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Zion Canyon Scenic Dr., 31/4 mi north of Canyon Junction, Zion National Park, UT
+1 435-772-3213
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Allendale, New Jersey
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257 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 149 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came down from the Angel's Landing hike hungry. We just beat bus loads of people arriving at the cafe so we didn't have to wait too long. Burgers were ok, fries were decent and we had some mango smoothies from the ice cream stand. Sat at a table on the patio under the red rocks

Thank Theresa C
Young, Australia
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19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had just come back from a hike at about 2:30. Thinking lunch is finished we will get a fast meal. NOPE. Nearly an hour. The lady making our order, lovely. But watching and waiting for our meal was extremely painful. The lady getting the meals ready, sooooooo Slowwwwww, we could have done another hike and still get back for... More 

Thank Mumoftrips
Dallas, Texas
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429 reviews
228 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The view is great. The food is not. This is cafeteria food: basic sandwiches, pizza, sides and drinks. Your and my fault for not packing a lunch. Sit outside and have a beer though, its great.

Thank Mikeyveck
Fort Worth, Texas
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470 reviews
292 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 330 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

We ate just one meal here, breakfast. I asked if I could get a fried egg? Nope, the eggs(?) come a frozen yellowish brick. Bagels tasted like they came from New York, several weeks earlier. The biscuits were...well, I wouldn't recommend eating them. Suggestion: Order a beer on tap, it's what's good for breakfast.

Thank Chuck N
Manalapan, New Jersey
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36 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 October 2016

Worst National Park food that my wife and I have ever had. (We've dined at quite an extensive number of national park cafes and restaurants) Ordered chicken breast sandwiches. Extremely low quality and poor taste. Below that of any fast food chain store. Both the chicken and sandwich were probably well beyond their respective shelf lifes. Avoid if possible.

Thank jkoft
Lexington, Kentucky
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29 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2016

We had spent 5 hours sightseeing and hiking and were ready to eat in Zion NP. We didn't really want a sit down meal so we decided to try the Castle Dome Grill and eat outside. They had the normal burger, hot dog, fries fare but also a few other sandwiches. I decided to try the chicken salad and was... More 

Thank Mlkearns
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741 reviews
418 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 219 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

This is a small cafeteria/cafe next to the shuttle stop. It's a quick and easy place to grab a burger, a snack, or a drink. After a long day of hiking, we stopped here for snacks and drinks, and enjoyed a relaxing break on the outdoor patio. The patio also has a small bar serving craft beers and coffee. The... More 

Thank ERFSU82
Tadley, United Kingdom
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53 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2016

If this wasn't the only choice on the scenic drive for a quick bite I suspect they would have been out of business a long time ago! The food was expensive, the burger we had was of the lowest quality. I'm a realist, and I don't expect everybody behind a till to be happy all the time (I doubt I... More 

1 Thank Ian D
Sunnyvale, CA
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372 reviews
180 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1,509 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 September 2016

The only place within Zion National Park along the Scenic Drive where you can get a quick eat. 1pm, temperatures in the low 80s, and it's only late April. I'm ready to eat a horse, after doing 4 hours of hiking up and back off the death defying Angels' Landing hike. I get off the free Park shuttle and walk... More 

1 Thank robert c
Ann Arbor, Michigan
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45 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

A quick serve, order at the counter lunch spot. Quick service, alright food. We ate there all four days we went into Zion. It was packed all four but there are enough tables outside that we got one every day. The food was basic- the hamburger was good but the pulled pork sandwich was tasteless and very chewy so avoid... More 

Thank Pete K

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
American, Cafe, Fast food
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Zion Canyon Scenic Dr., 31/4 mi north of Canyon Junction, Zion National Park, UT
  • Location: United States  >  Utah (UT)  >  Zion National Park
  • Phone Number: +1 435-772-3213

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?