Dining Out: Cafe Americano

CAFE AMERICANO, CAESARS PALACE, 3570 LAS VEGAS BLVD. SOUTH

The Baja burger is on the menu at Cafe Americano
The Baja burger is on the menu at Cafe Americano

Cafe Americano, from Miami-based V&E Restaurant Group, opened in July as a 24/7 restaurant in the resort’s main lobby. It’s designed to have a social atmosphere, in a sleek interior decorated with dark woods with neutral and natural accents and broad window walls that offer sweeping views of the outdoors. Cafe Americano serves fresh juices and smoothies and has a complete cocktail program. A three-course Early Bird Menu is $49. Here’s a sample of the menu:

Early Bird: Belgian waffle with limoncello-macerated berries, $19; Captain Crunch French Toast, $19; huevos rancheros, $24; corned beef hash skillet, $25; Cuban breakfast, $21; egg-white Kaiser sandwich, $19.

Lunch: Corned beef sandwich, $19; grilled portobello burger, $20; Old School Burger, $20; Baja Burger (guacamole, chili-dusted tortilla strips, chipotle crema, lettuce and tomato), $21; applewood-smoked turkey and ham sandwich, $21; Cuban sandwich, $19.

Dinner: Skinny flat iron steak stir-fry, $28; spaghetti and giant meatball, $24; carbonara linguine, $26; Mediterranean seafood pasta, $34; 24-hour-marinated buttermilk-fried free-range chicken, $29; prime filet mignon, $48; cabernet-braised short ribs, $36; seared Skuna Bay salmon, $32.

Cafe Americano is open 24/7. Call 702-650-5921 or visit cafeamericanolasvegas.com.

— Heidi Knapp Rinella

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