Openings & Closings:

GameWorks completes Las Vegas reboot; Mexican eatery promises authenticity


Ceviche made with ahi tuna marinated in jalapeno, ginger and soy at Tequila Restaurante.

It's no longer "game over" for GameWorks in Las Vegas.

The nationwide arcade company is targeting locals with a new location that opened Thursday at Town Square.

Meanwhile, a Mexican restaurant promises traditional plates as a popular gay nightclub says goodbye for now. A new restaurant lands at McCarran International Airport.

    • GameWorks’ Chairman of the Board Howard Brand cuts the ceremonial ribbon at the grand opening of the new location as Town Square, GameWorks and city representatives look on.


      GameWorks, the arcade brand that closed its location on the Strip in 2012, returned to town Thursday.

      The new flagship venue, which offers a 7,000-square-foot game floor, an eight-lane bowling alley and a 240-seat dining room, debuted at Town Square.

      An eSports arena with 80 computers will host competitive multiplayer online gaming events. GameWorks Las Vegas is open from 11 a.m. to midnight Sunday through Thursday and 11 a.m. to 2 a.m. Friday and Saturday.

    • Tequila Restaurante at 360 E. Tropicana Ave., Suite 110, Las Vegas.

      Tequila Restaurante

      Mexican gastro-bistro Tequila Restaurante opened July 16.

      The 2,500-square-foot dining spot is located at 360 E. Tropicana Ave., Suite 110, Las Vegas.

      Tequila Restaurante offers dishes including a Black Angus filet with sautéed jalapeno brown butter and Mexican crab cakes with mango aioli. It is open from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Sunday through Thursday and 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. Friday and Saturday.

    • Krave at TW Theater & Nightclub


      Gay nightclub Krave shuttered, at least temporarily, July 26.

      A message on the nightlife concept’s Facebook page said that Krave would stop operations at the Tommy Wind Theater and that plans for a new concept and a new location are in the works.

      Meanwhile, gay nightclub Equalibrium began operations at Tommy Wind Theater on Friday.

    • UPS Store at 9310 S. Eastern Ave., Suite 107.

      UPS Store

      A new UPS Store celebrated its grand opening June 24.

      The location at 9310 S. Eastern Ave., Suite 107, Las Vegas, offers domestic and international shipping, printing, packaging, notary services and more.

      The UPS Store is open from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday and 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday.

    • PGA Tour Grill at McCarran International Airport.

      PGA Tour Grill

      PGA Tour Grill opened June 28 at McCarran International Airport’s Terminal 3.

      The golf-themed restaurant’s menu focuses on healthy eats like the Power Salad, which includes quinoa, garbanzo beans, sunflower seeds and herbs.

      The 2,683-square-foot location also offers specialty cocktails and displays golf memorabilia.

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