Food and Beverage Promotions
Free Marie Callender’s Strawberry Pie for Club Cortez Players – Saturday, August 3
El Cortez Hotel & Casino is serving free slices of fresh Marie Callender’s strawberry pie on Saturday, Aug. 3. Club Cortez members can enjoy free Marie Callender’s strawberry pie slices while they play slots and table games, and the complimentary pies will be served from noon to 6 p.m. Marie Callender’s is famous for their tasty selection of homemade pies, and the fresh strawberry with sweet, ripe strawberries tossed in a light glaze inside a freshly baked crust is a seasonal favorite.
$5 Burger and Beer Special at Café Cortez
For $5, guests can enjoy a half-pound Jackie Burger, chips and a 12-ounce domestic draft beer inside Café Cortez. The special is available 24 hours.
Champagne Thursdays in The Parlour
Every Thursday, guests can raise a glass and enjoy $5 French champagne inside The Parlour.
The Parlour Offers Exclusive Dining Menu
El Cortez serves a special nightly dining menu exclusively available at The Parlour from 5 p.m. to 1 a.m.
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
Fresh, grilled Gulf shrimp served with a spicy teriyaki sauce
Artichoke Spinach Dip, $7
Fresh spinach and marinated artichoke hearts with 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 Crème Fraiche
Lollipop Wings, $8
Seasoned chicken drumettes fried and served with bleu cheese dressing
Steak Fries, $6
House-seasoned thick-cut fries served with chipotle ranch dressing
Café Cortez Take-Out Menu
Café Cortez inside El Cortez Hotel and Casino now offers a daily take-out menu available from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. The take-out menu features a variety of cuisine, such as:
• Appetizers: chicken quesadilla, $8.25; Cajun chicken wings, $7.50; shrimp cocktail, $8.50; and more
• Salads: Greek Salad, $8.95; Chinese chicken salad, $8.95; and more
• Burgers: Jackie’s Burger, $7.95; Swiss burger, $8.50; veggie burger, $7.75; and more
• Sandwiches: Deli selects, $7.95; corned beef or pastrami on rye, $8.95; fish sandwich, $7.75; and more
Sessions Returns to the Fiesta Room – Friday, August 2
The El Cortez concert series, Sessions, makes its return to the Fiesta Room on Friday, August 2, as a part of the First Friday festivities in the heart of downtown Las Vegas. The concert series gathers up-and-coming artists performing original songs, as well as renditions of fan favorites on the Fiesta Room stage. Bands kick off the event at 9 p.m. Cost is $10 at the door.
Vegas StrEATs Festival – Saturday, August 10
El Cortez hosts the monthly Vegas StrEATs food-truck, arts and music festival on the Jackie Gaughan Parkway from 6 p.m. to 1 a.m. on Saturday, August 10. Many of Las Vegas’ favorite food trucks participate in Vegas StrEATs each month along with local art and clothing vendors from across the city. For a final list of participating food trucks and vendors, visit Vegas StrEATs on Facebook at www.facebook.com/VegasStreats.
Presented by El Cortez, Vegas StrEATs brings food, live art and music to the Fremont East Entertainment District. Drink specials throughout the festival include $3 Bud Light, Shock Top and Bud Light Lime; $4 Jameson Irish Whiskey, Jagermeister and 1800 Silver Tequila shots; and $2 Pepsi products.
Weekend Karaoke inside The Parlour
The Parlour inside El Cortez becomes downtown Las Vegas’ go-to destination for karaoke every Friday, Saturday and Sunday evening at 10 p.m. From classics hits to today’s chart toppers, brave patrons can entertain their friends and guests during this exciting weekend party.
Award-Winning Elvis Presley Tribute
John Brooks, an award-winning Elvis Presley tribute artist, continues his performance inside The Parlour every Friday and Saturday from 6 to 10 p.m. throughout August.
About El Cortez Hotel & Casino: El Cortez Hotel & Casino is the longest continuously operating hotel-casino in Las Vegas and celebrates its 72nd year of operation in 2013. The iconic property can be found in historic downtown Las Vegas at 600 East Fremont St. and is the only casino in the city’s burgeoning Fremont East Entertainment District. With 300 remodeled hotel rooms, including 10 uniquely themed suites that resulted from the 2010-2011 Design A Suite Downtown Contest, El Cortez offers some of the best accommodations in downtown Las Vegas. In May 2009, the property opened the El Cortez Cabana Suites, a 64-room boutique hotel offering vintage South Beach style in the heart of downtown. The El Cortez casino features full-pay 3-2 single deck blackjack, 10 times odds on craps, state-of-the-art roulette and more than 1,000 slot machines. El Cortez also offers a full range of sports betting options and is proudly affiliated with the Station Casinos Sports Book. The Las Vegas Review-Journal voted El Cortez “Best Paying Slots” in 2012, “Best Downtown Hotel” in 2009; “Best Blackjack in Las Vegas” in from 2009-2012; “Best Video Poker” in 2008 and “Best Keno in Las Vegas” from 2008-2012. Dining options at El Cortez include: Café Cortez, The Flame Steakhouse – a vintage favorite among Las Vegas locals, and The Parlour, featuring an exclusive menu of small plates and live entertainment. The property’s other amenities include: Subway featuring Seattle’s Best Coffee, El Cortez Gift Shop, a full-service beauty salon and a barber shop.