Yardbird (The Venetian)

Classic Southern

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  • 2015 Best American
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Overview

Yardbird serves upscale-yet-down-home Southern fare in the Venetian. Named as James Beard Foundation best new restaurant in 2012, expect Southern comfort served in hearty portions, like popular fried chicken ‘n’ watermelon ‘n’ waffles or a fried green tomato BLT, all paired with one of their 77 beer offerings.

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Accolades

  • Winner: James Beard Best New Restaurant 2012
  • 50 Best New Restaurants 2012 - Bon Appetit

Menu for Yardbird (The Venetian)

Supper Menu

Small Plates & Shares

  • Fried Green Tomato BLT house smoked pork belly, smoky tomato jam frisée, pimento cheese, pickled lemon vinaigrette
    $14.00
  • Macaroni & Cheese torchio pasta, five artisanal cheeses, crispy herb crust
    $10.00
  • Cauliflower Mashed Potatoes whipped with roasted garlic
    $9.00
  • Grits nora mill grits, vermont sharp cheddar cheese
    $9.00
  • House Fries house-made buttermilk ranch, bacon salt
    $8.00
  • Deviled Eggs dill, chive, smoked trout roe
    $10.00
  • Smoked & Roasted Bone Marrow onion marmalade, toasted country bread
    $11.00
  • Skillet Cornbread vermont sharp cheddar cheese, bacon, jalapeño, honey maple butter
    $9.00
  • Warm Farmer's Cheese & Watermelon lemon oil, sea salt
    $6.00
  • Charcuterie & Cheese la quercia prosciutto, cured surryano ham, benton's smoked ham, asher bleu cheese, pimento cheese, grafton vermont sharp cheddar, house pickles, onion marmalade, whole grain mustard, toasted country bread
    $26.00

From The Garden

  • Butter Lettuce & Grilled Mango Salad char-grilled mango, smoked pecans, red onions, benne seed vinaigrette
    $14.00
  • Roasted Carrots coriander seed, orange, cumin
    $10.00
  • Green Beans smoked yogurt, toasted almond vinaigrette
    $10.00
  • Roasted Cauliflower roasted pumpkin seed, house-made moonshine raisins, capers
    $10.00
  • Blistered Heirloom Tomatoes ricotta cheese, sea salt, chili oil
    $12.00
  • Southern Caesar grilled hearts of romaine, winter park florida tomme cheese, spicy anchovy breadcrumbs, chili-lemon vinaigrette
    $14.00
  • Kale Salad vermont sharp cheddar cheese, apples, cornbread croutons, red onions, house-made moonshine raisins, cider vinaigrette
    $13.00
  • Charred Okra cotija, brown butter, lemon juice
    $10.00
  • Iceberg Wedge baby iceberg lettuce, charred corn, heirloom tomatoes, house-smoked bacon, avocado, house-made buttermilk ranch dressing
    $14.00

Mama's Biscuits

  • Smoked Brisket house-made BBQ sauce
    Two Served $15.00
  • Classic Buttermilk honey butter, house-made jam
    Four Served $7.00
  • Crispy Chicken pepper jelly
    Two Served $14.00
  • Virginia Ham vermont sharp white cheddar, bourbon maple
    Two Served $14.00

The Bird

  • Chicken 'n' Watermelon 'n' Waffles honey hot sauce, chilled spiced watermelon, vermont sharp cheddar cheese waffle, bourbon maple syrup
    $36.00
  • Smoked Backyard BBQ Chicken slow smoked & grilled 1/2 chicken, house-made BBQ sauce, charred okra, house fries
    $32.00
  • Lewellyn's Fine Fried Chicken 1/2 of our famous bird served with honey hot sauce
    $26.00

