MGM Resorts International
Food & Beverage News – November 2019

 

NOVEMBER EVENTS

 

ARIA
Guest Chef Dinner at BARDOT Brasserie

In collaboration with Joël Robuchon Restaurant Executive Chef Christophe De Lellis, BARDOT Brasserie Executive Chef Josh Smith will host a private dinner experience, featuring a spread of elevated French fare inspired by both chefs. Menu highlights for the event include Lobster Consommé, Grilled Lobe of Foie Gras, Parisian Gnocchi, Veal Wellington and more. The event is sponsored by Louis XIII de Rémy Martin Cognac Grande Champagne and Lalique.

  • When: Friday, November 22
  • Time: 6 p.m.
  • Price: $222 per person
  • Tickets can be purchased here.

The James Beard Foundation Vegas Vegan Dinner at CATCH Las Vegas
Las Vegas can experience extravagant vegan cuisine created by a lineup of hometown chefs who will join James Beard Foundation partner, Vegans, Baby, at the renowned James Beard House in New York City on November 13. The celebratory dinner will take place at CATCH Las Vegas, where guests will enjoy the same five decadent vegan dishes served at the James Beard House, along with elevated wine pairings. Participating chefs include CATCH Las Vegas Executive Chef Andrew Carroll, Harvest by Roy Ellamar Executive Chef Roy Ellamar, L’Atelier de Joël Robuchon Executive Chef Jimmy Lisnard, MGM Grand Assistant Pastry Chef Cynthia Inguanzo and Searsucker Las Vegas Executive Chef Jessica Perlstein.

  • When: Wednesday, November 20
  • Time: 6:30 p.m.
  • Price: $140 per person
  • Tickets can be purchased here

Urbani White Truffle Week at Julian Serrano Tapas
Julian Serrano Tapas will celebrate White Truffle Week with a specialty, one-time-only offering. Guests can indulge in a housemade Mushroom Risotto, served with organic mixed mushrooms, aged Manchego cheese and fresh white Urbani truffles ($99).

  • When: November 8 – 17
  • Hours of operation: 11:30 a.m. – 11:30 p.m.
  • For reservations, call 877-230-2742
  • Social media information: @julianserranotapaslv

MANDALAY BAY
Border Grill Hunter’s Dinner

Following a cocktail reception with tequila tastings and light bites, Border Grill will host a five-course “Hunter’s Dinner” paired with Cazadores Tequila cocktails. The menu, created by Executive Chef Mike Minor, will feature Spit-Roasted Goat and Birria, amongst other dishes, all prepared in an open kitchen on the patio.

  • When: Friday, November 22
  • Time: 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.
  • Price: $99 per person
  • Reservations: Space is limited and tickets must be reserved. Contact Jonelle Espinosa at 702-632-6951 or jonelle.espinosa@bordergrill.com for more details and to reserve a seat.
  • Social media information: @bordergrilL 

PARK MGM  
Eataly Las Vegas
Tartufi & Funghi Menu at Manzo
Elevate dinner plans with tartufi e funghi, or truffles and mushrooms, featured on a special menu at Manzo. Offered only inside Eataly’s Italian grill and bar, guests can get a taste of the esteemed white truffles and high-quality wild mushrooms. This limited-edition menu features decadent ingredients with special dishes, tableside Urbani truffle shaving, customizable courses and more.

  • When: October 28 – January 5
  • Hours of operation: Daily, 5 p.m. – 11 p.m.
  • More information at Eataly.com/LasVegas
  • Social media information: @EatalyLasVegas @ParkMGM

Barolo Weeks 
The “King of Wines” will be honored during Barolo Weeks at Eataly Las Vegas. Visitors can sip on flights of the renowned wine at the Barolo Bar pop-up, enjoy discounts on select Barolo in the Wine Shop and explore more ways to discover the tradition and history behind the famed beverage.

