About Firefly Tapas on Paradise

Firefly on Paradise is a unique dining experience in Las Vegas. We feature a variety of "tapas", the small, flavorful dishes from Spain. Our tapas menu is eclectic and fun, consisting of dozens of different dishes. Choose from our many hot and cold plates to assemble a multi course feast or… order in waves and share to enjoy as many flavors as possible.

3824 Paradise Rd
Las Vegas, NV 89169
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Dining Style:
Casual Dining

Cuisines:
Tapas / Small Plates, Latin / Spanish, Spanish

Hours of Operation:
Mon-Thurs: 11:30am - 1am
Fri-Sat: 11:30am - 2am
Sun: 10am - 1am

Cross Street:
Sands Ave

Dress Code:
Casual Dress

Price Range:
$31 to $50

Payment Options
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

Phone Number:
(702) 369-3971

Website:
http://www.fireflylv.com/

Catering:
Firefly on Paradise is a unique dining experience in Las Vegas. We feature a variety of "tapas", the small, flavorful dishes from Spain. Our tapas menu is eclectic and fun, consisting of dozens of different dishes. Choose from our many hot and cold plates to assemble a multi course feast or… order in waves and share to enjoy as many flavors as possible.

Custom menus and dishes can be created for your special event.

Parking Details:
Lighted, Private lot

Executive Chef:
Jaime Villanueva

Additional:
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, BYO Wine, Chef's Table, Corkage Fee, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Happy Hour, Late Night, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Outdoor Smoking Area, Private Room, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Private Dining

We have multiple private dining rooms, featuring dedicated audio, built-in projectors with laptop and Wi-Fi connectivity. The rooms may also feature full bars if needed. We have set our rooms up to accommodate all settings from professional business meetings to late-night lounge parties.

Firefly Tapas on Paradise Ratings and Reviews

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4.6

Overall Rating

based on recent ratings
food

4.7

service

4.5

ambience

4.5

value

4.5

Noise

Moderate

95% would recommend it to a friend

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Comfort Food (10)
Neighborhood Gem (10)
Late-night Find (10)
Good for Anniversaries (9)
Tasting Menu (9)
Good Vegetarian Options (9)
Bar Seating (7)
Business Meals (7)
Happy Hour (7)
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Great for Lunch (5)
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vip
 (Los Angeles)·Dined 3 days ago

Great food, big selection and good service. We will definitely eat there again and have already recommended it to others.

Tags: Tapas, Fit for Foodies, Good for a Date, Great Beer, Neighborhood Gem
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 (Las Vegas)·Dined 5 days ago

The sangria is amazing! It’s a crowd favorite ! Everything I’ve had so far has been delicious!

Tags: Great for Lunch, Bar Seating, Neighborhood Gem, Fit for Foodies, Late-night Find, Hot Spot
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on November 6, 2017

Amazing food as always! Sangria is delicious! Great service. Paella was yummy too!

Tags: Tapas, Handcrafted Cocktails, Bar Seating, Fun, Good for Groups, Vegan, Good for Birthdays
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·Dined on November 4, 2017

Great tapas, fast service, and love the music and dancing on Friday's! I recommend reservations if you have a big group. They get really busy!

Tags: People Watching, Good for Birthdays, Good for Groups
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·Dined on November 4, 2017

There was four of us so we tried about 8 different items as the servings are not large. All the skewers were great as were the stuffed dates.

Tags: Great for Outdoor Dining, Fun
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on November 3, 2017

The portion sizes were larger than expected, and thus it did not take many dishes to
provide a satisfying meal. The food was very good, as was the value. The staff was
a happy, accommodating group. The only drawback was the low ceiling, purposely
creating an uncomfortable noise level for an older (and easily ignorable) demographic
that likes to sit and talk rather than shout across the table.

Tags: Special Occasion, Good Vegetarian Options, Casual
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 (Atlanta)·Dined on October 29, 2017

the food was too weird. nothing I could relate to. I was especially disappointed with the escargot scallops. It described it in buttered pastry, the way escargot is often prepared. But it did not make it clear: it was scallops, not escargot. I think when you see "escargot" you think it's escargot. How often do you see escargot on a menu? Rarely; so I am my GF were excited, anticipating buttery pastry escargot. Then we received scallops. Boo.

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vip
 (Washington DC)·Dined on October 27, 2017

Great food, wonderful service. One of the best places to eat in Las Vegas. Skip the casino restaurants and eat at Firefly.

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 (Anchorage)·Dined on October 25, 2017

Everything was amazing. Next time we are in Vegas we will go again!

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·Dined on October 23, 2017

Anytime we're in Vegas, we make it a point to come to Firefly. We tell anyone coming to Vegas to go to Firefly. We love the food, service, and ambiance.

