Check out the 3 most popular spots in Las Vegas's Desert Shores neighborhood

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Visiting Desert Shores, or just looking to better appreciate what it has to offer? Get to know this Las Vegas neighborhood by browsing its most popular local businesses, from authentic Italian eateries to an elegant restaurant on the water.

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

1. Americana

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Topping the list is fine dining establishment Americana. Located on Lake Jacqueline at 2620 Regatta Drive, Suite 118, it's the highest rated business in the neighborhood, boasting 4.5 stars out of 441 reviews on Yelp.

The menu features a mix of early American cuisine and dishes that have distinct European influences. Look for the Alaskan halibut, served with sweet peppers, Peruvian potatoes and asparagus emulsion; the hoisin-glazed short rib with porridge, Chinese long beans and spicy sesame; and the surf and turf dish with lobster and filet mignon.

2. Pastaidea

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Next up is Italian spot Pastaidea, which offers specialty pasta, a variety of salads and more, situated at 7668 W. Lake Mead Blvd., Unit 107. With 4.5 stars out of 496 reviews on Yelp, it's proven to be a local favorite. The menu features authentic Italian sandwiches and homemade noodles as well as red, pink, green and white sauces.

3. Solo Qui

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Cafe Solo Qui serves authentic Italian food, coffee and sweets. Here you'll find pasta, sandwiches and salads as well as homemade gelato, hot chocolate and other desserts. Yelpers give the business, located at 7460 W. Lake Mead Blvd., five stars out of 128 reviews. 

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