Courtyard offers sizzling steak deals

Dec 12, 2000 8:26 AM

From foot-long hot dogs to half-pound burgers to 16-ounce porterhouse steaks, Las Vegas has a food bargain for every financially challenged gourmand.

The Orleans has plenty of good dining choices, including the Courtyard Café. It serves a Player’s Choice Special (take your pick!) 24 hours: a 10-ounce prime rib or 16-ounce porterhouse steak dinner with salad and baked potato for $7.95.

The Courtyard Café also features a few tempting graveyard specials (11 p.m. to 6 a.m.): a pancake sandwich with ham and fried egg, $1.95; two eggs with bacon or sausage and hash browns, $1.95; New York steak and eggs, $2.95; and bone-in ham steak and eggs for $2.95.

Both Arizona Charlie’s – the East and West locations – feature monthly all-you-can-eat specials in the Sourdough Cafe. Out West, you can gorge yourself on all-you-can-eat spaghetti for $3.99. At the East location, it’s all-you-can-eat meat loaf, also for $3.99.

Both Charlie’s locations served a belt-poppin’ prime rib or porterhouse steak dinner with potato, vegetables, soup or salad and rolls for $5.95 (5 to 10 p.m.).

At the Wild Wild West, Gambler’s Grill offers a half-price menu from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m., seven days a week. Try the chicken fingers. They’re awesome!

The new Terrible’s Casino at Paradise and Flamingo, has several bargains. The 24-hour Rotisserie Café has a 14-ounce New York steak dinner for $12.99, a 16-ounce T-bone steak meal for $7.99, and a 10-ounce prime rib with all the trimmings for $7.99.

Terrible’s also serves hearty graveyard specials (10 p.m. to 8 a.m., seven days), including New York steak and eggs, $4.99; ham steak and four eggs, $3.99; and Terrible’s Triple Play: three eggs, three pieces of bacon or sausages and three pancakes, all for $1.99.

The Joker’s Wild casino has a hyperactive little Court Café that serves breakfast, lunch and dinner specials, 24 hours. Generous breakfast specials start at $1.19. You can wolf down a complete prime rib dinner for $4.95.

If you’re a night crawler, another good spot for feasting is Ellis Island Casino & Brewery. It features a New York steak and eggs meal for $1.95, served 11 p.m. to 11 a.m. Incidentally, the micro-brewed beer is very good. The fresh-brewed root beer is superb.