Fun can't be measured in square footage, of course, but if it could, our 56,000-square-foot casino at Ameristar Casino Hotel East Chicago, with its four spacious playing levels, would come out on top. Open all day, every day, Ameristar Casino Hotel East Chicago has one of the largest selections of games in northwest Indiana, with more than 1,700 of the latest and most popular slots and video poker games and 65 table games. If you can't find your favorite game here, it just may not exist!

Slots & Video Poker

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 NEW Video Poker Room located on the first level featuring the newest multi game/denomination themes!

Table Games

Step up to the action on the second, third, and fourth levels of our casino at Ameristar Casino Hotel East Chicago. Choose among 65 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, Ultimate Texas Hold ‘em, EZ Pai Gow Poker, Three-Card Poker,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 $5,000 or more on select Blackjack, Craps, Roulette, and Pai Gow Poker games. Ask the Table Games team for details.

Games available at Ameristar Casino Hotel East Chicago include:

  • BJ (featuring 21+3 and Top3)
  • DD BJ (featuring 21+3)
  • Craps No More ( featuring Bonus Craps)
  • 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
  • Ultimate Texas Hold'em
  • High Card Flush


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 $10,000, 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.