New Restaurant Opening at Lake City Casino Kelowna
Gateway Casinos and Entertainment Limited has announced it will spend around $3 million to build new restaurants in its Lake City Casino Kelowna facility.
The company has also stated that a part of this sum would be used to update the venue’s current gaming floor.
Two new restaurants will be opened in Kelowna – Match Eatery and Public House franchise and a new The Buffet outlet. According to Gateway Casinos and Entertainment Limited, the new investment will create additional jobs in this British Columbia city.
Tony Santo, Chief Executive Officer for Gateway Casinos and Entertainment Limited said the company was looking forward to adding new restaurants to Lake City Casino Kelowna, especially given the operator’s continued investment in the local economy.
According to Gateway Casinos and Entertainment Limited, the work on Lake City Casino will start by the end of September, while the opening of the new restaurants is scheduled for the winter of 2017.
A Welcomed Investment
Colin Basran, Mayor of Kelowna commended Gateway Casinos and Entertainment Limited’s continued investment in one of Kelowna’s prime entertainment venues, and added the new jobs this expansion would create were always welcome.
Basran said Kelowna’s diverse culinary culture would also enjoy another great dining and entertainment option downtown.
Gateway Casinos and Entertainment said in a short statement that Lake City Casino Kelowna would remain open during the renovation. According to the statement, only minimal disruption to employees and customers are expected during this period.
Clarissa Pruden, General Manager for Lake City Casino Kelowna expressed its satisfaction with the introduction of the changes to the popular venue.
Gateway Casinos and Entertainment is a Canadian gaming and entertainment company, which currently operates 12 casinos in British Columbia and Alberta. Next month, the company will celebrate an important milestone – its 25th birthday.