Best Restaurants in Elko
Only-in-Elko Dining That Wows
The restaurants in Elko, NV will surprise you at each turn. Forget the image of the small-town greasy spoon packed with locals who eye visitors with suspicion. Nope. Not here. In Elko, the best restaurants veer far from the beaten path and forge new culinary ground with fresh ingredients, forward-thinking chefs and menus that will please everyone in your group.
From delicious carne asada tortas at a local Mexican restaurant to sustainably-sourced seafood, sushi, Mediterranean and Basque to burgers that come from Nevada-bred cattle and the juiciest, most tender steaks you’ll ever eat, Elko is a true up-and-comer on the restaurant scene.
Enjoy dining in our unique eateries when you’re in a festive mood or curbside/delivery for when it’s time to curl up on the couch and veg out. Elko’s best restaurants offer everything you’ve come to expect from larger cities, but with that special “Only-In-Nevada” vibe that means fewer crowds and more quality eating time.
Dining in Elko, NV
Looking for the top Elko restaurants? Break out the eating pants because it’s time to dig into culinary flavors that will please the pickiest of palates. Explore Elko dining here.
Home to the Grille for family dining and the Tap Room that features Elko’s only self-serve beer wall.
Aspens is perfect for a meal with loved ones. Relaxed atmosphere for after-work cocktails or an intimate dinner.
The Coffee Garden serves all-day dining for breakfast, lunch, dinner and cocktails.
While not strictly a restaurant, this live theater and comedy venue serves up flatbreads, nachos and other snacks along with great entertainment.
Great whether you’re up for a full meal or just a quick bite. Open daily.
Mexican fare; open for breakfast, lunch and dinner.
Fresh pizza made daily with hand-made dough. A variety of appetizers, salads, sauces and sandwiches available.
Blue Moon serves Asian cuisine and sushi. Open for lunch, dinner; full cocktail menu. Online ordering available.
Enjoy Mongolian beef, fried rice, Kung Pao chicken and other traditional Chinese dishes.
Serving breakfast, lunch, dinner and cocktails. Guests have the choice to dine-in, but Coffee Mug also delivers.
Family-style Mexican fare serving full meals and drinks. Dos Amigos also caters to groups of all sizes.
Dreez offers an American style breakfast and lunch. Enjoy a variety of sandwiches, salads, burgers, wraps and more.
Don’t miss the Molcajete along with sizzling fajitas, burritos and more traditional dishes. Weekly lunch specials.
Affordable Chinese with a wide variety of Chinese dishes right here in Elko.
Steak or sushi? Why not both? Stop by Himiko for dine-in or call ahead for take-out.
Located in the Gold Country Inn, JR’s serves up everything from omelette to Thai chili hot wings and more.
Taquitos, ceviche, fajitas, huevos rancheros and more in a comfortable and friendly environment for the entire family.
Helmed by chef Luc Gerber, who studied in Paris, Luciano’s serves classic Italian along with an extensive wine menu.
A unique array of upscale sandwiches, pastas, salads and entrees. American and international cuisine.
An upbeat pub-style environment with traditional pub foods, drinks and fun.
Breakfast, lunch and sweets seven days a week. Eat on–premise or enjoy curbside takeout or delivery.
Odeh’s Mediterranean restaurant uses only fresh vegetables and meat with spices directly from the Middle East.
Ogi Deli specializes in making fresh, homemade, Basque, and American sandwiches and more.
Pizza Barn is a locally-owned pizza place. It’s a fun environment, and it features games for entertainment.
Rigoberto’s is a Mexican restaurant offering great service along with a variety of dishes.
Choose from dozens of combo platters to satisfy your craving for traditional Mexican food.
Basque family-style dining in a friendly environment. Features a bar and Basque-inspired dishes.
Get your taco fix with a large selection of traditional dishes from Mexico.
Looking for the flavors of Michoacan? Look no further than Taqueria Michoacan located at 259 Spring Valley Pkwy.
Fast casual, fresh Asian grill. Features a simple menu and friendly staff.
Basque restaurant with excellent table service and always fresh food.
Many of the restaurants and bars listed above work with the Delivery Boys, a local food and alcohol delivery company.