Milkshakes are yummy desserts that bring nothing but a pleasant feelings. They are loved by all age groups and have a unique mixture of ingredients including happiness hidden inside. There are so many flavors of shakes that you can try in Vegas you never have to have the same shake twice. Without any doubt, there is always something special about the shakes at Las Vegas.
For all Las Vegans, milkshakes have always been the most delicious dessert that leaves a satisfying feeling behind. Tourists also love sipping these frosty collections to indulge their taste buds and cool off from the Vegas heat. It’s no wonder these cream-filled milkshakes are crazy popular in this vibrant city.
Many restaurants in Las Vegas have their own signature milkshake on the menu and many will add booze upon request. Sadly, you cannot taste them all in one go, the chances are that you might be looking for easy selection tips. Below we have listed some of the most delicious and fun milkshakes in Las Vegas.
1. Holstein Shakes and Burgers:
For many Las Vegans, the milkshake is nothing without a burger. It is the most loved combination of food in the area. People love to complement the large burgers with a creamy, thick, and delicious milkshake. It is possible to make selections for alcoholic and non-alcoholic shakes on the menu. There is a huge variety of shakes in this restaurant that you can order to cherish the unique taste. Some of the best options are Campfire S’mores, Brown Cow, Frozen Grasshopper, Fat Boy, Oreo, and Drunken Monkey. Holsteins Shakes and Burgers is located in the Cosmopolitan.
2. Ethel M’s
Well, when you are sitting at Ethel M’s chocolate factory; the milkshake is no longer just a milkshake; it is actually a delectable blend of frosty, thick, melted chocolate with ice, whipped cream, and many other ingredients. The concoction is a surprising addition to the beverage counter in this restaurant. You can enjoy these shakes with gourmet chocolates and enjoy the rich flavor to get relief in the peak heat of the summer season. The amazing caramel and vanilla version will bring a big smile on your face. My favorite is the Pecan Brittle Mojave Milkshake. These are only available from their Spring Spectacular event to their Fall Fest.
Milkshake Happy Hour special everyday between 6p-8p.
Also located at Ethel M’s is a fantastic cactus garden.
3. Ghirardelli Ice Cream and Chocolate Shop
If you are near the Linq grab a shake at Ghirardelli’s. You can choose one of their shake creations like the Sea Salt Caramel Banana Shake or you can make your own shake.
Located at 3545 S Las Vegas Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89109.
4. Shake Shack
While enjoying a hip counter-style dinner and frozen custard; you can order a unique flavor of milkshake in this restaurant. The rich taste and smooth texture of these milkshakes will make you fall in love with their taste. The seasonal flavors are more amazing with a unique blend of healthy ingredients. These milkshakes can make your meal timings more memorable during a busy day. And yes, this is a fast food place, but they are so good they made the list.
5. Sugar Factory
The Sugar Factory has milkshakes topped with candy and other goodies. You can find choices like Nutella banana milkshake, the caramel sugar daddy cheesecake shake and the Cookie Monster Make a Wish shake. For an extra cost, they will even spike your milkshake with a shot of liqueur.
Located at the Fashion Show Mall, 3200 S Las Vegas Blvd, Ste 1240, Las Vegas, NV 89109
6. Cafe Hollywood
Cafe Hollywood, open 24 hours a day, is a good place if you are after a freakshake this is a great option. They’ve got incredible Super Nova Shakes for $16 each! To wash down your treats they offer 24 wines by the glass, an interesting cocktail menu, and a full bar. These are the best milkshakes at Planet Hollywood.
Located inside Planet Hollywood.
7. Black Tap
Black Tap continues to wow. After launching successfully in NYC they brought their signature over the top freakshakes to Las Vegas. These shakes are so large we recommend ordering one for two people. Maybe even split it between three people if you are also having a meal here.
Located inside the Venetian.
8. The Cereal Killerz Kitchen
If you do not mind a drive out to Henderson (preferably on your way to the waterpark out there) you can find a great milkshake at The Cereal Killerz Kitchen. They are Nevada’s first and only cereal bar. Here you can customize your shake with your choice of cereal and ice cream. You can even add a cereal donut or PopTart.
Located at 1300 W Sunset Rd, Ste 2837, Henderson, NV 89014.
9. Favorite Bistro
I first discovered Favorite Bistro because of their insane Bloody Mary’s, but it turns out they’ve got shakes too. They have these boozy milkshakes show above, plus they’ve got super over the top colorful milkshakes.
Located at 3545 S Las Vegas Blvd L13, Las Vegas, NV 89109
DoMazing has some interesting milkshakes like the Pineapple shake made with pineapple and coconut ice cream, graham crackers, and kiwi lime sauce.
Located at Town Square an outdoor mall south of Mandalay Bay.
11. Napoli Pizzeria
Napoli Pizzeria has frozen custard shakes like this Oreo-Vanilla-Strawberry shake.
Located at 765 n. Nellis blvd suite 10, Las Vegas, NV 89110.
12. Big Chicken Shaq
Did you know Shaq has a chicken restaurant? I didn’t either. They have four shakes to choose from like theEL PADRINO NEGRO shake made with chocolate chips, peanut butter, and whipped cream or the SHAQ DIESEL made with OREO cookies, vanilla ice cream, and whipped cream. For $5 they will add a shot of Bailey’s, Kahlua, or Tito’s to make a delectable boozy shake.
Located at 4480 Paradise Road Suite 1200, Las Vegas, NV 89169.
So what are you waiting for? Now is the right time to plan your trip to Las Vegas and have a memorable time enjoying a rich milkshake all over town.
Have you discovered a must-have milkshake in Las Vegas? If you have we would love to hear about it in the comments below!