David Overton

  • Blogs

    March 25, 2013

    Reader: Park Meadows could use some new restaurants

    The idea for Grand Lux Cafe came to life when the Venetian Resort, Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas asked David Overton, founder of the Cheesecake Factory chain, to create an upscale casual restaurant concept for their property. But what happened in Vegas should have stayed in Vegas -- or at least out ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 18, 2013

    Grand Lux Cafe closing tomorrow in Park Meadows

    Going, going, almost gone. Tomorrow Grand Lux Cafe will join the ranks of eateries that have closed in Park Meadows. Five years ago, not long after the giant restaurant opened, then-critic Jason Sheehan had what might have been the worst shrimp scampi ever...and he didn't find much there that was ... More >>

  • Dining

    May 1, 2008

    Grand Lux Cafe

    What happened in Vegas should have stayed there.

  • Dining

    December 6, 2007

    Holiday Rush

    Restaurants unwrap a few surprises.