Thursday, November 13, 2014

Thursday, November 6, 2014

Chinatown Report: Best Chinatowns in the USA | TravelPulse

Chinatown Vegas is quickly  climbing in the ranks. Culinary speaking, @chinatownvegas is second to none



Chinatown Report: Best Chinatowns in the USA | TravelPulse: Chinatown is more than just a section of town. It is a destination, a place of culture and cuisine; a home. There are people that seek them ...

Friday, October 31, 2014

BREAKING: 1900 Restaurant in CHINATOWN closed!

John Curtas wrote that 1900 was the best Chinese food in Las Vegas. I agree. 

Considered by many as the Best Xiao Long Bao in the USA - 1900 Asian Restaurant abruptly closed. Owner Jimmy Li was not immediately available for comment. Stay tuned for more.

Monday, October 27, 2014

Haza Yakitori is Headed to Chinatown

The mystery restaurant under construction on Jones is revealed as yakitori-focused.
The mystery, built from scratch restaurant between Winchell's Donuts and Wendy's Noodle Cafe has a name and a cuisine. Once finished, Haza Yakitori will occupy a substantial 2,865 
square feet of space, with entrances framed by mock doric columns. The interior is well on its way to........ Full Story Here

White Rabbit Cafe to Team with Fluff Ice in Chinatown

L.A.'s White Rabbit Cafe will team up with friends Fluff Ice when they arrive in Las Vegas.


Los Angeles-based White Rabbit Cafe is very close to opening in the former Fresh Cup Cafe, situated across the street from China Mama. And they are bringing a fellow Californian to double the experience.
Fluff Ice uses an eight-hour method to create its "amazingly different" dessert fusing the taste of ice cream "with the texture of shave ice." With four Southern California locations and a food truck like White Rabbit, Fluff possesses a similar drive and background to the cafe.
Flavors for their "frozen cotton candy" include original, mango, Thai tea, taro and almond and many possible toppings run the gamut from espresso jelly, cheesecake bites, kiwi and on to........ Full Story Here

Thursday, October 23, 2014

Curry Zen Expanding Beyond Chinatown - Eater Vegas

Chinatown's Curry Zen is expanding, but not where expected.

Curry Zen is expanding beyond its Chinatown roots and not, as rumored, headed downtown. The Japanese curry house neighbor to RakuMonta and Kabuto has found a new place in the southwest, with new neighbors Pin Kaow Thai, Jenni Pho and Pot Tea Social House.
Located in the Rainbow Village Shopping Center, the 1,106-square-foot space was once home to 911 Pizza. Improvements to the restaurant have just begun, which has gained a loyal local fan-base for its curries paired with pork or chicken katsu, Kurobata sausage, croquettes and a ........read more

Sunday, October 19, 2014

For Resorts World, The Animation Comes Before The Activity || VegasChatter

Once expected to restart construction at the stalled Echelon construction site this past summer, work on Resorts World Las Vegas has yet to begin. The only eye-catching change over the past few months was the arrival of colorful ads in May.
Yesterday, a video posted on Vimeo -- first reported by our East Coast Gambler on his EDGe Vegas blog -- sparked interest for containing the first animations of the planned $4 billion resort. Warning: the accompanying commentary is ........ read more