Over-the-top Vegas has just the treats to seduce you into indulging during the holidays. Satisfy your sweet tooth and get into the holiday spirit with these gourmet holiday desserts, chocolates and cocktails. Peppermint Hollytini Trying to get in the mood to finish shopping your Christmas wish list shopping? Nothing says “holiday” like Trevi’s Happy….
Don’t think for one second that Sin City skips over the holidays. After all, it is arguably the best place in the world to get “merry.” (Pass the eggnog.) So what that there’s no snow in the desert that is “glist’nin.” It is still easy to get lost in the beautiful sight that makes us….
Ok, so Las Vegas isn’t the FIRST place I think of when it comes to traditional Thanksgiving feasts. But tradition is highly overrated, right? Vegas offers some of the best restaurants in the world, and quite a few of them have special Thanksgiving menus. So if you plan to be in Las Vegas for Thanksgiving,….
Downtown Las Vegas is in for quite the milestone weekend as the inaugural Life is Beautiful revelry hits town October 26-27. But even with its big-name headliners such as Kings of Leon, Vampire Weekend and Beck, it has mushroomed into much more than a music festival. But if this is “Vegas’ version of Coachella” as….
Much-anticipated news on the wheeling and dealing at The Linq and its crown jewel, the High Roller observation wheel, is surfacing as December nears. The first phase—meaning about the first third of the landmark district’s 30-plus tenants—is set to open by the end of the year. While there are plenty of strictly-shopping and dining forums….
NBC’s smash hit “Parks and Recreation” filmed its 100th episode this week and shooting wraps tomorrow morning for the milestone show. Jim O’Heir, who plays the lovable punching bag Jerry Gergich, is jetting on a plane to Las Vegas for some much-needed R&R at Bally’s. As Vegas prepares for a Jerry invasion, O’Heir shared two….
Chef Nobu Matsuhisa is synonymous with the world’s best sushi and Japanese food. His luxe Nobu brand has now expanded to 22 restaurants worldwide, complete with his new venture into posh hotels, the first location being Nobu Hotel at Caesars Palace, which opened in April. Its shining jewel is Nobu Caesars Palace restaurant, his largest….
Iron Chef winner Kerry Simon is a fixture in the local dining scene and is best known for his gourmet take on all-American comfort food (waffle fry nachos and cotton candy, anyone?). At his hip KGB: Kerry’s Gourmet Burgers hot spot at Harrah’s, fans of the edgy restaurateur keep coming back for more every time….
Uber-famous Chef. TV Star. Inspiring Restauranteur. Triathlete? For Gordon Ramsay, the traditional day of rest is a ton more ambitious than say – pretty much any other person on earth. We sat down with the iconic chef mere minutes after he finished the Las Vegas Iron Man 70.3. If you are wondering what such an….
Who knew grabbing a bite to eat would be so rewarding? On Friday, August 30 (around 6:20 p.m.), Bacchanal Buffet at Caesars Palace celebrated its one millionth guest, Yao Cheng, with a royal prize package. If there’s anything better than eating at this award-winning Las Vegas buffet, this would be it. Cheng’s winnings included the….
The modestly priced $777 Kobe Beef and Maine Lobster Burger at Le Burger Brasserie recently made Venere Travel Blog’s list of The Most Unique Burgers in America. It’s possibly the best way to spend $777 in Las Vegas. This burger at Paris Las Vegas has a Kobe beef patty topped with a Maine lobster tail,….
On October 9, Chef Nobu and his talented, 28-chef entourage will host a master chef event the likes of which we have never seen. Ok, we’ve seen a lot but this still sounds like a foodie extravaganza. If you love Nobu, this could be something you want to consider. Priced at $195/person, the Nobu….
With so many exciting grand openings on the Las Vegas Strip, there’s a lot to look forward to for 2014. Now add celebrity chef and TV personality Giada De Laurentiis’ debut restaurant to the list. If you’re a fan of the Emmy Award-winning chef’s show, “Giada at Home,” then you’re really in for a treat. Her restaurant is slated to open in conjunction with the Strip’s….
There’s a new bar in town and it might just be the fanciest one in Vegas. Welcome FIZZ Las Vegas, a champange lounge and bar featuring high-end champagne and couture cocktail offerings in a sophisticated, stylish atmosphere. FIZZ will also showcase bright, eye-popping art — a perfect opportunity for cocktail party conservation. You can even follow up….
The simplest definition of serendipity is “finding something good without looking for it.” Wouldn’t it be nice to have these fateful moments more often? While we may not experience exactly what John Cusack and Kate Beckinsale’s characters shared in 2001′s “Serendipity,” you can have your own love-at-first-sight moment in Vegas. When you visit Serendipity 3 at Caesars Palace, you’re always….