Caesars Palace Rings in the New Year with Stunning Strip-side Celebrations and Prix-Fixe Menus

As 2010 comes to an end, Serendipity 3 and Payard Bistro & Pâtisserie offer New Year’s Eve celebrations to suit guests’ holiday wishes.  From a Strip-side, high-energy party on Serendipity’s patio to a cozy dinner with the finest prix-fixe offerings inspired by Chef Fraçois Payard, 2011 will be welcomed with Caesars Palace extravagance. 

Serendipity 3

Ring in the New Year at the premier Strip-side hot spot, Serendipity 3 at Caesars Palace.  Guests are invited to indulge in unrivaled Strip views while noshing on an over-the-top buffet prepared by Chef Michael Wolf.  Buffet will include Asian chicken salad boxes, Heirloom tomato bruschetta, Kobe sliders, Ahi tuna tacos, jumbo shrimp cocktail, New York steak carving station and a risotto station, and much more.  Samplings of the eatery’s famed desserts will be available on the buffet as well including Frrrozen Hot Chocolate “shots” and Serendipity 3 cupcakes sticks.  The rich and famous dining offerings will be complemented by a cash bar with cocktails specials from $10 – $14.  DJs and live entertainment will keep patrons partying in style.  Guests will celebrate 2011 with a complimentary champagne toast as fireworks dazzle overhead at midnight.

General admission tickets may be purchased for the great value of $100 per person the day of or in advance at Serendipity 3 at Caesars Palace. Tickets include buffet, entertainment and champagne toast.  The New Year’s Eve party is 9 p.m. – 1 a.m. For groups of eight or more please make reservations by calling 702.731.7379 or 702.731.7778.

Payard Pâtisserie & Bistro

For guests looking to wrap up 2010 with an incredible dining offering, Payard Pâtisserie & Bistro has just the menu.  For $55, diners will experience the finest culinary offerings from world-renowned Chef Fraçois Payard’s beautiful Las Vegas bistro.  The prix-fixe menu, created by Chef Adil Slassi presents guests with a French dining experience unlike anywhere else on The Strip.  For an additional $30, a wine pairing will be added to the prixe fix courses listed below:

Amuse Bouche

Charred Octopus – Dill Pepperade,

Oyster Shallot – Chantilly Beet Jelly,

Duck Rillette – Crostini,

Roasted Eggplant/Tomato Tart


Pan Seared Foie Gras

Roasted Bosc Pear, Sauterne Jelly, Brioche Toast


Tarragon Scented Lobster Tail

 Asparagus and Shellfish Fumé


Truffle Risotto

 Wild Mushroom Risotto, Perigord Truffles


Roasted Pistachio Rack of Lamb

 Ratatouille and Pepperade Sauce


Dover Sole Meuniere

 Meyer Lemon Marmelade

Saffron Potato


Duo de Boeuf

 Petit Filet Mignon, Braised Short Rib

Gratin Dauphinois, Bordelaise Sauce


Gratine Pink Champagne


Pastry cart

Tart, Verrine,

Petit Four, Christmas Log