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Southwest Diner

Certificate of Excellence
££ - £££
Mexican, American, Diner
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761 Nevada Hwy, Boulder City, NV 89005
+1 702-293-1537
06:00 - 20:00
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Sun - Thu 06:00 - 20:00
Fri - Sat 06:00 - 21:00
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Stella, NC
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Everything we tried was awesome! Friendly staff, reasonable prices and great food! On our way to the Hoover Dam, decided to stop for a taste of local food.

Thank Deanne L
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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102 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is a diner with attitude! Super-fun decorations outside and inside, with daily home-made pie. A good American diner menu, as well as good Tex Mex selection.

Thank K T
Yorktown, Indiana
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97 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Went to the Southwest Diner for a late lunch. The food is delicious and the service is AWESOME. All four of us had something different to eat. The fries are amazing and the serving sizes are HUGE. I wish there was a Southwest Diner in Muncie, IN.

Thank lcsmith63
Abbotsford, Canada
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217 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We saw this on our way to the Hoover Dam so made a point to have lunch there on the way back. What a treat it was! Lots of great stuff to look at outside and in. Very friendly staff there and the food was so good! Plenty of it, had to take some home and finished it at supper.... More 

Thank 1946HappyCamper
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was our second time stopping in as we were driving through Boulder City. Both times we received friendly service and good food. The diner has a homey feel and drinks are served out of Mason jars. We were a group of 6 and we all enjoyed our meals.

Thank TheMadreGeeGee
Royal Palm Beach, Florida
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91 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wonderful , charming old fashioned place with warm ,welcoming and attentive service by Susie! Delicious home made food we all enjoyed so much. My avocado burger was flavorful and cooked perfectly as I ordered medium rare. Their crispy shoe string style fries small portion was to me like a large portion and tasted great with no greasiness at all. Their... More 

Thank Iris24
Quinte West, Canada
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8 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Like many before us, we were out of Vegas heading to the dam tour and Grand Canyon. We were looking for some breakfast and stumbled across this gem. We all left full at a fair price. Great down home cooking. Plan your trip to stop here for a meal.

Thank compass49
Edmonton, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food was ok and feel like a dinner at someone's home while you're having a good time. The servers are very friendly and I did love the decorations!

Thank Nicole N
Las Vegas, Nevada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went to Boulder city to see the award-winning Christmas lights on fifth street and stopped at the Southwest diner for a quick bite afterwards. The service was lightning fast the food is very good and the prices are reasonable I recommend the Southwest diner if you're in Boulder city

Thank Edward M
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21 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were taking the drive from Las Vegas to Hoover Dam and the West Rim and were hoping to get breakfast outside of Las Vegas to save a little money. We were looking for the regular sit down breakfast places but there were none in Boulder City. We went down the list and opted for the Southwest Diner. This place... More 

Thank travlinandyjr

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Mexican, American, Diner
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 761 Nevada Hwy, Boulder City, NV 89005
  • Location: United States  >  Nevada (NV)  >  Boulder City
  • Phone Number: +1 702-293-1537

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?