10Best Group Friendly Restaurants & Cafes in Reno

Sometimes your group of four can expand up to 10. Where do you go in Reno for a great dinner or even a late breakfast? There are many options to choose from in Reno from Pho and sushi in downtown to omelets and buffets just a few blocks away from the Reno Arch. This 10Best group friendly list has a wide variety of food options so you and your large group can see what the Biggest Little City has to offer.

For large groups that want a huge breakfast or brunch, several options will do including Peg's Glorified Ham & Eggs in South Reno or even some of the Downtown buffets. The Stone House (with its beautiful garden) can also accommodate larger groups for the first meal of the day. For lunch, try Golden Flower downtown for their Pho or delicious spring rolls with fresh basil. For dinner try Sterlings at the Silver Legacy for both dinner as well as the best Sunday brunch in town or head to Midtown Reno for Toucan Charlie's many choices. For some entertainment for your group, Ichiban Japanese Steakhouse and sushi restaurant has fun decor and a dynamo Teppanyaki show and dinner with some talented chefs.



Rated as one of the best casino buffets in town, The Buffet at the Eldorado features hundreds of delicious items for breakfast, lunch and dinner including a huge salad bar, prepared salads, American, Italian, Mexican and Chinese cuisine and the...  Read More



Miguel's has been a central part of downtown Reno for decades. The fresh, classic Mexican dishes are delicious with just a right amount of heat and spice and the decor is warm and inspired by central Mexico. The margaritas are great and they...  Read More



When you initially walk into this funky restaurant in downtown Reno, you would not initially guess that it serves some of the best Vietnamese and Pho in the city and happens to be a top locals choice for lunch and late night munchies. Start off...  Read More



One of the best restaurants in the Big Three casinos downtown: the Silver Legacy, the Eldorado and Circus Circus. Sterlings in the Silver Legacy is a great place to have a special dinner and their Sunday Brunch buffet is probably the best in...  Read More

Southwest Reno


What really makes Reno's The Stone House stand out is their beautiful outdoor dining space and historical stone building, but this place is still for casual dining. The family run restaurant features fresh ingredients and every soup and sauce is...  Read More



An elegant and classic Thai decor will welcome you to this local favorite. This family run restaurant in Midtown serves authentic and delicious Thai food. They have the classics like Pad Thai and some excellent red, yell and green curry dishes....  Read More



This Italian restaurant in downtown Reno (near the movie theater) is an affordable eatery that serves wood-fired pizza, fresh pasta, light Italian breakfasts and grab-and-go lunches. The menu is changed daily and includes items like Shrimp and...  Read More



Louis' Basque Corner in downtown Reno has served its signature family style dinners to Reno locals and visitors since 1967. The new owners have kept the classic Basque meals and cocktails and have freshened up the building and the popular and...  Read More

Ichiban Japanese Steakhouse & Sushi Bar
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Ichiban Japanese Steakhouse & Sushi Bar at the Harrah's Hotel & Casino is still "The Best Tasting Show in Town". The Teppanyaki shows and food and their excellent all-you-can-eat sushi bar and tempura bar are located in a beautiful,...  Read More



Toucan Charlie's, located in the Atlantis Casino Resort & Spa, is one of the freshest and most dynamic buffets in the city. Recently renovated, this contemporary restaurant serves an amazing array of dishes for every type. The buffet...  Read More


Meet Christina Nellemann

Christina has lived in the Reno/Lake Tahoe area since she was a baby. A first-generation Nevadan, her Danish parents instilled in her an intense love of travel and the wild, rugged outdoors...  More About Christina