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City Creek Center   |  Austen Diamond, Visit Salt Lake

City Creek Center

Centrally located in the heart of downtown Salt Lake City, City Creek Center includes more than 100 stores and restaurants and unique features like a retractable roof and a creek.

Shop City Creek Center

City Creek Center opened in 2012 next to historic Temple Square and Salt Palace Convention Center in downtown Salt Lake City. It is home to more than 100 shops and restaurants.

The center includes a retractable roof that allows for a year-round shopping experience, pedestrian skybridge, two 18-foot-tall waterfalls, fountains and a reproduction of the south fork of City Creek — which once flowed through the area. Its namesake City Creek Canyon is just a few miles away.

Located just 10 minutes from the Salt Lake City International Airport, City Creek Center is popular with out of town visitors. Its Passport to Shopping program offers special discounts to visitors from over 50 miles away (stop by the customer service desk for more details). The center is open Monday through Saturday from 11 a.m. until 8 p.m. (some store hours may vary) and closed on Sundays. You can reach customer service at (801) 521-2012 with any questions. 

Stores

Retail anchors include Macy's and Nordstroms, alongside a variety of shops, such as:

  • Albion Fit: A locally-owned boutique that sells women’s swimwear, fitness and leisure products. 
  • Disney Store: Find your favorite Disney merchandise, from clothing, toys and stuffed animals to snowglobes and collectibles.
  • Free People: Snap up specialty clothing, including vintage collections and bohemian looks.
  • Louis Vuitton: Find elegant luxury goods like handbags, sunglasses, shoes, fragrances and more. 
  • West Elm: Shop luxurious, approachable home decor, furnishings and kitchenware.

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Restaurants

  • Brio Italian Grille dishes up northern Italian cuisine, with steaks, seafood, pasta and more. 
  • Taste of Red Iguana offers delicious quick service Mexican cuisine, modeled after Salt Lake's beloved Red Iguana restaurants. Enjoy tacos, burritos, quesadillas, chimichangas and other favorites. 
  • Ramble over to Pretty Bird on nearby Regent Street for a Nashville-style hot chicken sandwich. Don’t worry, five available heat levels welcome everyone to enjoy this popular lunch spot.
  • Enjoy classic All-American fare like burgers, Philly cheese steaks, and shakes at Johnny Rockets.
  • Stop by Tibet Bowl & Sushi for sushi, bento, donburi, katsudon or bulgogi.
  • Zimbu serves up Nepalese and Indian cuisine, from vegetable kofta to chicken tikka, paneer and lamb. 
  • Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory is the place to grab chocolate candies, caramel apples, fudge and other sweet treats. 
  • Grab a frozen treat at Zeppe’s Italian Ice and Frozen Custard, which makes its products fresh in store every day.

Where to Stay

After a full day of shopping, dining and exploring, you’ll want a comfortable place to rest. Salt Lake City and surrounding areas offer an extensive selection of lodging options.  

  • Downtown Salt Lake City offers accommodations ranging from luxury hotels to more basic economy rooms. 
  • Park City offers an array of mountain resort lodges, hotels and other offerings. 
  • Bed and breakfasts and inns are available throughout the region, offering a wide variety of experiences.
  • Campgrounds suitable for tents and RVs are also available in and near Salt Lake City.

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