“We are excited to open the doors to the Rivers Casino. It is a showplace attraction for the entire region. We have considered every detail with our customers in mind” said Neil Bluhm, chairman of Midwest Gaming and Entertainment, LLC.
The 147,000 square foot state-of-the-art Rivers Casino features a 44,000 square foot gaming floor offering patrons over 1,050 of the newest slots and video poker games; 48 table games with the highest table limits in Illinois, including blackjack, craps, roulette, pai gow poker, baccarat and many more; and a VIP area complete with an intimate gaming salon and an exclusive lounge room.
In addition, the casino will also offer several dinning options including Hugo’s Frog Bar and Chop House, Canopy Buffet serving fresh prepared cuisine at nine different stations; a casual grill serving freshly made specialty burgers, sandwiches, fries and shakes (FLIPT); an authentic Asian restaurant (MianBar); and Coffee Spot, an exclusive cafe serving Chicago-based Metropolis Coffee, sandwiches, pastries and desserts. Entertainment venues include Lotus, a cocktail lounge located at the center of the casino floor, and Cube, which has a multi-level outdoor patio and easily transforms from a sports bar to a live performance venue or a lively night club.
Rivers will offer loyal customers the Rush Rewards Players Club, which offers access to exclusive promotions, special events, discounts, priority lines and more. Rivers Casino is located just 16 miles from downtown Chicago and minutes from O’Hare International Airport. The casino features 2,300 self-parking spaces as well as valet, and also plans to offer shuttle service from O’Hare, Midway, McCormick place and select hotels throughout downtown Chicago and surrounding areas.