Mercadito, which suggests little marketplace, is open for dinner and late-night dining Red Rock beginning this week from 4 p.m. to midnight. Brunch and lunch times will be published in the future. The clever and unique $5 million, 5,500-square-foot cafe with entrances from the casino and parking seats 110 indoors, 19 at the bar lounge and 47 on the exterior patio. Chef Alfredo Sandoval calls its relaxed artistic cuisine drawn from culinary memories in Mexican markets. The Red Rock Mercadito is the flagship strategy of the Chicago-based hospitality group, and Antonio Nunez is the executive chef. The family-style meals are tailored for sharing. Zagat named Mercadito in Chicago certainly one of of “America’s Hottest Mexican Restaurants” this past year, and USA Today heralded it for offering one of “the country’s 10 best margaritas.”
UFC president Dana White is not embarrassed to confess that gambling is one of his beloved hobbies. He will also tell you that he is effective at it and often wins. While you would think nearly all casinos would unlock their doors for someone so determined to play, the Palms Resort and Casino has asked him to give up playing.
Many people have accused White of having a gambling problem, but he says this is not true and that even though he likes to gamble, it is not the top priority in his life and does not interfere with other things that he considers more significant, including his family and his position.
The Peppermill Resort Spa Casino unveiled a contract with Ultimate Gaming to provide online poker play at the Peppermill’s Reno property as well as the company’s alternative properties, Western Village Inn & Casino in Sparks and three hotel-casinos in Wendover near the Utah state line. The contract must be sanctioned by the Nevada Gaming Control Board and the Nevada Gaming Commission before customers can play online poker at the Peppermill locations. Ultimate Gaming is owned by Las Vegas-based Station Casinos and is one of three online poker websites promoting poker play within the state’s borders together with World Series of Poker, owned by Caesars Entertainment, and Real Gaming, owned by the South Point.
Mystic Lake Casino has upped the stakes on its buffet, big time. The new buffet “brings techniques from Caesar’s Palace to Minnesota” and is comparable in quality to a high-end restaurant, based on to a news release. “Ambient lighting, a chocolate fountain, a root beer fountain, candy jars and flat-screen TVs” are a component of the refurbishment. Chefs also make various edibles, like pizza, in front of customers, and there are theme nights. Sunday highlights a champagne brunch, Wednesday is seafood night, and Friday is fish fry and steak night.
Prices range from $11.95 to $29.95 (seafood night), depending on the meal and day.
IGT (IGT) honored $958,743.35 in whole jackpots at the freshly opened $800 million Graton Resort & Casino in Rohnert Park, CA. Two winners, who preferred to stay private, were thrilled with $106,878.59 on the Wheel of Fortune® Reel MultiPLAY – Five Times Pay™ and $851,864.76 on the Wheel of Fortune® Spinning Reel – Triple Double Emeralds™ respectively.IGT (IGT) honored $958,743.35 in whole jackpots at the freshly opened $800 million Graton Resort & Casino in Rohnert Park, CA. Two winners, who preferred to stay private, were thrilled with $106,878.59 on the Wheel of Fortune® Reel MultiPLAY – Five Times Pay™ and $851,864.76 on the Wheel of Fortune® Spinning Reel – Triple Double Emeralds™ respectively.
A pair of downtown Las Vegas gambling enterprises — the D Las Vegas Casino Hotel and the Golden Gate Hotel and Casino — will begin receiving bitcoin on Wednesday. The co-owned properties will greet the digital money at their hotel and gift shops but not for betting, an proclamation Tuesday said. Tourists can make bitcoin transactions at both hotels’ front desks and in the D’s gift shop, as well as at American Coney Island and Joe Vicari’s Andiamo Italian Steakhouse. Sites will have tablets set up to permit purchases by the electronic service BitPay. So far, there are no programs to permit bitcoin expenditures for gambling.