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Nine New Restaurants To Try Right Now in Las Vegas

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Las Vegas is home to many new restaurants. Some of the smaller ones that open with less than a shebang go unnoticed. Here's a look at nine of the new smaller restaurants that opened recently all over the Las Vegas valley, including two Russian restaurants, a new Thai place, a Vietnamese and Chinese restaurant, Taiwanese comfort food and a pho shop.

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Note: Restaurants on this map are listed geographically.

1. Table Thai Bar & Bistro

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3130 East Sunset Road
Las Vegas, NV 89120
702-779-9366
Eight types of curry including jade, panang, pumpkin shrimp and duck make the menu of this new Thai restaurant. Try noodle dishes such as pad see eiw with stir-fried flat rice noodles, drunken noodles with spicy chili garlic sauce or kai kua with chicken and calamari.

2. Liang’s Kitchen

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4350 Spring Mountain Road
Las Vegas, NV 89102
Liang's Kitchen, the chain with locations in California and New York, takes over the former Hot Feel space with Taiwanese comfort food. The restaurant kept much of the interior design elements and added vintage Flying Tigers aviator jackets as well as WWII and Vietnam War era model fighter planes hanging from the ceiling. While the menu includes photos of the dishes, don’t expect to find prices. Try the beef and tendon soup noodles, lamb skewers or Taiwanese fried port cutlet.

3. Pho Bistro

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Sandhill Square, 4130 South Sandhill Road
Las Vegas, NV 89121
702-463-5944
Those who hanker pho on the eastside now how Pho Bistro, serving up Chinese and Vietnamese dishes.

4. The Bar

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8560 Las Vegas Blvd S
Las Vegas, NV 89123
Rack up one more of The Bar in Las Vegas, this one at Wigwam and Las Vegas Boulevard. Find slots, drinks and food 24 hours a day.

5. Bubba D’s BBQ

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6050 Sky Pointe Drive
Las Vegas, NV 89130
Head inside the Town Center Lounge for a taste of "authentic Texas BBQ" from new venture, Bubba D's BBQ.

6. Cafe Mayakovsky

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1775 E Tropicana Ave
Las Vegas, NV 89119
(702) 247-8766
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Your Russian food needs come to life at this new cafe near UNLV. Cafe Mayakovsky comes from the owners of the former from the owners of the shuttered Tverskaya Russian Restaurant. Chicken Kiev, chicken Tabaka and beef stroganoff as well as Hungarian goulash and Viennese schnitzel cover some of the entrees here. A cold Boyarsky platter with roast beef, tongue and buzhenina (roast ham) served with horseradish; herring; steamed beef tongue; borsch; and Solyanka compete for your attention. Russian beers, vodka and wines give you another excuse to try this place out.

7. Green Dacha Grill & Hookah

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5795 W Tropicana Ave
Las Vegas, NV 89103
(702) 485-4945
Russian and Mediterranean fare makes the menu at this new hookah lounge. Try pickled herring, rassol'nik soup, the ground meat and cabbage pirozhkis, beef stroganoff or a pork steak. Dacha is Russian for summer house.

8. High Roller Pizza

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8174 S Las Vegas Suite# 101
Las Vegas, NV 89123
(702) 960-7788
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Taking a swing at the VIP lifestyle or perhaps the observation wheel at The Linq, High Roller Pizza. Find natural ingredients, humanely raised meats and organic produce on cracker thin crusts. Land buy two get one free on Wednesdays.

9. Juice ‘n’ Go Express

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7155 Grand Montecito Parkway
Las Vegas, NV 89149

1. Table Thai Bar & Bistro

3130 East Sunset Road, Las Vegas, NV 89120
Eight types of curry including jade, panang, pumpkin shrimp and duck make the menu of this new Thai restaurant. Try noodle dishes such as pad see eiw with stir-fried flat rice noodles, drunken noodles with spicy chili garlic sauce or kai kua with chicken and calamari.
3130 East Sunset Road
Las Vegas, NV 89120

2. Liang’s Kitchen

4350 Spring Mountain Road, Las Vegas, NV 89102
Liang's Kitchen, the chain with locations in California and New York, takes over the former Hot Feel space with Taiwanese comfort food. The restaurant kept much of the interior design elements and added vintage Flying Tigers aviator jackets as well as WWII and Vietnam War era model fighter planes hanging from the ceiling. While the menu includes photos of the dishes, don’t expect to find prices. Try the beef and tendon soup noodles, lamb skewers or Taiwanese fried port cutlet.
4350 Spring Mountain Road
Las Vegas, NV 89102

3. Pho Bistro

Sandhill Square, 4130 South Sandhill Road, Las Vegas, NV 89121
Those who hanker pho on the eastside now how Pho Bistro, serving up Chinese and Vietnamese dishes.
Sandhill Square, 4130 South Sandhill Road
Las Vegas, NV 89121

4. The Bar

8560 Las Vegas Blvd S, Las Vegas, NV 89123
Rack up one more of The Bar in Las Vegas, this one at Wigwam and Las Vegas Boulevard. Find slots, drinks and food 24 hours a day.
8560 Las Vegas Blvd S
Las Vegas, NV 89123

5. Bubba D’s BBQ

6050 Sky Pointe Drive, Las Vegas, NV 89130
Head inside the Town Center Lounge for a taste of "authentic Texas BBQ" from new venture, Bubba D's BBQ.
6050 Sky Pointe Drive
Las Vegas, NV 89130

6. Cafe Mayakovsky

1775 E Tropicana Ave, Las Vegas, NV 89119
Your Russian food needs come to life at this new cafe near UNLV. Cafe Mayakovsky comes from the owners of the former from the owners of the shuttered Tverskaya Russian Restaurant. Chicken Kiev, chicken Tabaka and beef stroganoff as well as Hungarian goulash and Viennese schnitzel cover some of the entrees here. A cold Boyarsky platter with roast beef, tongue and buzhenina (roast ham) served with horseradish; herring; steamed beef tongue; borsch; and Solyanka compete for your attention. Russian beers, vodka and wines give you another excuse to try this place out.
1775 E Tropicana Ave
Las Vegas, NV 89119

7. Green Dacha Grill & Hookah

5795 W Tropicana Ave, Las Vegas, NV 89103
Russian and Mediterranean fare makes the menu at this new hookah lounge. Try pickled herring, rassol'nik soup, the ground meat and cabbage pirozhkis, beef stroganoff or a pork steak. Dacha is Russian for summer house.
5795 W Tropicana Ave
Las Vegas, NV 89103

8. High Roller Pizza

8174 S Las Vegas Suite# 101, Las Vegas, NV 89123
Taking a swing at the VIP lifestyle or perhaps the observation wheel at The Linq, High Roller Pizza. Find natural ingredients, humanely raised meats and organic produce on cracker thin crusts. Land buy two get one free on Wednesdays.
8174 S Las Vegas Suite# 101
Las Vegas, NV 89123

9. Juice ‘n’ Go Express

7155 Grand Montecito Parkway, Las Vegas, NV 89149
7155 Grand Montecito Parkway
Las Vegas, NV 89149

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