Las Vegas Dining and Family Restaurants

February 28, 2012

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Las Vegas Family Dining Suggestions

Las Vegas has more than 1,700 Restaurants to chose from! It is not our intention to rate, review, or catalog every Restaurant in Las Vegas. Restaurants listed are simply suggestions for family dining that you might want to try! As you browse our Las Vegas Dining page you’ll find many links to other dining sites that can help you make a better informed decision on where you want to take your Family to eat!  Enjoy!

Tip: When you check-in to your Hotel be sure to ask at the desk if they offer any courtesy coupon books for local area restaurants. Feeding a family can get expensive so coupons can really help keep costs down as you will be eating out nearly every meal!

Las Vegas Restaurants are plentiful on and off “The Strip”. Nearly every variety of International Cuisine is available, so finding food to suit your family’s tastes isn’t a difficult task. However, rock-bottom prices on quality food subsidized by Casino Gaming is mostly behind us… unless of course you are Comped for spending loosely on the Casino Floor. Keep in mind Las Vegas caters to the Adult Visitor, so most of the Fine Dining establishments are NOT Child friendly. It’s always a good idea to call ahead. People come to Las Vegas to get away from the Kids, so be courteous and you’ll receive courtesy in kind.

Las Vegas Restaurants for Family Dining Fun

Buca Di Beppo Las Vegas

Family style Italian from a Chain Restaurateur. Buca Di Beppo is located just a few blocks Off the Strip a the corner of Flamingo and Paradise (412 East Flamingo Road). Tasty, affordable ($10-$20), and delicious. There is nothing we can really say more about this eatery that you can not see for yourself on their own website. Be sure to visit the online menu… yummy!

Rainforest Cafe MGM Grand Hotel and Casino

“A Wild Place to Shop and Eat”, the two story, 500-seat restaurant boasts an animated gorilla family and other creatures indigenous to the rain forest. Always mentioned as family friendly. The inventively themed restaurant/retail complex features cool mists rising from cascading waterfalls. A 10,000 gallon double archway saltwater aquarium featuring more than 22 species of fish from around the world, trumpeting animatronic elephants and simulated tropical rainstorms – complete with thunder and lighting – are all placed in lush vegetation. All menu selections are cleverly named – examples are “Rumble in the Jungle Turkey Pita”, “The Primal Steak” and “Gorillas in the Mist Cheesecake”. Selections include pastas, salads, signature sandwiches, and delectable desserts. Average check $12-$15

Sherwood Forest Cafe Excalibur Hotel and Casino

Sherwood Forest Café is the only 24-hour, full service eatery in the Excalibur. Serving hearty fare for breakfast, lunch, dinner or midnight feast, this café is sure to please even the most royal of appetites. Average check $6 to $10 per person this Las Vegas dining experience is well within reach.

NASCAR Cafe Sahara Hotel and Casino

The NASCAR Cafe offers a unique entertainment and dining experience located on two levels. This 400-seat NASCAR Cafe features exciting stock car racing entertainment. The cafe includes giant projection television screens equipped with surround sound featuring NASCAR racing, the latest NASCAR news and authentic NASCAR merchandise. The Cafe displays nearly 20 authentic NASCAR stock cars and is founded on two levels. Average check $8 to $15 per person.

Subway Sandwiches Orleans Hotel and Casino

Subway serves fresh, great tasting, made-for-you sandwiches and salads, many of which have 6 grams of fat or less. Offering a healthful alternative to traditionally fatty fast food has made Subway Restaurants a popular destination for health-conscious consumers. Average check $5 to $8 per person.

Luxor Food Court Luxor Hotel and Casino – Attractions Level

Before or after the Imax Theatre experience you may want to catch a quick bite at the Luxor Food Court. Offering guests a wide selection of choices from Luxor Coffee Company, McDonald’s, Nathan’s, Little Caesars Pizza, and Swenson’s Ice Cream. Open: 7 days a week / 6:00am – Midnight

Village Eateries New York New York Hotel and Casino

The Village Eateries offer a variety of tempting foods to suit any craving. If you are looking for a juicy hamburger, a great deli sandwich or a New York-style pizza, this is the place. How about a cup of espresso, ice cream or a beverage made from your choice of fresh fruits? For large or small appetites, there is something for everyone at the Village Eateries

La Creperie Paris Hotel and Casino

Freshly made traditional French crepes with delicious fillings, both for dinner and dessert (Extensive crepe selections in both meal and dessert varieties).

L&L Hawaiian Barbecue Near Sunset Station – Henderson


Yes we know – Denny’s Really! Yeah it’s pretty middle of the road adult fare (No we wouldn’t go there if it was just for the Adults) – but we are talking children’s menu items, and Denny’s delivers for kids! With 14 Las Vegas Valley locations it’s not hard to find a Denny’s near you. There is a location right on The Strip just north of the Stratosphere. Visit and click on restaurant locator for exact locations including maps and driving directions courtesy of Mapquest.

Carnival World Buffet Rio Suites Hotel and Casino

From the Orient to the Mediterranean to Latin America, the Rio’s extravagant Carnival World Buffet offers 12 distinct Las Vegas dining experiences from around the world.

Enjoy our all-you-can-eat feast utilizing state of the art hot and cold cooking stations of the highest quality and freshness. Average check $10 to $16 per person depending on meal (breakfast, lunch or dinner).

Claim Jumper Summerlin

Located in the Summerlin area at 1100 S Fort Apache Rd, Las Vegas, NV 89117 (x streets Rampart/W. Charleston) Ph: 702-243-8751. Moderately priced barbeque with an excellent reputation among tourists and locals. Don’t go here unless you are really hungry; the portions are huge! And don’t be in a hurry either you’ll probably have to wait in the lobby a while due to the popularity.

More Vegas Dining Considerations…

  • Cypress Street Marketplace – Caesars Palace Food Court
  • Fellini’s – American Style Family Italian Stratosphere
  • In-N-Out Burger (Across from Galleria Mall in Henderson)
  • PF Chang China Bistro Planet Hollywood (Formerly Aladdin)
  • PF Chang China Bistro Green Valley Ranch “The District”
  • Hard Rock Cafe
  • America Cafe NY NY
  • Sweet Tomatoes
  • Pink Pony Cafe Circus Circus
  • Cheesecake Factory Caesar’s Forum Shops
  • Applebee’s Restaurants
  • Sherwood Forest Cafe Excalibur
  • Rubio’s Fresh Mexican Monte Carlo
  • Toto’s – Mexican Food (Tropicana Blvd.)

Buffet Dining

MGM Grand Buffet MGM Grand Hotel and Casino

We list this entry due to it’s proximity to the adventures theme park. An elegant atmosphere reminiscent of the golden age of Hollywood, where the vast brunch and dinner menu changes every day, providing guest with eight different all-you-can-eat entrees. During brunch, the Buffet features ham and turkey carving stations; the dinner menu is expanded to prime rib. Chilled shrimp and crab legs are always available for dinner. Buffet offerings include an extensive salad bar and a selection of truly tempting desserts – cakes, pies, tarts, sundaes, nonfat frozen yogurt and sugar-free treats Breakfast: 7am – 11:00am, Lunch 11:00am – 2:30pm, Dinner 4:30pm – 10pm. Average check $6 to $10 per person (Under 4 no charge).

Le Village Buffet Paris Hotel and Casino

A bit on the pricey side, but excellent food and consistently rated one of the Top Buffets by several Las Vegas Websites

French Market Buffet Orleans Hotel and Casino

Moderately priced and highly rated by most reviewers.

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