The Dorsey Cocktail Bar

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  • 702.414.1945
  • Menu
    • Monday

      4:00 PM - 12:00 AM

    • Tuesday

      4:00 PM - 12:00 AM

    • Wednesday

      4:00 PM - 12:00 AM

    • Thursday

      4:00 PM - 2:00 AM

    • Friday

      4:00 PM - 2:00 AM

    • Saturday

      4:00 PM - 2:00 AM

    • Sunday

      4:00 PM - 2:00 AM

    Special Offerings
    • Social Hour

      Daily

      4:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Hours

  • Monday

    4:00 PM - 12:00 AM

  • Tuesday

    4:00 PM - 12:00 AM

  • Wednesday

    4:00 PM - 12:00 AM

  • Thursday

    4:00 PM - 2:00 AM

  • Friday

    4:00 PM - 2:00 AM

  • Saturday

    4:00 PM - 2:00 AM

  • Sunday

    4:00 PM - 2:00 AM

Special Offerings
  • Social Hour

    Daily

    4:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Location

Step into The Dorsey Cocktail Bar and have your Las Vegas nightlife experience transformed. Located in The Venetian casino, if you’re searching for classic cocktails, The Dorsey has you covered.

Voted Best Bar in Las Vegas by Condé Nast Traveler
Neat, on the rocks, or enhancing a cocktail—there’s nothing quite like whiskey. Featuring a selection of scotch, bourbon, and rye, the cocktail recipes were designed by veteran bartender Sam Ross. For connoisseurs of true cocktail culture, there’s a variety of spirits you can savor in the comfort and class of The Dorsey.

Using only high-quality ingredients, all the citrus and juices are squeezed fresh every day. Try the Penicillin and see for yourself why it’s one of the most popular drinks Vegas offers. The New York Times named it one of eleven essential drinks of the modern cocktail revival.

Debonair Vegas Nightlife
Surrounded by gilded brass and French oak, this is where modern Las Vegas nightclubs meet the refined lounges of the past. Toast to the perfect night out with friends in front of The Dorsey’s one-of-a-kind fireplace. When you’re looking for a more intimate atmosphere, choose a plush seat in the library. Throughout the evening enjoy resident DJs spinning hip hop classics. The Dorsey offers all the elements of the best Las Vegas clubs while creating a unique environment all its own.

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Special Events

Social Hour
Social Hour
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  • 04:00 PM - 08:00 PM

This Social Hour is for those who desire to enjoy a cocktail or two. The place to wind down their day listening to old-school vibes.

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Friday | 04:00 PM - 02:00 AM

Saturday | 04:00 PM - 02:00 AM

Sunday | 04:00 PM - 02:00 AM

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Mon, Apr 12 - Fri, Dec 31: View Times

Monday | 04:00 PM - 12:00 AM

Tuesday | 04:00 PM - 12:00 AM

Wednesday | 04:00 PM - 12:00 AM

Thursday | 04:00 PM - 02:00 AM

Friday | 04:00 PM - 02:00 AM

Saturday | 04:00 PM - 02:00 AM

Sunday | 04:00 PM - 02:00 AM

Did you know?

Did you know?
  • Elegantly vibrant cocktal lounge that invites conversation
  • Immerse yourself in The Dorsey’s curated art, music, and worldly architecture for an old school vibe that you can embrace lounging in the library or socializing at the bar.
  • The Dorsey Sessions are a series of pop-up events, featuring noteworthy visiting bartenders from across the world.

Evan Hosaka

Evan Hosaka

Manned by the city’s top drink makers, The Dorsey is the perfect place to pop-in for a meticulously prepared drink…

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Lead bartender at The Dorsey inside The Venetian® Resort Las Vegas, Evan Hosaka has climbed the ranks in the competitive bar world over a short period of time. With nearly a decade of experience in the hospitality industry, Hosaka quickly garnered a love for the service trade having worked from everything from doorman to mixologist in prestigious cities such as Waikiki, Portland, San Francisco and now Las Vegas.

A native of Oahu, Hawaii, Hosaka knew he wanted to leave the island from a young age and after a brief stint in Portland, settled in the San Francisco Bay Area, where he tended bar at a variety of acclaimed restaurants and nightlife hotspots including Pacific Catch, Cocina Central, and Oceano Hotel and Spa. It was in the Bay Area that he knew he wanted to work in the beverage industry and worked his way up the ladder from bar back to bartender – having always been at the right place, at the right time.

In 2015, Hosaka moved to Las Vegas to further foster his career in the food and beverage industry. He got his start at the infamous Wolfgang Puck’s Spago at The Forum Shops, and shortly after made his way to The Venetian.

In late 2016, he was part of the team that opened The Dorsey inside The Venetian, the resort’s first of three bar that make up The Cocktail Collective.  After a year, Hosaka was promoted to the role of lead bartender at Rosina inside The Palazzo, an intimate and beautiful bar known for celebrating the classics – where he used his love of the craft, meaningful social interaction, and his respect and admiration for his colleagues to deliver the best cocktails and service for his guests.  In less than one-year Hosaka was yet again promoted to lead bartender at Electra Cocktail Club, a playful and energetic bar at the center of The Palazzo casino floor. Electra completed the trinity that is The Cocktail Collective, comprised of the sophisticated Dorsey, and the romantic Rosina. In 2021, Evan moved back to The Dorsey, this time as the lead bartender.

As someone who deeply cares about every aspect of the customer experience, Hosaka has set a unique tone at The Dorsey among colleagues and customers alike of comradery, shared craft cocktail knowledge and advice, and unmatched service that elevates everyone’s collective experience when they step into the bar. Previously having worked at The Dorsey under the previous Lead Bartender, Juyoung Kang, who he considers his mentor, Hosaka caught the attention of higher-ups, who recognized a spark in him and a passion for elevating the customer experience that led to his promotion at Rosina and Electra.  

Hosaka’s favorite part of the job is the ability to give back by helping others have the most wonderful experience possible while they are in Las Vegas. From recommending restaurants and fun things to do, to lending an ear to what has disappointed them, he considers every interaction an opportunity to turn someone’s experience from a negative one into a positive one. Hosaka’s passion stems from his deep belief that tending bar allows him to create value and give back through social interaction.

When not crafting cocktails and enhancing a customer’s experience, Hosaka can be found spending time with his cat and dog, reading up on various wine and cocktail books, and personal development.

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Group Celebration

  • Group Celebration at The Cocktail Collective

    Each venue of The Cocktail Collective offers a group celebration package with full sensory indulgence: beautifully crafted (and shareable) cocktails, dynamic décor, distinct musical vibes and settings that were created for conversations. The package includes an epic “sharable” cocktail for five, and a round of custom celebration cocktails. Based on the spirit, beer or champagne preferences of the group, the bartender will create a special cocktail in honor of the evening. Available for groups of 5 –20. Pricing varies based on total number of guests. Advance reservations are suggested.

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  • Seats at Bar

    16 Seated

  • Bar Height Table Seating

    18 Seated

  • Seats at Tables/Booths

    128 Seated

  • Library Seating

    34 Seated

  • Full Buyout

    240

  • Entertainment

    Full A/V and DJ booth available

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The Dorsey Cocktail Bar

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