Popular New York restaurant Beauty & Essex is a partnership between Tao Group and Chef Chris Santos. The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas marks the second location for the restaurant and lounge, which serves small plates like tuna poke wonton tacos, Thai style crispy shrimp, tomato tartare, oven braised chicken and roasted bone marrow.
The Beauty & Essex Las Vegas menu also features classic dishes from The Stanton Social, Santos' first New York City restaurant, including the iconic French onion soup dumplings among other favorites. A creative selection of pasta, prime dry-aged meats, an award-winning burger and inventive desserts round out the menu.
Enjoy cocktails such as the Emerald Gimlet and Beauty Elixir with your meal.
Spanning 10,000 square feet, the Rockwell Group-designed space celebrates the beauty of jewels with pearls and gemstones, vintage jewelry boxes, antique and heirloom pieces. There are 230 seats for dining, and another 90 seats in the bar and lounge. The lounge features a custom chandelier comprised of thousands of draped pearls, which radiate from the ceiling and down the walls to plush, tufted purple banquettes. In the Mirror Bar, a DJ spins from a gold DJ booth.