Many restaurants in Henderson, NV, offer great perks and a memorable dining experience for the elderly. The Henderson senior care professionals at Home Care Assistance have put together a list of 5 local senior-friendly restaurants your aging loved one might want to check out.
1. Annie’s Gourmet Italian
Welcoming and inviting, this award-winning dining establishment at 75 South Valle Verde serves dinner Tuesday to Sunday from 4pm to 10pm. Your loved one can eat either inside or outside on the dog-friendly patio. On Monday through Friday, they offer an affordable senior menu for people age 55 and over that features special meals each day, including spaghetti and meatballs on Monday and sausage and peppers on Thursday.
Located at 9520 South Eastern Avenue, this family restaurant is open for lunch and dinner daily. On their menu, your loved one will find a wide variety of delicious appetizers, burgers, salads, and sandwiches, and there is also gluten-free pizza available if he or she has special dietary needs. For the health-conscious senior, BJ’s offers Enlightened Entrees that are less than 795 calories, including their famous lemon thyme chicken and turkey burgers.
3. Henderson Sweet Tomatoes
Located at 375 North Stephanie Street, this restaurant serves lunch and dinner daily, as well as breakfast on weekends. They offer seniors the unique opportunity to create their own tailored meal from a buffet of fresh salad ingredients and 10 homemade dressings. They also serve a wide selection of everything from fresh soup to pasta. For seniors with dietary restrictions, they offer gluten-free dishes and sugar-free desserts such as their signature pesto pumpkin bisque and sugar-free chocolate mousse.
4. Thai Thai Restaurant
This family-friendly restaurant at 10890 South Eastern Avenue serves lunch and dinner each day. On their menu, your loved one will find authentic Thai food made from the freshest ingredients, including egg drop soup and a mushroom salad. For seniors on a budget, they offer lunch specials Monday to Friday from 11am to 3pm that includes dishes like chicken salad and pasta with green curry.
5. Omelet House
Located at 316 North Boulder Highway, this award-winning restaurant offers breakfast and lunch daily from 7am to 3pm. They have a Mexican menu and a breakfast and lunch menu your loved one can order from that features dishes like homemade hash and turkey guacamole sandwiches. On their regular menu, they also offer lunch specials for people over 60, including an affordable grilled cheese sandwich meal.
Make sure your loved one is also eating well at home by hiring a caregiver from Home Care Assistance. Our caregivers are experts in senior nutrition and can take care of your loved one’s cooking and even the grocery shopping. For more information on the live-in and respite home care Henderson seniors rely on, call one of our friendly Care Managers at (702) 527-7723 to schedule a free in-home consultation.