Dining

Vegas serves up indulgent Thanksgiving dinners

Just because you’re on vacation in Las Vegas during the Thanksgiving holiday doesn’t mean you can’t indulge in traditional food. Many restaurants on the Strip offer classic Thanksgiving meals with all of the fixings. Or if you’re looking for something a little more non-traditional, you can find some pretty interesting…

Chefs set to square off in the World Food Championships in Vegas

Turn on a television these days and you’re likely to see one of many popular food competition shows. You’ll also find countless food festivals, chili cook-offs, barbecue events, online recipe contests and other food challenges going on every week in cities across America. That’s where the idea for the World…

Vegas thinks pink for month of October

In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, several properties off and on the Las Vegas Strip host pink-themed events and dining specials. More than just a fun and frilly girly color, pink also represents hope. Now through the end of the month, enjoy pink all while contributing to a worthy cause. Project…

10 new must-try restaurants in Las Vegas

As fall approaches, it seems Las Vegas is in the midst of a restaurant renaissance. Innovative eateries are popping up on the Strip and in downtown. In fact, just since August, a plethora of palatable places have opened – and there are more to come in the near future. To…

Feast on food and wine this month at The Venetian and The Palazzo

Foodies have reason to rejoice this month as The Venetian and The Palazzo celebrate “Cibo Vino” throughout August. “Cibo” is the Italian word for food — and amazing food and wine are at the center of dozens of events at the resorts, which include chef demonstrations, tastings and unique dinner opportunities. The…

Ten of our favorite dishes in Vegas

We’ve scoured the city to find some of Vegas’ best dishes. We’ve found a quick lunch pizza and a high-end velvety soup — and everything in between — including a light, summery fish dish and a classic spaghetti. Here are our picks for some of the best dishes in Vegas.…

Vegas Chef profile: Kamel Guechida

Kamel Guechida talks about sweets not being too sweet, using quality ingredients and working for Joël Robuchon If you met the friendly, humble Kamel Guechida out of his highly starched white chef’s coat, you’d probably never know that he is the executive pastry chef for the opulent Joël Robuchon restaurant at…

Stay cool in Vegas: Sweet treats to beat the heat

The kings of cool   There’s something about summer in Vegas that’s a little steamy. Maybe it’s the late night clubbing or the Chippendales, or the 105-degree weather. No matter what gets your temperature rising, there’s no better way to stay cool in Vegas than with a frozen treat. “In the…

Ten late night dining spots in Vegas

If you’re having a late night craving or looking for a bite after hitting the clubs, Vegas has more than enough options to keep you going. Some restaurants serve tasty American fare while others dive into creative Japanese fusion cuisine. From a diner known for their pancakes to a taco…

Vegas goes wild with fun vegan cuisine

Let’s face it. If you’re a vegan like me, we’re not exactly the easiest people to dine with. But thankfully, I live in a city where there are a slew of delicious vegan options that even my carnivore friends can enjoy. And I’m not talking about a skimpy salad or boring pasta noodles.…

Ten bars not to miss in downtown Las Vegas

The vibrancy of downtown Las Vegas has been growing steadily. The Downtown & 3rd Farmer’s Market allows people to get artisanal foods and fresh produce every Friday morning. Restaurants like Le Thai have been popping up here and there. The freestanding bars and lounges opening downtown make nightlife and barhopping…

Eating burgers in Las Vegas

While it seems every food has a month or day,  National Burger Month is definitely worth celebrating. From the all-American cheeseburger to a Japanese-influenced miso soy burger, Vegas offers a burger for every palate. “Everyone loves a great burger, it’s something you can grab really quick and everyone recognizes it—it’s…

Vegas Weekender: Moms, music and mayhem

Mother’s Day in Vegas should be more than a fancy dinner and a show: It should be an all-weekend extravaganza. Whether you’re planning a trip with mom or celebrating your own motherhood, enjoy everything from rock concerts and fine dining to comedic acts and parties. Shows: Top music stars play in…