Author: rssmasher

Du-Par’s Restaurant at Golden Gate Closes Abruptly

Find Search for: A beloved downtown Las Vegas fixture, Du-par’s Restaurant & Bakery at Golden Gate, has closed. Employees were informed of the closure mid-afternoon on Feb. 7, 2017, and the restaurant shut its doors permanently at about 6:30 p.m. the same evening. It was originally announced Du-par’s would close at midnight, but the plug was pulled early, probably [Read More...

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Amorino at Linq Promenade is Destination Gelato

Linq Promenade has had a recent string of successes with openings including In-N-Out and Gordon Ramsay’s Fish & Chips. A new gelato shop, Amorino, could end up stealing the spotlight, though, especially when summer rolls around. Amorino is a gelato brand already familiar to Europeans, and now the delicious Italian ice cream has made its [Read More...

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Las Vegas Chick-fil-A Restaurants Are a Monster Success

It’s been just a couple of weeks since two Chick-fil-A locations opened in Las Vegas and both joints are, as predicted, enjoying a mind-boggling level of success. The two restaurants have been at virtually maximum capacity since opening on Jan. 26, 2017. According to a law enforcement official, one Chick-fil-A location (9925 S. Eastern Ave., Henderson) served [Read More...

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“Le Reve” at Wynn Provides an Over-the-Top Escape

We figured it was high time to dive into “Le Reve” at Wynn Las Vegas, and the dazzling show certainly doesn’t disappoint. “Le Reve” at Wynn is quintessential Las Vegas spectacle, and it’s no secret nobody does spectacle better than Sin City. Or hangovers. But mostly that first thing. “Le Reve,” French for “The Dream,” is a [Read More...

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Jay Leno, Brad Garrett Taping on Fremont Street Accompanied by Drama

Comedians Jay Leno and Brad Garrett were spotted on Fremont Street taping an episode of CNBC’s “Jay Leno’s Garage.” The duo drew quite a crowd on Jan. 27, 2017, as they interacted playfully with fans and showed off a vintage car, Brad Garrett’s 1948 Chrysler Town and Country. The “Garage” segment was taped largely on [Read More...

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