Hard Rock Casinos still has an interest in Atlantic City and submitted its application for a gaming license to the state Casino Control Commission. Hard Rock Casino’s chairman and CEO Jim Allen said there have been talks between Hard Rock and the new owner of the Revel Casino property Glenn Straub who purchased the bankrupt Revel for $95.4 million dollars, however stressed that there was no agreements. He also said Hard Rock had a bid on the Revel Casino, but no amount was disclosed.
Allen went on to explain that while Hard Rock remained interested in the New Jersey market, no plans to build a new casino property are in the works.
Hard Rock Casino just opened its newest casino in Lake Tahoe with celebrations continuing through out the weekend.