Laurels
Best Tattoo Artists
in Las Vegas
2017

Why These Tattoo Artists?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored tattoo artists on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analysed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best tattoo artists in Las Vegas, NV.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 2. Credibility

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 4. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

Americana Tattoo Co.

Americana Tattoo Co. is a tattoo studio in Las Vegas, Nevadathat was opened in 2016. Owned by tattoo artist Tone Chingon, the studio offers a variety of styles including traditional, black & gray, Chicano art, realism, Japanese, and cover-ups. They maintain a high standard of sanitation, including using only new needles for each tattoo. The artists all have years of experience, and satisfaction is guaranteed. Customers speak highly of the quality tattoos and the shop's skill with difficult cover-ups.

Las Vegas, NV(702) 458-7770

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Atomic City Tattoos

Atomic City Tattoos is a tattoo and piercing shop in Las Vegas, Nevada, owned and operated by Johnny Vegas. In addition to tattooing and piercing, Vegas creates hand-crafted wallets, hand-painted signs, and more. The shop also offers laser tattoo removal, and same day appointments are available.

Las Vegas, NV(702) 678-6665

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Beneath The Surface Tattoos

Beneath the Surface Tattoos is a small custom tattoo shop located in Las Vegas. The shop maintains a clean, safe, and sterile environment, and all of the artists are professionally licensed. All work is one hundred percent guaranteed. In 2009 the shop was voted Best of CitySearch. Customers recommend the shop for the quality of tattoos and down to earth atmosphere. Walk-ins are welcome, but appointments are recommended.

Las Vegas, NV(702) 651-8282

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Bluenote Tattoo

Bluenote Tattoo provides tattoos and blues music to the Las Vegas area. Owner and tattoo artist Krystof creates a relaxed atmosphere for customers. The studio is also home to Joe Riley, a tattoo artist with 18 years of experience in a variety of styles, including biomechanical tattoos, black and gray tattoos, realistic tattoos, color tattoos, portrait tattoos, cover-up tattoos, and many others. In addition to tattooing, Joe paints original art prints.

Las Vegas, NV(702) 471-6656

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Chrome Gypsy Tattoo

Chrome Gypsy Tattoo is a tattoo and body piercing studio serving the Las Vegas Area. Owned by Cleen Rock One, known from the television show Ink Masters, the studio features artists hand-picked by Cleen. Specializing in neo-traditional and new school approaches to tattooing, Cleen himself is available for tattoo appointments, photographs, and signed autographs. The studio offers tattoos in a variety of styles as well as body piercing and jewelry. The second location, Golden Skull Tattoo, opened in 2016.

Las Vegas, NV(702) 420-7798

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Envy Tattoo

Envy Tattoo is a tattoo studio in Las Vegas, Nevada specializing in shading, portraits, black and gray, lettering, watercolor, tribal, and traditional. They welcome walk-ins and offer a discount for online booking.

Las Vegas, NV(702) 547-0957

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Ironhorse Tattoos

Opened in 1999, Ironhorse Tattoos offers tattooing and body piercing services to the Las Vegas area. The studio's tattoo artists boast a combined 100 years of experience and have won several awards. All of the work comes completely guaranteed. The studio specializes in a variety of styles, including black and gray, color, realism, portraits, traditional, Asian, micro tattoos, and more. The studio offers one free touch-up during the healing process and will replace any unsatisfactory body jewelry.

Las Vegas, NV(702) 866-6300

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Koolsville Tattoo

Koolsville Tattoo is a studio providing tattooing and body piercing to the Las Vegas area from its three locations. Operating since 1985, it is one of the oldest shops in town and has a team of 15 award-winning artists who collectively offer over 5,000 designs. It is known for its $10 tattoos and more in a clean and friendly atmosphere.

Las Vegas, NV(702) 639-1264

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Revolt Tattoos

Revolt Tattoos is a tattoo studio located in Las Vegas. It was opened in 2014 by Walter Frank and Joey Hamilton, the winner of season 3 of the show Ink Masters. The studio offers a variety of styles, including realism and black and gray.