Plates

  • St Louis Style Pork Ribs house-made BBQ sauce, green apple slaw
    Half $24.00
    Full $32.00
  • Daily Catch* ask your server about today's fresh fish
  • Short Rib 14oz short rib, charred corn, green beans, sweet garlic bordelaise, cauliflower mashed potatoes
    $32.00
  • Shrimp 'n' Grits seared shrimp, roasted tomatoes, virginia ham, nora mill grits, pbr chicken jus
    $28.00
  • Roasted Artichoke Pasta orecchiette pasta, garlic, shallots, arugula, parmesan cheese, ricotta cheese
    $21.00
  • The Swine Burger short rib, brisket and chuck blend, house smoked pork belly, American cheese, lettuce, tomato, pickled red onion and cucumber, house fries
    $18.00

Lunch Menu

Small Plates & Shares

  • Deviled Eggs dill, chive, smoked trout roe
    $10.00
  • Macaroni & Cheese torchio pasta, five artisanal cheeses, crispy herb crust
    $10.00
  • Fried Green Tomato BLT house smoked pork belly, smoky tomato jam, frisée, pimento cheese pickled lemon vinaigrette
    $14.00
  • Warm Farmer's Cheese & Watermelon lemon oil, sea salt
    $6.00

From The Garden

  • Southern Caesar grilled hearts of romaine, winter park florida tomme cheese spicy anchovy breadcrumbs, chili-lemon vinaigrette
    $14.00
  • Kale Salad vermont sharp cheddar cheese, apples, cornbread croutons, red onions, house-made moonshine raisins, cider vinaigrette
    $13.00
  • Farmer's Salad mixed greens, farm fresh egg, carrots, red onion, tomatoes, roasted corn, cucumber, herbed crouton, smoky onion vinaigrette
    $12.00
  • Iceberg Wedge baby iceberg lettuce, charred corn, tomatoes, house-smoked bacon avocado, house-made buttermilk ranch dressing
    $14.00
  • Butter Lettuce & Grilled Mango Salad char-grilled mango, smoked pecans, tomatoes, red onions, benne seed vinaigrette
    $14.00
  • Low + Slow Smoked Chicken Salad hass avocado, fried cornbread, frisee, house-made buttermilk ranch dressing
    $16.00

Mama's Biscuits

  • Smoked Brisket house-made BBQ sauce
    Two Served $15.00
  • Classic Buttermilk honey butter, house-made jam
    Four Served $7.00
  • Crispy Chicken pepper jelly
    Two Served $14.00
  • Virginia Ham vermont sharp white cheddar, bourbon maple
    Two Served $14.00

Sandwiches and More

  • Smoked Brisket Sandwich house pickles, smoky tomato jam, Swiss cheese, arugula, ciabatta bread
    $16.00
  • Crunchy Yardbird Sandwich hot sauce, lettuce, heirloom tomatoes, house pickles and onions
    $14.00
  • "Open-Face" Chicken Salad Sandwich smoked chicken salad, heirloom tomatoes, avocado, butter lettuce
    $16.00
  • The Swine Burger short rib, brisket and chuck blend, house smoked pork belly, American cheese, lettuce, tomatoes, pickled red onion and cucumber
    $18.00
  • Daily Catch* ask your server about today's fresh fish
  • Yardbird Hot Wings tossed in hot sauce, pickled okra, house-made buttermilk ranch
    $15.00
  • Shrimp 'N' Grits seared shrimp, roasted tomatoes, virginia ham, nora mill grits, pbr chicken jus
    $28.00
  • St Louis Style Ribs house-made BBQ sauce, green apple slaw
    Half $24.00
    Full $32.00

The Bird

  • Chicken 'N' Watermelon 'N' Waffles honey hot sauce, chilled spiced watermelon vermont sharp cheddar cheese waffle, bourbon maple syrup
    $36.00
  • Blue Plate Special two pieces of Lewellyn's fine fried chicken, honey hot sauce chilled spiced watermelon, house-made buttermilk biscuit
    $16.00
  • Lewellyn's Fine Fried Chicken 1/2 of our famous bird served with honey hot sauce
    $26.00

