Viva Las Arepas

5.0 stars 5.0 out of 5 8 ratings
$Celiac Friendly, Late Night, Latin + 2 more
100% of 6 votes say it's Celiac friendly

1616 S Las Vegas Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89104

(702) 366-9696
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    5 ratingMay 07, 2017

    This place is great! Yummy comfort food and completely unpretentious about it! Try the cilantro garlic sauce on your arepa...😀. I have celiacs and didn't have a problem at all 😀

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    5 ratingFebruary 24, 2017

    The food is very good here and extremely cost-effective, each Arepas must weigh half a pound but the arepas itself is light and surprisingly delicate. The staff is well informed about celiac and darrned near everything on the menu is safe. I had a chicken and a beef arepas and shared an order of plantains with my brother. The plantains were done perfectly; soft and tender but not gooey and overcooked.

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    5 ratingFebruary 19, 2017

    This is my new absolutely favorite restaurant in all of Vegas! The flavors of this Gluten free yumminess is beyond what I expected. It was so great that ordered more to take home with me. I had the Arepas and Chicken and it was perfection. The staff was so helpful and friendly.

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    5 ratingMay 19, 2016

    Amazing arepas. The guy at the counter was very friendly and helpful. He double checked the ingredients on an item for me. I recommend the yummy Sugar Cane and Lime juice. I did not get sick. I would definitely go back next time I am in Vegas.

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    5 ratingDecember 10, 2015

    Though I was bummed that the cachapas, empanadas, and fried plantains aren't gf, I was pleased that most of the arepas are gf. The guy who took my order was very friendly and knew exactly which items were safe for me to eat. I didn't even have to ask about the shared fryer for the fried plantains, he just told me....I've NEVER had that happen before, I always have to ask a bunch of questions that make me feel like an interrogator. So though the Pabellon and Reina Pepiada rated about 4-4.5 stars for me, the service was definitely 5 star. The sugar cane & lime drink was also really good. I didn't have any cross contamination symptoms (when it happens, I definitely know a few hours later)...so I will definitely go back and try the other gf arepas.

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    4 ratingMay 28, 2014

    Very good! The cheese arepas were by far the best. The sauces served with it were pretty great too. Was not a fan of the chicken, it was missing something. It was by my hotel so I visited at least 5 times on my short trip. Not much gluten-free at the end of the strip before hitting downtown, so this was a great meal/snack place for me.

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    5 ratingFebruary 15, 2014

    An arepa is a flat, round, and soft patty made out of cornmeal, which is grilled, and is stuffed with a variety of hot and cold fillings.  Excellent service great food.

Gluten-Free Features

  • Celiac Friendly

Categories

  • Late Night
  • Latin
  • Restaurant
  • Takeout
Monday
8 am - 10 pm
Tuesday
8 am - 10 pm
Wednesday
8 am - 10 pm
Thursday
8 am - 10 pm
Friday
8 am - 12 am
Saturday
8 am - 12 am
Sunday
8 am - 10 pm
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