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The Park Cafe

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American, Cafe, Contemporary
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604 E 1300 S, Salt Lake City, UT 84105-1113
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Layton, Utah
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

My wife and I had breakfast here and the food was awesome. When we arrived, there was a good line to be seated, but we were surprised how quickly they moved through it. My wife had the breakfast sandwich and I had the Michigan Hash. Our food came out fast, hot, and tasted great. The bill was very reasonable as... More 

Thank Carmikey
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Being right next to a giant park and what I think is the Zoo makes this an ideal spot for families. We were with our college age son but enjoyed the setting. Service was very good and our food came out within 7-8 minutes of ordering! The outdoor seating area is just so-so but they do have some.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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12 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Next to the beautiful park, it's really amazing spot to hang out with friends or family for "petit déjeuner". The food is so tasty and the spicy chai tea is really good. The price is very competitive. Very popular place so queuing is expected. Je reviendrai (I'll be back)

Thank pham_dv
Provo, Utah
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Took my wife to The Park Cafe for her birthday breakfast, as we had heard (and read) good things. I'll tell you right now, if you have a big party (large amount of people), don't go here. Parking is a nightmare, and the building itself is small. Those were really the only things I didn't like about it. The service... More 

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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I stopped in to see about breakfast after our flight in from Michigan....had to wait 30 minutes to get seated but it was worth it. The reviews weren't wrong...great food at reasonable prices and excellent service...so good we made this our lunch stop on our way back to the airport four days later!

Thank Larry H
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Trendy but cheap cafe in a nice location overlooking a Park. It will be busy when you go but the service is quick and pleasant staff. The food is very good, we had Porridge and a traditional American breakfast. The portion was plentiful and well presented.

Thank Martynwo
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21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It's been about 20 years since we've been at the Park Cafe. They went through a period where it wasn't very good. Those days are over. It's a very small cafe so when we arrived on Saturday morning we expected a long wait. What was said to be 15 minutes wait turned out to be less than 5. The super... More 

Thank Ickibod
Salt Lake City, Utah
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 11, 2016 via mobile

I went to The Park Cafe after a trip to the aviary with my family. I was so impressed with how kind the staff were to our group of 3 adults and 4 small children. They brought animal crackers, crayons, and coloring pages for the little ones. The food was really reasonably priced, the portions were huge, and the quality... More 

Thank MRH08
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 8, 2016 via mobile

We had a good meal here. Not amazing but solid. We ended up with what felt like 8 different servers which was amusing but confusing. Friendly service but not very organized. The French toast was good. We both had the hash which was decent. Pretty much felt like solid diner food. Nothing that made me itch to go back. Ingredients... More 

Thank robkolar
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 8, 2016

Just had the opportunity to discover this gem in Salt Lake City yesterday. If you are a breakfast lover, the Park Cafe will not disappoint. Portions are more than ample, the service is great and the quality of the food incredible. It's easy to find just on the south side of Liberty Park. I was there on a weekday and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
American, Cafe, Contemporary
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 604 E 1300 S, Salt Lake City, UT 84105-1113
  • Location: United States  >  Utah (UT)  >  Salt Lake City
  • Phone Number: 801-487-1670

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?