Grosvenor Casinos invests £3.5m in Merchant City venue


Grosvenor Casinos announced yesterday that it is to invest more than £3.5m to expand its Glasgow Merchant City venue on Glassford Street, one of Grosvenor’s best performing casino venues outside of London.

The casino operator selected Merchant City as its flagship proof of concept venue, as Grosvenor Casinos looks to modernise its appeal and create an entertainment for all offer which breaks down perceptions of the traditional casino experience.

The casino will be transformed into a modern destination with the addition of a stylish new bar and restaurant seating 70 covers, as well as the creating premium viewing areas to watch live sport.

Debbie Johnston, general manager of Grosvenor Casino Glasgow Merchant City, said: “We’re excited to be creating a world class entertainment venue which will offer guests an experience like no other with a real focus on gaming, dining and sports viewing all in a vibrant atmosphere.  It really is entertainment for all.

“Glasgow’s hospitality sector was hard hit during the pandemic, but Grosvenor Casino’s major investment in Merchant City shows there is real confidence in the city’s recovery. We can’t wait to welcome customers old and new where they will be able to socialise, kick back and let their hair down for an unforgettable entertainment experience.”

The investment will create 13 new jobs with a new Head Chef one of the key roles currently available.

The casino remain will remain open throughout the refurbishment

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