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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…
Ten places to dine poolside in Las Vegas

Ten places to dine poolside in Las Vegas

The weather’s warm. The sun is shining. You want to be outside by the pool (especially if you’re visiting from certain other parts of the country). No matter how much you’re enjoying basking in the sun or partying it up at a pool club you still have to take some time…
Ten spots for vegetarian and vegan food in Vegas

Ten spots for vegetarian and vegan food in Vegas

If you think having a vegetarian meal means you have to eat tasteless tofu and gnaw on carrot sticks, think again. These days, more people are adopting healthier diets and eating cleaner foods. That means more restaurants are catering to those people and offering vegan and vegetarian menus — and…
Celebrity chefs shine in Las Vegas

Celebrity chefs shine in Las Vegas

Twenty years ago the Las Vegas dining scene was all about the cheap buffet and 24-hour coffee shops. Lucky for us, the city has evolved into a major culinary destination with some of the top restaurants in the world. It all started when Wolfgang Puck brought Spago to Las Vegas…