Vegas on a Dime

Las Vegas is home to hundreds of great restaurants and during your visit to Las Vegas, we want to make sure you are familiar with what affordable dining options are available to you. To help you plan your trip around your budget and taste preferences we have put together a list of restaurants for you that:

  • Has an average price per entrée of $30 or less
  • Highly ranked on YELP!
  • Shows the approximate driving time from the JCK Las Vegas Show at Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino

Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino

Bayside Buffet, Buffet
Average Entree Price: $11-30
3950 S Las Vegas Boulevard, Tel. (702) 632-7402
Top Vegas buffet with views of Mandalay’s tropical water garden. Features ever changing menu of diverse tastes.

Border Grill, Mexican
Average Entree Price: Under $15-30
3950 S Las Vegas Boulevard, Tel. (702) 632-7403
Mexican food served with views of beach and pool.

Burger Bar, Burgers
Average Entree Price: $11-30
3950 S Las Vegas Boulevard, Tel. (702) 632-9364
Wide variety of burgers – beef, buffalo, turkey, vegetarian, vegan.

Citizens Kitchen & Bar, American
Average Entree Price: $11-30
3950 S Las Vegas Boulevard, Tel. (702) 632-7405
Citizens Kitchen & Bar features Executive Chef Brian Massie’s creative and contemporary take on American food.

Crossroads at House of Blues, Southern, Cajun/Creole
Average Entree Price: $11-30
3950 S Las Vegas Boulevard, Tel. (702) 632-7607
Incorporating flavors from all over the world, noted celebrity chef Aarón Sanchez has created comfort food that's classic, bold and contemporary, including new signature dishes such as shrimp and grits, chile braised short ribs and street tacos.

Hussong’s Cantina, Mexican
Average Entree Price: $11-30
3950 S Las Vegas Boulevard, Tel. (702) 632-6450
Whether it's the authentic Baja cuisine, the unusually strong Original Margarita, or the sing-along rock ‘n' roll Mariachi band, Hussong's Cantina has universal appeal.

Mizuya, Japanese
Average Entree Price: $11-30
3950 S Las Vegas Boulevard, Tel. (702) 632-6112
Whether seated in the tranquil water setting or at the sushi bar watching the sushi chefs work their magic, enjoy the freshest in sashimi, hand rolls and specialty rolls and an extensive sake menu.

Raffles Café, Diners, American
Average Entree Price: $11-30
3950 S Las Vegas Boulevard, Tel. (702) 632-7406
Raffles Café offers a casual dining experience with a wide variety of menu choices, including prime cut steaks, seafood and more.

Ri Ra Irish Pub, Irish Pub
Average Entree Price: $11-30
3950 S Las Vegas Boulevard, Tel. (702) 632-7771
Features bar food with weekly specials.

RX Boiler Room, American, New
Average Entree Price: $11-35
3950 S Las Vegas Boulevard, Tel. (702) 632-7200
Food is a modern reflection of the Victorian era.

Slice of Vegas, Pizzeria
Average Entree Price: $11-30
3950 S Las Vegas Boulevard, Tel. (702) 632-6470
Slice of Vegas serves NY Style pizza with a thin, chewy crust, fresh pastas, unique salads and a variety of Sandwiches.

Sports Book Grill
Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino | American, Bar
Average Entree Price: $11-30
3950 S Las Vegas Boulevard, Tel. (702) 632-7777
Place to get burgers, sandwiches, or salads.

Near Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino

Bonefish Grill, Seafood
Average Entree Price: $11-30
6527 Las Vegas Boulevard S, Tel. (702) 407-0980
Local seafood destination with innovative menu featuring high-quality, fresh ingredients.
6 minute cab ride to the Aria from Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino.

Tommy Bahama’s Tropical Café, American
Average Entree Price: $11-30
6635 Las Vegas Boulevard S, Tel. (702) 948-8006
A spot for lunch, dinner, or happy hour, they specialize in rare rums.
3 minute cab ride to the Aria from Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino.

