‘Tis The Season to Eat, Drink and Be Merry at Caesars Entertainment Las Vegas Resorts

posted on Dec-05-2019

‘Tis The Season to Eat, Drink and Be Merry at Caesars Entertainment Las Vegas Resorts


LAS VEGAS (Dec. 5, 2019) – This holiday season, Caesars Entertainment Las Vegas Resorts are decking the halls and rolling out festive offerings for guests celebrating the merriest time of the year in Las Vegas.

The Feast of Seven Fishes

Italian-born Giada De Laurentiis continues the annual Feast of the Seven Fishes tradition at her namesake restaurant, GIADA at The Cromwell, with a delicious tasting menu available on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. Guests can celebrate with an antipasti platter of baccala arancini, Sicilian tuna crostini with sundried tomatoes and olives, coppa salumi and EVOO braised octopus. For the second course, choose between king crab with angel hair pasta with swiss chard and taleggio fonduta or spaghetti and clams with lemon gremolata and parmigiano-reggiano. For the third course, guests will have the difficult decision between grilled swordfish with farro risotto, tiny vegetables and fennel citrus salad or Hawaiian red snapper with black truffle parsnip “fettuccini,” pea shoots and lemon crema. For dessert, De Laurentiis is taking a page from her “Giada’s Holiday Handbook” tv show with Zuccotto with almond cherry semifreddo and panettone, or hot cocoa souffle with toasted marshmallow gelato and chocolate sauce.

Giada De Laurentiis putting the finishing touches on Christmas at GIADA at The Cromwell

The iconic Italian institution, Rao’s at Caesars Palace, will offer a Feast of the Seven Fishes menu with a variety of à la carte seafood specials from Chef de Cuisine Fatimah Madyun including: Rao’s seafood tower featuring 1 pound of Maine lobster tail split, three snow crab claws, shrimp, calamari and more; baked clams; grilled octopus; linguini and clams; lobster and shrimp ravioli; frutti di mare; and pan seared branzino. This specialty menu is only available on Tuesday, Dec. 24.

Holiday Dining Offerings

Caesars Palace

  • Gordon Ramsay Pub & Grill is serving up its British twist to Christmas Day with a festive prix-fixe menu for $80. To start, enjoy pan seared diver scallops with roasted heirloom carrots, chickpeas and lemon. The entrée is Ramsay’s specialty, roasted beef wellington with black truffle potato, swiss chard and mushrooms and a red wine demi. Add a butter poached lobster tail for an additional $15. For dessert, experience another Ramsay signature with sticky toffee pudding served with vanilla ice cream and warm toffee sauce.


Sticky Toffee Pudding at Gordon Ramsay Pub & Grill at Caesars Palace. Credit Caesars Palace.

  • On Christmas Day, Rao’s will feature several specialty dishes including: Italian wedding soup; potato gnocchi in sausage ragu; branzino livernese; and braised pork shank. For those with a sweet tooth, don’t miss the chocolate peppermint yule log with gold dusted berries.
  • Restaurant Guy Savoy will serve its Christmas Prestige menu ($385 per guest) on Tuesday, Dec. 24 and Wednesday, Dec. 25 and will feature exquisite courses including: crab salad and Osetra caviar; coco beans and foie gras terrine; octopus in cold steam; Chef Guy Savoy’s signature artichoke and black truffle soup; brie fermier black truffle; a choice between guinea hen, gnocchi and sauce albufera and A5 Kagoshima Japanese Wagyu beef; and more. For reservations, reach out to GuySavoy@caesars.com.

Restaurant Guy Savoy’s famous artichoke and black truffle soup. Credit Caesars Palace.

Bally’s Las Vegas

  • The famed steakhouse, BLT Steak, will feature a variety of holiday blackboard special dishes beginning Tuesday, Dec. 24 and running through Monday, Jan. 6. For appetizers options, guests can experience butternut squash soup or seared foie gras. Entrée options include dry-aged prime rib, seared sea scallops and rack of lamb. Sides include braised Brussels sprouts with honey crisp apple, loaded sweet potato with spiced pecans and applewood smoked bacon. For dessert, try the chocolate-chestnut tart or cranberry spiced bread pudding. In addition to being available a la carte, guests can order these dishes in a holiday prix-fixe coursed special for $90.

