Reno - Restaurants
There are restaurants in every direction, and with Reno’s tourist-town atmosphere, there just might be even more per capita than you’re used to. Here is a listing of some local favorites to choice through, but please be sure to check into the respective shopping hub for more details and as to what else is in the area.
Aloha Japanese Steakhouse
3338 Kietzke Lane – 775-828-9611 – 775-828-9612 – (Moana)
Open Mon-Fri 11am-9:30pm, Sat-Sun 11am-10pm. Several large sushi bars with lots of seating.
325 Harbour Cove Drive – 775-356-6888 – (East McCarran & Prater Way)
Open Mon-Sat 11am-11pm, Sun 11am-9pm.
Bangkok Cuisine (three locations)
55 Mount Rose Street – 775-322-0299 – (Plumb Lane)
5851 South Virginia Street – 775-284-3802 – (South Virginia and Kietzke Lane)
6170 Mae Anne Ave – 775-747-9999 – (Robb Drive & Mae Anne Ave.)
Open Mon-Sat 11am-10pm, closed Sundays. Best to call ahead for variable hours. Excellent Thai Cuisine with plenty of vegan/vegetarian options. Best to make reservations.
Bella Italia Delicatessen, Restaurant and Gift Shop
8155 South Virginia Street #A-100 775-313-0282 – (South Virginia – US395)
Open Mon-Sat 10am-9pm, closed Sunday.
Blue Moon Pizza
190 California Street – 775-324-2828 – (Downtown)
Open Mon-Sat 11am-9pm, Sun 1pm-9pm. A local secret, Blue Moon wins accolades from folks in the know. Many vegetarian pizzas, and they stuff the pie to the brim.
6280 Sharlands Ave – 775-747-7333 – (Robb Drive)
Open daily 11am-9pm. Local burger joint with an unusual, tasty menu from traditional burgers and fries to ahi, bison, or gyro burgers. Vegetarian options and salads. They also serve ice cream, sundaes, and such to harden your arteries with glee.
460 West Main Street, Suite #5 – 775-835-8838 – (Fernley)
Open daily 11am-9:30pm. Comes highly recommended for all-you-can-eat and large menu of items at great prices for quality Chinese food.
China Star Super Buffet
160 West Plumb Lane – 775-825-8777 – (Plumb Lane)
Open 11am-9:30pm daily.
1170 South Wells Ave, #2 – 775-322-6100 – (Plumb Lane)
Open Mon-Fri 7am-4pm, Sat 10am-4pm. A very favorite deli among the locals serving vegans/vegetarians as well as carnivores with a wide variety of very, VERY GOOD food at reasonable prices. Also does catering. We love this place!
Einstein Brothers Bagels
5050 Kietzke Lane, Reno,NV 89511 – 775-825-1045 – (South Virginia and Kietzke Lane)
Open Mon-Fri 5:30am-5pm, Sat-Sun 6:30am-4pm. Bagels, coffee, tea … and you can charge your EV vehicle too, if you have one. 240V. Free charging for customers during business hours, or 24 hour accessible with an MyChargePoint.net account/card.
Gandolfo’s New York Delicatessen
6633 South Virginia Street, Suite A – 775-851-1400 – (South Virginia and Kietzke Lane)
Open Mon-Sat 7am-9pm, Sun 8am-6pm. Wide variety of quality sandwiches, salads, soups, and breakfast items.
Gold ‘n Silver
790 West 4th Street – 775-323-2696 – (Keystone Ave.)
Great Basin Brewery & Restaurant (two locations)
846 Victorian Avenue – 775-355-7711 – (Pyramid Highway)
5525 South Virginia Street – 775-284-7711 – (South Virginia and Kietzke Lane)
Open 10am-10pm daily. Popular spot among local burners and a big supporter of the community, with real good beer and food.
Hacienda Restaurant & Bar
10580 North Mccarran Blvd # 102 – 775-746-2228 – (West McCarran and Mae Anne Ave.)
Open 10am-9pm daily.
100 Main Street, Wadsworth – 775-835-0402 – (Wadsworth)
Open daily 9am-9pm. Call ahead for after-hours possibilities. A wonderfully cozy place to sit down, kick back, and enjoy some food. The menu includes breakfast items, sandwiches, burgers, wraps, and salads. Vegetarian/vegan options also available.
