Sam’s Clubs is the latest in a long line of sports bars that have sprouted up around the country, and now the chain’s going to open its first store in Los Angeles, the L.A. Times reports.
The chain, which has more than 6,500 locations, opened a new store in South L.O. in May.
Its newest location is in the trendy Sunset Strip neighborhood.
The chain has been expanding its presence in Los Angles in recent years, opening a branch in the Santa Monica neighborhood in 2016 and a store in the Sunset Strip district in 2019.
The store’s locations are expected to grow even more.
Sam’s Club, founded in 1999, has a long history of opening sports bars and restaurants.
In fact, the chain was founded by Sam Adams and its founding owners were former Lakers players Sam Perkins and Ron Harper.
The chains popularity in the city was fueled by the fact that the chain served a wide range of sports.
The chain also has franchises in New York City, Miami, Philadelphia, and Atlanta.