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article Chef to unveil brunch at Las Vegas restaurant Sidebar (2/27/2020)
(Las Vegas) -- Sidebar, the 80-seat venue that has been operating recently as a private event space adjacent to Triple George Grill on Third Street, will launch a...
article Las Vegas bars: These are our favorite places to imbibe (1/31/2020)
(Las Vegas) -- It’s easier than ever to find an excellent drink in Vegas — beyond the 62-ounce frozen margaritas at the walk-up bar. Here’s a list of...
article New Las Vegas Organization Promises to Open Doors for Women Chefs (1/8/2020)
(Las Vegas) -- A new Las Vegas-based organization plans to bring together female restaurant industry mentors with newcomers to help them navigate the hospitality world....
article The Prettiest Las Vegas Restaurants That Opened in 2019 (12/30/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- Local restaurants and bars alike debuted pretty new spaces in Las Vegas over the past year. Gorgeous Mott 32, fun Best Friend, and captivating Mama Rabbit...
article Making spirits bright in Las Vegas (12/27/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- The winter months call for smooth, rich cocktails that mix together sweet and savory ingredients. Bold, full-bodied recipes that warm the body.
article Vegas’ Strip restaurant chefs are opening top-notch spots away from the glitz (12/23/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- A growing number of talented Las Vegas chefs are trading steady salaries and the job security of prime casino restaurants to forge their own paths. The...
article Flamingo Las Vegas to launch new steakhouse that channels its gangster past (12/20/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- Donny and Marie Osmond recently closed their 11-year run at the Flamingo Las Vegas. The hotel-casino’s steakhouse shut down too. Now, the resort...
article The 23 Most Important Las Vegas Restaurant Openings of 2019 (12/17/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- More than 200 restaurants opened in Las Vegas, and 2019 isn’t even over yet. The breaadth of Asian cuisines in Las Vegas only grew with teppanaki,...
article VIDEO: Opening ceremony of the first Chick-fil-A restaurant inside a casino (12/9/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- Opening ceremony of the first Chick-fil-A restaurant inside a casino at the Golden Nugget on Monday, Dec. 2, 2019
9 Total Articles on this Issue

Hard Rock

article I Went to Planet Hollywood, Rainforest Cafe and Hard Rock to See Who Still Eats There (2/25/2020)
(London) -- When I was younger, all I wanted was to stuff my face in one of three restaurants: Planet Hollywood, The Rainforest Cafe or The Hard Rock Cafe. The London...
article The 19 best bites of 2019: Our food critic picks his favorite South Florida restaurant dishes (12/21/2019)
(Florida) -- As usual, it was a stressful year. As usual, there was comfort in food. As usual, I ate too much and remember too little. But I remember some of the bigger...
article Boozy ice cream concept opening at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino (12/17/2019)
(Florida) -- The Seminole Hard Hotel & Casino just keeps getting sweeter (and boozier). In early December 2019 the Sugar Factory officially opened at the casino. It...
article Mariah Carey's team tipped $0 on recent $500 meal in New Jersey: report (12/17/2019)
(New Jersey) -- Mariah Carey and her team worked up quite an appetite when the diva played the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Atlantic City, NJ, on her “All I...
article New Sugar Factory location opens this weekend at Hard Rock Tampa (12/12/2019)
(Florida) -- This weekend, Seminole Hard Rock Casino is getting its newest and sweetest addition yet, as the craft candy and dessert restaurant Sugar Factory opens this...
5 Total Articles on this Issue

Sycuan Tribe

press release The Buffet at Sycuan Casino Resort Announces Several New Additions (2/25/2020)
(California) -- Sycuan Casino Resort announced several exciting additions to The Buffet including a full-service cocktail bar, All-Day Buffet Passes and nightly dinner...
article Sycuan steakhouse earns prestigious rating (12/20/2019)
(California) -- Bull and Bourbon, Sycuan Casino Resort’s new steakhouse, has earned the prestigious AAA Four Diamond rating, joining an exclusive club of only...
2 Total Articles on this Issue

Election 2020

article The Most Powerful Restaurant Workers in America (2/20/2020)
(Las Vegas) -- Line cooks, food runners, servers, and dishwashers are not often thought of as politically powerful. They struggle with long hours, low pay, and job...
1 Article on this Issue

Mohegan Sun

article Tony Luke’s expands cheesesteak empire with casino location (2/13/2020)
(Pennsylvania) -- A taste of Philadelphia has set up shop in the Mohegan Sun Pocono casino, and it replaced a ribbon-cutting with a cutting of a giant cheesesteak.
1 Article on this Issue

