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Leafly List: The Best Cannabis Dispensaries in Nevada, Winter 2017–2018

December 15, 2017


Winter 2017

The Leafly List ranks the top dispensaries and retail stores in each of the major North American cannabis markets every quarter. This region-specific version is designed to provide helpful, community-based information for cannabis consumers looking for the most relevant dispensaries in Nevada. It highlights the most talked-about locations in the state based on customer feedback metrics* and reviews of each location’s quality, service, and atmosphere. Check out the Leafly List FAQ for more information on how dispensaries are ranked.

The Leafly List is based on 100% objective customer feedback and data collected by Leafly. Businesses CANNOT pay for a spot on the list.

1. Essence Vegas – West

Las Vegas, NV

(Courtesy of Essence Vegas)

Essence Vegas’s West dispensary is hyper-focused on consumers’ health and happiness, and cultivates both through high-quality flower, dependable pricing, trustworthy budtender recommendations, and a professional environment.

Index: 95.28

What to Buy: Coconut Chocolate Macaroons from EGO

What People Are Saying:

“Fabulous location, friendly knowledgeable staff and awesome products. Karla has helped me several times and I love her enthusiasm and patience when helping me with new product. Highly recommend Essence West. 5 STARS⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️” —Trish88

2. Essence Vegas – The Strip

2307 Las Vegas Blvd S.Las Vegas, NV

(Courtesy of Essence Vegas)

Essence Vegas’s conveniently located Strip dispensary is hyper-focused on consumers’ health and happiness, and cultivates both through high-quality flower, dependable pricing, trustworthy budtender recommendations, and a professional environment.

Index: 94.36

What to Buy: Critical Kush Vape Pen from KYND Cannabis

What People Are Saying:

“Wonderful staff. So friendly and welcoming. This was my first visit and they helped me get set up quickly with my out of state medical card. I had ordered several things online. They got my info, took me back, reviewed my order, and answered a few questions I’d had. My budtender was very knowledgeable and helpful. The entire process was so smooth and quick I bet I was in and out in less than ten minutes. Just and overall wonderful experience. I look forward to my next visit.” —Aubz311

3. Las Vegas ReLeaf

2244 Paradise Rd. Las Vegas, NV

(Courtesy of Las Vegas ReLeaf)

Las Vegas ReLeaf was Sin City’s first medical cannabis dispensary, and the team’s experience is evidenced through a high degree of both knowledge and professionalism. The dispensary itself is one of the city’s most stylish, with plants, paintings, colorful furniture, and soothing lighting.

Index: 92.16

What to BuyDopium Pre-Rolls from Remedy

What People Are Saying:

“I have been a patient here at this location for months and I am always treated like royalty! Staff is very knowledgeable about strains and my medical needs. Laura is the “weed Queen” and Eric and is wonderful in the lobby checking in patients and the hundreds of recreational customers.” —camaymcclure

4. The Apothecary Shoppe – Las Vegas

4240 W. Flamingo Rd. #100 Las Vegas, NV

(Courtesy of The Apothecary Shoppe)

The Apothecary Shoppe was founded by doctors and is rooted in an intimate understanding of cannabis chemistry. Through the dispensary, which offers private parlors for one-on-one patient consultations and features an unusually elegant interior design, the team dedicates itself to furthering the evolution of a positive, progressive cannabis culture throughout Nevada.

Index: 91.8

What People Are Saying:

“This place is great! There’s a million shops in Vegas, but the Apothecary Shoppe stands out above the rest with their selection, service and specials. The president, Dr Nick, is one of the nicest guys you’ll ever meet. His entire staff downstairs is super friendly and helpful. They have a huge variety of products from edibles to oils to flowers, glass pieces…. I could go on and on. Please check this place out! It’s right across from the Palms. Side note: if you happen to be a sports bettor, they’ll give you a 10% discount just for showing them any sports ticket that you made that day.” —wu1879

5. The Apothecarium – Las Vegas

Las Vegas, NV

The Apothecarium Las Vegas Nevada Medical Marijuana Dispensary — Leafly List Spring 2017

(Courtesy of The Apothecarium)

The Apothecarium on West Sahara doesn’t feel like a typical dispensary, and that’s because it isn’t. Roomy, well-lit, and tastefully decorated, this Vegas dispensary feels more like an old-school jewelry store or bank than a place to buy cannabis. Once visitors get over how pretty it is, they’re pleasantly impressed by the attentive budtenders, large selection, and competitive prices.

