7 Must-Try Restaurants

Let Authentic Flavors Lead You Somewhere Delicious 

In Southwest Wyoming, we know good food fuels great adventures so whether you’re hiking, biking or spending the day on the road, don’t miss these seven restaurants in Rock Springs and Green River on your next trip.

Check out our 2022 Restaurant Guide and our online restaurant listings for recommendations across Sweetwater County!

Morning Eats

Start the day right with a hearty breakfast. Try Eve’s at White Mountain Golf Course, where Sunday brunch is so good you’ll leave with a reservation for dinner. Don’t miss the avocado toast or pork belly. Or take it back in time at the Coal Train Coffee Depot located in the historic Tomahawk Hotel. Sip your coffee in a classic piece of Wyoming’s wild west history.

Beyond Borders

For dinner and a show, choose Sapporo Japanese Steakhouse. The hibachi grill and exciting menu will leave you wanting more. And don’t just take our word for it, one Yelp review put it best: “The food was great and the hibachi cook was the best I've seen anywhere!”


For the Best Burgers and Burritos (BBB), start in Sweetwater County. Stop at the Broadway Burger Station in Rock Springs for shakes and burgers. It’s so good that National Park roadtrippers have been known to retrace their steps back to this 1950s style dinner. Don’t leave without ordering the chocolate malt shake. For some classic cowboy country eats, head to The Hitching Post for juicy bison burgers, hot wings, fried cauliflower and other comfort food favorites. 

Roll like a burrito over to Don Pedros in Green River. Their carnitas tacos, chicken burritos and top-notch margaritas are the ultimate power-up after a day on the road or adventuring outdoors. Come hungry and leave happy.

Crafted & Cultured

Take your seat at a local watering hole like Bitter Creek Brewing. This homegrown brewpub is known for legendary micro-brews. If you time it right, guests can try the “Test Batch” beer for unreleased gems. Did we mention their delicious menu? Don’t miss the spinach and artichoke dip. Find more places to raise a glass with these happy hour spots in Rock Springs & Green River.

Famous Fare

You’ll know you’ve made it to Cowboy Donuts when you see a regiment of locals lined up out the door. These iconic sweet treats have been featured on Food Network and every must-eat list about Wyoming since. Try the Turtle, covered with homemade fudge icing, candied pecans and caramel. Then take a sugar-powered stroll through Bunning Park with the extra energy.

Plan your trip to Rock Springs and Green River with the help of our full 2-day foodie itinerary. Explore places to stay and even more adventures.