New offerings position property as only downtown hotel and casino to authentically serve absinth
Las Vegas – Downtown Grand’s Art Bar, located in the main lobby, will debut a new drink menu on TBD, to include drink options featuring absinthe and other unique ingredients. Downtown Grand is currently the only downtown hotel and casino that authentically serves absinthe utilizing a canister with a drip spiket and a special, flat slotted spoon.
The new menu will be available 3:00 p.m. until 11:00 p.m. and include art-themed drinks such as The Mona made with Peach Schnapps, peach puree pearls and La Marca Prosecco- a drink that is known as Leonardo’s take on the classic Bellini; Pearl Earring, a mixture of Malibu Rum, vanilla infused orange juice, and a splash of pomegranate syrup topped with Myers Dark Rum and garnished with a fresh basil leaf; The Green Muse, a combination of Skyy Strawberry Vodka and Mother’s sour apple, briefly smoked with applewood served over sour apple ice sphere; American Gothic, consisting of Jagermeister, Ameretto and fresh muddled raspberry and mint with a splash of ginger beer; Absinthe On Fire, Absinthe prepared the traditional way, lightly chilled and sweetened; and Night Watch, a mixture of Skyy Georgia Peach Vodka, ginger beer, and black cherry reduction topped off with sparkling water.
Downtown Grand is located on 3rd Street between Ogden and Stewart. For more information, call (702) 719-5100 or go to DowntownGrand.com.
ABOUT ART BAR
At Art Bar, guests may sit at the bar or lounge in overstuffed chairs and other seating perfectly conducive to relaxation, stimulating conversation or creative contemplation—whichever inspires them most. Art Bar offers quick drinks, small bites and cocktails. Most distinctively, dozens of reproductions of fine art masterpieces adorn Art Bar’s ceiling. Art Bar features changing exhibitions of artwork by Southern Nevada-based artists. The bar is located in the main lobby of Downtown Grand, across from the registration desk with windows looking out onto 3rd Street. Daily hours of operation are 3 to 11 p.m.
ABOUT DOWNTOWN GRAND HOTEL & CASINO
Downtown Grand Hotel & Casino is a unique hospitality and entertainment destination in the heart of revitalized downtown Las Vegas. Located on 3rd Street between Ogden and Stewart, Downtown Grand is situated on nearly seven acres that encompasses an entire urban block of hotel, casino and dining amenities. The property features two 18-story and 25-story towers adjoined by a walking bridge elevated over 3rd Street, with 629 guest rooms and suites offering luxury accommodations that set a new standard for sophistication and style in downtown Las Vegas.
Downtown Grand’s casino offerings include 25,000 square feet of gaming space with nearly 500 new slot machines, table games and a fully featured sports book powered by William Hill. Restaurants, bars and entertainment options include Stewart + Ogden, Art Bar, The Commissary, Furnace Bar and The Carson Room. Partnering venues include the award-winning Las Vegas steakhouse Triple George Grill, world famous Hogs & Heifers saloon and Pizza Rock, renowned as one of the best pizza restaurants in the city.
Downtown Grand features a rooftop pool experience with more than 35,000 square feet of entertainment and special event space, an infinity pool, restaurant and bar, semi-private cabanas, a fire pit and a grass seating area.
Downtown Grand has been recognized with a number of prominent accolades including “Best Downtown Hotel” and “Best Hotel Room Value” by the Las Vegas Review-Journal, as well as the 2015 TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence Award. Most recently, Downtown Grand was recognized by Strictly Slots magazine’s “Best of Slots 2015” awards in multiple categories including Best Overall Casino, Best Slot Club and Best Casino for Reel Slots, and was also named Best in Downtown Las Vegas for Hotel, Suites, Staff and Pool by Casino Player magazine’s “Best of Gaming 2015”.
For more information, call (702) 719-5100 or go to DowntownGrand.com. Find on Facebook or Twitter @DowntownGrandLV.