It was our second time at Esther's and our experience was amazing our server, Eric was awesome and the food was fantastic! Definitely will be back!
another wonderful gem off the strip this restaurant is a friendly local establishment!
Amazing option for a real foodie meal.
Great food, service . Cauliflower app is a must. Fish special was tasty as well. The only problem we had was actually finding it. The address is certainly misleading. Took 40 min to find it and two phone calls. A sign is needed!
Best restaurant in Las Vegas. Gorgeous handmade pottery tableware, fantastic farm-to-table food, creative but accessible menu. Do yourself a favor - get off the Strip, have a fantastic dinner.
Best meat balls ever. Great experience and food.
We are locals who eat at Esthers at least once every 3 weeks or so. It’s always busy, so make a reservation. The food is exceptional.
I had heard about this place from several social media outlets and thought we needed to give it a try. We started out with cocktails at the bar which the bartenders created from a mere suggestion. The charcuterie board our friends ordered - they said it was superb. I’m a vegan and they made meal suggestions and alterations to my needs. All of our meals were excellent from the succulent porcetta to the homemade pastas. I would recommend this to anyone looking for a good pasta and great cocktails.
Great food away from the Strip. Lively feel, reasonable prices and the service staff is terrific. Food is very fresh and wine list is limited but sufficient. Wine list is $40 for bottles of red and $36 for whites.
Love this place! Our table was ready when we got there for our reservation.
Get the bread - it’s worth the calories. I’d suggest the charcuterie plate which is huge and to share a pasta cuz it’s a lot of food if there are 2 ppl.
Trendy and modern Italian in Arts District neighborhood of Las Vegas. Cozy ambience and the perfect choice for self-proclaimed foodie or date night. Servings are generous and starters are fun and innovative. Choose the ‘Round for the Chefs’ $6 and hear a grateful and hearty roar from the creators in the kitchen. Select this restaurant if you value quality over quantity (heart attack-sized proportions).
Me and my Sister get together every month or so for dinner, usually and this is one of our favorite spots. I also am keen to bring anyone visiting from out of town as well. It’s a fantastic spot.
Very disappointed as I have been here before and always very pleased. The pasta on one of the dishes was doughy and clumpy. When we spoke to a staff member we were told they”cook the pasta al dente”. They did redo the dish and it was ok but not great. While we were waiting for the recook (I was not eating) another staff member came and asked if were enjoying the food yet neither of us was eating. Our water was never refilled. When we declined dessert we received the check and then were ignored for at least 10 minutes.
The service was excellent. The food was very good with the exception of the octopus appetizer. The server recommended it saying it was one of his favorites, but it was so tough. You could not even cut it with a knife and was not able to chew. Despite that terrible dish, the cauliflower appetizer was great. It was spicy and it had a kick. We had two pastas that were cooked perfectly and the Branzino & Fennel dish. This was was an excellent choice. I would return, but suggest no one order the octopus!!
Really great find. Service was great. Food was not typical Italian menu, but very good. My husband enjoyed the octopus appetizer and then the pasta with duck. That was excellent. I had cavatelli with braised beef which was also very good and tender. We will definitely come back.
This is a great restaurant. The menu is different, and the quality of the food is amazing and consistent. Service is warm and friendly. This is a locals favorite.
My 3rd Visit in 4 months. The carbonara is still the best, but the bacon pizza is a close 2nd. Don’t skip the butterscotch budino.
Esther's Kitchen never disappoints. No matter what night I go in, no matter what I pick on the menu the food is always superb. The service is always spot on and the energy in the place always great. One of my favorite spots in all of Vegas!
Everything was delicious. The pastas were a little too rich for me but really good.
Everything was fantastic. Great food and ambiance. So fun to sit at the bar too.
I love Esters Kitchen and can not wait for the Summerlin Location to open. The Bucatini is a must try, I love the wine selection, although small, just wonderful. I have yet to try anything that isn’t delicious!
Absolutely wonderful restaurant! Delicious, creative and beautifully presented food. Servings are generous and fun to share. Very friendly and engaged staff-Craig especially. We were impressed at how they honored our reservation and with the energy of the dining room. Really hard to find in Las Vegas-very high recommend!
When in Vegas, you must get off the Strip and come for rustic, amazing, delicious Italian food, welcoming service and ‘real’ atmosphere in the Arts District. (No spandex, designer logos nor fake eyelashes on premises.) Duck ragu with shiitake mushrooms on house-made rye tagliatelle was ... world-class: umami, rich, flavor-intense. Bartender (and our sever - we love eating at the bar) gave us a bonus glass of Borsci Marzano, new to me, to complement my dark bittersweet chocolate tart with hazelnut brittle and creme fraiche ice cream. Did I mention the natural sourdough bread with house-cultured butter, cracked pepper, sea salt and olive oil? I guess you could say I like this place.
I’ve been there for dinner, but first time for lunch. I enjoyed the discounted cocktail menu. The food is phenomenal!!! Everything was so delicious. I can’t say that about a lot of places I dine at.
I would highly recommend Esther’s Kitchen to anyone who enjoys a great meal at a great price.
Took parents here from out of town since it is one of my favorite restaurants, and Esther’s kitchen NEVER disappoints!! 👍🏼
Wonderful place to get off the strip and check-out local flavors. Fresh-made pastas were perfectly cooked and, oh my, the bread! Crunch on the outside and soft inside; it was delicious. One of us had a spicy sausage marinara which had just the right amount of bite while being well balanced with sweet basil and rich tomatoes. I had the Carbonara which is one of my favorite preparations. It was a little on the salty side but not so much as to damage the experience. It was rich and slightly cheesy with crispy bits of pancetta mixed in and a little parsley to add some freshness. The craft cocktails looked great; we chose wine by the glass and a good selection of both red and white to choose from. The staff is great as is the environment. It is an open-plan with high ceilings so pretty loud. However we didn't have any problem hearing one another across the table. I will go back when we visit next.
Delicious food and friendly service.
Favorite date night spot
The chicken was Dry and the beans were way undercooked!
Sauce was wonderful though!
Waitress was great!
Bartender was really nice and friendly!
Esther's for our party was just good. The food frankly was only OK. We would not visit again.
We were offered the patio which turned out to be fine.
Had an outstanding lunch here. I over ordered just to try more things. Food of excellent quality and cooking of the highest order. Enjoyed the fresh bread and butter, the cauliflower with anchovies, and the radiatore. All were enough for a four top to share, though I was a solo for this visit. Price to quality ratio was off the charts. Service was very friendly and professional. I would gladly return and recommend it highly.
AMAZING! The meatballs were superb. The asparagus and beet dishes were so good too. The sourdough bread was divine, I should’ve bought a whole loaf! It was all amazing!
Best waiter, fun environment, eclectic, great value on a nice family dinner.
This is my second time visiting Esthers ... live in Denver but visit Vegas regularly for partners work. Love love love it!
Wonderful, a must. Great food! Strip quality, non Strip pricing.
Esther's Kitchen has excellent food in a trendy urban atmosphere. The wild mushroom panini was stellar. Accompanied with a glass of perfectly chilled Rose it is my new favorite lunch! This is a popular place with a bit of a wait but worth it. They do not take lunch reservations.
Excellent service. Excellent attention to service issues. Wonderful food!!!!! Would recommend and return as often as possible.