  • When: October 28 – November 10
  • Hours of operation:
    • Market: Daily, 8 a.m. – 11 p.m.
    • Wine Shop: Daily, 10 a.m. – 11 p.m.
  • More information can be found on Eataly’s website
  • Social media information: @EatalyLasVegas @ParkMGM

Wine & Cheese Fest 
Eataly guests can indulge in unlimited tastes of high-quality Italian wine and cheese at Wine and Cheese Fest. Those who participate can explore more than 20 stations throughout the marketplace and can snack, sip and learn as they go. Two two-hour time slots (5 p.m. – 7 p.m. or 7 p.m. – 9 p.m.) are available as well as VIP tickets for four hours of tastings, access to seating and exclusive wines and cheeses.

  • When: Friday, November 1
  • Time: 5 p.m. – 9 p.m.
  • Tickets: Tickets start at $65 and are available at Eataly.com/lasvegasevents
  • Social media information: @EatalyLasVegas @ParkMGM

White Truffle Festival 
Eataly Las Vegas is celebrating all things truffle during peak white truffle season. Guests can add fresh white truffle shavings to their favorite dishes in the restaurants, sign up for a Chef’s Table truffle experience, shop sales on Urbani Truffles and celebrate White Truffle Day on November 27 with even more special offers. 

  • When: November 4 – November 17
  • Hours of Operation:
    • Market: Daily, 8 a.m. – 11 p.m.
    • Manzo: Daily, 5 p.m. – 11 p.m.
  • More information at Eataly.com/LasVegas
  • Social media information: @EatalyLasVegas @ParkMGM

Rock ‘N Roll Marathon 
Before or after the Rock ‘N Roll Marathon takes over the Las Vegas Strip, runners can enjoy a delicious pre- or post-race meal. Participants can fuel up with a pomodoro pasta special at La Pizza e La Pasta ($10) and grab snacks from the market on their way out. Runners must simply show their bib or proof of registration to enjoy the offers.

  • When: November 15 – 17
  • Hours of operation:
    • Market: Daily, 8 a.m. – 11 p.m.
    • Caffè Lavazza: Daily, 7 a.m. – 11 p.m.
    • Restaurants and Counters: Hours may vary.
  • More information can be found on Eataly’s website
  • Social media information: @EatalyLasVegas @ParkMGM

Vino Day
For one day only, Eataly Las Vegas is celebrating all things wine for Vino Day. Guests can indulge for the holiday with 40% off six or more bottles in the Wine Shop, complimentary tastings throughout the store, special Chef’s Table classes and more.

  • When: November 22
  • Time: 10 a.m. – 11 p.m.
  • More information can be found on Eataly’s website
  • Social media information: @EatalyLasVegas @ParkMGM

LUXOR
Dia de Los Muertos at Diablo’s Cantina

Diablo’s Cantina at Luxor is set to celebrate Dia de Los Muertos with festive activities and entertainment. Along with their normal lunch and dinner service, Diablo’s will offer a Sunday Mariachi brunch, drink specials, live DJ, photo opportunities, giveaways and more.

  • When: October 31 – November 3
  • Time:
    • Face painting and Giveaways: Thursday – Sunday, 2 p.m. – 5 p.m.
    • Live DJ: Thursday – Saturday, 5 p.m. – 10 p.m.
    • Brunch: Sunday, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
      • Marachis will begin at 11 a.m.

RESTAURANT UPDATES
 

BELLAGIO
Bellagio to Debut Lakeside Supper Club This December

Renowned for a portfolio of ‘must-visit’ experiences that forever transformed the city, Bellagio will once again change the way visitors think about a night on the town with the launch of The Mayfair Supper Club over New Year’s weekend. Inspired by top supper clubs in London and around the world, The Mayfair will redefine the traditional “dinner and a show” for today’s traveler with a restaurant that evolves throughout the evening, amplifying in energy as dusk shifts to night. Guests will be able to indulge in contemporary American cuisine while enjoying live entertainment performances nightly, set to the greatest backdrop in the world – the Bellagio Fountains.

