A number of local restaurants are featuring special menus in honor of Chinese New Year. They include:
■ Blossom at Aria, dim sum menu, 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Thursday-Feb. 8.
■ Jasmine at Bellagio, dim sum brunch, 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.; a la carte dinner menu, 5:30 to 10 p.m., Thursday-Feb. 9.
■ Noodles at Bellagio, a la carte menu, 11 a.m. to 2 a.m. Jan. 31-Feb. 2.
■ Grand Wok at MGM Grand, special menu from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Sundays through Thursdays and 11 a.m. to 2 a.m. Fridays and Saturdays, Thursday-Feb. 6.
■ Pearl at MGM Grand, special menu including dim sum, 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Jan. 31-Feb. 10.
■ Hakkasan at MGM Grand, a la carte menu, 5 to 11 p.m. Sundays through Thursdays and 5 p.m. to midnight Fridays and Saturdays, Wednesday-Feb. 9.
■ Fin at The Mirage, special dishes, 5 to 10 p.m. Thursday-Feb. 2.
■ Dragon Noodle Co. &Sushi Bar at the Monte Carlo, $29 three-course menu, 11 a.m. to 10:30 p.m. Jan. 31.
■ Rice &Co. at Luxor, four-course prix-fixe menu, 5 to 10 p.m. Sundays through Thursdays and 5 to 11 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, Jan. 31-Feb. 14.
■ Wing Lei at Wynn Las Vegas, $68.88 dim sum lunch buffet, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday through Feb. 9.
■ Poppy Den Asian Bistro at Tivoli Village, $48 five-course prix-fixe menu with entree of Peking duck, Jan. 31.
■ And China Poblano at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, special dishes and cocktails, Jan. 31-Feb. 14. …
Rice &Company also is offering its Thunder Roll, regularly $18, for half-price on Sunday, which is Australia Day. The roll, which honors the resort’s Thunder From Down Under, will be available through the end of the month.
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