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Firefly Regains Trust with Tasty Classic Tapas

Firefly Regains Trust with Tasty Classic Tapas

Restaurant reviewer goes back to tapas restaraunt shutdown by health officials after an outbreak of salmonella. 

No, I didn’t get sick.

I know that’s the elephant in the tapas restaurant — the first thing most of you thought about after noticing I’d reviewed Firefly Tapas Kitchen & Bar this week.

Read more in the Las Vegas Review-Journal.

Tasty, Creative Food Makes Grill 55 More Than Just a Bar

Creative twists elevates bar food at new grill. 

Maybe it was because we visited during the Specialty Equipment Marketing Association show, when people seeing the sights at the nearly adjacent Las Vegas Convention Center swarmed the place, but my first impression was that, more than anything else, Grill 55 is a bar.

Read more in the Las Vegas Review-Journal.

Fogo de Chao Leading Pack of Brazilian Churrascarias

Fogo de Chao Leading Pack of Brazilian Churrascarias

Critic: service separates Fogo from the rest.

Fogo de Chao, a Brazilian churrascaria, is nothing if not a restaurant for 21st-century America.

Read more at the Las Vegas Review-Journal

Despite Name, Flavor Flav's Limited Menu Lacks Seasoning

Critic: the fried chicken has almost no flavor and there aren't many other options.

Considering that Flavor Flav's been around the block a few times, you'd think the guy would know something about not making himself an easy target.

Read more at the Las Vegas Review-Journal

Critic Finds His Old Kentucky Sandwich

Critic Finds His Old Kentucky Sandwich

Restaurant critic John Curtas has found a faithful rendering of a Kentucky favorite at The Barrymore.

For those not in the know, the Hot Brown is a legendary Louisville sandwich. Although not as well known as bourbon and The Kentucky Derby, it is every bit as iconic in that neck of the woods as those two bluegrass specialties.

Read more in Eating Las Vegas.

Flavor Flav’s Las Vegas Chicken Restaurant Reportedly a Done Deal

Reality TV celebrity Flavor Flav is going ahead with plans to open a restaurant in Las Vegas.

Months after it was revealed that rapper and reality TV celebrity Flavor Flav was planning to open a chicken restaurant in Las Vegas, the venture reportedly has been finalized.

Read more in Vegas Inc or go to Flavor Flav's restaurant Facebook page.