MGM Springfield

article MGM Springfield announces restaurant changes: Here’s what is replacing Cal Mare (2/6/2020)
(Massachusetts) -- MGM Springfield announced this week that it will open Costa, described as a classic Italian restaurant, on Feb. 28. It will go in the space now...
article MGM’s Chandler Steakhouse a premium dining experience with some surprises (1/9/2020)
(Massachusetts) -- Whether it’s after a big win at the poker tables or a night out with someone special, The Chandler Steakhouse offers prime cuts of steak and...
article Wahlburgers Construction Begins At MGM Springfield (1/6/2020)
(Massachusetts) -- Wahlburgers has finally begun construction on a new location at the MGM Casino in Springfield. Initially announced to be part of the casino’s...
article Wahlburgers begins construction of restaurant at MGM Springfield (1/1/2020)
(Massachusetts) -- Equipment is in place to begin building the long-expected Wahlburgers restaurant at MGM Springfield, on a cleared lot at the corner of Main and Union...
4 Total Articles on this Issue

Crown Ltd

article Dinner by Heston at Melbourne's Crown Casino underpaid staff by more than $4 million (2/3/2020)
(Australia) -- Dinner by Heston, which operates out of Melbourne's Crown Resort, charged up to $295 per head its "immersive experience" degustation meals.
article Exclusive restaurant fronted by MasterChef regular Heston Blumenthal owes its employees at least $4MILLION in biggest underpayment scandal to rock the industry (2/3/2020)
(Australia) -- A high-end restaurant fronted by MasterChef regular Heston Blumenthal owes its staff more than $4million after years of under paying them. Dinner by...
2 Total Articles on this Issue

Rincon Casino

article First Native American Brewery in Southern California Opens at Harrah’s Rincon (1/29/2020)
(California) -- Harrah’s Rincon officially opened the first Native American craft brewery in Southern California Wednesday, featuring a signature IPA made from...
1 Article on this Issue

Food Sovereignty

article Pop-Up Dinners That Share a Culture, Course by Course (1/28/2020)
(New Jersey) -- At pop-up restaurants, where chefs temporarily set up shop in a dining room, a barn or even a dorm room, dinner is an improvisation, more jazz than...
article Pueblo Harvest Cafe (1/14/2020)
(Arizona) -- In 1976, the 19 tribes that make up New Mexico’s Pueblo population gathered to open Albuquerque’s Indian Pueblo Cultural Center on a patch of...
article Off the Rez, Seattle's first Native food truck, opens café in revamped Burke Museum (1/10/2020)
(Washington) -- You can now access Seattle’s favorite Native American cuisine food truck, Off the Rez, without having to check where they’re rolling to next...
article You da Mohn: Chef evolves with café at Tamaya (12/31/2019)
(New Mexico) -- Santa Ana Café underwent a $3.24 million renovation to capture New Mexico’s essence through its food, decor and head chef Patrick Mohn. Mohn said...
4 Total Articles on this Issue

Illinois Gaming

article Brunching And Gambling: Jelly Cafe Approved For Video Gaming Terminals (1/28/2020)
(Illinois) -- The Illinois Gaming Board approved Jelly Cafe for a video gaming license last month; however, all businesses looking to add video gaming in Mount Prospect...
1 Article on this Issue

Arkansas Gaming

article Casinos Use Dining to Build Loyalty, Brand (1/26/2020)
(Arkansas) -- Dining and drinking are increasingly important ingredients of the casino experience, industry experts say, and all indications are that Arkansas’ new...
1 Article on this Issue

Ak-Chin Indian Community

article Harrah’s Ak-Chin Resort and Casino re-opens Agave’s Restaurant (1/20/2020)
(Arizona) -- After a four-month renovation and refresh, Agave’s Restaurant located at Harrah’s Ak-Chin Resort and Casino has re-opened with a whole new look...
1 Article on this Issue

Pechanga Casino

article A casino chef shares a recipe for riches (1/17/2020)
(California) -- Marie Surakal serves legions of fortune-seekers Lunar New Year meals at Bamboo in the Pechanga Resort Casino in Temecula. “The dumpling name in...
1 Article on this Issue

MGM Resorts

article Now Open: MGM Grand Gets Saucy with International Smoke Las Vegas (1/13/2020)
(Las Vegas) -- Chef Michael Mina and restaurateur Ayesha Curry bring the heat from the kitchen to the table with their wildly popular dining concept International Smoke...
1 Article on this Issue

Pascua Yaqui

article This Tucson chef was named the best in Arizona by a national contest (1/12/2020)
(Arizona) -- There's a brand-new contest in the food industry, and guess who won?! Local chef Roderick LeDesma of PY Steakhouse at Casino del Sol was just named the...
1 Article on this Issue

