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A Guide to Cowboy-Approved Food and Drink Specials During the National Finals Rodeo

Two-step over to these restaurants and bars

The Chute-Out Double B Burger
The Orleans

HARD ROCK HOTEL & CASINOMr. Lucky’s Cafe will be serving a short rib scramble with wild mushrooms, caramelized onions and a side of potatoes and garlic toast ($15), a wedge salad with smoked bacon ($9), a barbecue pulled pork grilled cheese ($14) and prime rib pot roast with bacon baked beans and creamed corn bread ($19). Pink Taco will be serving the Cowboy Special, a 14-ounce ghost pepper rubbed rib-eye stea served with chipotle-glazed shrimp ($30). Goose Island Pub will offer a special menu that features beer cheese dip ($8) and smoked brisket grilled cheese ($14). MB Steak will offer a “Bourbon Cowboy” flight with one ounce pours of Angel’s Envy, Four Roses Singler Barrel and Old Forester ($29). Specialty cocktails including the Barrel Racer, made with Pendleton Whisky, Kahlua, cream and Coke ($12) will be available throughout the casino. [EaterWire]

CAESARS PALACE — Rodeo-themed cocktails will be available at Alto Bar, Spanish Steps and Cleopatra’s Barge. Rodeo fans can watch a live feed of NFR events at Spanish Steps or dance to country music at Alto Bar and Cleopatra’s Barge while sipping on cocktails such as the Gentleman Caller, made with Gentleman Jack. Searsucker will offer a “Whole Beast Feast” on Dec. 15-16, featuring roasted lager-brined hog and accompaniments for $42 a plate. [EaterWire]

GRAND BAZAAR SHOPS — Located just steps from Bally’s Las Vegas, Redneck Riviera will feature food from Wahlburger’s and live country entertainment. [EaterWire]

HARRAH’S LAS VEGAS — If a day at the rodeo calls for a steak dinner, Ruth’s Chris Steak House has got the perfect combination. On Dec. 10, the restaurant will offer a steak and Jack Daniel’s pairing. For even more whiskey fueled fun, Harrah’s Piano Bar will be transformed into the Jack Daniel’s Saloon with specialty cocktails, a live feed of NFR events and autograph signings. Toby Keith’s I Love This Bar & Grill will also feature NFR autograph signings along with drink specials, live country music and plenty of Southern cooking. [EaterWire]

FLAMINGO LAS VEGAS — The Flamingo features plenty of line dancing and whiskey sipping in honor of the NFR. At 5 O’Clock Somewhere Bar, rodeo fans can enjoy drink specials and a country DJ along with autograph signings. Garden Bar features a similar line-up, with a live feed of the rodeo, line dancing, drink specials and autograph signings. [EaterWire]

THE LINQTAG Bar will offer drink specials and autograph signings on Dec. 15 from 1 to 3 p.m. [EaterWire]

PLANET HOLLYWOOD RESORT — Rodeo-goers can keep the cowboy festivities going at Extra Lounge with drink tastings, specials and live entertainment. Heart Bar will also offer drink specials and a live feed of the NFR main events. For a little something to eat with all of that whiskey and beer, Planet Hollywood’s Race & Sportsbook will be serving wings, sliders and pizza. [EaterWire]

RIO IBar offers drinks specials and Miller/Coors rider autograph signings on Dec. 9 from 10 p.m. until midnight. [EaterWire]

MIRACLE MILE SHOPS — For those who need to fuel up before the rodeo, Cabo Wabo Cantina will serve steak and eggs made with marinated sirloin ($14.95), eggs Benedict with chorizo and pepper-jack cheese ($13.95) and bottomless mimosas and Bellinis ($24.99). Throughout the day, diners can order specialty shots, margaritas and buckets of beer while enjoying live music. [EaterWire]

SLS LAS VEGASBazaar Meat by Jose Andres will offer a 10-course steak-centered meal featuring beef tartare and Chateaubriand tenderloin with Perigord sauce ($125 per person). Northside Cafe & Chinese Kitchen will serve a surf and turf dinner that pairs a 16-ounce bone-in rib-eye steak with sautéed shrimp. [EaterWire]

WESTSIDE — The fittingly named “Babes ‘n’ Bulls” event at Crazy Horse 3 features a live feed of rodeo events, plus $3 Jack Fire shots and free entry for customers with NFR passes. [EaterWire]

COSMOPOLITAN OF LAS VEGAS — Head mixologist Mariena Mercer has crafted four specialty cocktails for the NFR. From the classic Acting Single, Drinking Double cocktail, which features Jack Daniel’s Single Barrel Whisky, ginger beer, ginger syrup and lime to the Southern Gentleman, made with Gentleman Jack, Amaro Meletti and ancho chai-masala syrup, these whiskey cocktails are the perfect thing to sip on while watching the Boots on the Boulevard concert series. [EaterWire]

MIRAGE — For the duration of the NFR, the Mirage will offer drink specials, entertainment and a free live stream of events at the Race & Sports Book and Parlor Lounge. [EaterWire]

TREASURE ISLAND Gilley’s Saloon will be getting rodeo fans into a cowboy state of mind with live country music and drink specials including The Rusty Spur, made with Crown Royal Whiskey, orange juice and mint ($8) and the Texas Two Step Margarita made with Don Julio, St. Germaine Elderflower Liqueur and Sierra Mist ($8). These and other speciality drinks are also available at Breeze Bar. [EaterWire]

THE ORLEANS — In honor of the Cinch Boyd Gaming Chute-Out, the Orleans will feature the Chute-Out Double B Burger. Created by executive chef Gil Morales, this 4-ounce burger is served on a pretzel bun and topped with bacon onion jam, fried onion strings, cheddar cheese, bourbon barbecue burnt ends and hickory aioli. [EaterWire]

VENETIANDelmonico Steakhouse will serve a special Whole Pig Dinner Menu on Dec. 8-9. The menu includes pastrami with charred Brussels sprouts ($16), pork blade steak with garlic chips and crackling gravy ($38) ad country pate with glazed beets and lola rosa lettuces ($18). Seasonal cocktails made with W.L. Weller single select barrel bourbon will also be available. [EaterWire]

The Linq

3545 Las Vegas Blvd S, Las Vegas, NV 89109 (866) 328-1888 Visit Website

Pink Taco

4455 Paradise Road, Las Vegas, NV 89169 702-693-5525 Visit Website

Cabo Wabo Cantina

3663 South Las Vegas Boulevard, , NV 89109 (702) 385-2226 Visit Website

Northside Cafe

2535 Las Vegas Blvd S, Las Vegas, NV 89109 (855) 761-7763 Visit Website

Hard Rock Hotel & Casino

4455 Paradise Road, , NV 89169 (702) 693-5000 Visit Website

Parlor Lounge

3400 Las Vegas Blvd S, Las Vegas, NV 89109

MB Steak

4455 Paradise Road, Las Vegas, NV 89169

Bazaar Meat by Jose Andres

2535 South Las Vegas Boulevard, , NV 89109 (702) 761-7610 Visit Website


707 Carson St., Las Vegas, NV 89101 702-534-1515 Visit Website


3355 South Las Vegas Boulevard, , NV 89109 (702) 414-3737 Visit Website

Heart Bar

3667 South Las Vegas Boulevard, , NV 89109 (702) 785-5555 Visit Website

Miracle Mile Shops

3663 Las Vegas Blvd South, Las Vegas, NV 89109 (888) 800-8284 Visit Website

Alto Bar

3570 South Las Vegas Boulevard, , NV 89109 (866) 227-5938 Visit Website