5 to Try: Classic Cocktails

Forget the low-carb beer and go retro instead. From a classic martini to a timeless Manhattan, find the best 1950s-era cocktails in Utah.

Updated: March 19, 2004

5 to Try


Red Door (The)

57 W 200 S, Salt Lake City, UT 84101

Salt Lake's hipster set sips vodka martinis that are shaken, not stirred, at this artsy, jazz-filled haunt with a revolutionary theme.


Kristauf's Martini Bar

16 W Market St, Salt Lake City, UT 84101

Kick it with the business crowd and martini connoisseurs at this downtown bar known for its smooth, gin-based version of the drink.


New Yorker Club

60 W Market St, Salt Lake City, UT 84101

Enjoy a Manhattan at this elegant eatery, widely known as one of the city's premier places to be seen.