Date: November 25, 2022
Dinosaurland isn’t just beautiful sights, exciting activities and amazing history. It’s also filled with an abundance of delicious and unique restaurants to choose from. Both locals and vacationers alike have raved about Dinosaurland’s dining scene, admiring the small-town vibe and homemade touch that so many places tout. Here are a few restaurants that will have you convinced that Vernal is a foodie’s paradise.
Start your foodie journey at Antica Forma. This restaurant is a local favorite, known for its homemade and fire-grilled artisan pizzas. The name Antica Forma is Italian for “the old form” and the chefs take that name to heart. When you eat a pizza at Antica Forma, it’s as if you are transported to Naples. Every component of their pizza is made on-site daily — from their dough to their sauce to their mozzarella cheese. Yum!
Antica Forma also offers gluten-free pizza options and a variety of pasta dishes sure to have your group talking. After dinner, be sure to stay for a decadent homemade dessert or a fresh scoop of gelato.
Vernal Brewing Co
Another important stop on our tour is Vernal Brewing Company. If you’re looking for a huge selection of craft beers and pub food, Vernal Brewing Company is the place to be. Some of their beers include the house-favorite .50 Caliber IPA or their malty and sweet Allosaurus Amber Ale. Be sure to pair your drink with something from their dinner menu, like their new Crispy Chicken Bacon Ranch Tacos. Vernal Brewing Company has the coveted combination of delicious food, excellent craft beer and a friendly atmosphere. You can search far and wide, but you won’t find anything else quite like it.
Lemongrass Thai Fusion
Shaking things up a bit, our next stop is at Lemongrass Thai Fusion. If you are looking for bright and modern Asian food, there is no better place than Lemongrass. You’ll be blown away by the modern menu and the friendly and attentive service. Locals love the restaurant’s variety of sweet and savory curries, as well as their classic pad thai. Lemongrass takes classic Thai favorites and adds a modern twist to make an unforgettable meal.
Glazed and Grilled
Rounding out our foodie tour is a sweet stop at Glazed and Grilled in Vernal. This bakery specializes in both sweet and savory foods with sandwiches, soups, salads and a variety of baked goods. The shop is known for its donuts that are baked fresh every single day. Enjoy an old-fashioned donut in the shop, or take a dozen donut holes with you as you explore the rest of what Dinosaurland has to offer.
These are just a few of the plethora of decadent dining options available in Dinosaurland. As you take your next vacation to explore the area, be sure to set aside a day to uncover what delicious secrets await in the area. Remember to come hungry!