Category Archives: Best Family Friendly Restaurant

Pop’s Burgers

Pops is a 50’s-60’s style Malt Shop located in Ogden, Utah with friendly, personal service, good oldies music from an authentic Jukebox, and great food! They keep the atmosphere light and entertaining, with fun dancing by our enthusiastic employees, an old-time pinball machine from 1962, and their dynamic and comedic owner/operator, Jim Powell.

310 E 12 St
Ogden, UT 84401
(801) 737-9067


Read our spotlight at

2012 Best Burgers: 5th Place

Karen’s Cafe

Karen’s Cafe offers casual dining, breakfast lunch and dinner- but they are best known for their delicious breakfast and brunch options!

195 25th street
Ogden, UT 84401


Read our review at

2012 Best Breakfast/Brunch: 2nd Place
2012 Best Family Friendly Restaurant: 5th Place

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

Rovali’s Ristorante Italiano

Rovali’s Ristorante is a family owned and operated Italian restaurant.  They strive for the very best and authentic Italian food.  They also strive for the perfect Italian eating experience; from the ambiance to our service.  They want you to feel right at home when you visit our restaurant!

Rovali’s is unique in many ways.  They have a full service Espresso bar and we have a wide variety of drinks to choose from.  They also make their desserts from scratch.  Andrea is their baker and one of the owners.  She brings an incredible talent for your palette.  Chef Ro has more than 20 years of experience in cooking fine Italian Cuisine.  They call him the Master of Spice for his unmatched cooking style.

Entertainment has always been part of the Rovali’s experience.  They bring in live music every Friday and Saturday night from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. ( 7:00 to 9:00 during summer months) for your enjoyment.  They have some of the best local artists and their talent pool keeps growing!

174 25th St
Ogden, UT 84401
(801) 394-1070


2012 Best Date Night Restaurant: 5th Place
2012 Best Family Friendly Restaurant: 6th Place
2012 Best Local Coffee: 5th Place
2012 Best Local Sweets: 5th Place
2012 Best Pizza: 5th Place
2012 Best Local Venue: 6th Place

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