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Try One of These 16 Inexpensive Restaurants All Over Las Vegas When Cash Is Low

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Yes, diners can blow $55 on a steak, shell out $100 on a seafood tower, or dole out $250 on a tasting menu. That’s what Las Vegas is all about. But sometimes an inexpensive taco, an slice of pizza, or comfort food such as steak and eggs or a juicy burger and fries really hit the spot. Look no further than this list of 16 go-to places. Note, one of the keys to eating inexpensively at many resorts is a player's card, so go ahead and enroll to land discounts on food all over Las Vegas.

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1. Durango Taco Shop

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7785 N Durango Dr #105
Las Vegas, NV 89131
(702) 405-6223
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Head up to Centennial Hills for inexpensive Mexican fare such as chile rellenos, chile verde, carnitas, mojarra, enchiladas, and more for less than $10. Those combination plates include rice, beans, and chips. Lunch specials ring in for $5.99 to $9.99. Four locations. Order takeout and delivery via Seamless, Doordash, Caviar, GrubHub, Postmates, or Uber Eats.

Durango Taco Shop
Durango Taco Shop
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2. KoMex

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633 N Decatur Blvd Ste H
Las Vegas, NV 89107
(702) 646-1612
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Try the fusion taco with your choice of meat with KoMex slaw and pico de gallo on corn tortillas for $2.25 or the fusion tostada, a crispy rice “shell” topped with KoMex slaw and pico de gallo topped with Korean hot sauce, for $7.50.

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Bulgogi burritos at KoMex
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3. Frijoles & Frescas

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7000 W Charleston Blvd
Las Vegas, NV 89117
(702) 240-2750
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Frijoles & Frescas serves taco meals for $8.99. Make sure to order the popular $2.89 Mexican street corn. Six locations in Las Vegas. Online ordering available.

4. Tacos El Gordo

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1724 E Charleston Blvd
Las Vegas, NV 89104
(702) 251-8226
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The inexpensive tacos at Tacos El Gordo ring in with prices in the $2 to $5 range. Three locations in Las Vegas. Online ordering available.

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Tacos El Gordo
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5. Viva Las Arepas

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1616 Las Vegas Blvd S
Las Vegas, NV 89104
(702) 366-9696
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The Venezuelan arepas sandwiches at Viva Las Arepas range from $5.50 to $8 and may be the best bet for an inexpensive sandwich in Las Vegas. Do order the reina pepieda with chicken, avocado, and mayonnaise for $7, and thank us later. Online ordering available. Two locations.

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Arepas at Viva Las Arepas
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6. Archi’s Thai Cafe

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9350 W Sahara Ave
Las Vegas, NV 89117
(702) 363-9699
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Four locations in the Archi’s family fan across Las Vegas, serving 100 percent pure Thai food. And the menus lean toward the under $10 range during lunch. Order takeout online.

Shrimp panang at Archi’s
Shrimp panang at Archi’s
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7. CrunCheese Korean Hot Dog

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4284 Spring Mountain Rd
Las Vegas, NV 89102
(725) 214-7286
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The brief menu at CrunCheese Korean Hot Dog (formerly Myungrang Hot Dog) at Shanghai Plaza offers less than a dozen items, such as the Korean spin on a corn-dog-on-a-stick served as the $2.49 original, the $3.99 sausage and mozzarella dubbed the best, and a rice cake version. Two unusual options include a squid ink batter rendition and a dog wrapped in potato cubes. Takeout available.

A row of eight Korean hot dogs
CrunCheese Korean Hot Dog
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8. Monta Japanese Noodle House

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5030 Spring Mountain Rd
Las Vegas, NV 89146
(702) 367-4600
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Visit Chinatown for budget-friendly ramen and fried rice dishes priced for less than $10. Toppings can range from 50 cents to $2.50.

9. Bosa Boba Cafe

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3355 Spring Mountain Road
Las Vegas, NV 89103

Bosa Boba Café in Chinatown features bubble teas under $5 and munchies such as popcorn chicken for $4.99 and sandwiches $8 and under. Popular menu choices include the smoked barbecue brisket panini with caramelized onions for $8 and the original grilled cheese on Texas toast for $7. Online ordering available.

