LAS VEGAS, March 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Envisioned and created by Hakkasan Ltd. and its partners at Angel Management Group(AMG), Hakkasan Las Vegas is a five-level culinary and nightlife mecca set to open its doors next month at MGM Grand Hotel & Casino. The highly anticipated venue is a bold evolution of the prestigious global restaurant brand into an all-encompassing nightlife experience. It will showcase a unique convergence of dramatic design, modern Cantonese cuisine, world-class mixology and exclusive collaborations with in-demand artists across numerous genres. Hakkasan Nightclub will open to the public Thursday, April 18 with the restaurant debut scheduled for Friday, May 3. "Combining our nightlife and entertainment expertise with such a reputable name in the culinary world has produced a venue that will provide an unforgettable experience for all who visit Hakkasan Las Vegas," said Neil Moffitt, CEO of Angel Management Group. "After more than two years of hard work and intricate planning, we are thrilled to open the venue and see our guests' reactions." Hakkasan Ltd. CEO Didier Souillat added, "We view a partnership with Angel Management Group as an invaluable asset to the Hakkasan brand's first venture into nightlife. It's been a thrilling process to fuse our award-winning dining program with immersive nightlife elements to create an all-encompassing venue for our foray into Las Vegas." Together, Hakkasan and Angel Management Group produced an immersive five-level space that offers a variety of environments, including the restaurant, private dining room, Ling Ling level, main nightclub, pavilion and mezzanine. Its progressive design is the next iteration of the brand's distinctive aesthetic: a contemporary vision inspired by classic Chinoiserie and re-imagined for Las Vegas. THE RESTAURANT Enveloped in shades of blue signature to the brand, the entrance to Hakkasan will be like entering a different world. Upon arrival, guests will be greeted by ambient sounds, scents and lighting, all key elements making up Hakkasan's DNA, creating a relaxed mood and sensual vibe. Located on the first level is the main dining area, separated by latticed woodwork known as the "Cage" allowing for intimate dining spaces within the main room while still sharing the atmosphere of the entire dining area.