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Desert Bistro

36 S 100 W, Moab, UT 84532-2513
+1 435-259-0756
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good15%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
36 S 100 W, Moab, UT 84532-2513
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My husband and I dined here on a Thursday night in April. I highly recommend reservations as the restaurant has very limited seating (6 indoor tables, 6-ish tables in the heated patio) and is always fully booked. I made a reservation a month in advance...More

Thank pingaroo
Reviewed 2 days ago

We truly enjoyed our dinner at Desert Bistro. The menu offers several choices and we had a hard time deciding what to order but our waitress Rebecca did a great job in helping us choose our appetizers and entrees. I had fish, my wife had...More

Thank Joaquin L
Reviewed 3 days ago

Incredibly good food in a very lovely setting. I had a chicken dish that was outstanding, along with a very good salad. This is by far the best meal in Moab!

Thank LexTraveler01
Reviewed 4 days ago

Made a reservation well in advance and it was definitely worth doing so. Elegantly prepared dishes and a very friendly atmosphere (Chris was our server). The Beets appetizer and the Duck Confit were good but what stood out the most was the Bison. Done medium...More

Thank Andrew L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ordered lamb. It comes with a cream sauce which isn’t disclosed — I can’t eat cream sauces. They were nice enough to take it back and drain the sauce but once I started cutting into the lamb, it was 50% fat (ugh). The pistachio crust...More

Thank GG2345
Reviewed 1 week ago

we reserved a table ahead of time as we heard of the popularity of the place . A must! very friendly staff the cuisine is outstanding ! in the middle of the southern Utah a true fine restaurant ! if you want to fine dine...More

Thank guyjcarson
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

In many ways writing a review is a simple difficult task. We sit down and eat a meal not knowing the amount of effort and love that goes behind it. Those guys at the bistro have reinvented themselves once again with a tremendous amount of...More

Thank booboopoop
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely dinner and interesting wine list. All ingredients are fresh and so beautifully presented. Excellent service and attentive server. A small place well worth visiting. Highly recommend reservations.

Thank happytraveler048
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a fabulous little place! We managed to sneak in a reservation here ( a must!) early on Friday evening and were really pleased with our experience. The service was attentive and friendly and the food sublime. The meal began with homemade bread with a...More

1  Thank 1Moni1964
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful atmosphere and gorgeous food presentation! Everything was wonderful from drinks and salads to desserts. It is a little pricey but you are paying for quality food artistically prepared in a very relaxing atmosphere.

Thank ibrohrin
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6 April 2018|
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Response from PJWEK | Reviewed this property |
In past years, the restaurant has closed during the off season. Recommend emailing or calling (e-address & phone on website) directly. Good luck!
22 November 2017|
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Response from Cathy G | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I don't the answer to that. There is lovely atmospheric dining indoors and outdoors.
Katie B
13 October 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$20 - US$75
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:30
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17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 36 S 100 W, Moab, UT 84532-2513
  • Location: United States  >  Utah (UT)  >  Moab
  • Phone Number: +1 435-259-0756
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Casually upscale gourmet southwestern cuisine. Join us in our intimate dining room or on the covered patio for fun & innovative food with friendly, attentive service. Visit our website to see our current menu and make reservations. Open nightly at 5:00pm.
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