Meet Council Oak’s Chef de Cuisine: Francisco Pomalaza

Food is one of life’s greatest pleasures but for Francisco Pomalaza, food IS life’s greatest pleasure. A chef by day, and by night, meet Council Oak Steak’s & Seafood’s Chef de Cuisine, Chef Cisco. A Florida native with a Peruvian heritage, Chef Cisco grew up in Miami beginning his culinary journey at the age of 15. Starting off working the wok station at a buffet in Miami, he was able

Now Open: L Bar & New Gaming Area

We’re excited to announce the opening of our newest bar and gaming area! Designed by the renowned Wimberley Interiors, considered one of the world’s leading design consultants in the hospitality industry, L Bar welcomes you with a striking lighting installation of 2,735 colorful crystal diamonds. Unwind in L Bar’s plush lounges, cozy corners and sleek bar stools. The elevated space features opulent tones, modern textures and luxe lighting, creating an

Happy 1st Birthday to The Rez Grill!

On this date last year we opened the doors to our newest culinary destination for the very first time. This 5,000 square foot interior has become a place of comfort where guests can enjoy a freshly crafted cocktail and a meal prepared with love. Happy Birthday to The Rez Grill and the team! To celebrate, every guest who joins us for Social Hour, today only, will receive 1 complimentary glass

New To The Band: Executive Sous Chef Eric Beaulieu

We would like to introduce to you, Eric Beaulieu, our new property Executive Sous Chef. Beaulieu joins the team after spending six years at Seminole Casino Coconut Creek where he worked at dining venues such as 1st Street Deli, NYY Steak and Sorrisi. A graduate of the Academy of Culinary Arts, Beaulieu began his career at the Pier House Resort in Key West and became the sous chef for the four-diamond

Christmas Happenings at Seminole Hard Rock Tampa

We’re planning on eating our way through the new year, but first let’s talk about everything going on from December 21st to December 25th. Whether you have family in town and are looking to show them around, or you’re just in the mood to get out on the town, check us out. We’ve laid out all our entertainment, food and shopping happenings for you below: SHOP Dress like a rock

Give a Gift That Counts

This month, we’re going in on giving out to our community by supporting the Ronald McDonald House Charities whose mission is to create, find and support programs that directly improve the health and well being of children and their families. As pioneers of providing family-centered care, RMHC strives to be part of the solution in improving the lives of children and their families, providing programs that strengthen families during difficult

Show us how you rock dance challenge

It’s not unusual for us to jam out! We’ve showed you our moves and now we want to see yours. Check out our Facebook to enter to win our dance contest running from November 26 – December 2, 2018. Find our Facebook page here. Show us how you rock to enter to win: Solid As A Rock deep tissue massage at the Rock Spa & Salon A Hard Rock Swag

Official Rules: Andrew McMahon Meet & Greet Tickets

We’re stoked to host the 97X Next Big Thing post party at Hard Rock Cafe featuring a live, acoustic performance from Andrew McMahon on Saturday, December 1. The event will also feature Miller Lite specials. Space is limited and will be on a first come, first serve basis. Check out the Facebook event here for more information! In celebration of the post party, we’re also giving away FREE meet & greet

Meet our new president: Steve Bonner

We welcome rocker Steve Bonner, who has been named President of Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tampa. Bonner was President of Seminole Casino Coconut Creek in north Broward County, Fla. and replaces Joe Lupo, who was recently named property president of Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City. The announcement was made by James F. Allen, CEO of Seminole Gaming, which operates all three casinos for the Seminole Tribe of

Announcing our 2019 Charity Partnerships

Music is our differentiator. Philanthropy is our soul.   At Seminole Hard Rock Tampa, one of our top priorities is to take time to give back to the community. One of the ways we achieve this is through our annual Seminole Hard Rock Girls calendar. This marks the 13th year of our Tampa Hard Rock Girls calendar, which benefits 12 area nonprofits and features 20 of our hand-selected team members.