Nacho Daddy - Salt Lake City

4.2
32 Reviews
$30 and under
Mexican
Las Vegas born and raised since 2010, Nacho Daddy is a locally owned modern Mexican restaurant setting the industry standard for fighting children’s hunger in the community. Don’t let our name fool you, we don’t serve nachos…we serve the MOST INSANE GOURMET NACHOS smothered in queso and salsa made fresh daily, and we guarantee you’ll never find a dry chip! Nachos nach’yo thing? No worries – we have something for everyone, including all day breakfast, Mexican-American collisions, and a full vegan menu all of which can be paired with our fresh, housemade specialty drinks. Make sure to try our Best of Las Vegas “Daddy’s Margarita”, or if you’re feeling brave we dare you to #getstung with our famous Scorpion Shot as seen on Tanked and the Food Network.

Safety precautions

Cleaning & Sanitizing
  • Surfaces sanitized between seatings
  • Common areas deep cleaned daily
  • Digital, disposable or sanitized menu provided
  • Sanitizer or wipes provided for customers
Physical Distancing
  • Limited number of seated diners
  • Distancing maintained in common areas
  • Extra space between tables
Protective Equipment
  • Waitstaff wear masks
  • Diners must wear masks unless eating or drinking
Screening
  • Sick staff prohibited in the workplace
What 32 people are saying
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Reviews can only be made by diners who have eaten at this restaurant
4.2based on recent ratings
4.3
food
4.3
service
4.3
ambience
3.9
value
Noise · Moderate
80% of people would recommend it to a friend
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CareyP
Orlando
5 reviews
Dined on June 20, 2021
Overall3food3service3ambience4

Fathers day

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Randy
Salt Lake City
6 reviews
Dined on May 31, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Had a minor hiccup with our order but they fixed it with a smile. Thanks!

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OpenTable Diner
Salt Lake City
2 reviews
Dined on May 10, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great services!!

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RyanS
Las Vegas
1 review
Dined on May 7, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Vegan cheesy delicious food. An entire page of vegan dishes that were all so good it made it hard to not get more than one! Our service was incredible as well from all the staff.

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Cathy
1 review
Dined on May 6, 2021
Overall3food5service1ambience3

Service was Terrible and never paid attention to drinks or details!,,

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RicF
Salt Lake City
9 reviews
Dined on April 11, 2021
Overall4food4service5ambience4

Great nachos is a fun environment. Will be back to try other items.

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LisaT
Salt Lake City
1 review
Dined on April 10, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We visited the one in Las Vegas, not sure how we were going to like this place. It was amazing! They told us that there was a restaurant in Salt Lake as well, so we went to check it out once we got back! So good! Small dining area, but the food is amazing, the servers are all so welcoming, and very friendly, such a fun place to dine! We made reservations to go back next weekend and to take some friends! We recommend Nacho Daddy! This is our new favorite place, the nachos and the Quesadillas are amazing!

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vipOpenTable Diner
Salt Lake City
24 reviews
Dined on March 28, 2021
Overall4food4service4ambience3

Get the nachos! The portions are large. One order for two people easily.

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KristinH
Salt Lake City
4 reviews
Dined on March 25, 2021
Overall3food3service3ambience2

Pros - We were seated right away and our servers was attentive.
Cons - When I think of nachos, I think of chips and cheese first and then the toppings. My nachos had very little cheese and the cheese they did have, was melted on just a few chips. The music was way to loud and it was hard to hear our servers, especially since they wear masks and our server had an accent. The rest of my party also felt like their food was so-so.

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ChelseaC
Salt Lake City
1 review
Dined on March 7, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Nacho daddy was UNREAL. So many good food options and don’t even get me started on the margaritas! 1000/10 recommend

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JamieS
Los Angeles
1 review
Dined on March 2, 2021
Overall3food3service1ambience2

It was basically what you would expect from a Nacho joint. Good nachos, mediocre atmosphere. On this night the service was poor. Apparently they only had one server and the bartender because employees called in but it was busy. Our server forgot the appetizer which she brought after the food and gave us for free. The manager brought out the food more than an hour after we were seated and he continued to apologize. Maybe we were there on an off night but if I had a choice I would get nachos from twigs over this place any time. I would go probably go back and try it again. We will just have to see.

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OpenTable Diner
Salt Lake City
1 review
Dined on February 27, 2021
Overall4food4service3ambience4

Food tasted good. Would have had another drink but didn’t see the waitress while we were eating at all. Also it was kind of expensive for nachos

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OpenTable Diner
Salt Lake City
1 review
Dined on February 19, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Excellent waiter and friendly environment.

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Beachlover
Salt Lake City
5 reviews
Dined on February 13, 2021
Overall4food4service5ambience5

We tried to get in for a reservation when visiting vegas, but they never even called our name on the waiting list, so when we found out we had one here in SL, we were pretty excited. We made a reservation for Valentine's Day in the late afternoon. We got right in and the staff was great! Our server was attentive and we received our food quickly, hot and fresh. We started out with the queso and salsa. The queso was disappointing. It was kind of runny and had a plastic taste to them, like velveta. The cheeseburger and Supreme Tostada Nachos were a little disappointing after being hyped up about them. Their claim is not a dry chip, however we had quite a few dry chips. Not a big deal, but just wasn't as good as we expected. However, their fish tacos were super good. The rice and beans they came with were pretty good as well. We will definitely go back for those. Our friends had the shrimp tacos and wings and they loved those too. So, next time, we will skip the nachos and the queso and just stick with the fish and shrimp tacos. Also, a little pricey for what you get.

