Stand on all 17 Las Vegas Blackjack Games

Las Vegas lost most of its blackjack tables that stand on soft 17 over the last 10 years. In 2020, Bellagio and MGM Grand removed these games from pits. These were the last two casinos in Las Vegas with blackjack tables on the main casino floor with stand on all 17’s. All remaining tables are in high limit salons. The dealer standing on soft 17 lowers the house edge by about 0.2%. 

Check salon hours before heading to the casino. Some are not open 24 hours due to the pandemic. A few are only open on weekends. Hours may change without notice. 

There are four types of blackjack games in Las Vegas with stand on soft 17. One is a double deck. The other three are six-deck. There are three different sets of rules within the six-deck games. The minimum bet for these tables is $50. Most are $100 or higher. 

Related: 2021 Las Vegas Blackjack Survey

Las Vegas double deck blackjack games that stand on soft 17

There is one type of double deck blackjack game that stands on all 17’s. It is dealt in some high limit salons along the Las Vegas Strip. This game allows double down before and after splitting. 

M Resort dealt a better version of double deck blackjack until December 2020. That game allowed re-split aces. M Resort downgraded this game to hit soft 17 in December 2020. A casino representative stated that this is a temporary move due to not dealing pitch games right now. The game will return to stand on all 17’s when the pandemic is over, according to the representative. 

Below is the lowest expected minimum bet for this high limit double down blackjack game. Limits may go up during busier times.

$50

  • Treasure Island

$100

  • Aria
  • Bellagio
  • Mandalay Bay
  • Mirage
  • Park MGM

$200

  • MGM Grand

Six-deck blackjack that stands on all 17’s with surrender and re-split aces

There are casinos throughout the Las Vegas Strip along with a locals one that deal six-deck blackjack that stands on all 17’s with double down before and after splitting, surrender and re-split aces. The minimum bet for this game is usually $100, though there are a couple of $50 installations of it.

$50

  • M Resort
  • Treasure Island
  • Sahara

$100

  • Aria
  • Bellagio
  • Caesars Palace
  • Cosmopolitan
  • Encore
  • Mandalay Bay
  • MGM Grand
  • Mirage
  • Palazzo
  • Park MGM
  • Strat
  • Tropicana
  • Venetian
  • Wynn

Las Vegas stand on soft 17 blackjack games with surrender

Most Caesars Entertainment properties deal a six-deck game in high limit that stands on all 17’s. These tables allow double down before and after splitting with surrender. These games do not permit re-split aces. The minimum bet for these tables is usually $100. 

Bally’s offered it for $50 before the pandemic. Its high limit area was removed and replaced by poker tables. It had not reopened since the March closure.

  • Cromwell
  • Flamingo
  • Harrah’s
  • Paris
  • Planet Hollywood
  • Rio

Stand on soft 17 without surrender and re-split aces

Circa opened with the first stand on all 17 blackjack tables in downtown Las Vegas in over a decade. These tables have a $100 minimum bet. Circa offers the standard double down rules. Surrender and re-split aces are not allowed. It is the only casino with this type of stand on all 17 blackjack game.

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