Smoke barbecue brisket panini
Smoke barbecue brisket panini at Bosa Boba Cafe
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10. Pizzeria Francesco’s

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3300 Las Vegas Blvd S
Las Vegas, NV 89109
(702) 894-7111
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Pizzeria Francesco's at Treasure Island serves hand-tossed New York-style pizza pies whole and by the slice. The average check is $10 per person. The pizzas are classic; cheese, pepperoni, supreme or build-your-own. Nab cheese slices for $5.95 or supreme for $7.95.

Pizzeria Francesco’s
Pizzeria Francesco’s
Treasure Island [Official Site]

11. Cafe Sanuki

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4821 Spring Mountain Rd Ste G
Las Vegas, NV 89102
(702) 331-9860
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The udon section of the menu at Cafe Sanuki covers 16 varieties such as kamaage, niku, mentai cream, and pork shabu. The most expensive dish, the seafood tomato cream, goes for $10.90 for a giant bowl. Almost all except the zaru and bukake come hot. Online ordering available.

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12. Kokoro Ramen

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9460 W Flamingo Rd
Las Vegas, NV 89147

Head to Kokoro Ramen for ramen options that include the $8.95 shoyu, shio, miso, or tonkotsu options and the signature choices, such as the $9.95 black garlic featuring soy flavored ramen, a soft boiled egg and fried whole garlic. Rice dishes include the $5.95 chicken mayo don, topped with deep fried chicken and scrambled egg. Takeout and delivery available via Uber Eats, Postmates, GrubHub, and Seamless.

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Chashu pork in miso ramen at Kokoro Ramen
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13. Marilyn’s Café

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255 E Flamingo Rd
Las Vegas, NV 89169
(702) 893-8933
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Breakfast is served all day at Marilyn’s Cafe at the Tuscany, so try the ham and cheese or bacon and cheese omelets for $10.99, or go for burgers for $10.99. Takeout available.

French toast with eggs and bacon
French toast at Marilyn’s Cafe
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14. Gabi’s Gorditas

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5095 Blue Diamond Rd suite 110
Las Vegas, NV 89139
(702) 268-7466
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Gabi’s Gorditas features gorditas stuffed with nopales, a grilled cactus with house-made pickled corn, picked red onions, and avocado garnished with oven-dried tomatoes, jicama strings, avocado salsa, and crema; Colorado pork loin filled with chili Colorado sauce, Peruvian beans, spicy Latin giardiniera, and cotija; tuna poke packed with ahi tuna, sesame soy ginger cactus, cucumber, edamame, spicy Latin giardiniera, avocado salsa, and tostones chips; and tinga de pollo stuffed with shredded chicken that has been brined for 24 hours, onion, and chipotle tomato sauce garnished by pickled cabbage, queso fresco, avocado salsa, and pickled red onion. Vegetarian versions come tucked with charro beans, Peruvian beans, or roasted poblanos. All cost less than $5.50 each.

Two gorditas and ube pudding
Gorditas and ube pudding at Gabi’s Gorditas
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15. Coronado Cafe

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9777 Las Vegas Blvd S
Las Vegas, NV 89183
(702) 796-7111
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Those who have late-night hunger pains can visit the Coronado Café located in South Point. Available from midnight to 6 a.m., diners can order an Old Vegas-style bay shrimp cocktail for $2.45, biscuits and homemade gravy for $2.95, two eggs with bacon or sausage for $3.45, steak and eggs for $4.95, a pancake sandwich for $3.95, ham steak and eggs for $3.95, and a cheeseburger for $3.95. Patrons must be 21 or older to order off of this specialty menu, available for dine in only.

Coronado Cafe
Coronado Cafe
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16. Munch Box

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10604 S Eastern Ave Ste C
Henderson, NV 89052
(702) 598-0007
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Order a build-your-own breakfast or lunch sandwiches for $7.99 at Munch Box. Those who don’t feel creative can order from the menu with its omelets, pancakes, and French toast for breakfast or Philly cheesesteaks, poutine, salads, and pulled pork tenderloins. The restaurant even has a kid’s menu with pancakes with ice cream and grilled cheese sandwiches. Also at 6105 S. Fort Apache Road. Online ordering available.

Munch Box
Munch Box
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1. Durango Taco Shop

7785 N Durango Dr #105, Las Vegas, NV 89131
Durango Taco Shop
Durango Taco Shop
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Head up to Centennial Hills for inexpensive Mexican fare such as chile rellenos, chile verde, carnitas, mojarra, enchiladas, and more for less than $10. Those combination plates include rice, beans, and chips. Lunch specials ring in for $5.99 to $9.99. Four locations. Order takeout and delivery via Seamless, Doordash, Caviar, GrubHub, Postmates, or Uber Eats.

