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Whiptail Grill

$$ - $$$Mexican, ,
445 Zion Park Blvd, Springdale, UT 84767-7701
+1 435-772-0283
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good32%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“spaghetti squash” (142 reviews)
“enchiladas” (255 reviews)
“creme brulee” (52 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Grill, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
445 Zion Park Blvd, Springdale, UT 84767-7701
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great food at Zion National Park! Actually, restaurant is located in Springdale right before parks entrance. We randomly stumbled upon Whiptail Grille and were pleasantly surprised. Our server Wendy was very nice and personable. The food was delicious and so were the chips and salsa....More

Thank glennrr
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a great place. The staff was friendly and helpful when we asked about some hikes in Zion. The food was amazing. We got the shrimp tacos (they grilled the tortillas, and the shrimp was delicious) and the chicken burger (best chicken burger we’ve had),...More

Thank Deven L
Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

Indoor and outdoor seating. Recommend outside for the beautiful view. They have heaters if it’s chilly out. I got the Mexican pizza with shrimp and my husband got the squash enchilada. Both were excellent. They serve alcohol and there’s a neat shop attached with souvenirs....More

Thank Christinajoanna
Reviewed 2 December 2017

This was one of our better eating experiences in Springdale. Had the beef tacos. The trick with all the restaurants is to go early (get there by 6pm). We got seated inside (it was chilly the week of Thanksgiving). Starts to fill up after 6...More

Thank AustinRindy
Reviewed 27 November 2017

Amazing views and terrific food!! I loved it and would recommend to anyone. One word of advice, check with your server as when they say spicy they aren't kidding!!

Thank heathhansn
Reviewed 19 November 2017

Strongly recommend eating here as the food is great as is the service. Had dinner twice here, and enjoyed both Mexican dishes. Wonderful to sit outside to see the fabulous skies while having superb food. Would go back in an instant when I am next...More

Thank James S
Reviewed 12 November 2017

This was one of my favorite meals during our 12 day trip in Utah. The restaurant and atmosphere itself is unique, as it is in an old gas station. The outdoor dining is covered by the old gas station pump roof. Service was friendly. Everything...More

1  Thank Melissa K
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

In a town filled with diners and burger joints, it’s refreshing to have some creative dishes served at the Whiptail. At first glance, the restaurant doesn’t look like much as it was clearly an old gas station with tables on the patio, a few seats...More

Thank chopstkchk
Reviewed 11 November 2017

Our early November trip was warm enough to sit outside under the canopy and enjoy a really good meal. I ordered the famous goat cheese chili relleno and husband had nachos. Both were very good and very large portions. Our experience with Springdale in general...More

Thank Julie B
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Doesnt look like much from the outside, but the food is amazing and prices were fair. Perfect place for lunch

Thank 514patrickd_21
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Questions & Answers
30 November 2016|
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Response from zicanman | Property representative |
yes Whiptail serves beer and wine but not a full bar.. thanks
Elizabeth S
12 October 2015|
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Response from lornadoone55 | Reviewed this property |
its extremely casual- and small- I would just head there early to be assured you get a table if you are in a rush. most seating seemed to be outside.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$17
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Accepts American Express, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, View, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 7:15 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 445 Zion Park Blvd, Springdale, UT 84767-7701
  • Location: United States  >  Utah (UT)  >  Springdale
  • Phone Number: +1 435-772-0283
  • E-mail
A green approach to fine food with a casual atmoshpere and price. Featuring Southwestern, Asian, Burgers, and Vegetarian fare. Everything housemade and prepared fresh daily. Beer and Wine menu available. Enjoy the large covered patio seating and the spectacular surrounding views of Zion National Park.
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