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About Tiburon Fine Dining

Tiburon Fine Dining has quietly become one of Utah's premier restaurants. Tiburon is located in the south end of the Salt Lake valley in an unassuming building that formerly housed a fruit stand. But don't be fooled, Tiburon serves award-winning contemporary American cuisine ranging from pan-seared Beef Tenderloin with Foie Gras and Madiera syrup to Black Sesame-Crusted Ahi Tuna with Honey and Soy Marinated Carrots. The Crab Cakes consistently win best in the state and the salads are raved about by the locals. But it does not end with the food, service is always top-notch. Led by a staff that has been with owners since its opening in 1999, guests always feel welcomed in the warm and friendly atmosphere. And in the Summer with it's patio dining. Tiburon is the place to dine in the South Valley.

8256 S. 700 E.
Sandy, UT 84070
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Dining Style:
Fine Dining

Cuisines:
Contemporary American, Wild Game

Hours of Operation:
Dinner: Sunday - Thursday: 5:00pm - 9:30pm, Friday - Saturday: 5:00pm - 10:30pm

Dress Code:
Business Casual

Price Range:
$31 to $50

Payment Options
AMEX, Carte Blanche, Diners Club, Discover, JCB, MasterCard, Visa

Phone Number:
(801) 255-1200

Website:
http://www.tiburonfinedining.com/

Executive Chef:
Ken Rose

Private Party Facilities:
We have a private room available for a minimum charge that seats up to 40

Private Party Contact:
Ken Rose: (801) 255-1200

Additional:
Banquet, Corkage Fee, Full Bar, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Tiburon Fine Dining Ratings and Reviews

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4.7

Overall Rating

based on recent ratings
food

4.8

service

4.8

ambience

4.5

value

4.3

Noise

Moderate

100% would recommend it to a friend

Romantic (26)
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Good for a Date (19)
Creative Cuisine (18)
Fit for Foodies (17)
Local Ingredients (17)
Quiet Conversation (15)
Neighborhood Gem (14)
Great for Outdoor Dining (12)
Good for Birthdays (10)
Business Meals (9)
Cozy (9)
Authentic (7)
Worth the Drive (7)
Healthy (6)
Notable Wine List (6)
Handcrafted Cocktails (5)
Late-night Find (5)
Casual (4)
Pre/post Theatre (4)
Comfort Food (3)
Seasonal (3)
Fun (2)
Good for Groups (2)
Good Vegetarian Options (2)
Disabled Access (1)
Organic (1)
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 (Salt Lake City)·Dined on November 11, 2017

Wonderful evening with friends and great food. The only distraction was the noise level.

Tags: Casual, Neighborhood Gem, Good for Birthdays
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 (Miami)·Dined on October 28, 2017

Food was superb. Cut of meat amongst the best. Sides were tasty and of high qaulity and we’ll matched. Wine was excellent. Service was attentive and timely. Lighting and view of the yard was cozy and romantic.

Tags: Cozy, Good for Anniversaries, Creative Cuisine, Good for Birthdays, Fit for Foodies, Worth the Drive
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·Dined on October 27, 2017

The food was more than delicious, it was a wonderful experience.

Tags: Romantic, Seasonal, Local Ingredients, Good for Anniversaries, Special Occasion
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·Dined on October 27, 2017

The food was awesome and our service was fantastic, but it was so loud in the restaurant and the tables were kind of crammed together, you had to raise your voice quite a bit to be able to hear and be heard over everything else going on and the other conversations around you.

Tags: Good for a Date, Creative Cuisine, Special Occasion, Business Meals
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·Dined on October 24, 2017

I hadn't been to Tiburon for a couple of years until this visit and I have to say that the food has remained good but the service left alot to be desired.

Tags: Fit for Foodies
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·Dined on October 23, 2017

This is my 2nd visit to Tiburon. I ordered their New Zealand Lamb Tenderloin (medium well) and dark chocolate mousse.

