Nevada truly is a melting pot when it comes to food. Whatever type of food you’re craving, you’ll most definitely find it somewhere in Nevada. Of all the cuisine served in Nevada, ethnic food is undoubtedly my favorite. Whether it’s Mexican, Chinese, Mediterranean or Basque, I could eat it seven days a week. Seriously!
There are many restaurants located throughout Nevada that serve delicious ethnic food. I’ve listed 10 of my favorite places below.
10. Pho Country - Carson City, NV
Pho Country offers fresh and healthy Vietnamese cuisine at excellent prices. Their pho is the BEST you'll ever eat. Guaranteed! (2495 N Carson St)
9. El Salvador - Reno, NV
El Salvador offers an extensive menu with both Mexican and Salvadorian options. At this popular restaurant, you can expect to receive delicious food and the BEST service! (517 Forest St)
8. Roberto's Taco Shop - Boulder City, NV
Roberto's Taco Shop offers fresh, authentic and inexpensive Mexican food. The portions are also very generous. The next time you're traveling the highway between Hoover Dam and Las Vegas, this Mexican restaurant is a definite must try. (1645 Nevada Hwy)
7. The Basil - Carson City, NV
The Basil specializes in authentic Thai and has outstanding service. This is a great restaurant to have dinner with friends. And because their food portions are generous and delicious, you won't leave hungry or disappointed. (311 N Carson St)
6. J T Basque Bar & Dining Room - Gardnerville, NV
This historical restaurant offers delicious multi-course, family-style meals. It has also been voted "Best Basque Restaurant" in the Carson Valley for the past decade. (1426 Hwy 395)
5. Zagol - Reno, NV
Zagol offers a mix of traditional and modern Ethiopian cuisine in a relaxed setting. It's also the first and ONLY Ethiopian restaurant in the Reno/Tahoe region. (855 E 4th St)
4. M & M Soul Food Kitchen - Las Vegas, NV
M & M Soul Food Kitchen offers a daily menu of "Mississippi Home Cooking" for breakfast, lunch and dinner. A few of their delicious menu options include gumbo, chitterlings and smothered fried chicken. Yum! (3923 W Charleston Blvd)
3. Chihuahua's Grill & Cantina - Winnemucca, NV
Chihuahua's Grill & Cantina offers excellent authentic Mexican food that's made from the freshest ingredients. This Mexican restaurant also offers great service and great prices. (71 Giroux St)
2. The Great Greek Mediterranean Grill - Henderson, NV
The Great Greek Mediterranean Grill is a casual restaurant where you'll find the BEST authentic Mediterranean cuisine! This award-winning Mediterranean restaurant is also home to Vega's best gyro. (1275 W Warm Springs Rd)
1. Lotus of Siam - Las Vegas, NV
Lotus of Siam offers more than 150 food choices, and according to many national reviews, it's the best Thai restaurant in the U.S. Judging by the line outside (see pic) to get in, it's safe to say those reviews are spot on. (953 E Sahara Ave, Ste A5)
Do you have a favorite type of ethnic food? What other delicious ethnic restaurants can be added to this list? Let us know in the comments below!