Brio Tuscan Grille, Italian
Average Entree Price: $11-30
6653 Las Vegas Boulevard S, Tel. (702) 914-9145
Experience the flavors of Tuscany in Vegas.
4 minute cab ride to the Aria from Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino.

Miller’s Ale House, American
Average Entree Price: $11-30
6683 Las Vegas Boulevard S, Tel. (702) 616-3414
Casual neighborhood tavern with a diverse menu featuring everything from steak and seafood to Buffalo wings.
4 minute cab ride to the Aria from Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino.

Pot Liquor CAS, Barbeque, Southern
Average Entree Price: $11-30
6587 Las Vegas Boulevard S, Tel. (702) 816-4600
An authentic Southern-style barbeque restaurant with a contemporary twist.
6 minute cab ride to the Aria from Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino.

Aria

6 minute cab ride from Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino.

Five50, Pizza
Average Entree Price: $11-30
3730 Las Vegas Boulevard S, Tel. (877) 230-2742
Combining the soul of the world's most iconic pizzerias with the dynamic of the greatest bar scenes, this come-as-you-are hot spot features signature pizza, a bold selection of craft beers and an inventive lineup of shared plates, small bites, handmade pastas and decadent desserts.

Lemongrass, Thai
Average Entree Price: $11-30
3730 Las Vegas Boulevard S, Tel. (877) 230-2742
Serving a modern interpretation of Thai cuisine, Lemongrass specializes in a wide variety of authentic fare filled with robust flavor.

Bally’s Hotel & Casino

10 minute cab ride from Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino.

Tequila Taqueria, Mexican/Southwestern
Average Entrée Price: $11-30
3645 Las Vegas Blvd S, Tel. (702) 765-0000
Enjoy delightfully authentic Mexican dishes and beverages set to a backdrop of revolución imagery, vintage tortilla presses and other interesting cultural icons.

SEA: The Thai Experience, Thai
Average Entrée Price: $11-30
3645 Las Vegas Blvd S, Tel. (702) 967-3888
Savor the exotic flavors of Thailand and Vietnam late into the night in a Bally’s restaurant with sleek, Bangkok-inspired modern design.

Bellagio Las Vegas

3 minute cab ride from Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino.

Carnival World Buffet, Buffet
Average Entrée Price: $11-30
3600 Las Vegas Blvd S, Tel. (702) 777-7757
With 300 selections, you can experience the world at Rio’s Carnival World Buffet.

Noodles, Asian Fusion
Average Entrée Price: $11-30
3600 Las Vegas Blvd S, Tel. (866) 259-7111
Authentic regional noodle dishes from Thailand, Japan, China, and Vietnam.

Caesars Palace

7 minute cab ride from Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino.

Beijing Noodle No. 9, Casual Chinese
Average Entrée Price: $11-30
3570 Las Vegas Blvd S, Tel. (877) 346-4642
Las Vegas dining elegance meets authentic Oriental flavor with a 14 page menu.

Carmine’s NYC Family Style
The Forum Shops at Caesars
3500 Las Vegas Blvd. S

Cheesecake Factory
The Forum Shops at Caesars
3500 Las Vegas Blvd. S

Circus Circus

8 minute cab ride from Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino.

Pizzeria, Pizza
Average Entree Price: $11-30
2880 Las Vegas Boulevard S, Tel. (702) 734-0410
Freshly baked pizzas made to order.

The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas

7 minute cab ride from Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino.

Holsteins, American, Burgers
Average Entrée Price: $11-30
3708 Las Vegas Blvd S, Tel. (702) 698-7940
A burger restaurant with an emphasis on fresh, natural and organic ingredients.

Overlook Grill, Seafood
Average Entrée Price: $11-30
3708 Las Vegas Blvd S, Tel. (702) 698-7000
Casul fare with hints of Riviera chic for breakfast or lunch.

Excalibur

5 minute cab ride from Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino.

Buca Di Beppo, Italian
Average Entree Price: $11-30
3850 Las Vegas Boulevard S, Tel. (702) 795-1010
Fresh, authentic Italian food.

