LAS VEGAS -- The Ice House Lounge is this city's hottest new spot
north of the Strip.
"Trendy" is written all over it, from the art deco exterior --
complete with a stylized, melting ice waterfall -- to an interior
that sports a decor that embraces both vintage Las Vegas
photographs and techy plasma-screen TVs.
Ice-topped bars -- found on the main floor and on a second level
reached via a floating staircase -- hold down the temperatures of
the specialty martinis and other selections from the extensive beer
and wine list.
Guests also can settle into booths, banquettes or at a pair of
The Ice House, which offers breakfast, lunch and dinner seven
days a week, 24 hours a day, houses a trio of well-credentialed
chefs and turns out some interesting takes on the classics -- which
can come together as, for example, filet and egg Napoleon,
antipasto roll, veggie steak, pork Wellington and spaghetti
Located at 650 S. Main St. -- just south of the Bonneville
connector to the west side in an area of downtown that is under
renewal -- the Ice House is convenient to downtown hotels,
businesses and government facilities as well as the new Las Vegas
For information, call (702) 315-2570.
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