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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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Restaurant Hours
American, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
36 S 100 W, Moab, UT 84532-2513
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This fine dining restaurant is the best Moab has to offer. The food is 5-stars and the service is even better.

Thank Gary F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are looking for a romantic, eclectic, beautiful place to dine in Moab, and want really good food on top of that, this is the place. Tucked behind the Main Street in this outdoor-friendly town is a really lovely restaurant. It came highly recommended...More

Thank WellHeeledGirl
Reviewed 1 January 2018

We were here with a group, enjoying a prix fixe, pre-arranged menu. One might expect a ho hum kind of experience in this case, but our party was totally delighted with the quality and originality of the dishes. Excellent fish and beef offerings. Decadent desserts....More

Thank idthomas
Reviewed 22 November 2017

We did a company retreat in Moab last weekend and having dinner at Desert Bistro was the highlight. The food and service were both fantastic! Every dish, from salads to desserts were worth writing home about. The staff, including Tatyana and Michelle and all the...More

Thank CraftyPSwan
Reviewed 16 November 2017

Enjoyed our dinner at the Desert Bistro. Food was fresh and well prepared. Service was excellent. Nice atmosphere.

Thank lft6351
Reviewed 12 November 2017

Welcoming and warm interior; good wait staff, excellent menu, nice wine selection and delicious entrees. Do not miss if you're looking for something a bit upscale in a small town.

Thank Overlooker
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Desert Bistro is at the top of the dining experience ladder in Moab. Server was very pleasant & attentive, food was top class

Thank Julie F
Reviewed 9 November 2017

We read other reviews and decided to try the place, we are so glad we did. Right from the start if felt so good, we were welcomed, led to our requested area, the enclosed patio. When seated we were told we could request a change...More

Thank John W
Reviewed 9 November 2017

We found this "best restaurant in Moab" to be overrated and overpriced. My friend was not happy with a stingy portion of lamb, and my maple flavored pasta sauce turned out to be pure maple syrup -- I have nothing against maple syrup, but this...More

1  Thank Susan M
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

Fabulous restaurant. Our server was Chris and he was really on his game. We started with Mojitos which he made himself with fresh mint from the garden. Their homemade bread was light and delicious. My husband ordered a peppercorn filet and I had the fresh...More

Thank aztocb
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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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Response from Kurt E | Reviewed this property |
It is a fine dining place and I would recommend a baby sitter to enjoy a nice night out.
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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
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Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
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 Tuesday - Sunday at 5:30pm, Closed Monday nights.
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