Bill’s Gamblin’ Hall & Saloon is a little casino with a big heart, and now it’s getting a big vote of confidence with a $185 million renovation. The optimally-located hotel-casino, which sits at the corner of Flamingo Boulevard and Las Vegas Boulevard, next to Flamingo Las Vegas, will close temporarily on Feb. 4, 2013 for….
As has been the case since the very inception of Las Vegas in the early 17th century (just go with it), Sin City nightclubs are once again pulling in major talent for their New Year’s Eve weekend celebrations. Today, we learned singer and TV personality CeeLo Green will perform live on Dec. 30, 2012 at….
In what has somehow become an annual ritual, this blog will now rattle off 21 things to be thankful for in Las Vegas. Post your own things in the Comments section. 1. Mini Plates We love buffets, like the new Bacchanal Buffet at Caesars Palace, where the food is served in little plates. It’s like….
It’s easy to overlook Koi Las Vegas, because it’s a little hidden on the Mezz (second) level at Planet Hollywood, but the flavors and nightlife are hard to miss. Koi’s restaurant and lounge combo is a mix of Eastern design and Hollywood style, with a focus on Japanese-inspired food (“with California accents”), as well as….
Recent improvements outside the Margaritaville Casino at Flamingo Las Vegas have resulted in a prime new spot for people-watching on the Las Vegas Strip. The new patio area, just outside the 5 O’Clock Somewhere Bar, has tables and seating, perfect for checking out the non-stop action on The Strip. Recent construction has also widened the….
No, it’s not a word (yet), but “burlomedy” is exactly what Sin City Comedy delivers. Part stand-up comedy and part vintage burlesque, there’s something for everyone at this recently re-located offering at Planet Hollywood. Formerly located in Planet Hollywood’s Miracle Mile Shops, Sin City Comedy moved into new digs on the hotel’s mezzanine level (called….
Things get wild in Las Vegas for Halloween as the world’s most uninhibited city gets even more uninhibiter, which we’re not even sure is an actual word. Think your town has a lot of “sexy fill-in-the-blank” costumes on Halloween? Sin City takes those costumes, spanks them, and sends them home crying to their mommy. Or….
This blog loves it some Bill’s Gamblin’ Hall & Saloon, and not just because it has “Saloon” in its name. There are so many things to love, in fact, if we were to list everything, we would need a bigger Internet. Instead, we’re picking five at random. We hope you like them. But if you….
Everybody knows the world’s coming to an end in December, right? At least according to those pesky Mayans. Well, if anyone can make the most of a cataclysmic event, it’s Las Vegas! (After all, the city used to host atomic test explosions the same way Times Square hosts New Year’s Eve.) PBR Rock Bar at….
The construction wall outside the new Gordon Ramsay Pub & Grill at Caesars Palace sports the as-yet-unseen restaurant’s logo, and a prominent British bulldog provides a glimpse of things to come. The latest culinary effort by TV’s most colorful chef is expected to open by the end of 2012. Gordon Ramsay Pub & Grill is….
The Linq just got a serious dose of realness! In case you hadn’t heard (hint: visit this blog more often), The Linq is a $550 million district coming to the center of the Las Vegas Strip that will include copious amounts of retail stores, dining and entertainment, as well as a giant observation wheel called….
Today’s free Las Vegas meal idea comes from our friends at Carlo’n Charlie’s restaurant at Flamingo. Learn more about this irreverent restaurant on the official Flamingo Las Vegas site, or find them on Facebook.
The Old Homestead Steakhouse restaurant at Caesars Palace does a lot of things well, and you can add cocktail-making to the list. Today’s thing we wish we had our mouth on is a Negroni, pictured below. This cocktail is a perfect combination of equal parts Beefeater 24 gin, sweet vermouth and Campari, whatever that might….
When you think “value in Las Vegas,” Imperial Palace leaps to mind like a gazelle being chased by a lion. Or something. The Imperial Palace has upped the value game once again, at its Sports Bar (near the hotel’s Sports Book), with a Happy Hour we think might just be the best in Vegas. First,….