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Just east of downtown, Central City borders the University of Utah campus and is home to many restaurants, cafes and local boutique shops around Trolley Square. New condominium developments have arisen here, where light rail lines offer easy public transportation through the community and into downtown Salt Lake City. Liberty Park, with a small lake at its center and Sunnyside Park near the university both offer outdoor recreation. The Salt Lake Regional Medical Center is also located here.

Popular with students and downtown office workers, Central City’s vibrant real estate includes single-family homes, condo complexes, and apartments. The Desert Edge Brewery offers live music in an historic structure.

The distinctive, modern Salt Lake City Public Library holds more than 500,000 books, while outside in its attractive plaza, annual outdoor events such as the Pride Festival, Jazz Festival and the Living Traditions Festival attracts locals and visitors.

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American Restaurants


454 E 300 S, Salt Lake City, UT 84111

American. Family owned and operated, Faustina continues to garner strong reviews from Salt Lake City diners and restaurant critics with a prodigious menu featuring Italian inspired pastas, flatbreads, chops and seafood entrees. Salt Lake City restaurant g

American Restaurants

The Copper Onion

111 E Broadway, #170, Salt Lake City, UT 84111

Open 7 Days!

Middle Eastern Restaurants

Cedars Of Lebanon

152 East 200 South, Salt Lake City, UT 84111

Italian Restaurants


204 E 500 S, Salt Lake City, UT 84111


The Oasis Cafe

151 South 500 East, Salt Lake City, UT 84102

American Restaurants


249 E 400 S, Salt Lake City, UT 84111


Ruby River Steakhouse

435 S 700 E, Salt Lake City, UT 84102

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The Wild Grape

481 E South Temple, Salt Lake City, UT 84111

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