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Finn's Cafe

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$$ - $$$
American, Cafe, European, Scandinavian, Norwegian
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1624 S 1100 E, Salt Lake City, UT 84105-2440
+1 801-467-4000
07:30 - 14:30
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Sandy UT
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36 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Finn's has a great atmosphere and great food. Their omelet specials are the best and the soutdough pancakes are awesome!

Thank rknap14
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69 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

I get the Scandinavian breakfast and it is so good! I also really like the veggie eggs Benedict. The Oregon chai is divine. I love the ambiance here. It's very retro chic and the food is always light and flavorful.

1 Thank LesleyGulledge
Salt Lake City, Utah
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

I always feel like I am visiting a friend whenever I eat at Finn's. The staff is fantastic and attentive. The food is always fresh and delicious and plentiful and a great value! Spend a weekend morning there, out on the patio, drinking coffee, eating a big omelette, seeing locals and smell the nearby planted herbs. True heaven!

1 Thank Evie G
Salt Lake City, Utah
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37 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

I'm sure everything is lovely and I tried a bunch of things including the trout, bacon, pancakes and the chocolate croissant, but when you make such a perfect over egg what else needs to be said about breakfast. Finn's is a legend, so I knew enough to get there very early to enjoy it in a peaceful state, but it... More 

1 Thank GeneralRikard
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016

What a wonderful eating experience. When we stepped into Finn s restaurant it was a beautiful summer morning and the doors were opened to the outside with a cool breeze wafting in the air. Our first impression was of freshness and cleanliness.It looked like it had been scrubbed clean from top to bottom. We were promptly seated and began our... More 

1 Thank mimisummerhays
Salt Lake City, Utah
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18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

Love the Nordic omelette. The variety sandwiches platter was great. Check the specials out as some not on menu and a chance to try more authentic dishes. Delicious coffee. Check out the historical pictures of the restaurants/family. Walls are adorned with rotating local artists pieces also for sale.

1 Thank Hazen D
Norman, Oklahoma
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68 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

My wife & I enjoyed breakfast here while visiting SLC for the weekend. The Scandinavian breakfast was wonderful, a must try! My wife thoroughly enjoyed the Chorizo omelette & the sourdough pancakes. The pancakes came with a homemade raspberry preserve that was to die for! We both wish we had enough time to stop here again before we flew home.

1 Thank Sir_Surtsey
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106 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

Not American comfort food - branded as Swedish breakfast food. $11-$15 a plate with no sides (French toast is just french toast, no eggs ect.) Overall I don't if I'd say the food is worth the price, but the atmosphere was. Maybe it was just the breakfast wasn't outstanding so we will be back for try lunch. The atmosphere was... More 

Thank queenofsuits
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016

Art moderne building. Can be noisy when crowded. Some outside seating. Limited menu. Mostly breakfast items. I had veggie sandwich on onion rolls. It was good, but I ordered it without mayonnaise and got mayonnaise anyway. A friend ordered the combination of three open-face sandwiches and liked them all.

Thank TtheK
Salt Lake City, Utah
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49 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 July 2016

I can't believe I have not reviewed Finns before this. It is exceptional. In my mind there is no better tasting, or healthier breakfast in the state. The eggs and trout are exceptional, as is the gazpacho (when they are serving it - which is rare). It is all cooked carefully and without too much butter. The hashbrowns are perfect.... More 

1 Thank globalbrian

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Cafe, European, Scandinavian, Norwegian
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
07:30 - 14:30
07:30 - 14:30
07:30 - 14:30
07:30 - 14:30
07:30 - 14:30
07:30 - 14:30
07:30 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1624 S 1100 E, Salt Lake City, UT 84105-2440
  • Location: United States  >  Utah (UT)  >  Salt Lake City
  • Phone Number: +1 801-467-4000

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