Whether you’re a fan of gambling or not, the best Philadelphia casinos offer so many options to keep you entertained for the weekend or even just for a few hours. From fine dining to live entertainment to getting zen at the spa, there’s so much to do in addition to trying your luck at the slot machines. Here are the best Philadelphia casinos (in and around the city) for 2017.
1001 N. Delaware Ave.
Located on the Delaware River Waterfront, gaming options include slots, table games and Philadelphia’s first poker room. Not in the mood to gamble? Check out the onsite dining options like Tacconelli’s Pizza and Geno’s Steaks and get your caffeine fix at Saxby’s Coffee. They even recently opened a gorgeous outdoor beer garden, Fishtown Hops.
2999 Street Rd, Bensalem
In addition to being Pennsylvania’s largest gaming complex, Parx Casino also features horse racing. You can also play on 3,500 slot machines and 130 live table games. Dining options include Parxgrill, Chickie’s & Pete’s and Bambu Noodle Grill. They recently announced $50 million dollar expansion project so expect to be even more dazzled.
777 Harrah's Blvd, Chester
Located just outside of Philadelphia in Chester, Harrah’s offers slot machines, tabletop games and a poker room. Hungry? Onsite dining options include Guy Fieri’s Philly Kitchen and Bar, Krispy Kreme and Cove Steakhouse and Raw Bar. Upcoming concerts include Gin Blossoms and House of Pain.