In-and-Out Burger (two locations)
280 Pyramid Way – 800-786-1000 – (Pyramid Highway)
8215 South Virginia Street – 800-786-1000 – (South Virginia – US395)
Open Sun-Thu 10:30am-1am, Fri-Sat 10:30am-1:30am.
India Garden Restaurant
1565 South Virginia Street – 775-337-8002 – (Plumb Lane)
Open 11:30am-11pm daily, quality indian food!
India Kabob and Curry
1091 South Virginia Street – 775-348-6222 – (Downtown)
Open daily 11:30am-10:30pm, with lunch buffet from 11:30 til 3:00. This buffet is better than most, the price is a bargain, and they change the line-up on a regular basis, with plenty of options for vegetarians and non-vegetarians. Good beer selection too. Parking in back is through a narrow alley, but there’s decent street parking in the neighborhood.
Jimmy John’s Gourmet Sandwiches
1635 Robb Drive – 775-787-5669 – (Robb Drive)
Open 10:30am-9pm daily. Jimmy John thinks Subway was founded by doctors with no sense of taste or smell. They serve deli cuts on white, seven grain wheat or a lettuce wrap. Platters available.
720 South Meadows Pkwy – 775-853-4994 – (South Meadows Parkway)
Open Mon-Fri 7am-9pm, Sat-Sun 8am-9pm.
Louie’s China Bistro
1360 Highway 95A North, Suite 7 – 775-835-6655 – (Fernley)
Open daily 11am-9:30pm. Highly recommended for a wide variety of chinese food at reasonable prices.
Magic Carpet/Giorgio’s Pizza
6925 South Virginia Street – 775-853-1177 – (South Virginia and Kietzke Lane)
Open Mon-Sat 11am-10pm, Sun 11am-9pm.
Mary and Moe’s Wigwam
225 West Main Street – 775-575-2573 – (Fernley)
Open daily 5am-10pm. Traditional American faire. Also has museum and casino.
6275 Sharlands Avenue – 775-747-2665 - (Robb Drive)
Open Mon-Thur 11am-10pm, Fri 11am-midnight, Sat & Sun 10am-10pm.
Naan and Kabab Mediterranean Cuisine
2740 South Virginia Street 775- 825-3113 – (Plumb Lane)
Open 11:30am-9:30pm daily. A local favorite for yummy eastern Mediterranean faire for both vegetarians and non-vegetarians at very good value.
Nu Yalk Pizza
9780 South Virginia Street – 775-826-8508 – (South Meadows Parkway)
New location. Open Sun-Thur 11am-9pm, Fri-Sat 11am-10pm. Popular place for pizza with many options and using organic ingredients.
Papa John’s Pizza
1610 Robb Drive – 775-787-2999 / 775-787-7272 – (Robb Drive)
Open Sun-Thu 11am-9pm, Fri-Sat 11am-10pm.
Peg’s Glorified Ham & Eggs
420 South Sierra Street – 775-329-2600 – (Downtown)
Open 6:30am-2pm daily.
Pie Face Pizza Co.
239 West 2nd Street – 775-622-9222 – (Downtown)
Open Mon-Tue 11am–midnight, Wed 11am-2am, Thu 11am-4am, Fri and Sat 11am–6am, Sun 11am–9pm. The best pizza in town and a very popular hangout for many, providing many options for all tastes — including vegetarians and vegans. Also regularly features art by local artists. Highly recommended!
Pierino’s Ristorante Italiano and Donatello’s Pizzeria
575 Keystone Ave – 775-322-3492 – (Keystone Ave.)
Open Mon-Sat 5pm-9pm.
PJ & Co
1590 South Wells Ave – 775-323-6366 – (Plumb Lane)
Open Mon-Sat 6:30am-9:30pm. Large plates of a variety of standard american faire.
