Ascaya is the gateway to an abundant and diverse culinary scene in Nevada. Both within Henderson and just moments away from downtown Las Vegas, residents and visitors alike can immerse themselves in a vast array of eateries, each offering premiere culinary experiences. From a refined steakhouse to a contemporary French-inspired eatery, here are seven local restaurants to try in Henderson.
For Fine Dining
Helmed by three acclaimed Top Chef alumni, Boom Bang is one of Henderson’s most stylish and sought-after eateries serving up an innovative mix of French-inspired cuisine and Americana diner favorites. From their signature caviar to mushroom carpaccio to a 20-hour duck confit, Boom Bang offers a truly novel dining experience in a playful, contemporary setting.
A local favorite, Bottiglia is an upscale Italian restaurant that offers sophisticated, seasonal fare. This award-winning restaurant is a must-try for anyone craving homemade pasta or fresh fish, as some of their signature dishes include pappardelle bolognese and a grand shellfish tower. Plus, you won’t be disappointed by their carefully curated wine selection.
For a Taste of the World
Penn’s Thai House
Turns out you don’t have to travel to Thailand for authentic Thai food – you can just take a seat at Penn’s Thai House. Located at Green Valley Ranch, the award-winning restaurant offers sophisticated yet rustic Italian fare, including everything from their signature pappardelle bolognese to a grand shellfish tower, all complemented by a carefully curated wine selection.
Nestled in the heart of Henderson, Cantina Tequila is a culinary haven that transcends the ordinary. Indulge in mouthwatering authentic fare, sip on incredible craft cocktails, and explore an extensive selection of tequila and mezcal. With a unique and vibrant ambiance, and a celebration of Mexican and Latin culture, Cantina Tequila is an unforgettable experience for your taste buds and senses.
Echo & Rig
Located in The District at Green Valley Ranch, Echo & Rig reimagines the classic steakhouse through a new, modern, and delightful lens. Featuring the highest-quality beef in the world, paired with savory cocktails, enjoy a curated steakhouse experience. Guests can also visit the Butcher Shop to purchase quality to-go cuts rotating daily.
For a Seafood Extravaganza
Hank’s Fine Steaks & Martinis
Also set within Green Valley Ranch is Hank’s where you’ll find world-class steaks and seafood, plus perfectly poured martinis and an extensive menu of cocktails. In fact, the four-diamond-awarded restaurant is Henderson’s exclusive steakhouse providing the Kobe experience and is the city’s only restaurant to offer Certified A-5 Kobe Beef.
King’s Fish House
For an unrivaled seafood experience, look no further than King’s Fish House. Casual yet sophisticated, the restaurant is a Henderson mainstay thanks to its daily rotating menu complete with the country’s best fresh-caught oysters, shellfish, sushi, and more. The menu is extensive and ever-changing, which means you’ll always have to come back for more.
Henderson and Las Vegas offer a multitude of dining experiences that cater to every palate. From fine dining to experiential tastes, learn more about all that awaits in Henderson, voted one of the best places to live in America by Forbes.