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Desert Bistro

36 S 100 W, Moab, UT 84532-2513
+1 435-259-0756
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  • 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

Just got back from my summer trip. We went to Vail, Moab, Vegas, and Hawaii. This restaurant was my favorite of the whole trip. Thats says a lot right there. Not to mention I'm a big foodie! Don't skip out on this place if you...More

Thank Tinacakes1987
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Fabulous meal; make a reservation. Great wine selection, delicious food, staff very knowledgeable about both. Staff was very attentive. Excellent evening!

Thank Mkanter
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

A great restaurant in this little tourist town. Make a reservation! The outdoor seating was excellent and the waitstaff were on top of everything. The appetizer selection was varied and there were quite a few choices of meat, fish and vegetarian for the main course....More

Thank KenBackes
Reviewed 4 days ago

Food excellent & innovative....seafood flown in from Hawaii when we were there so pricey. We were there 2X. Someone in the kitchen really knew how to cook fish - not overdone! Don't be afraid to eat on the patio even though temp was 100 +,...More

Thank jarlandjohn
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

As you can see from all the photos, Desert Bistro is an ambitious restaurant. Interesting recepies, high quality food and very friendly service in a cosy atmosphere. They also had a nice pizza and quesedilla for our children. The best food we've had on our...More

Thank Boris H
Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently spent a week in the Moab area. The Desert Bistro is easily the best food in town. Excellent service and inventive, tasty food. Very good wine list. Parking is easy since the restaurant is off the main drag. It is a little on...More

Thank wirepaladin08
Reviewed 1 week ago

We thoroughly enjoyed Desert Bistro! Very much a gem. Found it on Trip Advisor. Wonderful food, atmosphere & service. I highly recommend.

Thank landshark007
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Desert Bistro is the best fine dining experience in Moab! The service is impeccable and the food sends me to the moon every time. They always have a delightful seafood option as well as beef or buffalo and it is all prepared elegantly. Desserts are...More

Thank Janet B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After hiking around Arches NP all day long, we treated ourselves to a nice dinner, and Desert Bistro did not disappoint. Beautiful, restored old house, excellent service, and spectacular food. We each ordered a seafood entree and a salad and everything was very fresh, delicious...More

Thank TainaLatin
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is the high end restaurant in Moab. I had the buffalo tenderloin which was superb. You will get a fine meal here with excellent service. The wine list is impressive.

Thank Antonio A
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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.
5 May 2016|
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Response from Michelle K | Property representative |
Yes we do. Meat & fish are naturally gluten-free and we can remove or substitute certain sides, sauces and/or preparations that contain gluten.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
USD 20 - USD 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
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 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 Tuesday - Sunday at 5:30pm, Closed Monday nights.
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