Salt Lake City has been gifted with amazing weather. In any season, the city enjoys unjust amounts of sunny days and low humidity. Though the summers can get quite toasty - and the winters quite chilly - you’ll nevertheless find an occasion for outdoor dining in all seasons. After all, nothing feels better than pleasant, summer evening air - or a warm patio on a sunny, winter afternoon.
When choosing a destination for your next outdoor meal, you’ll first have to determine your goals, in terms of cuisine and formality. If you’re looking for a refined and romantic dinner, consider visiting one of the city’s best New American, farm-to-table restaurants, Em’s. Located within walking distance of the Capitol Building, this restaurant offers some of the city’s most enjoyable outdoor dining - as well as some of its freshest meals.
Another of the top recommendations for any occasion is Cafe Trio. This modern Italian gem stands just north of the 9th and 9th intersection. Offering a spacious patio with an elegant and user-friendly menu, Trio avails itself to those craving a light salad, as well as to those hankering for a four-course meal. In the heat of the summer, Trio also cools its patio with an amazingly pleasant misting system.