They've even gilded the place up to fit into the district. And it actually, sort of, does. You'll be able to sit on the comfy sofas and watch the swells parade along the promenade. Check it out next time you need a 3 p.m. pick-me-up.
But wait! Gold accents? Where have we seen a fancified Starbucks before? Why, the Monte Carlo Starbucks! With its city-silver edginess, much comfier lounging and hipper designed seats.
This place is down the escalator from Aria, before you enter the Monte Carlo shopping area. It's a perennial hang out for WiFi enthusiasts, even after it closes. The seats are extra comfy, it's large and open, and gives the gilt newcomer a run for its money.
If you have a favorite Starbucks on The Strip, we'd like to hear about it. Perhaps, you have some secret tips for getting in and out faster. Or, where the WiFi is better. 'Cos that one at Fashion Show Mall-- pack a novel - it's a slow wait on line.