Harrah's Joliet Casino

Your vacation is a time to let loose and splurge a little bit. Why not do so at Joliet's finest entertainment venue–Harrah's Casino Joliet. Harrah's is renowned throughout the U.S. for its fun games, upscale atmosphere, and fine dining, and the Joliet location is no different! The best part? There is no admission fee!

Visitors must be 21 years of age or older to enter. Guests will be ID checked.

If you are interested in a little gambling and love the casino atmosphere, Harrah's should be the first tourist destination of your stay. That's not all! This traveler's guide will delve into everything the Joliet Harrah's offers its visitors.

Harrah's Casino Parking

Across the street from the casino, you'll see a large parking garage. This garage has free parking for casino guests and has a tunnel for easy accessibility to the higher floors.


A casino is only as good as its games, and Harrah's Joliet has them in spades (pun intended).


By far the most prominent game at Harrah's Joliet, there are over 600 video slot machines for you to sit back, relax, and watch your treasures pile up. They have Buffalo Games, Wonder 4 Games, and plenty of link games.

Video Poker

The next most popular game has to be Video Poker. About 200 video poker machines are set up for you to test your skill (and your luck).

Tabletop Games

For people who are a fan of classic card games, there are also 30 tables open to play games any casual casino-goers will recognize. You'll find Black Jack, Roulette, Craps, Mini-Baccarat, and much more!

Does Harrah's Joliet have a sportsbook?

Unfortunately, Harrah's Joliet does not have sportsbook betting like other Harrah's casinos. That may change in the future, however, so keep your eye out!

Does Harrah's Joliet have a Poker Room?

After COVID-19 hit, Harrah's Joliet closed its Poker Room, and it's likely that it won't return anytime soon. There are video poker options available. 

Dining and Bars

After a long day of gaming and relaxing, you'll probably be pretty hungry. Luckily, there are several restaurants and bars for you to enjoy the thriving nightlife of Lockport, IL. Let's check them out.

The Reserve

Fine Dining Restaurant
Thursday - Sunday: 4PM - 8PM (Sunday by reservation only)
Closed Monday through Wednesdays.

This is the fine dining restaurant you will likely need to place a reservation for. You don't need to dress up for this place, though it will feel fancy.

The Reserve Menu

New York Strip
Beer Battered Walleye
Seafood Cappellini
Wild Mushroom Ravioli
Boneless Ribeye

Cross Street Grill

Casual Restaurant
Everyday: 8AM - 11PM

The Cross Street Grill is the perfect place to grab a burger in between your tabletop games. They serve lunch and dinner options, all of which are freshly cooked and super affordable. Onion Rings, Fries, or Potato Chips work as sides.

Cross Street Grill Menu

Chicago Dog
Turkey Wrap
Beef N Cheddar Sandwich
Double Stacked Burger
Shrimp Dinner

Laurel Lounge

Casual Restaurant

This is the VIP Lounge for those willing to spend the money to be a Diamond or Seven Star Member of Caesar casinos. All the food is complimentary for members and exclusive to them.

The menu changes each day.


Wednesday - Sunday: Opens at 4 PM

Sheer is the main bar you can visit to get extra drinks and meet new people. They serve signature cocktails and cold beer.
All in all, the Harrah's Casino is a great way to spend your vacation. While you may not win a fortune, the experiences of laughing with your friends or family will leave you feeling like you've won the jackpot.