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Tabberone's Travel Guide
Blackjack in
Black Hawk, Colorado &
Central City, Colorado

Last Updated November 7, 2013

Table games are subject to chage without notice. Blackjack rules are posted at each casino and can be changed by posting new rules. What is posted here is from observation and playing at these casinos.

Central City, CO


Century Casino & Hotel
Blackjack begins around 11am with a minimum bet of $3 and attracts a lot of regulars. Usually it is Buffalo Blackjack with a six-deck shoe. We do not know if the minimum increases later in the day or if it is increased on weekends.

[last played in August 2013]

Johnny Z's Casino
Blackjack begins around 9am with a minimum of $3 for the six-deck shoe and $10 for double deck. . We do not know if the minimum increases later in the day or if it is increased on weekends.

[last played in August 2013]

Reserve Casino & Hotel
Blackjack begins around 8am with a minimum of $5 using a six-deck shoe. Later in the day double deck blackjack is offered at a $10 minimum. We do not know if the minimum increases later in the day or if it is increased on weekends.

[last played in August 2013]


Black Hawk, CO

Ameristar Casino & Hotel
Probably the largest number of table games in Black Hawk (17). Tends to have higher minimums for table play than the other casinos. Blackjack is 24/7 with a minimum of $10 during the night with a $15 minimum or higher during busier evening hours and weekends.

[last played in 2011]

Lodge Casino & Hotel
Large number of tables. Blackjack is 24/7 and has a minimum of $5 for the shoe and $10 double deck. Blackjack minimums tend to get raised to $10 or more on weekends and holidays.

[last played in November 2013]

Golden Mardi Gras Casino
24/7 blackjack on the second floor with a minimum of $5 for the shoe and $10 double and single deck. Blackjack minimums tend to get raised to $10 or more on weekends and holidays. Only casino in Black Hawk that we know of offering surrender.

[last played in November 2013]

Lady Luck Casino & Hotel
24/7 blackjack with a minimum of $5 for the shoe and $10 double deck.

[last played in November 2013]

Monarch Casino , formerly the Riveria Casino (name changed in October 2013)
Blackjack opens around 10am with a minimum of $5 for the shoe and $10 double deck. Tables are advertised as being open all night Thursday through Sunday.

[last played in November 2013]

Isle Casino & Hotel
24/7 Blackjack with a minimum of $5 for the shoe and $10 double deck. Minimums appear to be raised on weekends and holidays.

[last played in November 2013]

Canyon Casino
Blackjack opens around 11am with a minimum of $3. Minimum is raised to $5 in late afternoon and evenings as well as Saturday and Sunday.

[last played in November 2013]

Gilpin Casino
Blackjack opens around 11am with a minimum of $5 for the six-deck shoe.

[last played in November 2013]

The Saratoga Casino
Blackjack opens around 11am with a minimum of $3 or $10 for double deck blackjack.

[last played in November 2013]


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