Top Bars For Networking In Las Vegas

September 13, 2012 6:00 AM

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networkingatbar Top Bars For Networking In Las Vegas

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Las Vegas can be a confusing place for a networking professional who wants to advance their business connections. For most, a trip to a bar in Las Vegas means partying to the brink of a blackout, but many business-minded people in Las Vegas prefer to seek a place where they can network, make contacts and move forward with their business ideas. Whether you seek a quiet, high-class cocktail atmosphere or a buzzing central hub for meeting professionals off-the-clock, Las Vegas has a variety of bars offering the chance to network and make connections with the professionals who hang out there.

355 Convention Center Drive
Las Vegas, NV 89109
(702) 369-2305

Located a negligible walk across the street from the massive Las Vegas Convention Center, Piero’s is a bar and Italian restaurant renowned for its classy atmosphere attracting ample networking opportunities and habitual business clientele. The restaurant is a friendly place for smaller business gatherings and meetings, and the bar is frequented by local professionals seeking a quiet drink with other business-minded individuals.

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Bar + Bistro at the Arts Factory
107 E. Charleston Blvd. #155
Las Vegas, NV 89104
(702) 202-6060

For younger and budding Las Vegas professionals, particularly those who carry themselves with an artistic flair, the Bar + Bistro at the Arts Factory is a common place to network and grab a few drinks. Local organizations for young professionals often book this Arts District bar––which is located inside the Arts Factor––to hold networking meetings. The bistro touts seasonal cuisine designed by a star executive chef and hosts a Sunday brunch that is popular among local artists.

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Terrace on the Greens Bar and Grill at Wildhorse Golf Club
2100 W Warm Springs Road
Las Vegas, NV 89014
(702) 434-9000

Whether you are looking to make social business contacts with local professionals or seeking an in with visiting golf-friendly celebrities, the Terrace on the Greens Bar and Grill at the Wildhorse Golf Club offers the option to do both. Busy professionals often stop in to this quiet golf course clubhouse for a private, high-class and well-tended drink, and on the off days, this bar hosts meetings and social events for up-and-coming Las Vegas business elites to forge professional community contacts.

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The Bar in Cili at Bali Hai

5160 Las Vegas Blvd S
Las Vegas, NV 89119
(702) 856-1000

Located at the prestigious Bali Hai Golf Club near the South end of the Las Vegas Strip, The Bar at Cili is an imperative stop for busy professionals looking to mingle with the top tier of high-class business people visiting and living in Las Vegas. This bar is a frequent stop for those who seek to get business done and impress important clients, and is common location for the real-life meetings that drive business in Las Vegas. The service at this bar is top notch, and the spaciousness of the facility attracts professionals who prefer to keep their business talk as private as a bar can offer. Professionals who wish to hold larger meetings can also book the banquet facilities at this location.

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The Cantina in the Tuscany
255 East Flamingo Road
Las Vegas, NV 89169
(702) 893-8933

Located a short distance east of the Las Vegas Strip in the Tuscany Suites and Casino, the Cantina at the Tuscany is rife with both visiting and local business professionals. Because this hotel is a quiet, affordable and business-friendly place with good proximity to local convention centers and many amenities for Las Vegas visitors on a networking mission, the Cantina is often chock-full of out of town pros seeking a relaxing cocktail. During the mid-week, this bar is frequently booked for regular weekly meetings for networking professionals, so it is also a great place to make contacts for business in town.

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Heather Bliss is a writer living in Las Vegas. Before she wrote about the Las Vegas area, she wrote articles about news, politics, movies and music in California. Heather holds a Bachelor of Arts in the Visual and Performing Arts from CSU San Marcos and studied Journalism at Moorpark College, where she received her A.A. degree. Her work can be found at

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