Index: 91.4

Also Featured In: The 24 Best Dispensaries to Visit With Your Mom

What People Are Saying:

“I’ve been coming to this location since I’ve moved to the area a few months ago and EACH and EVERY time I go, the customer service is absolutely amazing. Very friendly and helpful staff! Very upbeat and welcoming environment. I proudly tell all of my friends and family to visit this location!” —Bnel215

6. NuWu Cannabis Marketplace

Las Vegas, NV

(Courtesy of NuWu)

Located just a few blocks from the Fremont Street Experience, this Vegas dispensary is easy to get to on foot, but offers a drive-thru experience for those who don’t want to get out of their cars. Visitors who choose to check out the interior are sure to be pleased with the open-air feel, enormous selection, and team of helpful budtenders who are skilled at recommending products based on desired effect.

Index: 90.2

What People Are Saying:

“First visit today and I’m impressed! Staff was super friendly, product is fresh and most of all the prices were awesome! Wide selection. I do believe this is my new place to do business.” —mskathy2017

7. The Source – Henderson

Las Vegas, NV

(Courtesy of The Source)

From the moment they open the door, patients are immediately impressed by The Source’s clean, inviting atmosphere. Once inside, they’re equally impressed by the great selection, hot deals, and friendly and knowledgeable staff. Plus, first time patients are allowed to choose a New Patient special that works best for them!

Index: 89.32

What People Are Saying:

“There’s always a welcoming atmosphere at the Henderson location and they treat the regulars like family. Such a dedicated staff at this location, even took the time to go through the terpine tests for a number of their products. I appreciate their kindness and willingness to always give the best and comfortable experience for everyone.” —anylangley002

8. Sierra Wellness Connection – Reno

Reno, NV

(Courtesy of Sierra Wellness)

Walking into this Reno dispensary feels a little bit like walking into a trendy, well-appointed coffee shop. Warm wood tones mingle with clean, enticing displays of hand-harvested, locally grown cannabis. The staff at Sierra Wellness Center are trained to truly listen to patients in order to truly understand their needs before making recommendations, resulting in a personalized, tailored cannabis experience for each and every patient that walks in.

Index: 88.76

What People Are Saying:

“This dispensary and it’s well qualified staff make this experience more valuable than I ever could have imagined. They are polite, knowledgeable, patient and just plain out cool. Thanks Sierra Wellness!” —grammielovesmalakai

9. Euphoria Wellness

Las Vegas, NV

(Courtesy of Euphoria Wellness)

Many customers discover their favorite strains at Euphoria Wellness, which is a testament to this Vegas dispensary’s commitment to personalized service. Leafly reviewers appreciate their large selection of concentrates, CBD-dominant strains, and edibles, as well as more ‘traditional’ THC-dominant strains.

Index: 88.32

What People Are Saying:

“Euphoria wellness is by far the most helpful dispensary. Especially Doug! Every time my wife and I go in he is there with a smile and a willingness to educate! Thank you Doug for making my Mother’s first dispensary visit one to remember” —ducksxfan2007

10. Acres Cannabis

Las Vegas, NV

(Courtesy of Acres Cannabis)

It seems like everything is bigger in Vegas, and Acres Cannabis is no exception, This 20,000 square-foot dispensary is also home to a cannabis museum and full-scale edible production kitchen, giving interested consumers a firsthand look at what goes on in cannabis’s seed-to-sale life cycle.

Index: 88.08

What People Are Saying:

“Man, this dispensary is awesome! From the moment I walked in I felt really comfortable as I was greeted by Grace at the front desk and then got help from the floor manager, Kiki, who went out of his way to explain many of the questions that I threw at him. Before leaving I was shown a new addition to the facility by the general manager, Nick, who was clearly super busy, but was very excited to share with me where they will be having an open kitchen. How cool is that!?! They are allowing the public to view their expert chefs whip up delicious cannabis goodies. TOO COOL!” —Kanoa

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*The Winter 2017 Leafly List uses customer service metrics from the three months prior to its month of publication.

** Essence Vegas – Henderson (89.04) withheld due to franchise limitations.

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