Ameristar East Chicago
777 Ameristar Blvd.
East Chicago, IL 46312


Located just 25 miles from downtown Chicago.

Casino Information:

Fun can’t be measured in square footage, of course, but if it could, our 56,000-square-foot casino at Ameristar Casino Hotel East Chicago, with its four spacious playing levels, would come out on top. Open all day, every day, Ameristar Casino Hotel East Chicago has one of the largest selections of games in northwest Indiana, with more than 1,800 of the latest and most popular slots and video poker games and 49 table games. If you can’t find your favorite game here, it just may not exist!

At Ameristar Casino Hotel East Chicago you’ll find the best gaming action and excitement in all of Chicagoland, with more than 1,800 state-of-the-art slot and video poker machines with denominations ranging from one cent to $100.
You’ll find the best selection of video poker games on Lake Michigan and beyond at Ameristar Casino Hotel East Chicago. Join the action on the first level of the casino where you’ll find over 70 of the most popular games. Or have a drink and enjoy video poker at one of our comfortable bars located on the first, second and third level.

Step up to the action on the second, third, and fourth levels of our casino at Ameristar Casino Hotel East Chicago. Choose among 49 exciting table games, with friendly dealers and an atmosphere of unparalleled comfort. Try your hand at such favorites as Blackjack or Roulette, or take a shot at Mississippi Stud, Ultimate Texas Hold ‘em, two types of Pai Gow Poker, Three-Card Poker, or Craps. If you’re in the mood for exciting, high-stakes action, our dedicated high limit table games area is the place.
Bet Big and Win Big at Ameristar! We offer high stakes action on several of the most popular table games. You can now bet $5,000 or more on select Blackjack, Craps, Roulette, and Pai Gow Poker games. Ask your Pit team for details.
Games available at Ameristar Casino Hotel East Chicago include:

Blackjack (featuring the popular new Top 3 side bet!)
Craps (featuring the ‘Sharp Shooter’ and ‘Bonus Craps’ side bets!)
Mississippi Stud Poker
Mini Baccarat
Three Card® Poker
Pai Gow Poker (2 Tables, one ‘commission free’ and both feature exciting side bet options)
Ultimate Texas Hold’em
Four Card Poker

Ante up to win at Ameristar’s all-new Poker Room! Our 12 tables offer all of your favorite games, including limit and no-limit Texas Hold’Em, Omaha, Omaha 8s or Better, 7-Card Stud, and mixed games. Free Wi-Fi and USB chargers at every seat guarantee you’ll always be connected, and a self-service beverage station along with food and drinks delivered right to your table will keep you in the action. Come see Chicagoland’s new home for the Heartland Poker Tour!

You’ll love the room we’ve dedicated to this game on the casino’s fourth floor, with its ten Baccarat tables and a number of $10 and $15 tables open daily. And make sure not to miss the exciting Dragon Bonus Bet™, a bonus side wager that pays on the margin of your win. One of our ten Baccarat tables features “EZ Baccarat”, an exciting variation on baccarat where no commission is taken from winning Banker bets!


Guests new to Ameristar Casino Hotel East Chicago soon discover that the casino’s appeal goes beyond great gaming. Our restaurants are diverse – their offerings range from deli sandwiches to juicy steaks and seafood – and purely delicious. Factor in innovative menus, fresh and flavorful ingredients and extended hours, and our winning formula becomes clear.

Special Features:

The numbers tell the story: With 56,000 square feet of gaming space on four levels, more than 1,900 slots and video poker machines, 41 table games and a dedicated baccarat room, we offer amazing gaming variety.

Plus, guests enjoy our 288-room luxury hotel, which boasts a variety of amenities, our five exceptionally appetizing restaurants and a gift shop that’s a destination it its own right.

Located just 25 miles from downtown Chicago and conveniently located only minutes away from major interstates 90 and 80/94, we’re easy to reach. And our 1,974-space covered parking garage makes it easy to stay.