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Eating With the Stars: A Guide to Celebrity Chefs in Vegas

Las Vegas is full of the rock stars of the culinary world. Celebrity chefs flock to Sin City to showcase their delicious culinary creations for all of us lucky enough to get to take a bite. When visiting Las Vegas, take advantage of all the different dining options by hitting these top celebrity chef restaurants. With so many options and so little time, you do not want to miss these crowd favorites.

1. Mario Batali & Joe Bastianich

Mario Batali & Joe Bastianich

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These two celebrity chefs run B&B Burger and Beer in the Venetian Hotel & Casino. Batali is known for his appearances on several television shows including ABC’s The Chew. Bastianich is known for his multiple television appearances including CNBC’s Restaurant Startup and Masterchef. Together, this duo runs and operates over 25 restaurants located all around the world!   B&B Burger and Beer is the perfect place to grab a casual meal and brew in a cool environment, and maybe even run in to one of the celebs!

They also run the popular Vegas restaurant Otto Pizzeria, which is just around the corner from B&B Burger and Beer. Visit Otto Pizzeria for an amazing slice of their griddle cooked Neapolitan pizza.

2. Buddy Valastro

Buddy Valastro

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While you are at the Grande Canal Shoppes in The Venetian Hotel & Casino, take a walk over to Carlo’s Bakery for the chance to see a crowd favorite, Buddy Valastro. Buddy Valastro is the popular television personality from the hit TLC show, Cake Boss.  After wild success in Hoboken, New Jersey, Carlo’s Bakery expanded to other locations in the US, including the popular Las Vegas spot. Anyone with a sweet tooth should stop in for a delicious cannoli or slice of cake, or just to see what all the fuss is about!

3. Emeril Lagasse

Emeril Lagasse

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Hosting over 2000 cooking shows on the Food Network, his best-selling cookbooks, and his regular appearances on Good Morning America, it is no wonder this culinary genius is a household name. Emeril Lagasse opened up Lagasse Stadium to add to his impressive list of restaurant ownership. Lagasse Stadium offers a unique and refreshing take on a typical sports bar. With stadium-style seating, incredible food, and all the brews you desire, you will not be disappointed.

These are just some of the many celebrity chef restaurants you will come across in Las Vegas. Consider a Celebrity Eats Tour to dine at all of these spots (and more) paired with selfie stops, trivia, drink pairings and more! Schedule your Las Vegas Food Tour today.

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