There are casinos to be found in many areas of the US where you can be to your heart’s content, and this is certainly true over in Connecticut, normally known for small communities and miles of green grass. In this small town world you can, amazingly enough, find two of the world’s largest casinos – both of which are constantly trying to expand and show one another up, which a large variety of games as well as a lot of extras added on and big competitions to try and tempt the players in one direction or another, whether they are locals or people who have travelled in from nearby.
It is the Mohegan Sun Casino in Uncasville that just manages to squeeze by and take the title of the biggest casino in Connecticut, so it is here that we will start. This American Indian casino is open twenty four hours a day and seven days a week, and it has a race book available should you wish to place horse racing bets while you are there. The casino floor itself measures three hundred thousand square feet, and this comprises six thousand eight hundred slot machines and video poker terminals along with three hundred and two table games. The games that they feature include baccarat, midi-baccarat, blackjack, Caribbean stud poker, casino war, craps, let it ride, mini-baccarat, pai gow poker, pai gow tiles, poker, roulette, sic bo, Spanish 21, virtual poker, and keno, so there is plenty for you to explore! There are more than thirty dining venues here, which includes Big Bubba’s BBQ, Fidelia’s, Jasper White’s Summer Shack, Johnny Rockets, Lucky’s Lounge, Michael Jordan’s 23 Sportcafe, Michael Jordan’s Steak House, SolToro, The Cove, Birches Bar and Grill, Season’s and Sunburst Buffet, Bamboo Forest, Pompeii & Caesar, The Longhouse, Todd English’s Tuscany, Chief’s Deli, Ben & Jerry’s, Cawhee, Granny Squannits, Imus Ranch Coffee, Krispy Kreme, Starbucks Coffee, and more. The Foxwoods Resort Casino in Mashantucket is the next biggest venue, and it also has a twenty four hour opening policy; here you will find another race book as well as seven thousand three hundred and seventy four slots and three hundred table games, all set within more than three hundred thousand square feet of space. There are three thousand five hundred bingo seats on offer here and seventy poker tables, and you will find a great service here throughout the venue.
The games at Foxwoods include baccarat, blackjack, Caribbean stud poker, casino war, craps, let it ride, mini-baccarat, multiple action blackjack, pai gow poker, pai gow tiles, poker, roulette, and more, and not to be outdone there are plenty of Connecticut dining options here too. You can try Al Dente (for Italian cuisine), Ben & Jerry’s, The Bistro (Californian dishes), Branches at the Two Trees Inn (Barbecue), Carnegie Deli, Cedars Steakhouse (American), The Deli, Festival Buffet, Fox Harbour (Seafood), Garden Food Court, Golden Dragon, and more while you are at this venue, as well as staying at the highly rated hotel.