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The Sonora Grill

$$ - $$$Mexican, , Spanish
2310 Kiesel Ave, Ogden, UT 84401-1964
+1 801-393-1999
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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“guacamole” (45 reviews)
“carnitas” (18 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican, Southwestern, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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LOCATION
2310 Kiesel Ave, Ogden, UT 84401-1964
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61 - 70 of 387 reviews

Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Amazing food and service! Many options on the menu, but not so many that you have to thumb through fifty pages before you find what you're wanting to eat. Fun and energetic atmosphere, but still able to carry on conversations. Had a great time!

Thank Goofballhusband
Steve B, Owner at The Sonora Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 21 February 2017

Thank you Goofballhusband, We appreciate you leaving us an awesome review, we are really glad you appreciated the atmosphere, food and service we hope to see you in again soon! -Steve

Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

Love this place. The food is fantastic and a nice welcoming atmosphere to boot. The chips and salsa are really good, and the chimichangas are awesome.

Thank Nathan W
Steve B, Owner at The Sonora Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 21 February 2017

Thank you Nathan W for your review, we appreciate your support and hope to see you in again soon! -Steve

Reviewed 3 February 2017

The food is excellent! Their guacamole is one of the best I've ever had! Service was fast. The service was fast and great! Every time we eat here we love what we get.

Thank Melanie C
Steve B, Owner at The Sonora Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 4 February 2017

Thank you Melanie C, We really appreciate you taking the time to leave us a review, it means so much to us to get positive feed back from the locals being a local restaurant ourselves. hope to see you in again soon, -Steve

Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

My husband and I were looking for a decent margarita and meal. We found neither at this place. Our waitress was kind and somewhat attentive. We ordered the $11.99 signature margarita. It's was okay-ish. Then we tried the house. I sent it back. The food...More

1  Thank kkdem
Reviewed 18 January 2017

This is a great little place in the heart of downtown Ogden. You can get a great dinner with awesome drinks. Try the bloody mary, it won't disappoint.

Thank cwindsor8769
Steve B, Owner at The Sonora Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 February 2017

Thank you Cwindsor8769 for your review, We are so glad you enjoyed your visit we hope to see you in again soon for Bloody Mary's or maybe come try something warm for the cold Utah weather like our new Mexi -Cocoa!

Reviewed 18 January 2017

Sonora Grill is the "go to" place for us if we can't decide where to go for dinner. We always get a bowl of guacamole to start things off. If you like it spicy, they will add cerrano peppers. Their complimentary salsa's are nice and...More

Thank chrismogridge
Steve B, Owner at The Sonora Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 February 2017

Thank you chrismogride, Thank you for your support we are honored to be a go-to place for you! hope to see you in again soon, -Steve

Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

Delicious authentic food from Mexico. We always enjoy the tableside made guacamole and my husband often chooses the Conchita Pibil which is a tasty moist pork dish from the Yucatán. The ceviche's are always a good choice and I love the salads, taquitos, fish tacos...More

Thank Sassenach84
Steve B, Owner at The Sonora Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 February 2017

Thank you Sassench84 for taking the time to review us and for the positive feed back. We hope to see you again soon for date night, -Steve

Reviewed 12 January 2017

Chili Verde was very nice with a great flavor. Guacamole and refried beans had little flavor and needed help from the red salsa to be tasted. We were there before 5 pm and the employees were more interested in each other than us. Music was...More

Thank Brent M
Steve B, General Manager at The Sonora Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 February 2017

Thank you Brent M, We are disappointed our guacamole did not impress we hope you will give it a chance again in the future, i recommend with the optional serrano peppers? We will be speaking to our staff about where their interest should be directed....More

Reviewed 4 January 2017

This place has good new age meals. Their table side Guacamole is to die for along with the fresh fried tortillas they serve it with. Two people in our party had never had guacamole and loved it. The Fish Tacos, Ceviche and Burritos are very...More

Thank dfb311
Steve B, Owner at The Sonora Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 February 2017

Thank you dfb311, We are thrilled you enjoyed your visit especially the table side guacamole. Believe it or not I personally have done over 7,000 since we opened, and still love doing them! Hope to see you in again soon. -Steve

Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

We come to Ogden once a year for skiing and finally made reservations for dinner here. Was completely satisfied from the moment we walked in was seated right on time the waiter was on point . The shrimp ceviche was some of the best I've...More

Thank Ronnie W
Steve B, Owner at The Sonora Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 February 2017

Thank you Ronnie W, We really appreciate the great review and hope to see you again in the ski seasons to come! -Steve

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$9 - US$19
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2310 Kiesel Ave, Ogden, UT 84401-1964
  • Location: United States  >  Utah (UT)  >  Wasatch Range  >  Ogden
  • Phone Number: +1 801-393-1999
  • E-mail
Description
The Sonora Grill is a unique and independent restaurant serving regional Mexican cuisine in a refined atmosphere with unparalleled customer service. Executive Chef, Chris Mortenson, brings with him an impressive resume of experience from restaurants in Seattle, Portland, San Francisco, and Las Vegas. Chef Chris along with owner Steve Ballard are excited to share their passionate interpretation of Mexican food with its patrons. The Sonora Grill will feature a large ceviche bar, catering, full bar and lounge, private party room, private banquet room, and take out with a walk up window.
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