Flamingo Hotel & Casino

8 minute cab ride from Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino.

Margaritaville, Variety
Average Entrée Price: $11-30
3555 Las Vegas Blvd S, Tel. (702) 733-3302
Jimmy Buffett’s restaurant, bar food (cheese burgers, nachos, etc.),

Hard Rock Hotel

10 minute cab ride from Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino.

Culinary Dropout, American, Fondue
Average Entrée Price: $11-30
4455 Paradise Road, Tel. (702) 522-8100
Distinctive gastro pub with soulful, relaxed ambiance similar to original location in Scottsdale, Arizona.

Fu Asian Kitchen, Asian
Average Entrée Price: $11-30
4455 Paradise Road, Tel. (702) 522-8188
Authentic Chinese cuisine with additional regional inspirations including Korean, Vietnamese, and Thai.

Pink Taco, Mexican
Average Entrée Price: $11-30
4455 Paradise Road, Tel. (702) 693-5525
Popular for putting a California spin on traditional Mexican dishes.

Harrah’s Las Vegas

9 minute cab ride from Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino.

Oyster Bar, Seafood
Average Entrée Price: $11-30
3475 Las Vegas Blvd S, Tel. (702) 369-5000
Features oysters, fresh caught fish, clam chowder, scallops, and more.

Toby Keith’s I Love This Bar & Grill, American
Average Entrée Price: $11-30
3475 Las Vegas Blvd S, Tel. (702) 369-5000
Live country music and down-home southern favorites.

The Linq Hotel & Casino

5 minute cab ride from Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino.

Brooklyn Bowl, Casual American
Average Entrée Price: $11-30
3545 Las Vegas Blvd S, Tel. (702) 862-2695
Bowling, live music, nightlife and gourmet dining fuse together at the LINQ’s hottest nighttime destination.

Flour & Barley, Italian
Average Entrée Price: $11-30
3545 Las Vegas Blvd S, Tel. (702) 430-4430
Enjoy brick oven pizza, salads, Panini sandwiches while taking in the retro décor and vintage sports memorabilia.

Yard House, Upscale American
Average Entrée Price: $11-30
3545 Las Vegas Blvd S, Tel. (702) 597-0434
Enjoy classic American food on the massive outdoor patio.

The LUXOR

7 minute cab ride from Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino.

Pyramid Café, American
Average Entree Price: $11-30
3900 Las Vegas Boulevard S, Tel. (702) 262-4721
Offers delicious breakfast and lunch options.

T & T (Tacos & Tequila), Mexican
Average Entree Price: $11-30
3900 Las Vegas Boulevard S, Tel. (702) 262-5225
Offering a fun, high-energy vibe and flavorful menu, featuring traditional and modern elements of Mexican style.

MGM Grand Resort & Casino

8 minute cab ride from Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino.

Hecho En Vegas, Mexican
Average Entree Price: $11-30
3799 Las Vegas Boulevard S, Tel. (702) 891-3200
HECHO en Vegas ignites the Sonoran-style cooking of Northern Mexico to heat up the most authentic dining experience this side of the border.

Michael Mina 1842, Pub, Gastropub
Average Entree Price: $11-30
3799 Las Vegas Boulevard S, Tel. (702) 891-3922
Michael Mina PUB 1842 is an American-style pub inspired by celebrity chef Michael Mina, featuring a wide selection of global beers, unique whiskey and hand-crafted provisions.

Pieology, Pizzeria
Average Entree Price: $11-30
3799 Las Vegas Boulevard S, Tel. (702) 463-6200
Everyday artisan pizza, custom built to your preference.



The Grand Wok and Sushi Bar, Asian Fusion, Sushi Bar, Japanese
Average Entree Price: $11-30
3799 Las Vegas Boulevard S, Tel. (702) 891-7879
A culinary cross-section of Chinese, Japanese, Thai, Korean, and Vietnamese, the Grand Wok satisfies every craving for Asian cuisine.

