Time Magazine’s World’s Greatest Places-Las Vegas

By kerry callahan | July 20, 2021

Excess and innovation Time Magazine JULY 20, 2021 6:33 AM EDT New casinos, new restaurants and an Elon Musk–developed tunnel system are among the exciting developments that are part and parcel of Las Vegas’ post-pandemic rebound. A major addition to the city’s casinos is Resorts World Las Vegas, which opened in late June and comprises three…

Sand Dollar Lounge to open location at Plaza in downtown Las Vegas

By kerry callahan | July 15, 2021

Las Vegas Sun By Bryan Horwath (contact) Monday, July 19, 2021 | 7:15 p.m. The Sand Dollar Lounge, a live music and craft cocktails bar, will soon have a sister location at the Plaza in downtown Las Vegas, officials announced today. The bar will be constructed near the gaming floor and could be opened in October, Plaza…


By kerry callahan | July 15, 2021

STAFF PICK—BEST NEW NEIGHBORHOOD ITALIAN: AL SOLITO POSTO Las Vegas Weekly Staff Thu, Jul 15, 2021 (2 a.m.) Only a culinary genius like James Trees could take a massive space previously occupied by a chain restaurant and turn it into a spot that feels this intimate. The offerings—house-made focaccia, fresh pastas (don’t miss the radiatore), classics…

Fourth of July tacos at Madero Street Tacos

By kerry callahan | July 2, 2021

Yahoo News July 2, 2021 Chef Francisco at Madero Street Tacos in downtown Las Vegas has created a special Fourth of July taco. The tacos with red, white and blue shells will be available on Saturday only. Madero Street is located on East Carson Avenue between 6th and 7th streets.

Creating thrills and stirring memories, a quarter at a time, at the Pinball Hall of Fame

By kerry callahan | May 16, 2021

Travel Weekly By Paul Szydelko | May 16, 2021 The massive room on the Las Vegas Strip is filled with guests playing hundreds of coin-operated machines. But instead of gambling on slot machines, they’re playing pinball machines. Instead of hitting jackpots, they’re collecting thrills a quarter at a time. The Pinball Hall of Fame, a presence in Las…


By kerry callahan | April 15, 2021

Las Vegas Weekly Genevie Durano Thu, Apr 15, 2021 (2 a.m.) I reconnected with a friend recently, someone I haven’t seen much during the pandemic, the sort of mini reunion many locals are sure to experience in the coming weeks and months. My friend and I met up at Ada’s Wine Bar in Tivoli Village,…


By kerry callahan | April 14, 2021

Las Vegas is set to come out of Covid-19 better than ever CNN Matt Villano • Published 14th April 2021 Surprisingly, the food scene in Las Vegas has grown during the pandemic.Perhaps the most notable addition: Al Solito Posto, the newest restaurant from chef James Trees.Trees, a James Beard award finalist last year for his work at Esther’s…


New book captures the Las Vegas cocktail scene

By pwsadmin | December 17, 2020

Buy A Book! We recommend Las Vegas Cocktails by Sivan Gavish. Las Vegas Cocktails is the most lengthy collection of original cocktail recipes we’ve seen in years! And the best part? It features over 100 recipes collected from local lounges, bars and restaurants. Sivan first contacted us to include The Golden Tiki. From there, we…


Restaurant owners get creative in coping with COVID restrictions

By pwsadmin | December 16, 2020

By Heidi Knapp Rinella and Al Mancini Las Vegas Review-Journal December 16, 2020 – 8:47 am   With Southern Nevada restaurants and bars facing another month of being limited to 25 percent of capacity, owners and managers are coming up with creative ways to add square footage and offer services tailored to a pandemic-prudent public, while…


Miracle On Spring Mountain at Sand Dollar Lounge

By pwsadmin | December 10, 2020

Who Needs a MIRACLE right about NOW? You know you do. You yearn for Christmas Sweaters. Kitschy Decs. Holiday Shenanigans. Despite our PANDEMIC woes, there are still ways to get all the holiday feels this winter season at the legendary Sand Dollar Lounge. Co-Owner Anthony Jamison chats with Chefs Lorraine Moss & Louiie Victa about…