Turning Stone

article Resturant Week at Turning Stone starts next week (1/8/2020)
(New York) -- Turning Stone Resort Casino recently announced the return of Restaurant Week, an exclusive culinary event featuring signature three-course dining...
1 Article on this Issue

Washington, D.C. Gaming

article Washington D.C.'s two restaurants apply for sports betting licenses (1/8/2020)
(Washington D.C.) -- Downtown D.C. The Bottom Line and Shaw’s Tavern on Florida Avenue NW have applied for sports betting licenses, according to D.C.’s...
1 Article on this Issue

Maryland Gaming

article José Andrés’s Casino-Based Seafood Restaurant Will Close Next Week (1/7/2020)
(Maryland) -- Fish, José Andrés’s seafood restaurant tucked inside MGM National Harbor, is closing next week. Washingtonian first reported on the impending shutter...
1 Article on this Issue

Quapaw Tribe

article Red Oak Steakhouse: The Quapaw tribe supplies the meat and produce in this Oklahoma casino restaurant (1/2/2020)
(Oklahoma) -- The Quapaw Native American tribe has a reputation for agricultural excellence. Settling in the junction of the Arkansas and Mississippi rivers (in modern-...
1 Article on this Issue

San Manuel Tribe

article Casino Insider: Here’s a look at San Manuel’s new high limit rooms, Asian restaurant (12/27/2019)
(California) -- There’s been a lot of construction rising all around San Manuel Casino, including a six-story parking garage and the start of a hotel as the...
1 Article on this Issue

Foxwoods

article Connecticut's Most Expensive Restaurant Is In Mashantucket (12/21/2019)
(Connecticut) -- Looking to impress your partner on the next date night? Well, we've got a restaurant for you. Though you'll probably have to clean up at the...
1 Article on this Issue

Macau Gaming

article BLOG: Grand Lisboa the only with two Michelin 3-starred Restaurants (12/19/2019)
(Macau) -- SJM’s Grand Lisboa continues to set records as Asia’s leading dining destination by earning recognition once again for Robuchon au Dôme, The 8 and...
article Wynn on the rise as 20 Macau restaurants featured in Michelin Guide Hong Kong Macau 2020 (12/18/2019)
(Macau) -- Three new Michelin stars, split between two restaurants, were the latest additions to Macau’s gastronomy ranking in the Michelin Guide Hong Kong Macau...
2 Total Articles on this Issue

Navajo Gaming

article Navajo Gaming acquires Flagstaff’s iconic Horsemen Lodge property (12/17/2019)
(Arizona) -- The Navajo Nation Gaming Enterprise (Navajo Gaming) recently purchased a 14.1-acre parcel and buildings in Coconino County known as The Horsemen Lodge...
article Gaming Enterprise buys Flagstaff restaurant (12/12/2019)
(Arizona) -- The Navajo Nation Gaming Enterprise is continuing to diversify its holdings, announcing this week the purchase of a restaurant north of Flagstaff.
2 Total Articles on this Issue

First Nations

article Elements Casino Mohawk is proud to launch The Buffet (12/11/2019)
(Ontario) -- A day or night out with friends and family should be relaxing, lighthearted and fun – the perfect distraction from our busy day-to-day lives. At...
1 Article on this Issue

Wynn Boston Harbor

article Encore casino’s restaurants are a good bet (12/8/2019)
(Massachusetts) -- I’m no gambler, but I sure am an eater. So it was with complete enthusiasm that I headed to a six restaurant dine-around at New England’s...
1 Article on this Issue

California Gaming

article Casino Insider: Where to eat at Southern California casinos for Christmas (12/7/2019)
(California) -- It seems like Thanksgiving was just last week (and it was), but now the area’s casinos are looking ahead to Christmas. Here’s what they...
1 Article on this Issue

Arizona Gaming

article Arizona restaurant named one of the top culinary spots in the world (12/6/2019)
(Arizona) -- Only one restaurant from Arizona made a prestigious list of the top 1,000 culinary destinations in the world. And that honor goes to a place just outside...
1 Article on this Issue

Jamul Tribe

press release Jamul Casino Revamps Loft 94, Now Offering an Asian-Inspired Experience (12/5/2019)
(California) -- Jamul Casino recently relaunched its eclectic upstairs dining and entertainment venue, Loft 94, redesigned with an Asian theme and menu. Now named Loft...
1 Article on this Issue

