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.
Most restaurants or bars tend to be strong in either the cocktails or cuisine category, it's a rare gem when you find an establishment that is equally amazing at both. Herbs and Rye is one of those very gems in the glittering city of Las Vegas. Their artisanal cocktails are not just an afterthought, and neither is the exquisite farm to table food. Small plates and decadent dishes feature fresh ingredients that have been married together to create fantastic flavor profiles, from their pork chop and figs with gorgonzola and a demi-glaze, to the beef tartar with just the right amount of capers and dijon mustard. Cocktails are handcrafted with care by expert mixologists that pull tried and true recipes from both the Golden and Gothic Age to feature stellar choices like the Pimms Cup or a Negroni.
Tao is a nightclub that is simply stunning. From the cascading waterfalls and rose petal-filled pools to the 16-foot (4.9-meter) Buddha statue, the surroundings set a standard that the menu fully lives up to. At Tao your palate is in good hands as the menu features pan-Asian dishes, mixing Hong Kong Chinese, Japanese, and Thai to create an eclectic menu. Tao also gives you a great taste of the Vegas nightlife. They frequently host parties with their resident DJs pumping up music until the early hours of the morning. TAO is also home to a lounge and a banquet hall for events, meetings and conferences. Spread over 60000 square feet, (5574.18 square meters), TAO is the place to be, whether you want to dig into fine cuisine, dance the night away, relax with a tantalizing cocktail or simply socialize and have a good time.
Trendy nightspots don't get any more delicious than Firefly, found just east of the Strip and constantly packed with the young and beautiful. Its hipness is beyond justified; the mojitos are as good as you'll find anywhere else in Vegas and the light, fun cuisine is highlighted by small dishes such as ham and cheese croquetas, crispy duck rolls and boquerones. If you're too hungry for tapas, try the steak frites or paella, a hearty saffron rice dish loaded with fresh shellfish and chorizo sausage.
Aces & Ales is a must-visit in Las Vegas for beer lovers. Serving over 70 varieties of draft beer, and 150 bottled beers, Aces & Ales attracts casual and serious beer connoisseurs. Keri Kelli, of the rock band Alice Cooper is one of the owners, so you might luck out and spot a celebrity while you're here. There are plenty of TV screens around showing sports, and Monday night is karaoke night.
Kabuki Japanese Restaurant offers delectable Japanese fare in an ambiance suitable for family dining. Friendly service, great quality of ingredients and an upscale ambiance accentuates the dining experience here. The menu includes choices like seafood hibachi, spicy miso ramen and a huge selection of sashimi and sushi rolls. Kabuki also features a large selection of sake and sake based cocktails.
Experience fine-dining at its best at celebrity Chef Brian Malarkey's Searsucker taking over the Las Vegas Strip with its contemporary American cuisine. Designed by award-winning interior decorator, Thomas Schoos, the restaurant offers a hip vibe with its exposed brick walls, mismatched chairs and suspended rope lights. The impressive bar menu features innovative cocktails and signature spirits perfect to get the party started. Nestled in the Caesars Palace, the restaurant offers the ideal atmosphere to set you in the mood for an an epic night ahead.
Chayo Mexican Kitchen + Tequila Bar is an ultra-stylish place for savoring authentic Mexican food. Its highlight is a luxurious terrace with beautiful views of the palm-lined street outside. The dining room is a plush space, adorned with an aquarium and a large rodeo bull for joy rides. This mechanical bull lends his name to the restaurant and serves as its prime mascot. The menu is loaded with typical Mexican items such as Oaxacan Chopped Salad, Crispy Habanero Chicken and Pork Enchiladas, while the lounge serves at least 50 tequila varieties, including Peligroso Tequila Cinnamon Liqueur. You can also take your pick from different tequila cocktails and five kinds of mezcal. The multiple televisions screens in the bar always air live sports events and help create a lively ambiance.
Cabo Wabo Cantina Las Vegas is an upbeat bar with lots of recreational fun. The bar is an ideal place to socialize, dance on the loud music and a perfect place for party goers. They offer a great variety of specialties like Shrimp Tacos, Mexiyaki Wings, along with some house made cocktails. A must visit bar for friendly service, lavish meal menu and great variety in ales and cocktails.
Gordon Ramsay Pub & Grill at the Caesars Palace is a casual chic spot in the heart of Las Vegas. A brainchild of famous chef and revered TV personality Gordon Ramsay, this pub drips off traditional English-style ambiance. The main area features two ritzy dining spaces consolidated as one, a unique concept by the acclaimed chef. The pub offers an exciting menu of nearly 36 on-tap brews and over 50 bottled varieties. Pub grub list comprises staple bites like the legendary fish and chips and those zesty sausages. Large TV screens broadcast live sports feed, thus welcoming sports lovers and gourmands alike. For its stubbornly British character and savory offerings, Gordon Ramsay Pub & Grill was rated Best British Pub of 2015 by the Las Vegas Review Journal.
Located in Caesar Forum Shops, this cigar shop and cafe is a unique spot that attracts only the most discriminating cigar aficionados. The cafe is a warm and inviting place with seating that overflows outside. It's the perfect spot to pull up a chair and sip on a mojito while watching the throngs of tourists pass though the mall. The shop also has a notable list of whiskeys, a short menu of snacks and quick bites, and a surprisingly good list of coffees. For those who just have to enjoy a cigar while watching your favorite sports team, the plasma screens make this the perfect spot. -Lottie Tagupa
Organic and fresh ingredients have never tasted so good! Located inside the Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, Holstein’s offers American cuisine with an emphasize on hamburgers. Have a specialty burger or sausage and pair it with a milkshake and a side such as french fries.