New Casino Events
UFC Viewing Party ? Saturday, Dec. 12
Catch all the face smashing action of the UFC fight on Saturday, Dec. 12 in the El Cortez Fiesta Room from 5 to 10 p.m. Stadium fare and drink specials will be available for purchase in addition to a cash bar. General admission is $20 and half-price admission is offered for all Club Cortez members, UFC Fight Club members and Zappos employees. As part of the entry fee, guests will receive one complimentary drink. Tickets will be available at the casino cage from now until 4 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 11. Guests may still purchase tickets after 4 p.m. at the door of the viewing party.
Viewing Parties During Professional Football Season
El Cortez Hotel & Casino will extend happy hour promotions for football enthusiasts to enjoy during Monday night games throughout the 2015-2016 professional football season. Fans can watch the game while enjoying two-for-one cocktails, $3 Crafthaus pints, buckets of five (5) beers for $15 and half buck (50 cent) wings. In addition, guests will have the opportunity to take home unique prizes throughout the season during a special halftime drawing. Guests will receive one entry for every $15 sports wager placed on that Monday night?s professional football game.
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Friends of The Smith Center Enjoy Benefits at El Cortez
El Cortez Hotel & Casino welcomes friends of The Smith Center for the Performing Arts to downtown Las Vegas by extending on-property benefits to show-goers. Individuals who show an official ?Friends of the Smith Center? card or Smith Center show tickets and stubs on the same date as a performance can receive 25 percent off an entire meal at Siegel?s 1941 and a complimentary additional night?s stay after booking a one-night stay at El Cortez.
New Food and Beverage Promotions
Drink of the Month – $5 Merry Berry Margarita
Throughout December, El Cortez guests can indulge in a specialty cocktail, dubbed the Merry Berry Margarita, to usher in the holiday season. The Merry Berry Margarita is available at all casino bars for $5.
Christmas Specials ? Friday, Dec. 25
The El Cortez Hotel & Casino offers a delicious Christmas feast for $15.95 on Friday, Dec. 25 from 10 a.m. to 11 p.m. Guests can indulge in the traditional holiday menu with specialty meal offerings such as:
First Course: Butternut Squash Soup; or Tossed Green Salad;
Second Course: Roasted Tom Turkey with giblet gravy, sage dressing, mashed potatoes, cranberry sauce and green beans amandine; orSmithfield Hamwithbrandy-pineapple sauce, sweet potatoes and green beans amandine;
Third Course: Fresh Baked Pumpkin Pie or Fresh Baked Apple Pie;
Chanukah Specials ? Sunday, Dec. 6 through Monday, Dec. 14
The El Cortez Hotel & Casino offers a delicious Chanukah feast for $17.95 from Sunday, Dec. 6 through Monday, Dec. 14 nightly from 5 to 11 p.m. Guests can indulge in a gourmet holiday menu with specialty meal offerings such as Chopped Chicken Livers, Matzo Ball South and Tossed Green Salad. In addition, guests can enjoy the option of Brisket of Beef or Roasted Apricot Chicken. Both dishes are served with potato latkes, kasha and bowties and steamed broccoli. For dessert, Siegel?s 1941 will offer the choice of Sweet Raisin Kugel or Ice Cream. The specialty menu begin at sunset on Dec. 6 and will conclude on Dec. 14 at nightfall.
Fresh Stone Crab is back at El Cortez Hotel & Casino
Siegel?s 1941 welcomes the weekly return of the ever-popular fresh jumbo stone crab dinner special throughout December. Stone crab is flown in fresh from Florida every week for the Friday and Saturday dinner special.
Ongoing Food and Beverage Promotions
Express Lunch Menu
El Cortez guests looking for a quick and delicious dining experience can now enjoy the property?s 30-minute Express Lunch Menu. Guests can enjoy regular menu items including ($13.50) 7 Layer Lasagna Bolognese; ($12.50) Spaghetti and Meatballs; ($10) Cup of Soup Du Jour and Half of a Deli Sandwich with the choice of fries, chips or Cole slaw; ($9.50) Iceberg Lettuce Wedge Saladwith bacon, tomato and bleu cheese dressing; or ($9) Carolina Pulled Pork Sandwich with a choice of fries, chips or Cole slaw.
The Breakfast Muffin Supreme
El Cortez offers guest a daily English Muffin Sandwich and cup of coffee special for $5 from 11 p.m. to 11 a.m. The English muffin sandwich includes Canadian bacon, smokey bacon, fried egg topped with cheddar and jack cheeses
$10.95 ?Morning, Noon & Night? Prime Rib Special
El Cortez guest can satisfy that steak craving with a savory Prime Rib dinner including seasonal vegetables and baked potato for $10.95. The Prime Rib special is available from dusk-to-dawn, 24 hours, seven days a week at Siegel?s 1941.
Daily Double Happy Hour at The Parlour Bar
Happy Hour enthusiasts can now add The Parlour Bar to the list of downtown hotspots with a new daily happy hour available from 4 to 6 p.m. and 11 p.m. to 1 a.m. Guests can throwback two-for-one cocktails, $3 Crafthaus pints and half buck (50 cent) wings.
Late Night $6 Jackie Burger and Beer Special
El Cortez guests can enjoy a $6 Jackie Burger, including chips and a 12-ounce domestic draft beer. The Jackie Burger special is available late night from 11 p.m. to 6 a.m., unless you have a voucher from the MGT kiosk.
Every Wednesday at El Cortez diners ages 50 and up get 50 percent off orders from the restaurant?s special menu. Age brings wisdom but wisdom is better with a side of fries. Available for dine-in only.
Half-Off Wine Thursdays
Every Thursday guests who purchase two entrees can receive 50 percent off any bottle of wine.
Champagne Thursdays in The Parlour Bar
Every Thursday guests can raise a glass and enjoy $5 French champagne inside The Parlour Bar.
Game-side Dining Available at El Cortez Hotel & Casino
El Cortez players can enjoy the luxury of Gambling Gourmet, game-side dining, which allows guests to no longer worry about deciding between dinner and winning. Guests can enjoy the great food El Cortez has to offer without ever leaving the casino floor. Gambling Gourmet is available everyday from 7:30 a.m. to 10:30 p.m.
The Parlour Bar Offers Exclusive Dining Menu
El Cortez serves a special nightly dining menu exclusively available at The Parlour Bar from 5 p.m. to 1 a.m.
? Steak Fries ($6), house-seasoned thick-cut fries served with chipotle ranch dressing.
? Artichoke Spinach Dip ($7), spinach, marinated artichoke hearts mixed with melted cheddar and jack cheeses topped with seasoned bread crumbs and served with fresh crostini.
? Fish Tacos ($8), fried cod filets served on flour tortillas and topped with shredded lettuce and Cr?me Fraiche.
? Lollipop Wings ($8), fried chicken drumettes served with bleu cheese dressing.
? Pulled Pork Slider ($9), slow-braised pork shoulder served on a dollar roll with Creole mayo.
? Barbecue Chicken Slider ($9), served with fresh coleslaw and Jack Daniel?s barbecue sauce
? Parlour Melt ($9), grilled hamburger patty with Swiss cheese and grilled onions served on a dollar roll.
? Grilled Shrimp ($11), seasonal grilled Gulf shrimp served with a spicy teriyaki sauce.
Free Ice Cream Bars for Club Cortez Players
El Cortez Hotel & Casino is helping Club Cortez members satisfy their sweet tooth by serving free ice cream bars for players who hit a jackpot of $25 or more every Wednesday.