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Top 50 places to eat in Sparks, Nevada



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From new luxury downtown living to a city brimming with great local businesses, exciting eateries, epic events, and entertainment venues, Sparks is experiencing a beautiful renaissance. The food scene is no different, and scratching just beneath the surface will reveal one of the most diverse in Northern Nevada, and we wanted to spotlight it all!

Introducing the Top 50 Places To Eat In Sparks!

Why a Top 50 list? To be frank, to celebrate the small mom & pop restaurants that make Sparks a truly diverse culinary destination. Take a look at the Top 5 for example, where you’ll discover a #YelpTop100 Mexican diner, authentic Vietnamese, tantalizing tacos, regional Indian, and what many consider to be the best steak house value anywhere in the world! This list is a true representation of Spark’s established, yet growing dining scene—diverse, and of course, delicious. If it’s been a minute since you’ve checked in with the Rail City, let this be your guide to the excellent eats that await! 

Follow our Collection of Top 50 Places to Eat in Sparks.


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1. Carlillos Cocina – #YelpTop100 2017 and 2018

2. Sip of Saigon

3. Daddy’s Tacos NV

4. Bawarchi Indian Cuisine

5. The Steak House at Western Village

6. Sparks Coffee Shop

7. Big T’s Burger Bar

8. Chin Chin Chinese-Thai-Hibachi Restaurant

9. Anthony’s Chophouse

10. Loco Ono

11. Cafe Masala

12. Original Thai Restaurant

13. Great Basin Brewing

14. Great Full Gardens–Sparks at Legends

15. Simply Thai

16. Fiesta Mexicana

17. Ohana Sushi

18. CJ Palace

19. BJ’s Nevada Barbecue

20. Niko’s Greek Kitchen

21. Sawasdee Thai Restaurant

22. Nam Van Noodle Cafe

23. Macho Tequila’s

24. Sparks Water Bar

25. Scoopers Drive-In

Photo of Sparks Coffee Shop Crunch Berry French Toast by Mike B on Yelp

26. MB Grill

27. Flowing Tide Pub 4

28. M&M’s Southern Cafe

29. Gourmelt

30. JJ Sushi

31. Squeeze In

32. Super Chix

33. Hana Garden

34. Pietro’s Famiglia

35. Jalapeno’s Mexican Food

36. Boulevard Pizza

37. Tommy’s Grand Stand

38. Silong Kainang Pinoy

39. Los Famosos Pillulles Tacos

40. Comederito Mexican Food Restaurant

41. SK Noodle

42. Haveli Indian Cuisine & Bar

43. SIU Korean BBQ

44. Carolina Kitchen & Barbeque

45. Taqueria El Taconazo

46.Kissho Sushi

47. Fortune Palace

48. Los Altos Breakfast Lunch & Dinner

49. Mari Chuy’s – Sparks

50. Sinbad’s Hot Dogs

Photo of Ohana Sushi by Rose S on Yelp

Interesting Eats & Honorable Mentions

Did your favorites land on the list? Is a place you love missing? Let us know by sharing on Instagram using the hashtag #YelpTop50Sparks

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Methodology: This is a list of the Top Restaurants in Sparks and Spanish Springs in 2022 according to Yelp. We identified businesses in the restaurant category on Yelp, then ranked those spots using a number of factors, including the total volume and ratings of reviews in 2021. This list looked at businesses in the Sparks, NV and Spanish Springs, NV area. All businesses were marked open on Yelp as of March 9, 2022. When available, all businesses on this list have a passing health score as of March 9, 2022.

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