Harrah’s Las Vegas

  • Oyster Bar & Grill will feature a few festive dishes to its already robust menu. A 10-ounce filet topped with truffle butter, served with garlic mashed potatoes, roasted carrots and asparagus and fresh truffle shavings will be available for $50. End with a choice of traditional pecan or apple pie, or pumpkin cheesecake for $8.
  • Flavors Buffet will make guests feel right at home with its Christmas Day menu that includes classic festive flavors in dishes like honey baked ham, cranberry and rosemary stuffed pork loin, herb and butter roasted turkey, roasted baby yams, eggnog pound cake and a selection of holiday pies. Other highlights include: crab artichoke salad, roasted butternut squash and bacon soup, salmon Oscar with bearnaise sauce, spinach crusted seabass with lemon herb, grilled oysters topped with herb garlic butter, Dungeness crab legs, pumpkin angel food cake, cranberry Christmas cake and more.
  • Enjoy a holiday dinner while taking in the incredible views from Ruth’s Chris Steak House’s floor-to-ceiling windows. On Dec. 25, enjoy a starter, entrée, side dish and dessert paired with a glass of house white or red wine for $95 per person. Selections include: lobster bisque or steak house salad; roasted turkey breast served with gravy, sausage and herb stuffing and cranberry relish or 16-ounce. prime rib served with garlic mashed potatoes and green beans; and additional sides of sweet potato casserole or cauliflower au-gratin. To end the evening on a sweet note, choose between white chocolate bread pudding or eggnog crème bruleé.

The incredible view at Ruth’s Chris Steak House at Harrah’s Las Vegas. Credit Erik Kabik.

The LINQ Promenade

  • Off the Strip Bistro & Bar will celebrate Christmas Eve with festive specials. Check out the prime rib dinner served with fingerling potatoes, asparagus and au jus for $34 or the chicken cordon bleu made with Canadian bacon and cheese, served with mashed potatoes and topped with Beurr Blanc sauce for $29.
  • Looking for a quick festive bite? Stop by Gordon Ramsay Fish & Chips on Dec. 25 for a beef wellington with sea salt chips, truffle mayo and bordelaise sauce, cost is 18.99 with a beverage included. For those with a sweet tooth, don’t miss the sticky toffee pudding ice cream bar for $6.99.

Paris Las Vegas

  • Enjoy Burger Brasserie this Christmas with a specialty a la carte menu, featuring a roasted golden beet salad ($11); bacon wrapped beef tenderloin served with a twice baked loaded potato, roasted baby carrots and red wine demiglaze ($28); sweet potato pecan pie ($8) and pumpkin crème brûlée ($8).
  • Le Village Buffet brings the charm of France to a festive buffet setting. Holiday featured dishes include crab legs; roasted duck confit; a carving station of glazed ham, prime rib and roasted turkey; chicken supreme with black truffle; soy glazed salmon; crepes made to order; and a variety of traditional and non-traditional sides, salads, entrees and desserts. These specialty selections will be available on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. Make your reservation now on OpenTable.

Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino

  • Spice Market Buffet will spice things up this Christmas with a two-day holiday feast of specialty brunch and dinner dishes. From 7 a.m.-3 p.m., experience a mixture of festive flavors like roasted turkey breast and glazed ham coupled with brunch favorites like roasted slab bacon, pulled pork eggs benedict, spinach and artichoke frittata and more. For dinner, additional dishes include, chimichurri leg of lamb, roasted garlic thyme prime rib, crab-stuffed sole with roasted fennel cream, seafood paella, BBQ ribs and pork loin with red onion and pear compote. Don’t miss the customizable mac and cheese station as well as other international fare from Mexico, Latin America and the Middle East. These specialty dishes will be available Christmas Eve and Christmas Day with brunch from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. for $32.99 per person, and dinner from 3 p.m. to 10 p.m. for $35.99 per person.

Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino

  • Celebrate with one of the best views from 50 floors above at VooDoo Steak. Guests can experience a prix-fixe menu with a choice of Caesar salad or lobster bisque to start, followed by an appetizer of applewood smoked slab bacon and then an intermezzo. For entrées, choose between a 20-ounce. bone-in ribeye or a 10-ounce center cut choice beef filet, both served with whipped potatoes and jumbo asparagus spears. For dessert, choose between crème brûlée or a melted chocolate dome with vanilla ice cream and Chantilly cream. The menu is available for $99 or $120 with Jack Daniel’s pairings. Call 702-777-7800 for reservations.

Cool Activities

The LINQ Promenade has turned into a modern winter wonderland with Holiday Magic, featuring festive décor and live entertainment from now through Wednesday, Dec. 25. Don’t miss the nightly holiday stage show at the top of the hour from 6 to 9 p.m. featuring seasonal songs mixed with hip-hop favorites—all accompanied by LED-costumed dancers, stunt acrobatics, street “elves” and snowfall. New to Holiday Magic this year is an interactive tree light display, where guests can create their own personalized light show straight from their phones’ playlists. The technology includes 16 strands of lights on a 12-foot-tall tree, which will twinkle in syncopation with music selections from guests’ smartphones.

