MGM Resorts International Food & Beverage News – June 2018

MGM Resorts International
Food & Beverage News – June 2018

 
VEGAS GOLDEN KNIGHTS STANLEY CUP FINAL
 
#KNIGHTUP
To celebrate the Vegas Golden Knights historic season and first-ever appearance in the Final Round of playoffs, MGM Resorts is offering hockey fans a variety of Golden Knights-inspired food and beverage offerings at select properties across The Strip. Fans have the opportunity to experience the following:
 
Bellagio Resort & Casino
  • Bellagio Patisserie presents a five-foot-tall Marc-Andre Fleury chocolate sculpture.
    • Fun Facts:
      • The sculpture took approximately five weeks to complete.
      • Three types of chocolate used: milk, dark and white.
      • The sculpture’s inner-structure is made of Styrofoam.
      • The Styrofoam is covered in 20 lbs of Rice Krispies.
      • 90 lbs of chocolate was used along with 10 lbs of fondant and a few pounds of sugar paper for the letters.
      • A mini Chocolate Fleury is available for purchase and is priced at $40/each.
  • Available at Harvest by Roy Ellamar and Petrossian Bar, the Good Knight Kiss cocktail is a citrus-forward martini made with Grey Goose Le Citron, lemon, simple syrup and egg whites. The delightful libation is finished with a gold-dusted Vegas Golden Knights logo. 
  • Bellagio’s Sports Bar Lounge is offering The Golden Knight beer from Hop Nuts Brewery.
ARIA Resort & Casino
  • Five50 Pizza Bar is offering The Post Seasonal pizza which includes grilled golden pineapple and roasted red knight peppers, topped with pickled jalapeños and smoked bacon for $5.50 (slice) / $25.50 (whole pizza). Golden Road Blonde Ale is available for $5.50 (glass) and $18 (pitcher; serves four glasses).          
Vdara Hotel & Spa
  • Vice Versa’s Knight’s Cup cocktail ($15) combines Woodford Reserve, fresh lemon and honey along with a golden blackberry and hockey puck pick garnish.
MGM Grand Hotel & Casino
  • TAP Sports Bar  
    • Large enough to protect the net, The Enforcer ($26) features three quarter-pounder, house-made burger patties topped with American cheese, peppered bacon, lettuce, tomatoes, onions and thousand island dressing between pretzel buns.
    • Guests can honor Golden Knights’ goalie with a decorative shake ($15). The adult milkshake is blended with Goldschlager, Fireball cinnamon whisky, pineapple juice and vanilla custard ice cream. The tasty treat is topped with a rich, chocolate cupcake, chocolate covered Oreo and gold sprinkles.  
    • During each game, guests can enjoy the following drink specials:
      • Draft Beer:  24 oz. Budweiser or Bud Light for $8/ea.
      • Beer & Shot Special: Pint of Budweiser or Bud Light with your choice of Absolut vodka, Don Julio Blanco tequila or Jack Daniel’s Tennessee whiskey ($12)
      • Cheerleader: Absolut vodka, peach schnapps, pineapple juice and cranberry juice ($10)
      • Pick & Roll: Don Julio Blanco tequila, fresh lime juice, grapefruit juice and ginger ale ($10)
      • Buzzer Beater: Jack Daniel’s Tennessee whiskey, fresh lemon ($10)
  • Michael Mina’s PUB 1842
    • Guests may enjoy the The Hat Trick ($16), a slider sampler of pulled pork, smoked beef brisket and bourbon BBQ chicken sliders; or opt for the Power Play Tots ($12), tater tots smothered with shredded cheddar cheese, ‘Merican cheese sauce, pork chili verde, pico de gallo, black bean relish, fresno chilis, fresh crema and green onions.
Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino
  • The FleurBurger at Fleur by Hubert Keller is a delicious burger stacked high with Wagyu beef, caramelized onions, grilled abalone mushroom and pomme frites on a brioche bun. Added bonus: guests wearing a Marc-Andre Fleury jersey who purchase the FleurBurger will receive a complimentary beer.
  • STRIPSTEAK guests sporting their favorite Golden Knights jersey receive a complimentary Golden Knights-themed dessert.
  • The VGK cocktail ($6) crafted with Kettle One vodka, ginger beer and Kaffir lime is available at House of Blues.
