Salt Lake Magazine
2017 Dining Award Winner - "You can hear Matthew Harris’ Southern drawl when he talks and you can taste it on the plate at Tupelo, the Dixie-tinged restaurant he and his wife Maggie Alvarez opened on Main Street, Park City. Part of that street’s slow dining renaissance, Tupelo is not a meat-and-three downhome restaurant, but a sophisticated take on one of America’s greatest cuisines."
9 Hottest Restaurants and Bars in Park City, Utah - "Anticipate globally inspired, artisan-sourced fare and wines from around the world in this industrial-inspired bi-level restaurant and bar. An alum of esteemed chefs Jean-Georges Vongerichten, Kevin Rathbun and Pano Karatassos, Tupelo executive chef-owner Matt Harris now offers his own twist on mountain-appropriate New American fare like “Beef and Barley;” whiskey-glazed Niman Ranch pork belly; and BBQ octopus with red bean stew, red pepper vinegar, kale and pickled lemon."
An insider’s guide to the Sundance Film Festival: A filmmaker’s perspective - "Since its launch in 1981, the Sundance Film Festival has become a mecca for creatives of all types, as well as discerning travelers seeking the ultimate winter wonderland experience. American screenwriter and director Jacques Thelemaque is no stranger to this phenomenon. [...] When Thelemaque wants to sit down to a great meal, he heads downtown to "the heartbeat of it all," Main Street, and his favorite spot, Tupelo Park City. Chef Matthew Harris' locally-sourced, global cuisine includes Maine Crab Fritters, one of the restaurant's staples."
Park City: The perfect long weekend destination - "Park City has undergone a food revolution in the past decade. Diners once had to settle for ski resort standards like burgers and chili. But the town's transformation to a year-round destination has elevated its food scene. Tupelo Park City, which opened at the end of last year, has quickly secured a reputation as one of the best restaurants in town."
Dishing Park City
Eat, Drink & Be Mary - "2017 has finally arrived, and we think that calls for a bloody mary! Our newest recipe comes from one of our favorite Main Street locales, Tupelo. As with most things on their menu, Chef Matt Harris puts the perfect Southern spin on his recipe."
PARK CITY RESTAURANTS: 15 TOP PICKS FROM A LOCAL - "Menu Favorites: Buttermilk Biscuits- fresh, flaky homemade buttermilk biscuits served with honey butter straight from heaven. This is the perfect appetizer to share with 2-4 people as you’re finalizing orders and preparing for a hearty, farm-to-table experience. Grilled Cheese- prepared with pimento cheddar, and a tomato bacon jam served alongside literally the best creamy tomato soup I have ever had. Be prepared to feel the essence of comfort."
The Salt Lake Tribune
Tribune reviewers pick their 9 best dishes of 2016 - "Roasted Pork Belly Entree at Tupelo: Pork belly is usually a starter or small plate on restaurant menus, so imagine my joy this summer when I found an entrée-sized version ($26) at this posh Park City spot."
SALT Awards by The Salt Lake Tribune
Winner of Best New Park City Restaurant - "When new restaurants open on Park City’s Main Street, everyone takes notice. In Tupelo, it’s immediately apparent that executive chef and co-owner Matt Harris and his team have thought long and hard about the best ways to deliver fresh ingredients and fine service to every guest."
Urban Bliss Life
Travel Bliss: Tupelo Restaurant in Park City, Utah - "Tupelo restaurant is an expansive, modern restaurant in Park City, Utah offering elegant dishes based on the chef owner’s travels and commitment to supporting small farms and food artisans"
TUPELO // PARK CITY - "The space was stunning, the food even more gorgeous, and the company best of all. A pair of cocktails, a few small plates and a giant, vibrant dish of angel hair pasta to share later and we were met by the painfully difficult task of deciding which of Pastry Chef Shirley Butler‘s desserts to go for [made even more difficult by knowing we were table one of day one of their new dessert menu!]"
The Daily Meal
How to Enjoy the Ultimate Bloody Mary in Park City, Utah - "Brunch hotspot tupelo on Park City, Utah’s historic Main Street has elevated the Bloody Mary experience, putting diners in control of their Bloody Mary mixology during its Sunday brunch, served 11:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Patrons are served an unadorned glass of tomato juice and vodka for $12 and are then led to one of the most expansive — and non-gimmicky — Bloody Mary bars ever experienced."
