New Year’s Week at Flanker Kitchen + Sporting Club

Flanker Kitchen + Sporting Club Unveils Menu

 Flanker Kitchen + Sporting Club, a visionary and state-of-the art addition to the Salt Lake City dining and nightlife scene presents an exciting line up of events to usher in 2022. Programming includes world-class DJs, live music, special dinner offerings and New Year’s brunches. The multi-concept venue, which was recently awarded City Weekly’s Best of Utah Anticipation Award, officially opens its doors today, December 8.

Primely positioned above The Gateway’s Olympic Plaza – the center of Salt Lake City’s largest New Year’s Eve “Last Hurrah!” –  Flanker welcomes guests to celebrate with craft cocktails, champagne, and elevated American fare.

“We are absolutely thrilled to enhance the New Year’s Eve experience in downtown Salt Lake City,” says Flanker Kitchen + Sporting Club parent company Carver Road Hospitality’s Vice President of Operations Matthew Minichino. “We’re changing the game for the 21 and over crowd at The Gateway with our endless entertainment options, sophisticated design in multiple rooms, and cutting-edge dining and cocktail menus.”

On December 31, a New Year’s Eve prix fixe menu will be available at $49 per person with the option to add beverage pairings for an additional $10. Reservations are available now at After 9:30 p.m., open seating will be available with a $20 cover charge.

Additional activities during the holiday week include special guest DJ Lil Jon on December 30 at 10:45 p.m. and New Year’s brunches on January 1 and 2. 

Entertainment Line-Up:

Wednesday, Dec. 29

5:00 p.m. Chris Hough (live) – Kitchen

Thursday, Dec. 30

6:00 p.m. DJ Drew – Kitchen

9:30 p.m. DJ Bangarang – Sporting Club

10:45 p.m. DJ Lil Jon – Sporting Club

Friday, Dec. 31

6:00 p.m. Kevin Babb (live) – Kitchen

9:30 p.m. DJ Matty Mo – Sporting Club

10:30 p.m. DJ Scene – Sporting Club

Saturday, Jan. 1

12:00 p.m. DJ Karma – Sporting Club

6:00 p.m. Patrick Flaherty (live) – Kitchen

10:30 p.m. DJ Joune – Sporting Club

Sunday, Jan. 2 

1p.m. DJ Bangarang – Sporting Club

New Year’s Eve Prix Fixe Menu: 

  • First Course – Choice of: 
    • House-smoked Chicken Wings  
    • Spicy Tuna Bites  
    • Truffled Beef Carpaccio  
    • Little Gem Caesar

For reservations, menus, and additional information, visit or call 801.683.7070.

Stuart is the founder, writer and wrangler at several sites including Gastronomic SLC, Utah Now and, The Utah Review; Stuart is a former restaurant critic of more than five years, working for the Salt Lake Tribune and has worked extensively with other local publications from Utah Stories through to Salt Lake Magazine and Visit Salt Lake.