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What’s new on the Vegas dining scene

What’s new on the Vegas dining scene

If you’re a frequent Las Vegas visitor you’ve probably noticed that every time you come to town there are new places to eat. Keeping up with all the new eateries that crop up in the city can be harder than keeping track of who’s fighting with who on the “Real…
Lago by Julian Serrano serves beautiful food, views

Lago by Julian Serrano serves beautiful food, views

Lago, the first Italian restaurant from James Beard Award-winning chef Julian Serrano, opened last week at Bellagio and we were lucky enough to get a taste of the menu last night. The restaurant serves a small-plate menu with seafood, vegetarian dishes, pastas, pizzas and more. Trust us, you’ll want to…

Celebrate Easter with a special meal in Las Vegas

This Easter, step away from the chocolate bunnies and jellybeans and go out and get a real meal. Lots of restaurants in Las Vegas are ready to help you celebrate the holiday with special brunches and dinners, so let someone else do the cooking and enjoy a great Easter meal…

Must dos this weekend in Vegas: April 3 – 5, 2015

College basketball may be winding down, but that means things are heating up in Vegas.  It’s down to the last four teams and if you’re not at the actual games in Indianapolis this weekend there’s no better place to be than Vegas. Not only do we have major parties, drink…

The best places to dine al fresco in Las Vegas

Spring is in full swing in Las Vegas. Temperatures are mild, the sun is shining, pools are open. You pretty much want to be outside all the time, including mealtime (especially if you’re visiting from one of those places hit by a snowpocalypse this winter). It’s that absolutely perfect time…

Where to find the best bar bites in Vegas

Everyone knows that drinking alcohol and eating food go hand in hand. Sometimes you want a certain food that pairs well with the beer or wine you’re drinking. Sometimes (usually if you’ve had one cocktail too many) you just want to eat a whole bunch of comfort food. When you…

Ten places to find mouthwatering milkshakes in Vegas

Who doesn’t love ice cream? Throw in some cold milk, sweet flavorings and tasty toppings and it’s even better. We’re talking about milkshakes. Some people like to pair theirs with a burger and fries and some like to simply enjoy them as dessert. Milkshakes might conjure up images of kids…

Must dos this weekend in Vegas: March 6 – 8, 2015

The sound of roaring engines and the smell of gasoline fumes will fill the air this weekend as NASCAR invades Las Vegas. It’s time for the annual NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race weekend at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway and that means it’s also time for parties, food and drink…

Ten places to find late-night bites in Las Vegas

You’re in Vegas. Chances are pretty good that you’re partying and staying up way later than you normally would at home. You blink and all of a sudden it’s 3 a.m. And you’re hungry. At home you’d just have to go home and heat up some pizza rolls or Hot…

The latest changes on the Las Vegas dining scene

The dining scene in Las Vegas changes about as often as you change your clothes. New restaurants are opening all the time and that usually means there a few closings as well. The beginning of this year has been particularly busy with a flurry of activity on the dining front…

Vegas Uncork’d is a foodie’s fantasy

If you like food, then you need to be in Vegas April 23 – 26. Vegas Uncork’d by Bon Appétit is returning to Aria, Bellagio, Caesars Palace and MGM Grand for its ninth year of wining and dining with celebrity chefs. “This is truly the only weekend each year when…

Must dos this weekend in Vegas: Feb. 6 – 8, 2015

All of the excitement over the Big Game has faded but that doesn’t mean things have quieted down here in Vegas. This weekend we’ve got entertainment from one of pop music’s queens and we’ve got comedy from a totally different kind of queen – the “queen of mean.” Even though Chinese…

Where to get the best Big Game grub in Las Vegas

Sunday is really all about two things. Number one, it’s about football. And number two, it’s about food. Whether it’s tailgating parties with barbecues and homemade specialties or the traditional bites you buy at the stadium, football and food just go hand in hand. No Big Game party would be…

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…

Must dos this weekend in Vegas: Jan. 9 – 11, 2015

The cheesy, unwanted gifts have been returned, the festive decorations have been put away and the New Year’s fireworks have faded. Yes, the holidays are officially over, but don’t worry, there’s still fun to be had. Start out 2015 strong with a weekend in Las Vegas. We’ve got a convention…

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…