Casino Table Games
Exhilarating Reno Casino Action!
The Eldorado offers a full range of table games in lavish and friendly surroundings within our exciting Reno casino. When you sit down to play at the Eldorado, you're surrounded by Reno's friendliest dealers and cocktail waitresses that are always available to provide you with your favorite refreshments.
Traditionally the grandest of all casino games, baccarat pronounced (BA-CA-RAH) offers some of the best odds. Eight decks are shuffled together and those participating in the game place a wager on either the bank or the player. Two cards are dealt to both the player and banker. Face cards and tens have no value. The winning hand is the one which totals the closest to nine.
You can never go wrong with a classic! Blackjack is one of the most popular casino table games. The object of the game is to have your cards total 21 or as near to 21 as possible without going over. Everyone plays against the dealer (the house) who begins the game by dealing each player two cards and the house one card face-up and one card face-down. Cards are counted at their face value. Kings, Queens and Jacks count as 10. Aces count as 1 or 11. If the first two cards you are dealt total 21, you have a blackjack.
Craps is a fast-paced, action-packed game utilizing a pair of dice. Once players place their bets, one player known as the "shooter" throws the dice. All wagers must be placed before the shooter throws the dice. The dice are passed to another "shooter" when the shooter “7 outs.”
Roulette is enticingly easy to play. The roulette wheel is marked with numbers 1 - 36 and the symbols "0" and "00." The numbers are alternately colored red and black and the "0" and "00" are green. Color and number combinations offer a variety of betting options for an exciting gaming experience. Wagers can be placed on individual numbers or groups of numbers on the betting layout. When the ball comes to rest on the roulette wheel, the dealer places a marker on the winning number on the table layout and pays the winning bets.
Pai Gow Tiles
Pai Gow is an intriguing game brought to Nevada from the Orient. The game is played with dominoes. The dealer shuffles the dominoes and then rolls three dice. The total of the dice determines which player receives the first set of dominoes. Four dominoes are dealt to each player, each vacant player position on the table and to the dealer. Each player creates two hands with the four dominoes: a high hand and a second-high hand. The object of the game is to create two hands which are higher than the bank hand. If both hands are higher than the bank hands, the player wins. If one hand is higher and the other is lower, it is a tie. If both of the player's hands are lower than the bank hands, the player loses. Both the dealer and the players take turns being the bank.
Pai Gow Poker
Pai Gow Poker combines elements of the ancient Chinese game of Pai Gow and the American game of poker, and is played with a traditional deck of 52 playing cards plus one Joker. Pai Gow Poker is essentially playing two separate poker hands according to traditional poker rankings. The Joker is used only as an Ace or a wild card to complete a straight or a flush. The dealer starts the game by rolling three dice. The total of the dice determines which player receives the first set of cards. Each player receives seven cards and creates two hands simultaneously: a high hand and a second-high hand. Both hands must be higher than the bank hands to win.