Brief Overview of Harrah’s Casino New Orleans in Louisiana

Harrah's New Orleans Outside View

Harrah’s New Orleans Casino is part of the Caesars Empire, so it boasts a familiar name. And if you know anything about Caesars Gaming, they have one of the finest loyalty programs out there called Caesars Rewards, which we will discuss in a later section.

It’s just one reason to visit Harrah’s New Orleans Casino, besides the fact that you can turn a trip here into a complete weekend getaway if that’s what you’re seeking. Today’s post will share with you all the goods that you can expect during your trip to Harrah’s, so keep reading if you’re planning one.

If you’re short on time, check out the short overview in the next section where we break down everything discussed in greater detail later in the post. But if you need something specific, venture to the gaming, dining, promos, and accommodations sections for detailed information.

Ready to discover Harrah’s? Let’s get started.

Overview of Harrah’s New Orleans Casino

If you’re craving a diverse gaming experience, Harrah’s New Orleans Casino provides among the best. Featuring table gaming, slot machines, poker, tournaments, and more, you will never get bored playing on the casino floor.

Of course, things get sweeter if you’re a member of Caesars Rewards, considering all of those phenomenal promotions that you can take advantage of. If you’re not a member yet, make sure you join for more ways to win and to earn tier points just by playing your favorite casino games.

More on that in the promotions and entertainment section of today’s post.

Like many Caesars-based casinos, you’re getting quite a potluck on the dining scene. Experience quick bites at places like Starbucks and Caesars Eats if you’re raring to return to the casino floor in record time. But you will also find upscale restaurants at two distinct steakhouses plus casual opportunities like Manning’s.

You will also find entertaining events going on both at Harrah’s New Orleans Casino and around town. This is New Orleans, you know? So, take a break and catch the nightlife in the area plus a plethora of nearby attractions that only New Orleans, Louisiana, can bring.

And if you need a place to crash for the night, you can always stay at the hotel. Set up base camp, spend a few days at the casino, then venture into the city while you relax and rejuvenate in contemporary comfort right at 228 Poydras Street in New Orleans.

But before we get to those nearby attractions, let’s stick to the casino, beginning with an in-depth look at the gaming that you will find on the casino floor.

Harrah’s New Orleans Casino Gaming

Gaming at Harrah’s New Orleans Casino includes a smoke-free atmosphere indoors. However, you can enjoy your favorite casino games in their designated smoking courtyards, which boasts 150 of your favorite slot machines and live dealer blackjack tables. The courtyard features denominations from penny bets to $100 pulls.

And if you enjoy the smoke-free environment, catch all the gaming action at over 1,500 slot machines, which also feature a wide range of denominations, videos, reels, and more. Play video poker to learn the game or if you’d rather not deal with the pressure of live bettors.

Harrahs New Orleans Casino Floor

But if you’re ready to enter the live tables, there are several phenomenal games and party pits from which to choose. Play blackjack or roulette at their Black and Gold Party Pit near the Canal Street Entrance, also known as the Saints Party Pit.

You will also find Mini and Midi Baccarat, Fortune Pai Gow, craps, blackjack, Let It Ride, and High Card Flush.

Venture to the poker room and play some of the region’s finest players in the 13-table room featuring your favorite games plus a plethora of weekly promotions. Whether it’s Texas Hold‘em or Omaha, try your hand and see if you can become the next poker playing legend at Harrah’s New Orleans Casino.

Prime Steaks to Legendary Hot Dogs

You’re getting a king’s ransom of dining options at Harrah’s New Orleans Casino. Catch upscale dining at The Steakhouse New Orleans or Ruth’s Chris Steakhouse New Orleans. Here, you’ll find prime steaks, local seafood, extensive wine and dessert lists, plus New Orleans-inspired appetizers.

Manning’s Sports Bar and Grill is the best place in the casino to watch those Saints. And with a former Saint’s name gracing the signage (Archie Manning), immerse yourself into the black and gold and watch one of the NFC’s most successful franchises of the 21st century do battle with their opponents during the NFL season.

