The dining and retail complex was built along with a new 502-room hotel tower expansion at the Tropicana and a parking garage. With a total construction cost of $280 million, The Quarter officially opened on November 23, 2004. Today, it is one of the most popular shopping centers in the city, and is routinely crowded.
The third floor of the mall contains all of the mall's nightclubs, including: Missile Bar, 32 Luxe Lounge, and Providence. In addition, the three restaurants on the third floor, A Dam Good Sports Bar, The Comedy Stop Cafe, and Ri-Ra Irish Pub, become nightclubs in the evenings on weekends.