Poker players in Florida have a lot of choice – with 28 different poker venues in which to enjoy live poker.
Aside from the Seminole Hard Rock Casinos & the Seminole Casino Coconut Creek, each casino in Florida is open 24/7.
Three distinct casinos types exist in Florida:
- Casino boats and casino cruises
- Native American Casinos
- Pari-Mutuel casinos with gaming machines.
Native American Casinos in the state of Florida
Poker, video pull tabs, and high-stakes bingo are other games that are permitted in Native American casinos in Florida. Poker has an 18 year old minimum gambling age, and table games while electronic gaming machines (ETGs) have a 21 year old minimum-age.
Florida Pari-Mutuel Casinos
Four of Florida’s eight pari-mutuel casinos are situated in Broward County. Here you can usually find live poker games. Casinos are only allowed to open 18hours a day during weekdays, and 24 hours on the weekend.
Age restrictions apply – Pari-mutuel betting, poker, and gaming machines all have minimum gambling ages of 18, 21, and respectively. Note that Florida’s gaming laws prohibit pari-mutuel casinos from serving alcohol to visitors.
Florida Casino Boats
One of the awesome things about Florida is the ability to hop on a boat (or a casino cruise ship) to relax and enjoy some poker in international waters (where it is lawful to gamble). Poker players in FL can avail of a number of casino boats and cruise ships which sail into the Gulf of Mexico or the atlantic Ocean.
In addition to poker, casino classics like slots, blackjack, craps and roulette, are generally also available on all Florida casino boats.
|Poker Tables||Casino Name||City||State||Owner(s)|
|70||bestbet Poker Jacksonville||Jacksonville||Florida||Jacksonville Greyhound Racing, Inc.|
|60||Palm Beach Kennel Club Poker Room||West Palm Beach||Florida||Timothy J. Rooney Sr. and 4 Brothers|
|50||Derby Lane Racetrack & Poker||Saint Petersburg||Florida||The Weaver Family|
|46||Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tampa||Tampa||Florida||Seminole Tribe of Florida|
|45||Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood||Hollywood||Florida||Seminole Tribe of Florida|
|45||Melbourne Greyhound Park & Club 52 Poker||Melbourne||Florida|
|40||bestbet Poker Orange Park||Orange Park||Florida||Jacksonville Greyhound Racing, Inc.|
|38||Isle Casino Racing Pompano Park||Pompano Beach||Florida||Eldorado Resorts Inc.|
|35||Sarasota Kennel Club & One Eyed Jacks Poker||Sarasota||Florida||The Collins Family|
|34||Orange City Racing and Card Club||Orange City||Florida||Delaware North Companies|
|32||Miccosukee Resort and Gaming||Miami||Florida||Miccosukee Tribe of Indians of Florida|
|30||Seminole Casino Coconut Creek||Coconut Creek||Florida||Seminole Tribe of Florida|
|30||The Big Easy Casino||Hallandale Beach||Florida||Hartman & Tyner, Inc.|
|30||Naples Fort Myers Greyhound Racing & Poker||Bonita Springs||Florida|
|28||Ocala Poker & Jai-Alai||Citra||Florida|
|26||Tampa Bay Downs Racing Poker Golf||Tampa||Florida||Stella F. Thayer|
|25||Ebro Greyhound Park & Poker Room||Ebro||Florida||The Hess Family|
|25||Casino Fort Pierce||Fort Pierce||Florida||Fronton Holdings, LLC.|
|25||Pensacola Greyhound Track & Poker Room||Pensacola||Florida|
|24||Casino Miami Jai-Alai||Miami||Florida||Florida Gaming Corporation|
|24||The Casino at Dania Beach||Dania Beach||Florida||Dania Entertainment Center, LLC|
|24||Creek Entertainment Gretna||Gretna||Florida||Poarch Band of Creek Indians (PCI Gaming)Marc Dunbar|
|23||Hialeah Park Racing & Casino||Hialeah||Florida||John Brunetti|
|20||Gulfstream Park Racing & Casino||Hallandale||Florida||The Stronach Group|
|19||Magic City Casino & Flagler Dog Track||Miami||Florida||West Flagler Associates Ltd.|
|19||TGT Poker and Racebook||Tampa||Florida|
|6||Seminole Casino Immokalee||Immokalee||Florida||Seminole Tribe of Florida|
|6||Seminole Casino Brighton||Okeechobee||Florida||Seminole Tribe of Florida|