  • Fans attending the game can receive 20% off food and beverage at Red Square before or after the game with their T-Mobile Arena ticket stub.
  • Slice of Vegas offers Golden Knights fans happy hour prices during each game, as well as a celebratory shot of Jameson with every Knights’ goal.
  • RiRa Irish Pub offers 15% off food purchases for all guests wearing a Vegas Golden Knights jersey on game days.
  • Hockey fans wearing any team jersey will receive 15% off their entire bill before or during the games at Hussong’s Cantina. To continue the excitement post-game, guests who show their pre-game receipt from Hussong’s Cantina may choose between a complimentary margarita, tequila shot, grilled corn or solo taco.    
Park MGM
  • Juniper Cocktail Lounge features a special cocktail called the Power Play ($16), made with Atlántico Private Cask rum, espresso, coffee liqueur, fresh whipped cream, edible gold and cocoa powder. 
  • Moneyline offers playoff specials that include Golden Knights Beer on draft and a Playoff burger-and-beer combo.
The Mirage Hotel & Casino
  • OTORO Robata Grill & Sushi has transformed its signature dessert to commemorate Vegas Golden Knights’ star goalie, Marc-Andre Fleury. The Pineapple Fleury is made with a pineapple upside-down cake, pineapple shaved ice, vanilla bean gelato and vanilla sauce and is finished with a chocolate hockey stick and puck along with the Vegas Golden Knights’ logo.
  • The Still is celebrating the Golden Knights’ quest for the Stanley Cup with delicious Golden Knight-themed dishes such as the VGK Brownie Pucks, deep-fried brownies shaped into hockey pucks; 24-Karat Gold Wing, crispy chicken wings tossed in signature wing sauce and coated with edible gold; and a spiked milkshake mixed with Makers Mark, hazelnut liqueur, vanilla bean gelato, chocolate and caramel sauce, graham cracker dust, an Oreo cookie rim and topped with coconut foam.
  • LVB Burgers & Bar features the One Timer, a foot-long hot dog topped with beer cheese, pickled jalapenos and crispy fried onions for $12. Guests can make it a combo with any draft, beer and fries for $18.
  • During each game, The Center Bar, Sports Bar and Lobby Bar offers the following drink specials:
    • Slap Shot: Receive a free shot of the day with each Vegas Golden Knights goal.
    • 5 for Fighting $5: Budweiser or Bud Light Bottles
    • Power Play, $8: Ketel One Oranje and soda
    • Hat Trick, $10: Dad’s Hat whiskey Old Fashioned
New York-New York Hotel & Casino
  • Guests can catch the game at the Brooklyn Bridge and Nine Fine Irishmen.
  • America offers delicious Black & Gold donuts.
  • Gonzalez y Gonzalez features a Black & Gold Margarita ($9.95) and a Modelo Negra Beer Bucket special for $25.
  • Broadway Burger Bar & Grill offers a Go Knights Go! Burger ($15.95) featuring a black bun and gold sauce. Guests can add a Golden Knight IPA for $5.
Luxor Hotel and Casino
  • Catch the game and enjoy food and drinks offerings available at Public House.
    • Indulge in the Knight Time Patty Melt with Golden Tots ($14), a festive patty melt made with sourdough bread, cheddar cheese and red and gold roasted peppers; served with cheesy tater tots covered in edible gold. Add a Kona Big Wave Golden Ale for the perfect beverage pairing.
    • Fans can enjoy special pricing on food and drinks during the game, including $10 cocktails.
    • Throughout the series, guests can receive a free beer with each Golden Knights win.
  • The Golden Night cocktail available at Aurora is made with Woodford Reserve bourbon, blackberry liqueur, agave, lemon juice and gold to represent the glittering lights of Las Vegas and the sweet taste of victory.  
The Park
  • Viewing parties are taking place at Beerhaus, Sake Rok and California Pizza Kitchen.
  • Beerhaus is the “Official Pre-Game Destination” for the Vegas Golden Knights.
    • On game days, guest can enjoy The Golden Knight beer from Hop Nuts Brewing, available for $9/ea.
Click here to access images of all offerings.
Please credit all photos to MGM Resorts International.
 
