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The Dillinger


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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PBR $1.00
Miller light $1.25
Wells $2.00
Wings and fingers $5.00
Happy Hour:
Mon to fri. 4-6pm
Taco Tuesday:
Grilled mahi mahi tacos
Beer Wednesday:
Pabst blue ribbon drafts
Saturday Steak Night:
Starts at‏ 5pm
Sunday Funday:
Breakfast menu, beer pitchers, bloody mary bar, nascar
Chicken Wings
Served buffalo style with your choice of mild, hot or blazing. Served with ranch or bleu cheese dressing and celery sticks. Messy but well worth it. No buffalos were harmed during the preparation.
Chicken Fingers
Plain, medium, hot or blazing. Served with ranch dressing and celery sticks.
Beer Battered Onion Rings
Lightly battered and fried to a crisp. No beers were harmed during preparation.
Lightly breaded calamari deep fried to a golden brown. Served with our special marinara sauce.
Fire Roasted Artichoke
Served with a smoked tomato chipotle aioli sauce.
Sweet Potato Fries
Lightly dusted with cinnamon and brown sugar. So good you’ll think they’re illegal.
Philly Cheese Steak Fries
Choose regular fries. 8 or sweet potato fries.
Nachos, Nachos Piled High
Philly style nachos with onions, peppers and jalapeno jack cheese sauce.
Fresh avocado on any salad +2
House Salad
Mixed greens, sliced tomatoes, cucumber, carrots, croutons and your choice of dressing. Topped with pepita seeds because we like saying pepita.
Hail chicken $+2.50
Classic Caesar Salad
Hearts of romaine lettuce tossed in our creamy caesar dressing. Hail caesar!
Chopped Salad
Chopped iceberg and romaine lettuce, salami, roasted turkey breast, diced tomatoes and mozzarella cheese. Tossed in our herb mustard parmesan vinaigrette dressing, topped with green onions and chick peas. We get our chick peas from hot chicks.
Grilled herbed chicken for $+2.50
Spinach Salad
Fresh spinach, dried cranberries, candied walnuts and blue cheese crumbles tossed in a pear gorgonzola vinaigrette dressing.
Oriental Chicken Salad
Shredded cabbage, crisp iceberg lettuce, grilled and chilled chicken breast tossed with carrots, red cabbage, crispy wontons, toasted sesame seeds and fresh cilantro in a sweet and sour sesame dressing.
Steak Salad
Fresh greens topped with sliced sirloin steak, sliced red onion, cucumber, tomatoes and our home made sourdough croutons. Your choice of dressing.
Seafood Bisque
Smooth and‏ delicious. The perfect recipe, stolen from sopranos restaurant and gun store in italy.
Bowl of Chili
No beans.‏ Chef hates beans. Topped with cheese and onions optional.
Our gourmet burgers are fresh, never frozen ½ pound patties made with USDA top round and charbroiled to perfection. Burgers are cooked medium unless specified otherwise.
Served with fries or asian cole slaw. Sweet potato fries +1 onion rings + 2 fresh avocado +2
The Dillinger
Our signature burger. Topped with cheddar cheese, applewood smoked bacon and beef brisket. Dangerously good.
The Baby Face Nelson
Topped with baked brie cheese, mixed greens and fig marmalade.
The Capone
Topped with cheddar and jack cheese, grilled onions, applewood smoked bacon, special sauce and a fried egg. Real messy.
The Bugsy
Cheddar cheese, applewood smoked bacon and grilled onions.
The Executioner
Served on grilled sourdough bread and topped with grilled onions, jack cheese and thousand island dressing.
The Bonnie Melt
Served on grilled rye bread and topped with lots of grilled onions and lots of swiss cheese. We like the word "lots".
The Yakuza
Topped with asian slaw, cheddar cheese and a secret asian sauce. So secret we're not even sure what it is.
The Chili Monster
Piled high with chili and cheddar. Onions optional.
All sandwiches served with fries or asian cole slaw. Sweet potato fries +1. Onion rings + 2 fresh avocado +2
Asian cole slaw
BBQ Beef Brisket Sandwich
Brisket piled high as the sky and topped with creamy horse radish on a fresh baked roll.
Asian cole slaw
Philly Cheese Steak
Shaved tender ribeye steak grilled with onions and peppers, topped with melted provolone cheese or cheese sauce.
Asian cole slaw
Firehouse Chicken
Marinated and grilled chicken breast, jalapeno bacon, habanero jack cheese and chipotle aioli served on a toasted artisan bun.
Asian cole slaw
The Reuben
Grilled corned beef piled on grilled rye bread, topped with sauerkraut, swiss cheese and thousand island dressing.
Asian cole slaw
Chicken Finger Sandwich
Your choice of mild, hot or blazing served on a roll with cheddar cheese, shredded lettuce and onion.
Asian cole slaw
Tuna Melt
Huge tender chunks of albacore tuna mixed with celery and tomato and served on grilled sourdough bread.
Fresh tomato $+0.50
Asian cole slaw
Grilled Ham and Cheese
Grilled honey baked ham piled high and served with lots of cheddar cheese on grilled sourdough bread.
Asian cole slaw
Chicken with a Twist
Tender grilled chicken, avocado, tomato, chopped greens, tossed in a southwest chipotle ranch dressing and served in a spinach wrap.
Asian cole slaw
Tuna Sandwich
Albacore tuna mixed with celery and onion and topped with lettuce and tomato.
Chicken Fingers and Fries
Child size. Unless your child is huge.
Grilled Cheese and Fries
Hot Dog and Fries
All beef quarter pound dog. Same one as listed above, however, adults not allowed to order this one.
Peanut Butter and Jelly Sandwich and Fries
Small House Salad
Asian Cole Slaw
Ranch / Bleu Cheese / Aioli
Wing Sauce
Specialty Cheesecake
Delicious home made. Ask your server about the current variety.
Bread Pudding
You only‏ live once.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
American, Bar, Pub
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The Dillinger hamburger is a 1/2lb burger topped with brisket and bacon. Great with sweet potato fries! The Executioner is also a unique hamburger creation found only in Boulder City. The only hard choice to make when your in Boulder City Nevada is Fox’s smokehouse...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Honestly we stopped in here after leaving another establishment due to poor service but we are so glad we did! Staff was super friendly and attentive. And then there was the food....hubby ordered the Baron burger, which I questioned because it was an interesting combo...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Coronax5
Reviewed 3 days ago

