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Harrah's East Chicago Casino

1 Showboat Pl, East Chicago, IN 46312-7777
+1 219-391-7777
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LAST VISIT!

This casino is not desirable in comparison to other can casinos reachable within a half an hour... read more

Reviewed 30 August 2016
Denny B
,
Fort Wayne, Indiana
via mobile
BEEN A LONG TIME

It has been a long time since I have visited this casino. Boy the place looks different. Much more... read more

Reviewed 19 March 2016
Denny B
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Fort Wayne, Indiana
via mobile
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Moored on Lake Michigan, this riverboat casino carriers 3,700 passengers and offers a variety of games including roulette, craps, baccarat and slots.
  • Excellent35%
  • Very good16%
  • Average16%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible33%
29 Aug 2016
“LAST VISIT!”
19 Mar 2016
“BEEN A LONG TIME”
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1 Showboat Pl, East Chicago, IN 46312-7777
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+1 219-391-7777
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Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

This casino is not desirable in comparison to other can casinos reachable within a half an hour drive time. Of course, it is still located on the "boat" built many years ago. Quite crowded, lots of smoking, and not seeing many people celebrating winnings. Again-no...More

1  Thank Denny B
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Reviewed 19 March 2016 via mobile

It has been a long time since I have visited this casino. Boy the place looks different. Much more updated with more of the new machines. Good luck and bad luck- typical casino!

1  Thank Denny B
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Reviewed 5 August 2015

Their point system for their players card is terrible. Play all day and night and get practically nothing for it.

1  Thank Marc R
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Reviewed 28 May 2015

I like everything about this place. very nice workers, the rooms are perfect. very clean. the casino is clean and the machines pay out. the buffet is so good, breakfast was the best. the seafood on the weekends is great. the price is right. I...More

1  Thank Stacy V
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Reviewed 22 April 2015

Awesome huge casino...just like Vegas, beautiful! Had all the new slots and never had to wait for a waitress.

1  Thank tabd3m
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Reviewed 26 September 2012

Before it was the Harrah's they had a hotel. When it was renovated the hotel was removed which gave more parking space. Gaming is fun, entertaining and fun. You can request a drink by pressing the button on your machine. If you have a reward...More

3  Thank Pooh338
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hittman3459
24 May 2015|
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Response from tabd3m | Reviewed this property |
Not sure, I can tell you that we had to park in the big parking garage and semi's won't fit. It's location is odd and I really doubt a semi could park anywhere around.
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