Day 2 in Vegas–MESA and BURGR

Hey! Happy Saturday! Hope you are having a great weekend. Smile Laura and I are still having a blast in Vegas. . . I thought I would just pop in and share some of our activities yesterday.

After my conference we headed to Bobby Flay’s restaurant – Mesa (in Cesar’s Palace). Started with a margarita.  . .


and the best cheese dip ever. It was the goat cheese “queso fundido.” Laura and I have already vowed to recreate this at home. . .


And we shared the 16 spice chicken salad, which was good, but after that dip, we really just wanted to eat 4 more of those. . . Winking smile 


And then some shopping. . .


And walking around. . .


Gelato at the Venetian. . . I got the stracciatella, which is Italian cream and dark chocolate pieces.


More pool time. . . with drinks!

And I met some new friends. . .  Smile 


And if lunch wasn’t awesome enough, we at at Gordon Ramsay’s restaurant BURGR for dinner.


I got the Hell’s Kitchen burger. It was one of the best burgers I have ever had. And the sweet potato fries were life changing. . . they actually came with a powdered sugar shaker.


Then, we headed downtown. Played roulette at the Golden Nugget. Laura broke even (and actually made up her $40 deficit from earlier in the day) and I won $33. . .not too shabby. So, we immediately headed to the Sugar Factory to spend our winnings. . .


best. decision. ever. Smile 


And then we went back to the hotel and I think I was asleep before my head hit the pillow!!

My conference is starting in just a few minutes, and then we are headed to Mon Ami Gabi for breakfast. . . If you remember from my last trip to Las Vegas, that French toast was the highlight! And then we have tickets to see “O” tonight!!

Hope you are having a great weekend. Smile


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13 Responses to Day 2 in Vegas–MESA and BURGR

  1. Omg I’m so jealous of all the amazing food you are having… I think I’m drooling a little! I need to go to Vegas again to eat that food.
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  2. Mmm… My tummy literally just started grumbling when I saw that ice cream cookie sandwich. It looks life changing.
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  3. Bahh I totally forgot you were even there for a conference! Your eats look incredible so far! That is so cool you go to eat at Gordon Ramsey’s restaurant. I want those sweet tato fries in my belly. NUM!
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  4. umm that dessert sandwich looks absolutely amazing!
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  5. Sounds awesome! I really need to check out Burgr next time I go out there. I’m always looking for the best burger around.
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  6. I don’t know if I’m more jealous about that bag or the food!!
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