Chef Guoming “Sam” Xin Of Noodle Man Joins SAHARA

LAS VEGAS (March 2, 2020) –SAHARA Las Vegas recently welcomed Chef Guoming “Sam” Xin, renowned for his hand-pulled noodles and as the founder of the popular Noodle Man restaurant concept, to the resort’s award-winning culinary team.

In his new role, Chef Sam will sit at the helm of an all-new Chinese culinary concept that will launch at SAHARA Las Vegas later this year. That concept will boast an array of traditional Northern Chinese dishes as well as a demonstration kitchen featuring Chef Sam’s famous hand-pulled noodles.

“We are delighted to welcome Chef Sam to the team. I can think of no one better to help us round out our restaurant portfolio by adding his fresh new take on the traditional Chinese dining concept,” said Anthony Olheiser, SAHARA Las Vegas vice president of food and beverage. “We are continuing to add to our talent roster here at SAHARA Las Vegas to create a culinary experience that is unmatched anywhere else on the Las Vegas Strip. Chef Sam is an integral component to delivering on that promise.”

Chef Sam began his career more than two decades ago in ZhengZhou, China where he opened his first restaurant, Noodle City. He received his certification as a Senior Noodle Technician in Beijing before heading for the bright lights of Las Vegas. In the more than 11 years since moving to the U.S., Chef Sam has held senior roles at some of the destination’s finest resorts and restaurants including Wynn Las Vegas, The Cosmopolitan and Caesars Palace. In 2015, he launched Noodle Man in Las Vegas, a newly imagined Northern Chinese culinary concept featuring Chef Sam’s famous hand-pulled noodles.

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SAHARA Las Vegas is an all-encompassing resort and casino with 1,615 guest rooms and suites in three distinctive towers – including the AAA® Four Diamond Alexandria Tower, more than 85,000 square feet of flexible meeting space, two rooftop pools and a collection of acclaimed restaurants, bars and entertainment venues. The inviting casino occupies 60,000 square feet and features approximately 600 of the latest slot and video poker machines, 50 classic table games, Infinity – a premium gaming lounge, and The Poker Room at SAHARA Las Vegas. An impressive selection of culinary and cocktail offerings include Bazaar Meat by José Andrés™, named “Best Restaurant in Nevada” by Business Insider; CASBAR Lounge; Bella Bistro; Uno Más; Northside Café & Chinese Kitchen; Beers And Bets; Prendi; The Tangier; Club 101; and more. Additionally, SAHARA Las Vegas houses a sports book operated by global gaming leader, William Hill. For more information about SAHARA Las Vegas, please visit and stay connected on InstagramFacebook and Twitter.

Tara Trovato
The Publicity Lab for SAHARA Las Vegas
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