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Black Sheep Cafe

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££ - £££
Mexican, American, Southwestern, Native American
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19 N University Ave, Provo, UT 84601-4429 (Provo Center St)
+1 801-607-2485
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Sunday
Closed
Hours:
Mon - Thu 17:30 - 21:00
Mon - Sat 11:30 - 14:30
Fri - Sat 17:30 - 22:00
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Utah
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33 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We go to Provo once a month to have lunch with our son at a place none of us have ever been before. Yesterday was that day and I read reviews and found the Black Sheep Cafe. It was a great lunch. My husband and son had the Bleu Cheese Burger with Rosemary Fries and the Black Sheep Burger with... More 

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Thank Delainie A
Athens, Ohio
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23 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

The waitress was great and explained her favorites on the menu. I ordered the pork jowl taco ($22) and a salad with a cactus dressing ($9). Both were very tasty and I was full. Nonetheless, I got an order of frybread ($4), which comes with honey butter, and it was terrific and I was more than full.

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Thank Showboat124
Orem
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82 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

We went as a family to eat. We had never been here before. It was really good. They serve Southwestern style Native American food. I got a breakfast burrito and other members of our family ordered different versions of Navajo Tacos. We also ordered some Basil Fries and some Sweet Potato fries as an appetizer. You have to try the... More 

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Bracknell
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353 reviews
159 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 157 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

We checked the place out the night before, and were told that several of the dishes could be made vegetarian, so we returned and enjoyed a delicious dinner of enchiladas. They were carefully flavoured and beautifully presented and the staff were friendly and helpful. Would definitely eat here again if we were in town.

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Thank elainejh
San Francisco, CA
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99 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Easily the best brunch I've ever had. Visited on a Sunday afternoon, and enjoyed the carnitas hash and biscuits in gravy. Both were superb, and a lovely compliment to one another - the carnitas being hearty but on the lighter side, and the biscuits in gravy rich and spicy. Service was lovely and attentive.

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Thank Love2TravelnCA
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34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

A great little cafe in downtown Provo. We were seated promptly our waitress Haley was great. We ordered the specials Pork Jowl nachos and the filet tacos both were amazing. The meal was pricey but worth it.

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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

Friends took us to Black Sheep and they were right, their food is delicious! Definitely try the frybread with honey butter! But actually everything is good! I had the vegetarian version of the Bleu Fire Shrimp and the Enchiladas, both were really good! Also try the sweet potato fries! We had a lovely night, the food was great and the... More 

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SAINT GEORGE
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

All expectation were meet and exceeded. Had the surf and turf special and it was amazing! This is my second time here and plan on a return trip next month. If you like southwest with a gourmet twist this place is for you!

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Thank JAMES M
Provo, Utah
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

I've eaten at Black Sheep twice and their food and service was really good both times. The inventive dishes are all in a Southwestern theme. Things are flavored with discretion and no spice owns the dish, but rather multiple flavors and textures interact. Portions are fair but not bounteous.

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Thank crystald7
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10 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016

This is currently the best place to eat in the Provo/Orem area. I had the Chimi-rellano and it was, by far, the best thing I have ever eaten. Service is a bit slow, but they make up for it in the quality of food.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Cuisine
Mexican, American, Southwestern, Native American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Reservations
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:00
Thursday
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:00
Friday
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
Saturday
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 N University Ave, Provo, UT 84601-4429
    (Provo Center St)
  • Location: United States  >  Utah (UT)  >  Wasatch Range  >  Provo
  • Phone Number: +1 801-607-2485

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?