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Zax Restaurant & Watering Hole

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96 S Main St, Moab, UT 84532-2503
+1 435-259-6555
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11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Brighton CO
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Good pizza... salad bar can be "tired" at times. We've come several years for Thanksgiving; the turkey dinner can be hit or miss. The atmosphere is homey, lots of warm wood tones. The service was prompt and friendly.

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Thank GiudiM
Middlebury, Vermont
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163 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 128 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wow, the atmosphere here was, simply put, FUN!! The decor, large room, and many tables are suitable for social gatherings, and the menu is varied, well-priced. As a vegetarian, there were plenty of options for me: a huge salad bar, ready-made salads, starters, pastas and pizza. I enjoyed a pasta dish and salad...way too full for dessert. We did make... More 

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Ilminster, United Kingdom
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160 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 145 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Zaks was recommended by our hotel so we visited it for an evening meal. The place was fairly busy, but mostly with tourists it seemed. It had a good and varied menu and wide selection of beers. However, when the food arrived it was luke warm and not hot. I had the Salmon Pasta which was actually quite tasty, but... More 

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Babenhausen, Germany
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83 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After visiting the Arches park we were cruising in Moab to find a restaurant. We found the Zax-restaurant by chance and it was a good choice, having dinner here. The service was quick and friendly, the food was delicious and they had a very good beer. They had a lot of guests, but we had not to wait too long.... More 

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DFW
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44 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I are here during our stay in Moab. The burger was delicious. It was a bit of a wait, but not too much. Very popular spot right in the middle of Moab

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Santa Cruz, California
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29 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2016

We were in Moab for 2 nights and ended up here for dinner both nights. The food was simple and very good. Service was quick for a place so busy. Parking around corner 2 minute walk. Super town. Lots of shopping

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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204 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

We have been to Zax many times over the years and it has always been an enjoyable experience. During this visit we were a group of 10 and had to wait about 30 minutes to be seated. Not really a surprise given it was a busy Friday evening. Most of our group chose to do the Salad/Pizza buffet and all... More 

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Gainesville, FL
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98 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

My wife and I stopped in for a couple drinks and a snack. The food was good and the atmosphere was good. Good for families or couples. The pizza buffet wasn't huge, but it looked good. Only gal e it a four because the bartender wasn't pleasant and seemed like he didn't want us there.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

We went there after a long day of mountain biking so maybe I was too tired to appreciate all it offered. I was happy with the steak sandwich and a cold beer and the fries were great. Don't remember being overwhelmed by the meal but the place was packed s obviously many do like it.

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Macungie, Pennsylvania
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90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

We stopped in for a lunch after spending a good part of the day at Arches National Park. The food we ordered was very good, but our waitress, Nicole, did not want to be there. The lack of service left a bad taste in our mouths.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$25
Cuisine
Italian, American, Bar, Pizza, Pub
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Buffet
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 96 S Main St, Moab, UT 84532-2503
  • Location: United States  >  Utah (UT)  >  Moab
  • Phone Number: +1 435-259-6555

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