Many visitors to the Reno area are surprised by the wide range of restaurants in such a small area. In fact, Reno's best restaurants are putting the city on the locavore map with farm fresh and affordable dishes. Look past the casino buffets and you will find excellent cafes, Italian, Indian, Thai and natural foods. Locally grown produce and meat, like those found at Campo and Centro, take center stage at these 10Best spots to dine in Reno.
For a quick, but hearty lunch India Kabab and Curry restaurant in Midtown serves an authentic Indian buffet. Other popular places for lunch are Reno's AYCE sushi bars. For around $20 for lunch you can get fresh and excellent sushi at restaurants like Hiroba Sushi and Reef Sushi & Sake. Dinners can start out with small plates at Twisted Fork or Roundabout Grill and end up with a sweet Liege Waffle dessert at Great Full Gardens.
For a splurge, visit LuLou's or Beaujolais Bistro where you will find local ingredients in a French atmosphere. Sterlings Restaurant at the Silver Legacy downtown is also a great place to celebrate a special occasion. For a look at old Reno, visit the Harrah's Steakhouse and get one of their flambéed desserts.