Sauce is Henderson’s New Go To Restaurant for Casual Italian Food

I am not the biggest sports fan in the world, but I do love any reason to go eat bar food and drink beer. So when the Giants won the Wild Card and got into the post-season, I dusted off my orange San Francisco Giants shirt and got into the spirit. One of my biggest complaints about the Whitney Ranch area that I live in, is that all of my favorite restaurants that I might like to watch sports at are in other parts of town- Sammy’s, Ventano, and Lucille’s to name a few. So when Sauce opened less than a mile from my home, in the parking lot of the Galleria Mall, I was excited that I might finally have a “neighborhood” bar and grill to call my own. And I have to say, that it doesn’t disappoint. Since its opening in late August, I have eaten here a handful of times and always been impressed with the food. My only hope is that other area locals begin to find this gem that is tucked away out of sight from the road. Continue reading Sauce is Henderson’s New Go To Restaurant for Casual Italian Food

Echo & Rig: Review of a Las Vegas Steakhouse and Butcher

There is nothing that I love more than trying new restaurants. For our first official date night as a married couple, Luke decided to take me out to a steak house that I have had my eye on for awhile- Echo & Rig. Located over on the west side of Las Vegas in Tivoli Village, I first stumbled across this establishment quite by accident. Bored one hot summer Sunday, the hubby and I set off to check out a specialty kitchenware store that turned out to no longer exist. Stuck in Summerlin with nothing but time, Luke took me to Tivoli Village, where we wandered around checking out various restaurant menus on display. Echo and Rig’s butcher shop featuring slabs of meat hanging from the window caught my eye, and I have been obsessed with coming back ever since. Continue reading Echo & Rig: Review of a Las Vegas Steakhouse and Butcher