Las Vegas, NV(702) 912-4855

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Rock N Roll Tattoo

Rock N Roll Tattoo is a Las Vegas studio offering tattooing, piercing, and permanent makeup. The studio boasts many celebrity clients, including Les Warner of The Cult, MMA fighter Jason White, and adult film star Houston. Customers speak highly of the talented tattoo artists and quality tattoos.

Las Vegas, NV(702) 476-1536

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Savage Ink Tattoo Emporium

Savage Ink Tattoo Emporium is a tattoo shop in Las Vegas specializing in tribal, black & gray, old school, new school, bio-mechanical, lettering, portraits, realism, Asian, media/cartoons, pop culture, and comic books. It was founded in 2015 by 25-year veteran tattoo artists Chris Storm and Jay Savage, and all artists on the staff are fully trained and licensed. Customers speak highly of the professional and comfortable atmosphere of the shop, as well as the talent of the artists.

Las Vegas, NV(702) 473-5268

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Skin Design Tattoo

Skin Design Tattoo is a tattoo shop located in Las Vegas. With 25 years in the business, Skin Design Tattoo also offers laser tattoo removal services and cover-ups. The studio has been featured in multiple publications, including Australia Inked Magazine and Bound by Ink Magazine. Specializing in hyperrealism and black and gray, their artist Robert Pho took home three black and gray awards at the 2016 Art Gathering. Pho has 25 years of experience tattooing, and his current waiting list has a wait time of four months.

Las Vegas, NV(702) 739-9946

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Skin Factory Tattoo

Skin Factory Tattoo provides tattooing and body piercing at its Las Vegas and Henderson locations. Opened in 1995, it maintains a clean, hygienic, and friendly atmosphere. The shop specializes in custom tattoos, and also offers tattoo removal. The Las Vegas location features artists Eric, Marco, Frankie, Zach, and piercing specialist Mike. The Henderson location features artists Eddie, Claudia, and TJ. Customers speak highly of the talented tattoo artists and the clean and professional atmosphere of the shop.

Las Vegas, NV(702) 435-1149

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Studio 21 Tattoo

Studio 21 Tattoo is a family owned and operated tattoo studio in Las Vegas opened by the Spencers in 2003. Their work has been featured in magazines such as Inked, Racket, and Las Vegas Life. The artists on staff each have their own distinctive style including the award-winning artist Austin Spencer. Austin’s father Charlie has been tattooing since 1999 and specializes in traditional style.

Las Vegas, NV(702) 248-8762

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Tatlantis

Tatlantis is a custom tattoo studio that has been serving Las Vegas since 2001. The five tattoo artists on staff are seasoned veterans, each with their own distinctive style. The shop maintains a clean and professional atmosphere and offers free consultations. Artist Fred Giovannitti has over two decades of experience and has received international acclaim for his creative style. Artist Jeff McIntosh has a distinctive surrealistic style and was a featured artist in the 2001-2007 Detroit Auto Show. Artist Erik Balyut specializes in traditional tattoos. Artist Orlando Ferrer Lara’s style is influenced by graffiti, comic books, and cartoons. Artist Eric Fritz has been tattooing since 2006 and has received awards for his color and neo-traditional work.

Las Vegas, NV(702) 641-7546

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Timeless Tattoo

Timeless Tattoo is a tattoo studio that has been serving the Las Vegas area since 2011. The artists on staff have a combined 75 years of experience. They are led by Dano Stephens who has 24 years of experience tattooing. The award winning staff of artists includes Dan Kan, Amanda Hoffman, Ash, Audry Richards, Cornfed, Chris Unger, and Das Frank.

Las Vegas, NV(702) 399-1001

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West Coast Tattoo Parlor

West Coast Tattoo Parlor provides tattoo services at its two Las Vegas locations. Opened in 2012, the studios offer a wide variety of styles. Customers speak highly of the experienced tattoo artists on staff, noting their professionalism and skill.

Las Vegas, NV(702) 586-8788

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Zarate Custom Tattoos

Zarate Custom Tattoos is a private tattoo studio located in Las Vegas. It is owned and operated by tattoo artist Jesse Zarate who specializes in lettering, black and gray, and color compositions.

Las Vegas, NV(702) 544-8094

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