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The Roof Restaurant

15 E South Temple Fl 10, Joseph Smith Memorial Building, Salt Lake City, UT 84150-9002
+1 801-539-1911
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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15 E South Temple Fl 10, Joseph Smith Memorial Building, Salt Lake City, UT 84150-9002
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Reviewed today

I brought a Tour Group to The Roof Restaurant while touring through Salt Lake City and Temple Square. This meal was a trip highlight for my group, they all gave it rave reviews! Not only was the menu selection high end (crab legs, shrimp, prime...More

Thank DDT17
Reviewed 3 days ago

This is a must visit restaurant in Salt Lake City. Dinner was $42 a person, but definitely worth the price for what you get. The meal is a all you can eat buffet on the top floor of a tall building. There were at least...More

Thank Jennie J
Reviewed 4 days ago

My husband and I were traveling with a bus load of seniors and we had a wonderful buffet dinner here. They had tons to choose from, including about 25 or so desserts! And shrimp and crab legs! Table settings were formal and the wait service...More

Thank Norma W
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This restaurant is elegant fine dining, awesome view of temple square, great food with a large selection of food, excellent service, and a beautiful atmosphere with a pianist playing the whole time we were there!

Thank Becky S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was an excellent restaurant buffet style but the food was different and great, great service and a great view

Thank Anne F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

i LOVED the piano music that permeated the setting. The food was laid out so more than just a couple people could access it quickly.

Thank Genevieve G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Group dinner for tour passengers was had in this class restaurant in the sky. The dinner was a buffet and the best fare on display. Eat as much as you want ! Just brilliant.

Thank mrdoody06
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The staff made sure we were taken care of and quite attentive and responsive. The view was beautiful, even though it’s only 10th floor. The food was good, but not awesome. At $48 per person, I was expecting a meal that was superb, not average....More

Thank DoMorrow
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

So I’m writing this review of the Roof Restaurant watching a couple on tv try to find a home in Minnesota. The guy is looking for a shower with room enough to nap. I didn’t think I ate that much tonight. Maybe I did. On...More

2  Thank Matthew T
Reviewed May 11, 2018 via mobile

This is a fixed price buffet. $42 per adult. There is a wide selection of food. The view is fantastic, right over the Temple. The staff is very friendly, and generally a very happy group of young people. There is a piano playing soft music....More

Thank Robert H
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November 5, 2017|
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Response from THT000 | Reviewed this property |
I took this from their website 11/6/17: $42.00 per person, $18.00 for youth 7-11 years, and $9.00 for children 4-6 years Price increases on special event nights, which include: November 25-January 2. Price does not include... More
November 5, 2017|
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Response from Chef545 | Reviewed this property |
$42.00 per person, $18.00 for youth 7-11 years, and $9.00 for children 4-6 years
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March 6, 2017|
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Response from NEVERSLIPAGAIN | Reviewed this property |
Depends on the day part. If it's dinner I'd go business to dress. If it's earlier in the day, business casual is fine. It is a favorite of locals but tourists as well so you'll see people in jeans and T-Shirts up to full on... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$25 - $100
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Buffet
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Business meetings, Scenic view, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 E South Temple Fl 10, Joseph Smith Memorial Building, Salt Lake City, UT 84150-9002
    (State Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Utah (UT)  >  Salt Lake City
  • Phone Number: +1 801-539-1911
The Roof Restaurant is a fine dining gourmet buffet, priced at $42.00 per adult. We are open for dinner starting at 5:00 p.m. Monday- Saturday. The menu includes our renowned dessert buffet and exciting international cuisine along with traditional favorites that differ on a daily basis.
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