Your guide to the 4 top spots in downtown Las Vegas

Your guide to the 4 top spots in downtown Las Vegas
Carson Kitchen. | Photo: Michael U./Yelp
By Hoodline - Published on June 03, 2020.

Spending time in downtown Las Vegas? Get to know this neighborhood by browsing its most popular local businesses, from a hair salon to an Italian restaurant.

Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top places to visit downtown, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of neighborhood businesses. Read on for the results.

1. Josephine Skaught Hairdressing

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Topping the list is Josephine Skaught Hairdressing. Located at 1025 S. First St., Suite 165, it's the highest-rated business in the neighborhood, boasting five stars out of 182 reviews on Yelp. 

The business specializes in hair extension services. Other services include balayage and other color treatments, keratin treatments, haircuts and hair styling.

2. Carson Kitchen

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Next up is cocktail bar and New American spot Carson Kitchen, situated at 124 S. Sixth St., Suite 100. With 4.5 stars out of 2,394 reviews on Yelp, it's proved to be a local favorite. 

Crispy chicken skins, frog legs, black rice and oxtail risotto, chili cauliflower and bourbon fudge brownies are among the menu offerings.

3. Therapy

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Cocktail bar and New American spot Therapy, which offers tapas and more, is another top choice. Yelpers give the business, located at 518 E. Fremont St., 4.5 stars out of 1,667 reviews. 

The menu features fried chicken on a buttermilk biscuit, wagyu beef burger, slow-cooked ribs, mixed seafood pappardelle and an extensive list of wines and craft beers.

4. Chicago Joe's

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Chicago Joe's, an Italian restaurant, is another neighborhood go-to, with four stars out of 501 Yelp reviews. Head over to 820 S. Fourth St. to see for yourself. 

Eggplant parmigiana, cheese ravioli with meatballs, garlic bread, sausage and peppers with pasta and antipasto are among the menu options.

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