Mercadito at Red Rock Resort Celebrates Official Grand Opening

Mercadito Chef/Partner Patricio Sandoval and Pia Zadora
Thursday night, Mercadito at Red Rock Resort celebrated its official grand opening. Guests enjoyed specialty cocktails and a selection of the restaurant’s signature ceviches, guacamoles and of course, tacos (Pictured: Mercadito Chef/Partner Patricio Sandoval and Pia Zadora – Photo credit: Bryan Steffy / WireImage / www.BryanSteffyPhoto.com). 

Lydia Ansel and Chris Phillips of Zowie Bowie
Lydia Ansel and Chris Phillips of Zowie Bowie

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Guests included, Olympic figure skater Oksana Baiul, Pia Zadora, former Senator Richard Bryan, The Voice’s Jared Blake (season 1), BMX pro Ricardo Laguna, rocker Franky Perez, Chris Phillips and Lydia Ansel of Zowie Bowie and brothers and partners Alfredo and Patricio Sandoval.

Ricardo Laguna enjoys a cocktail in front of artwork done by graffiti artist Erni Vales
Ricardo Laguna enjoys a cocktail in front of artwork done by graffiti artist Erni Vales

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On Wednesday night, Carrot Top stopped by to dine at Mercadito which is already becoming a Westside hotspot in the short time it’s been open.

Franky Perez
Franky Perez

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A Mercadito server delivers one of Mercadito’s signature ceviche dishes
A Mercadito server delivers one of Mercadito’s signature ceviche dishes

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Pia Zadora, Mercadito Managing Partner Alfredo Sandoval and Oksana Baiul
Pia Zadora, Mercadito Managing Partner Alfredo Sandoval and Oksana Baiul

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Stations Entertainment’s Judy Alberti and Monica Reeves with Season 1 of The Voice contestant Jared Blake
Stations Entertainment’s Judy Alberti and Monica Reeves with Season 1 of The Voice contestant Jared Blake

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Paul Tanguay and Paul Sauter from The Tippling Bros. light the bar on fire with the signature drink “Big Nose Goes to Mexico”
Paul Tanguay and Paul Sauter from The Tippling Bros. light the bar on fire with the signature drink “Big Nose Goes to Mexico”

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