Sponsored by Vacations Hawaii and the California Hotel and Casino
HI Now is in Las Vegas at the historic California Hotel and Casino. Beloved by Hawaii visitors for more than 40 years, the hotel recently completed an elaborate redesign. HI Now host Jobeth Devera is checking out some of the hotel’s newest venues.
The California Hotel and Casino furthers its reputation as a hot spot to enjoy traditional Hawaiian cuisine with new food and drinks options, including the Cal Sports Lounge, Holo Holo – The Happy Bar, Aloha Specialties, and Redwood Steakhouse.
The Cal Sports Lounge is the center for all sports action and offers a unique hybrid between a lounge and sports betting experience. Meet friends, enjoy drinks, and watch major sporting events in comfort! You won’t have to go far to place your bets, as the Cal Sports Book is right next door.
Looking to grab a drink or a quick bite to eat? The luau-inspired Holo Holo – The Happy Bar is located near the Keno lounge and is serving up the spirit of Aloha with its Hawaiian-themed cocktails. Then there’s Aloha Specialties, sure to satisfy your taste buds with teriyaki plates, stews and curry specialties, plus combination plates and noodle dishes like Chicken Tou Saimin and of course, the popular “rice bowls.”
For those seeking a night of fine-dining, Redwood Steakhouse is a modernization of the hotel’s classic steakhouse and features a wide selection of steaks, fresh seafood and chops, served in a contemporary, island-inspired atmosphere. Redwood also offers a daily social hour at its lounge-style bar with a special menu of island-inspired small bites.
About the California Hotel and Casino:
Located at the heart of Downtown Las Vegas, The California Hotel and Casino is fondly known as the 9th Island for its Hawaiian flair. The property features a 36,000 square foot casino, six restaurants including Redwood Grill, California Noodle House and authentic Hawaiian favorites at Aloha Specialties, more than 700 hotel rooms and more. The casino features popular table games such as Blackjack, Let It Ride, Progressive Pai Gow Poker and more, and boasts more than 1,000 slot machines. Additionally, the California includes a keno lounge and sports book.