Needles Lodge


Needles Lodge


Needles Lodge

Sitting at 8,700 feet above sea level atop Needles Gondola awaits a grand lodge with year-round dining.


  • sun-logo-blue Large scenic mountaintop patio
  • sun-logo-blue Adjusted menus for fresh ingredients and chef’s creative inspirations
  • sun-logo-blue Southwestern station with legendary nachos


Featuring 360-degree views of the mountain and the valley below. Needles Lodge is your hub for year-round dining from the mountain tops of Snowbasin Resort. You can dine inside and observe the expansive valley below, or outside on our large scenic patio with stunning views of DeMoisy Peak.

In the summer, Needles Lodge also hosts one of the most talked-about Sunday brunches in Northern Utah. Experience a grand buffet in the center of the room where culinary experts dazzle you with their composed dishes. 

In the winter, enjoy daily offerings from the newly renovated servery. Needles Lodge offers a wide array of incredible food with incredible views. This is the home of some local favorites, including the famous nachos from the Southwestern station.


Open daily during the ski season.
9:00am - 4:00pm





Reservations Required?



Needles Lodge

Located inside Needles Lodge with seating on both the main floor and basement

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all items served with french fries or kale slaw; gluten free options available

  • Basin Burger

    lettuce, tomato, onion, cheddar, remoulade, brioche


  • Braised Beef Chopped Cheese

    american, sweet relish, remoulade, pub roll


  • Huli Huli Chicken

    grilled thigh, pineapple soy glaze, kale slaw, roast garlic aioli, brioche


  • Homestyle Chicken Tenders

    breaded white meat tenders


  • All Beef Hot Dog

    hebrew national, steamed bun


  • New England Clam Chowder

    baby clam, potato, bacon, chive



  • Tomato Basil Bisque

    san marzano, fresh basil, sourdough crouton



  • Three Bean Chili

    beef, peppers, onion, cornbread crumble, cheddar, green onion



  • Taco Platter

    three tacos, rice, black beans; choice of al pastor, pollo asado, or barbacoa; choice of salsa roja, salsa quemada, or roasted pineapple salsa


  • Needles Nachos

    tortillas chips, signature cheese sauce, salsa roja, sour cream, jalapeño, green onion, lime


  • Mexicali Caesar

    romaine, roasted corn, tortilla strips, confit tomato, cotija, chipotle Caesar


  • Winter Lettuce

    baby spinach, radicchio, cranberry, citrus supreme, chevre, pomegranate vinaigrette


  • Italian

    romaine, red onion, olives, sopresatta, mozzarella


  • Four Cheese

    mozzarella, provolone, fontina, parmesan




  • Calabrese

    mozzarella, calabrese, parmesan




  • Maui

    mozzarella, pineapple, huli huli chicken, red onion, bacon slice




  • Veggie

    mozzarella, pepper, onion, mushroom




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