Tags: Tapas, Business Meals, Worth the Drive, Late-night Find, Special Occasion
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 (Raleigh)·Dined on October 23, 2017

Had a GREAT TIME with family and friends for daughters bday, per her recommendation one of her all time favorite spots. Loves the sangria. Great Service, and variety of Food. I think a bit pricey buy hubby thinks very reasonable. Will definitely go back when visiting Vegas.

Tags: Seasonal, Good for Anniversaries, Worth the Drive, Tapas, Authentic, Casual, Pre/post Theatre, Hot Spot, Good for Groups, Late-night Find, Special Occasion, Good Vegetarian Options, Business Meals, Sunday Lunch, Creative Cuisine, Disabled Access, Fun, Comfort Food, Good for Birthdays, Fit for Foodies, Tasting Menu, Good for a Date
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vip
 (Las Vegas)·Dined on October 22, 2017

Another wonderful visit to Firefly. We dine there often and have never been disappointed. Our last visit, once again, had wonderful food, served in Tapas style, good service and excellent value. We will continue to be regulars there.

Tags: Casual, Fit for Foodies, Good for a Date, Neighborhood Gem
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·Dined on October 20, 2017

Amazing dinner loved every bite of it. Authentic Spanish Tapas dining experience from beginning to end. Lovely sangria pairing with fresh food choices from salad to Paella

Tags: Business Meals, Local Ingredients, Good for Groups, Healthy, Cozy, Gluten Free Options, Tapas, Disabled Access, Tasting Menu, Vegan, Authentic, Good for a Date, Fun, Worth the Drive, Casual, Special Occasion, Good for Birthdays, Organic, Creative Cuisine
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·Dined on October 8, 2017

We decided to go to Firefly to celebrate my birthday before heading downtown. Our reservation was for 7:15pm. We pulled into the lot around 7:05, but locating parking was a struggle. We finally got out of the car at about 7:18. When I let the hostess know my name and reservation time, she stated that they were getting ready to list me as a "no show." Understandable considering the amount of people that seemed to be waiting, but I think at least a 5 minute grace period should be allowed considering the atrocious parking lot. Nonetheless, my boyfriend and I both ordered the Petit Filet. Additionally, he ordered lamb chops and I ordered Patatas Bravas. Everything was delicious, including our cocktails. The atmosphere was great and the tapas was served timely. Note: the tapas are served as they are completed, so all of your food may not arrive to your table at the same time - but the wait staff informs you of this when ordering. All in all it was a good visit and I'll definitely return - and bring cash for the valet so I don't lose my reservation.

Tags: Pre/post Theatre, Hot Spot, Tapas, Worth the Drive, Special Occasion, Good for Anniversaries, Romantic, Creative Cuisine, People Watching, Good for Birthdays, Good for a Date, Happy Hour, Good for Groups, Fun
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vip
 (Washington DC)·Dined on October 8, 2017

our favorite restaurant in Vegas.

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·Dined on October 7, 2017

A Vegas must every time we are in town. We even got married here!

Tags: Healthy, Authentic, Creative Cuisine, Fun, Fit for Foodies
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vip
 (San Diego)·Dined on October 5, 2017

Andre's is our absolute favorite neighborhood restaurant. The food is consistently great and their chocolate malt milkshake is the best milkshake I've had, anywhere, ever. The service is friendly and unpretentious. We often sit at the bar to chat with Tim the bartender who is very affable and welcoming.

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vip
 (Miami)·Dined on October 4, 2017

Everything was delicious.
Great customer service.
Will return the next time in Vegas.

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 (Portland)·Dined on October 2, 2017

Awesome food , great selection of tapas... only downfall was the service was just ‘ok’. We will be back and would highly recommend!

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vip
 (Atlanta)·Dined on October 1, 2017

Absolutely love this restaurant. Been there many times for brunch with friends. Always share numerous tapas which is a great way to taste a lot of different menu items. The unlimited Champagne feature is another great thing! Highly recommend to anyone visiting Vegas or to locals. Well worth the drive.

Tags: Great for Lunch, Bar Seating, Creative Cuisine, Good for Birthdays, Special Occasion, Great for Brunch, Tapas
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vip
 (Chicago)·Dined on October 1, 2017

Solid, but not at all special. Surprised by the extra high reviews. Prices are low.

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 (Las Vegas)·Dined on September 30, 2017

This is my favorite place to come and eat in Las Vegas. The food and the service is always outstanding. There is not a bad dish on the menu.

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 (Chicago)·Dined on September 27, 2017

We met a client for drinks and apps in late Sept. Sat outside, it was very nice and the service was great even though it was a shift transition.

Tags: Worth the Drive, Tapas, Fun
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 (Las Vegas)·Dined on September 25, 2017

Great flavors and combinations. Best Tapas Restaurant I've been. You won't be disappointed.

