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Rivers Casino

3000 S River Rd, Des Plaines, IL 60018-4201
+1 888-307-0777
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I used to travel to casinos in Joliet and Indiana on day trips. However, Rivers is only a 20 minute... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Allan R
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Chicago
Never a winner here! But love the place.

I have been coming to this casino for years, and never win. Always walk away with less than I came... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Michele L
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Nokomis, Florida
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Rivers Casino is Chicagoland's newest gaming and entertainment destination! If you are just looking to have some fun on your favorite table games, we offer 50 games, including Blackjack, Spanish 2, Craps featuring Fire Bet, Roulette, Baccarat featuring Dragon Bonus Side Bet, Mississippi Stud, 3-card poker, Pai Gow Poker featuring Fortune side bet, Caribbean Stud Poker,Texas Hold'Em Bonus. We also feature over 1,000 slots including Wheel of Fortune, Sex in the City, Sphinx 3-D, Lucky 88, and more! From a juicy steak to a basket of wings, Rivers has got you covered. We have seven bars, buffets, and restaurants to suit any taste. We are also excited to be home to the newest member of the Gibson's restaurant group, Hugo's Frog Bar and Chop House.
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“hugo's frog bar” (13 reviews)
“o'hare airport” (17 reviews)
“craps table” (8 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 7:00 AM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
LOCATION
3000 S River Rd, Des Plaines, IL 60018-4201
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+1 888-307-0777
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Reviewed yesterday

I used to travel to casinos in Joliet and Indiana on day trips. However, Rivers is only a 20 minute drive from home and if you find the right machine you can have fun. The buffet is quite good and the service is excellent.

Thank Allan R
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been coming to this casino for years, and never win. Always walk away with less than I came with. Yes, I understand it is gambling. The main reason I am writing this is due to 1.) "No Smoking"- which I love, as I...More

Thank Michele L
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I don’t indulge so, it’s not as much fun to me but when your with friend who do it’s tempting to drop a few dollars to treat your luck. A nice place to people watch and eat.

2  Thank petehunt
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Enjoy shooting Craps? Look elsewhere! The table climate is set up as such that you are only welcomed at the tables as long as you loose. If you start to show any proficiency at “Dice,” the harassment begins. The uncharacteristic casino behavior ranges from repeated...More

3  Thank Rabbits_Legacy
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Reviewed May 11, 2018 via mobile

Food Overpriced Hamburger and Fries $14.50 even though soft drinks are free 2 steps from restaurant they charge $3.50 for you to fill up your own so it $17.50 plus tax. Same meal in nearest Casino is $9. It’s small Casino and arranged so Slots...More

2  Thank B W
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Reviewed May 5, 2018 via mobile

The casino was a little bit too small. The restaurants inside were nice. The sandwiches were good. Ok place for a few hours

Thank Jeff M
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Reviewed April 29, 2018

Great fun close to Chicago. Great restaurants, a good assortment of live entertainment, and fun games. Great location!

Thank prpr17
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Reviewed March 27, 2018

This casino has the best steakhouse. The casino is very nice, not too big, but enough tables and games to keep everyone happy

1  Thank tabcatt238
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Reviewed March 16, 2018

I play at the Harrah's/Hollywood properties in the area and just started to visit Rivers short of a year ago. I regularly visit casinos out of state. First off I'll mention the good: The buffet. Great selection of food - and I'm a fussy eater....More

1  Thank Kismgby
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Reviewed March 12, 2018 via mobile

I would highly recommend that you go at your own risk. I was very disappointed with the treatment that I received while in the “High Mile” section. Mind you- I cam into the area with money in hand. There was another gentleman who was speaking...More

4  Thank J W
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No I did not. I don’t have a players club card though either.
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Not sure, I'd phone casino, sure they'd be happy to answer your questions.
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