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All about East Millcreek

East Mill Creek is one of the oldest communities in Utah and has been the home of famous and infamous Utahans’ alike. Many of its local residents have played a large part in the progress and creation of the Salt Lake Valley.

East Millcreek is a beautiful centrally located community along the east bench of Salt Lake County. There are stunning views of the Wasatch mountains and a particularly great view of Mount Olympus. 

Mill Creek is approximately eight to ten minutes from downtown Salt Lake and 15 minutes from Big and Little Cottonwood Canyons. The area has all the amenities you can imagine, plus easy access to many canyons for the outdoorsy types. Easy freeway access to the I215 belt route and Interstate 80 takes you up to the famous Park City resort.


Spring Gardens Senior Living Holladay near East Millcreek

At Spring Gardens Senior Living Holladay, we provide assisted living, independent living, and memory care. Our residents receive the best level of care possible in a secure senior living community. 

Kindness is at the heart of everything we do. Our staff is ready to assist your loved one and answer any questions you might have. Regardless if you require our full-time memory care services or are interested in a more independent living option, we are here for you.  

At Spring Gardens Senior Living, we seek to help each resident feel connected by fostering daily opportunities for residents to build friendships. In addition to caregiving services, we offer a wide range of amenities to help your loved ones thrive while getting the help they need.


Roots Cafe near Spring Gardens Senior Living Holladay

Visit Roots Cafe to experience a taste of fresh, local creative eats in the heart of Millcreek and only a short 3-minute drive from Spring Gardens Senior Living Holladay. Roots Cafe provides a relaxed environment to enjoy a full meal or mid-afternoon snack.

Roots Cafe has a passion for simplistic and affordable food. They desire to inspire the community to discover and support local foods, eat consciously, and extend their palates. Roots cafe is open for both breakfast and lunch from 7 am to 3 pm. 

Try the spicy Peeto Breakfast Sandwich! Farm fresh eggs, applewood smoked bacon, spicy sausage, grilled onions, caramelized jalapeños, and avocado all between your choice of bread. All this and served with a side of house potatoes that satisfies every savory bone in your body. Another unique dish to try is The Benni, which is said to have the best hollandaise sauce around.

And for the sweet tooth fans, taste the crepes stuffed with citrus-mint-infused ricotta cheese and topped with a warm mixed berry sauce. Also, word to the wise, remember to try the pancake of the day – it is always quite tasty.

And for lunch, a large assortment of sandwiches, soups, salads, and entrees are available. All served with your choice of baked kale, pasta salad, or greenhouse salad.

So, head over to Root’s Cafe! It’s easy to miss but hard to forget. 

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