For seafood, hit Cortez

Apr 1, 2008 7:00 PM

On the Cheap by H Scot Krause | Every Friday, the El Cortez’s Seafood Buffet provides an array of crab legs, shrimp, mussels and much more for only $14.95. The Seafood Buffet is available from 4 p.m. to 10 p.m. at the Chinese Kitchen Buffet. Also a good deal for hotel guests, any individual who pays for two nights or more at El Cortez during April or May receives a coupon for a free two-night stay in June, July or August. See the front desk for more details.

 Green Valley Ranch has a new Seafood Buffet from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. every Sunday for $23.99.

 Baja Miguel’s inside South Point Casino is serving lunch specials from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. daily. Choose two entrees from enchiladas, flautas, tacos or chili rellenos served with Mexican rice and refried beans for $8.95. The lunch specials also include a free Margarita cocktail and Fideo Soup.

For more Mexican specials, try Garduno’s at Fiesta Rancho or Amigo’s at Fiesta Henderson for a chicken fajita dinner for only $7.99. Ask for a cold Budweiser with your dinner for only $1.

The Silver Nugget Casino in North Las Vegas will be hosting a kid’s carnival in the parking lot through Sunday, April 6. Discount coupons can be found at the website

For more family fun activities, check out the bowling specials at the Gold Coast. Graveyard Bowling, Monday through Friday, from midnight to 8 a.m. is just a buck a game. Shoe rental and domestic draft beers are also only $1.

Until next time, "Eat, play and stay well!"