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Drake Parties at Sugar Factory, Hakkasan

Plus more stars dining before and after the Billboard Music Awards

Drake at Sugar Factory
Drake at Sugar Factory
Bryan Steffy

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Recording artist Drake stopped by Sugar Factory American Brasserie at Fashion Show on Saturday, May 20, to debut his exclusive Virginia Black Whiskey goblet and specialty cocktail line featuring the Night Owl goblet. Drake tasted his signature Night Owl goblet topped with candy lollipop owls and multi-colored gummy owls, Sugar Factory's first Insane Campfire Spiked S'mores Coffee Milkshake, and The Drake Goblet made with peach lemonade and topped with cotton candy and sour peach gummies, all featuring Virginia Black Whiskey. Miley Cyrus' mother Tish and sister Brandi also stopped by and ate a pepperoni pizza, a brownie ice cream sundae, the Twinkie Dinkie Insane Milkshake, Rainbow Sliders and a Lollipop Passion Goblet. Dance Moms star Jojo Siwa and her mother ordered the Tie Dye Insane Milkshake, the Caramel Sugar Daddy Cheesecake Milkshake and the Rainbow Sliders. [EaterWire]

Drake even stopped by Hakkasan at the MGM Grand on Sunday, May 21, with Kevin Hart, Vanessa Hudgens and PartyNextDoor. Drake and his group of friends ordered Hakka noodles, black pepper beef and vegetarian chicken in black pepper sauce while drinking a few of Hakkasan’s signature cocktails, including The Hakka. [EaterWire]

Comedian Adam Carolla ate brunch at Mesa Grill at Caesars Palace on Saturday, May 20. [EaterWire]

Bill Goldberg Brian Steffy

Bill Goldberg. Photo: Bryan Steffy

Professional wrestler Bill Goldberg hosted a meet and greet at Sugar Factory American Brasserie at Fashion Show on Saturday, May 20. Goldberg, his son Gage and wife Wanda first entered the candy shop and filled up two large Sugar Factory goblets with an assortment of gummy crispy crunch bears, M&Ms, Nerds, Skittles, a variety of chocolate candies and more. For lunch, they ordered the lollipop passion goblet made with Voli 305 Vodka, Twinkie Dinkie and Caramel Sugar Daddy Cheesecake insane milkshakes paired with the limited edition "Goldburger" with a gold-glazed bun, double-Angus beef patties, melted white and yellow cheddar cheese topped with onion rings and served with pickles, lettuce, tomato, Sugar Factory special sauce along with hand-cut fries and rainbow sliders. For dessert, the family ordered the King Kong Sundae, containing 24 scoops of ice cream with various toppings and sparklers for dessert. [EaterWire]

DNCE band members including Joe Jonas had dinner with a group of friends at Tao Asian Bistro at the Venetian on Saturday, May 20. DJ Khaled and his entourage dined on the chicken wing lollipops, veggie fried rice and Buddha chicken. Singing group R5 ordered the satay of sea bass, sausage fried rice and tuna tartare. On Sunday, May 21, country duo Florida Georgia Line celebrated their award for "Top Country Song" at the Billboard Music Awards with 20 friends at Tao. In honor of their win, the restaurant presented the band with a bottle of Champagne and congratulatory dessert platter that lit up the room with sparklers. Camila Cabello dined there with her team, ordering the satay of sea bass, sausage fried rice, spicy tuna tartare on crispy rice and more. To congratulate Cabello on her performance, Tao sent out a platter of signature desserts adorned with "No Crying in the Club." Actresses Ashley Tisdale and Lea Michele dined together on the satay of sea bass and spicy tuna tartare on crispy rice. DJ Khaled returned to eat chicken wing lollipops, short ribs, chicken fried rice and more. Jussie Smollett from the hit show Empire also dined with friends. [EaterWire]

TV host Jeannie Mai was seen having dinner with friends at Beauty & Essex at the Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas on Saturday, May 20. The group had the bone marrow and grilled cheese and tomato soup dumplings. [EaterWire]

Baltimore Ravens linebacker Terrell Suggs was spotted at Carmine’s in the Forum Shops at Caesars Saturday, May 20, with friends and family. [EaterWire]

Country singer Jake Owen, in town for the Billboard Music Awards, popped into Shake Shack at New York-New York on Sunday, May 21, to grab a double ShackBurger and fries. [EaterWire]

Comedian Kevin Hart dined at Holsteins Shakes & Buns at the Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas on Monday, May 23, with a group of six, who ordered the Philly rolls, California turkey burger and Buffalo wings. [EaterWire]


