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Jan 20, 2007 04:01 AM

High end lunch in Vegas??

I'll have a single lunch, on a Thursday, on my own without my husband who could eat hotdogs the whole trip, in Vegas. Looking for recommendations.

First choice was Commander's but well, not anymore.

Right now, leaning towards the pricey cab ride to Rosemary's.

Looked at the Olives menu, just didn't see anything too impresive for the prices.

I'm looking for something on the Strip, and I'm from Chicago and we've got plenty of great ethnic places, so I'm really just looking for a nice, higher-end lunch and a decent glass of wine (or two). And no Mon Ami or Grand Lux, I can get those in my home city.

Any suggestions that I've missed?? (Man... more of the high-end places need lunch service....)

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  1. Mona Ami or Grand Lux aren't high end in my book. Delmonica's serves a pretty good lunch and it's definitely high end. I was impressed. You can do no wrong at Rosemary's, though.

    Thomas W.

    1. One place on the strip that may meet your needs is Emeril's at the MGM. They have a nice room, good food (esp the bbq shrimp) and a very nice by the glass wine list.

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      1. re: seal

        I should have mentioned.... Emeril's NO Fish House is kinda a "backup" at this point... I've done lunch there before, and been very very impressed with the food and ther services at my "hi, I just got off a four hour plane ride" appearance, but am looking for something new.

        (And I don't consider Mon Ami or Grand Lux high end... good places to eat but not high end... but was just trying to avoid people suggesting them!)

      2. I have had great breakfasts and dinners at Bouchon (Thomas Keller's French Bistro) at the Venetian, so they must be open for lunch.

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        1. re: dahlsk

          As far as I know, Bouchon is only open for lunch on the weekends.

        2. How about Tableau at Wynn ? It is beautiful and food is good.

          1. Mesa Grill at Caesars has outstanding lunch!