777 Casino Drive
Cherokee, NC 28719


Our 21-story luxury hotel is highlighted by the beautiful mountain setting of western North Carolina.


Don’t miss the action and excitement at Harrah’s Cherokee Casino & Hotel! We now feature live table games like Blackjack, Roulette, Craps and more of your favorites! Digital Blackjack and Baccarito are still a hit and we’ve got the latest games! Choose your favorite game from more than 4,000 of the latest Vegas-style slots! Featuring over 1,600 penny slots! Play your poker favorites like Texas Hold ‘Em, 7-card Stud, Omaha and more! We also have Casino credit, which gives you the ability to obtain funds from your checking account while at a gaming table or at the cage for slot use.

All restaurants at Harrah’s Cherokee are smoke free and serve alcohol! Come and enjoy a taste of the south with Paula Deen’s Kitchen, the property’s first new restaurant to be introduced as part of a $633 million, three-year expansion program. Paula Deen’s Kitchen at Harrah’s Cherokee serves á la carte breakfast, lunch and dinner, and is reminiscent of the décor and ambiance of her legendary home and kitchen in Savannah. The á la carte aspect of the restaurant is a first for Paula Deen in the Harrah’s brand, as her restaurant at Harrah’s Tunica Casino is a traditional buffet.

If you’re looking for a place for underage guests to dine? Chefs Stage Buffet is sure to please even the pickiest eaters! Interaction stations offer tastes from around the world with Italian, Mexican, Asian, Comfort Food, Barbeque, a Soup & Salad bar and Desserts of the World! Located on the 2nd floor overlooking the casino gaming floor. Monday-Friday offers a dinner buffet and Saturday and Sunday feature a brunch buffet as well as dinner.

Quick bites around the casino include the Food Court, located on the casino floor, and featuring Johnny Rockets, Dunkin’ Donuts, UNO Pizza and Winning Streaks Deli with Boar’s Head meat. Snacks, sandwiches and great coffee are featured at the Lobby Café in the hotel and it’s a great place to relax or just hang out!

Specializing in Asian fare, the Noodle Bar is located in the Asian Gaming area, Le Fu Men. Get a taste of the Far East with Dim Sum & small plates, noodle soups and house specialties!

The well-known, upscale steak restaurant, Ruth’s Chris Steak House, is the latest culinary addition to the growing Harrah’s Cherokee portfolio of exciting new restaurant offerings at the dynamic, expanding resort property. Ruth’s Chris Steak House brings a fine dining experience characterized by the restaurant’s renowned quality steaks and signature menu items. Classic menu selections include USDA Prime steaks served in Ruth’s Chris’s signature style, sizzling on 500 degree plate. Complementing the restaurant’s popular steak offerings will be New Orleans inspired menu items and signature Ruth’s Chris seafood selections.

Harrah’s Cherokee Casino & Hotel will provide guests with an additional culinary option with the acclaimed BRIO Tuscan Grille that will open at the property in mid-2012. BRIO, which translates from Italian to mean “full of life”, is a renowned Northern Italian restaurant that will bring its unique brand to Harrah’s Cherokee. Known for its authentic Northern Italian specialties, BRIO will feature a hard wood infused pizza oven and oven-roasted steaks, chops, fresh fish and made-to-order pastas. Small Tuscan “bites” will also be offered, along with an extensive wine list with a large Italian offering served by the glass. Lunch, brunch and dinner menus will be available in a casual, yet elegant environment and an atmosphere reminiscent of an old world Taverna. Designed to seat approximately 400 people, the 12,000+-square-foot restaurant will offer a patio-like environment, main dining room, chef’s table, large bar area, and two private dining rooms.


Our hotel provides four-star lodging and creates a luxurious experience with 1,108 spacious rooms that include amenities like large baths, upscale furniture, fixtures and special amenities such as hair dryers, coffee makers and 42-inch HD plasma TVs. For an even more luxurious experience there are eight suites in the Mountain Tower, 21 suites in the Soco Tower and 78 suites in Creek Tower. Our hotel includes a covered garage, arcade, indoor pool and workout room, as well as a 15,000-square-foot conference center and is home to several of our restaurants. We’ve also got fantastic shopping at Kanati’s and the Jackpot Giftshop where you can buy locally made Native American Crafts, Dooney & Bourke hand bags, jewelry, Black Hills Gold and Turquoise.