The Dillinger was recommended by the desk clerk at our hotel when we asked about a good place for dinner. We expected to find a restaurant and were a bit taken aback to walk into a bar with lots of noise and with only a...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank pollieseaford
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The hamburgers are big here. There is a big variety of hamburgers on the menu. The wait staff was ok, it seemed that they cater to the locals.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank howardk584
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We heard live music and went in for food. The Amber rogue deadman beer was an instant favorite. They have an extensive burger menu but I enjoyed my portobello burger the most!

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank GailGermany
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

...is The Dillinger in Boulder City, NV. We went there for lunch and had the Philly Cheese Steak and the Bugsy Siegel Burger. And they were both Proper Perfection. The portion size was proper, instead of obscene, the atmosphere is literally casual and very comfortable....More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank 658MarkusM
Reviewed February 18, 2019

If you are ever passing through the Boulder City area, make it a point to stop at The Dillinger for a bite to eat. Small pub, western gangster decor, and amazing food. Hubby had the Philly Cheese Steak and raves about its goodness. I get...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Denise W
Reviewed February 13, 2019 via mobile

The best burgers in town, these things are huge with lots of flavor, nice atmosphere in the heart of downtown Boulder City.After eating take a walk around the downtown areas and see all the cute little shops

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank we3inbc
Reviewed January 25, 2019 via mobile

Burgers and Beer were both great. The Dillinger burger was more than I could eat. It was a good surprise with the brisket on top.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Bill O
Reviewed January 3, 2019

One would think that a thoroughly developed theme is a "red flag": sometimes too much thought put into dish names and restaurant decor is a sign that food may not be equally exciting. The Dillinger breaks that mold. You will be cracking up reading the...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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