7785 N Durango Dr #105
Las Vegas, NV 89131

2. KoMex

633 N Decatur Blvd Ste H, Las Vegas, NV 89107
Four burritos wrapped in aluminum foil
Bulgogi burritos at KoMex
KoMex/Facebook

Try the fusion taco with your choice of meat with KoMex slaw and pico de gallo on corn tortillas for $2.25 or the fusion tostada, a crispy rice “shell” topped with KoMex slaw and pico de gallo topped with Korean hot sauce, for $7.50.

633 N Decatur Blvd Ste H
Las Vegas, NV 89107

3. Frijoles & Frescas

7000 W Charleston Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89117

Frijoles & Frescas serves taco meals for $8.99. Make sure to order the popular $2.89 Mexican street corn. Six locations in Las Vegas. Online ordering available.

7000 W Charleston Blvd
Las Vegas, NV 89117

4. Tacos El Gordo

1724 E Charleston Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89104
An overhead shot of tacos
Tacos El Gordo
Tacos El Gordo [Official Site]

The inexpensive tacos at Tacos El Gordo ring in with prices in the $2 to $5 range. Three locations in Las Vegas. Online ordering available.

1724 E Charleston Blvd
Las Vegas, NV 89104

5. Viva Las Arepas

1616 Las Vegas Blvd S, Las Vegas, NV 89104
Three sandwiches stacked
Arepas at Viva Las Arepas
Viva Las Arepas/Facebook

The Venezuelan arepas sandwiches at Viva Las Arepas range from $5.50 to $8 and may be the best bet for an inexpensive sandwich in Las Vegas. Do order the reina pepieda with chicken, avocado, and mayonnaise for $7, and thank us later. Online ordering available. Two locations.

1616 Las Vegas Blvd S
Las Vegas, NV 89104

6. Archi’s Thai Cafe

9350 W Sahara Ave, Las Vegas, NV 89117
Shrimp panang at Archi’s
Shrimp panang at Archi’s
Amelinda B Lee

Four locations in the Archi’s family fan across Las Vegas, serving 100 percent pure Thai food. And the menus lean toward the under $10 range during lunch. Order takeout online.

9350 W Sahara Ave
Las Vegas, NV 89117

7. CrunCheese Korean Hot Dog

4284 Spring Mountain Rd, Las Vegas, NV 89102
A row of eight Korean hot dogs
CrunCheese Korean Hot Dog
CrunCheese Korean Hot Dog/Instagram

The brief menu at CrunCheese Korean Hot Dog (formerly Myungrang Hot Dog) at Shanghai Plaza offers less than a dozen items, such as the Korean spin on a corn-dog-on-a-stick served as the $2.49 original, the $3.99 sausage and mozzarella dubbed the best, and a rice cake version. Two unusual options include a squid ink batter rendition and a dog wrapped in potato cubes. Takeout available.

4284 Spring Mountain Rd
Las Vegas, NV 89102

8. Monta Japanese Noodle House

5030 Spring Mountain Rd, Las Vegas, NV 89146

Visit Chinatown for budget-friendly ramen and fried rice dishes priced for less than $10. Toppings can range from 50 cents to $2.50.

5030 Spring Mountain Rd
Las Vegas, NV 89146

9. Bosa Boba Cafe

3355 Spring Mountain Road, Las Vegas, NV 89103
Smoke barbecue brisket panini
Smoke barbecue brisket panini at Bosa Boba Cafe
Bosa Boba Cafe [Official Site]

Bosa Boba Café in Chinatown features bubble teas under $5 and munchies such as popcorn chicken for $4.99 and sandwiches $8 and under. Popular menu choices include the smoked barbecue brisket panini with caramelized onions for $8 and the original grilled cheese on Texas toast for $7. Online ordering available.

3355 Spring Mountain Road
Las Vegas, NV 89103

10. Pizzeria Francesco’s

3300 Las Vegas Blvd S, Las Vegas, NV 89109
Pizzeria Francesco’s
Pizzeria Francesco’s
Treasure Island [Official Site]

Pizzeria Francesco's at Treasure Island serves hand-tossed New York-style pizza pies whole and by the slice. The average check is $10 per person. The pizzas are classic; cheese, pepperoni, supreme or build-your-own. Nab cheese slices for $5.95 or supreme for $7.95.

