Horseshoe, Formerly Bally’s, Poker Room Review 2023

Poker at Horseshoe (Bally's) Casino

The Bally’s Las Vegas poker room reopened on September 25, 2020. It temporarily closed in May 2022. It reopened after the World Series of Poker, which is now held on the property. This property became Horseshoe in December 2022.

The Horseshoe poker room hosts 18 tables. It was the first in Las Vegas to offer eight seats per table at cash games and nine for tournaments.

The Horseshoe poker room is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week. It spreads Texas Hold’em and mixed cash games. There are six daily tournaments and regular tournament series. Our Horseshoe poker room review has all the details below.

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Horseshoe poker cash games

There are two regular cash games at Horseshoe. The main game is 1/3 no-limit Texas hold’em. The buy-in range is $100 to $300. The other common game is 4/8 fixed limit hold’em. You may find higher limits for Texas hold’em at busier times.

Horseshoe poker tournaments

There are daily tournaments at 9am, 11am, 2pm, 5pm, 8pm, and 11pm. The buy-in is $100. All tournaments are no-limit Texas hold’em. The starting stack is 20,000. Levels go up every 20 minutes. Registration is open for the first six levels. Each tournament has a $1,000 guaranteed prize pool.

Horseshoe poker promotions

Cash game participants clocked in with a Caesars Rewards card receive $1 an hour in comps. This is in addition to other promotions like happy hour.

There are weekly hourly freerolls. It is dealt every Sunday and Wednesday. Players qualify by giving at least 15 hours of cash game action in a week. There may be other promotions like high hands and dining offers.

There are currently $200 high hand every 20 minutes from noon to midnight. It is $50 every 30 minutes the other hours of the day. Players must have a full house to qualify. One hole card must be used.


The Horseshoe poker room is a casual room that receives most of its action from tourists. It is quiet and friendly. Many of the employees have been with the room for years. This allows players to enjoy great dealers and floor people. The Horseshoe poker room was remodeled in 2023. This includes new tables and chairs.

Horseshoe poker rake

Horseshoe rakes 10% up to $5. There is also a $2 jackpot drop. Mixed games have a $3 rake cap.

Poker at Horseshoe (Bally's) Casino

Horseshoe Las Vegas poker room FAQ 

Is the Horseshoe poker room open 24 hours a day?

Yes. Cash games are dealt 24 hours a day.   

What cash games are spread at the Horseshoe poker room?

Horseshoe offers 1/3 no limit and 3/6 fixed limit Texas Hold’em cash games.

How many seats are at Horseshoe Las Vegas poker tables?

There are eight seats per table at cash games and nine at tournament tables.

Are there any poker tournaments at Horseshoe?

Horseshoe deals a tournament at 9am, 11am, 2pm, 5pm, 8pm and 11pm daily when there is not a tournament series.

What is the Horseshoe poker comp rate?

Players earn $1 an hour when clocked in with a Caesars Rewards card.

What is the Horseshoe poker rake?

Horseshoe rakes 10% up to $5 with a jackpot drop of up to $2. Mixed games cap at $3.

What happened to the Bally’s poker room in Las Vegas?

Bally’s Las Vegas became Horseshoe in December 2022.

Last Updated on September 5, 2023 by John Mehaffey