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Dine at Vegas’ most beautiful restaurants

Dine at Vegas’ most beautiful restaurants

Cooking food is definitely an art form and so is designing a restaurant. Architecture, colors, views, lighting and furniture are just a few things that go into creating an appealing dining space. Not only does Vegas have some of the best restaurants in the world in terms of cuisine and…
Tips for dining on a budget in Vegas

Tips for dining on a budget in Vegas

Las Vegas has some amazing restaurants so you’re probably going to indulge at least a couple of times while you’re on vacation. Eating at gourmet dining rooms and celebrity chef restaurants can add up really quickly though, so you’re also going to want to find some ways to eat without…
Best places to get pancakes in Vegas

Best places to get pancakes in Vegas

There are some weird food holidays we are never going to celebrate. Like National Broccoli Day. Broccoli’s OK, but we don’t want to eat it all day long. Or National Caviar Day. We don’t have the budget for that one. But we can totally get on board with National Pancake…
Must dos this weekend in Vegas: Sept. 25 – 27, 2015

Must dos this weekend in Vegas: Sept. 25 – 27, 2015

Las Vegas is a total mecca for music fans this weekend. The Life is Beautiful music, art and food festival downtown features tons of alternative and pop acts. If something a little smoother is more your speed, there’s the Las Vegas Jazz Festival at the Henderson Pavilion. There’s also an ’80s…

Live the luxe life at the Nobu Villa

Want to roll like a high roller? If you just hit Megabucks or happen to have a spare $35,000 (per night), you can stay in the Nobu Villa at the Nobu Hotel inside Caesars Palace. The 10,300-square-foot villa, designed by Rockwell Group, features a 4,700-square-foot outdoor terrace with a barbecue, bar, lounge chairs,…
Celebrate Mexican Independence Day in Vegas

Celebrate Mexican Independence Day in Vegas

Las Vegas is the place to party for pretty much any occasion. Birthdays, bachelor parties, weddings, New Year’s Eve, Halloween…you get the idea. It’s also one of the best places to celebrate Mexican Independence Day. The holiday is technically on Sept. 16, but since that falls on a Wednesday this…
Get your barbecue fix in Vegas

Get your barbecue fix in Vegas

Las Vegas has thousands of great restaurants with every type of cuisine imaginable. We’re known for everything from buffets to gourmet dining rooms. One thing we’re not really known for is barbecue. But don’t worry — if you do your homework (and hey, we did it for you!) it is…
Over-the-top dining in Vegas

Over-the-top dining in Vegas

Nobody has ever accused Vegas of being understated. We like things to be, shall we say, a little over the top.  And we’re not just talking about hotels and nightclubs. There are a lot of Vegas restaurants that offer incredible dining experiences that will blow your mind. If your budget…
Dining with a view in Vegas

Dining with a view in Vegas

There’s a lot to look at in Las Vegas – flashing neon lights, dancing fountains, crowds of interesting people walking by. The only thing that makes taking in the sights better is doing it while enjoying a nice meal. There are lots of Vegas restaurants in town that offer amazing…
Must dos this weekend in Vegas: Aug. 21 – 23, 2015

Must dos this weekend in Vegas: Aug. 21 – 23, 2015

Football, beer and music. What more could you ask for? You’ll find all three in Vegas this weekend. Preseason football has started so it’s time to get your winning fantasy team together. Several places in Vegas will be holding draft parties and offering specials to all you football fanatics. Beer…
Feed your chocolate addiction in Las Vegas

Feed your chocolate addiction in Las Vegas

We confess. We have a bit of a problem with chocolate. A problem as in we can’t stop eating it. What’s not to love about chocolate? If you love it as much as we do, you’re in luck. We put together a list of 10 delicious places where you can…
Eat your fill of favorites at specialty buffets in Vegas

Eat your fill of favorites at specialty buffets in Vegas

We love buffets in Vegas. There’s an endless variety of food in front of you. You can sample everything from Asian cuisine and pizza to fried chicken and fajitas. But maybe there’s one certain type of food you’re really craving and you’re craving it so much that you want to eat all of it…
Where to find tasty tacos in Vegas

Where to find tasty tacos in Vegas

We love tacos…and not just on Tuesdays. So we decided to put together a list of where to find some of the best tacos in Las Vegas. No offense Taco Bell, but we’re not talking about Americanized fast food tacos or chain restaurants. We’re talking about the real deal. There…
Vegas food trucks deliver tasty meals on wheels

Vegas food trucks deliver tasty meals on wheels

People love food trucks. They’re cheap, they’re convenient and, if you’re a tourist, they allow you to sample some creative local cuisine you won’t find back at home. To help give visitors a taste of Vegas food trucks, the Grand Bazaar Shops at Bally’s Las Vegas on the Strip is…
Must dos this weekend in Vegas: July 24 – 26, 2015

Must dos this weekend in Vegas: July 24 – 26, 2015

It’s a rock music lover’s dream in Vegas this weekend. Two popular classic bands – Rush and Steve Miller Band will be playing shows. If you’re looking for other entertainment, there’s comedy and plenty of nightlife to keep you busy. It might not be the fight of the century, but…
Monte Carlo announces new 5,000-seat theater

Monte Carlo announces new 5,000-seat theater

The Monte Carlo will soon be welcoming some of music’s hottest acts at a 5,000-seat theater to be built on the property. MGM Resorts International today announced plans for the theater, which is scheduled to open near the end of 2016. It will offer dynamic seating that allows for transformation…
Brunch your way through Vegas

Brunch your way through Vegas

We love brunch. It’s that magical time between breakfast and lunch where you can have the best of both meals – and where it’s totally acceptable (and maybe even expected) to drink before noon. Everyone seems to be offering brunch menus these days, which is no surprise in Vegas. You’ve…
We all scream for ice cream in Vegas

We all scream for ice cream in Vegas

Nothing tastes better on a hot summer day than some creamy, cold ice cream. And there are lots of hot summer days in Las Vegas, so lucky for us, we get to indulge in frozen goodies pretty often. Whether you like classic ice cream or you prefer gelato or frozen…

Must Dos this weekend in Vegas: June 12 – 14, 2015

They don’t call Vegas the Entertainment Capital of the World for nothing. This weekend we’re really living up to the name. We’ve got pop music, we’ve got ’80s music and we’ve got enough comedians in town to keep you laughing for days. You’ll need some food to keep you going…
Celebrate National Doughnut Day in Vegas

Celebrate National Doughnut Day in Vegas

Fry anything and it’s pretty good. Fry some dough, add delicious fillings and toppings and it’s even better. We never need any excuses for eating doughnuts (or donuts if your prefer) but hey, it’s National Doughnut Day on June 5 so that just gives us another reason to eat them…
Satisfy your appétit at these 10 French restaurants in Las Vegas

Satisfy your appétit at these 10 French restaurants in Las Vegas

Boeuf Bourguignon. Bouillabaisse. Cassoulet. French food can sound a bit fancy-schmancy and things like frog legs and escargot can definitely be intimidating. But don’t let that keep you from enjoying a great French meal while you’re in Las Vegas. While you might find some very foreign-sounding things on the menus you’ll…