When you’re looking for great vacation experiences, dining or otherwise, the historic Hines Mansion is here to lead you to an unforgettable time. Our free Vacation Guide, available as a download, is full of the best local wisdom and advice for the best things to do in the Provo area. You can trust our expertise, too, because we’re local!
Try These Great Restaurants in Downtown Provo
For a literal grab-n-go breakfast, snack, or meal, Hruska’s Kolaches offers sweet and savory kolaches. Try a maple pecan or fruit and cream cheese kolache. For a savory flavor, their sausage egg, and cheese kolaches or chicken cilantro omelet kolaches are the way to go!
If you’re looking for incredible Mexican food, then Brassas is the place for you! Folks from all over come for the authentic south-of-the-border cuisine. They have the American favorites like carne asada, pollo, and carnitas in the form of tacos, burritos, quesadillas, and more. Then, they also have authentic Mexican fare like lengua and molcajete!
When you’re craving Latin American food or want to try it, El Salvador Restaurant is just a short walk from Hines Mansion! With great seafood and combinations like shrimp with fried plantains, you’ll have a memorable meal here! While you’re there, be sure to try an order of their pupusas! They’re locally famous!
Broke Eatery | Four-minute walk
You’ll enjoy the chef’s interpretation of French, Spanish, and Creole cooking styles at this casual eatery. Their menu changes daily, so dial in for something new and fresh. Chef Kitamba once cooked with Michelin-rated chefs, if that tells you of the quality food you’ll have here! But, don’t worry! It remains affordable and accessible as a great spot for all three meals of the day!
You’re going to love the tropical flavors of El Tropical Dominican Cuisine! Try their Caribbean red snapper with coconut sauce or their chicken breast stuffed with shrimp topped with cilantro sauce. There’s a reason this is a local favorite!
Rated as the Best Italian in the Valley on the KSL local A-List, Gloria’s Little Italy offers their famous sauces and renowned gnocchi. They use only the finest imported cheese and pasta, and they make all of their sauce and soups from scratch. If you’re looking for authentic Italian-style gelato, then Gloria’s is your place, too!
The award-winning chef, Chad Pritchard, offers a New York take on Italian cuisine. You’ll love the step away from traditional Italian for the zestier side of things with their famous Spaghetti Bolognese and decadent handcrafted desserts. Loads of pasta, gnocchi, and fusion greet your taste buds with a “Buongiorno!” in a New York accent!
Stay at the Center of it All Near Center Street
All the best restaurants are downtown and, coincidentally, just minutes away from the best place to stay in Provo: Hines Mansion! So, whether you’re on a foodie adventure or planning a family vacation, the ideal location of Hines Mansion will make your trip a breeze. But, convenience isn’t the only wonderful thing we offer. Here at the mansion, you’ll find comfort and quality unlike anywhere else in town. So, browse our availability and see for yourself how good your vacation can be. We are eager to accommodate you, so contact us today to book your getaway!