Card-players in New Jersey have a good selection of both online poker and live poker options. Players must be at least 21 years old to play poker in New Jersey.
Live Poker in NJ
Live poker players can choose from 7 casinos / card-rooms which run legal live poker games in the state.
Top Pick:The Borgata Poker Room
If you are looking for a card-room in Atlantic City with an exclusive, luxurious feel – The Borgata poker room (open 24 hours a day) is the largest card-room in AC, and one of the best.
As well as providing opulent surroundings, great food and beverages and comfy seats, the poker room at Borgata is especially popular with cash game players & tournament players alike due to having huge capacity and a good spread of games including PLO and Texas Hold ’em.
Regular Borgata Tournaments run three times per week, starting at 11am on Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays, with buy-ins changing weekly.
Cash game players can expect to find games with blinds of $1/$3, $2/$5 and $5/$10 with Texas Hold’em and other poker variants available, including fixed limit hold’em (FLHE), 7 card stud, Omaha hi/lo split, Pot-Limit Omaha (PLO) and mixed games.
Usually 90 poker tables are spread at Borgata, but since the global health pandemic about 2/3rds are currently in service. The max players per table is eight, with face-masks optional.
|Poker Tables||Casino Name||City||State||Owner(s)|
|85||Borgata Hotel Casino and Spa||Atlantic City||New Jersey||MGM Resorts International|
|42||Bally's - Atlantic City - Wild Wild West Casino||Atlantic City||New Jersey||Caesars Entertainment Corporation|
|40||Harrahs Resort Atlantic City||Atlantic City||New Jersey||Caesars Entertainment Corporation|
|24||Caesars Atlantic City Hotel & Casino||Atlantic City||New Jersey||Caesars Entertainment Corporation|
|18||Tropicana Casino & Resort Atlantic City||Atlantic City||New Jersey||Tropicana Entertainment Inc.|
|9||Golden Nugget Atlantic City||Atlantic City||New Jersey||Landry's Inc|
|8||Resorts Casino Hotel||Atlantic City||New Jersey||Mohegan Tribal Gaming Authority|
Regulated, Safe & Legal Online Poker in NJ
Legal online poker is available to consumers in New Jersey. Online Poker Licensees in the state include:
- Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa
- Caesars Interactive Entertainment for Boardwalk Regency LLC
- Golden Nugget Atlantic City
- Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
- Ocean Resort Casino
- Resorts Casino Hotel Atlantic City
- Tropicana Casino Resort Atlantic City
New Jersey is part of the Multi State Internet Gaming Association (MSIGA) which allows real-money online poker rooms to share poker players across state lines.