Special Collections has an extensive collection of restaurant menus dating from the 1870s to the present day.

They include the Bohn-Bettoni Menu Collection which is comprised of hundreds of menus dating from the late 19th and early 20th centuries.

The contemporary portion of the collection includes a large number of Las Vegas menus from noted hotel/casinos on the Strip as well as thousands of menus from around the United States and the world.  

View a selection of these historic menus and learn about the history of menu collecting efforts in UNLV Special Collections in the digital collection Menus: The Art of Dining.

Example menu from the Menus: the Art of Dining digital collection showing the front cover of the Painted Desert Room menu.
The digital collection Menus: the Art of Dining provides access to over 1600 digitized images of historic menus from Special Collections