Posted by Mark J. Miller on June 13, 2012 11:55 AM
For decades, new Las Vegas hotel/casinos have been incredibly over-the-top and, let's face it, garish: a pyramid, a pirate-themed one, a mini re-creation of New York City, King Arthur’s castle, the list goes on. But now a casino is heading in the opposite direction by leveraging the Nobu brand to attract a new clientele.
Nobu Hospitality partners including Chef Nobu Matsuhisa, Robert De Niro and Meir Teper, along with designer David Rockwell and principals from Caesars Palace, held a press conference this week at the original Nobu in New York City to reveal the concept for the world's first Nobu Hotel, set to open in Las Vegas late 2012.
The design for the Nobu Hotel at Caesars Palace looks to bring the zen palate of Nobu restaurants to life — an oasis for well-heeled high-rollers to calm their nerves and enjoy the good life after making (or losing) more cash at the city’s many gambling tables.Continue reading...
Posted by Shirley Brady on March 7, 2011 01:00 PM
Love the black cod with miso (as Robert De Niro does) and other award-winning dishes at Nobu Matsuhisa's Nobu restaurants? Then you'll welcome the first Nobu-branded hotel. Caesars Palace is helping bring the Japanese chef's brand, built on his global network of 23 restaurants, to Las Vegas.
The partners today announced they are developing the world's first Nobu Hotel, "an innovative concept that will integrate an exclusive hotel tower with the first Nobu restaurant and lounge on the Las Vegas Strip."