Dining

Tips for eating your way through a Vegas buffet

The Vegas buffet. It’s an institution. People have been stuffing themselves with all-you-can-eat food since 1941 when the El Rancho hotel opened and offered its “chuck wagon,” an assortment of cold cuts and a few hot dishes, to keep its gamblers happy. Buffets are still around today at almost every…

Bardot Brasserie brings a piece of Paris to Las Vegas

Walk into Bardot Brasserie and you might start to feel like you’re in a Parisian café. The restaurant’s low lighting, tile flooring, dark woods and brass accents have a distinctively French feel. Eat the escargot, steak frites and other French favorites and you’ll definitely feel like you’re in the City…

Our favorite new Las Vegas restaurants of 2014

Las Vegas always has a steady stream of new restaurants opening and this year was no exception. Dozens of new dining spots dished out great meals in 2014. We can’t list them all, but we picked 10 of our favorite new places to grab some tasty food. If you haven’t…

Ten places to get a great steak in Las Vegas

The National Finals Rodeo rides into town this week and that means Las Vegas will be full of cowboys and country fans looking for a good meal. When we think cowboy we think steakhouse. Luckily for cowboys, steakhouses abound in Las Vegas. You can find one in almost every major…

Twenty Las Vegas dinners under $20

Las Vegas is one of the world’s top culinary destinations. We have restaurants you won’t find anywhere else and cuisine from top-notch chefs. That’s all good, but sometimes eating at a world class restaurant means you’re spending $20 for a side dish alone. That doesn’t mean you can’t eat economically…

10 of our favorite wine bars in Las Vegas

Las Vegas is a city where you can buy an 88-ounce daiquiri and carry it around the Strip in a plastic souvenir guitar cup. But sometimes you just want something a little more, shall we say, refined — like a nice glass of Napa cabernet. You can find cabernets and…

Get your Mexican food fix in Las Vegas

Put down your passport. You don’t need to make a trip across the border to find great Mexican food. You can find it right here in Las Vegas. We have places to go when you just need a quick taco fix. And we have places that are so authentic that…

Where to find the best breakfasts in Vegas

They say breakfast is the most important meal of the day and we think that’s especially true in Vegas. You could be driving a race car or taking a Stripper 101 class or jumping off the Stratosphere while you’re here so you are going to need fuel to keep you…

Grab a slice at one of Vegas’ best pizza joints

We’ve never met anyone who didn’t like pizza. The gooey cheese. The chewy crust. The meaty toppings. Yep, we’re pretty sure everyone loves a good pizza. And if you don’t, we’re not sure how to help you. For those of you who are pizza fans, there are a lot of…

The newest downtown Las Vegas dining spots

There’s been a lot of development going on in downtown Las Vegas over the past few years and it’s not showing any signs of slowing down. That means new restaurants are cropping up all the time. The latest batch features everything from breakfast doughnuts and smoothies to hot dogs and…

Enjoy all-American hot dogs for 4th of July in Vegas

The 4th of July holiday is all about celebrating America with family and friends and there’s nothing more all-American than having a barbecue. One of America’s favorite foods to grill on the 4th is hot dogs. If you’re visiting Las Vegas this holiday weekend you probably won’t have access to…

Giada boasts one of the best new views in Las Vegas

Las Vegas has many restaurants in prime locations, but one of the best new views in town is Giada at The Cromwell. The restaurant, from celebrity chef Giada De Laurentiis, sits on the hotel’s second floor, and offers breathtaking views of the Bellagio Fountains, Paris Las Vegas’ Eiffel Tower, The…

Satisfy your barbecue craving in Las Vegas

Las Vegas is known for having a lot of different types of great cuisine, but one it’s not really known for is barbecue. There are a few places on the Strip where you can get barbecue but you’ll have to go off the beaten path to find most of it.…

A guide to dining at The Linq

The Linq is one of Las Vegas’s newest hot spots. The pedestrian-friendly entertainment district features shops, bars and — the highlight — the 550-foot-tall High Roller observation wheel. There are also a lot of restaurant choices at The Linq so we put together a quick guide for you. Whether you’re…

Cool off with ice cream in Las Vegas

It’s June in Las Vegas and that means it’s hot. There are lots of ways you can cool down but one of our favorites is to indulge in a nice cold, sweet scoop of ice cream or gelato. Luckily there are places all over the Strip where you can find…

Extreme eating in Las Vegas

Vegas is all about doing things you wouldn’t normally do and indulging in things you wouldn’t normally indulge in. That often includes going a little overboard with the drinks, but why not go a little crazy with food too? We’ve found some of the most extreme things to eat in…