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Where Chefs and Restaurateurs Like to Order Takeout and Delivery in Las Vegas and Henderson

Chefs share their sushi deals, barbecue finds, and Chinese cravings

Island Sushi & Grill
Island Sushi & Grill
Island Sushi & Grill/Facebook

Sin City is home to a lot of restaurants and bars, but there are tons of hidden gems that the majority of Las Vegans aren’t unearthing. To help guide readers to these potential discoveries, Eater Vegas enlisted some of the city’s food players to share their recommendations for a feature dubbed Dining Confidential.

For this edition, Eater Vegas reached out to chefs and restaurateurs to find out where they are ordering takeout and delivery during the coronavirus pandemic.

Brandon Konishi, the executive chef at the Sahara, orders a lot from Island Sushi & Grill that offers a lot of variety to feed his whole family from Hawaiian-style plate lunches, sushi, poke, and malasadas. Konishi says the sushi rolls are 50 percent off from Monday through Thursday all day, and Friday and Saturday from 2 to 6 p.m. “They also just started another special for Sundays that includes sushi rolls and nigiri sushi for 50 percent all day,” he says. “These specials are for pick up only and you can call ahead for pick up orders.

Barbecue and sides
An assortment of dishes from Big B’s Texas BBQ
Big B’s Texas BBQ/Facebook

Javier Chavez, executive chef and owner of Kitchen Table and Kitchen Table Squared, like to order from Big B’s Texas BBQ. “As an El Paso, Texas native, good barbecue is a necessity in my weekly routine,” Chavez says. “My go-to dish at Big B’s are the beef ribs. They are cooked to perfection, fall off the bone, and remind me of home. I also love their brisket. The portions are hearty enough to where you can use the leftovers the next day for a killer sandwich.”

Sunset Pizzeria
Sunset Pizzeria
Sunset Pizzeria Boulder/Facebook

Antonio Nunez, executive chef and part owner at The Stove in Henderson, satisfies his coffee cravings at Mothership Coffee Roasters and Dark Moon Coffee Roasters. “Mothership is still crafting great coffee and pastries and Dark Moon has the best nitro brew on the planet.”

Nunez sticks to local restaurants for pizza and tacos. “For pizza, I am hitting up Sunset Pizzeria, a local pizza joint in Henderson that serves up a damn good pie. The Taco Man is giving me a reason to workout on the daily. Their carne asada, al pastor tacos, and burritos just always seem to always hit the spot; same thing with their churros.”

Scallion pancakes and creamy burrata topped with hot Sichuan chili sauce at Graffiti Bao
Scallion pancakes and creamy burrata topped with hot Sichuan chili sauce at Graffiti Bao
Graffiti Bao/Facebook

Shiraz executive chef Jainine Jaffer finds herself ordering suicide fries and veggie pizza from Naked City Pizza as well as Chinese food from Graffiti Bao. “I enjoyed their vegetable bao, burrata scallion pancakes, crispy chili garlic noodles, and Sichuan tofu to complete my quarantine date night with hubby to be.”

Bagels and cream cheese
Bagels at Rooster Boy Cafe
Rooster Boy Cafe/Facebook

Elizabeth Blau and Kim Canteenwalla, the couple behind Honey Salt, rely on to-go orders when they’re not in the restaurant. They turn to Pinkbox for doughnuts, El Dorado Cantina for a fajita salad and burritos, and Rooster Boy Cafe for bagels, matzah ball soup, whitefish salad, and bacon brie quiche.

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The Stove

11261 South Eastern Avenue, , NV 89052 (702) 625-5216 Visit Website

Big B's Texas BBQ

3019 Saint Rose Parkway Trail, , NV 89052 (702) 260-6327 Visit Website

Mothership Coffee Roasters

1028 East Fremont Street, , NV 89101 (725) 735-4539 Visit Website

Dark Moon Coffee Roasters

11041 South Eastern Avenue, , NV 89052 (702) 840-3300 Visit Website

Island Sushi & Grill

9400 South Eastern Avenue, , NV 89123 (702) 221-1600 Visit Website

Naked City Pizza

600 e Fremont Street, , NV 89101 (702) 474-3677 Visit Website

Honey Salt

1031 South Rampart Boulevard, , NV 89145 (702) 445-6100 Visit Website


3600 South Las Vegas Boulevard, , NV 89109 (866) 259-7111 Visit Website

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Kitchen Table Squared

9205 West Russell Road, , NV 89148 (702) 982-8218 Visit Website

Rooster Boy Cafe

2620 Regatta Drive, , NV 89128 (702) 560-2453 Visit Website

Kitchen Table

1716 W Horizon Ridge Pkwy Ste 100, Henderson, NV 89012 (702) 478-4782 Visit Website

Good Pie

1212 South Main Street, , NV 89104 (702) 844-2700 Visit Website


2575 South Decatur Boulevard, , NV 89102 (702) 870-0860 Visit Website

The Taco Man

5805 Marka Dr, Las Vegas, NV 89108 (702) 628-5706


3400 Las Vegas Blvd. S. , Las Vegas, NV 89109 702-791-7111 Visit Website

El Dorado Cantina

430 South Rampart Boulevard, , NV 89145 (702) 333-1112 Visit Website

Graffiti Bao

7355 South Buffalo Drive, , NV 89113 (702) 323-6033 Visit Website

Pinkbox Doughnuts

7531 W Lake Mead Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89128 (702) 478-6475 Visit Website

Sunset Pizzeria

6400 S Eastern Ave, Las Vegas, NV 89119 (702) 798-8272