Dining at SLIG

The Hilton Salt Lake City Center is centrally located to some of the best dining Salt Lake City has to offer. There are dozens of places to eat within about a one-block walk; more if you wish to venture out a bit.


Tucked just inside the entrance to the Trofi Restaurant. They offer beverages, pre-packaged sandwiches, and pastries from 6:00 am to 2:00 pm daily. Limited seating; participants may also sit in Trofi during lunch when purchasing from Starbucks.

Grab and Go Lunch

The Hilton will have a lunch kiosk located in the second floor lobby Monday through Friday. It will offer grab and go soup, salad, and sandwiches. Limited seating will be available in SLIG Central. Grab and Go items will be available from Starbucks on Saturday's Tech Day (1/20) from noon to 1:30 on Saturday, with seating in Trofi.

Trofi Restaurant

Order from the menu or enjoy a hot breakfast buffet with omelets made to order. Trofi is open for breakfast only.

The Hilton will offer a SPECIAL buffet price of $20 tax and tip inclusive, for all SLIG participants. Make sure you are wearing your name badge to take advantage of this offer. No need to pre-purchase this year. Trofi also offers a limited breakfast menu and smaller continental breakfast bar.

Fine Dining in the Hilton

Hilton is home to Spencer’s for Steaks and Chops. One of Salt Lake's oldest steakhouses, this "Best of State" and "Wine Spectator Award of Excellence" restaurant, offers a fine dining experience. Seating is available for groups, in booths, at high tables, and in the bar area for a variety of experiences. They will be offering a daily lunch special during SLIG. More information will be available on-site.

Room Service

Hilton offers room service from 6:00 am to 11:00 pm.

Spencer’s Bar

The gathering place for a casual drink while staying at the Hilton. Located in the front of Spencer’s restaurant.

Special Dietary Needs

The Hilton offers Gluten Free options at all three dining facilities. Other dietary needs accommodated upon request.

Hilton Honors Benefits

Gold Level members will receive complimentary continental breakfast in Trofi each morning for themselves and up to one additional guest staying in the same room (or bonus points, but not both). Diamond Level members also receive complimentary continental breakfast for themselves and one guest in the same room (plus bonus points). They will additionally have executive level access to the concierge lounge, where a small hot/continental breakfast and hot hors d'oeuvres are served weekdays. The continental breakfast may be upgraded to the full buffet for $8 per person.


The Hilton is within a short walking distance of a variety of restaurants, including the Olive Garden, Inferno Cantina, Red Rock Brewing Company, PF Chang’s, Benihana, Market Street Grill, J Wong's Asian Bistro, Siegfried's Delicatessen, and Squatter’s Pub, just to mention a few. You will find everything from sushi to cheesesteaks within a two-block walk.

A Bit Beyond

If you are feeling more adventurous, City Creek Center and The Gateway Mall offer a wide variety of restaurants as well as a food court.

Near Temple Square, restaurants are also located in the Joseph Smith Memorial Building/Lion House Pantry area. Participants may also eat in the Church Office Building cafeteria during lunch; please obtain a visitor pass from the FHL desk before heading over that direction.

For a complete list by cuisine or location, go to VisitSaltLake.com.

Inside or near the Family History Library

Just need a quick bite to eat between your lab and your research? The FHL has a small vending area on the first floor of the library, which offers a variety of frozen and packaged foods. And of course, JB's Restaurant is on the corner near the library, with an affordable full breakfast buffet and lunch buffet option.