Bambara Reservations

Bambara Restaurant
202 South Main St.
Salt Lake City , UT 84101
Phone: 801.363.5454


Monday-Friday, 7 a.m. - 10 a.m.
Saturday, 8 a.m. - 11 a.m.

Sunday, 8 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Monday-Friday, 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Saturday-Sunday, closed

Monday-Thursday, 5:30 p.m. - 10 p.m.
Friday-Saturday, 5:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Sunday, 5:30 p.m. - 9 p.m.

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Executive Chef Nathan Powers, named Best Utah Chef in 2010, introduces new menus seasonally, using time-honored techniques while using the best organic and sustainable ingredients. His cuisine embraces straightforward New American fare, including a wide variety of seafood and hearty game. Diners experience the integrity and true flavors of the best ingredients, finessed, balanced and ultimately memorable. Powers has a talent for adding an unexpected or exotic twist to New American mainstays. With the confidence of a seasoned artist, he easily creates a natural balance between the simple and the inspired. Diverse flavors and cultures harmoniously come together in dishes that highlight the best regional ingredients.

New Sunday Brunch!!!
Gluten Free Lunch Menu!!!
Gluten Free Dinner Menu!!!
Lunch Specials
Bar Menu
Wine List
Liqueurs & Cordials
Specialty Drinks
Off-Site Catering

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Blue Cheese House Cut Potato Chips $8
Silky Corn Bisque
Jonah Crab, Basil Oil
Crab Stuffed Piquillo Peppers
Poblano Chile Vinaigrette
Crispy Fried Calamari
Grilled Lemons, Okra, Jalapeno, Sambal BBQ Tartar
Ahi Tuna Tartare
Organic Quinoa, Avocado, Fresno Chili, Basil, Green Onion Creme Fraiche, Wonton Crisps
Summer Melon & Parma Prosciutto
Chili Agave, Watercress, Pistachio Oil, Black Salt
Smoky Apple Brisket Toast
Grilled Sourdough, Arugula~Chick Pea Salad, Fried Farm Egg, Red Pepper Vinaigrette, Corn Salsa
All Local Cheese Board
Warm Olives, Creminelli Salami, Grilled Bread, Lavosh Cracker
Cast Iron Roasted Clams
Zucchini, Lots of Garlic, White Wine, Fines Herbs, Piquillo Pepper Aioli, Grilled Ciabatta
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Organic Mixed Baby Lettuces
Summer Stone Fruit, Shaved Pecorino, Cider~Honey Vinaigrette
The Bambara Wedge
Butter Lettuce, Summer Veggies, Cucumbers, Smoky Bacon Nuggets, Maytag Blue Cheese
Balsamic Watermelon Salad
Gold Creek Feta, Baby Kale Slaw, Nioise Olives, Slivered Almonds, Fancy Balsamic
Ruby & Golden Beet Salad
Marinated Power Grains, Roasted Hazelnuts, Arugula, Buttermilk Blue Crumbles
Summer Tomatoes
Fresh Baby Mozzarella, Sourdough Croutons, Fried Basil, Arugula~Walnut Pesto
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Grilled Pesto Pork Tenderloin
Baby Kale, Smoky Bacon, Leek Pure, Fennel Seed Butter, Whiskey~Honey Roasted Peaches
Hawaiian Ahi Tuna & Head-On Prawn
Summer Ratatouille, Lavender Salt, Potato Pure, Anchovy Aioli
Potato Goat Cheese Ravioli
Summer Squashes, Arugula, Pecorino, Cherry Tomato Coulis
Prosciutto Wrapped Utah Red Trout
Garlic~Spinach Farci, Seared Mushrooms, Potato Gnocchi, Fines Herbs, Saffron~Shellfish Butter
Grilled Coffee Rubbed Lamb Chops
~Bacon Mashed Potatoes, Grilled Broccolini, Apple~Chile Compound Butter
Seared Maine Scallops
Corn~Chive~Bacon Risotto, Wilted Pea Sprouts, Summer Squash Chimichurri
Cast Iron Seared Chicken
Beehive Cheddar Grits, Garlic Seared Chard, Marinated Cherry Tomatoes, Sauce Choron
Duet of Beef Filet & Braised Short Rib
Horseradish Smashed Red Potatoes, Baby Green Beans, Red Onion Rings, Horseradish Creme Fraiche
Bambara Steak Frites, 15oz New York Strip
Herbed Frites, Watercress, Roasted Marrow, Sauce Bordelaise
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Herbed Frites $6
Corn-Chive-Bacon Risotto $7
Horseradish Smashed Taters $8
Baby Green Beans $6
Garlicky Broccolini $6
Crispy Okra $6
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