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ForrestG
1 review
Dined on February 2, 2021
Overall5food4service5ambience5

the manager from Nashville is the best great asett for the location

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LeslieC
1 review
Dined on January 30, 2021
Overall4food4service4ambience5

The music playlist was on point! The service was great, waiters/waitresses were not overbearing. I really liked the filet mignon nachos (I would’ve liked for them to be less sweet and more cheesy and maybe a little spicy). BUT overall great taste!

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MckenzieG
1 review
Dined on January 17, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Delicious food and the best waitress! Everyone was so helpful and accommodating. Highly recommend.

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OpenTable Diner
Salt Lake City
1 review
Dined on January 9, 2021
Overall1food3service1ambience2

The service was incredibly slow. We were seated for 15 minutes before anyone came to our table to take our drink order. At that point, we were ready to order drinks and our meals. After ordering our drinks, another half hour passed and we had not gotten our drinks yet. We asked for our drinks a second time and then finally got them. We got our food one hour after being seated. There were only 4 people in our party, so there is no reason for the long delays.

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AndreaD
Las Vegas
1 review
Dined on January 2, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Loved everything about this place. Loved the chips and salsa, loved the nachos. Husband got fish tacos and said best he’s had. Want to go back and try everything.

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vipkbny
New York Area
251 reviews
Dined on December 31, 2020
Overall4food4service3ambience3

I'd been to Natcho Daddy before and liked it however this time I had the Flaming Shrimp Tacos and LOVED them. Fun place, decent Mexican food, friendly servers. They have vegan menu as well. Worth a visit.

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OpenTable Diner
Salt Lake City
1 review
Dined on December 30, 2020
Overall5food4service2ambience5

Even with a reservation, we waited 30+ minutes for a table. Seemed understaffed. Food was delicious! Margaritas a bit over priced.

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vipShari
Salt Lake City
12 reviews
Dined on December 28, 2020
Overall5food5service4ambience5

The food was great! Enough to fill you up. The wait for the food was a bit long.

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JordonH
1 review
Dined on December 24, 2020
Overall1food4service1ambience2

I have been here 3 times, the first two were exceptional experiences. I boasted to my family members, and took them out for a Christmas Eve dinner, which was a disaster. There were 6 of us eating, 3 got there meals, and the next 3 weren’t served for over 30 minutes! We were in the restaurant for almost 3 hours, and the server seemed either inept or coming down off drugs. And I don’t understand how it happened, there was hardly anyone dining in, which in the past the place was packed and bustling. I did see about 10 guys in the kitchen standing around, and I wonder how they got two of our orders wrong in such an extended period of time with that much manpower available. Nacho Daddy has lost its mojo for me... I’ll never dine there again... I can definitely find a better way to throw away $200.00!

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OpenTable Diner
Salt Lake City
1 review
Dined on December 19, 2020
Overall3food4service2ambience4

Great restaurant and the food was good. The people were super nice. The only negative is that we had to wait for an hour to see our food.

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Dejanna
1 review
Dined on December 19, 2020
Overall4food3service5ambience5

I only see this as an effective option if there’s a group of people who want to share nachos.
Also, I was surprised at how thin the chips were considering all the toppings.

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BeckyD
Salt Lake City
2 reviews
Dined on December 7, 2020
Overall5food3service5ambience4

The Nachos are good but I was disappointed in the portion of meat on the Nachos. I also think the drinks are too expensive.

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vipOpenTable Diner
Salt Lake City
1 review
Dined on November 13, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

I tried this restaurant on the recommendation of a friend and it was everything I expected. I like Nachos and these were delicious. I’d read about poor or slow service but my server Hope was fabulous and took great care of me. The food came out on time and just the way I asked. I thoroughly enjoyed the restaurant and will be going back soon and asking to be sat in Hope’s section.

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Carts
Salt Lake City
1 review
Dined on November 8, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience3

Food and service same as in Vegas!! Setting isn’t as fun as Vegas (slc is more open) I like Vegas restaurant better.

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vipOpenTable Diner
Las Vegas
8 reviews
Dined on October 30, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

This place was very fun and our server Karina was the absolute BEST! The fish tacos are to die for

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LexieB
1 review
Dined on October 24, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

So good, but they’re always out of the white peach margarita I’ve been here 3 times now and still haven’t been able try it, bums me out every time!

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vipBEcky
Salt Lake City
2 reviews
Dined on October 24, 2020
Overall1food1service1ambience1

Hair in food, terrible service, and giant watered down margaritas you can barely taste the tequila in

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Parker
Salt Lake City
2 reviews
Dined on October 23, 2020
Overall3food3service2ambience3

Large portions. Not the best nachos I've ever had. Staff not wearing masks at bar when they were on break.

FAQs

Nacho Daddy - Salt Lake City offers takeout which you can order by calling the restaurant at (801) 869-1066.

Nacho Daddy - Salt Lake City is rated 4.2 stars by 32 OpenTable diners.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable. Due to local restrictions, this restaurant may not be accepting reservations at the moment.