Holiday Magic returns to The LINQ Promenade.

Holiday Entertainment Offerings

Caesars Palace

  • Absinthe is a fantastical blend of carnival and spectacle, featuring wild, outlandish acts performed on an intimate, circular stage where the audience is as close to the action as possible. Tickets are still available for 8 p.m. and 10 p.m. on Dec. 25 at The Roman Plaza at Caesars Palace.

Bally’s Las Vegas

  • Potted Potter takes on the ultimate challenge of condensing all seven Harry Potter books (and a real-life game of Quidditch) into seventy hilarious minutes. Tickets are still available for 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. on Dec. 25 inside The Magic Attic.
  • Paranormal – Mind Reading Magic is an afternoon of mystery, magic, hypnosis and mind-reading that will leaves guests astonished and amazed. Tickets are still available for 4 p.m. on Dec. 25 inside The Magic Attic.
  • Xavier Mortimer’s Magical Dream takes the audience on an unforgettable adventure. Spectators sit in awe as magic poetically unfolds through more than 14 acts in this dreamlike production. Tickets are still available for 6 p.m. on Dec. 25 inside The Magic Attic.
  • Complete with games, points and prizes, The Miss Behave Game Show is a hilarious and audience interactive production. Tickets are still available for 8 p.m. on Dec. 25 inside The Back Room.

Harrah’s Las Vegas

  • Tape Face is a silent sensation that delivers audiences a unique comedy show through an eccentric, whimsical experience that can be enjoyed by all ages, backgrounds and languages. Tickets are still available for 7 p.m. on Dec. 25 inside The House of Tape.
  • Menopause The Musical paints a vivid, hysterical portrait of what real women endure during this “milestone” of life while leaving no topic untouched. Tickets are still available for 7:30 p.m. on Dec. 25 inside Harrah’s Cabaret.

Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino

  • With breathtaking acrobatics, dazzling choreography, thrilling theatrical lighting, and magnificent music, WOW - The Vegas Spectacular, transports audiences into a world of wonder. Tickets are still available for 7 p.m. and 9 p.m. on Dec. 25 inside the Rio Showroom.
  • Known for their outrageous blending of magic and comedy, Penn & Teller's Las Vegas show skewers traditional hat-and-rabbit magic tricks with provocative, hilarious and often amazing results. Tickets are still available for 9 p.m. on Dec. 25 inside Penn & Teller Theater.

Flamingo Las Vegas

  • Provocative, daring and scintillating, X Burlesque brings adult fantasies to the stage in a bubbly production show led by a troupe of gorgeous dancers. Tickets are still available for 10 p.m. on Dec. 25 inside the X Burlesque Theatre.
  • Piff and Mr. Piffles, the World’s only magic performing chihuahua, perform a selection of their greatest hits featuring their signature approach to conjuring that puts a new twist on the traditional magic show during Piff The Magic Dragon. Tickets are still available for 8 p.m. on Dec. 25 inside the Piff the Magic Dragon Theatre.

The LINQ Hotel + Experience

  • With superlative vocals and musicianship, dynamic enthusiasm and a genuine love of the music they perform, The Bronx Wanderers recreate the magic of an era. Tickets are still available for 4 p.m. on Dec. 25 inside Mat Franco Theater.
  • Laugh, cry and be amazed, all in one spectacular magical performance, Mat Franco – Magic Reinvented Nightly. Tickets are still available for 7 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. on Dec. 25 inside Mat Franco Theater.

For more information on Las Vegas events, please visit http://www.caesars.com/las-vegas/.

About Caesars Entertainment

Caesars Entertainment is one of the world's most diversified casino-entertainment providers and the most geographically diverse U.S. casino-entertainment company. Since its beginning in Reno, Nevada, in 1937, Caesars Entertainment has grown through development of new resorts, expansions and acquisitions. Caesars Entertainment's resorts operate primarily under the Caesars®, Harrah's® and Horseshoe® brand names. Caesars Entertainment's portfolio also includes the Caesars Entertainment UK family of casinos. Caesars Entertainment is focused on building loyalty and value with its guests through a unique combination of great service, excellent products, unsurpassed distribution, operational excellence and technology leadership. Caesars Entertainment is committed to its employees, suppliers, communities and the environment through its PEOPLE PLANET PLAY framework. For more information, please visit www.caesars.com/corporate.

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