Golden Nugget, Las Vegas | Poker Wiki

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Proper in the midst of downtown, the Golden Nugget has most likely the fanciest poker site downtown.

Video games[edit | edit source]

Restrict maintain ’em: 2/Four and three/6. Will unfold 4/eight or greater upon request.

No-limit maintain ’em: 1/2. Will unfold 2/5 or greater upon request.

Recreation Character: Attracts many vacationers and gamblers, however some locals frequent the place as effectively; video games usually characteristic a number of rocks and some maniacs.

Rake: Customary Vegas rake: 10% rake, max $4, however taken in 50-cent increments.

Posting: New gamers needn’t publish.

Shuffling: All tables shuffled by hand.

Wait Time: Might be anyplace from zero to 90 minutes or extra for a seat. At peak instances, the place is absolutely packed, and is rarely actually empty.

Tournaments[edit | edit source]

  • day-after-day, 11 am NLHE $48+12+5 1x$40 RB
  • day-after-day, Three pm NLHE $48+12+5 1x$40 RB
  • day-after-day, 7 pm NLHE $48+12+5 1x$40 RB
  • day-after-day, 1 am NLHE $48+12+5 1x$40 RB

all tournaments have 20-minute ranges.

Jackpots and Promotions[edit | edit source]

Customary monte carlo jackpots. No unhealthy beat jackpot.

Environment[edit | edit source]

The Golden Nugget is clearly aiming on the upscale downtown vacationer, and does it in fashion: their poker site is solely attractive. Surprisingly, they do not usually supply any limits greater than 3/6, however primarily based on the look you’d anticipate them to supply 10/20 regularly. The poker site is a completely separate room in again of the on line casino, and is completed up elegantly. Six enormous plasma televisions are held on the partitions, however excessive sufficient up that they do not distract from the overall atmosphere until you need to take a look at them.

The partitions are adorned tastefully however expensively, the lights and decor all scream “understated class”. Rock music enjoying softly within the background lends an extra air of quiet leisure.

Neighborhood: Straight in the midst of the Fremont Road Expertise, surrounded by glitzy on line casino lights. As with all place downtown, although, you are solely a pair blocks from seediness.

Parking: Free self parking in case you have your ticket signed by the shift supervisor.

Tables and Chairs: Customary Vegas 10-player tables are additionally attractive with wealthy brown felt and coordinated tan vinyl armrests which are wider than typical, and accommodate inset cupholders. Felt has a clear commit line. The chairs are wheeled for straightforward adjustment and entry, padded generously for consolation, lined in velour for wealthy velvety smoothness, contoured to hug you as you sit, however short-backed to maintain you from feeling overwhelmed or smothered. A number of the nicest poker chairs anyplace.

Smoking: Not allowed within the room, and for the reason that poker site is a completely separate room, no siginificant drift from the remainder of the on line casino happens.

Service and Comps[edit | edit source]

The one knock on the Nugget was the poor service. Solely occasional forays by the waitresses into the poker site, regardless of the full-service bar being actually exterior the door of the room. Apparently, complete meals can be found right here and you may eat on the desk, although it is not ceaselessly performed.

Notes and Hyperlinks[edit | edit source]

  • Visited by MarkT in Nov 2006.

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