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Las Vegas Buffets Are Back and Better Than Ever | Food & Wine

The reopening of The Buffet at Bellagio is a bellwether of better times ahead for Sin City.

By Lissa Townsend Rodgers, July 27, 2021

Credit: Courtesy of MGM Resorts International

Many cities are identified with an iconic food.

Philadelphia has its cheesesteaks, New York has pizza, New Orleans has po-boys, Baltimore has crab cakes.

Las Vegas has all of them, because Vegas means a buffet. “I think it’s about having a sense of indulgence and having everything. All of the choices are there for you but you don’t really have to make a decision,” says Wes Holton, executive chef at Bellagio Las Vegas, “I think that kind of sums up Vegas and what people expect when they come to Vegas.”

Source: Las Vegas Buffets Are Back and Better Than Ever | Food & Wine

(135) The future of Las Vegas’ famed buffets – YouTube

A video from local CBS station Channel 8 about the future of our famous buffets…

Source: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Lagndy6TJyk

The Strange Case of States’ Addiction to Casinos – NYTimes.com

“On Tuesday, voters in five states considered proposals to significantly expand legal gambling and approved three of them. The two proposals that went down to defeat, in California and Colorado, had something in common: They faced strong opposition campaigns bankrolled by gambling operators in the state that would have competed with the newly authorized gambling.”

via The Strange Case of States’ Addiction to Casinos – NYTimes.com.