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October 2020 Archive

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RESTAURANT NEWS

Openings

Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino reopened on October 8th and is one of the very last resorts on the Las Vegas Strip to do so. For now, the hotel is only open Thursday through Sunday, but the gaming floor and restaurants are open daily. Reopened restaurant and bar outlets include Gordon Ramsay Burger, Starbucks (located in the lobby), Heart Bar, Extra Lounge, Café Hollywood, Earl of Sandwich, Chick-fil-A and Strip House. Senior vice president/Planet Hollywood general manager Jason Gregorec said, “We look forward to welcoming guests back with a continued emphasis on our enhanced health and safety protocols. Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino , 3667 Las Vegas Blvd. S., Las Vegas, NV 89109, 702-785-5555, 877-333-WISH.
 
Triple B—Brooks Brothers Burgers is now open at the Rainbow Club Casino in downtown Henderson. The décor features an old school soda parlor counter and seating with booths and banquettes. The kitchen is helmed by chef Scott Pajak, who won an episode of Food Network’s Chopped and spent 18 years with the Emeril Lagasse organization, including almost 10 as executive chef at Lagasse’s Stadium at The Palazzo. The menu lists several burger options, all of which are priced at $10.99 and include fresh 10 oz 100% USDA Choice Angus beef patties; French fries or tater tots; coleslaw; kosher dill pickle; and Coca-Cola beverage of choice. Non-beef options include a turkey burger, caprese grilled chicken sandwich, fried shrimp po-boy, fried chicken sub, grilled portobello mushroom burger and beer battered fish sandwich. Desserts are hand dipped chocolate, vanilla or strawberry milkshakes or root beer floats served with fresh whipped cream and topped with a cherry. Triple B—Brooks Brothers Burgers, 122 S Water St., Henderson, NV 89015, 702-565-9777.
 
Park MGM and NoMad Las Vegas have reopened, marking the final MGM Resorts’ properties around the world to open following COVID-19 closures. A new facet of the resorts is that they are the Las Vegas Strip’s first smoke-free casino resort. Restaurants reopened include Eataly Las Vegas Italian Marketplace—walk-up and sit-down venues making fresh pizzas, pastas and sandwiches and a retail store featuring hard-to-find Italian products; Bavette’s Steakhouse & Bar—serving multi-tiered seafood towers, dry-aged bone-in ribeyes and lamb chops with décor paying homage to Gilded Age opulence; The NoMad Bar—inspired by the old theaters of Paris, a casual cocktail and dining venue reminiscent of the famed New York City destination; and Primrose—South of France-inspired restaurant featuring approachable breakfast and lunch menus filled with fresh produce, with an emphasis on open-fire cooking. Park MGM, 3770 Las Vegas Blvd. S., Las Vegas, NV 89109, 702-730-7777, 888-529-4828.
 

News Bytes

Freedom Beat Brings Back Weekend Brunch
Freedom Beat at the Downtown Grand has brought back its Freedom 2 Brunch, offered every Saturday and Sunday from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. A dozen dishes, such as chicken & waffles, sunny egg & potatoes, shrimp & grits and the Elvis waffle are “all you can eat,” priced at $24.99. All-you-can-drink options are mimosas or well bloody Marys for $10. The Classics section of the menu, with prices ranging from $8-15, includes eggs Benedict, steak & eggs, chicken fried steak and egg white and basil pesto frittata; and the Creations section, ranging from $12-14, lists smoked pork mac n cheese with poached egg, tater tot waffle & smoked salmon and spinach parmesan toasts. To view the full brunch menu visit full brunch menu and to make a reservation email FreedomBeatRes@downtowngrand.com. Freedom Beat, Downtown Grand, 206 N. 3rd St., Las Vegas, NV 89101, 702-719-5315.
 
Gordon Ramsay Steak Multi-course Tasting Menu
Gordon Ramsay Steak at Paris Las Vegas is offering a multi-course tasting menu priced at $155 per person with an optional wine pairing for an additional $75. Included are Scotch egg with Berkshire pork sausage and red wine braised cabbage paired with Taittinger, La Francaise, Brut, Champagne, France N.V.; hamachi crudo with pickled mushrooms, puffed rice, miso vinaigrette and lime aioli matched with Albariño, Agro de Bazán, Granbazán Etiqueta Verde, Rias Baixas, Spain 2017; saffron risotto with diver scallop, wild mushroom, haricot vert and mushroom crisp paired with Aurelien Verdet, “Le Prieuré,” Bourgogne Hautes-Côtes de Nuits, France 2016; land & sea beef Wellington with butter poached lobster, glazed petit vegetables and potato purée matched with Caymus, Cabernet Sauvignon, Napa Valley 2018; and sticky toffee pudding with brown sugar toffee sauce and brown butter ice cream paired with Broadbent, Malmsey 10 Year, Madeira, Portugal. Gordon Ramsay Steak, Paris Las Vegas, 3655 Las Vegas Blvd. S., Las Vegas, NV 89109, 702-946-4663; 702-946-7000.
 
North Italia Offering Date Night Bundle for Two
North Italia is offering a date night bundle for two in celebration of National Pasta Month, available for takeout and delivery, from Oct. 14-Nov. 1. Priced at $50, couples get their choice of any two signature pastas, a side of freshly baked parmesan garlic bread and either a to-go margarita or red sangria. Pastas include the house-made chicken pesto, burrata tortelloni, Bolognese, short rib radiatori and squid ink mafaldine. For more information, visit the official website. North Italia, Rampart Commons, 1069 S. Rampart Blvd., Las Vegas, NV 89145, 702-507-0927.
 

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Closings

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