TAMPA BAY - The Tampa Bay Lightning, along with food, beverage and retail partner Delaware North Companies Sportservice, today announced new menu items for fans and guests attending events at Amalie Arena.
Local chain PDQ, a fast, casual dining restaurant that specializes in fresh hand-battered chicken tenders, will be opening a new concession outside of section 102 at Amalie Arena for the 2014-15 season. PDQ will debut their new location at the Lightning home opener, offering fans the chance to purchase chicken tenders, sandwiches, fresh salads, fries and other favorites off their restaurant menu.
The Lightning are also offering fans the chance to dine with additional portable eating stations on the concourse levels at Amalie Arena. Mr. Empanada, Tacos Trueno, Anthony’s Italian Sandwich, Deli and Stir Fry and a carving station will be new offerings around the arena. Additionally, a new portable concession stand on the 100 Level will feature fresh, hand-rolled sushi for fans attending Lightning games and Amalie Arena events. A gourmet grilled cheese portable concession stand will also be available on the 100 Level concourse.
Holy Hog will open a new location on the 100 level this season. The local BBQ restaurant opened their first location on the Bud Light Party Deck at the beginning of last season. Items available at Holy Hog include award winning barbeque, mac n’ cheese, beef brisket sandwiches and other favorites from their restaurant menu.
The Lightning will be offering fans the option to purchase value meal items at select locations around Amalie Arena. Value items at Lightning home games will include $4 Kayem hot dog, $4 garden salad, $4 chicken nuggets, $5 Lynchburg nuggets and fries and $8.75 super slice of pizza and a 12 oz. soda.
The premium menus at Amalie Arena have also been updated for the upcoming season. Firestick Grill will now offer fresh rolled sushi, grilled veal rack chop, hydroponic green salads and fresh stone crab claws. Fans enjoying events and Lightning games from the suite level will now have the option to order World of Beer pretzels with beer cheese dipping sauces and the famous Columbia Restaurants 1905 salad.