HOLIDAYS
 
Father’s Day
Treat Dad to a delicious feast and great company with various specials at select MGM Resorts restaurants.
Click here to access the complete menus.
 
LGBTQ Pride Month
Show your PRIDE with a rainbow of vibrant dishes and cocktails in honor of LGBTQ Pride month. To celebrate, select MGM Resorts venues are showcasing a rainbow of culinary delights throughout the month of June.
Click here to access the complete list of PRIDE offerings.
 
UPDATES
 
BELLAGIO
Snack Wagon Pop-Up Series at Harvest by Roy Ellamar
Each month during this exciting pop-up culinary series, a guest chef takes over one of Harvest by Roy Ellamar’s signature snack wagons, offering their own specialty small bites as they travel table-to-table to chat with diners. The interactive series gives culinary aficionados the opportunity to taste a variety of dishes and mingle with their favorite chefs.
  • Place: Harvest by Roy Ellamar
  • Upcoming dates:
    • Friday, June 1: Executive Chef Bob O’Brien of The Steakhouse at Circus Circus
    • Friday, June 15: Executive Chef James Trees from Esther's Kitchen, a popular Downtown Las Vegas hotspot featuring seasonal Italian Soul food.
    • Friday, July 13: Executive Chef Jimmy Lisnard of L’Atelier de Joël Robuchon at MGM Grand
  • Time: 5 p.m. – 9 p.m. in the restaurant’s lounge
  • Social media info: @Bellagio @RoyEllamar #HarvestPopUp
MGM GRAND
Brunch at Michael Mina’s Pub 1842

Pub 1842 will offer a new brunch menu beginning June 16. Highlights include The Pig & The Waffle – a cheddar chive cornbread waffle with Carolina BBQ pulled pork, a fried egg and chipotle crema; Bacon, Shrimp & Grits - Anson Mills white cheddar grits paired with grilled shrimp, grilled Hobbs thick cut bacon and a poached egg; and Breakfast of Champions Burger - a beef burger topped with Andouille sausage, ham, candied bacon, American cheese, fried egg, caramelized onion and Sriracha aioli. Complete the daytime meal with housemade bloody mary’s and seasonal bellinis.
  • When: Saturdays and Sundays
  • Time: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
China Tang
Effective immediately, China Tang’s new hours of operation are as follows:
  • Monday – Thursday, 5 p.m. – 10 p.m.
  • Friday – Saturday, 11:30 a.m. – 10:30 p.m.
  • Sunday, 11:30 a.m. – 10 p.m.
EVENTS
 
Guests can enjoy happy hour specials, live entertainment and seasonal offerings at various MGM Resorts restaurants and lounges.
 
MGM GRAND
  • Summer Menus
    During the summer months, select MGM Grand restaurants will be offering special prix fixe menus featuring menu favorites.
Click here to access the complete menus.
 
  • TAP Sports Bar - Late Night Happy Hour
    TAP offers happy hour specials on domestic draft beer, draft wine, draft cocktails and well drinks.
    • When: Daily
    • Time: 10 p.m. – close
  • Centrifuge - Latin Nights
    Dance the night away as the DJ spins today’s top hits and Latin music while enjoying cocktail specials at Centrifuge.
    • When: Sundays
    • Time: 10 p.m. – 2 a.m.
  • Whiskey Down
    • Whiskey Hour
      Specials on select whiskey, bourbon and scotch.
      • When: Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays
      • Time: 3 p.m. – 5 p.m.
    • Whiskey and DJs
      Dance to today's top hits spun by local DJs while enjoying an impressive selection of more than 100 rare and fine whiskies.
      • When: Tuesdays and Wednesdays
      • Time: 9 p.m. – 1 a.m.
 