Wolfgang Puck, Bar, American
Average Entree Price: $11-30
3799 Las Vegas Boulevard S, Tel. (702) 891-3000
Featuring Wolfgang Puck’s signature comfort food that can be enjoyed as a casual, quick-bite or as a leisurely dining experience.

Mirage

10 minute cab ride from Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino.

LVB Burger, American
Average Entree Price: $11-30
3400 Las Vegas Boulevard S, Tel. (702) 792-7888
Casual eatery offering gourmet burgers & milkshakes, including spiked varieties, in a lively space.

Pantry, American
Average Entree Price: $11-30
3400 Las Vegas Boulevard S, Tel. (702) 696-7050
Homespun recipes will season the menu at Pantry, our new 24-hour restaurant featuring wholesome favorites such as piping hot soups, crisp green salads, fully loaded sandwiches and classic desserts.

Monte Carlo

5 minute cab ride from Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino.

D. Vino, Italian, Wine Bar
Average Entree Price: $11-30
3770 Las Vegas Blvd S, Tel. (702) 730-7966
D. Vino serves fresh and seasonal Italian cuisine that is so authentic, one bite will transport you to various Italian regions such as: Calabria, Umbria, Apulia, Lazio and Basilicata.

Diablo’s Cantina, Mexican
Average Entree Price: $11-30
3770 Las Vegas Blvd S, Tel. (702) 730-6615
Mix one-part savory Mexican restaurant with one-part sizzling nightclub, add a frozen margarita bar, throw in a giant Wheel O' Sin and a squeeze of lime, and you've got Diablo's Cantina.

Yusho, Japanese
Average Entree Price: $11-30
3770 Las Vegas Blvd S, Tel. (702) 730-6888
Yusho is about the simple flavors of authentic street food. A hot grill provides intense flavors from seasonal proteins and vegetables, grilled to order over a chattering, hissing fire.

New York, New York

4 minute cab ride from Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino.

America, American
Average Entree Price: $11-30
3790 Las Vegas Blvd S, Tel. (702) 740-6451
Open 24 hours a day, featuring traditional American dishes.

Broadway Burger Bar, American
Average Entree Price: $11-30
3790 Las Vegas Blvd S, Tel. (702) 740-6540
Serves 100% grass fed, free range Estancia beef from Uruguay that is free of hormones and antibiotics.

Chin Chin Café and Sushi, Asian Fusion
Average Entree Price: $11-30
3790 Las Vegas Blvd S, Tel. (702) 740-6300
Featuring Dim Sum and other Chinese favorites prepared to order without added MSG.

Gallagher’s Steakhouse, Steakhouse
Average Entree Price: $31-60
3790 Las Vegas Blvd S, Tel. (702) 740-6450
Classic steakhouse with dark wood décor and bustling atmosphere.

Gonzalez Y Gonzalez, Mexican
Average Entree Price: $11-30
3790 Las Vegas Blvd S, Tel. (702) 740-6455
Serves Mexican cuisine favorites accompanied by a bar with one of the largest tequila menus in town.

Il Fornaio, Italian
Average Entree Price: $11-30
3790 Las Vegas Blvd S, Tel. (702) 650-6500
Italian food with a friendly staff.

Nine Fine Irishmen, Irish, Pub
Average Entree Price: $11-30
3790 Las Vegas Blvd S, Tel. (866) 815-4365
Authentic Irish Pub featuring Irish food, drinks, and entertainment.

Palazzo Hotel

10 minute cab ride from Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino.

Grimaldi’s Pizzeria, Pizzeria
Average Entrée Price: $11-30
3327 Las Vegas Blvd S, Tel. (702) 754-3450
Pizza coal-fired in a brick oven for a unique flavor and crisp crust.

Paris Las Vegas

8 minute cab ride from Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino.

Burger Brasserie, Casual American
Average Entrée Price: $11-30
3655 Las Vegas Blvd S, Tel. (702) 946-4346
Offers a French Interpretation of the classic American burger in a sports bar environment.

