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Thunderbird Restaurant

Family Dining

Located within the Best Western East Zion Thunderbird Lodge. Serving Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner with great desserts. Children's Menu available. Open daily 7.00 am to 10.00 pm.

Thunderbird Restaurant 
Home of the Ho-made Pies


The Thunderbird Restaurant is nestled in a valley surrounded by towering mountains that overlook the lush green, Thunderbird Golf Course . Panoramic vistas, clear skies and stunning scenery surround this gem. Inside the friendly atmosphere and warm relaxing ambiance lends to vacation enjoyment. Feast on hearty meals ranging from simple children's meals to luscious steak and shrimp served with loaves of warm homemade bread. To top off the meal try a thick slice of the homemade apple pie smothered in ice cream and hot rum sauce or homemade desserts.

An extensive wine and beer list tempt the palate in both the restaurant. The Thunderbird offers the fine dining with great prices.

From the subtle southwestern style decor to the ample meals, they strive to please. Visit the Thunderbird Gift Shop during your stay for an eclectic selection of southwestern gifts ranging from the simple to the elegant.

About the sign:  The founder, Jack Morrison, spelled home made pie as ho-made so the letter would fit on the small sign.  It was not until later that the word "ho" got it's current meaning.  The Thunderbird is built on tradition and family and thus the sign and the spelling has remained.

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4565 South Strate Street Junction SR 9 & US 89
Mt. Carmel Junction, UT 84755
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