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Famous Chefs with Casino Restaurants in Las Vegas

If you want a delicious meal – and possibly catch a celebrity sighting – check out these casino restaurants owned by well-known chefs.

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Giada de Laurentiis in The Giada Restaurant.

(Photo: Caesars License Company, LLC)

Las Vegas is more than gambling and world-class entertainment. It is also home to some of the top restaurants in the world—including quite a few by famous chefs. Which casino restaurants should you visit on your trip to Sin City?

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Buddy Valastro

Buddy V’s Ristorante
3327 S Las Vegas Blvd

Located at the Grand Canal Shoppes, the “Cake Boss” serves brunch, lunch and dinner at his Italian eatery. There’s also an express lunch, which includes choice of antipasto, main course and dessert for $22; a $40 prix fixe dinner and a kids’ menu. And don’t forget to hit up his Carlo’s Bakery across the hall for a sweet treat.

Guy Fieri

Guy Fieri’s Vegas Kitchen & Bar
3535 S Las Vegas Blvd

El Burro Borracho
3700 W Flamingo Rd

Fieri, a Las Vegas native, serves up his signature cuisine at his restaurant at The LINQ, which features an eclectic menu of burgers, wings, tacos and more. The drink menu boasts 16 craft beers, a Sonoma County wine selection and a frozen tap system shot bar. If you love Mexican food (and who doesn’t?!), Fieri has a second restaurant, El Burro Borracho, at the Rio, serving drunken fish tacos, laming Queso Fundido, Acapulco Gold Salad and, of course, margaritas!

Giada de Laurentiis

The Giada Restaurant
3595 S Las Vegas Blvd

The Food Network star’s one and only restaurant is at The Cromwell. The bright, airy dining room has large windows that offer a view of the Strip, while the menu showcases Italian staples with California influences, including lemon spaghetti, chicken cacciatore and marsala herb chicken meatballs. The restaurant serves breakfast, brunch, lunch and dinner. There’s also a brunch tasting and dinner tasting menu, as well as in-room dining. Giada is planning to open her second restaurant, Pronto by Giada, at Caesars Palace in 2018.

Bobby Flay

Bobby’s Burger Palace
3750 S Las Vegas Blvd

Mesa Grill
3570 S Las Vegas Blvd

Flay’s Mesa Grill, located at Caesars Palace, has been serving Southwestern fare for brunch, lunch and dinner for more than a decade. During the summer, there is a prix fixe dinner menu for $54 per person.

Meanwhile, Bobby’s Burger Palace, which has close to 20 locations around the country, serves up inventive options such as the Crunchburger, a cheeseburger topped with potato chips; the Brunch burger with fried egg, bacon and American cheese; and the L.A. with avocado relish, watercress, cheddar cheese and tomato.

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Tom Colicchio has two restaurants on Las Vegas Blvd. (Photo: Rayon Richards Photography / MGM Resorts International)

Tom Colicchio

Tom Colicchio’s Heritage Steak
3400 S Las Vegas Blvd

Tom Colicchio’s Craftsteak
3799 S Las Vegas Blvd

As the head judge on Top Chef, patrons no doubt expect a lot when walking into one of Colicchio’s eateries. Foodies won’t be disappointed: Craftsteak, at the MGM Grand, presents dishes made from ingredients from small family farms, artisanal producers and day-boat fisherman. And Heritage Steak at The Mirage serves up traditional dishes with a modern twist, prepared on open charcoal grills and in wood-burning ovens.

Wolfgang Puck

Spago
3500 S Las Vegas Blvd G – 1

Cucina
3720 S Las Vegas Blvd #240

Wolfgang Puck Bar & Grill
10955 Oval Park Dr

CUT Las Vegas
3325 S Las Vegas Blvd

Riva by Wolfgang Puck
3355 S Las Vegas Blvd

Lupo by Wolfgang Puck
3950 S Las Vegas Blvd

There’s no doubt about it: Wolfgang Puck reigns as the celebrity chef on the Strip. He has six restaurants in Vegas (as well as Wolfgang Puck Express at McCarren International Airport, and a location in the suburbs outside of Vegas): Spago, which is similar to his original LA restaurant; Cucina offers counter-service, dishing out signature pizzas, sandwiches and more; Grill showcases a New American menu; CUT is an upscale steakhouse; and Lupo is an upscale Italian restaurant.

Emeril Lagasse

Emeril Lagasse’s New Orleans Fish House
3799 S Las Vegas Blvd

Delmonico Steakhouse
3355 S Las Vegas Blvd

Table 10
3327 S Las Vegas Blvd

Lagasse’s Stadium
3325 S Las Vegas Blvd

Bam! Emeril has four restaurants in Vegas, including his New Orleans Fish House, which has been at the MGM Grand for more than 20 years. There is also Delmonico Steakhouse at The Venetian, Table 10 at The Palazzo (more casual dining), and the Lagasse’s Stadium sports bar.

Mario Batali

Carnevino
3325 Las Vegas Blvd South

B&B Ristorante
3355 S Las Vegas Blvd

B&B Burger & Beer
3355 S Las Vegas Blvd

OTTO
3355 S Las Vegas Blvd

Mario Batali, along with partner Joe Bastianich, own and operate three restaurants in Vegas: steakhouse Carnevino,  B&B Ristorante and OTTO that offer Italian dining, and B&B Burger & Beer that has a more casual vibe.

Gordon Ramsay

Gordon Ramsay Steak
3655 S Las Vegas Blvd

Gordon Ramsay Burger
3667 S Las Vegas Blvd

Gordon Ramsay Pub & Grill
3570 S Las Vegas Blvd

Gordon Ramsay Fish & Chips
3545 S Las Vegas Blvd

The star of Hell’s Kitchen serves up plenty of heavenly fare on the Strip. Forget Kitchen Nightmares, these casino restaurants are kitchen dreams. There is a steakhouse at Paris, a pub at Caesars Palace, a burger joint at Planet Hollywood, and a Fish & Chips spot at The LINQ.

Where are your favorite casino restaurants in Las Vegas? Let us know in the comments below!

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