Have a taste for something special? Check out these unusual restaurants hand picked by the On-Air Staff.
Address: 5675 West Sahara Avenue, 5795 West Tropicana
Phone number: (702) 436-2276, (702) 436-2276
Hours of operation: Sun-Thu 5-11, Thursday 5-11, Fri & Sat 5-1a
Reason why place is best of: The food is typical of any classy Italian restaurant, what makes this place unique is everything else. Don’t even look for a door on the front, this speakeasy style eatery has It’s main entrance in the back. From the moment you step up to the door you know you’re not a typical restaurant. The experience is hard to describe so you’ll have to experience it for yourself. Definitely a perfect place to take a group of friends for dinner and some drinks.
Name: Switch Steak
Address: Wynn Las Vegas – 3131 South Las Vegas Boulevard
Phone number: (702) 248-DINE (3463)
Hours of operation: Sunday through Thursday, 5:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.
Friday and Saturday, 5:30 p.m. to 11 p.m.
Reason why place is best of: Dinner is theater at Switch Steak, where star Chef Réne Lenger’s distinctive steakhouse fare is served with a delectable twist. We can’t give it away, but let’s just say that Switch Steak will not only satisfy your palate, but entertain it! A trailblazer who has garnered critical acclaim at such New York hotspots as Michael Jordan’s Steakhouse, Strip House and the Monkey Bar, Chef Lenger brings his inventive touch and innovative fare to the Las Vegas Strip. Switch Steak is located at Encore.
Name: TC’s Rib Crib
Address: 3655 South Durango, Suite 18
Phone number: (702) 451-RIBS (7427)
Reason why place is best of: Ok so I know a rib joint isn’t exactly unusual, but they have something on their menu that always weirds people out when they see it, and that item is chicken and waffles. And it is brilliant. Salty, sweet, breakfast, lunch, it’s the perfect combination! Wash it down with a tall glass of Kool-aid (yup, they serve kool-aid) and you are good to go!