I think it’s safe to say that we’re all a little obsessed with TikTok. We just recently made it to Las Vegas Foodie TikTok which was the highlight of our week. While scrolling through the foodie accounts its apparent which hole in the wall spots are bops or flops. Las Vegas has a wide variety of amazing food spots. Mexican, Korean, Brunch, Vegan, you name it and they have it! Having trouble picking lunch today? Pick from this awesome list. You won’t be disappointed.
1. Taco Y Taco
It’s always taco time. Taco Y Taco is simple but gets it just right every time. Founded by Gabriella and Faviola Trujillo in 2012, the taco shop became a hot spot for locals. The sisters own two locations in the Las Vegas valley on Tropicana and Eastern. The menu has a variety of options from pollo and carnitas to vegan soyrizo so all dietary needs are met.
2. Fries N’ Pies
Pizza is our main food group, but sometimes it’s hard to say no to the fries too. At Fries N’ Pies you don’t have to. This pizza joint is the CEO of unique combinations and flavor. Located on Paradise in the southwest, Fries N’ Pies are experts in all things Poutine and Pizza. You can turn any of their unique pizza combinations like cheeseburger, chicken parm and biscuits and gravy into poutine! Someone call Guy Fieri because he needs to check out Flavortown.
3. Blaze of Thunder
MMMM Chicken! Blaze of Thunder specializes in straight up deliciousness and Nashville Hot Chicken. Just opening up in 2020, the chicken spot popped off on TIkTok. With 45k likes and nearly 350k likes, Blaze of Thunder was having to work double time with all the new orders. The menu is simple but all that’s needed. Nashville hot chicken with different spice levels, fries, mac and cheese, and coleslaw is all you ever wanted and more. Best part its they have a drive through! Bonus Points!
4. Graffiti Boa
You had us at boa! It’s always a good time for takeout. Your next stop should be at Graffiti Boa. Start with a choice of boa and make your way through their dumplings, rolls, juicy noodles, and steamy rice. They offer quality food at an inexpensive price. That is the kind of support we are looking for in 2020! You can find them on South Buffalo and trust us when we say to go hungry.
Home of the onion bomb! Calibomb is a local burger joint on Lake Mead that is worth all the hype and then some. Their menu is short and straight to the point, but how many burger options do you really need. You have to have a dynamite side with a burger like that. Pair your high-quality burger with their mouth watering calibomb and cali dip! Think onion rings but on steroids. Run, don’t walk!
Located on sahara, MeDiet is focused on health and wholesome eating but with a fun twist. Their delicious acai and fruit bowls are topped with honey, coconut, seasonal fruit and honey. Is your mouth watering yet?Dont forget to pair your sweet acai bowl with a savory taco or sandwich. They won’t disappoint!
Quick, easy and delicious! Cupbop is here to serve you some amazing Korean from the convenience of a cup. They serve a smile in every cup with delicious options like Korean style fried chicken, mandoo, or stir-fried tofu. Every cup comes with rice, cabbage mix, and noodles. Talk about yum! Swing by their two locations on Lake Mead or Maryland Parkway and try a healthier alternative to fast food.
When the moon hits your eye like a big pizza pie, that’s amore! You can’t help but walk out full and satisfied when leaving Amano. This hidden Italian eatery blew up on TikTok with their flavor filled bread sticks stuffed with whatever you could possibly out. Diet does not exist at Amano’s so be sure to come on cheat day and get stuffed with that stuffed crust. Happy Eating!
9. Ramen Hashi
Come take a seat at the bar. The ramen bar that is. Ramen Hashi is our go to ramen spot that we can’t get enough of. Easy and straightforward, Ramen Hashi makes it impossible to have a bad time. Delicious broth and an assortment of toppings, this hidden gem won’t disappoint your taste buds.
10. Makai Grill
You have to check out Makai Grill! This is the chipotle of Hawaiian BBQ and you can catch them at any of their three locations in the Las Vegas valley. Transport yourself to the big island with a bowl filled with chicken katsu, Kalua Pig, kimchi slaw and macaroni salad. These traditional recipes are brought to you straight from their grandmas’ kitchen on Honolulu. Go check out this local hole in the wall and experience a little taste of paradise.
Start your day off right with brunch and a good stack of pancakes. Stacks & Yolks is known for their inventive pancake and waffle combinations. I can vouch for them. They are to die for! Pick your batter, and then your toppings. You could have protein waffles with fruit, chocolate pancakes with cereal, or even lemon blueberry with whipped cream cheese frosting. Sweets aren’t the only thing they offer. Get your fav breakfast classic like eggs benny or a Denver omelet. They even have a drive through to get your brunch fix quick and easy.
12. Chef Kenny’s Vegan Chinese
This one’s for my vegans! Chef Kenny’s Vegan Chinese is an entire Chinese restaurant made plant based. Plant based vloggers like Ellen Fisher have talked highly about Vegas local Chinese food joint. You can find all your favorite classic takeout items like orange chicken, beef and broccoli, and crab rangoons! Located in the heart of Chinatown on Spring Mountain, you will not be disappointed after trying.
Next time you find yourself hungry and in Sin City, pull up our recommendations. Asian, Mexican, American or Italian we got you covered from sweet to savory. Go hungry and with friends. Happy hunting and happy eating!