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.
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.
This laid-back sports bar promises cold beer, hot wings, and stromboli you'll never forget. Part of what makes it so memorable is the portions. You'll have a hard time getting through a full order. Crispy on the outside, and filled with meat and cheese, the stromboli is best enjoyed with a side of marinara and ranch for dipping. Whether you come in to cheer on your favorite sports team or indulge in a filling meal, you'll see why Four Kegs Sports Bar was featured on the show Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives.
The Olive Hookah Lounge and Mediterranean Grill is a favorite local spot for experiencing the fun culture and delicious foods of the Middle East and Mediterranean. Chow down on platters of creamy hummus with warm pita bread, dolma, falafel, shwarma and more. Once you've had your fill, move on to the main event: the hookah. With over 25 different flavors of tobacco, you can surely find one that will satisfy your whole crew. Weekends feature live belly-dancing performances.
If you enjoy your beer warm and you like to call your French fries "chips," you will love this place. It is an authentic British pub, with dark paneling, green accents, and an old-style, over-sized bar with rotating bar stools. You won't just find British beer here, but also several popular International brands. If you love beer, their extensive selection of more than 30 beers and ciders should satisfy most enthusiasts. From Fish and Chips to the Lamb with Yorkshire Pudding served on Sunday, the pub offers authentic British favorites to go with your pint of Guinness. With lovely outdoor seating, a lively ambiance, old school jukebox and entertaining quiz nights; Crown & Anchor is something of a local institution. For a small corner of Britain in the heart of Las Vegas, the Crown and Anchor Pub offers a great experience.
Vamp'd is best described as a cross between a biker bar and a live music venue for fans of rock 'n' roll, with just a hint of vampire lore. Gritty and cool in the best possible way, Vamp'd is a fine choice if you're in the mood for a break from the glitzy nightclubs of the Strip. The bar serves up a great variety of cocktails and beer, although the Bloodbath is the way to go if you really want the full Vamp'd experience. The food menu features the usual pub fare, with burgers, wraps and delicious appetizers to whet your appetite. While the drinks are strong and the food is tasty, what draws in the crowds is the Count's fabulous live music line-up, featuring some truly great rock bands. With modern light and sound systems to boot, Vamp'd offers the ultimate concert experience in an intimate setting that really brings the music to life.
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.
With splendid views of the famed Bellagio fountains, the sparkle of Sin City and an enviable spot on the Las Vegas Strip, Hexx Kitchen + Bar housed in Paris Las Vegas couldn't do better. Or that's what you think. Wait until you dig into their chic, elegant American fare whipped from fresh ingredients. Open 24 hours a day, stop by here for a delectable brunch after a memorable night, or make your night memorable here at dinner. Beautiful patio views go wonderfully with the Roasted Branzino and the Lamb Osso Buco. Meanwhile, a thoughtful wine list demands your attention with their white and red wines. Post dinner, stop by at their bean-to-bar chocolate boutique and get your fill of cocoa pleasure.
High energy and high action, this lively bar is one of the better country Western and rock and roll bars on the strip. Located at the Miracle Mile shops in Planet Hollywood, this spacious bar and grill is the perfect place to enjoy everything from breakfast to pizzas, burgers and more. The evening brings cold beer, whiskey and lots of fun and dancing when the restaurant hosts a long list of live bands, events, DJs and more. There is a spacious outdoor patio for those who want to soak in the sun along with all the action on the Vegas Strip. -Lottie Tagupa
Fronting the Treasure Island Resort and Casino, this world famous country Western hot spot is turning heads on the Las Vegas Strip. The location is easy to find and the atmosphere inside is filled with lots of energy and fun. There is BBQ, whiskey, entertainment and even a mechanical bull that offers up prizes and surprises for those who manage to ride it for eight seconds. Most nights there is live music, and the other nights may bring bikini bull riding. -Lottie Tagupa
A stubbornly casual ambiance welcomes party freaks at Señor Frog's, a hip Mexican joint and cocktail bar in Treasure Island Hotel & Casino. Overlooking the city's bustling Strip, this vibrantly decorated eatery serves up staple Mexican eats and innovative cocktails. At Señor Frog's, fun gets a new meaning as it enthralls its guests with Latin nights, Reggae Vybz acts on Fridays and the much-popular bikini competitions over the weekdays. With its vivid red exteriors crowned with a massive green-colored frog perched atop, it is difficult to miss this party venue on the Strip. The main dining area downstairs serves up delicious fajitas, chimichangas, enchiladas and tortilla chips, while the upstairs bar features well-laid out bar stools and a stage that regularly hosts DJ nights, live gigs and karaoke.