LAS VEGAS, May 27, 2005 Café, the new 24-hour restaurant at Harrah's Las Vegas Casino & Hotel, opening June 2, 2005, offers a savory variety of dishes in a relaxed contemporary environment, around the clock.

The Café goes beyond the average hotel coffee shop, making it one of Harrah's most popular dining choices. The restaurant offers guests comfort and variety 24 hours a day, seven days a week, whether they are enjoying a midnight snack or a satisfying lunch.

A collaborative design effort by Friedmutter Group and the Harrah's Las Vegas management team, the $4.5 million Café is a Tuscany-style restaurant. The bright, open and airy atmosphere is also warm and inviting. With a palate of cream and taupe finishes, soft woods and splashes of bright mosaic tile work, the Café is sure to be a Harrah's Las Vegas favorite.

Breakfast items range from the lighter fare of fresh fruit or yogurt to heartier items such as a garden fresh eggs benedict or cinnamon raisin French toast.

Lunch features delectable fresh salads like the pear salad with arugula, candied pecans and vanilla balsamic vinaigrette or the Café's famous grilled chicken cobb salad. Other items include the shrimp club sandwich, the blackened prime rib sandwich, the oven baked chicken, eggplant and foccacia sandwich, or a selection of juicy burgers, cooked to order.

A much-loved addition to the Café at Harrah's is the wood burning exhibition oven, which is the focal point of the Café. The smoky flavor and crisp crusts of the Café's wood-fired pizzas are sure to capture the fancy of the most discriminating pizza connoisseur. Guests may choose from an array of pizzas including the barbeque chicken pizza, smoked shrimp pizza and the quarto formagi pizza.

Evening specialties at the Café are personalized to temp all taste buds. Diners may choose from such entrées as the pan seared blue nose bass, fire roasted half chicken, slow roasted prime rib and a the Las Vegas classic, surf and turf.

Saving room for dessert will not be a difficult task when temped by the decadent delights created by the Harrah's Las Vegas pastry team. Guests my indulge in the Café's caramelized banana bread pudding, crème brulee, mile high marble cheesecake and the ultimate ice cream sandwich. The Café also offers a selection of sugar free desserts.

Café at Harrah's is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Dress is casual. For more information cal (702) 369-5000.

Founded 67 years ago, Harrah's Entertainment, Inc. owns or manages through various subsidiaries 25 casinos in the United States, primarily under the Harrah's and Horseshoe brand names. Harrah's Entertainment is focused on building loyalty and value with its valued customers through a unique combination of great service, excellent products, unsurpassed distribution, operational excellence and technology leadership.