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Vegas help required: Can't remember name of Restaurant

Bruin2 Dec 29, 2009 09:06 AM

Three years ago, my wife and I ate at an Italian Restaurant off the strip. It was west of the strip and freeway, and located in kind of a strip mall. It was not fancy, kind of a red sauce Italian that we all know, but we loved it. It was on one of the east/west streets but we can't remember the name of the place or the street. I'd say it was at least a mile west of the freeway, maybe even more. I believe it had been mentioned at least a few times on this board with favorable comments. Please help two people whose memory is obviously going. Thanks.

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    Bruin2 RE: Bruin2 Dec 29, 2009 09:32 AM

    And it was on the north side of the street.

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      fourunder RE: Bruin2 Dec 29, 2009 09:39 AM

      Well it's been a while since I have been to LV, but checking on Google that discounts The Venetian Italian Restaurant on W. Sahara.....as I believe it is on the south side of the street. The Venetian is quite possibly the worst restaurant I have ever eaten at for Italian Food.....and that is said even with pizzerias in mind.

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        Eric RE: fourunder Dec 29, 2009 10:13 AM

        It can't be the Venetian as it has been over five years since it has closed. Perhaps it is Ferraros?

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        QAW RE: Bruin2 Dec 29, 2009 09:56 AM

        This sounds a bit like Nora's (6020 West Flamingo). Does that ring any bells?

      3. SDGourmand RE: Bruin2 Dec 29, 2009 10:15 AM


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          Eric RE: SDGourmand Dec 29, 2009 10:46 AM

          Capos is on the south side of the street.

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          VegasEl RE: Bruin2 Dec 29, 2009 10:25 AM

          I'm going to second QAW's comment. Sounds like Nora's on Flamingo & Jones.

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            janetofreno RE: VegasEl Dec 29, 2009 09:28 PM

            That's what I thought too...and Nora's is on the north side of Flamingo....and it fits the description.

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              kjs RE: janetofreno Dec 30, 2009 07:54 PM

              it's either nora's or ferraro's. ferraro's has a more formal look to it so i'm guessing Nora's, too.

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            Bruin2 RE: Bruin2 Dec 31, 2009 04:26 PM

            Thank you all. It was Nora's. Happy New Year.

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