Las Vegas’ dining scene continues to thrive with the debut of fresh new concepts and revived favorites.
Following the success of its Crimson in Bloom pop-up experience, Red Rock Casino Resort & Spa has debuted its next spirited drinking and dining destination, on display through July. Dubbed Crimson at Knight, its latest experiential concept provides the ultimate immersion for hockey fans. Pass through its icy entrway to cheer on Vegas’ hometown team featuring a life-size Fleury goalie photo-op plus plenty of enticing elements that embrace the Vegas Born spirit. Settle in indoors or outdoors and indulge in bites like crispy chicken and Angus sliders, salt-and-pepper chicken wings, golden nachos or chipotle pork ribs. Then, sip a Jack Daniels-spiked Frosted Puck cocktail or sweeten things up with The Fleury, a concoction of Grey Goose Essences strawberry and lemon grass, lemon and Bud Light lemonade. And when the action on the big screen comes to a winning end, a DJ will keep the party going long past the final goal. Let the games begin. 702.797.7877, redrockresort.com
Oysters and clams on ice at Estiatorio Milos
Experience some of The Venetian and Wynn Las Vegas’ top restaurants in a single day thanks to Lip Smacking Foodie Tours and its latest offering, Afternoon Culinary Adventures. Running seven days per week at 1PM, the 2 ½-hour excursion allows guests to taste more than 10 signature dishes teamed with VIP service at the best tables in the house. Begin the adventure at The Venetian, where Smith & Wollensky will delight carnivores with premium cuts of steaks before venturing to Sugarcane to embrace the bright flavors of South and Southeast Asia. Dive into elegant seafood offerings with a Greek twist at Estiatorio Milos, then wrap things up at Cipriani at The Wynn to enjoy a taste of Venice without leaving the Las Vegas Strip. An expert guide will lead you through each stop, where three to four dishes await, ensuring every guest leaves satisfied. 888.681.4388, lipsmackingfoodietours.com
Order bottle service and a sausage and broccoli rabe pizza at Kassi Beach House.
The excitement at the new Virgin Hotels Las Vegas continues to build with the debut of Kassi Beach House, a concept that wishes to transport you to the Italian seaside from restaurateur Nick Mathers and the Wish You Were Here Group. Executive chef Josh Stockton is serving brunch, dinner and dessert in a beach-chic setting featuring VIP daybeds and cabanas, plus exclusive booths in the intimate Rattan Room. Raise an Amalfi slushie and live la dolce vita. 702.693.4000, virginhotelslv.com
Singer Stefani Parker will headline Mayfair After Dark at The Mayfair Supper Club at Bellagio.
Bring glamour to your Friday or Saturday night at Bellagio, where The Mayfair Supper Club has relaunched its beloved Mayfair After Dark experience. Dinner and a show is taken to dazzling new heights thanks to a gourmet menu, bottle service and the vocal stylings of headliner Stephani Parker, who will glitter in a show inspired by 1950s Hollywood. MGM Resorts International Chief Hospitality Officer Ari Kastrati says it best: “The high-energy atmosphere of the experience along with a vibrant production of talented performers delivers the wow factor at every turn.” 702.693.8876, themayfairlv.com
After years of jetting off to Italy’s beloved Amalfi Coast, celebrity chef Bobby Flay is bringing its refined flavors to Caesars Palace at his newest restaurant, Amalfi by Bobby Flay. “My time in that region inspired me to bring fresh fish, perfectly made pastas, herbaceous flavors and so much more to Caesars Palace,” shares Flay. “Amalfi is special because I get to showcase my passion through my signature bold flavors, but in an all-new way that will evoke the tastes, smells and feels of Italy.” Expect dishes like a whole fish, grilled over charcoal or roasted al forno, plus signature sweets, including pistachio olive oil cake and dark chocolate tiramisu in a gorgeous setting designed by Olivia Jane Design & Interiors. 866.733.5827, caesars.com
Photography by: Anthony Mair; Tim Atkins; Courtesy of Kassi Beach Club; Courtesy of MGM Resorts International; Courtesy of Caesars Entertainment