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.
Located 800 feet (244 meters) above the ground atop the Stratosphere Hotel Casino, Top Of The World Restaurant offers a view of Las Vegas that is unmatched. The room rotates slowly at 360 degrees per hour so you can see the entire city from every angle. The service is superb and the excellent menu features steaks, fresh fish, and lobster. Cocktails and a moderately priced wine list are available. A dinner at the Top of the World is truly an unforgettable dining experience. Before dinner, consider riding the roller coaster at the top of the building.
Located in Caesar's Palace Hotel and Casino, Bacchanal Buffet offers 500 delicious items daily, including king crab legs, prime rib, and oysters. This 25,000-square-foot (2,323-square-meter) establishment has ample room to seat 600 people. Besides the usual lunch and dinner options, they also offer breakfast and a weekend champagne brunch. There are nine areas where you can watch the chefs in action while they prepare the food. Food lovers could spend hours filling their plates and stomachs at Bacchanal Buffet.
The tranquil setting of the Tea Lounge at Mandarin Oriental Las Vegas is perfect for an afternoon tea. Their collection boasts a wide range of blends made with tea leaves collected around the globe. Pastries, English scones, cupcakes, juices, coffee, and cocktails are also available. Take in an amazing view while you sip your drink and converse. It's truly a beautiful way to spend an afternoon.
Located in Caesars Palace, this high-end establishment has a definite Vegas flair complete with bold colors and luxurious fabrics. Celebrity chef Bobby Flay offers an intriguing menu which includes coffee rubbed filet mignon with mushroom-ancho chile sauce, fresh corn tamales, and fire roasted veal chop. Make sure to save room for dessert as many of Mesa Grill's confections are not to be missed. The bar features top-shelf tequila alongside an extensive wine list.
Spanakopita, mousaka, pastitsio, tabouli, babaganoush. To the untrained ear that may sound like gibberish, but to the uncompromising palate, those are names of delicious dishes from the Mediterranean. Thankfully, there is no need to travel all the way to the Mediterranean to sample good food. Right here in Vegas is a place serving homemade Greek food. Market Grille Café was voted "Best of Las Vegas" for 2009, 2010 and 2011 by the Las Vegas Review Journal. Every item on the menu is homemade from recipes handed down through the generations. For those wanting to escape the glitter of Vegas and experience the atmosphere and flavors of the Mediterranean, Market Grille Cafe is the place to go. Try their award-winning Aphrodite’s Cheesecake.
Mr. Chow is one of the New York City transplants that has invaded Sin City, and just like Rao's, Nobu and Payard Patisserie, it has been welcomed with open arm to the venerable Caesars Palace. It's located on the second floor with views of the Garden of the Gods pools below, and the menu features favorites like Beijing Duck, glazed prawns and the famed champagne service cart. The decor is elegant, the tables are made for sharing and the desserts are extraordinary, everything which makes for an excellent night out.
Just when the people of Las Vegas were coping with the onslaught of scrumptious steaks from Gordon Ramsay Steak, the celebrated chef has come up with yet another gem of a restaurant on The Strip. It is located inside the Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino, and as the name suggests, serves burgers as its specialty. Be it the traditional American burgers or his specialty Hell's Kitchen burger, the menu comes with a variety of gourmet burgers difficult to find elsewhere in the city. Made from the freshest of ingredients, the focus here is on the preparation of its patties which is done on an open flame fired by wood. Complementing the burger treat is the selection of more than 20 craft beers that are available on tap. For desserts, delicious pudding milkshakes like the coconut pudding with strawberry shake, and caramel milkshake with butterscotch pudding, are handcrafted to perfection. Book a table in advance as the restaurant attracts a large crowd during the peak hours.
Trevi is a new Italian Brasserie located in the heart of the Forum Shops at Caesar's Palace. A perfect lunch stop for the avid shopper or an elegant pre-show dining choice, Trevi offers a full menu which includes specials including a Soup and Risotto of the day, Italian sodas in a variety of flavors, and delicious desserts in a Romanesque café style atmosphere surrounding the 'Fountain of the Gods.' Trevi offers formal service with casual dress. A full bar is available with a specialty drink menu including Pomegranate Cosmos, Frozen Lemon Sorbetinis and other Italian inspired spirits. Whether you want a glass of fine wine and a delicious appetizer or a full Italian dining experience, Trevi will serve your needs.
Tommy Rocker, either alone or with his band, provides much of the entertainment in this establishment. There is a full menu, and locals like to come here for lunch. Video poker is available at the bar and a pool table stands at the ready for a game or two. Unique cocktails are served including an awesome Bloody Mary. If the Caribbean is your bliss, you will like this place. It is also the home of the Las Vegas Parrothead Club!