501 West First Street – 775-786-8888, ext. 106 – (Downtown)
Open 11am-11pm daily, except Sundays open at 9am for brunch. A long-time favorite hangout of many vegetarians and vegans as well as non-vegetarians, the laid back and cozy atmosphere quickly leads one to forget where one is at in the biggest little city. Seating at times may be hard to come by, as it is a very popular and cozy hole-in-the-wall, but well worth the wait. The entrance is located in the northeast corner of the Truckee River Lodge Building on Ralston St. It’s up the stairs on the back side of the building and is easy to miss if you don’t know it’s there. Oh, and the food is YUMMY with a wide variety of vegan/vegetarian/raw creations!
Qdoba Mexican Grill
195 Damonte Ranch Pkwy – 775-852-4745 – (Damonte)
Open Sun-Thur 10:30am-10pm, Fri-Sat 10:30am-11pm.
Sasquatch Tavern & Grill
755 Highway 40 West – 775-657-9207 – (Verdi)
Open Mon-Fri 11am-10pm, Sat-Sun 9am-10pm. Serving variety of breakfast, lunch, and dinner options. Not really much for vegetarians.
Sharkey’s Casino and Restaurant
1440 US Highway 395 N, Gardnerville – 775-782-3133 – (Carson City)
Silver Peak Grill and Taproom
135 North Sierra Street – 775-284-3300 – (Downtown)
124 Wonder Street – 775-324-1864 – (Downtown)
Open Mon-Thu 11am-midnight, Sat-Sun 11am-1am. Very popular local brewery/restaurant with two locations to serve you: One in the heart of the arts district, and the other is south of downtown, across from the very popular Zephyr Lounge.. Features indoor and outdoor dining, serving imaginative dishes and brews.
1420 South Wells Ave – 775-324-1339 – (Downtown)
Open Mon-Sat 10am-8pm. Large, inexpensive, speedy burritos for vegetarians and non-vegetarians alike.
Steve’s Homemade Ice Cream
1360 Highway 95A Morth, Suite 5 – 775-575-0500 – (Fernley)
Open Sun-Thur 11am-9:30pm, Fri-Sat 11am-10pm. Enormous portions of fresh dessert lusciousness. Sugar-free frozen yogurts, non-dairy ices, italian ices, smoothies, cakes, …and various other non-artificial ice creams. Belgian waffles for the sundeas are made to order! How about that after a week in the desert?
669 South Virginia Street – 775-329-4787 – (Downtown)
Open Mon-Sat 11am-9pm. New location. Offers some great soups, salads, and sandwiches for both omnivores and vegetarians/vegans, a favorite spot among the locals.
1999 South Virginia Street – 775-829-2115 – (Plumb Lane)
Open 11am-10pm daily.
294 East Moana Lane # 1 – 775-828-7311 – (Moana)
Open Mon-Sat 11am-10pm, Sun 11am-9pm.
1360 US Highway 95A North, #1 – 775-575-6672 – (Fernley)
Open Mon-Thur and Sun 11am-11pm, Fri and Sat 11am-midnight. All-you-can-eat sushi and a wide variety of other Japanese dishes seem to be a common craving for burners, and this is the place in Fernley to get it. Options for vegetarians too.
1290 East Plumb Lane # J – 775-825-6776 – (Plumb Lane)
Open Mon-Sat 11am-9:30pm, Sun 11am-9pm.
Thai Chili Restaurant
1030 South Virginia Street- 775-786-7878 – (Downtown)
Open 11am-9pm daily.
The Pizza Factory
1460 Highway 95A North, Suite 5 – 775-575-4548 – (Fernley)
Open Mon-Sat 11am-10pm, Sun noon-9pm. Call ahead for possible later hours during Burning Man. Known as THE place for pizza in Fernley. Located in the Scolaris shopping center, The Pizza Factory is a family-owned restaurant that has very good food and wonderful hospitality, and they really love to take care of us! Providing a wide range of pizza, sandwich, and pasta options, including for vegans and vegetarians. Comes highly recommended!
Whole Foods Market
6139 South Virginia Street – 775-829-8666 – (South Virginia and Kietzke Lane)
Open 8am-9pm daily. Lots of variety and quality, cafeteria-style-served food, and plenty of vegetarian and non-vegetarian options.
5085 South McCarran Blvd – 775-825-2552 – (South Virginia and Kietzke Lane)
Open Mon-Sat 11:30am-9pm, closed Sundays. All-you-can-eat sushi.
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