Highest-rated cheap eats in Salt Lake City, according to Tripadvisor

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July 22, 2022
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Highest-rated cheap eats in Salt Lake City, according to Tripadvisor

With the advent of Big Data, it's easier than ever to quantify what people like around the globe. And when it comes to food—particularly easy, cheap eats—Americans have very specific opinions. Dining brands in U.S. have a long and storied history, and whether they're fast food, fast-casual, high-end, or super cheap, American restaurants offer something for almost everyone.

Stacker compiled a list of the highest rated restaurants in Salt Lake City that are listed as "cheap eats" on Tripadvisor. Tripadvisor rankings factor in the average rating and number of reviews. Some restaurants on the list may have recently closed. Easy, inexpensive options here run the gamut of cuisine, service options, and styles. The restaurants on this list are chock-full of variety, mixing ethnicities, food regions, and cultures into steaming melting pots of deliciousness.

Anyone reading the list will surely see some favorite eateries and classic go-to restaurants. Keep reading to see if any of your favorite cheap eateries made the list.

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#30. O'Falafel Etc.

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (38 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Middle Eastern, Mediterranean
- Address: 790 E 2100 S, Salt Lake City, UT 84106-2585
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#29. Sunny's Bistro

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (102 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (3.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Chinese, Asian
- Address: 2333 W North Temple, Salt Lake City, UT 84116-2915
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#28. Alberto's Mexican Food

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (78 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (3.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, Mexican
- Address: 511 S 300 W, Salt Lake City, UT 84101-2503
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#27. Banbury Cross

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (106 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (3.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Bakeries, American
- Address: 705 S 700 E, Salt Lake City, UT 84102-3503
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#26. Cotton Bottom Inn

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (82 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (3.5/5), Value (3.5/5), Atmosphere (3.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Bar
- Address: 2820 E 6200 S, Salt Lake City, UT 84121-2320
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#25. Chedda Burger

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (69 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, American
- Address: 26 E 600 S, Salt Lake City, UT 84111-3404
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#24. RawBean Coffee House and Drive-Thru

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (54 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Coffee & Tea, Cafe
- Address: 611 S West Temple, Salt Lake City, UT 84101-2742
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#23. Pie Hole

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (71 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (3.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, Pizza
- Address: 344 S State St, Salt Lake City, UT 84111-2303
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#22. Over the Counter Cafe

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (73 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Cafe
- Address: 2343 E 3300 S Ste 2, Salt Lake City, UT 84109-2762
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#21. Greek Souvlaki

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (84 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (3.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, Fast Food
- Address: 404 E 300 S, Salt Lake City, UT 84111-2607
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#20. Buds

- Rating: 5.0 / 5 (42 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (5.0/5), Service (5.0/5), Value (5.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, American
- Address: 509 E 300 S Corner of 500 E and 300 S, Salt Lake City, UT 84102-4001
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#19. Zao Asian Cafe

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (57 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, Fast Food
- Address: 639 E 400 S Suite B, Salt Lake City, UT 84102-2803
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#18. Cafe Rio Mexican Grill

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (275 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Mexican
- Address: 3215 3300 S Salt Lake City, Salt Lake City, UT 84109
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#17. Rich's Burgers 'N Grub

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (72 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, American
- Address: 30 E Broadway, Salt Lake City, UT 84111-2227
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#16. Hires Big H

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (98 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Diner
- Address: 425 S 700 E, Salt Lake City, UT 84102-2805
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#15. Toasters

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (110 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, American
- Address: 151 W 200 S, Salt Lake City, UT 84101-1401
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#14. Coffee Garden

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (69 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Coffee & Tea, Cafe
- Address: 898 E 900 S, Salt Lake City, UT 84105-1327
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#13. Even Stevens Sandwiches

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (87 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, American
- Address: 200 S 414 E, Salt Lake City, UT 84111
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#12. Chunga's Mexican Restaurant

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (90 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (5.0/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (5.0/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Mexican
- Address: 180 S 900 W, Salt Lake City, UT 84104-1126
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#11. Moochies Meatballs and More

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (269 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, American
- Address: 232 E 800 S, Salt Lake City, UT 84111-3812
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#10. Capo Gelateria

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (86 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Dessert
- Address: 262 S 200 W, Salt Lake City, UT 84101-1801
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#9. Penny Ann's Cafe

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (261 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Cafe
- Address: 1810 S Main St, Salt Lake City, UT 84115-2041
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#8. Crown Burgers

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (382 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, American
- Address: 118 N 300 W Salt Lake City, Utah 84103, Salt Lake City, UT 84103-1118
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#7. The Pie Pizzeria - Underground

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (366 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, Italian
- Address: 1320 E 200 S, Salt Lake City, UT 84102-2604
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#6. Lone Star Taqueria

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (264 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, Mexican
- Address: 2265 E Fort Union Blvd, Salt Lake City, UT 84121-3140
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#5. Nauvoo Cafe

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (248 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, American
- Address: 15 E South Temple Temple Square, Salt Lake City, UT 84150-9002
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#4. Oh Mai Sandwich Kitchen

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (267 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Asian, Vietnamese
- Address: 3425 S State St, Salt Lake City, UT 84115-4528
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#3. Bruges Belgian Bistro

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (388 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Dessert, Belgian
- Address: 336 W Broadway, Salt Lake City, UT 84101-1739
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#2. Siegfried's Delicatesan

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (288 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: German, European
- Address: 20 W 200 S, Salt Lake City, UT 84101-1603
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#1. The Park Cafe

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (447 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Cafe
- Address: 604 E 1300 S, Salt Lake City, UT 84105-1113
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