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SWITCHBACK GRILLE & TRADING COMPANY

1149 Zion Park Blvd, Springdale, UT 84767-7762
+1 435-772-3700
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Overview
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good29%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“steak” (188 reviews)
“stuffed chicken” (18 reviews)
“scallops” (42 reviews)
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Seafood, American, Steakhouse, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
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1149 Zion Park Blvd, Springdale, UT 84767-7762
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Reviewed yesterday

We were ready to eat after traveling and hiking all day. We didn't have reservations, but we were seated right away. Our waitress was attentive and helpful. The bread before the meal was great! We had a berry salad and bacon-wrapped meatloaf. All the food...More

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Reviewed yesterday

Food good, service ok for once two people working. Prices good. Close to shuttle stop. You see all types of people from every part of the country and abroad.

Thank lhuff2121
Reviewed 3 days ago

I can't begin to describe to you the incredible experience it was eating the food at Switchback Grille. The chocolate banana bread pudding was transcendence for the mouth. This is a meal I will be thinking about until I can go again, which I am...More

Thank JAmesse12
Reviewed 4 days ago

This was our best culinary experience in Springdale. Great views! And lots of ambiance. Rosemary took good care of us and gave us the time needed between courses. Her recommendations about the scallop appetizer were spot on. And my stuffed jumbo shrimp with the cream...More

Thank Robnee187
Michael M, Owner at SWITCHBACK GRILLE & TRADING COMPANY, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

I want to thank you and your wife for joining us for a lovely dinner. It is fantastic that Rosemary's recommendations could truly hit the spot -- I will be sure to share your glowing remarks with her and pass along your feedback to the...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

What a great dining experience. Excellent food, great service and ambience while viewing one of the most beautiful areas of the world through the dining rooms picture windows. My wife had the shrimp and I had the stuffed chicken. Both fabulous. Quite a find in...More

Thank svisner
Michael M, Owner at SWITCHBACK GRILLE & TRADING COMPANY, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

I'm very pleased you and your wife had such an enjoyable dining experience with us. Thank you for coming in. We hope to see you again next time you're in the area. Sincerely, Michael M., Owner

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Very nice presentation and atmoaphere, but steaks were mediocre at best. We had the filet and the ribeye neither we're standouts. The chop salad was the best thing we ordered.More

Thank MichaelandTeres... G
Michael M, Owner at SWITCHBACK GRILLE & TRADING COMPANY, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Michael, Thank you for joining us for dinner. We take great pride in our steaks - serving USDA Prime beef from Creekstone Farms. Typically, we find great consistency with this purveyor so we would love to better understand you critique. We would love to hear...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I visited this restaurant two nights in a row because it was so amazing! The atmosphere was relaxing (jazz, classical music and Spanish guitar), gorgeous fitout and sensational food! We had the wagyu sirloin and the rib eye with a side of...More

Thank oshard
Michael M, Owner at SWITCHBACK GRILLE & TRADING COMPANY, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Oshard, I'm so pleased you had a wonderful dining experience. It's fantastic to hear that Robert could provide such exceptional service! I know he'll be just as appreciative as I am about your review, so I'll be sure to share this with him. Wishing you...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were beat after a long day hiking the trails at Zion. We sat down at the bar and had the perfect relaxing dinner and drinks thanks to the outstanding staff at Switchback. Not only were they friendly and helpful choosing what to eat they...More

Thank AdventureMonkey12
Michael M, Owner at SWITCHBACK GRILLE & TRADING COMPANY, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

I'm glad you enjoyed your dining experience with us. Thanks for coming in. We hope to see you again the next time you explore Zion. All the best, Michael M., Owner

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our son has rated them ‘Best restaurant in America!..’ Steak was cooked to perfection. Great food and great service from Traci

Thank teamDalhaug
Michael M, Owner at SWITCHBACK GRILLE & TRADING COMPANY, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

I am pleased we could live up to your son's rating -- I know Traci will appreciate your review just as much as I did. Thanks for stopping by for our steaks! Sincerely, Michael M., Owner

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were amazed at how pricey the place was for food that was just OK. There are so many other better restaurants in Zion. The atmosphere of the restaurant was depressing, dark and heavy. I wouldn't go back.More

Thank Louise N
Michael M, Owner at SWITCHBACK GRILLE & TRADING COMPANY, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Louise, I'm very sorry to hear about your visit. What you describe couldn't be further from the warm and welcoming atmosphere we're known for. Most find our atmosphere elegant and sophisticated. Thanks for your input. I hope you enjoyed the rest of your visit to...More

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Karen B
5 April 2018|
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Response from Peter K | Reviewed this property |
I would keep trying them as it could be very crowded that time of year, and yes great venue for a small reception.
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Vicki1962
4 November 2017|
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Response from Phyllis B | Reviewed this property |
I believe they do. I think I saw someone stop by the desk with an order. But call to be sure. Good luck!
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Rick W
30 August 2016|
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Response from Tylersmommy | Reviewed this property |
We made our reservations for 3 on the same day. I made it through Open Table. We were there the week after the Forth of July. If the park is really busy you might have to make it a few days before. I hope that helps.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$11 - US$35
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Buffet
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, View, Kids
Open Hours
Wednesday
17:00 - 20:30
Thursday
17:00 - 20:30
Friday
17:00 - 20:30
Saturday
17:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1149 Zion Park Blvd, Springdale, UT 84767-7762
  • Public Transportation: Switchback stop
  • Location: United States  >  Utah (UT)  >  Springdale
  • Phone Number: +1 435-772-3700
  • E-mail
Description
Nestled at the foot of the Watchman rock formation in Zion Canyon, Switchback Grille Steak & Fish House features hand-selected USDA Prime beef, Certified Angus Beef and a daily fresh fish menu that follows the seasons. Artfully prepared dishes, warm superior service, stunning views of the West Temple and a sophisticated southwest dining room come together for a truly unique dining experience. Additionally, Switchback offers full bar service with the area’s most extensive wine list. Banquet and catering services are available year round as well as a cozy sports grill with all of your pub favorites.
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