Brunch Menu

Odds 'N' Ends

  • Fried Green Tomato BLT house smoked pork belly, smoky tomato jam, frisée, pimento cheese, pickled lemon vinaigrette
    $14.00
  • Deviled Eggs dill, chive, smoked trout roe
    $10.00
  • Macaroni & Cheese torchio pasta, five artisanal cheeses, crispy herb crust
    $10.00
  • Grits nora mill grits, vermont sharp cheddar cheese
    $9.00
  • Bacon house-cured & smoked pork belly
    $8.00
  • Just a Couple of Eggs* farm fresh eggs done your way
    $6.00
  • Bacon Hash yukon gold, yams, onions, house smoked pork belly
    $6.00

Something Sweet

  • Cinnamon Apple Hand Pies house-made vanilla bean ice cream
    $10.00
  • Chess Pie sweet cornmeal, chantilly cream, caramel sauce
    $10.00
  • Maple-Glazed Bacon Donuts yup, you read that right
    $9.00
  • Hickory Smoked Chocolate Coffee Cake smoked coffee cake, house-made coffee ice cream, chocolate sauce
    $9.00
  • Dulce De Leche Strawberry Waffle dulce de leche waffle, chocolate sauce, strawberries, chantilly cream
    $15.00

From the Garden

  • Warm Farmer's Cheese & Watermelon lemon oil, sea salt
    $6.00
  • Kale Salad vermont sharp cheddar cheese, apples, cornbread croutons, red onions, house-made moonshine raisins, cider vinaigrette
    $13.00
  • Farmer's Salad mixed greens, farm fresh egg, carrots, red onion, tomatoes, roasted corn, cucumber, herbed crouton, smoky onion vinaigrette
    $12.00
  • Iceberg Wedge baby iceberg lettuce, charred corn, tomatoes, house-smoked bacon, avocado, house-made buttermilk ranch dressing
    $14.00
  • Butter Lettuce & Grilled Mango Salad char-grilled mango, smoked pecans, tomatoes, red onions, benne seed vinaigrette
    $14.00
  • Low + Slow Smoked Chicken Salad hass avocado, fried cornbread, frisee, house-made buttermilk ranch dressing
    $16.00

Mama's Biscuits

  • Classic Buttermilk honey butter, house-made jam
    Four Served $7.00
  • Virginia Ham vermont sharp white cheddar, bourbon maple
    Two Served $14.00
  • Egg & Sausage* fried egg, house-made sausage, American cheese, heirloom tomatoes
    One Served $16.00
  • Crispy Chicken pepper jelly
    Two Served $14.00
  • Smoked Brisket house-made BBQ sauce
    Two Served $15.00

The Bird

  • Chicken 'n' Watermelon 'n' Waffles honey hot sauce, chilled spiced watermelon, vermont sharp cheddar cheese waffle, bourbon maple syrup
    $36.00
  • Lewellyn's Fine Fried Chicken 1/2 of our famous bird served with honey hot sauce
    $26.00

Plates

  • '77 Elvis Pancakes chocolate chips, banana compote, bourbon maple syrup, peanut bacon butter
    $16.00
  • House-Made Granola seasonal berries, organic yogurt, mint
    $14.00
  • Yardbird Benedict* biscuit crumble, lardon, poached eggs, hollandaise, side salad
    $16.00
  • Morning Quiche fresh ingredients, flaky pie crust
    $14.00
  • Shrimp 'n' Grits seared shrimp, roasted tomatoes, virginia ham, nora mill grits, pbr chicken jus
    $28.00
  • Smoked Brisket Sandwich house pickles, smoky tomato jam, Swiss cheese, arugula, ciabatta bread, house fries
    $16.00
  • Eggs 'n' Ham* farm fresh eggs, virginia ham, nora mill grits, pbr chicken jus
    $16.00
  • Today's Omelet* farm fresh eggs, seasonal fruit, house-made buttermilk biscuit
    $16.00
  • Char-Grilled Churrasco* farm fresh eggs, bacon hash, chimichurri
    $24.00

The Venetian
3355 South Las Vegas Boulevard
Las Vegas, NV 89109

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Details
  • Price Range: $$$
    Atmosphere: Casual, Intimate, Refined
  • Dress Code: Casual
    Good For: Family, Groups, Hotel Dining, Late Night
  • Noise Level: Average
  • Wine Spirits: Full Bar
    Phone: (702) 297-6541
  • Private Dining Room: No