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Roma Deli & Restaurant – Las Vegas, NV

Like everything else on Spring Mountain Road, Chinatown’s main artery, Roma is situated in a strip mall that it shares with a shipping store and a tattoo parlor. The family owned and operated eatery has all the charm of any good, local Italian hangout led by the husband and wife team running things and the wall of shelves stocked with all sorts of imported canned goods.
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Lotus of Siam – Las Vegas, NV

After unsuccessful attempts on previous visits to Las Vegas, I was finally able to land a reservation this time around at the famed Lotus of Siam. There's quite a lot to say about the history and fanfare of the restaurant, a favorite among locals, tourists, celebrities...hell, everyone.
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Raku [2] – Las Vegas, NV

At Aburiya Raku, an izakaya-esque Japanese restaurant located in a mini-mall off the strip in Chinatown, a stand out meal is the closest thing there is to a guarantee in Sin City.
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Raku – Las Vegas, NV

It wasn't until my 25th birthday this past May that I finally made it out to Las Vegas. Late according to the standards of most of my friends, but I'm glad that I waited because that first trip (and all the drunken debauchery and regretful decision making that went with it) went about as well as anybody's first time in Sin City could go. However, what stood out the most from that weekend...
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