While Las Vegas may be a larger city with more dining options, the culinary scene in Henderson might surprise you. From home-style restaurants to elegant dining spots, from authentic German cuisine to sweet edibles, there is plenty of taste here to delight foodies. We look at some of best spots to eat in Henderson, Nevada.
Located inside the M Resort Spa Casino, Anthony’s Prime Steak and Seafood is a delicious and modern take on a traditional steakhouse. Anthony’s features a warm and modern interior that exudes sophistication, and offers a stunning view of the Las Vegas skyline. With excellent attention to detail and service, discerning diners will appreciate their culinary experience at Anthony’s.
Anthony’s Prime Steak and Seafood Courtesy M Resort
Restaurant, German, $$$
A recent addition to Henderson’s culinary scene, Bavarian Castle is an eatery specialising in authentic German cuisine. Opened in mid-2014 by Rainer and Ulrike Doehler, this welcoming family- run dining establishment delights both locals and tourists, with made-from-scratch cuisine and imported beer and wine, Tuesday through Sunday, all within a German-inspired atmosphere, including a mural of the German countryside. Tasty options (many of which are family recipes) from the menu include the schnitzel, which is a lightly breaded pork cutlet fried and topped with a creamy (yet light) mushroom sauce, and the Bavarian bratwurstwith sauerkraut. There are also delicious side dishes, including potato salad, which is a special 100-year-old family recipe.
Bistro Pizza is an owner- operated pizzeria serving up delicious pies and other meals to hungry locals, Wednesday through Monday. A great place to take the entire family, this friendly joint offers made-to-order pizzas, including gluten-free, where children and adults can choose from numerous quality toppings to make tasty creations of their own. The menu also has a host of other meals, from appetisers to salads to sandwiches to calzones to pasta.
Crepe Shack & Waffles is a fast-casual eatery serving tasty edibles to guests seeking to satisfy their sweet tooth. Specializing in Japanese-style crepes; cone-shaped and stuffed with sweet edibles and waffles, this cute place offers a variety of sweet toppings, including fresh fruit, spices, graham crackers, cheesecake, and ice cream, to name but a few. Using only the best ingredients, guests will be delighted to know that no artificial sweeteners or other additives are used.
Gaati is Thai for ‘coconut milk,’ which is an essential component of Thai cuisine; so Gaati Thai Kitchen is a befitting name for this gem featuring authentic Thai food. While it may be located in a strip mall behind dark windows, the cozy interior exudes warmth and friendliness. Using the freshest ingredients available, the menu features a host of permanent items, plus seasonal and weekly specials.
The Omelet House is a restaurant featuring American breakfast and lunch. Hungry diners can visit this restaurant seven days a week, and if they are truly adventurous, they can attempt the ‘Monster Challenge’, in which a diner tries to polish off a three-pound hamburger or 12-egg omelet. While not every dish is that big, the extensive menu offers many generously sized portions of everything from egg dishes to pancakes to burgers to sandwiches.
Pho MaiLan is a friendly restaurant specializing in authentic Vietnamese cuisine. A family-owned establishment featuring a large brightly lit interior, this restaurant procures the freshest-quality ingredients for the flavourful dishes. There is a host of options, from vermicelli bowls to speciality entrées.
The Great Greek Grill is a fast and casual restaurant, located 15 minutes from the Las Vegas Strip, which specializes in authentic Greek and Mediterranean cuisine. Tucked inside an unassuming strip mall, this friendly restaurant features classic dishes alongside daily specials for a wide range of tastes, including vegetarian.
Todd’s Unique Dining is a fine dining restaurant with a casual atmosphere, serving fusion cuisine. Using only the highest quality seasonal ingredients available, the menu changes frequently to reflect these items. Discerning diners will find everything from innovative appetizers, such as the goat cheese wontons, to delectable entrées. Vegetarians will be pleased with the menu, as will anyone who loves wine, as Todd’s has approximately 350 different bottles.
Tuscany Grill features Italian cuisine plus steaks and seafood, and is open for dinner daily. Inside in the warm and inviting interior, or on the shaded patio, diners can feast upon succulent choices such as cheese-filled tortellini pascara topped with a spicy tomato sauce; broiled salmon fillet accompanied by asparagus and hollandaisesauce; or a New York-cut pepper steak, topped with peppercorn and bordelaise sauce.