September 27, 2023


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Italian restaurant favorite Rao’s to close after 15 years on the Las Vegas Strip

Rao’s at Caesars Palace announced Wednesday it will completely near on November 28. The legendary Italian restaurant born in East Harlem in New York Metropolis at first expanded to its Las Vegas Strip spot in December 2006.

A statement from co-proprietors Frank Pellegrino Jr. and Ron Straci pointed out a upcoming Las Vegas cafe could be in the is effective: “When we opened Rao’s Caesars Palace, we didn’t entirely realize the effects it would have on all of our lives. Nearly 15 years later on, as we put together to close these doorways for the ultimate time, we are stuffed with a range of emotions and will often search back again and cherish the recollections built in just these walls. While our long term in Las Vegas is not but determined, we are very enthusiastic about the choices of what lies in advance.”  

Recognized for its homey cuisine this sort of as Sunday gravy, huge meatballs and lemon rooster, Rao’s at Caesars Palace is situated near the resort’s pool and the Bacchanal Buffet. Reservations are readily available at OpenTable.

“It’s a scarce feat for a restaurant to be open up on the Las Vegas Strip for 15 several years,” explained Sean McBurney, Caesars Enjoyment Regional President. “We will generally be grateful to Frank Pellegrino Sr., Frank Pellegrino Jr. and Ron Straci for their partnership in bringing their legendary brand name to our attendees.”

The New York Town flagship cafe opened in 1896 and famously became just one of the hardest reservations in the place after a New York Times overview in 1977. The business has expanded by way of the several years with a handful of places to eat and a retail line of high quality pasta sauces and other meals items.

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