Skiers dine at Watson Shelter on a sunny winter day at Alta Ski Area

Watson Cafe

Serving up organic and locally-sourced food options mid-mountain in the Watson Shelter.

Mid-mountain dining near the collins angle station.

OPEN DAILY| 10:30AM – 3:0OPM

The Watson Cafe is located mid-mountain in the Watson Shelter, next to the Collins angle station and below the top of the Wildcat lift. The Watson Cafe has two levels of indoor seating and an outdoor deck with incredible views. This is an excellent place for a midday refuel for intermediate to expert skiers.

Watson Cafe Menu.


  • Thai peanut chicken bowl
  • Greek wrap
  • Shredded beef burrito
  • Pulled pork carnitas bowl
  • Sauteed tofu and chickpea salad
  • Kid's menu featuring smaller portions and quesadillas
  • The same seasoned french fries you know and love

Grab & Go Items

  • Wraps & sandwiches made daily
  • Chips & snacks
  • Cookies, brownies & gluten-free desserts
  • Fresh fruit
  • Great selection of high-quality candy


  • Fountain Drinks
  • Hot Chocolate
  • Tea
  • Locally roasted coffee.
  • A rotating selection of local draught beer

Atmosphere & Ambiance

Offers Indoor and deck cafeteria seating. Alta memorabilia decorates the walls. Great views of Mount Superior and Mount Baldy while you dine.

Watson Shelter

Deli sandwiches

Grab your next on-mountain lunch from the Watson Cafe


Call 801.799.2296