Sam DeMarco is one of the most creative chefs in America, and his appetizers at First Food & Bar are deliciously excessive. Who else would think of making Philly cheesesteak dumplings or pulled-pork egg rolls, two dishes credited to him that are often copied around the city? First Chopped is said to be a salad, but it’s really a deconstructed falafel in a lettuce cup. The warm goat cheese “soufflé” is crusted with pistachios and embellished with brandied cherries. And blackened mahi fish tacos get chipotle sour cream.
A Peek at Life Is Beautiful 2017
Get to know the Life Is Beautiful acts. Learn about Downtown's new kaleidoscopic murals. Find tips on how to navigate schedule conflicts. And see what's on the mouthwatering menu. Here is Vegas Seven's guide to tasting, seeing and hearing all the festival has to offer, from the first afternoon set to the final headliner.
Best of the City 2017
Our eighth annual celebration of all things Las Vegas, from the best casino comebacks to irresistible pot products