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VETRI CUCINA NOW OPEN AT PALMS CASINO RESORT LAS VEGAS Chef Marc Vetri’s Beloved Restaurant Returns with its Acclaimed Italian Cuisine and Stunning Views

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LAS VEGAS (November 2, 2022) – The return of the beloved Vetri Cucina at Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas is official, the elevator is ready to whisk guests high above the Las Vegas Strip, and the restaurant is now open and taking reservations. Located on the 56th Floor and offering panoramic views of the city below, the Las Vegas restaurant features only 75 seats, and offers an intimate dining experience that uniquely captures the energy of Las Vegas below. Originally debuting in November of 2018, Vetri was quickly recognized as one of the city’s most treasured restaurants. The style and warmth were inspired by the flagship location with 25 years of rich history in Philadelphia, widely regarded to be one of the most influential Italian restaurants in the country. Chef Vetri and his team are proud to share their award-winning interpretation of modern Italian cuisine, showcasing the highest quality local and specialty ingredients. Designed to give each guest a unique taste of Italy, the à la carte menu is inspired by both classic recipes and the culinary team’s extensive research and travels.

"I’m very excited and honored to be open in this amazing space and location once again,” notes owner/chef Marc Vetri. “This space is magical and one that can only be found here at Palms. We are in the hospitality business and we love creating memories for our guests and simply celebrating life. I’m extremely happy to open our doors once again and welcome friends and family back. We have an amazing menu, chef, and team behind the restaurant," notes owner/chef, Marc Vetri.

Perched high-atop the Palms Ivory Tower, Vetri Cucina’s menu features many of the favorite dishes and wines that brought it acclaim in the past, as well as new menu items that will delight past and new guests. Chef Vetri and his team offer an a ’la carte menu featuring time-honored favorites and daily specialties; allowing guests to explore the classic tastes of Italy and the culinary inspirations of the kitchen team featuring ingredients, products, and flavors from around the world. The menu includes a seasonal variety of antipasti, pasta, meat & fish, and delectable desserts. Highlights from the menu, include:

Foie Gras Pastrami with Toasted Brioche and Mostarda

Sweet Onion Crepe with White Truffle Fondue

Spinach Gnocchi with Ricotta Salata and Brown Butter

Smoked Baby Goat with Fresh Milled Polenta and Jus

When something lighter is in mind, Vetri Cucina delivers the perfect sunset offerings for 'Aperitivo Hour', including:

  • Grilled Oysters with ‘Nduja Butter or Chilled Oysters with Giardiniera Mignoette

  • Daily Pizza Al Taglio

  • Parmesan Grissini with 24mo Proscuitto Di Parma

  • Vegetable Antipasti - Seasonal Selections

  • Tonnarelli Ai Fruitti Di Mare

Additionally, the extensive wine menu features an outstanding collection of wine from around the globe (both by the glass and the bottle), as well as an impressive beer and cocktail selection.

In honor of the opening, San Manuel Gaming and Hospitality Authority along with Palms donated $100,000 to Just One Project, the largest mobile food bank in Las Vegas to further focus on their work strengthening the community in providing access to needed food services.

“It's our great honor to welcome back Chef Marc Vetri and his team to Palms Casino Resort,” said Palms General Manager, Cynthia Kiser Murphey. “The triumphant return of Vetri Cucina, now offers a breathtaking location with stunning views of the Las Vegas Strip creating a special and memorable dining experience. With the addition of Vetri Cucina we continue to add to the impressive culinary talent and restaurant collection at Palms.” About Palms Casino Resort Palms Casino Resort is making history as the first resort in Las Vegas fully owned and operated by a Native American Tribe. Palms Casino Resort features two distinct towers with 766 hotel rooms and suites, a diverse mix of bars, restaurants, live entertainment venues and immersive lifestyle experiences across a 95,000-square-foot reimagined casino. The resort also includes over 190,000 square feet of meeting, convention and event space; the Pearl, a 2,500-seat theater; an expansive pool and spa area; wedding chapel; the Brenden Theaters 14-screen cinema and nearly 600 units at Palms Place condominiums. Palms is located just west of the center of the Las Vegas Strip off I-15 on Flamingo Road. Palms Casino Resort is owned by The San Manuel Gaming and Hospitality Authority (“SMGHA”) an affiliate of the San Manuel Band of Mission Indians. For more information visit or the Palms Press Room. Follow Palms on social media Facebook Twitter Instagram. About San Manuel Gaming and Hospitality Authority The San Manuel Gaming and Hospitality Authority is a governmental instrumentality of the San Manuel Band of Mission Indians, a federally recognized Indian tribe, created for the purpose of independently carrying out the investment in, and ownership and management of, gaming and hospitality businesses outside of the San Manuel Reservation.


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