Year-round, Full-Service Dining Unveiled at Bridgestone Arena with launch of new BetMGM Sports Lounge Restaurant & Bar

BetMGM Sports Lounge Restaurant & Bar, which features streetside entrance, to open January 8.

NASHVILLE (Jan. 5, 2024) – The Nashville Predators and Delaware North, the team’s foodservice and retail partner, today announced the upcoming opening of BetMGM Sports Lounge Restaurant & Bar at Bridgestone Arena.

The 8,753 square-foot restaurant – set to open Monday, Jan. 8 – is located on the arena’s second floor above the Nashville Locker Room retail store, with both a streetside entrance on 5th Avenue and one within the arena. Operating hours are 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. daily, with potential variations during events and game days.

“The BetMGM Sports Lounge marks an exciting collaboration between the Nashville Predators, Delaware North and BetMGM, bringing a fresh and dynamic dining experience to our fans and visitors,” Nashville Predators Senior Vice President of Operations Dave Urso said. “We’re thrilled to see this innovative project come to life at the intersection of our passionate hockey community and Nashville’s iconic entertainment scene.”

“The debut of the BetMGM Sports Lounge at Bridgestone Arena is part of our mission to deliver an all-encompassing entertainment experience to Tennessee whether they watch the games at home or in person,” BetMGM Chief Revenue Officer Matt Prevost said. “Our partnership with the Nashville Predators has been an immense success since we launched in Tennessee, and we look forward to expanding this relationship through dynamic moments that benefits the fans.”

The menu showcases a fusion of classic American dishes with a local touch, including Nashville favorites such as Hot Honey Chicken Sliders and a Spicy Hand-Breaded Chicken BLT. The full bar selection features wine, domestic and craft beers, spirits, as well as signature cocktails and mocktails. The full-service restaurant is complemented by bar seating for a more casual experience.

“The BetMGM Sports Lounge Restaurant & Bar is more than just a place to eat; it’s a destination that fits right in with the vibe of Bridgestone Arena and the vibrant energy of Broadway,” Delaware North’s General Manager at Bridgestone Arena Michael Geczi said. “We’re thrilled to go beyond game and event days, offering a dining experience that keeps fans feeling that connection to the arena year-round.”

About Delaware North

Delaware North is a global leader in the hospitality and entertainment industry. The company annually serves more than a half-billion guests across four continents, including at high-profile sports venues, airports, national and state parks, restaurants, resorts, hotels, and casinos. Building on more than a century of enduring partnerships and a commitment to local communities and sustainability, Delaware North’s vision is to delight guests by creating the world’s best experiences today while reimagining tomorrow. Learn more at and connect with us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and LinkedIn.

About Bridgestone Arena

Serving as the home for numerous national and international events, Bridgestone Arena has the distinction of being one of the busiest venues in the United States since the doors first opened in 1996, hosting more than 27 million guests during that time. The NHL’s Nashville Predators have been the primary tenants of Bridgestone Arena since 1998 and boast one of the most unique game atmospheres in the NHL. The list of acts that have called the 2021 Pollstar Arena of the Decade nominee home is lengthy and includes the Country Music Association Awards, the Country Music Television Awards and the SEC Basketball Tournament through 2035. Bridgestone Arena has 16 consecutive and 19 overall nominations for the Pollstar Magazine Arena Year of the Award, winning the award in 2014, 2017 and 2023. To view a full Bridgestone Arena event schedule, visit