Venetian Poker Room

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. It is open from 9am to 3am daily. It is home to 32 poker tables.

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 eight players at each cash game. There are nine seats at tournament tables. 

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, 2/5, 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 2/5. 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 will also find pot limit Omaha from time to time.

Venetian poker tournaments

The Venetian offers DeepStack tournaments almost daily at noon through August 1. Daily tournaments are suspended during this summer series. 

Venetian poker promotions

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

The July promotion is a $175,000 summer freeroll. The top 96 cash game players in terms of clocked in hours qualify. A $20 staff fee is required to play in the freeroll. 

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 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 3am 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 eight seats at Venetian cash game poker tables. There are nine at tournaments. 

Last updated: July 2, 2021