Salt Lake Magazine
Savor the Summit: Tupelo - "Brigham City Apricot Bourbon Sun Tea welcomed diners to Park City’s largest outdoor dinner party last Saturday night, where a cordoned section of the grande table offered dramatic views of dark mountains beneath a peach and yellow sunset, leavened by the parade-like atmosphere of revelers, friends, and roving musicians stopping by or waving from adjoining sidewalks."
Forbes Travel Guide
Spending Two Perfect Days In Park City, Utah - After a champagne toast at St. Regis Deer Valley, "all that's left on the agenda is a meal at one of Park City's newest restaurant darlings, Tupelo."
Travel + Leisure
America's Favorite Towns - No. 1 Park City, UT - "Outdoor bliss meets artistic street cred: America’s winning town offers snow, sunshine, and a good chance of celeb-spotting. Readers gave the city near-perfect marks for its weather and for its festivals—thanks in part, no doubt, to winter’s Sundance Film Festival. Since Utah has relaxed its liquor laws over the years, Park City also scored well with readers for wine. Choose from the extensive wine list at Glitretind, at Stein Eriksen Lodge, or the long list of bottles at the new Main Street hotspot Tupelo, whose artisanal menu includes such delights as Rocky Mountain Elk Bolognese."
The Spread at Tupelo - "Tupelo is another shining jewel in Park City's diamond-studded tiara."
Town & Country
The 50 Best Places to Have Easter Brunch - "For a beautifully arranged brunch set to a backdrop of charming Park City, head to Tupelo. Expected an edited assemblage of locally sourced items like house made pastas and heirloom vegetables."
Delta SKY Magazine
1 City, 5 Ways: Salt Lake City - "At Tupelo, the globally-inspired menu includes pan-roasted elk, Maine crab fritters, and housemade ricotta cheese."
Salt Lake Magazine
2016 Dining Awards - "This addition to Main Street, Park City, makes the whole street brighter. Chef Matt Harris and wife Maggie Alvarez have pierced the pretentiousness that so often shrouds resort-town restaurants, instead offering full-flavored dishes with a Southern flair that is both head in the sky and down to earth."
Mountain High: Head to Utah’s Park City This Season - "New on the scene: Tupelo, boasting their special artisan products, including cheese and locally raised lamb.:
Your North Country
Weekend Getaway: Ski Trip to Park City, Utah - "Chef Matt Harris invites you to open your mind and palette to his globally inspired culinary adventures. He is a long time practitioner of slow food and farm-to-table cuisine. We don’t dare say more. Make your reservation at Tupelo and prepare to be surprised."
The Hollywood Reporter
Sundance: 4 New Food & Drink Spots in Park City - "Celebrated local chef Matt Harris brings his Jean-Georges Vongerichten training (he opened Market in Atlanta and J&G Grill at St. Regis Deer Valley) to Main Street's hottest new restaurant since Fletcher's in 2014."
The Angeleno's Guide to Park City - "Artisanal and amazing, Tupelo just opened on Main St this winter. Feast on the 48-hour braised veal cheek with parsnip puree and crispy marble potatoes with bone marrow butter."
Salt Lake City Weekly
Southern Comforts: Move Over, Paula Deen. Tupelo's southern chef is the real deal. "For my money, Matt Harris has always been one of Utah's most creative, yet most disciplined chefs. [...] At Tupelo, Harris and Alvarez have the freedom and fearlessness to create food that is truly vital and unique. They are setting a new standard for Park City diners."
Travel Guide: Where to Eat, Shop, & Stay in Park City, Utah. "Chef Matt Harris sources artisan ingredients from across the nation—many from small producers he has met over the years during cross-country travel—to create an eclectic menu that nods to his southern roots."
Dining in a southern state of mind at Tupelo and Porch. "Don’t miss the housemade pappardelle pasta lovingly tossed with Brussels sprouts and pecorino cheese and studded with melt-in-your-mouth braised rabbit. Believe me, you’ve never eaten rabbit like this before and you’ll want to enjoy it again and again."
Random Acts of Kelliness
Tupelo in Park City. "Overall, dinner at Tupelo was the best meal I’ve had in recent memory, which is a little unbelievable considering the grand opening was two days before!"