Tags: Casual, Tapas, Special Occasion, Good for a Date, Business Meals, Creative Cuisine, Great for Lunch, Good for Anniversaries
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 (Nashville)·Dined on September 23, 2017

The noise level was very high. Food was great. Service was ok.

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·Dined on September 21, 2017

My parents were in town and wanted to try something different. The food was amazing and happy hour was great. I wish I would have got the waiters name he and all the staff rocked. Will be back many more times since I just moved here

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vip
 (San Francisco)·Dined on September 20, 2017

Very nice selection of tapas. It would be helpful to know the number of pieces in each.

Tags: Good for Groups, Casual
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on September 18, 2017

Amazing as always! We loved the Diablo shrimp, tuna tartare and stuffed figs!

Tags: Tapas, Good for Birthdays, Fun, Hot Spot, Casual
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vip
 (Seattle)·Dined on September 14, 2017

We love firefly and as residents frequented often. This time I would have loved to have more communication from our server...how long for the food? More attentive to refill waters, etc

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vip
 (Los Angeles)·Dined on September 14, 2017

Overall the experience was good. However we noticed the speed of the food coming out of the kitchen was slow. Our server Jesus said it was because of a large party for that night in the restaurant. It was still a good experience.

Tags: Casual, Neighborhood Gem, People Watching, Fit for Foodies
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·Dined on September 13, 2017

Decided to try something away from The Strip. This fitted the bill perfectly. Got their just before Happy Hour ended and got some food and drink in. Then carried on. Even full price seemed great value after eating near the main drag.

Tapas choices were excellent and all tasty. Drinks were good too, we particularly liked the sparkling sangria.

Service was fine but perhaps not the most friedly of the waiting staff.

Tags: Tapas, Fun, Happy Hour, Worth the Drive, Comfort Food, Good for Groups
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vip
 (Orange County)·Dined on September 10, 2017

First time here with 12 people n had to add another 20 and they were very accommodating. Service was great!! did,nt really know how much n what to order and carlos recommended all of the popular items and his favorites,,,everything was delish. Wld def recommend this place with californians and will for sure come back

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 (New York Area)·Dined on September 8, 2017

Wonderful selection of a wide variety of tapas dishes, including an assortment of desserts.
Friendly, knowledgeable staff who provided excellent service.

Tags: Creative Cuisine, Worth the Drive, Casual, Tapas
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vip
 (Los Angeles)·Dined on September 5, 2017

Was a good experience, but the patio service was a little lacking, food was good and the sangria (red) yummy

Tags: Neighborhood Gem, Quick Bite, Great for Outdoor Dining, Tapas
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 (Miami)·Dined on September 1, 2017

Absolutely love there every time! Never disappoints! Bacon wrapped dates are the best!

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 (Las Vegas)·Dined on August 30, 2017

Went to Firefly for the first time at the new location. I was sorry to see the location on Eastern close down since it was convenient, whereas I don't get to Paradise often. The food was as good as I remembered and there were some new things on the menu but we went mostly with our favorites. Tierra y mar, banana & Nutella sandwiches and the tres leches cake are still amazing.

Tags: Tapas
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 (Las Vegas)·Dined on August 29, 2017

My wife and I generally visit Firefly Tapas on Paradise whenever we visit Las Vegas. We enjoy the wide variety of tapas selections, and have found very few that we have not thoroughly enjoyed. Generally, we each chose three selections and share (thus enjoying 6 different dishes). Definitely our FAVORITE dining location in Las Vegas.

Tags: Healthy, Fit for Foodies, Special Occasion, Good for a Date, Bar Seating, Casual, Good for Anniversaries, Worth the Drive, Good for Birthdays, Tapas
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vip
 (San Diego)·Dined on August 27, 2017

We had 6 tapas. The stuffed peppers were outstanding and everything was downhill from there. Chicago beef was good but salty. Bacalo was ok (sauce was great but bacalo was drier than expected). Spanish tortilla was Ok. Calamari was tasteless. Serrano ham and manchego cheese was Ok.

Service was wonderful.

Would not return and would not recommend. So many better places to eat in Vegas.

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 (Omaha)·Dined on August 26, 2017

Great food, excellent team service, go hungry. It is a noisy place so don't expect casual conversation to be a focal point. BEST salsa verde on the planet!

Tags: Vibrant Bar Scene, Comfort Food, Special Occasion, Tapas
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vip
 (Denver)·Dined on August 26, 2017

Fun place to take out of town guests. Great food, lots of fun dishes to try. We will definitely go back.

Tags: Good for Groups, Special Occasion, Fit for Foodies, Worth the Drive, Vibrant Bar Scene
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