Food & Beverage Magazine recently recognized the many wonderful restaurants located on the famed “Restaurant Row” at Lakeside Event Center in Las Vegas! Restaurant Row, fast becoming known in Las Vegas for its award-winning variety of food offerings and beautiful lakeside views, includes the new Rooster Boy Cafe, a cozy breakfast and lunch spot featuring […]
Lakeside Event Center, located in the Desert Shores Community, surrounded by the serene and picturesque Lake Jacqueline, features its new culinary additions to Restaurant Row with Rooster Boy Cafe and Buena Vista Kitchen. Recently, VegasNews.Com featured a story on Lakeside Event Center and the many wonderful businesses located on property, including a number of award-winning restaurants and spa, wedding venues, hair […]
Americana Las Vegas, located in Lakeside Las Vegas, Named Best New Restaurant 2017 by Gayot Venture off the Las Vegas Strip to Americana, chef Stephen Blandino’s restaurant overlooking the picturesque Lake Jacqueline. An alum of Aureole and Charlie Palmer Steak, he presents a wide mix of fare representative of all facets of American food culture. […]
New York native Stephen Blandino graduated from the Culinary Institute of America. He worked for acclaimed chef Charlie Palmer for 18 years, beginning at Aureole in New York and in 2000 helping to open the Mandalay Bay Aureole, where he moved up from line cook to executive sous chef.
In 2003 he was named executive chef of Charlie Palmer Steak in the Four Seasons, remaining there until he left to open his Americana lakeside in Desert Shores in 2016.
“I think it’s every chef’s dream to open their own place,” Blandino said. “And I guess the opportunity was there when I found out about this space.”