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Spotted Dog Cafe

428 Zion Park Blvd, Springdale, UT 84767-7701
+1 435-772-3244
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
428 Zion Park Blvd, Springdale, UT 84767-7701
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Reviewed yesterday

Located just outside the entrance to Zion National Park, this restaurant (connected to Flanigan's Lodge) was one of the best finds of our trip through the Southwest: truly fine cuisine and excellent service -- things we're not accustomed to finding around a lot of our...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Thomas F
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We had a great meal at this restaurant between Christmas and New Year. All the dishes were great! The trout, meatloaf and Salmon. The wait staff was good and kept the drinks full. Reservations are definitely a good idea at this restaurant as we couldn’t...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank erico152
Reviewed 5 days ago

We stayed at the hotel there and the breakfast was included but wow! Really good! Even if you're not staying there I would go there!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank williamLF
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I would highly recommend making a reservation. Our B&B host recommended this place and I was happy we made a reservation. There was a long wait when we walked in. The menu features some regional specials. I wanted to try a fish entree but went...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank gamjayoung
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We are from the city, so we are big critics of food. The dinner here was average. We were happy to be in out of the cold, and the view was beautiful from our table. My date ordered the meatloaf and I had a burger....More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank jennilynn52
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an expensive but excellent restaurant in Springdale. I would recommend getting reservations as it fills up quick.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank lizmulcahy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There are very few dining options at Zion and being that we are selective, it made it even harder to find a good place for dinner. Glad we found this restaurant on TripAdvisor! You would think seafood wouldn’t be good in the middle of the...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank pestman
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We chose this restaurant because of its name and reviews. Walking in, the hostess had no problem seating my family of 5 (3 kids under 8). She sat us in the back, which was fine. It was very obvious that our server was unhappy to...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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James W, General Manager at Spotted Dog Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to write about your experience here at The Spotted Dog Cafe. We pride ourselves in making all of our guests feel like they are special and that we are grateful for the opportunity to give them a world-class dining...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Christmas evening dinner. Food 10/10 Staff 10/10 Just go There is no faulting this place Mushroom entree- brilliant Wine list- extensive Burger- great Salmon- perfect Creme Brûlée- to die for There were locals and tourists alike. Obviously being Christmas Day Packed. Thank you to Kylie...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Tinks6666
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our Server, Ben, was very kind, helpful. Red trout was great. Nice setting and atmosphere. Descent prices and menu. parking.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Terri J
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November 18, 2018|
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Response from davidgE8297KG | Reviewed this property |
I doubt they do take-out. But they do offer a Thanksgiving Day feast, which requires reservations.
Barrie H
October 6, 2017|
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Response from James W | Property representative |
We traditionally do not feature live music in our dining room. Thank you for your inquiry.
Julie K
November 3, 2016|
Response from James W | Property representative |
Thank you for your inquiry. On Thanksgiving we are featuring an all you can eat Thanksgiving feast. Oven-Roasted Turkey Cranberry chutney Sage Stuffing Mashed Potatoes Turkey gravy Candied Sweet Potatoes Mexi-Corn... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$13 - $32
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Buffet
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Kids, Business meetings, Special occasions, Scenic view, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 428 Zion Park Blvd, Springdale, UT 84767-7701
  • Location: United States  >  Utah (UT)  >  Springdale
  • Phone Number: +1 435-772-3244
  • E-mail
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