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1149 Zion Park Blvd, Springdale, UT 84767-7762
+1 435-772-3700
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good31%
  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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07:00 - 22:00All hours
Seafood, American, Steakhouse, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
1149 Zion Park Blvd, Springdale, UT 84767-7762
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I asked EVERYONE where to eat in Zion, and it is no wonder NO ONE recommended this place. I figured it was the prices... I was wrong. We went for my husbands birthday dinner and I ordered a filet rare which came...More

Thank Adrianna L
Management response:Responded 2 weeks ago

Adrianna, I apologize that your recent experience with us was anything but amazing . Should we be off on a meat temperature, we always bring fresh sides and our managers make it a priority to communicate with those dining parties. As you pointed out, our...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

got seated outdoors which was wonderful. had great service and the food was good (just kinda normal sports bar food).

Thank jess n
Management response:Responded 2 weeks ago

Jess, I'm pleased you enjoyed the views and atmosphere of our outdoor seating area. It was a pleasure having you dine with us. Take care. -Michael M., Owner

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My family really enjoyed this place. We happened to be staying next door so came upon it on accident. The filet mignon was perfect, and the fish dinners just as good. The staff was friendly and helpful. Would recommend

3  Thank can1815
Management response:Responded 3 weeks ago

I'm so pleased you found our restaurant! It's wonderful to hear your entire family had a fabulous meal. Thanks for the recommendation to others! -Michael M., Owner

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Overall a nice option for those who want to spend money for dinner. Service was OK nothing special. Our steak was cooked to order the right way and the side dishes all a la carte were also good. Meal cost $70 pp including tip but...More

Thank Leo M
Management response:Responded 4 weeks ago

Leo, I'm sorry our prices weren't quite what you were looking for. We serve only USDA prime beef which is more expensive, but represents the top 3% of beef in the US market. Our aim is high quality meals and a unique dining experience. Also,...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

One of the best restaurants we have ever eaten at. Steaks delicious. Halibut delicious. Service great. Desserts delicious. What more can I say

1  Thank nannielou6
Management response:Responded 4 weeks ago

We couldn't ask for more! I'm so pleased you enjoyed your meal. And it's great to know our service left you with an equally positive impression. Thank you for dining with us. Michael M., Owner

Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

We just got into Springdale and decided to try this place. The ambience is very nice, and our server Erin was friendly and professional. They brought a bread to the table that looked enticing but had little flavor. The dipping sauce tasted like pure balsamic,...More

Thank Deb B
Reviewed 9 July 2017

We were impressed with the view and decor of the restaurant as well as the food. Two of us got the meatloaf which was very good and one of us got the salmon which was flaky and mild. Service was very good and it was...More

2  Thank toolshop
Management response:Responded 12 July 2017

I'm pleased your meal was exactly what you were looking for after a long day of hiking. It's wonderful to hear you enjoyed our views as well. Safe travels. -Michael M., Owner

Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

After a long day of hiking my wife and I had dinner at Switchback. Felt like treating ourselves to a good meal. The first impression was not great as they gave us a less than ideal table even though the place was mostly empty and...More

2  Thank Canadian_Nomad22
Management response:Responded 14 July 2017

I'm so sorry about the uneven table. I will definitely look into it. Also, we are always more than happy to accommodate your seating preferences when possible, so I apologize for that not happening. I am, however, very pleased your meal was excellent. I hope...More

Reviewed 8 July 2017

After a very hot and long day of hiking (100F+) we chose this restaurant as it was walking distance from out hotel. The ambiance was lovely. The menu was average and our waiter had an attitude. I ordered a steak and thought the flavor was...More

Thank Montreal246
Management response:Responded 12 July 2017

I'm sorry your meal was not what you had hoped. We strive to exceed expectations, so it's a shame to hear that wasn't the case. You should be able to expect top-notch service the moment you walk through our doors. -Michael M., Owner

Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

My husband and I had a great dinner. We had the ahi tuna as an appetizer, which was great with a spicy mustard sauce. I had the rainbow trout which was excellent. My husband had the salmon special of the day, which was very good....More

Thank Katfwilson
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Rick W
30 August 2016|
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Response from Tylersmommy | Reviewed this property |
We made our reservations for 3 on the same day. I made it through Open Table. We were there the week after the Forth of July. If the park is really busy you might have to make it a few days before. I hope that helps.
18 July 2016|
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Response from Salp7211 | Reviewed this property |
It is summer time and families are traveling. We visited in June and although it was busy, we were seated quickly. It is best to make reservations during Spring Break and summer.
14 July 2015|
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Response from Char W | Reviewed this property |
Don't remember but you can look up their menu on line. One of the better placed to eat there
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$35
Restaurant features
Takeout, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Buffet
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1149 Zion Park Blvd, Springdale, UT 84767-7762
  • Public Transportation: Switchback stop
  • Location: United States  >  Utah (UT)  >  Springdale
  • Phone Number: +1 435-772-3700
  • E-mail
Nestled at the foot of the Watchman rock formation in Zion Canyon, Switchback Grille Steak & Fish House features hand-selected USDA Prime beef, Certified Angus Beef and a daily fresh fish menu that follows the seasons. Artfully prepared dishes, warm superior service, stunning views of the West Temple and a sophisticated southwest dining room come together for a truly unique dining experience. Additionally, Switchback offers full bar service with the area’s most extensive wine list. Banquet and catering services are available year round as well as a cozy sports grill with all of your pub favorites.
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