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Spicole’s Mini Trip Report: Cromwell/Bellagio, April 19-22

Discussion in 'Vegas Trip Reports' started by spicole, Apr 25, 2018.

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  1. smartone

    smartone VIP Whale

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    Thanks for the great report and pictures! So sorry the gambling Gods weren't smiling on you this visit. I'm sure the middle-aged couples at Opium spent the better part of their trip being "offended and outraged" at most things Las Vegas. It'll give 'em all something to talk about back at Tuesday's Bible-study gathering.
     
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  2. NeonTurtle14

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    Cool TR, thanks for those pics, seeing a few things I haven't gotten to see before (lobster pot pie, Cromwell room, etc).

    Looks like we miss each other by a couple days. When I saw your countdown timer I thought it was going to be close enough that there may be a day or two of overlap, but you had a quick trip and left already! Maybe next time we will cross paths.

    TRN
     
  3. emmas

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    Enjoyed the report. Sounds like you had a fun and relaxing weekend with some excellent food. The lobster pot pie looks yummie. Sorry about the losses but hopefully you get some back during the old ladies' trip.
     
  4. booker

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    Appreciate the report! They'll save your $ for your return trip. I'm pretty sure that's the way it works.
     
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  5. RedChip

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    Nice breakdown of your trip! Food and drink sounds/looks great. Your TR is a reminder to venture off the strip once in a while. Good luck on your next trip. Looking forward to the TR, live or not.
     
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  6. spicole

    spicole No shirt, no shoes... NO DICE!

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    That is the way I am looking at it!
     
  7. spicole

    spicole No shirt, no shoes... NO DICE!

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    Thanks! Ya, ships passing in the night. :) I did not play any poker this trip but may put in some hours on the next one.
     
  8. spicole

    spicole No shirt, no shoes... NO DICE!

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    Yes - they are on the menu at Eatwell. They also have a taco + drink item for $8 but I had to try the Dogs.
     
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    Great read! Thanks for doing it and the pics are great!
     
  10. carolineno

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    Thanks for sharing, and yes, live report next time, if you can!
     
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    Great report.......sorry about the donation to keeping to keeping the lights on. Loved keeping it real at Mickey D’s after all that great food.

    Have fun next trip, and good luck :beer:
     
  12. WHU66

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    Great report! I say don’t bother reporting live, enjoy the trip, take a few pics and bring us degenerates along after the event! I always feel a little sorry for live reporters having to ‘keep it going’ rather than just enjoying their trip. Maybe that’s just me?!?
     
  13. win4me

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    Thanks for the report! I really enjoyed the food & drink pics. I love chili dogs, so eatwell at Cromwell is on my list for my July trip. I checked out their menu & they have some other healthier items that sounded great too. Oh, that lobster pot pie looked yummy too! :feedme:
     
  14. DaiLun

    DaiLun R.C., L.C., and A.A.N.G.

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    Good TR, sorry about the outcome. You'll make it up next time!!!
     
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  15. luck.ofthe.draw

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    @spicole - where do you get those Barbary dogs? They're so cute! :D

    Thanks for grouping all the food/drink pics into one wrap-up, easier to drool over everything at once! ;)

    I must try Frankie's Tiki Room next time!

    Great report!
     
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  16. ginmil

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    Great report! Gonna have to try those chili dogs!
     
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    I love trip reports with photos! Thanks for sharing. The Cromwell rooms do look nice but so cramped.
     
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    Owww on the gambling! Glad you still had a good trip! Please skip the live report....it seems we lose so many posters when they get off the plane! Just enjoy and fill us in later!
     
  19. spicole

    spicole No shirt, no shoes... NO DICE!

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    I'm serious, McDonald's is my guilty pleasure. It's so bad, yet so tasty.
     
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  20. spicole

    spicole No shirt, no shoes... NO DICE!

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    It's not just you. I'm not sure I can deliver on a truly live report.
     
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