(Francisco Kjolseth  |  The Salt Lake Tribune) The Salt Palace Convention Center in downtown Salt Lake City will house a pop-up liquor store, Feb. 16-18, during the NBA All-Star Game weekend. The Department of Alcoholic Beverage Services' commission approved the pop-up at its monthly meeting on Thursday, Jan. 26, 2023.

Pop-up liquor store aimed at NBA All-Star weekend visitors

By Sean P. Means | January 27, 2023, 12:06 a.m.

(Sean P. Means  |  The Salt Lake Tribune) The now-vacated space where Flatbread Neapolitan Pizzeria once occupied, in the 2100 Sugarhouse building in Salt Lake City, on Jan. 25, 2023.

After 10 years, an authentic pizzeria closes in Sugar House

By Sean P. Means | January 26, 2023, 1:00 p.m.

(Sean P. Means  |  The Salt Lake Tribune) The Pine Nut Chocolate bar by Heber-based Ritual Chocolate has been nominated for a Good Food Award. Winners will be announced April 21, 2023.

Two Utah food products are finalists for major national awards

By Stuart Melling | January 17, 2023, 1:59 p.m.

(Trent Nelson  |  The Salt Lake Tribune) The Salt Republic at Hyatt Regency Salt Lake City, which held a grand opening ceremony on Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2022.

Looking for an elegant dinner for two? Here are three downtown Salt Lake City options.

By Heather L. King | January 16, 2023, 1:07 p.m.

(Dos Olas Cantina) Churro ice cream sandwiches are a dessert available at Dos Olas Cantina in Park City's Canyons Village.

These Utah restaurants are making desserts to kick off a sweet new year

By Heather L. King | January 12, 2023, 1:00 p.m.

(Francisco Kjolseth | The Salt Lake Tribune) Brooks Kirchheimer, co-owner of Hearth and Hill group, is pictured on Wednesday, Dec. 7, 2022, as they get ready to open Salt Lake City’s newest restaurant Urban Hill, a 72,000-square-foot restaurant in the new Post District at 550 S. 300 West.

New restaurant, new neighborhood, but a home-like feeling at SLC’s Urban Hill

By Stefene Russell | January 8, 2023, 1:00 p.m.

(Illustration by Chris Samuels | The Salt Lake Tribune) A collection of photographs of mushrooms submitted to The Tribune by members of the Mushrooms of Utah Facebook group. Photos submitted by Brandee Aragon, Korbin Haveron, Raymond Smithson, Tyler Hacking, Ethan Macintosh, Jennie Frandsen, Tama Anderson, Morgan Hansen and Sage Chatterton.

How mushrooms are touching all aspects of Utah culture, from house bills to nature

By Palak Jayswal | January 5, 2023, 9:07 p.m.

(Rick Egan | The Salt Lake Tribune) Elisabeth Osmeloski pours an Original Sin Black Widow at The Scion Cider Bar, on Wednesday, Dec. 28, 2022.

Despite Utah’s weird liquor laws, we now have one of the handful of hard cider bars in America — and there’s 250 ciders to choose from

By Stefene Russell | January 3, 2023, 11:02 p.m.

(Rick Egan | The Salt Lake Tribune) A customer plays the "Toy Story 4" pinball game at Lit Arcade Bar, in Ogden, on Thursday, Dec. 15, 2022. The bar received its liquor license on Nov. 17, 2022, after months of waiting, and opened just days after securing the license.

An Ogden bar spotlights pinball machines, both classic games and new ones

By Stefene Russell | December 29, 2022, 1:00 p.m.

(Christopher Willard | ABC) Jung Song and Dok Kwon pitch their Utah company, Cupbop, on ABC's reality show "Shark Tank." The episode is scheduled to air Monday, May 2, 2022.

A look at what happened in Utah’s food scene this year — and what the coming year may hold

By Stefene Russell | December 28, 2022, 4:45 p.m.

(Francisco Kjolseth | The Salt Lake Tribune) The new members only social club, Edison House at 355 S. 200 West in Salt Lake City is pictured on Friday, Dec. 16, 2022. Featuring in part - two full service restaurants, five unique bar spaces, a billiards room, gym and rooftop swimming pool, the 30,000-square-foot space is spread out over three stories in the heart of downtown.

Edison House, Salt Lake’s new private social club, opens its doors

By Stefene Russell | December 22, 2022, 4:08 p.m.

(Scott Sommerdorf  | The Salt Lake Tribune ) Utah's liquor commission has shut down plans to allow sales of minibottles, after being told by legislative leaders that it's "a major alcohol policy issue" — and, for that reason, is a decision to be made by the Utah Legislature.

Legislators take the Utah minibottle decision away from DABS board

By Stefene Russell | December 20, 2022, 10:18 p.m.

(Lebo Design) Italian Graffiti opened in late November 2022, at 156 S. 400 West, Salt Lake City, in The Gateway shopping center.

Italian Graffiti’s chef draws inspiration from his grandmother’s kitchen

By Stefene Russell | December 18, 2022, 1:00 p.m.

(Andrew Kooyman) Stopping by the Blind Miner for a pre-lap fix is a tradition for a lot of Brighton riders. Try a Majestic Mint for some chocolatey, minty, coffee goodness. Hot chocolate versions are available for the kids.

Need to slake your thirst after a day on the slopes in Utah? Here are your best options.

By Julie Jag | December 16, 2022, 4:07 p.m.

(Chip Cookies) Sarah Wilson, co-founder of Chip Cookies, and Heather Gay, cast member of "The Real Housewives of Salt Lake City," have collaborated on a holiday cookie.

Chip dodges Utah ‘cookie wars,’ teams up with one of the ‘Real Housewives’

By Stefene Russell | December 14, 2022, 1:00 p.m.

(Trent Nelson  |  Salt Lake Tribune file photo) Christmas decorations at Franck's Restaurant in Holladay in 2021. The restaurant will be offering a prix fixe meal on Christmas Eve 2022; reservations are full, but slots are being offered for the waiting list.

Here are the Utah restaurants to get Christmas dinner, sit-down or takeout

By Stefene Russell | December 19, 2022, 4:39 p.m.

(Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) ¡Molly Kohrman en BROWNIES! ¡BROWNIES! ¡BROWNIES! en Salt Lake City el lunes 5 de diciembre de 2022.

Más restaurantes de Utah están a punto de cerrar debido a los costos de los alimentos, problemas de personal y problemas en la cadena de suministro

By Stefene Russell | December 8, 2022, 11:41 p.m.

(Trent Nelson  |  The Salt Lake Tribune) Molly Kohrman at BROWNIES! BROWNIES! BROWNIES! in Salt Lake City on Monday, Dec. 5, 2022.

More Utah restaurants are on the brink of closing due to food costs, staffing problems and supply chain woes

By Stefene Russell | December 12, 2022, 10:45 p.m.

(Courtesy of The Recipe Critic) Utah County-based recipe developer and food blogger Alyssa Rivers, founder of the website "The Recipe Critic."

How a Utah widow built a food blogging empire

By Stefene Russell | December 8, 2022, 5:33 p.m.

(Trent Nelson  |  The Salt Lake Tribune) The ground-floor location for Urban Hill, a new restaurant in downtown Salt Lake City, seen on Nov. 30, 2022. The restaurant, one of the first businesses set to open in the new Post District development, is scheduled to open Dec. 15, 2022.

Take a peek at the first Salt Lake City location for Park City’s Hearth and Hill team

By Stefene Russell | December 4, 2022, 1:00 p.m.