Saturday is National Meatball Day, and in Utah County there's no shortage of ways to enjoy a great ball of meat.
Whether you are looking for meatballs nestled inside soft, tasty bread or atop a bed of spaghetti, you can fill your meatball fix at one of these 10 local restaurants.
One of Moochies' signature sandwiches is their meatball sub, with handmade meatballs, marinara sauce and provolone cheese. If you are feeling adventurous, you could instead grab an atomic meatball sub with homemade meatballs, marinara, feta cheese and Moochies' jumpin' jalapeno sauce. You can also get your meatballs atop lettuce in their meatball salad.
Location: 380 N. 850 East, Lehi
The Firehouse meatball sub includes bread topped with meatballs and zesty marinara sauce, provolone cheese and Italian seasonings. You can also get a "sweet & spicy" version that has Captain Sorensen's Datil Pepper Hot Sauce and red pepper flakes.
Locations: 62 W. Bulldog Blvd., Provo; 218 N. West State Road, Suite 4, American Fork; 2975 W. Clubhouse Drive, Suite A, Lehi
If you are looking for meatballs, the Brick Oven in Provo has been serving them for more than 60 years. You can get a classic plate of spaghetti and meatballs or head to their pasta buffet to get a meatball on top of a custom plate of pasta and sauce.
Location: 111 E. 800 North, Provo
Lucy's NY Syle Pizzeria
You may not think of meatballs and pizza as a combo, but at Lucy's NY Syle Pizzeria, you can start your meal with a 10-ounce meatball smothered with marinara before you move on to your pizza. Their meaty pizza also comes with five kinds of meat, including zesty meatballs.
If a sandwich is more your style, you can also get their meatball sub.
Location: 59 S. State St., Orem
La Dolce Vita Ristorante Italiano
At La Dolce Vita Risorante Italiano, you can grab a classic plate of spaghetti, topped with meatballs.
Location: 61 N. 100 East, Provo
Meatballs don't normally make you think of Vietnamese food, but Viet Deli serves several types of pho with meatballs, including beef meatball pho, and ribeye steak and meatball pho.
Location: 274 E. Crossroads Blvd., Saratoga Springs
At MediCi in Orem, you can get housemade meatballs topped with mozzarella. They are made with Angus Beef and MediCi lists them as a best seller.
Location: 541 E. University Parkway, Orem
Zubs Subs has been in operation for more than 25 years and they serve a meatball sub that online reviewers rave about. It comes with meatballs, onions, pizza sauce and mozzarella.
Locations: 684 N. Freedom Blvd., Provo; 520 N. State St., Springville
Gandolfo's has a meatball sub on the menu, complete with meatballs, mozzarella cheese, cheddar cheese, tomato, marinara sauce, parmesan cheese, butter, oil and vinegar.
Locations: 362 E. State Road, American Fork; 715 S. Main St., Pleasant Grove; 775 N. State St., Orem; 818 N. 500 West, Provo; 565 W. State Road, Salem; 1085 N. Chappel Drive, Spanish Fork
At Nico's Pizza, you can get meatballs as an appetizer. They come in groups of six or 12. They also serve meatballs on the make your own pie pizza.
Location: 255 W. Bulldog Blvd., Provo