Other News

article From casino buffets to global competitions, Lake Tahoe ice sculptor carries on tradition (2/26/2020)
(Nevada) -- Imagine spending days laboring on an intricate sculpture only to watch it slowly disappear into the ground, leaving only memories and pictures behind. Ice...
article REPORT: Hotels Elevate F&B Experiences (2/25/2020)
(USA) -- Hotels here and abroad are enhancing their F&B outlets. New restaurant openings and upgrades, plus unique foodie experiences are all part of the mix.
article Tucson's talented chefs will help perfect your culinary skills at this new cooking school (2/16/2020)
(Arizona) -- When Michele Schulze was 4½ years old, she visited a now-closed restaurant in Manhattan — coincidentally named Michele’s — with her...
article Ben’s Chili Bowl coming to Baltimore’s Horseshoe Casino (2/11/2020)
(Maryland) -- Washington’s Ben’s Chili Bowl will come to Horseshoe Casino Baltimore as part of a nearly $1 million overhaul of its marketplace, according to...
article Iconic D.C. eatery opening a location at Horseshoe Casino (2/11/2020)
(Maryland) -- A Washington, D.C. dining icon will open a Baltimore outpost next month. Ben's Chili Bowl, the famed U Street restaurant that has served celebrities...
press release Trilogy Group Announces Relationship with Dine Brands franchisor of IHOP and Applebee’s (2/10/2020)
(USA) -- Applebee’s and IHOP are two of America’s most recognized brands. With 3,668 restaurants in 50 states and total system wide sales of $7.6B, Applebee...
article Remodel provided updates, but Native influence remains (1/26/2020)
(New Mexico) -- Santa Ana Café underwent a $3.24 million renovation to capture New Mexico’s essence through its food, decor and head chef Patrick Mohn. Mohn said...
article From Native American Dishes To Pizza, Denver's Berkeley Neighborhood Serves It (1/16/2020)
(Colorado) -- Looking to uncover all that Berkeley has to offer? Get to know this Denver neighborhood by browsing its most popular local businesses, from a gastropub...
article Gordon Ramsay applies for a trademark covering online casino and lottery games (1/6/2020)
(Las Vegas) -- Gordon Ramsay, owner of Hell’s Kitchen restaurants, has applied to protect the title with the UK Intellectual Property Office, and a trademark...
article Atlantis Chef shows us how to make Christmas dishes at home (12/23/2019)
(Nevada) -- With Christmas just a few days away, many of us are stressed about what to cook for the big family gathering. This morning we spoke to the Atlantis Casino...
article This new cafe inside the Burke Museum serves Native American-inspired cuisine (12/16/2019)
(Washington) -- The newly renovated Burke Museum has a new restaurant- but it's one you might recognize from around town. Off the Rez Cafe is housed in the Burke...
article Local culinary teams to face off in Gingerbread Build-Off at Northern Quest Sunday (12/6/2019)
(Washington) -- What's Christmas without gingerbread cookie houses? For the first time, Northern Quest Resort and Casino is hosting the 15th annual gingerbread...
article The best (and worst) Smithsonian cafes (11/29/2019)
(Washington D.C.) -- The Smithsonian museums house some of the most important artifacts in the world. And when it comes to dining, they can be just as thoughtful with...
article New 'Eatery' opens at Meadows Racetrack & Casino (11/13/2019)
(Pennsylvania) -- Chef Fabio Viviani knows the patrons at some of his restaurants are coming off of emotional roller-coasters. “They lose money, they test their...
article Ramsay opens KC steakhouse, touts its '[bleeping] delicious' food (11/8/2019)
(Missouri) -- British multi-Michelin star chef Gordon Ramsay is everywhere when you enter his new restaurant in Harrah's North Kansas City Casino & Hotel....
article Cypress Bayou Casino Hotel offering free $20 food credit to veterans, active military (11/7/2019)
(Louisiana) -- Cypress Bayou Casino Hotel is inviting all veterans and active U.S. service members to enjoy a free $20 food credit to any of its restaurants Monday in...
article Sean Sherman’s 10 Essential Native American Recipes (11/5/2019)
(Minnesota) -- Growing up on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation in the 1970s, I ran wild with my cousins through my grandparents’ cattle ranch, over the hot, sandy...
article One restaurant closes, another opens at Tiverton Casino (10/30/2019)
(Rhode Island) -- Visitors to Tiverton Casino Hotel have a new dining experience to check out at the Casino Café and Grille. In a post on its Facebook page, the casino...
article 5 things to know, including a new place to eat in Thunder Valley (10/29/2019)
(California) -- Welcome to Tuesday, loyal readers. It's apparently National Cat Day. Yes, this is different from International Cat Day, which is in August. Hey, I...
article Atlantis Casino chef shares a recipe to help you get into fighting shape (10/25/2019)
(Nevada) -- Boxers from all over the country are coming to the Biggest Little City for the Featherweight World Title. This morning we talked to the Assistant Executive...

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