January is often associated with resolutions and fresh starts, and several dining establishments in the Beehive State are offering a feast with a purpose by weaving charitable causes into the fabric of their menus and serving up generosity in January.
Taking a philanthropic approach to the new year beyond delectable dishes and inviting ambiance, these restaurants have made a commitment to give back. From supporting local charities to contributing to global initiatives, the act of dining out makes a positive impact all month long, So as the new year begins, let’s embrace the spirit of giving and take the opportunity to make a difference and feast with a purpose.
Tsunami Sugar House Grand Reopening
Returning to Sugar House where Tsunami Sushi Bar was brought to life, they will host a grand reopening event on January 31 beginning at 6:30 pm. 100% of the proceeds from the fundraising event will go to helping Girls on the Run empower young women to be joyful, healthy and confident. One hundred tickets to the 21+ event are $200 and include an open bar and selection of Tsunami favorites.
All 5 Salt Lake City locations of Via 313 will feature a returning menu favorite, the Big Dill Pizza, as part of their Better Giving Through Pizza initiative. Featuring a dill pickle crust, provolone, garlic, bacon, dill ranch, fresh cracked pepper and smoked sea salt, a portion of the profits from the Big Dill Pizza sales will be donated to Circles Salt Lake. Circles Salt Lake’s mission is to reduce poverty throughout Salt Lake County by building bridges of friendship and community that support individuals and families on their journey from surviving to thriving.
Via 313’s Better Giving Through Pizza is a monthly initiative that’s donated more than $200,000 to 45 charities.
For the fifth year in a row, Dog Haus is making a difference in 2024 with every limited-time offer item sold, they donate $1 to No Kid Hungry. From January 15 to February 29, enjoy the new Bad Mutha Clucka Bowl or The Hot Chick Bowl and Dog Haus will contribute to No Kid Hungry.
Dog Haus is starting the new year on a lighter note with the transformation of its Haus Chicken sandwiches into flavorful salad bowls. These limited-time offers are a great way to enjoy their famous chicken sandwiches in a lighter way.
- Bad Mutha Clucka Bowl: Crispy chicken, pickles, miso ranch on mixed greens.
- The Hot Chick Bowl: Nashville-style chicken, haus slaw, pickles, secret sauce on mixed greens.