May 16

Actor Cody Christian from Pretty Little Liars and Teen Wolf dined with friends and celebrated his recent birthday on Friday, May 12, at Lavo at the Palazzo. The group ordered the one-pound meatball, charred octopus, salumi-formaggi platter, New York strip and more. Christian also attended the opening of Chica that night and later stopped by The Dorsey. Then on Saturday, May 13, he headed to Tao Asian Bistro at the Venetian with a group of friends. [EaterWire]

Twilight actor Taylor Lautner was spotted dining with his girlfriend and Scream Queens starlet Billie Lourd at Hakkasan at the MGM Grand on Saturday, May 12. The drank the Island Heat and Lychee Martini while they shared classic dishes including the spicy prawn and Sanpei chicken claypot. After dinner, they ordered martinis and dessert. [EaterWire]

Journey bass player Ross Valory and his wife Mary Valory dined with their family at Carmine’s at the Forum Shops at Caesars on Thursday, May 11, in one of the restaurant’s private dining rooms. Spaghetti and meatballs, chicken parmesan and chicken saltimbocca were on the menu. [EaterWire]

Journey drummer Steve Smith dined at La Cave Wine & Food Hideaway at Wynn Las Vegas on Thursday, May 11, after the band’s show at Hard Rock Hotel. Smith, who was joined by two guests, ordered crab ravioli with ricotta, arugula and tomatoes; warm salt-roasted beets with whipped goat cheese and pistachio; and sea bass with enoki mushroom and carrot ginger puree. The group ordered wine flights as well. [EaterWire]

Fashion designer Valentino Garavani dined at Le Cirque at the Bellagio on Wednesday, May 10, and again on Thursday, May 11. [EaterWire]

The 2017 Miss USA Pageant contestants dined at Libertine Social at Mandalay Bay on Tuesday, May 9. The girls sat in the social dining room and dined on marinated Ahi tuna cones, parmesan churros, Petaluma chicken and King salmon. [EaterWire]

Michele Maturo at Tacos & Tequila.
Jeff Ragazzo

May 9

Model Michele Maturo hosted the "Sexy de Mayo Quatro" fiesta at Tacos & Tequila (T&T) at the Luxor on Friday, May 5, to celebrate Cinco de Mayo in Las Vegas. She drank margaritas and ate tacos. [EaterWire]

Reality personality Blac Chyna was spotted at Hakkasan Las Vegas Restaurant at the MGM Grand on Saturday, May 6. The new mom joined Young Jeezy for a cocktail. [EaterWire]

Comedian Dave Chappelle and 35 crew members and friends that included Eddie Griffin dined at Beauty & Essex in the Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas Friday, May 5. The group ordered Thai-style deep-fried shrimp, lamb chops, chicken meatballs and more. Mario and Courtney Lopez dined with a group of friends on Saturday, May 6. They ordered yellowtail sashimi, tomato soup dumplings, tuna poke tacos and more. [EaterWire]

Magician David Blaine dined at Lavo Italian Restaurant at the Palazzo with friends and captivated the room as he performed card tricks in the middle of the restaurant on Sunday night. After 20 minutes of wowing the dining room with card magic, Blaine and his friends ordered the one-pound meatball, charred octopus, Chilean sea bass, Branzino panzanella and more. [EaterWire]

La Cave Wine & Food Hideaway

3131 South Las Vegas Boulevard, , NV 89109 (702) 770-7375 Visit Website


3355 South Las Vegas Boulevard, Las Vegas, NV 89109 (702) 805-8472 Visit Website


3500 Las Vegas Blvd. South, Las Vegas, NV 89109 (702) 473-9700 Visit Website

Libertine Social

3950 South Las Vegas Boulevard, , NV 89119 (702) 632-7558 Visit Website

Wynn Las Vegas

3131 South Las Vegas Boulevard, , NV 89109 (702) 770-7000 Visit Website

The Dorsey

3355 South Las Vegas Boulevard, , NV 89109 (702) 414-1945 Visit Website

Tacos & Tequila (T&T)

3900 Las Vegas Boulevard S, Las Vegas, NV 89109 702-262-5225 Visit Website

Forum Shops at Caesars

3472 Las Vegas Blvd. S, Las Vegas, NV 89109 (702) 893-4800 Visit Website

Le Cirque

3600 Las Vegas Blvd. S., Las Vegas, NV 89109 702-693-8100 Visit Website

Beauty & Essex

3708 South Las Vegas Boulevard, , NV 89109 (702) 737-0707 Visit Website


3799 Las Vegas Blvd S, Las Vegas, NV 89109 (702) 891-7888 Visit Website

Lavo Nightclub & Italian Restaurant

3325 Las Vegas Blvd. S. , Las Vegas, NV 89109 702-791-1800

Tao Asian Bistro

3377 Las Vegas Boulevard S, Las Vegas, NV 89109 702-388-8338 Visit Website