Las Vegas casinos offer hot August bargains

August 14, 2012 3:00 AM


Gamblers love a bargain and smart players are always looking for a little something extra from their slot clubs. The casinos have come through this month with some excellent food deals. Get out your slot club card and have a great meal today!

Enjoy 2-for-1 at two of Station Casinos’ best buffets, Red Rock Resort and Green Valley Ranch. Simply swipe your Boarding Pass at any kiosk Monday through Thursday this month through Aug. 30 and print out a 2-for-1 voucher for the buffet! Nice!

Sapphire and Emerald card holders at Suncoast can swipe their B Connected club card at any kiosk and get a 2-for-1 St. Tropez buffet every Monday and Wednesday in August.

Santa Fe

Play there on Sundays and Tuesdays to earn food vouchers with no points deducted. Earn 300 points for a $5 food voucher up to a maximum of five. You have 48 hours to use the vouchers at the Grand Café, Feast Buffet, Charcoal Room or Cabo Mexican Restaurant.

Fiesta Rancho

Play on Mondays to receive up to $25 in dining discounts for the Festival Buffet or Garduno’s. Reaching 300 points will get you a $5 voucher up to a maximum of five for a $25 total. That will go a long way at the buffet! Take a friend or two! You can also earn 300 points this Thursday, Aug. 16 and get a free six pack of Bud or Bud Light.


Earn and redeem your same day points for lunch and dinner buffets, Monday-Saturday all month long at the Summerlin resort. Earn and redeem 250 same-day points for a lunch buffet and 400 same-day points for a dinner buffet. There is a limit of two vouchers per day per guest. Buffet vouchers are valid for seven days.

You can also earn gifts this month. Earn 250 base points from 3 a.m. to 10 p.m. each Wednesday to qualify, then swipe your card at the kiosk and take the certificate to Addison’s Lounge for the gift. Prizes include a trunk organizer, sandwich maker, digital scale, waffle maker and robotic sweeper. Visit the Players Club for details.


Players can receive an all-day dining pass to enjoy a variety of restaurants. A pass can be purchased for $30 on Monday through Friday to receive the following:

• Sundance Grill – Breakfast entrée, drink and coffee ($12 dining credit).

• Seasons Buffet – One lunch buffet.

• Mi Casa Grill Cantina – Appetizer, entrée, drink and dessert ($20 dining credit).

Purchase the dining pass for $50 Tuesday through Friday and receive the following:

• Sundance Grill – Breakfast entrée, drink and coffee ($12 dining credit).

• Seasons Buffet – One lunch buffet.

• Twin Creeks Steakhouse – Appetizer, entrée, dessert and drink ($40 dining credit).


Casa Cocina at the North Las Vegas locale has a happy hour this month featuring $2 tacos and $2 Casa Ritas from 5 to 6 p.m. Wednesdays through Sundays.


Enjoy free wine tasting every Tuesday in August. Carnevale Vino Tasting takes place from 5 to 6 p.m. in the scenic Waterfall & Atrium Gardens. The one-hour tasting opportunity features wines from Banfi, St. Michelle Wines & Estates, Folio and Joe Bastianich. The events are hosted by certified sommeliers.

Las Vegas Club

The downtown casino has a promotion to attract new club members. Enrollees receive $5 in free slot play just for signing up and can earn additional bonuses with the first 24 hours of play. Accumulate points for additional free slot play as follows:

• 250 points: $10.

• 500 points: $20.

• 1,500 points: $50.

• 2,500 points: $100.

For each 500 points earned past 2,500, players get another $5 in free slot play up to a maximum of $100 additional.

Until next week…good eatin’, good gaming and good luck!