Mon Ami Gabi, French, Steakhouse
Average Entrée Price: $11-30
3655 Las Vegas Blvd S, Tel. (702) 944-4224
A classic French bistro.
**VOTED #1 ON THE STRIP ON YELP!

Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino

7 minute cab ride from Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino.

Gordon Ramsay Burger, American
Average Entrée Price: $11-30
3667 Las Vegas Blvd S, Tel. (702) 785-5462
Gordon Ramsay mixes comfort food with international-inspired fusions to make his burgers.

P.F. Chang’s, Asian Fusion
Average Entrée Price: $11-30
3667 Las Vegas Blvd S, Tel. (702) 836-0955
Contemporary Chinese cuisine.

The Quad Resort & Casino

9 minute cab ride from Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino.

Guy Fieri’s Vegas Kitchen & Bar, American
Average Entrée Price: $11-30
3535 Las Vegas Blvd S, Tel. (702) 794-3139
A taste of Fieri’s signature cuisine, featuring bold flavors and unique twists on traditional dishes.

Hash House a Go Go, American
Average Entrée Price: $11-30
3535 Las Vegas Blvd S, Tel. (702) 254-4646
“Twisted Farm Food” at breakfast, lunch and dinner. Featured on TV show Man v. Food.

Treasure Island Hotel & Casino

6 minute cab ride from Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino.

Gilley’s BBQ, Barbecue
Average Entrée Price: $15-30
3300 Las Vegas Blvd S, Tel. (702)894-7111
Authentic, wild west themed barbecue restaurant.

Wynn Las Vegas

9 minute cab ride from Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino.

Red 8, Asian Fusion
Average Entrée Price: $11-30
3131 Las Vegas Blvd S, Tel. (702) 770-3380
Features dishes from China, Thailand, India, Vietnam, Singapore, and Korea.

Venetian Hotel

10 minute cab ride from Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino.

B&B Burger, Burgers, BBQ
Average Entrée Price: $11-30
3355 Las Vegas Blvd S, Tel. (702) 414-2220
Casual restaurant featuring local ingredients.

Grand Lux Café, Desserts, American
Average Entrée Price: $11-30
3377 Las Vegas Blvd S, Tel. (702) 733-7411
Venetian themed upscale casual restaurant.

Lobster ME, Seafood
Average Entrée Price: $11-30
3355 Las Vegas Blvd S, Tel. (702) 912-0077
New England themed restaurant.

Trattoria Reggiano, Italian
Average Entrée Price: $11-30
3355 Las Vegas Blvd S, Tel. (702) 369-2053
Authentic Italian food and brick-oven pizza.

Downtown Vegas (Old Vegas)

Carson Kitchen, American
Average Entree Price: $11-$30
124 S 6th street, Ste 100, Tel. (702) 473-9523
A variety of American bistro style dishes with a twist.
11 minute cab ride to Downtown from the Strip.

Chicago Brewing Company, Pizza
Average Entree Price: Under $10
202 Freemont Street, Tel. (702)- 385-4011
A casual and affordable brewery right off the Casino Way Entrance.
12 minute cab ride to Downtown from the Strip.

Cous Cous Mediterranean Café, Mediterranean
Average Entree Price: Under $10
450 Fremont St, Tel. (702) 366-9501
Mediterranean specialty plates.
11 minute cab ride to Downtown from the Strip.

Le Thai, Thai
Average Entree Price: $11-$30
523 Fremont St, Tel. (702) 778-0888
Authentic Thai food right in the heart of downtown Las Vegas.
11 minute cab ride to Downtown from the Strip.

Mariscos Playa Escondida, Seafood
Average Entree Price: $11-$30
1203 E Charleston Blvd, Ste 140, Tel. (702) 906-1124
Features fresh seafood daily.
11 minute cab ride to Downtown from the Strip.

Redwood Bar & Grill, Steakhouses
Average Entree Price: $11-$30
12 E Ogden Ave, Tel. (702) 388-2630

Features steak, lobster, crab, and scampi.
13 minute cab ride to Downtown from the Strip.

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