Hard Rock International and the Bristol community celebrated the groundbreaking of the long-awaited permanent casino at 500 Gate City Highway.
Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Bristol will be approximately 300,000 square feet and will feature 1,300 slot machines, 50 table games, a sports lounge, several dining options including the Hard Rock Cafe and Council Oak Steaks and Seafood gourmet restaurant, Constant Grind, a Rock Shop, a Hard Rock Live entertainment venue, and much more.
The project is expected to create approximately 900 to 1,000 construction-specific jobs and will be managed by TN Ward and Berwil Construction. Once the permanent site is open, the casino is expected to create more than 1,200 full- and part-time jobs.
In the meantime, customers can enjoy 'Bristol Casino - Future Home of Hard Rock', a temporary full-service casino, offering 30,000 sqm of casino space and featuring 870 slot machines, 21 tables and a sports lounge.
The venue also includes Brick'd, a brick oven pizza parlour, Mr. Lucky's, a takeaway food outlet, and the Bristol Bar, a sports bar and lounge with live entertainment. Casino guests can take advantage of the Unity by Hard Rock loyalty programme.