MGM GRAND
MGM Grand to Debut International Smoke This December

Award-winning chef Michael Mina and renowned restaurateur Ayesha Curry will light up Las Vegas with their nationally recognized dining collaboration International Smoke, opening this December at MGM Grand Hotel & Casino. Inspired by Curry and Mina’s shared love of global travels and international cooking techniques, International Smoke is a chef-driven, wood-fired cooking experience that delivers flavorful, smoke-infused dishes.

NOMAD LAS VEGAS
Yacht Rock Fridays Sets Sail at NoMad Bar in Las Vegas

The smooth music sensation rocking parties from coast-to-coast has made its voyage to Las Vegas as NoMad Bar debuts Yacht Rock Fridays. Every Friday, live DJs will spin Yacht Rock tunes from the late 70s and early 80s while NoMad Bar serves specialty tiki drinks, cocktail explosions and beachside-inspired desserts imagined by its acclaimed culinary team.

Highlights of the Yacht Rock cocktail menu include: (It’s Another) Tequila Sunrise with tequila, Combier, lime, pineapple and strawberry; and Ride Like the Wind with vodka, watermelon shrub, coconut water, lime and basil. Admission is complimentary and all guests must be 21 and older.

  • When: Every Friday
  • Time: 9 p.m. – Late Night
  • Social media info: @nomadvegas

PARK MGM
Eataly Las Vegas Locals Offers

Through the end of 2019, Eataly Las Vegas is providing new and exciting offers for Nevada residents with a valid ID. The exclusive specials include a 10% discount on all retail, non-menu items in the marketplace, wine shop and Cucina del Mercato, as well as a variety of seasonal weekly programming that changes each day from Monday to Thursday. Please click here for more information on the offers.

  • Hours of operation:
    • Market: Daily, 8 a.m. – 11 p.m.
    • Caffè Lavazza: 7 a.m. – 11 p.m.
    • Restaurants and Counters: Hours may vary.
  • Social media information: @EatalyLasVegas @ParkMGM

New Breakfast Option at Eataly Las Vegas
Guests looking for delicious breakfast options at Park MGM can start their day the Italian way with a morning meal at Eataly Las Vegas. In addition to coffee, pastries and sandwiches at Caffè Lavazza, visitors can now indulge in breakfast pizza alla pala or sweet and savory focaccia at Eataly’s bakery as well as made-to-order breakfast paninis at the Chef’s Table.

  • When: Daily
  • Hours of operation:
    • 7 a.m. – 11 a.m.
  • Social media information: @EatalyLasVegas @ParkMGM

THE MIRAGE
Diablo’s Cantina to Debut at The Mirage this December

The Mirage Hotel & Casino will expand its portfolio of diverse culinary works with the debut of Diablo’s Cantina, opening this December. The new location, open for lunch and dinner, will reimagine the unique south-of-the-border concept which opened at Luxor Hotel and Casino last year. Diablo’s Cantina will be located in the LVB Burgers and Bar space, which will close this fall. Additional details will be available in the coming weeks.

EXCALIBUR
Vagabond

Vagabond is now open at Excalibur Hotel & Casino, offering fans a high-energy dining and entertainment experience on the Las Vegas Strip. The casual concept invites guests to enjoy a menu of American fare and an extensive beverage list, while reveling in live performances, sports viewing, arcade games and more.

  • Hours of Operation:
    • Monday – Thursday, 4 p.m. – 11 p.m.
    • Friday, 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.
    • Saturday, 9:30 a.m. – 1 a.m.
    • Sunday, 9 a.m. – 11 p.m. 
  • For more information, visit the MGM Resorts Newsroom

Thunder Bar
Now open at Excalibur Hotel & Casino, Thunder Bar is the newest destination for cocktails and mingling before and after shows taking place inside the Thunderland Showroom. For guests who want to celebrate after Thunder from Down Under or continue any evening plans, live DJ entertainment and libations will be featured every weekend in Thunder Bar after the shows conclude. The bar’s menu will feature an extensive list of wines, beers and spirits, in addition to an array of specialty cocktails.

