Snoop Dog smiles with Sugar Factory’s goblets and rainbow sliders at the new Sugar Factory Tampa

It was all sugar and sweet as Snoop Dogg, along with Ice-T and Coco, made a special appearance at the brand new Sugar Factory American Brasserie located inside the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tampa. Dressed in a red and black tracksuit, black sneakers and signature shades, Snoop Dogg filled his Sugar Factory goblet with some of his favorite candy including Skittles, Starbursts, Jolly Ranchers, Double bubble gum and more. He then enjoyed a signature Watermelon Patch goblet made with Pitbull’s Voli Vodka and The Drake goblet with a sweet mix of Drake’s Virginia Black Whiskey, peach puree and sweet tea, topped with Sour Patch Peach Rings and strawberry lemonade cotton candy.

Sugar Factory Tampa with Snoop Dogg, Ice-T, and Coco and daughter Chanel

Ice-T and his wife Coco Austin, and their daughter Chanel, also stopped in for dinner and some candy favorites including peanut butter cups, Sour Patch Kids, Banana Heads, M&Ms and gummy sharks. The family dined on rainbow sliders, Chinese chicken salad, calamari and more. For dessert they paired the Tye-dye Insane Milkshake and ended with the King Kong Sundae complete with 24 scoops of ice cream, cookies, cupcakes, donuts, cherry gummies, Reese’s Pieces, waffle cones and more.

Titus fills his goblet with white and milk chocolate pretzels from Sugar Factory Tampa

WWE professional wrestler, Titus O’Neil made a special stop for dinner and filled his Sugar Factory goblet with white and milk chocolate pretzels, Starburts, Boston Baked Beans and Banana Heads.

Sugar Factory Tampa will be open 24-hours offering breakfast, lunch, dinner and late-night dining options. Brunch will be available on Saturdays and Sundays. Reservations and large-group bookings available by calling the restaurant directly or through

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Photos: Ralph Notaro