Vegas Bars

Best new Vegas bars and clubs of 2014

We’re often uncertain how other sites determine what goes on their “best” lists. Do they do have some research procedure? Or are they just the places the staff happened to be at recently and thus remember the most? We don’t know, and we really don’t care. When we were putting…

How to throw the best bachelorette party in Vegas

Although it’s hard to tell whether “Bridesmaids” raised or lowered the bar on bachelorette parties, the movie did show that female friendships are every bit as strong as bromances. We’re not saying that your bride-to-be wants a weekend of stag-like outrageousness that ends when she pukes or passes out in…

Nine outrageously expensive drinks in Las Vegas

Vegas loves to test your limits. If you think a $15 to $20 cocktail is overpriced, think again. There are some decadent drinks in Sin City that can literally empty your bank account. We’ve recently scoured the bars, nightclubs and restaurants in this epicenter of excess and found nine luxury…

10 Vegas nightspots with fabulous views

Numerous bars and nightclubs in Las Vegas boast spectacular views of the Strip and downtown as well as of the city’s most celebrated attractions. Imagine sipping a cocktail high above the glittering desert valley. Or getting your groove on a stone’s throw away from some breathtaking fountains. When the scenery…

10 of the most unique bars in Vegas

It’s not difficult to find a drink in Las Vegas. Whether you favor a distinctively crafted cocktail or a pint of beer, Sin City has a fabulous bar to quench your thirst. From themed watering holes to sophisticated wine haunts, here are 10 of the most unique places on the Strip…

Where to celebrate National Beer Day in Vegas

Skip having a glass of wine or spirits in favor of a beverage brewed from malt, yeast, hops and water on April 7. That’s because it’s National Beer Day! Here are 10 great places in Las Vegas to raise a toast with a pint of your favorite suds. Cabo Wabo…

10 restaurants in Vegas with cool bar scenes

Looking for a fun spot to drink and be social but don’t feel like hitting the clubs? Check out some of Las Vegas’ most popular restaurants. More than just great places to eat, they also have vibrant bar scenes – and there’s never a cover charge. Here are 10 of…

Award-winning mixologist talks about mixing things up in Vegas

Las Vegas bartender Anthony Alba doesn’t just make drinks. He’s a mixologist. “The ‘ology’ of ‘Mixology’ means the ‘study of’ or ‘science’ [and] that being said it’s about asking questions, coming up with a hypothesis and running experiments to come to a conclusion based on data, not just because that’s how one…

Where to watch the World Cup in Vegas

So you couldn’t wait an extra month to make your, hopefully, infamous trip to Vegas and it’s putting a major strain in your plans to follow the 2010 World Cup soccer tournament. You’ve downloaded apps on your phone so you can keep up with the action and you’ve set your…

Eating Mexican on the Strip means unlimited choices

Mexican food is everywhere these days, and Vegas is no exception.  Whether you like enchiladas, tacos or churros, there’s a Mexican bar/restaurant nearby. As for drinks, many places serve the highest grades of tequila such as “reposado” and “añejo.” Among noteworthy recent resaturant openings are Cabo Wabo and Hussong’s Cantina.…

Watch the best flair bartenders in Vegas mix you a drink

Flair bartenders mix drinks while they juggle and flip bottles and shakers with amazing skills. Vegas is home to many of the best. So, next time you want your cocktail served with flair, try going to one of the following places. 1. Kahunaville at Treasure Island Hotel & Casino 2. Carnaval…

Where to find a wine bar in Vegas

While there’s no shortage of drinking establishments in Vegas, if you’re partial to wine bars you need to do some research—unless, of course, when we do the researching for you. Below is a list of the best wine bars on the Strip and in other major resorts. All of them…

Clubbing under the stars in Vegas

Drinking and partying is the Vegas way. Bars and nightclubs range from the neighborhood watering hole to the most sophisticated dance club imaginable, where the action tends to happen within four walls. However, if you are the type who would like to have fun outdoors without being too far away from…

The Eastside Lounge for an Eastside girl

One of my favorite new places to go is the Eastside Lounge at Encore. This is partly because the “Eastside” portion has a duplicitous meaning — it’s on the east side of the Encore lobby, but it also reminds me of an intimate gathering spot you would find after carefully seeking out…