The Grand Victoria, situated in Elgin, Illinois, is a riverboat casino located about 40 miles west of Chicago. It is operated by Caesars Entertainment and serves as a prominent entertainment and betting hub for the Chicago Metropolitan area.
The casino offers an array of captivating new games, a modern aesthetic, and enticing cash prizes. Renowned for its exceptional product offerings and exemplary customer service, it has established itself as a premier gaming establishment.
Additionally, it hosts frequent giveaways and promotions, live entertainment, and exceptional dining options, including a banquet hall suitable for various receptions.
About Grand Victoria Casino Elgin
Nestled along the picturesque Fox River in Elgin, Grand Victoria Casino is conveniently just an hour's drive from downtown Chicago. Originally built in 1994 by Gold Strike Resorts and Hyatt, it was later acquired by Circus Circus Enterprises (later Mandalay Resort Group) in 1995.
After subsequent mergers with MGM Mirage in 2005 and an acquisition in 2018, the casino found its current owner, Caesars Entertainment (formerly Eldorado Resorts). Throughout its ownership, Caesars Entertainment has consistently enhanced the casino's features and amenities while delivering unparalleled customer service.
The Illinois casino provides an exhilarating gaming experience, boasting an extensive collection of slot machines and Vegas-style table games. Furthermore, it offers four exceptional restaurants to cater to various culinary preferences, including the award-winning Buckingham's Steakhouse. Visitors can also enjoy regular giveaways and a weekly live show.
Can I bet on sports at Grand Victoria?
Yes. The casino has recently partnered with Caesars Sportsbook to provide a sports betting section for Illinois residents.
Grand Victoria and Caesars Sportsbook partnership
In 2022, Caesars Entertainment announced the launch of its sports betting app in Illinois.
In addition to owning Grand Victoria Casino, the company formed a partnership with the establishment to introduce a retail sportsbook. The agreement between the two entities took effect in the first week of August 2020.
The sportsbook section at Grand Victoria, situated on the main casino floor, features three full-service ticket windows, a comfortable seating area, large HD television screens for live sports viewing, and high-top tables. This setup ensures convenient access to the sportsbook for patrons.
Other types of gambling at Grand Victoria Casino Elgin
Food & entertainment
Grand Victoria offers a diverse range of dining options to suit any mood or occasion. Whether you're seeking an exquisite dining experience or a quick bite on the go, the casino has you covered with a variety of choices to satisfy your taste buds and cravings.