Ameristar Casino East Chicago

table games

Step up to the action

Choose among 72 exciting table games, with friendly dealers and an atmosphere of unparalleled comfort. Try your hand at such favorites as Blackjack or Roulette, or take a shot at Mississippi Stud, EZ Pai Gow, Three-Card Poker, Blazing 7's Blackjack Progressive, Craps or Craps No More. If you're in the mood for exciting, high-stakes action, our dedicated high limit table games area is the place.

Bet Big and Win Big at Ameristar! We offer high stakes action on several of the most popular table games. You can now bet $25,000 on Baccarat, and $10,000 or more on select Blackjack, Craps, Roulette, and EZ Pai Gow games. Ask the Table Games team for details.

• BJ (featuring 21+3 and Top3)
• DD BJ (featuring 21+3)
• Craps (featuring the 'Sharp Shooter' and 'Bonus Craps' side bets!)
• Baccarat (featuring Dragon Bonus side bet)
• EZ baccarat (featuring Dragon 7 and Panda 8 side bet)
• Three Card Poker (featuring 6 Card Bonus side bet)
• EZ Pai Gow (both are commission free)
• Roulette
• High Card Flush
• Electronic Roulette

Slots & Video Poker

the best gaming action and excitement in all of Chicagoland

At Ameristar Casino Hotel East Chicago you'll find the best gaming action and excitement in all of Chicagoland, with more than 1,700 state-of-the-art slot and video poker machines with denominations ranging from one cent to $100.

You'll find the best selection of slots and video poker games on Lake Michigan and beyond at Ameristar Casino Hotel East Chicago. Join the action on the main level of the casino where you'll find over 100 of the most popular games. Or have a drink and enjoy video poker at one of our comfortable bars located on the first, second and third level, and be sure to check out our Video Poker Room located on the third level featuring multi-game/denomination themes!!

Baccarat Room

Our new expanded Baccarat Room

You'll find our new expanded Baccarat Room, on the casino's fourth floor. Complete with 21 games, 19 Baccarat tables and two brand new Pai-Gow Tile tables. Offering minimum bets of $10 and maximum bets up to $25,000, our games include the exciting Dragon Bonus Bet, a bonus side wager that pays on the margin of your win, 3 EZ Baccarat, an exciting variation on Baccarat where no commission is taken from winning Bankers bet and Commission Free Baccarat, that includes Dragon Bonus Bet and Fortune7 with no commission for winning Bankers bets. Plus, enjoy the Authentic Noodle and Smoothie Bar in the Baccarat Room while visiting Ameristar East Chicago.


Celebrate legendary moments in Chicago sports history

With over 30 flat-screen TV's, a menu full of your favorites and an eclectic collection of unique memorabilia, Stadium is the place to cheer on your favorite teams and relive classics of the past.


Mon – Fri
7am – 11am


Sun – Thurs
11am – 11pm

Fri & Sat
11am – 1am


*All ages welcome until 10pm . After 10pm , must be 21 to enter. Must be 21 to enter bar area.


Patterned after the finest Chicago Steakhouses

Bugatti's specializes in serving choice cut steaks along with your favorite seafood selections for your dining enjoyment. Reservations are always encouraged.

Hours of Operation

Wednesday, Thursday, Sunday 5p-9p

Friday-Saturday 5p-10p

Monday-Tuesday CLOSED


heritage buffet

guests can choose from among several delicious stations

Sample cuisines from all over the world with great American cooking.

Brunch Buffet
Sunday 7a-2p

Lunch Buffet
Wednesday-Saturday 11a-2p

Dinner Buffet
Sunday| Wednesday | Thursday 4p-9p

Crab Leg Buffet 4p-10p
Friday $35.99

Steak and Shrimp Extravaganza 4p-10p
Saturday $ 27.99

Children Prices
0-3 year old: Free
4-10 year old: $3.00 off Lunch and Brunch
$5.00 Off Dinner
$7.00 Off Seafood Night
11+ year old: Regular Price

*receive a discount when showing your mychoice card.

weddings and social events

Planning the wedding of your dreams?

Make sure you keep Ameristar Casino Hotel East Chicago in mind. Our 5,400 sq. foot ballroom is the perfect location for your special occasion, whether it's an intimate gathering or extravagant celebration.


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Free WiFi

Enjoy Free WiFi with High Speed Internet throughout hotel

Downtown Location

Walking distance to Restaurants, Shopping, and a variety of Chicago's most notable attractions including the Magnificent Mile, 360 Chicago Observatory, Navy Pier, the Chicago Theatre and Oriental Theatre. You'll also find us only three miles away from Lincoln Park Zoo, Shedd Aquarium, the Field Museum of Natural History, Adler Planetarium and Soldier Field.


Valet Parking available. Fees vary on times.

Pet Friendly and Kids

Pet Friendly rooms available for Free and Kids always stay Free.



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