Nigiri sushi is a form that follows a strict protocol regarding perfectly cut, impeccably fresh seafood placed delicately on clumps of vinegared rice. And it is the most bastardized form of eating in this city, thanks to a plethora of second-rate practitioners. But Kabuto, in the newly renamed Tokyo Plaza, soars above the competition with fish sourced from as far away as Japan, and sushi masters able to literally come within five grains of rice in every clump they fashion.
A Peek at Life Is Beautiful 2017
Gorillaz are coming to Las Vegas for the first time ever. 2016’s Grammy winner for best new artist, Chance the Rapper, will return. English rockers Muse will bring their dizzying live show to the streets of Downtown. And that’s just the top of an eclectic bill that features more than 70 acts, along with comedy, interactive art installations, a group art exhibit featuring the work of Mark Ryden, Tara McPherson and Shepard Fairey and much more. Last year saw more than 137,000 attendees trod the festival footprint. Who’s ready for more?
Best of the City 2016
Our seventh annual celebration of all things Las Vegas, from the best place to fix your speeding ticket to the best Bloody Mary.