2018 Hundy Awards

Five Hundy by Midnight voters were invited to vote for their favorite and least favorite Las Vegas stuff for the period of Oct. 1, 2017, through Sept. 30, 2018. These are the winners the inaugural Hundy Awards.


  • Favorite Strip Hotel: Cosmopolitan
  • Least Favorite Strip Hotel: Circus Circus
  • Favorite Downtown Hotel: The D
  • Least Favorite Downtown Hotel: Plaza 
  • Favorite Off-Strip Hotel: Red Rock 
  • Least Favorite Off-Strip Hotel: Rio


  • Favorite Strip Casino: Cosmopolitan
  • Least Favorite Strip Casino: Circus Circus
  • Favorite Downtown Casino: The D
  • Least Favorite Downtown Casino: Plaza 
  • Favorite Off-Strip Casino: Red Rock 
  • Least Favorite Off-Strip Casino: Rio 
  • Favorite Slots: Cosmopolitan
  • Least Favorite Slots: Caesars
  • Favorite Video Poker: Main Street Station
  • Least Favorite Video Poker: Caesars Palace
  • Favorite Blackjack: El Cortez
  • Least Favorite Blackjack: Caesars Palace
  • Favorite Craps: Golden Gate
  • Least Favorite Craps: Wynn 
  • Favorite Poker: Aria
  • Least Favorite Poker: Excalibur
  • Favorite Sportsbook: Westgate
  • Least Favorite Sportsbook: New York New York


  • Favorite Restaurant: Pizza Rock
  • Least Favorite Restaurant: White Castle
  • Favorite Steakhouse: Gordon Ramsay Steak
  • Least Favorite Steakhouse: Outback
  • Favorite Burger Joint: In-n-Out
  • Least Favorite Burger Joint: White Castle
  • Favorite Pizza Place: Pizza Rock 
  • Least Favorite Pizza Place: Secret Pizza 
  • Favorite Taco Joint: Tacos El Gordo
  • Least Favorite Taco Joint: Taco Bell Cantina
  • Favorite Buffet: Caesars Palace Bacchanal
  • Least Favorite Buffet: Flamingo
  • Favorite Drunk Food Joint: Secret Pizza
  • Least Favorite Drunk Food Joint: White Castle


  • Favorite Hotel/Casino Bar: Chandelier
  • Least Favorite Hotel/Casino Bar: Bugsy’s 
  • Favorite Nonhotel/Noncasino Bar: Frankie’s Tiki Room
  • Least Favorite Nonhotel/Noncasino Bar: Stage Door  
  • Favorite Beer Bar: Banger Brewing
  • Least Favorite Beer Bar: Beer Park
  • Favorite Cocktail Bar: Chandelier
  • Least Favorite Cocktail Bar: 3535 
  • Favorite Wine Bar: La Cave  
  • Least Favorite Wine Bar: No winner
  • Favorite Dayclub: Drai’s/Encore Beach Club (tie)
  • Least Favorite Dayclub: All of them 
  • Favorite Nightclub: Omnia
  • Least Favorite Nightclub: All of them 

Treat Yo’ Self

  • Favorite Spa: Aria
  • Least Favorite Spa: Golden Nugget 
  • Favorite Pool: Mandalay Bay
  • Least Favorite Pool: The D 
  • Favorite Shopping Mall: Forum Shops
  • Least Favorite Shopping Mall: Fashion Show Mall
  • Favorite Cannabis Dispensary: Reef
  • Least Favorite Cannabis Dispensary: Doug


  • Favorite Free Attraction: Bellagio Fountains 
  • Least Favorite Free Attraction: Street performers
  • Favorite Paid Attraction: High Roller
  • Least Favorite Paid Attraction: High Roller
  • Favorite Headliner/Resident Show: Penn and Teller
  • Least Favorite Headliner/Resident Show: Criss Angel
  • Favorite Production (Nonheadliner) Show: Absinthe
  • Least Favorite Production (Nonheadliner) Show: O

Fun Stuff

  • Favorite View: Cosmopolitan terrace
  • Least Favorite View: Rooftop HVAC units
  • Favorite Public Shitter: Wynn
  • Least Favorite Public Shitter: Casino Royale
  • Favorite Casino Soundtrack: Cosmopolitan
  • Least Favorite Casino Soundtrack: The D 
  • Favorite Casino Scent: Aria
  • Least Favorite Casino Scent: Plaza
  • Favorite Hotel Room Bath Products: Cosmopolitan
  • Least Favorite Hotel Room Bath Products: The Linq
  • Favorite Classic/Old School Vegas Location: Peppermill
  • Least Favorite Classic/Old School Vegas Location: Binion’s
  • Favorite Ever-Present Vegas Celebrity: Wayne Newton
  • Least Favorite Ever-Present Vegas Celebrity: Criss Angel
  • Favorite Form of Transportation: Uber/Lyft/Ride-Sharing
  • Least Favorite Form of Transportation: Taxicabs
  • Favorite Big News Story: Golden Knights
  • Least Favorite Big News Story: Oct. 1 Shootings
  • Favorite Trend: Construction/development
  • Least Favorite Trend: Declining value (Fees/Nickel and diming/bartop drink systems/shitty gambling odds)