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Las Vegas Restaurants

Whether you’re looking to dine in Michelin-starred resplendence or grub on down-home diner fare, there’s a Las Vegas restaurant to fulfill your craving. Enjoy such celebrity chef hotspots as Brian Malarkey’s Searsucker at Caesars Palace or Giada de Laurentiis’ eponymous restaurant at The Cromwell. Chow down on greasy grub at Guy Fieri’s Vegas Kitchen & Bar at The LINQ or load up on globally inspired eats at Bacchanal Buffet inside Caesars Palace, where you’ll also find famed French Chef Guy Savoy’s only American restaurant.

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Eiffel Restaurant Sheds New Light on Vegas Dining

What you’re about to see could revoluntionize how you eat, and share your food, in Las Vegas. Eiffel Tower Restaurant at Paris Las Vegas has begun a pilot program that offers foodies better illumination to photograph and share their food with friends. The free, new service embraces the growing number of people who photograph their….

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Saddle Up: National Finals Rodeo Fever Hits Vegas

It’s that National Finals Rodeo time of the year in Vegas again, and local resorts are finding new ways to “cowboy up” with free entertainment and specials galore. At Flamingo Las Vegas, Western Underground, fronted by former world champion bareback rider Chris LeDoux will perform free each night through Dec. 7 at 10:30 p.m. This….

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Ten Things to Be Thankful for in Las Vegas

It’s a great time of year to stop and reflect upon just how lucky we are, to renew our sense of appreciation for the things we sometimes take for granted. Here, then, are our “Ten Things to Be Thankful for in Las Vegas.” (With a TM at the end, of course.) 1. Flesh. Oh, yes,….

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Sweetest Vegas Deal of the Season: Serendipity 3

We’re betting you’re going to have the uncontrollable urge to French kiss a certain Las Vegas blog when you hear about this exclusive hook-up! Here’s the skinny (but not for long, trust us): Get a succulent 25% off your tab at Serendipity 3 at Caesars Palace just for mentioning this Pulse of Vegas Blog, the….

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Steakhouse 46 Closes: Five Steakhouse Alternatives

Steakhouse 46 at Flamingo Las Vegas has officially closed up shop, we’re sad to say. This beloved steakhouse was named after the year the Flamingo first opened, 1946. Bonus Flamingo factoid: The original Flamingo hotel cost $6 million to build. “So, now where will I ever find great steak on the Strip?” you ask, providing….

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Today’s “So, You Think You Know Vegas?” Quiz

Today’s quiz asks, simply, where in the hell is this? Sorry about the language, but we want to ensure this blogs stays edgy. So, what in the hell are you waiting for? Post your best guess in the Comments section for bragging rights.

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This Blog’s Top 10 Favorite Things to Eat in Vegas

Easy list! The creme brulee at the Eiffel Tower Restaurant at Paris Vegas currently holds all 10 spots in this blog’s “Top 10 Favorite Things to Eat in Vegas.” And for the record, we are a Las Vegas blog, not a top-10-list-maker-upper. Just deal. P.S. This list is subject to change given that Las Vegas….

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Margaritaville Pirate Makes Best Balloon Hats Ever

If there’s one area where Vegas excels, it’s in the realm of defying expectations. You enter Margaritaville at Flamingo Las Vegas, for example, and see a giant pirate on stilts making balloon hats, and you maybe wince a little and think, “Uh, thanks, but no.” Then, miraculously, the towering pirate makes what is possibly the….

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Guy Savoy’s Ham is So Good, It Should Be Illegal

Until a few months ago, “jamon iberico” (or iberico ham) was illegal, at least in the United States. Now, it’s one of the featured delicacies at Vegas’ own Guy Savoy restaurant, inside Caesars Palace. Guy Savoy serves the very best jamon iberico, called jamon iberico de bellota. Bellota can cost close to $100 a pound,….

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Diet, Schmiet, It’s Vegas, Baby!

Hey, when you’re in Sin City, it’s time to let loose, to go big or go home, to cast aside all those silly concepts like “restraint” and “calorie counting” and “portion control,” right? Prime example: The Planet Hollywood Dog at Pink’s inside, well, Planet Hollywood. Have your dog plain back home, but when you’re at….

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Meatball Eating Champ Defends Title at Rio Vegas

This being-a-Vegas-blog thing has its highs and lows. A definite high last year was covering the first “Martorano’s Masters Meatball Eating Championship.” See our sauce-soaked coverage. It’s a year later, and on Nov. 7 (at noon), a group of top-ranked eaters will be at it again, as Joey “Jaws” Chestnut defends his title. Last year’s….

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One of the Best Shows in Vegas is Edible: IcePan

Today’s Las Vegas discovery is part show, part attraction, part restaurant, but all revelation. It’s IcePan! IcePan at Harrah’s Las Vegas looks like just about any other ice cream shop, but it’s anything but ordinary. For starters, the ice cream is made from scratch, right before your eyes. The whole process takes about two minutes,….

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Today’s Thing We Wish We Had Our Mouth On

Today’s tempting bit of Vegas decadence is the Raspberry Napoleon at Eiffel Tower Restaurant at Paris Las Vegas. The gorgeous example of culinary artistry next to the Raspberry Napoleon is blancmange. Yes, actually, this blog knows what blancmange is. How insulting. We are a foodie! (We also have the Interwebs.) Blancmange is a dessert made….

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Payard Patisserie & Bistro Snags “Best Lunch” Honors

Vegas Seven magazine has announced its restaurant awards, and one of the stand-outs is Payard Patisserie & Bistro at Caesars Palace, taking home honors in the category of “Best Lunch.” This blog has touted Executive Chef Gregory Gourreau’s prix fixe lunch menus for, oh, ever. How the price of these delicious, three-course lunches sits at….

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Today’s Vegas Hook-Up: Free, Free and More Free

Remember that “Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome” movie, and at one point, Max has to spin this “Wheel of Horrific Punishment” to determine his fate? (Bonus points if you remember what he landed on.) Anyway, today’s hook-up is just like that wheel, except that it involves beer and free food, rather than, you know, death and….

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