Category Archives: Best Date Night Restaurant

Roosters Brewing Co

Roosters is a  family owned restaurant & brewery opened by Kym and Pete Buttschardt on Historic 25th Street in Downtown Ogden  in 1994. Roosters in Layton opened in 2005.  Boasting a wide array of menu options, locally brewed beers & brunch on Sundays. A local Ogden favorite for as long as they’ve been opened, Roosters Brewing Co. has something for everyone. Can take reservations, good for groups or parties, kid friendly, catering options & to-go/takeout available.

253 25th St
Ogden, UT 84401
(801) 627-6171


Read our review at, our spotlight with bartender Cory Birkholz at and our spotlight with brewer assistant John Springer at

2012 Best Burgers: 2nd Place
2012 Best Date Night Restaurant: 2nd Place
2012 Best Family Friendly Restaurant: 3rd Place
2012 Best Local Brew: Winner

Sonora Grill

Sonora Grill is unique—an independent restaurant that serves regional Mexican cuisine in a refined atmosphere with unparalleled customer service. Sonora Grill features Utah’s first ceviche bar, catering, full bar and lounge, private banquet room, private party room, and take-out.

2310 Kiesel Avenue
Ogden, UT 84401
(801) 393-1999


Read our review at

2012 Best Date Night Restaurant: 4th Place
2012 Best Mexican: 2nd Place

Slackwater Pub & Pizzeria

Justin Gumm & Krissann Smith are the Owners of Slackwater Pub & Pizzeria.  They both have 20+ years of experience in the restauraunt industry.  They have done everything from manage to dishwash over the years, but most of thier experience is front of the house.  It’s always been a dream of thier’s to open & run thier own restaurant. Located next to Bingham Cyclery and the Ogden River, Slackwater Pub & Pizzeria offers delicious food with amazing views accompanied by Ogden’s best beer selection.

1895 Washington Blvd
Ogden, UT 84401
(801) 399-0637


Read our review at

2012 Best Breakfast/Brunch: 6th Place
2012 Best Date Night Restaurant: 3rd Place
2012 Best Pizza: 3rd Place
2012 Best Hang Out Bar: 2nd Place
2012 Best Local Brew: 4th Place

Tona Sushi

Located on Historic 25th Street in Ogden, Utah, Tona provides a big city taste in a friendly and relaxed setting.

Choose between the main dining area, the semi-private guest room, or watch chef’s creations first hand at the sushi bar.  Experience unique and original creations using only the freshest fish and truly authentic ingredients.

Tona supports local farm fresh produce.  Chefs at Tona create dishes around seasonal goods.  Guests who come to Tona can expect to savor dishes they have not tried before.  Their menu also offers inventive and tasty grilled and tempura items for those looking for more traditional fare.

210 25th St
Ogden, UT 84401
(801) 622-8662


Read our spotlight at

2012 Best Date Night Restaurant: Winner
2012 Best Sushi: Winner

Union Grill

Located in Union Station, their  friendly staff will gladly take care of all of your reservation needs for all events held in one of the many charming rooms at Ogden’s Historic Union Station or at a location of your choice. They also carry a special permit for providing cocktail and wine service at the Station.

2501 Wall Ave
Ogden, UT 84401
(801) 621-2830


2012 Best Family Friendly Restaurant: 2nd Place