They include 30 flat screen televisions, two 13-foot mega screens, plus 24 beers on tap along with a gameday-inspired list of menu items.

Grand Isle Seafood Restaurant is the place to be when you’re craving local seafood. And if you’re looking for the region’s finest local crafts, Gordon Biersch is among the best breweries in town—especially if you’re also craving high-end pub fare.

501 Coffee is a great choice when you’re looking for more than just coffee and espresso. Pick up a danish, pastry, or other dessert, and please those taste buds. Cafes on Canal is a good place for a quick burger and it’s something you can think of as a glorified fast-food outlet.

Ditto for Lucky Dogs if you’re looking for a throwback grab and go item. Right next to the poker room, come over and see why these hot dogs have earned the title of “Legendary.”

Of course, Starbucks has made a name for itself given its fresh-brewed coffees, breakfast, and bakery items.

And remember that you can also order anything for pick up, courtesy of Caesars Eats. View menus from select outlets above like Manning’s, place your order, boom. You can also have the food delivered right to your hotel room.

Promotions and Entertainment

As a member of the Caesars Empire, Harrah’s New Orleans Casino makes it worth your time becoming part of their loyalty program called Caesars Rewards. If you already have a Caesars Rewards Card, then you’re good to go. If not, make sure you sign up before you play your favorite casino games because the rewards are truly endless here.

For one, you can take full advantage of all of those promotions at Harrah’s New Orleans Casino. Promos range from giveaways to slot play, stimulus drawings, and so much more. But you can also improve life at the casino for yourself.

3 People Enjoying Their Time in Mannings Sports Bar at Harrahs New Orleans

See when you play your favorite slot machine and table games, you will earn loyalty points that you can exchange for a variety of benefits. Basic benefits like mailing offers will come your way if you play a little. Play a lot, and you may get your own casino host for the evening, hotel discounts, priority in the buffet line, and more.

Check out the events page at Harrah’s New Orleans Casino for a rundown on all the upcoming entertainment acts invading the venue. And make sure you further enjoy the nightlife at Harrah’s New Orleans Casino at one of their many bars and clubs.

Enjoy a live music setting over at Masquerade. Catch local cocktails over at the Hoodoo Cocktail Lounge.

And make sure you visit some of NOLA’s most popular attractions like Fulton Street, Frenchmen Street, Bourbon Street, Fulton Alley, and so much more. The party is just getting started at the casino itself, but its all-out vacation scene is one worth remembering.

Harrah’s New Orleans Casino Accommodations

Need a place to stay?

Consider the Hotel at Harrah’s New Orleans Casino, and relax in contemporary comfort when you’re not busy gracing the casino floor or exploring the City of New Orleans.

Choose from several comfortable options like the Premium King, or Double Queen River View. If you’re craving a look into the city skyline, opt for a King or Double Queen City View. Up the ante with a Premium King Suite facing either the skyline or the river.

Regardless of which room or suite you choose in the 26-story luxury hotel, expect spacious living space, deluxe bedding, state-of-the-art flat screen televisions, Wi-Fi, plus exhilarating views of the Mississippi River and NOLA skyline.

Oh, and you’re just steps away from a few of the nearby attractions listed in the above section. And you’re also in proximity to the Convention Center, French Quarter, and the Superdome.

And if the accommodations are completely booked, you can always head over to their partner hotel, Hilton New Orleans Riverside. Besides stunning views of the river and city skyline, you can add to your relaxing experience over in the courtyard.

Our Final Thoughts on Harrah’s New Orleans Casino

Sounds like a good time, right?

If you love the casino setting, set up base camp during your vacation to New Orleans right here at Harrah’s. Enjoy the slots, tables, along with their many dining and entertaining options.

Once you’ve gotten your fill at Harrah’s New Orleans Casino, carve out a day or two and explore one of America’s most exciting cities. It doesn’t get much greater than an all-out vacation to New Orleans, and a trip to Harrah’s merely completes it.

Have you visited Harrah’s New Orleans Casino? If so, tell us about your experience in the comments and let us know what you did during your time in New Orleans. We are looking forward to reading your stories.