Horseshoe Casino located in Hammond, Indiana is a close commute from Chicago and sits on the shore of Lake Michigan. The casino is owned by Harrah's Entertainment and it does not contain a hotel. An overview of the casino contains the main casino floor, Asian Casino, High Limit Slot Room, Seven Stars Lounge, Village Square Buffet, The Venue, The Poker Room, Vintage 51, Jack Binions Steak House, and the lobby. The gaming options offered at the casino are divided into slots, video poker, keno, table games and poker. For the slot seeker at Horseshoe Casino they have 3200 choices for slot machines. The newest slots are Star Wars, E-Bay, and Wheel of Fortune. Guests may search online for a specific slot machine of their liking at one of the slot finder machines. The High Limit Slot Room has slot machines ranging from $1.00 to $1000.00 a pull. A list of Horseshoe's Big Winners is posted along with the name of the winning slot machine and the amount paid out. The Video Poker section of the casino has 300 poker machines. The individual plays the computer one on one. The video poker machines offer a wide choice of poker games. Keno is offered 24 hours per day with a new game beginning every five minutes. Keno is a game with 80 balls numbered 1-80. The object is for the player to pick the numbers of 20 balls. The minimum bet is $1.00 per game. For the serious player Horseshoe Casino has 97 gaming tables. Games played are Blackjack, Craps, Mini-Baccarat, Roulette, Blackjack switch including Supermatch option, Let it Ride Flop Poker with 3 card option, Lucky Ladies Blackjack, Mississippi Stud, 12 Player Baccarat, 16 Player Roulette Rapid, 2 Poker Pro Poker Tables that are electronic. In the High Limit Poker Room guests can enjoy 5 Spot Blackjack Tables, two private salons, Three Card Poker and 9 Player Mini Baccarat Game. To add to the sophistication of the high limit room all tables have LCD monitors with video.
The Poker Room is a separate room from the casino. The room offers poker games with a range of skill levels and bets of all limits. The room holds 34 large poker tables. Benny's Backroom is a private poker room and is named after Benny Binion founder of the Horseshoe Casino is Las Vegas. The poker room has weekly poker tournaments with buy-ins ranging from $100.00 to $1500.00.
The dining experience at Horseshoe Casino ranges from the upscale Benny's Steak house with an unobstructed view of Lake Michigan, JB's Gourmet Sandwiches & Salads, Village Square Buffet, and Benny's Home Cookin.
With its proximity to Chicago, the Horseshoe Casino in Hammond attracts a wide cast of professional entertainers which can be seen at The Venue. On Thursday nights in Push, the casino's main bar Hookah Nights gives guests belly dancing entertainment with music by DJ Rodney. Vintage 51 is the other bar located only footsteps from the main casino caters to wine aficionados and micro brew fans. The lavish bar offers live music Wednesdays. The Horseshoe Casino in Hammond is located at 777 Casino Center Drive, Hammond, IN 46320. Phone 866-711-SHOE.