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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%
Travellers talk about
“spaghetti squash” (143 reviews)
“enchiladas” (244 reviews)
“creme brulee” (51 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM Hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Grill, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
445 Zion Park Blvd, Springdale, UT 84767-7701
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Avoid,avoid,avoid!! You have been warned! Worst experience ever in dining I spoke to the hostess and server “BJ” before ordering that I was gluten free. Ordered gluten free tacos . I have a true allergy,not a fashion motivated diet. I took one bite and it...More

1  Thank SirAlanFL
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a one of the very "unassuming" (putting it politely) dining establishments just outside the entrance to Zion National Park in Springdale, Utah. It features extensive outdoor seating, because its interior is tiny. So don't expect any "atmosphere." But the food is great. Our...More

Thank Projournalist
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Quirky place. Sat outside. Really friendly waitress. I had a very acceptable prawn burrito and my husband had a beef burrito. He got quite a poorly tum about an hour after eating it. May be a coincidence but I notice a similar review from a...More

Thank Sharon G
Reviewed 5 days ago

It may not look like much, but we enjoyed our tacos and the staff was great! I got the fish tacos and was able to substitute fries for the salad :)

Thank Inger N
Reviewed 6 days ago

Had lunch here. We had chips and guacamole to start. The guac was really good! Was reasonably priced for Springdale and is a favorite of the locals

Thank jody5
Reviewed 1 week ago

They drew me in with the spaghetti squash enchiladas! Nice to sit outdoors (indoor seating also available, but a much better view outside!) and enjoy some healthy fare.

Thank CarlaH606
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you want to reward yourself for hiking Angels Landing and part of the Narrows and burning off 1000 calories, then go to Whiptail Grill to celebrate! Whiptail is a funky little place that used to be a gas station and is now serving up...More

Thank TNT51
Reviewed 1 week ago

We loved the food, and service. Quaint old gas station, excellent fresh foods and good beers. All loved, 26 year old sons and both of us in our 50s.

Thank computerpals
Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate here after hiking the narrows and chose it partly because it was walking distance from the hotel. No margaritas is a little disappointing but par for the course for Utah's liquor laws. Chicken enchiladas were good, filling. Fire asada tacos are REALLY hot....More

Thank dj93496
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We arrived at Zion about 7 am and hiked until about 2pm. A friend had recommended we eat here and it’s right outside the entrance so on our way out we stopped and had the best meal of our trip. The place was empty because...More

Thank jlanierp
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Questions & Answers
30 November 2016|
AnswerShow all 8 answers
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, Child-friendly, View, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
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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