I've never been a fan of lamb but since I've had a great 1st time experience with elk (through Tiburon also), I thought of giving it another shot. Lamb turned out good although I felt that it was well done rather than medium well. The parmesan/parsley risotto was heavenly! Portions were just right.

I truly enjoyed their melt-in-your-mouth mousse which was served with berries and dark chocolate shavings.

Overall, great food taste, portion, and presentation. Great ambience as well.

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Romantic, Good for Birthdays, Business Meals, Cozy, Healthy, Good for Anniversaries, Good for a Date, Special Occasion
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 (Salt Lake City)·Dined on October 23, 2017

A top notch culinary experience.
Amazing, delicious food prepared and presented beautifully. Consistently excellent.

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Romantic, Worth the Drive, Comfort Food, Pre/post Theatre, Cozy, Good for Anniversaries, Creative Cuisine, Notable Wine List, Special Occasion, Neighborhood Gem, Paleo Friendly
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vip
 (Salt Lake City)·Dined on October 17, 2017

The food was excellent (their house salad is divine and our meals and dessert were A+) but I was surprised that from my chair, all I could see was an old apartment bldg and it really impacted the ambiance. Much could be improved by a trellis of some kind in the backyard of the restaurant. There was also a server that spoke unusually loudly which also impacted the ambiance negatively (I can tell you every item on the house salad because she said it loudly every time she brought it to a table.)
We will be back because the food was so good but I would never come back if I was intentionally looking for a romantic or intimate dining place.

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 (Salt Lake City)·Dined on October 14, 2017

I had a great experience with Hoof and Vine and so when I learned that Tiburon is their sister restaurant I wanted to check it out.

I went to Tiburon for the 1st time with my husband on our wedding anniversary.

Despite my reluctance/hesitation, I ordered the New Zealand elk because of the raving reviews. Glad I tried it! It was so tender and not gamey at all.

My husband had the Ribeye which was amazing too.

We also ordered the Kurobuta Pork. The balsamic onions complemented the tender pork well.

Overall a great 1st dining experience with Tiburon.

Tags: Healthy, Good for Anniversaries, Business Meals, Fit for Foodies, Cozy, Special Occasion, Good for a Date, Quiet Conversation, Good for Birthdays, Late-night Find, Romantic
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·Dined on October 9, 2017

Great presentation on the food, very nice, large plates and good taste.

Tags: Good for a Date, Good for Anniversaries, Romantic, Creative Cuisine
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 (Salt Lake City)·Dined on October 5, 2017

Not cheap but worth every penny and then some! Every time we go the food is consistently amazing...such wonderful flavors and cooked perfect every time!

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Quiet Conversation, Local Ingredients, Romantic, Special Occasion, Good for Anniversaries, Creative Cuisine, Good for a Date, Good for Birthdays, Neighborhood Gem, Cozy, Great for Outdoor Dining, Pre/post Theatre
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·Dined on September 30, 2017

We have been going to Tiburon for 15 years for our BD's. Never disappointes!!!

Tags: Neighborhood Gem, Good for Birthdays, Fit for Foodies, Good for a Date
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vip
 (Salt Lake City)·Dined on September 26, 2017

We always love going to Tiburon. The food and service are always consistently good.

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 (Las Vegas)·Dined on September 24, 2017

We love Tiburon. My Aunt was visiting from out of town and she loved it also. Always GREAT service and amazing food. It is good portions with courses for the price so that is well worth the price. +++ on the wine list!

Tags: Quiet Conversation, Creative Cuisine, Notable Wine List
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·Dined on September 22, 2017

My wife and I were extremely impressed with the food. Every single bite was worth savoring. Great service and great, quiet atmosphere. We’re big fans.

Tags: Romantic, Quiet Conversation
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 (Salt Lake City)·Dined on September 17, 2017

Excellent food and service. We love Tiburon. Every single time we have dinner at Tiburon it is simply fabulous.