3300 Las Vegas Blvd S
Las Vegas, NV 89109

11. Cafe Sanuki

4821 Spring Mountain Rd Ste G, Las Vegas, NV 89102
Cafe Sanuki Sam Abrams

The udon section of the menu at Cafe Sanuki covers 16 varieties such as kamaage, niku, mentai cream, and pork shabu. The most expensive dish, the seafood tomato cream, goes for $10.90 for a giant bowl. Almost all except the zaru and bukake come hot. Online ordering available.

4821 Spring Mountain Rd Ste G
Las Vegas, NV 89102

12. Kokoro Ramen

9460 W Flamingo Rd, Las Vegas, NV 89147
<span data-author="-1">Chashu pork in miso ramen at Kokoro Ramen </span>
Chashu pork in miso ramen at Kokoro Ramen
Kokoro Ramen/Facebook

Head to Kokoro Ramen for ramen options that include the $8.95 shoyu, shio, miso, or tonkotsu options and the signature choices, such as the $9.95 black garlic featuring soy flavored ramen, a soft boiled egg and fried whole garlic. Rice dishes include the $5.95 chicken mayo don, topped with deep fried chicken and scrambled egg. Takeout and delivery available via Uber Eats, Postmates, GrubHub, and Seamless.

9460 W Flamingo Rd
Las Vegas, NV 89147

13. Marilyn’s Café

255 E Flamingo Rd, Las Vegas, NV 89169
French toast with eggs and bacon
French toast at Marilyn’s Cafe
Tuscany/Facebook

Breakfast is served all day at Marilyn’s Cafe at the Tuscany, so try the ham and cheese or bacon and cheese omelets for $10.99, or go for burgers for $10.99. Takeout available.

255 E Flamingo Rd
Las Vegas, NV 89169

14. Gabi’s Gorditas

5095 Blue Diamond Rd suite 110, Las Vegas, NV 89139
Two gorditas and ube pudding
Gorditas and ube pudding at Gabi’s Gorditas
Louiie Victa

Gabi’s Gorditas features gorditas stuffed with nopales, a grilled cactus with house-made pickled corn, picked red onions, and avocado garnished with oven-dried tomatoes, jicama strings, avocado salsa, and crema; Colorado pork loin filled with chili Colorado sauce, Peruvian beans, spicy Latin giardiniera, and cotija; tuna poke packed with ahi tuna, sesame soy ginger cactus, cucumber, edamame, spicy Latin giardiniera, avocado salsa, and tostones chips; and tinga de pollo stuffed with shredded chicken that has been brined for 24 hours, onion, and chipotle tomato sauce garnished by pickled cabbage, queso fresco, avocado salsa, and pickled red onion. Vegetarian versions come tucked with charro beans, Peruvian beans, or roasted poblanos. All cost less than $5.50 each.

5095 Blue Diamond Rd suite 110
Las Vegas, NV 89139

15. Coronado Cafe

9777 Las Vegas Blvd S, Las Vegas, NV 89183
Coronado Cafe
Coronado Cafe
South Point [Official Site]

Those who have late-night hunger pains can visit the Coronado Café located in South Point. Available from midnight to 6 a.m., diners can order an Old Vegas-style bay shrimp cocktail for $2.45, biscuits and homemade gravy for $2.95, two eggs with bacon or sausage for $3.45, steak and eggs for $4.95, a pancake sandwich for $3.95, ham steak and eggs for $3.95, and a cheeseburger for $3.95. Patrons must be 21 or older to order off of this specialty menu, available for dine in only.

9777 Las Vegas Blvd S
Las Vegas, NV 89183

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16. Munch Box

10604 S Eastern Ave Ste C, Henderson, NV 89052
Munch Box
Munch Box
Munch Box [Official Site]

Order a build-your-own breakfast or lunch sandwiches for $7.99 at Munch Box. Those who don’t feel creative can order from the menu with its omelets, pancakes, and French toast for breakfast or Philly cheesesteaks, poutine, salads, and pulled pork tenderloins. The restaurant even has a kid’s menu with pancakes with ice cream and grilled cheese sandwiches. Also at 6105 S. Fort Apache Road. Online ordering available.

10604 S Eastern Ave Ste C
Henderson, NV 89052

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