The closest Las Vegas has to a bohemian enclave, the Las Vegas Arts District, also known as 18b for its original 18 block layout, is not just for the creative classes. As well known for the stretch of antique and vintage stores on Main Street and an authentically quirky bar scene, the downtown district's still expanding restaurant scene feeds a diverse group. From shift workers heading home in the mornings, politicians and lawyers at lunch, to the hip young things and local residents in the evenings, plus a growing number of adventurous tourists who take advantage of the easy access from the Strip, all find an excuse to dine here. Below are nine picks of the must-visit spots for dining in the heart of the Arts District.
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A number of Las Vegas restaurants have resumed dine-in service. The level of service offered is indicated on each map point. However, this should not be taken as endorsement for dining in, as there are still safety concerns: for updated information on coronavirus cases in Las Vegas, please visit Nevada Health Response. Studies indicate that there is a lower exposure risk when outdoors, but the level of risk involved with patio dining is contingent on restaurants following strict social distancing and other safety guidelines.Read More