Shaquille O’Neal’s Big Chicken Restaurant to open in Hollywood Casino Baton Rouge, report says

Shaquille O’Neal’s Big Chicken Restaurant to open in Hollywood Casino Baton Rouge, report says

BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) - Hollywood Casino Baton Rouge plans to move on land, adding Shaquille O’Neal’s Big Chicken Restaurant, according to a report from The Advocate.

The downtown riverboat casino is moving to a $21 to $25 million facility on land in early 2022. It will create about 166 construction jobs and will contribute about $500 million to the local economy during its first six years, according to the report.

The casino also plans to add a sports bar/entertainment venue and a sports viewing area.

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