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The MECCA Sports Bar and Grill to Hold Job Fairs on Thursday, April 18 and Thursday, April 25

New Entertainment Block establishment hiring hosts, bartenders, more

By - Apr 17th, 2019 10:13 am
MECCA Sports Bar and Grill. Rendering by RINKA.

MECCA Sports Bar and Grill. Rendering by RINKA.

MILWAUKEE (April 17, 2019) – The MECCA Sports Bar and Grill, to be located on the Entertainment Block across from Fiserv Forum, will hold job fairs on Thursday, April 18 and Thursday, April 25. The upcoming destination for Wisconsin’s passionate sports fans will hold its grand opening on Friday, May 3.

The job fairs will take place at The MECCA Sports Bar and Grill, 1134 N. Vel R. Phillips Ave., from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. The open positions are for hosts and hostesses, bartenders, servers, kitchen staff, runners, bussers, cooks and dishwashers.

“The MECCA Sports Bar and Grill will offer guests an elevated sports bar culinary experience, and we are looking for hard-working, skilled staff to provide a superb experience for our guests,” said Cecil McGrew, General Manager of The MECCA Sports Bar and Grill.

Devoted to all sports, The MECCA Sports Bar and Grill will recreate the in-game experience by featuring state-of-the-art audiovisual equipment built around the centerpiece of a 36-foot high-definition screen.

Additionally, The MECCA Sports Bar and Grill will boast two large full-size bars accommodating 600 guests, outdoor seating on both levels, and arena-style seating on the second floor. It will also be available for private events.

The MECCA Sports Bar and Grill is the fourth announced establishment at the Entertainment Block. Good City Brewing, Punch Bowl Social and Drink Wisconsinbly opened earlier this year, and a beer garden opened last fall.

The Entertainment Block is being developed by Head of the Herd Real Estate Development LLC, an affiliate of the Bucks.

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