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vip
 (Salt Lake City)·Dined on September 11, 2017

Love the patio

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 (Salt Lake City)·Dined on September 7, 2017

I took my CEO there and he is from New York City. He said the food, service, and abeyance was as good as he gets there. What a gem in Sandy, Utah

Tags: Neighborhood Gem, Handcrafted Cocktails, Seasonal, Good for Groups, Fit for Foodies, Local Ingredients, Creative Cuisine, Romantic, Good for a Date, Healthy, Business Meals, Quiet Conversation, Special Occasion
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 (Salt Lake City)·Dined on September 3, 2017

Cocktails pretty tasty food was sorprisinly really good we are definitely goinback again and the desert was excellent

Tags: Good for Groups, Casual, Worth the Drive, Special Occasion, Local Ingredients, Quiet Conversation, Good for Birthdays, Great for Outdoor Dining, Notable Wine List, Good for a Date, Handcrafted Cocktails, Creative Cuisine, Good for Anniversaries
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 (Salt Lake City)·Dined on August 27, 2017

Tiburon is an absolute hidden GEM !
The ELK is Phenomenal and where can you get ELK?!!!!! Only other places I have found that offer Elk on the menu is way up in Park City or Jackson Hole.
Lamb rack or Halibut is always a great alternative ! Hidden Gem !

Tags: Great for Outdoor Dining, Worth the Drive, Special Occasion, Fit for Foodies, Notable Wine List, Quiet Conversation, Cozy, Casual, Fun, Neighborhood Gem, Late-night Find, Good for a Date, Comfort Food, Good for Anniversaries, Romantic
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vip
 (Salt Lake City)·Dined on August 26, 2017

A bit pricey but you don't get this kind of food or service many places. And it's in our neighborhood!

Tags: Romantic, Good for Anniversaries, Special Occasion
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 (Birmingham)·Dined on August 20, 2017

Great food and service. Celebrated our 21st anniversary and thoroughly enjoyed. Highly recommend.

Tags: Local Ingredients, Good for Anniversaries, Special Occasion, Worth the Drive, Late-night Find, Quiet Conversation, Neighborhood Gem, Good for a Date, Business Meals, Romantic, Authentic, Pre/post Theatre
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·Dined on August 19, 2017

Just wonderful overall. Great place to escape day to day life.

Tags: Romantic, Creative Cuisine, Local Ingredients
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 (Salt Lake City)·Dined on August 19, 2017

This was our third time coming to Tiburon, and we were definitely not disappointed. The food is very good; all of the flavors work in concert. The chef really knows what he's doing.

Tags: Worth the Drive, Romantic, Great for Outdoor Dining, Creative Cuisine, Organic, Fit for Foodies
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·Dined on August 13, 2017

Loved my time there, I almost for got my phone and credit card but our waiter ran out side just before we were leaving to save my night. Preston was his name and he is fantastic. this place is 10/10.

Tags: Disabled Access, Local Ingredients, Creative Cuisine, Good for a Date, Quiet Conversation, Authentic, Good for Anniversaries, Romantic
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 (Salt Lake City)·Dined on August 13, 2017

What a great find for us, was better than anticipated, amazing food and service. Would definitely highly recommend!

Tags: Local Ingredients, Special Occasion, Creative Cuisine, Great for Outdoor Dining, Good for a Date, Business Meals, Good for Anniversaries
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 (Salt Lake City)·Dined on August 9, 2017

We loved everything about Tiberon. The food was great and we really liked the ability to split a meal and still get plenty of food at a reasonable price. We will definitely return. Also service was great.

Tags: Good for a Date, Neighborhood Gem, Good for Birthdays, Cozy, Special Occasion, Romantic, Good for Anniversaries, Local Ingredients, Great for Outdoor Dining
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 (Salt Lake City)·Dined on August 6, 2017

One of my favorite restaurants in Utah! Amazing FOOD.

