Diners have been a huge part of American life for well over a century now. These eating establishments are popular because they offer a diverse menu of delicious home-cooked meals in a casual setting. There are many delicious diners located throughout Nevada, and listed below are 10 of the very best.
1. Black Bear Diner - Las Vegas, NV
Black Bear Diner specializes in classic American food at affordable prices. They're known for their "bear" size portions, and with their diverse menu, you're sure to find a delicious meal to satisfy your palate. (6180 W Tropicana Ave)
2. Mom & Pop's Diner - Carson City, NV
Mom & Pop's Diner is a classic hometown diner that serves a delicious breakfast and lunch. You'll always feel at home while dining at Mom & Pop's Diner. Before leaving, you must try their famous cinnamon roll. They have the biggest and BEST cinnamon roll EVER! (224 S Carson St)
3. Southwest Diner - Boulder City, NV
Southwest Diner specializes in old fashioned home cooking and serves breakfast, lunch and dinner 7 days a week. This popular diner is a must-stop the next time you're in Boulder City, and their wonderful staff will treat you like family. (761 Nevada Hwy)
4. Peggy Sue's - Mesquite, NV
Peggy Sue's is Mesquite's only 50's style diner, serving delicious breakfast and lunch dishes in the spirit of America's greatest diners. This retro diner is a great place to have a delicious meal with the entire family. (380 N Sandhill Blvd)
5. Mel's Diner - Beatty, NV
Mel's Diner is an old-fashioned diner that serves great hamburgers, sandwiches, salads, etc. They're open for breakfast and lunch 7 days a week, and their service and prices are fantastic! Mel's Diner is located on Hwy 95, across the highway from the new Town Square.
6. Lou's Diner - Las Vegas, NV
Lou's Diner is family owned and operated, and it's been at the same location for more than 40 years. They're open for breakfast and lunch, and their generous portions and great prices continuously attract customers. (431 S Decatur Blvd)
7. King's Diner - Yerington, NV
Editor's Note: Unfortunately, King's Diner has permanently closed since the publication of this article. King's Diner offers classic diner favorites, such as hamburgers, fries and shakes. Their service is fantastic and prices are affordable. The moment you walk through their door, you're treated like family. (20 W Bridge St)
8. Woodett's Diner - Gardnerville, NV
Woodett's Diner is known for having the best breakfast in town. Their portions are huge and prices are very reasonable. They're also very accommodating to kids. Woodett's Diner is a definite must-stop the next time you're in the Gardnerville area. (1492 U.S. Hwy 395 N)
9. Roxy's Diner - Las Vegas, NV
Editor's Note: As of September 2018, Strat Cafe has replaced Roxy's Diner, which has permanently closed. Located inside the Stratosphere Hotel, Roxy's Diner is a 50's style diner that's open 24/7 for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Their delicious burgers, shakes and hearty dinner plates keep customers coming back for more. Between 2pm-2am, guests will enjoy DJs and singing servers.
10. Mom's Diner - Pahrump, NV
Mom's Diner offers a variety of delicious home-cooked meals at great prices. They serve breakfast, lunch and dinner. The portions are very generous and the service can't be beat. (1240 E State St)
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