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Can SLS Las Vegas bring life back to the north end of the Strip?

August 21st, 2014

Sam Nazarian has created just what he thinks Las Vegas deserves with SLS: A shiny new playground (that locals might be able to afford!).

  • Dining

    Super-fresh fish gets the spotlight, but don't sleep on the salted plum.

  • Fine Art

    “Things are going to move along at a pretty slow rate, but pretty soon we’re going to start seeing art," Patrick Gaffey

  • Dining

    Local hospitality veterans Julio and Kelly Torres will have you ditching the drive-thru for food as nature intended.

  • Film

    The talent is there, but not the laughs.

  • FeaturedNightlifeArts & Entertainment

    Welcome to a new local’s spot where every partier can play tourist.

  • As We See It

    What does the tragic controversy say about officer-involved shootings and our community?

  • Music

    Boise's indie veterans headline the Bunkhouse's reopening bash on August 25.

  • BusinessFeatured

    Like why your favorite place may be the parking garage ...

  • Dining

    The Turkeygiving Burger should be crowned Vegas’ quintessential Thanksgiving-inspired dish.

  • DiningFeatured

    Umami may have been revolutionary in SoCal, but the Strip has had this experience on lock for a decade.

  • Stage

    The entire cast—imported from Chicago’s Theater Wit—is uniformly excellent.

  • Reviews

    From bacon jam to a mysteriously succulent turkey burger, Carson Kitchen is full of surprises.

  • Dining

    Believe it: Las Vegas has come into its own as a legit pie zone. Witness the savory slices that put us on the map. ...

  • Dining

    Is it too much to ask to have one great big list of all the notable slices and pies all around the Las Vegas Valley? ...

  • As We See It

    MGM's Gold Strike casino in Tunica, Miss., recently opened a nonsmoking area.

  • Arts & EntertainmentNightlife

    The new SBE club opens at the freshly minted resort this weekend.

  • A&E

    It all started with a list of notes on the Director’s desk ...

  • Dining

    Before Ping Pang Pong, the Gold Coast's Monterey Room was serving pot stickers and egg foo young alongside chicken fried steak and BLTs.

  • Joe Downtown

    Does manufacturing project Factorli's demise signify a lack of planning on Downtown Project's part?

  • Dining News

    The Honey Salt team doubles down in the Summerlin area with its new Tivoli Village tavern.

  • Dining

    Let your voice (and taste buds) be heard!

  • FeaturedDining

    From varieties at Settebello to Naked City Pizza, pies that prove Vegas pizza rocks.

  • Nightlife

    Solid local brews and shuffleboard? A major score for Henderson.

  • Booze Blog

    Mandalay Bay is taking brews to a higher level in September.

  • FeaturedArts & EntertainmentCulture

    Sam Nazarian has created just what he thinks Las Vegas deserves with SLS: A shiny new playground (that locals might be able to afford!).

  • Dining

    Make the trek to North Las Vegas for a slab from Old School Pizzeria.

  • As We See It

    For some, it might be the biggest, coolest single event ever to happen in Las Vegas.

  • AP

    Don't know what "vaping" is? How about "listicle"?

  • CultureArts & EntertainmentMusic

    Did the Fab Four see anything besides the Sahara and the Las Vegas Convention Center?

  • Breaking News

    A couple accused of leaving their severely injured 2-year-old daughter at a hospital have been arrested after a five-year manhunt.

  • Nightlife

    The DJ discusses last year's block party, who not to miss this time around and why the EDM world needs to "loosen up a bit."

  • OpinionDining

    Published Thu, Aug 21, 2014 (1:08 p.m.)

    Cappuccino, Wasabi Ginger, Mango Salsa or Cheddar Bacon Mac & Cheese? See which flavor rules with the Weekly foodie crew.

  • SportsPolitics

    Published Thu, Aug 21, 2014 (11:50 a.m.)

    Changing the name of the Washington Redskins is going to happen, Reid says.

  • A&E

    Published Thu, Aug 21, 2014 (10:03 a.m.)

    It's like Willy Wonka's Chocolate Factory—with clothes.

  • FeaturedMusic

    Published Thu, Aug 21, 2014 (midnight)

    "I approach live music as a party, not a concert," says Jason Scoppa, the man behind the venue's design and concept.

  • FeaturedArts & EntertainmentCulture

    Published Thu, Aug 21, 2014 (midnight)

    Sam Nazarian has created just what he thinks Las Vegas deserves with SLS: A shiny new playground (that locals might be able to afford!).

  • FeaturedNightlifeArts & Entertainment

    Published Thu, Aug 21, 2014 (midnight)

    Welcome to a new local’s spot where every partier can play tourist.

  • Featured

    Published Thu, Aug 21, 2014 (midnight)

    Artificial intelligence? Virtual worlds? Sign us up!

  • NightlifeFeatured

    Published Thu, Aug 21, 2014 (midnight)

    Every new casino needs a new secret signature drink—an off-menu cocktail for those in the know.

  • Featured

    Published Thu, Aug 21, 2014 (midnight)

    Yes, those are monkeys with goblets.

  • DiningFeatured

    Published Thu, Aug 21, 2014 (midnight)

    Umami may have been revolutionary in SoCal, but the Strip has had this experience on lock for a decade.

  • BusinessFeatured

    Published Thu, Aug 21, 2014 (midnight)

    Like why your favorite place may be the parking garage ...

  • Featured

    Published Thu, Aug 21, 2014 (midnight)

    He realizes challenges are ahead, but he's ready.

  • Features

    Published Thu, Aug 21, 2014 (midnight)

    Reimagining education: From the Socratic method in the virtual classroom to mosaic making with Burning Man artists, the school experience looks different at Leadership Academy ...

  • As We See It

    Published Wed, Aug 20, 2014 (8 p.m.)

    Plans for a $45 million complex (and Rosemary's spinoff) at Reed Whipple are off the table for now.

  • As We See It

    Published Wed, Aug 20, 2014 (8 p.m.)

    What does the tragic controversy say about officer-involved shootings and our community?

  • As We See It

    Published Wed, Aug 20, 2014 (8 p.m.)

    The topless revue just went dark, while the disco tribute just signed a contract extension.

  • As We See It

    Published Wed, Aug 20, 2014 (3:02 p.m.)

    MGM's Gold Strike casino in Tunica, Miss., recently opened a nonsmoking area.

  • As We See It

    Published Wed, Aug 20, 2014 (3 p.m.)

    "At least I could tell what was going on."

  • As We See It

    Published Wed, Aug 20, 2014 (2:58 p.m.)

    From infused H20 to chromatherapy, a few features of the new convention space.

  • As We See It

    Published Wed, Aug 20, 2014 (2:58 p.m.)

    Ratings for Sunday's matchup beat several MLB games!