Las Vegas Locals Blackjack Survey

The following casinos focus heavily on the locals gaming market. Most are small. Some are larger locals casinos owned by Boyd Gaming or Station Casinos. The minimum bet at these casinos tends to be lower than off-Strip casinos. The rules are often better, too. These games hit soft 17 unless otherwise noted. 

Related: 2021 Las Vegas Blackjack Survey

Aliante

There are three blackjack games at Aliante. All have a $10 minimum bet. There is a 6:5 single deck game, as well as 3:2 double deck and 3:2 six-deck. The double deck game has double down before and after splitting. The six-deck game adds surrender. 

Arizona Charlie’s Decatur

Arizona Charlie’s Decatur has two $10 blackjack games with the same rules. One uses two decks. The other has six. Double down before and after is allowed. The Arizona Charlie’s on Boulder Highway dropped table games in 2019.

Boulder Station

Boulder Station has $5 6:5 single deck, 6:5 Free Bet, 6:5 six-deck and 3:2 double deck blackjack. The six-deck 3:2 game is $10. Double down before and after splitting is allowed at all games. The six-deck shoes add surrender.

Cannery

There are three $5 blackjack games at Cannery. They are single deck Super Fun 21, 3:2 double deck and 3:2 six-deck. Double down before and after splitting is allowed in all games. The six-deck one adds surrender and re-split aces. 

Club Fortune

There are two $5 blackjack games at Club Fortune. There are two and six-deck tables. Players may double down before and after splitting. The six-deck game adds re-split aces. Blackjack pays 3:2. Club Fortune table games are only open nights and weekends. 

Green Valley Ranch

Green Valley Ranch has four blackjack games on its casino floor and two in high limit. The casino floor games all start at $10. This includes 6:5 single deck, 3:2 double deck, 6:5 Free Bet Blackjack and 3:2 six-deck blackjack. Players may double down before and after splitting. The six-deck game adds surrender.

The high limit salon offers $50 double deck and $100 six-deck blackjack. The double deck blackjack game hits soft 17 and allows re-split aces with standard double down rules. The six-deck game stands on all 17’s and has surrender but not re-split aces. 

Jerry’s Nugget

All blackjack pays 3:2 at Jerry’s Nugget. There is a $3 continuous shuffling machine and $5 double deck. Players may double down before and after splitting.

Pass Casino

Pass Casino opened on the former Eldorado property in downtown Henderson on April 1, 2020. It has four $10 six-deck blackjack tables. Players may double down before and after splitting. 

Poker Palace

Poker Palace has two blackjack games. One is among the worst in Las Vegas. The other is among the best. The $1 double deck that does not allow double down after splitting and pays even money. The other is a six-deck game that allows double down before and after splitting up to three cards. It has a $3 minimum  bet.

Railroad Pass

Railroad Pass deals a $10 six-deck game. Players may double down before and after splitting. Blackjack pays 3:2. 

Rampart

Rampart has a double deck and six-deck blackjack game. Both have a $10 minimum. Double down before and after splitting is allowed. The shoe game adds surrender and re-split aces. All Rampart blackjacks pay 3:2.  

Red Rock

There are six blackjack games at Red Rock. The two $5 games are both 6:5. One is Free Bet Blackjack. The other is a traditional six-deck game. The two $10 games pay 3:2 One is a double deck with double down before and after splitting. The other is a six-deck game that adds surrender. There is a $50 double deck game in high limit that allows re-split aces. These games hit soft 17. The high limit six-deck game has a $100 minimum. It stands on all 17’s, and allows surrender and typical double down rules.

Sam’s Town

Sam’s Town has three $10 blackjack games. One is double deck Super Fun 21. There is also double and six-deck blackjack games with double down before and after splitting.

Santa Fe Station

Santa Fe Station has a $5 minimum bet for all its blackjack games. There is 6:5 single deck and six-deck, and 3:2 double and six-deck. The double deck games have double down before and after splitting. The shoe game adds surrender. 

Silver Sevens

It takes $15 to get a 3:2 game at Silver Sevens. It has eight decks with double down before and after splitting with surrender and re-split aces. There is a $10 6:5 traditional and 6:5 Free Bet Blackjack game. Silver Sevens table games are only open nights and weekends. 

Skyline

Skyline Casino has $5 six-deck blackjack on weekend nights. Players may double down before and after splitting. 

Suncoast

Suncoast is down to dealing only double deck blackjack games. The minimum bet is $5. Double down before and after splitting is allowed.

Sunset Station

Players may choose between six different blackjack games at Sunset Station. The main games are $5 Free Bet, double deck and six-deck blackjack. Players may double down before and after splitting. The six-deck game adds surrender. During busy hours, some $10 6:5 tables open. These may be single, double or six-deck games. Sunset Station is the only Station Casinos property that pays 3:2 on Free Bet Blackjack.

Closed locals casinos

Five locals casinos closed in March 2020 and have not reopened. Those are Eastside Cannery, Fiesta Henderson, Fiesta Rancho, Palms and Texas Station.

Table games removed due to pandemic

Bighorn, Jokers Wild, Longhorn, Lucky Club and Silver Nugget all reopened in June 2020. All removed tables during the closure and have not brought the games back as of April 2021. 

Last updated: April 4, 2020