Get ready to expand your t-shirt collection. The iconic, rock memorabilia, popular with tourists, Hard Rock Cafe is now open in Cincinnati’s newly renamed Hard Rock Casino Cincinnati (formerly JACK Casino).
And yes, that means you can get your official Hard Rock Cafe Cincinnati shirt.
The café, which only welcomes people 21 and older, opened to the public on July 15th.
The first Hard Rock Cafe premiered in London in 1971 and the brand now has more than 185 locations in over 74 countries.
In addition to collectibles, the café offers lunch and dinner with an emphasis on freshly ground burgers and cocktails. A press release said the Cincinnati location will “continually” update its menu with limited-time offers.
“Hard Rock Casino Cincinnati is excited to share the Hard Rock Cafe with Greater Cincinnati. This concept is unique to Greater Cincinnati and an experience that is legendary, ”the press release said.
Detroit-based JACK Entertainment LLC sold the 100,000 square foot JACK Casino Cincinnati to Hard Rock International and VICI Properties Inc. in a deal first announced in April 2019.
VICI will own and lease the property for $ 43 million per year to Hard Rock, which will operate the casino’s 1,800 slot machines and other slot machines and 100 tables, as well as its 33,000 square feet of conference space, six restaurants and two bars. The lease has a term of 35 years with an initial lease of 15 years and four extensions of five years.
| Photos by Hailey Bollinger