6 Top Places to Eat In Park City For a Destination Date Night

Park City is more than a destination for outdoor fun. Our quaint town is also ideal for a little vacation romance. If you want to treat your loved one to some of our epicurean delights while visiting Park City, read on for the best date night restaurants.

Romantic Places to Eat in Park City

From Italian cuisine with rustic charm to locally sourced eats, Southwestern fare, and more, these six alluring establishments are perfect for sharing with your special someone.

1. tupelo Park City

tupelo is known not only for its delicious dishes but also for its sustainable practices. Chef Matt Harris has traveled the globe to learn culinary techniques from small and artisanal producers. The result is a globally-inspired menu that treats each ingredient with respect.  

Why It’s Perfect for a Date Night: A classy dining room and warm ambiance is the perfect excuse to get dolled up for a night on the town.

Must Order: You’ll notice that tupelo’s menu rotates frequently. However, its signature dish is always available—flaking, buttery, house-made biscuits with a side of honey butter.

2. Chimayo Park City

Chimayo will have you rethinking everything you thought you knew about Southwestern cuisine. Its menu pulls flavors and ingredients from southern Mexico up to Utah. You’ll find surprising ingredients, like blueberries alongside jalapeno-feta cheese and papaya with pasilla chile vinaigrette.

Why It’s Perfect for a Date Night: Authentic Mexican decor and unique Old World New Mexico character makes for a unique experience.

Must Order: No matter what entree you choose, pair your meal with one of Chimayo’s famous margaritas. The house margarita is award-winning, and for a spicy kick, try the serrano chile version. 

Two margaritas with some spice.

3. Grappa Park City

If exquisite Italian fare is your idea of a perfect meal, then Grappa is for you. Their rustic menu pays homage to some of Italy’s most loved flavors and dishes. You’ll discover classics like calamari fritti, eggplant parmesan, bolognese, and gnocchi, all prepared with finesse. 

Why It’s Perfect for a Date Night: Romantic, Italian farmhouse vibes and a lovely outdoor patio for warm mountain evenings is perfectly indulgent.  

Must Order: Grappa’s grape and gorgonzola salad with roasted walnuts helped put this restaurant on the culinary map, so be sure to enjoy this one-of-a-kind dish. 

4. Blind Dog Park City

Seafood abounds at this popular restaurant located away from Main Street. The eclectic menu boasts stunning Thai-style whole snapper, some of the best sushi in Park City, and more seafood delights. You’ll also find exceptional steaks and a juicy Kobe beef burger. 

Why It’s Perfect for a Date Night: It has one of the most extensive wine lists in Park City. 

Must Order: Oysters. You can choose from west or east coast oysters—or order both—and have them freshly shucked. 

Oysters on a serving plate.

5. Twisted Fern Park City

Twisted Fern, one of our town’s most loved restaurants, serves seasonal dishes bursting with locally-sourced ingredients. The establishment's philosophy is simple: to create conscientious New American cuisine. That dedication is felt in each dish. The menu changes often, so you know everything is made fresh with local products. 

Why It’s Perfect for a Date Night: Stunning mountain scenery as a romantic backdrop for your meal.

Must Order: While Twisted Fern’s menu changes with the season, you can usually find local trout as one of their more consistent offers. A recent version featured black rice, quinoa, and delicata squash pilaf with a tarragon vinaigrette. 

6. Windy Ridge Cafe Park City

Windy Ridge is known for their insanely good baked goods, but its dinner is not to be missed. This cafe focuses on elevated comfort, serving cozy eats like meatloaf and chicken and biscuits. You’ll also find lighter fare, such as salmon and trout entrees.

Why It’s Perfect for a Date Night: It boasts delectable desserts and low-key, off-the-beaten-path location.

Must Order: Onion ring tower. If you come to Windy Ridge for one thing only, get this cozy comfort food. It’s life-changing.

An onion ring tower.

Luxury Park City Lodging for a Romantic Getaway 

Pair your destination date night with a premiere rental designed to enhance your couples time in Park City.

Main Street Lodging for Romantic Adventures

Looking to stay in the heart of downtown so you can enjoy gallery strolls, access to restaurants, and still be close to the Town Lift? These Main Street properties are your key to a destination date rental:

Park City Lodging Westgate rental bedroom with hot tub.

Beautiful Rentals with Romantic Amenities:

Sometimes the best thing about date night is returning to your luxurious rental—or never leaving in the first place. These properties offer hot tubs, cozy fireplaces, and scenic views.

Park City Lodging Woodside 11 living room.

Discover Premiere Properties in Park City

Explore more luxury rentals to complement your time in Park City. Whether you are looking for vacation rentals downtown or mountainside retreats, Park City Lodging has the rental to make your vacation perfect. Contact us to learn more about our stellar properties and to book your reservation.

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Published by Park City Lodging
Thursday, January 5, 2023