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Salt Awards | September 27, 2017

The 2017 Salt Awards, The Salt Lake Tribune’s annual tribute to the finest, was held on Wednesday, September 27th at the Salt Lake Tribune headquarters. The winners were honored with an exciting multimedia presentation, with music provided by DJ Jesse Walker. The 2017 Winners are listed below!

2017 Readers' Choice Winners

The 2nd annual Salt Awards are in the books, the event, held on September 27 at The Gateway in Salt Lake City, Utah, was a chance for us to publicly recognize all of these fantastic businesses. Here is the complete list of our Readers' Choice Winners, as well as the 1st and 2nd runners up. Thank you to all of our readers for helping us recognize these local businesses!

Brewery

Salt Winner
Red Rock Brewing
1st Runner-up
Fisher Brewing Company
2nd Runner-up
Squatters

Coffee Experience

Salt Winner
Buzzed Coffee Truck
1st Runner-up
Publik
2nd Runner-up
Beans & Brews

Downtown Nightlife

Salt Winner
Whiskey Street
1st Runner-up
Brewvies Cinema Pub
2nd Runner-up
Water Witch

Family Adventure

Salt Winner
Lagoon
1st Runner-up
Red Butte Garden
2nd Runner-up
Hogle Zoo

Festival/Fair

Salt Winner
Pride Festival
1st Runner-up
Salt Lake Comic Con
2nd Runner-up
Greek Festival

Fine Dining

Salt Winner
Log Haven
1st Runner-up
Handle
2nd Runner-up
HSL

Food Truck

Salt Winner
Cupbop Korean BBQ
1st Runner-up
Falafel Tree
2nd Runner-up
Pizza Cone Zone

Museum

Salt Winner
Natural History Museum of Utah
1st Runner-up
The Leonardo  
2nd Runner-up
Utah Museum of Fine Arts  

Music Venue

Salt Winner
Red Butte Garden  
1st Runner-up
The State Room
2nd Runner-up
Usana Amphitheatre

Performing Arts Company

Salt Winner
Salt Lake Acting Company
1st Runner-up
Hale Centre Theatre
2nd Runner-up
Ballet West

Shopping/Entertainment District

Salt Winner
City Creek Center, Salt Lake City
1st Runner-up
9th & 9th, Salt Lake City
2nd Runner-up
Fashion Place, Murray

Signature Burger

Salt Winner
Breath Enhancer | Lucky 13
1st Runner-up
Pastrami Burger | Crown Burger
2nd Runner-up
Garlic Burger | Cotton Bottom Inn

Ski Resort

Salt Winner
Snowbird
1st Runner-up
Alta
2nd Runner-up
Brighton

Vegetarian/Vegan Restaurant

Salt Winner
Buds
1st Runner-up
Zest Kitchen & Bar
2nd Runner-up
All Chay

Weekend Brunch

Salt Winner
Ruth’s Diner
1st Runner-up
The Park Cafe
2nd Runner-up
Penny Ann’s Cafe

2017 Editors' Choice Winners

In addition to our Readers' Choice winners, the Tribune staffers also recognized several new businesses in this years Editors' Picks. You can learn more about these new and exciting, not to mention tasty Editors' Choice Winners below.

Best Lobster Roll

Freshies

New Atmosphere

Charleston Cafe

New Brewery

RoHA Brewing Project

New Comfort Food/Dessert

Tradition

New Eclectic

Eklektik

New Fine Dining

Table X

New Food Truck

Made in Brazil

New Mexican Restaurant

Chile Tepin

New Park City Restaurant

Firewood

New Takeout

Pizza Nono

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