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Chef Carla Pellegrino Returns to Las Vegas With Dough House Restaurant & Bar

The Mediterranean restaurant debuts soon in Spring Valley

Chef Carla Pellegrino soon to debut her latest Las Vegas venture, the Dough House Restaurant & Bar, in Spring Valley.
Chef Carla Pellegrino
Dough House Restaurant & Bar

In a surprise move, former Las Vegas dining-scene fixture Carla Pellegrino is very close to a debut for her latest chef venture, bringing the Dough House Restaurant & Bar to Spring Valley. Pellegrino handles the menu of Italian cuisine with French flair at this restaurant run entirely by women. Her menus are still fondly remembered at Bratalian Neapolitan Cantina, their Henderson Italian restaurant that closed in 2018.

Yet to share many details, but tentatively pushing for a November 4 grand opening, Dough House sits close to the intersection of Russell Road and Rainbow Boulevard. The 4,243-square-foot space replaces the shuttered former homes of Mama Leonie, and later the Go Vegan Cafe,

Surrounded by the Eldan Center’s “Roman” exterior designed with 32-foot columns, the Brazilian-born, Italian-raised chef will oversee a “varied menu” accompanied by live piano music, a cocktail bar, and curated wine selections. The restaurant is first of three planned locations.

A previous Top Chef contestant, Pellegrino’s resume includes Rao’s at Caesars Palace, Bacio at the Tropicana, Meatball Spot at Town Square, Touché in Miami, and California's Majestic Yosemite Hotel.


3801 Las Vegas Blvd S, Las Vegas, NV 89109 (702) 739-2222 Visit Website

Go Vegan Cafe & Juice Bar

5875 S Rainbow Blvd #104, Las Vegas, NV 89118 (702) 405-8550


3570 Las Vegas Boulevard S, Las Vegas, NV 89109 877-346-4642 Visit Website

Meatball Spot

, Paradise, NV (702) 331-5562

Caesars Palace

3570 South Las Vegas Boulevard, Las Vegas, NV 89109 (866) 227-5938 Visit Website

Town Square

6605 Las Vegas Blvd S, Las Vegas, NV 89119 (702) 269-5000 Visit Website

Bratalian Neapolitan Cantina

10740 S. Eastern Ave., Henderson, NV 89052 702-454-0104 Visit Website

Dough House Restaurant & Bar

5875 S. Rainbow Blvd., Suite 104, Las Vegas, NV 89118 702-485-2744 Visit Website


3801 Las Vegas Blvd. S., Las Vegas, NV 89109 (800) 462-8767 Visit Website