West Siloam Springs, Okla.
The renovated 50,000-square-foot casino displays 900 electronic slot machines; 12-table poker room with Texas Hold Em; Pai Gow poker; Omaha poker and seven-card stud; blackjack room; River Cane Buffet and Flint Creek Steakhouse; and Sevens bar and nightclub. A seven-story, 140-room hotel is attached to the casino.
Downstream Casino Resort
This 100,000-square-foot casino and resort hotel is at the Kansas-Missouri state line. Amenities include a 12-story, 222-room hotel, spa and convention center; five restaurants; 18-hole golf course; 70,000-square-foot gaming area featuring 2,000 slot machines, 30 table games and 14-table poker room; and a 500-seat outdoor concert theater.
Buffalo Run Casino and Resort
The casino and resort has more than 70,000 square feet of entertainment, including 925 slot machines; Joe’s Outback Casino; 14-table game room; Coleman House Restaurant; Joe’s Outback Grill; High-Stakes Room and a 100-room luxury hotel.
High Winds Casino
High Winds Casino has more than 450 slot machines, including progressives; poker; blackjack; video poker; and Bedlam Sports Bar, with multiple big-screen televisions and satellite music options, and The Steakhouse restaurant.
This casino has more than 500 electronic slot machines; blackjack; poker, the Jackpot Grill and the Paw with beer, karaoke and pool tables.
The Stables Casino
This casino has about 5,000 Las Vegas-style electronic games; table games, including blackjack; an off-track betting parlor with coast-to-coast tracks and the Clubhouse Restaurant.
Wyandotte Nation Casino
Wyandotte, Okla. wyandottecasinos.com
Operated by the Wyandotte Nation of Oklahoma, this branch of the casino features 500 video slot machines and six blackjack tables. It also features the Twin Bridges Restaurant and Twin Bridges Lounge & Patio, as well as a deli.
Grand Lake Casino
More than 900 slot machines, poker room and blackjack pit are available in a 45,000-square-foot casino, along with the Endzone Restaurant and Bar.
Osage Million Dollar Elm Casino
The casino offers 600 electronic games, seven table games and a three-table poker room in 42,00 square feet.
Hard Rock Hotel and Casino
A $245 million renovation made room for more than 2,100 electronic slot machines, where Cherokee Star Rewards Club cards may be used. Poker and blackjack are augmented by live music, and there is dancing at any of the six clubs. Acts like Ron White, Journey, Lynyrd Skynyrd and ZZ Top play The Joint. Eight restaurants and the C Note jazz club offer variety, and the Center Bar’s 80-foot, ice-topped bar attracts those who like to savor different flavors. The Cherokee Hills Golf Club is nearby.
River Spirit Casino
The 300,000-square-foot casino, renovated at a cost of $195 million, offers 2,600 electronic slot machines, 24 tables for games and 15 poker tables. Three channels show sporting events from machine seats. There’s free live entertainment in Mystic River Lounge and dining in five restaurants.
Although considerably smaller than its West Siloam Springs counterpart, this 20,000-square foot casino in the traditional Cherokee capital received a $7.5 million renovation in 2006. There are 350 slot machines; five poker tables; three blackjack tables; and River City Cafe; and the Cherokee Trails nine-hole golf course is nearby.
This 22,000-square-foot casino has 256 electronic games, six blackjack and poker tables and the Back 40 Bar and Grill.
With 614 electronic games and 14 card tables, this casino is attached to a travel plaza that includes a grill, sandwich shop, gas station and gift shop.
Offers eight tables of games, a poker room, slot machines and the Trophy Bar & Grill.
Choctaw Casino and Resort
This 500-seat bingo hall also has 3,500 slots, seven blackjack tables, several restaurants and a 101-room hotel.
Choctaw Casino-Broken Bow
Broken Bow, Okla.
The Reel ‘Em In Cafe features favorite fish and seafood dishes. The casino floor offers hundreds of slot machines including progressive, high-stakes and penny slots.
The popular thoroughbred track, open to ages 18 and up, offers both live racing in season and off-track betting, along with video poker, electronic blackjack and instant racing. The casino floor, open to ages 21 and up, has 800 slot machines with blackjack and poker tables. Open 10 a.m.-3 a.m. Sunday-Thursday and 10 a.m.-5 a.m. Friday and Saturday in the casino.
Indigo Sky Casino
This $85 million casino replaces the old Bordertown Casino and Bingo and features 1,270 slot machines, card tables, bingo and off-track betting. The casino is open 24 hours and also includes four restaurants, the Echo Bar and a 117-room hotel. The casino is located on U.S. 60 just southwest of Seneca, Mo.