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Whiptail Grill

$$ - $$$Mexican, ,
445 Zion Park Blvd, Springdale, UT 84767-7701
+1 435-772-0283
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“spaghetti squash” (144 reviews)
“chile relleno” (149 reviews)
“fish tacos” (148 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Grill, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
445 Zion Park Blvd, Springdale, UT 84767-7701
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Really close to park entrance. Parking on site. Really good carne asada tacos large portions. A definite repeat.

Thank Mark F
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Came with three little kids after a day hiking zion national park. They had chicken strips with rice and we had tacos, chicken and beef. Everything was deliciouse

Thank Ayala A
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Some of of the best Mexican I have had with amazing views of the mountains from any seat you choose if you choose to sit outside! Easy walk from the park entrance or cable mountain resort

Thank Courtenay D
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Friendly laidback staff, nice vibe, good local beers, and decent Mexican food. Located on the main drag but far enough from the road for pleasing outdoor dining. Try the chili telle nos with goat cheese — excellent.

Thank Puppydo
Reviewed 1 week ago

We parked in Springdale for our day at Zion and were lucky to stumble upon this place at the end of our day. Sitting outside in this eclectic atmosphere with beautiful rock formations in the background, we enjoyed some very good food and service. The...More

Thank John L
Reviewed 1 week ago

I recommend this place for quality food and service. Good beer selection, try the evolution pale ale. My wife had the pulled pork sandwich, which I tried, was delicious and seems to be a favorite.

Thank Stevelcrosser
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went to Whiptail because it was so close to where we were staying...we were very surprised and pleased at the quality and freshness of our meals! The carne asada steak tacos were so flavorful...even the salsa that came with chips was delicious....pulled pork tacos...More

Thank tkzimm
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Truely food to sink your teeth into. The service was very friendly and warm, felt like family. The goat cheese and chili relleno was a wonderful starter that just added to the exceptional angus beef tacos. A most stop.

Thank Brian A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have travelled to Zion many times over the years and this place never disappoints! There's always something new and interesting and we walk away full and very satisfied every time. We highly recommend the Whiptail Grill!

Thank mmcnelly
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The restaurant was crowded the night we were there. It offers better price options than similar restaurants in the area. Because of the wait time to get in we ordered to go and got the appetiser quesadillas, which were delicious and large enough for another...More

Thank jw44442016
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Questions & Answers
November 29, 2016|
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Response from zicanman | Property representative |
yes Whiptail serves beer and wine but not a full bar.. thanks
Elizabeth C
October 11, 2015|
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Response from lornadoone55 | Reviewed this property |
its extremely casual- and small- I would just head there early to be assured you get a table if you are in a rush. most seating seemed to be outside.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $17
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Accepts American Express, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Scenic view, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 445 Zion Park Blvd, Springdale, UT 84767-7701
  • Location: United States  >  Utah (UT)  >  Springdale
  • Phone Number: +1 435-772-0283
  • E-mail
A green approach to fine food with a casual atmoshpere and price. Featuring Southwestern, Asian, Burgers, and Vegetarian fare. Everything housemade and prepared fresh daily. Beer and Wine menu available. Enjoy the large covered patio seating and the spectacular surrounding views of Zion National Park.
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