No matter what food holiday you want to enjoy, Las Vegas has a ton of great places to ring in whatever you’re craving. Here's where you can find some of the best meatballs in Vegas.
Located inside the Forum Shops at Caesars Palace, Carmine’s is made for celebrations. With large format menu options fit for large groups and small groups, you’ll get your meatball fix here. If you’re looking to enjoy the day with a few friends, Carmine’s has their Meatball Madness special available only on National Meatball Day (with pre-order only). The special feeds four to six people and is only available for dine-in. Carmine’s is open 11 a.m.-10 p.m. Sunday through Thursday and 11 a.m.-11 p.m. Friday and Saturday.
Buddy V’s Ristorante
Start your meal at Buddy V’s with Grandma’s Meatballs and continue with the Valastro Sunday Gravy, the Cake Boss’s family recipe. If you’re hoping to enjoy Meatball Day at home, the “La Famiglia to-go menu” also includes Grandma’s Meatballs (available from 5 p.m.-8 p.m. Monday through Thursday). Buddy V’s Ristorante is open 5 p.m.-9 p.m. Monday through Thursday and noon-10 p.m. Friday through Sunday.
Bottiglia Cucina & Enoteca (Henderson, LV)
A little venture through Green Valley Ranch Resort & Casino will lead you to Bottiglia—one of the most picturesque Italian restaurants in Las Vegas. Start with the Meatballs from the antipasti menu and then move on to pasta (Bottiglia offers whole wheat and gluten-free pasta options to suit different dietary requirements). The full menu is available for dine-in or take-out as well, so you have the option of enjoying your meal from the comforts of home. Bottiglia is open 5 p.m.-9 p.m. Sunday through Thursday and 5 p.m.-10 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Brunch is served from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.
Buca di Beppo
Known for their large portions of shareable dishes, Buca di Beppo offers multiple options for getting your meatball fix with dine-in or to-go. If you’re hoping to make a whole meatball evening feast, start your dinner with their World Famous Meatball as an appetizer, finish with the Spaghetti with Meatball (also available in a child-sized portion and individual portion), and round out your meal with a side of meatballs. If lunch is more your thing, check out their Spaghetti lunch special or their Meatball Smash. With four locations around the Las Vegas Valley (including two on the Strip), Buca di Beppo is easily accessible from any part of town. Hours vary by location.
Hearthstone Kitchen & Cellar
Located inside Red Rock Casino Resort & Spa, Hearthstone serves up fantastic woodfired pizzas and elevated comfort foods in a cozy setting. Try their Meatball appetizer and then order their Meatball Pizza. Both items are available for either dine-in or take-out so you can enjoy your meatball feast in your hotel room or at home. Hearthstone Kitchen & Cellar is open 5 p.m.-9 p.m. Sunday through Thursday and 5 p.m.-10 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Brunch is served from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.