  • Hours of Operation:
    • Sunday – Thursday, 4:30 p.m. – 12 a.m.
    • Friday – Saturday, 4:30 p.m. – 1:30 a.m.

SPECIAL MENUS
 

MANDALAY BAY
Fleur by Hubert Keller Prix Fixe Menu

Those looking for an easy and delicious evening meal can find just that with Fleur by Hubert Keller’s new prix fixe dinner menu. The three-course experience allows diners to choose from an assortment of classic French plates, including restaurant specialties such as French Onion Soup, Grilled Octopus, Steak Frites, True North Salmon and Chocolate Mousse.

  • When: Daily, 5 p.m. – 10 p.m.
  • Price: $65 per person, optional wine pairing for an additional $35
  • For reservations, please call 702-632-9400

NOMAD LAS VEGAS
NoMad Restaurant “Gotta Catch a Show?” Menu

NoMad Restaurant offers a three-course theater menu, available on concert and sporting event days at Park Theater and T-Mobile Arena. The multi-course tasting menu will feature a rotating selection of dishes inspired by flavors of the season. 

  • When: Concert and sporting event days at Park Theater and T-Mobile Arena 
  • Hours of Operation: Tuesday – Saturday, 5:30 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.
  • Price: $65 per person, plus tax and gratuity
  • For reservations, call 702-730-6785

HOLIDAYS

THANKSGIVING

To view Thanksgiving menus for participating restaurants, click here.

Several MGM Resorts food and beverage venues such as Lago, Le Cirque, MICHAEL MINA Bellagio, FIX Restaurant & Bar, Prime Steakhouse, Spago, Picasso, Harvest by Roy Ellamar, The Buffet at Bellagio, BARDOT Brasserie, CATCH Las Vegas, Jean Georges Steakhouse, Herringbone, Lemongrass, Carbone, The Buffet at ARIA, Ambra Italian Kitchen + Bar, Aureole, Eataly Las Vegas, TENDER Steakhouse, Public House and The Buffet at Luxor, will offer special Thanksgiving menus on Thursday, Nov. 28. From fine-dining to fast-casual, the restaurants will serve their take on the holiday classics.

SPORTS

HOCKEY & FOOTBALL

To view a complete list of hockey and football-inspired activations or to download complete menus, click here.

Win or lose, Las Vegas celebrates! In honor of the 2019-20 Vegas Golden Knights season and the 2019-20 professional and college football season, delicious specials and fun activations are available at the following MGM Resorts venues: NoMad Restaurant, Eataly Las Vegas and Beerhaus, FIVE50 Pizza Bar, Mizuya, Rhythm & Riffs, Minus 5 Ice Bar, Moneyline Sports Bar and Book, Public House Las Vegas, Beerhaus, New York-New York Center Bar, Bar at Times Square, Excalibur Lobby Bar, Sherwood Bar, Excalibur Sports Book Bar, West Bar, Westside Deli.

WEEKLY SOCIAL HAPPENINGS & OFFERS
To view a complete list of weekly social happenings and special offers, click here.

For weekly happy hours, live entertainment or other reoccurring social events, visit any of the following MGM Resorts venues: Sadelle’s, Eataly Las Vegas, Bavette’s Steakhouse & Bar, NoMad Bar, ARIA Lobby Bar, The Pub, TAP Sports Bar, Centrifuge, Whiskey Down, Libertine Social, Fleur, Skyfall Lounge, Best Friend, La La Noodle, Juniper Cocktail Lounge, Moneyline Sports Bar & Book, Rice & Company and Beerhaus.

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Media Contacts:
Dana Rutkin / Fallon Porter
MGM Resorts International
drutkin@mgmresorts.com  / fporter@mgmresorts.com
702-604-1270 / 702-692-6741