Venetian Poker Room Review 2023

The Venetian poker room was the first in Las Vegas to announce its reopening after the COVID-19 closures. It welcomed players back on June 5, 2020. The Venetian poker room is open from 9am to 5am daily. It is home to 34 poker tables.

Palazzo is connected to Venetian. The poker room serves both Las Vegas Strip resorts.

Poker players flocked back to Venetian when it reopened. At some points, all tables were in use as cash games, sit and gos, and eventually, multi-table tournaments returned. Venetian seats nine players per table for both cash games and tournaments. Our Venetian poker room review has all the details below.

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Venetian poker cash games

The Venetian poker room spreads one of the largest varieties of cash games in Las Vegas. Typical no limit Texas hold’em limits include blinds of 1/3, 2/4, 3/5 and 5/10. A larger game is available if there are enough players. The 1/3 game has a $100 to $300 buy-in. It is $200 to $600 at 2/4. At 3/5, it is $300 to $1,200. At 5/10, it is $500 to $2,400.

There is a 4/8 fixed limit hold’em game with a half kill from time to time. Players may also occasionally find pot limit Omaha.

Venetian poker tournaments

The Venetian offers DeepStack tournaments almost daily at noon through at least January 2024. Typical daily poker tournaments were suspended for these series, which have run for the last few years.

Venetian poker promotions

Venetian poker room promotions are funded by a $2 jackpot drop. The prizes rotate monthly.

The Venetian Resort Wild Card of the Month promotion runs through all of 2023. Players making quads win $1,000 if it occurs on the flop and $600 if it happens on the turn or river.

The main poker promotion is a $250 high hand every 30 minutes between 12:15pm through 12:15am daily. A $100 random seat giveaway is offered every hour between 12:30pm to 11:30pm daily.

Players earn $1 an hour in comps when clocked in with a Grazie card. These funds may be used at food outlets or to buy into a Venetian poker tournament.


The Venetian poker room is a destination for serious players. It is a mix of locals and tourists. The poker room is spacious with comfortable seating. It is managed professionally with experienced staff. The Venetian poker room earned a reputation as one of the best in Las Vegas.

Venetian poker rake

The Venetian poker room rakes 10% up to $5. There is a jackpot drop of up to $2.

Venetian poker FAQ

Is the Venetian poker room open 24 hours a day?

No. Its hours are 9am to 5am daily.

What cash games are spread by the Venetian poker room?

You will find 1/3, 2/5, and 3/5 no-limit Texas hold’em often. Higher limit games may run during busier times. Pot limit Omaha and mixed games are spread occasionally.

Does Venetian spread poker tournaments?

Yes. Between DeepStack events and dailies, there is a tournament every day at the Venetian poker room. 

How many players are seated per table at Venetian?

There are nine seats per table at tournaments and cash games. 

Last Updated on September 2, 2023 by John Mehaffey