09/29/2012 02:57 pm ET Updated Nov 29, 2012

Field Report: A Visit To Bacchanal, Las Vegas' Newest Buffet - Los Angeles - Restaurants And Dining - Squid Ink

For years, Vegas restaurants have trended towards celebrity chefs and high end dining. The buffet was seen as a throwback, a decent option for the unwashed gambling masses, but not so much a part of the food-glam scene Vegas is now known for.
That is, until Caesars Palace decided to throw $17 million at its own buffet, which used to be known as Lago but is now Bacchanal. Let's get the obvious joke out of the way: No, there's no vomitorium, even as a cute name for the bathrooms.