dining

Reviewing the Hoffman Estates Beer Garden

Das Bier Garden (The Beer Garden) 5510 Prairie Stone Parkway, Hoffman Estates, IL To read my review of the current (2019) beer garden renamed Hideaway Brew Garden & Bar, click here. GRADING Overall Score: A Cost: B Fun Potential: B (rating for adults, obviously) Recommended?: Yes…

Reviewing the Amenities and Dining at Beach Palace Resort – Cancun, Mexico

Beach Palace Resort Blvd. Kukulcan Km 11.5, El Rey, Zona Hotelera, 77500 Cancún, Q.R., Mexico Part Two: AMENITIES and DINING HOTEL GRADING Overall Score: A Staff: A Room: A Amenities: A Recommended?: Yes (highly!) AMENITIES/DINING GRADING Pools: A Dining/Bars: A Vegetarian Options: A Beach: A Service: A The Beach Palace Resort, located in the hotel zone of Cancun, is an all-inclusive resort stationed right on the beach. I previously wrote a review on the hotel and its rooms.  This is a review about the rest of the resort…

A Review of Carbone Restaurant – Aria Resort, Las Vegas

Carbone Inside the Aria Hotel & Casino, 3730 S Las Vegas Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89158 GRADING Overall Score: B Service: A Food: A Atmosphere: A Vegetarian options?: B Recommended?: Yes No matter where you go in Las Vegas, you can find fine dining.  Carbone, within the Aria Resort & Casino, is no exception. Tucked away from the hustle and bustle of the hotel, this restaurant is reminiscent of Italian American dining from the 1950’s.  The dining room is a beautiful room with booths and tables centered around a spectacular chandelier. Dim lighting and soft music add to…

A Review of Aria Resort & Casino – Las Vegas

  Aria Resort & Casino 3730 S Las Vegas Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89158 GRADING Overall Score: A Staff: A Room: A Amenities: A Recommended?: Yes (highly!) The Aria Resort and Casino in Las Vegas is a state of the art new building which opened in 2009. With over 4,000 guest rooms, 16 restaurants, a large convention center, 1,800 seat theater (featuring Cirque du Soleil’s rock opera Zarkana) and much more, it’s the newest luxury on the strip. Sculptures, beautiful landscaping, fountains, and walls of thin waterfalls greet you upon entering the lobby…