An opening event took place June 21st with remarks from Caesars and D-Backs representatives, a first bite sample of menu items and ceremonial first bets, and a donation of $20,000 from Caesars to the Arizona Diamondbacks Foundation.
“We are very proud to be Caesars Sportsbook and Guy Fieris Kitchen + Bar to Chase Field and Downtown Phoenix,” said Eric Hess, Co-President of Caesars Digital. “This destination offers sports bettors and non-sports bettors, locals and visitors alike, an experience they can’t find anywhere else. Thank you to the Arizona Diamondbacks and Guy Fieri to make that possible.”
“What an incredible day for our fans, sports enthusiasts, guests and especially our organization,” said President and CEO of D-backs Derrick Hall. “We are proud to partner with Caesars Entertainment and Guy Fierito bring world-class sports betting, dining and event space downtown year-round Phoenix. Everything about this dynamic venue, from the food to the design to the service, has been carefully planned to provide guests with an unparalleled experience.”
Bloc9 Architecture acted as architect for the project in collaboration with Borisoff Design Studio, while The Whiting-Turner Contracting Company acted as general contractor to create a venue that conveys the Caesars Sportsbook brand in a modern way through a vibrant and contemporary space designed for suitable for a Caesar.
The opening of Guy Fieris DTPHX Kitchen + Bar at Caesars Sportsbook is the celebrity chef’s first-ever full-service restaurant in Arizona. Designed in partnership with Fieri and directed locally by Executive Chef Kayla LasaskoWith experience from The Barking Bodega, Desert Diamond Casino and the Omni Scottsdale Resort & Spa, Guy Fieri’s DTPHX Kitchen + Bar offers freshly prepared food, signature and classic cocktails and an extensive beer and wine list. The menu also features a combination of new recipes and Fieri’s personal favorites from his other restaurants, including the world-famous Trash Can Nachos ($20) and award-winning Bacon Mac ‘n’ Cheeseburger ($18). Other highlights of the menu are:
- Jalapeno Pig Poppers: Jalapenos stuffed with andouille and cheese, wrapped in maple bacon and then smoked and glazed with bourbon brown sugar barbecue sauce ($18)
- Real Deal Dilly Wings: a dozen wings with dill pickle salt, garlic butter, and buttermilk ranch ($16)
- Morgan’s Veggie Burger: Scratch made with donkey sauce, pickles, onions, lettuce, tomato and crunchy onions on a whole wheat bun ($16)
- Motley Que Pulled Pork: Pulled pork shoulder in Guy’s Bourbon sauce with brown sugar, stacked with citrus salad, cucumber chips, aged cheddar cheese, onion straw and donkey sauce on a toasted pretzel hoagie ($17)
- Blackened Salmon: Pan-fried salmon with blackened “dirty” fried rice, charred asparagus, and garlic-lime butter ($28)
- Cheesecake Challenge: Half a New York-style marble cheesecake topped with potato chips, pretzels, and hot fudge ($24)
“I’ve worked with the Caesars team for almost a decade, opening restaurants together across the country. They are the best of the best,” he said Fiery. “The idea of bringing this next-level restaurant concept to market Arizona, a place where I’ve featured more than 30 restaurants through “Diners, Drive-Ins, and Dives” over the years, was a no-brainer for me. Thank you to the D-Backs and Caesars for making it possible.”
Caesars Sportsbook is now open Monday through Thursday 9 a.m. to 11 p.mon Friday from 9 a.m. to 1 a.mon Saturday from 8 a.m. to 1 a.mand on Sunday from 8 a.m. to 11 p.m Guy Fieris DTPHX Kitchen + Bar is open Sunday through Thursday 11 a.m. to 10 p.m and on Friday and Saturday from 11:30 a.m. to 10:00 p.m for gastronomy and up 1 O ‘clock both nights for beverage service. The venue will also be open on non-D-backs days and will have extended hours during football season.
The Caesars Sportsbook app integrates mobile sports betting with Caesars’ industry-leading loyalty program, Caesars Rewards. Every wager placed on the mobile app rewards the bettor with Tier Credits and Reward Credits which can be used to unlock unbeatable experiences across the Caesars portfolio of properties and partnerships, including access to VIP experiences with the D-Backs at Chase Field or in the heart of the famous Las Vegas Strip.
Eligible Sports Fans in Arizona You can download the Caesars Sportsbook app, register and deposit funds to take advantage of a special sign-up offer for first-time users:
- Insure your first bet for up to $1,500
- Sign up, deposit and place your first bet
- If this first bet is not a winner, you will receive a free bet equal to your first stake up to $1,500
Caesars is an official sportsbook partner of the Arizona Diamondbacks, an authorized Major League Baseball game provider, and has partnerships with the NFL, NBA, NHL and several individual teams.
To get refreshing real-time industry updates and join the empire of like-minded Caesars, players can connect with Caesars Sportsbook on Twitter, Instagram and Facebook at @CaesarsSports. For more information, visit dbacks.com/GuyDTPHX or @GuysDTPHX on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.
About Caesars Entertainment, Inc.
Caesars Entertainment, Inc. (NASDAQ: CZR) is the largest casino entertainment company in the United States and one of the most diversified casino entertainment providers in the world. Since its founding in 1937 in Reno, NV, Caesars Entertainment, Inc. has grown through the development of new resorts, expansions and acquisitions. Caesars Entertainment, Inc.’s resorts operate primarily under the Caesars®, Harrah’s®, Horseshoe® and Eldorado® brand names. Caesars Entertainment, Inc. offers diversified gaming, entertainment and hospitality facilities, unique destinations and a full range of mobile and online gaming and sports betting experiences. Associated with its industry-leading loyalty program, Caesars Rewards, the company is focused on creating value with its guests through a unique combination of impeccable service, operational excellence and technology leadership. Caesars is committed to its employees, suppliers, communities and the environment through its PEOPLE PLANET PLAY framework. Know when to stop before you start® Problem Gambling? Call 1-800-522-4700. For more information, visit www.caesars.com/corporate.
About Arizona Diamondbacks
The Arizona Diamondbacks provide industry-leading entertainment in a clean, safe, family-friendly environment and make a positive impact on their fans and associates. Their mission is guided by the Circle of Success: team performance, fan experience, financial efficiency, workplace culture and community contribution. The highlight on the D-Backs’ court was their 2001 World Series title, the only championship among the 4 big Valley teams. Since its inception in 1997, the Arizona Diamondbacks Foundation has donated $75 million in charitable donations to the Arizona community, more than the state’s other professional sports teams combined. The club, founded in 1995 and whose inaugural season was 1998, plays its home games in the city centre Phoenix at Chase Field, the first major league stadium in The United States to offer a pool and a retractable roof over a natural grass (now artificial) grass playing surface. For more information, visit dbacks.com or follow @Dbacks and @LosDbacks on social media.
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