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Awards and Accolades

The Eldorado is committed to serving our guests with the highest level of quality, but there's no need to take our word for it - our awards and accolades say it all.

Restaurants

Overall

  • American Culinary Federation "Achievement of Excellence Award" – 2007
  • Reno News & Review
    • Best Female Casino Bartender, Nicole Barker of Cin Cin – 2011, 2013
    • Best Female Casino Bartender, Annalisa Huante of Cin Cin – 2012, 2014
    • Best Male Casino Bartender, Freddy Sanchez of Bar Centro – 2012, 2014

The Brew Brothers

  • Nevada Magazine
    • “Area’s Best Saloon” – 1999-2005
    • “Best Brewpub in Northern Nevada” – 2002-2005
    • “Best Brewpub” – 2008
  • Nightclub and Bar Magazine “Best Brewpub in America” – 1999
     
  • Reno Gazette-Journal
    • “Best Micro Brew” – 2000, 2002, 2005, 2008
    • “Best Beer Selection” – 2003, 2005, 2008
    • “Best Microbrewery” – 2005
    • “Best Place for Live Music” – 2005, 2008
    • “Best Meet Market” – 2005
    • “Best Pizza” – 2008
  • Casino Players Magazine “One of Region’s Best Hotel Bars” – 2003
     
  • Reno Magazine
    • “Best Bartender” – 2005
    • “Best Locally Brewed Beer” – 2005
  • Reno News & Review
    • “Best Place for Live Music” – 2005, 2006
    • “Best Beer Selection” – 2006
    • “Best Microbrew” – 2006, 2008
    • “Best Casino Bar” – 2009-2010, 2012-2013
    • “Best Club DJ: DJ Chris English” – 2010
    • “Best Place to Meet Singles” - 2013
    • "Best Casino Band" Audioboxx - 2014
  • Brewers Association World Beer Cup
    • “Gold Medal for Redhead Amber Ale” – 2006
    • “Bronze Medal for Barleywine” – 2006
    • “Silver Medal for Redhead Amber Ale” – 2008
    • “Bronze Medal for Wild Card Wheat” – 2008
    • “Silver Medal for Carano Extra” – 2008
  • North America Brewers Association
    • “First place Crystal Wheat 100” – 2006
    • “Third place Red Head Amber Ale” – 2006
  • Beer Testing Institute World Championship
    • “Wild Card Wheat receives 86 points/highly recommended” – 2007
    • “Carano Extra receives 85 points/highly recommended” – 2008
  • California Brewers Festival: “Silver Medal for Redhead Amber Ale” – 2008

BuBinga Lounge

  • Casino Player Magazine's "Best Dining and Nightlife Awards"
    • “Best Lounge" - 2013, 2015

Roxy

  • Casino Player Magazine's "Best Dining and Nightlife Awards"
    • "Best Desserts" - 2013, 2015
    • "Best Place to People Watch" - 2013
    • "Best Place for Cocktails" - 2015
  • OpenTable.com “Diners' Choice Award” – 2011-2012
     
  • Wine Spectator Magazine “Award of Excellence” – 1998-2012
     
  • DiRoNa Award - 1999-2005
     
  • Reno News & Review
    • “Best Place for a Romantic Date” – 2004
    • “Best Martini” – 2004-2006, 2009-2010, 2012-2014
    • “Best Wine Selection” – 2005-2006
    • “Best Special Date” – 2005-2006, 2008
    • “Best Place to Blow Your Paycheck” – 2005
    • “Best Place for Romance” – 2005
    • “Best Casino Bar” – 2005
    • “Best Vodka Selection” – 2009, 2013
  • Reno Gazette Journal
    • “Best Casino Restaurant” – 2005-2006
    • “Best Place for Romance” – 2005
  • Nevada Magazine “Best Place to take a Date” – 2008
     
  • Reno Magazine “Best Casino Fine Dining” – 2011

La Strada

  • OpenTable.com “Diners' Choice Award” – 2011-2012
     
  • Wine Spectator Magazine “Award of Excellence” – 1993-2012
     
  • Casino Player Magazine “One of the Best in Town” – 2003
     
  • DiRoNa Award - 2004-2005
     
  • Reno Gazette Journal “Best Italian Restaurant” – 2005-2006, 2008
     
  • Reno Magazine “Best Italian Restaurant” – 2011

The Buffet

  • Reno News & Review “Best Casino Buffet” – 2002-2005, 2011
     
  • Reno Gazette Journal
    • “Best Sunday Brunch” – 2005
    • “Best Casino Buffet” – 2005

The Prime Rib Grill

  • OpenTable.com “Diners' Choice Award” – 2011-2012

Millies24

  • Casino Player Magazine's "Best Dining and Nightlife Awards"
  • "Best Late Night Dining" - 2015

Tivoli Gardens

  • Reno News & Review “Best Dessert” – 2005-2006, 2008
    • “Editor's Choice for Best Cheesecake” - 2013

Entertainment

  • Reno News & Review
    • “Best Casino Show Venue” – 2003, 2008-2009
    • “Best Casino Show ‘Le Grand Cirque’” – 2010
    • “Best Casino Show ‘Illuminaire’” – 2010
    • “Best Casino Show ‘Man in the Mirror’” – 2012
    • "Best Casino Show 'Dance Inferno'" - 2014
  • Reno Gazette Journal
    • “Best Production Show ‘Spirit of the Dance’” – 2004
    • “Best Casino Show ‘Balagan’” – 2006
    • “Best Casino Show ‘Floorplay’” – 2008
  • Nevada Magazine
    • “Reno’s Best Show ‘Broadway! A Star-Spangled Celebration’” – 2004
    • “Best Casino Show Venue” – 2010
    • “Best Casino Show ‘Benise – Nights of Fire!’” – 2012

Gaming

  •  Reno News & Review “Best Poker Room” – 2003
    • Best Casino Promotion - Power Pennies - 2013

  • Reno Gazette Journal
    • “Luckiest Place to Gamble” – 2006
    • "Best Table Games" – 2008
  • Strictly Slots Magazine
    • “Best Slot Hosts” – 2010
    • “Best Cocktail Service” – 2010
    • “Best of Slots” – 2014

  • Casino Player Magazine
    • “Best Hosts” – 2014
    • "Best Comps" – 2014
    • "Best Table Game Tournament" – 2014
    • "Best Slot Tournament" – 2014
    • "Casino Where You Feel the Luckiest" – 2014
    • "Best Video Poker" – 2014
    • "Best Blackjack" – 2014
    • "Best Craps" – 2014
    • "Best Roulette" – 2014
    • "Casino with the Best Website - 2014
    • "Casino with the Best Facebook Page" – 2014 

  • Reno Gazette Journal
    • “Luckiest Place to Gamble” – 2006
    • "Best Table Games" – 2008

Hotel

  • The Expedia Insiders’ Select™ List – 2010
     
  • Association of Fundraising Professionals “Outstanding Corporation” Award – 2011 
     
  • Travelocity Excellence Award - 2011
     
  • TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence - 2012
     
  • Booking.com "Award of Excellence" - 2015
     
  • Casino Player Magazine
    • “Best Hotel Staff” – 2014
    • "Best Suites" – 2014

Marketing

  • Adrian Award – Hospitality Sales & Marketing Association International 2010
     
  • Davey Award – International Academy of the Visual Arts 2010
     
  • ACE Award – American Marketing Association, Web Marketing & Social Media 2011