National Shrimp Day is on May 10. Even though the famous dollar shrimp cocktails are a thing of the past, there are still so many great spots to celebrate Shrimp Day (or any day).
The Best Shrimp in Vegas
Check out these four delicious spots to get your shrimp fix!
Located inside Palace Station Hotel & Casino, Oyster Bar has a variety of great shrimp options- if you love the peel and eat variety, check out their Cajun BBQ shrimp (available in half or full pound sizes. There’s also a shrimp pan roast and shrimp gumbo in addition to more classic options like shrimp scampi and a luscious shrimp and lobster fra Diavolo. Still in need of more shrimp? There’s an add-on option so you can make sure you get all the shrimp you want.
Big Al’s Oyster Bar
This Cajun-style restaurant inside the Orleans Hotel & Casino has a variety of fantastic seafood items on their menu that are perfect for every shellfish lover. Start your meal with a shrimp Caesar salad and then check out their crab and shrimp boil or their bacon-wrapped stuffed shrimp. If you’re in the mood for a variety, try their seafood sampler or Big Al’s ceviche.
Big Sur Oyster Bar
Inside South Point Hotel, Casino, & Spa, this local favorite features a variety of traditional shrimp options in addition to more exotic tastes. Check out their Tempura shrimp or jumbo shrimp cocktail to start, their shrimp Cobb salad, and for your entree, try their beer-battered shrimp and scallops. If you’re there for lunch, Big Sur’s What the Shuck lunch specials include a Pacific Coast shrimp rice bowl and a Cajun pasta.
Hot N Juicy Crawfish
With multiple locations around the Las Vegas valley (including one inside the Miracle Mile Shops at Planet Hollywood Hotel & Casino), fantastic seafood is easily accessible no matter what part of town you’re visiting. Get peel and eat shrimp by the half and full pound and customize it to your taste with a variety of seasonings and spice levels. If peel and eat isn’t your style, Hot N Juicy also has a shrimp po’boy sandwich and fried seafood baskets.