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15 E South Temple, Temple Square, Salt Lake City, UT 84150
+1 801-539-3346
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Brigham City, Utah
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102 reviews 102 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014 NEW

This is a light to heavy snack bar with generous ;portions and decent quality offerings. Right on the Temple fountain area. Could be a high priced tourist ripoff, but no, this place gives you your money's worth. It is tasty and good. Self refills on pop so you won't leave thirsty, no matter how hot it may be outside.

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South Jordan, Utah
11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

The food is good, and easily accessible if you are sightseeing on Temple Square. It is located off the magnificent lobby of the Joseph Smith Memorial Building (old Hotel Utah). It is cafeteria style with fresh, good food and food can be eaten inside, at tables outside off Temple Square, or to go.

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Provo, Utah
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

Nauvoo cafe is a must eat restaurant, especially when visiting Temple Square. It's in a great location! My favorite is their 1/2 soup 1/2 sandwich combo. My favorite time to go is during the winter after walking through the the lit up Temple Square grounds - they have the best hot chocolate!

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Provo, Utah, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

I did an internship on Temple Square and loved this little cafe, couldn't have functioned without it. I recommend their breakfast omelets and the cookies. OH the cookies! Delicious big things for not a bad price. You'll especially want to stop by in the winter for some of their hot chocolate. Writing this is making me hungry.

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Edmond, OK
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72 reviews 72 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

The food here was fantastic. I don't like bread pudding but would go again for the raspberry one they had. The mint brownie was wonderful, and the chocolate chip cookies melt in your mouth. One of our party had the turkey pot pie - she couldn't believe the size of the turkey chunks in it. The tomato soup was great... More 

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Los Banos, California
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171 reviews 171 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

We were in Salt Lake City doing some family history research. This restaurant is located in a perfect location. Not far from the history center and close to some major retailers in case you want to do some shopping. It's a cafeteria-style experience with congenial wait staff. We each had the 1/2 sandwich and soup of the day. It was... More 

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34 reviews 34 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Ate here for lunch while on a conference in Salt Lake City. Close to Temple Square. Cafeteria style.....go through line with a tray and order and move down the line to pay. I ordered the chicken salad sandwich and potato/cabbage soup and it was perfect. The sandwich was the best chicken salad I have had in a restaurant. The bread... More 

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Salt Lake City, Utah
17 reviews 17 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

We love eating here at lunchtime whenever we visit SL. It's not as fast as other places, & I avoid busy periods - but it's also not the poor quality of fast food either, it's yummy and fresh and a great view from the windows is a plus!

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46 reviews 46 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014 via mobile

We lived in SLC 44 years ago and the Joseph Smith Center was the Hotel Utah at that time. The Nauvoo captures all the elegance of those days and serves a very good turkey pot pie. We will return.

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Woodbury, Minnesota
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25 reviews 25 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

We were looking for a quick and reasonably priced lunch spot in SLC. The line was a bit slow (at 1:00 pm on a Saturday) and the food was good, but nothing exotic or pushing the envelope. It satisfied our needs, but I wouldn't back a special point to go back.

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Additional Information about Nauvoo Cafe

Address: 15 E South Temple, Temple Square, Salt Lake City, UT 84150
Phone Number: +1 801-539-3346
Location: United States  >  Utah (UT)  >  Salt Lake City
Open Hours:
Monday 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Cuisine: American

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