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Bellagio and The Cosmopolitan Want You To Know That They're The Best

December 20, 2012 at 5:16 PM | by | ()

Everyone in Vegas, from the hotels to the restaurants, shows and nightclubs, loves to brag about awards they've received, no matter how ambiguous or unknown these awards may be. Our own guest Chatter'er Rick Lax sounded off on the "Best in Vegas" bragging nearly two years ago.

Recently, both the Bellagio, which just finished a recent room renovation, and The Cosmopolitan sent out press releases stating they each were voted a "best hotel" in the world. The Bellagio's top honor comes from Fodor's Travel Guides which deemed the hotel a Global Icon in their 2012 100 Hotel Awards. The hotel list was put together by the editorial team of Fodor's.

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Battle Of The Slice: Cosmopolitan Versus Pop Up Pizza

August 24, 2012 at 12:48 PM | by | ()

In the left corner: Popup Pizza. In the right corner: Secret Pizza.

Pizza: It's what's for dinner. And, judging by the recent proliferation of pizza joints in Vegas (here, here, here and, maybe, here) Vegas may want diners to think it's all that is available for meal time. Of the numerous choices to score a slice, two spots in particular continue to get most of the buzz: Cosmopolitan's not-so-secret secret pizza joint and Pop Up Pizza downtown at the Plaza.

If evidence is needed regarding that last statement, we submit exhibits A, B, C, and D. In other words, any pizza in Vegas worth mentioning must quickly be compared to the slices of Cosmo or Pop Up.

While this particular writer had thoroughly enjoyed many slices at both locations, it was only recently we indulged in close enough succession to do a fair comparison. Therefore, we finally present in a head-to-head battle: Cosmopolitan's Secret Pizza versus Plaza's Pop Up Pizza.

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