Best Jazz Club in Salt Lake City

Welcome to the best Jazz Club in Salt Lake City! We're your go-to spot for live jazz music, great food, and good times. Whether you're a local or just passing through, we hope you'll stop by and check us out. Trust us, you won't be disappointed. So what are you waiting for? Come on in and let the good times roll!

Introducing the Salt Lake Big City Bar

From the very beginning, Lake Effect has been an extraordinary venue deliberately crafted to make a lasting impact. Our mission was and is to provide something that Downtown Salt Lake City desperately needs—an irreplaceable addition to its community.

At Lake Effect, each guest is treated to an unparalleled experience that includes perfectly crafted cocktails and locally sourced meals made with care. We pride ourselves on providing the freshest ingredients for our dishes in order to ensure long-lasting memories of their visit. Adding a live music performance every night creates an atmosphere like no other bar or restaurant around!

Our two stunning bars present an unforgettable experience for our guests, with every detail carefully designed. Lake Effect is Salt Lake's preferred destination for exquisite cuisine and cocktails in a convivial atmosphere, perfect for any celebration or event. Our guests have consistently praised us as the best choice when it comes to fine dining and hospitality!

The Rabbit Hole: Salt Lake’s only jazz listening room

Descend into our basement for the ultimate jazz experience at the Rabbit Hole. As Salt Lake's exclusive jazz listening room, you can enjoy your favorite tunes without interruption as talking is strictly prohibited during performances. So grab a cold drink and settle in to witness some of the most talented musicians in America from a front-row seat!

Enjoy some crazy talents

Have you been searching to experience the energy and vibrancy of big city nightlife, but never thought Salt Lake City would be able to offer such an array of options? Look no further than your friends at Lake Effect! Check out our amazing concerts featuring live music with the best performers. To name a few:

  • Flamingo Jazz
  • Alicia Stockman
  • Lynn Jones
  • Marmalade Chill

Together we'll create memories that will last far beyond the night; so come join us as we take your nights from stale to sensational in Small Lake City!

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What to expect and how to enjoy the experience

Let the melodious notes of music and delectable flavors of love create a magical evening that is one for the books. Enjoy an exquisite meal, and relish in handcrafted cocktails, accompanied by top-notch musical entertainment – it doesn’t get any better than this!

Our menu is an ever-evolving collection of flavorful and creative dishes made by our talented chefs so that you can always come back for more. Plus, only in our fusion-inspired kitchen will you find drinks as delectable as ours - we guarantee it! Whether it’s your first time or your tenth time enjoying a meal here, the culinary experience awaits.

Jazz Club Signature Cocktail: I Shaved My Legs For This

The I Shaved My Legs For This cocktail is an indulgent and unique treat that will tantalize your taste buds with its one-of-a-kind flavor combination. The cocktail starts off with a splash of SelvaRey Chocolate Rum, delivering a decadent layer of dark chocolate flavor that is sure to please. The Licor 43 adds a sweetness, while the Mountain High Chai Syrup gives it an exotic and aromatic note. The Giffard’s Banane brings in a hint of tropical banana flavor, while the Kalani Coconut Rum provides a creamy finish. All of these flavors come together to create the perfect balance in this delicious cocktail!

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With its unique atmosphere, awe-inspiring music, and storied past, the Lake Effect Jazz Club in Salt Lake City is a must-visit for anyone looking for an incredible night out. So throw on your dancing shoes, let your inhibitions go, and hop on the dance floor. And if you're looking for a way to sweeten the experience even more, just ask the bartender to make you an 'I Shaved My Legs For This' – the Jazz Club's signature cocktail. A few sips of this lip-smacking good concoction will have you grooving all night long. If you pushed play instead of walking through its doors, don't worry; this jazz club has got plenty of soulful surprises waiting to be discovered. Come bask in the musical energy and make some memories that you won't soon forget!