The Velveteen Rabbit is stylishly decorated with funky wallpapers, antique-looking chairs, and exposed light bulbs hanging from the ceiling, providing dim lighting. It's located in the Arts District of Las Vegas, so you're likely to find a more local crowd. They work to bring in local artists and performers to liven up the space. They serve beautifully presented cocktails and also have a good selection of beer on tap.
The Chandelier is an opulent bar located in the Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas. The centerpiece here is an enormous chandelier structure made from two-million crystal beads. Boasting three bars, no efforts are spared in serving the best cocktails to patrons. Try the Fire Breathing Dragon, made with Bacardi Dragon Berry, raspberry puree, lemongrass, and Thai chili syrups.
Spread over an area of 40,000 square feet (3,700 square meters) in the Encore Wynn Las Vegas, XS nightclub is generally considered one of the hottest clubs in the world. The interior is divided into the main clubbing area and a patio overlooking the European pool. The provocative and inviting ambiance of this venue is a natural draw for the party-goers of Vegas, who usually flock here to enjoy an exciting night on the town. With several well-stocked bars inside and more outside near the pool, you're never too far from your drink of choice. The extravagant decor of XS Nightclub is simply breathtaking, with lush draperies, cushy seating and the ultimate in special lighting effects.
Nine Fine Irishmen is about as close as you'll come to an authentic New York recreation of a real Irish pub - in Vegas. Located on the grounds of the Strip's New York-New York, the two-story pub keeps throngs of gamblers and party people coming back for pints of Guinness, plates of Irish Stew and Shepherd's Pie (as well as decidedly American fare like turkey burgers and shrimp pizza), dueling pianos, and more.
Just wait until you walk into the Double Down Saloon. The walls are covered in weird drawings and vulgar murals. It is located close to the University of Nevada Las Vegas, and has a loyal following. It is a very interesting place if you want to meet a lot of different kinds of people. The drinks here comically named and include a bacon martini. Live bands play here and there are plenty of fun events going on, such as punk rock bingo. It's open 24-hours, so you can come escape from the giltz and glamour of The Strip any time.
You'll find a party night or day at Marquee, the club at Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas. During the day, watch world-famous DJs perform poolside, while you relax in a cabana. At night, hit the dance floor in the main room of the club, which features a 40-foot (12-meter) LED DJ booth and a projection stage, making for a visually stunning experience. Both areas of the club feature a full food menu, in case you work up an appetite on the dance floor or in the pool.
Located on the lobby level of the massive MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, this is a gathering place for an older and more sophisticated crowd. Specialty drinks, imported beers, people-watching and live entertainment are the main features. Enjoy their creative cocktails, like their signature Pink Blush made with raspberry vodka, rum, cranberry juice and a splash of sour and Sprite. There are mimosas in the morning, vintage champagnes in the afternoon and scotch flights in the evening, plus good cigars for after dinner enjoyment. The setting is sleek and subdued with tasteful live entertainment scheduled regularly. The bar is open 24 hours a day. -Lottie Tagupa
Enjoy massive portions of authentic Mexican food and a variety of tequila-based drinks at Tequila Taqueria. With vintage leather furniture and posters of prominent figures in the history of Mexico, the ambiance and food mingle to provide a dining experience like no other. Their flour and corn tortillas is freshly pressed each day. Dig into Mexican delicacies like guacamole, tortas, enchiladas, tacos, fajitas and much more. Accompany your food with any of the 43 types of tequilas, margaritas, sangria or other cocktails. You can also try out a couple of their 10 types of Mexican beer.
The Buca Cafe Italiano is a lively place serving delectable Italian fare. With different menus for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Although the courses served here are quite appetizing, the upbeat, animated atmosphere of the restaurant is enough to make you like this place. Favorite local delicacies include French Toast and Berry Belgium for breakfast, Supremo Italiano Pizza and Buffalo Chicken Sandwich for lunch and Lobster Spaghetti and Rib-eye for Dinner. You can wash down the meals with a steaming cup of coffee or a refreshing drink at the bar. The bar menu consists of an extensive range of hand crafted sangria's, cocktails, wines and beer. Considering how good everything here is, definitely try out the Buca Cafe Italiano even if you are not in the neighborhood. The drive will be well worth the delicious meals awaiting you.
The Flamingo Las Vegas Hotel offers a great buffet with the most interesting atmosphere in town. The tropical room features huge windows overlooking waterfalls and lagoons filled with flamingos, birds of paradise, swans and penguins. Breakfast features egg dishes, fruit and fresh pastries. Lunch and dinner offerings include international foods, stir-fry, pasta and dessert selections.
Outfitted for guests looking to be transported to paradise, Margaritaville is the perfect place to dine out or even have a drink and socialize. While sitting in a tropical setting, you will sip from an over-sized, refreshing margarita and enjoy fajitas, barbecue ribs, fresh salmon, and much more. With the outdoors, tiki style décor, and friendly service, this restaurant brings locals and tourists together. Many private parties have been held here in the past, and both small and large groups can rent out the space for a pretty penny. Taking after the commercial atmosphere of Las Vegas, this restaurant even offers you the chance to buy a t-shirt, pair of flip-flops and interesting souvenirs on your way out.
Spend an evening in Dubai or in New York or in some other famous city of the world at the Vista Cocktail lounge located inside the ritzy Caesars Palace hotel. Wondering how? Well, the sophisticated and upscale lounge has LED views that keep changing regularly to popular world cities. Coming to the cocktails, guests are spoilt for choice as the menu is quite extensive and the cocktails are extremely tempting. Patrons can order regional specialties of the city that is set- something that you won't get a chance to do anywhere else in the town! If you are hanging out in a group, the punch bowls are a must. A talented line up of DJs make sure that the music complements the night's scene. Football fever is at an all time high at Vista as there are special cocktails crafted around the game and you can shout out to your favorite team while watching the game on one of their flat-screens.