The Roof Restaurant
PRICING: Adults $42.00, Vegetarian $30.00, Youth (7-11) $18.00, Child (4-6) $9.00
HOLIDAY PRICING (Valentine's Day): Adults $49.95, Youth (7-11) $24.95, Child (4-6) $14.95
Private dining rooms to compliment The Roof Restaurant are also located in the historic downtown Joseph Smith Memorial Building. The location, elegant atmosphere and neo-gothic architecture make the Joseph Smith Memorial Building a premier location for any event.View Private Dining Details
Great food and amazing location. They ran out of desserts which was disappointing.
We had exceptional service! We went for our one year anniversary and it was amazing. The live piano music was beautiful the food was delicious and our server was so nice! They picked up our food promptly, made us feel right at home, even took our picture. Didn’t make us feel rushed at all.
Our absolute favorite spot in SLC for romantic celebrations!!
Improve the food taste. The view and sercvice is really good but the food is below average.
Great dining location. Very enjoyable piano music in the background.
The staff was so very friendly. I feel there was less variety in the cuisine than I had previously experienced.
The music made it worth it. Without the lovely auditory ambiance, it would have been a waste of money.
The shrimp was chewy, the prime rib was pre-cut and dry. The ratitoullie steam burned my hand when I opened it, the staff started clearing food away before closing. The roll was cold and butter was warm. The menu said Dr Pepper, but I was served Mr Pibb.
Also, I attempted to dine here the night prior, but was turned away. That's right... A table for 1 on a Thursday, more than 90 minutes before closing and they told me they were not accepting any more patrons. I was especially confused when I saw the next day that reservations could be made as late as 9pm. That's why I was sure to set a reservation for Friday, so they couldn't pull the same stunt.
I rate it favorably only because I loved my waitress Janet and the pianist John. They made my night!
Loved the service loved the food loved the view - trifecta perfecta
Service and setting was excellent. Some food was just not great and the selection was smaller compared to other buffets.
loved it!! this was my first that and was only in SLC for the weekend but this was by far some of the best food and experience i had!
We have been to this restaurant before and loved it but didn't have the same experience this time. The people behind us were very loud and watching loud videos on their phones. We had a 8 o'clock reservation and the food didn't seem to get replaced. Seemed like very few options for a $50 buffet. The deserts we very disappointing. They had very good carrot cake the last time but no longer serve it.
Great food, service, and an amazing view! We will definately go again!
The food was on point very delicious, however the mashed potatoes and the clam chowder were to die for as well as a creme brulee can't wait to go again.
Excellent place for special occasion. The staff is fantastic. I recommend it for lovers of a pleasant atmosphere in every sense of the word.
Everything thing was amazing. Will dine again when back in town.
My husband and I were on a date before he left on his year-long deployment. The owner introduced himself and offered to cover a portion of our bill as a thank you. We had a wonderful time and was super impressed by the kindness and hospitality that was displayed. We can’t thank you enough for a memorable and a fantastic evening. We will be returning when he gets back!
We celebrated our spiritual mom’s b’day and celebrated her and her husband’s love for my brother and I. It was truly a treat. The pianist Michael was on point with his music selections and our waitress Berkley was amazing. She was so efficient and served us with a smile throughout the night and surprised our spiritual mom with a little b’day cake with a candle and John played the b’day song on the piano. Truly an amazing experience. Thank you so much for a great experience.
This was my son's 17th birthday dinner choice. He kept saying how wonderful and peaceful it was. He also loved the view and the beautiful live piano music. It was worth it just to see him so pleased. A special thanks to the pianist. We had the best seat right next to her and the music made the dinner perfect.
The food was very good. The view spectacular, and the reason we chose to come. However, in my humble opinion, it is for exceptional occasions only. Way to high priced to be for just anything! I didn’t realize this was a buffet only kind of thing. I would have enjoyed a second roll but it was never offered. My specialty drink was probably the best I’ve ever had, but wouldn’t pay $4.00 for it again to only have one glass of it. I would definitely come again but it wouldn’t be for several years.
I was very very good, the food, the service everything was amazing
Great food, great time
It was (explicit) expensive
No alcohol or coffee is served. It was a bit of a surprise when taking clients, but the view and service were worth it!
My son, is 17. He works full time and makes good money. He wanted to take his girlfriend to a nice restaurant for dinner, I suggested this place.
Let me say that he is a waiter himself so he understands the importance of tipping and had saved enough to include a 20%+ tip. I don’t know if his waitress was having an off night or if it was because he was a kid so she assumed he wouldn’t tip good but she treated them like crap.
He said she was very attentive to her other tables but barely acknowledged them and even rolled her eyes at them a couple times. He came home very embarrassed and upset and I will never again recommend this place.
Excellent food and environment. The views from the window side are excellent. The good was great, and well presented. However, they had only 8 dessert options, which is far below the normal of 20 or so. They often advertise their various desserts, so that was disappointing. However, I would still come back.
Great view, drinks and environment. Some of the food was great and some was good but not worth the price
Server was wonderful.
Awesome waiters. Great food and food selection. Love the piano music. We celebrated our Anniversary and it was a perfect choice. Great views of the temple.
It was a very nice place to go to and eat but the food wasn’t good, you really are paying for the price. You could get the same value of food at Golden Corral.
Wonderful food, wonderful view, very pleasant experience.
They had a personalised card waiting for us at the table,service was great and they didnt mind taking sunset pictures :) Would definitely recommend for any occasion!
The best buffet I have ever been too. The food is outstanding, the view is spectacular, and the service is fabulous.
The meal greatly surpassed our families expectations as did the speedy, courteous service. The view of the Temple and beautiful music provided the perfect setting for a memorable dinner.
Large Buffet with great variety, no alcohol, a little pricey $42. for an adult but the view is beautiful!
Server was fantastic, professional and informative.
We celebrated our 3rd anniversary at the roof. There was great live piano,great food and dessert. Our waiter was so amazing. He was so friendly and funny. Beautiful above view of the temple and temple square. Only a special occasion place for us though because of the price.
Great food , great view,great service, amazing experience overall
Great outlook, lovely selection of food. Great pianists playing background mood lifting music.
I love the view! One of the best in the city. The food was really good and had a good variety. Our waiters were friendly and on top of everything. Pretty expensive, but worth it for special occasions.
Good selection at the buffet and the food was delicious. I'd love to have rarer prime rib, but that's a personal preference. Dessert was a favorite of the kids. Great view of temple square.
I went here for my birthday and it was a special night to be certain. The food overall tasted fresh and flavorful. The view and the location are the main reason we come here. The staff were all very friendly and went above and beyond to provide excellent service. The creme brulee is always a favorite.