  • Lobby Bar - Lobby Bar will feature a DJ in the evenings.
    • When: Thursday – Saturday
    • Time: 10 p.m. - 3 a.m.
DELANO LAS VEGAS
Skyfall Lounge
  • Rosé Fridays
    Every Friday at Skyfall Lounge, guests can unwind with rosé and cocktail specials at Delano Las Vegas.
    • When: Fridays
    • Time: Rosé cocktail specials, 8 p.m. – close; Small bites available until 10:30 p.m.; live entertainment begins at 9 p.m.
  • Sunset Hour
    Guests can enjoy specials on cocktails, beer, wine and bar bites nightly at Skyfall Lounge.
    • When: Daily
    • Time: 5 p.m. – 7 p.m.
  • Champagne Toast
    Every evening, hotel guests are treated to a special champagne toast at Skyfall Lounge. A Delano Las Vegas room key must be presented to receive the complimentary amenity.
    • When: Daily
    • Time: 7:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
  • VIP Bottle Service
    Guests looking for champagne, artful libations and light fare are invited to reserve a private VIP table inside Skyfall Lounge or on the outdoor patio. To reserve a table, call Skyfall Lounge at 877-632-5400.
    • When: Thursday – Saturday
    • Times: Early seating, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.; Late seating, 9 p.m. – close.
Franklin Lounge
  • Chords & Cocktails
    Guests and locals are invited to experience live music by local bands and artfully curated cocktails at Franklin Lounge. No cover charge.
    • When: Fridays and Saturdays
    • Time: 6 p.m. – 11 p.m.
THE MIRAGE
  • Sunday Roast Dinner at Tom Colicchio’s Heritage Steak
    Every Sunday, guests can enjoy an exclusive, three-course menu created monthly by Executive Chef Matthew Chacho, served family-style. To view the current Sunday Roast menu, visit The Mirage website.
    • When: Sundays
    • Price: $85 per person; $35 Optional Wine Pairing
Click here to access the complete menus.

THE PARK
Beerhaus
  • Pro Jam Mondays
    This weekly live music event pairs talented local musicians alongside seasoned musical veterans, creating an electric creative environment for guests to enjoy. Admission is free. The engagement begins at 9 p.m. and Beerhaus serves their signature Happy Hour specials from 10 p.m. to close.
    • When: Mondays
    • Time: 9 p.m. – close
  • Geeks Who Drink
    Guests with a competitive spirit and a wealth of useless knowledge get the chance to show their stuff during Wednesday trivia nights. The lively weekly competition is the ideal place to challenge friends or team up against others for a good time.
    • When: Wednesdays
    • Time: 8 p.m. – 10 p.m.  
  • Happy Hour
    Beerhaus' take on happy hour offers $4 select draft beers and hot dogs. For guests with a late-night craving, Beerhaus also offers reverse happy hour from 10 p.m. - close featuring $4 hot dogs.
    • When: Daily
    • Time:  Happy Hour: 2 p.m. – 6 p.m.; Reverse Happy Hour: 10 p.m. to close  
  • Live Music
    Beerhaus’ concerts by the bar provide guests with live entertainment Thursday – Saturday. Hours are as follows:
    • Thursdays:
      •  8 p.m. – midnight
    • Fridays and Saturdays:
      •  9 p.m. – 1 a.m.
    • Sundays:
      •  6 p.m. – 10 p.m.
Party at The Park
Guests are invited to get the party started with $5 beer, wine and shot selections at participating restaurants at The Park. Guest also can enjoy live entertainment and fun games such as ping pong and cornhole. The Moonshiners will play on Tuesdays while the A-List will be play on Wednesdays.
  • Participating restaurants: Beerhaus, CPK and Sake Rok at The Park
  • When: Tuesdays and Wednesdays
  • Time: 5 p.m. – 9 p.m.
To view this month’s specials, click here to access the complete menus
 
Media Contact:
Joslyn Garcia
MGM Resorts International
jogarcia@mgmresorts.com
(702) 692-6700

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