Tags: Great for Outdoor Dining, Handcrafted Cocktails, Spicy, Cozy, Seasonal
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vip
 (Milwaukee)·Dined on August 3, 2017

We always love coming to Tiburon - it is on the of our treats when in the Salt Lake area. When you pull into the parking lot and see the huge garden out back, you just know the meal will be good. Start with fresh hot bread and a creative spread of some type, followed by an outstanding salad and then scoop of sherbet (last time made from blackberries out of the garden). Entrees are always thoughtfully prepared - the menu is somewhat limited but what they do, they do well and generously. So generous, in fact, that we had no room for dessert this time. But there will definitely be other times.

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 (Salt Lake City)·Dined on July 26, 2017

Great ambiance and excellent food. Beautiful patio.

Tags: Creative Cuisine, Quiet Conversation, Great for Outdoor Dining, Late-night Find, Authentic, Healthy, Good Vegetarian Options, Vegan
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 (Salt Lake City)·Dined on July 21, 2017

Excellent waiter and yummy food! We dined out on the patio and it was lovely.

Tags: Cozy, Creative Cuisine, Special Occasion, Good for Birthdays, Great for Outdoor Dining, Neighborhood Gem, Good for a Date
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 (Salt Lake City)·Dined on July 13, 2017

this restaurant has never disappointed us. always excellent food, service and quiet enough that conversation with those sharing a table can hear each other

Tags: Special Occasion, Handcrafted Cocktails, Cozy, Quiet Conversation
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on July 11, 2017

Fantastic meal and service. The Elk is so tender and yummy.

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 (Salt Lake City)·Dined on July 9, 2017

Always wonderful.
Great good, excellent service, good wine list. Have not had a bad meal there. Try the elk entree.

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 (Salt Lake City)·Dined on July 1, 2017

I can't say enough about this place. My husband and I always try to branch out to other restaurants in the Salt Lake City area and every single time we regret not just sticking with Tiburon. We always end up returning as soon as we can. The noise level is just right and the food is always cooked to perfection. The handcrafted cocktails are also done flawlessly. We have a great experience every single time, no matter if we're seated inside or outside. We always ask for Tom as our waiter and he is always up to speed on all the multi-faceted entree specials and is always so friendly and conversational. Hands down best fine dining in the Salt Lake Valley, no questions asked.

Tags: Great for Outdoor Dining, Comfort Food, Creative Cuisine, Romantic, Fun, Live Music, Good for a Date, Handcrafted Cocktails, Special Occasion, Quiet Conversation, Fit for Foodies, Local Ingredients, Worth the Drive, Neighborhood Gem, Good for Anniversaries, Late-night Find, Cozy
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 (Chicago)·Dined on June 24, 2017

One of SLC's hidden gems. Fine dining in an intimate atmosphere.

The food is exceptional and each course is designed to maximize flavor and taste. In fact, I would argue the salad Tiburon serves as the first course might well be the best I've ever had.

One of my favorite spots!

Tags: Cozy, Business Meals, Great for Outdoor Dining, Quiet Conversation, Good for a Date, Romantic, Special Occasion, Fun, Fit for Foodies, Good for Anniversaries, Authentic, Good for Groups
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 (Salt Lake City)·Dined on June 23, 2017

This was one of the best meals I've ever had. Our server, Tom was incredible and the atmosphere is exactly what you would hope when going out for a nice date or special occasion.

Tags: Special Occasion
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vip
 (Salt Lake City)·Dined on June 23, 2017

Always a fabulous meal. Best food in Utah!

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 (Chicago)·Dined on June 18, 2017

We had a lovely dinner out on the patio. I ordered a glass of Riesling which was generous in size and smooth to drink. We both had the salmon entree which was excellent. The salad was a delicious too!

Tags: Great for Outdoor Dining, Special Occasion
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 (Salt Lake City)·Dined on June 18, 2017

Good food, wonderful service. Great out door seating. Have been to Tiburon several times and have never been disappointed.

Tags: Good for Groups, Fit for Foodies, Quiet Conversation, Good for Anniversaries, Creative Cuisine, Neighborhood Gem, Casual, Great for Outdoor Dining, Special Occasion
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