Casino Nova Scotia Halifax Review
Casino Nova Scotia Halifax is owned by the Great Canadian Gaming Corporation who have been in the gaming and entertainment business since 1982. Casino Nova Scotia is only one of their 25 different properties located throughout Canada which includes properties in Ontario, Nova Scotia, British Columbia and New Brunswick. With all these properties combined, the company operates over 16,000 slot machines, 575 table games, 71 dining facilities and more than 500 hotel rooms. The company has more than 9500 employees who are committed to providing the best in gaming, entertainment, dining and hospitality.
Although the casino is not located near a racetrack, they do have a sophisticated ‘Poker & Ponies’ lounge where you can place off-track bets while watching the races on a big-screen TV in true luxury, comfort and style in this elegant setting. Enjoy your favourite refreshment from the Racebook Bar while you place your bets or help yourself to some complimentary coffee, tea or soft drinks.
Casino Nova Scotia has a great loyalty program in place called the Player’s Club where you can win some great prizes and rewards. Some of the benefits of joining the Player’s Club include free parking, food and buffet specials, access to the VIP crown lounge, complimentary offers, invites to exclusive events as well as cash rewards.
The Casino Nova Scotia Casino Floor
Casino Nova Scotia has over 500 exciting slot games to choose from and these include some of the latest and most popular slot games in Canada. Some of the slot games on offer include Game of Thrones, Gold Pays, Lightning Link and Wild Life.
If you feel like taking a break from the fast-paced action of the slot machines and getting comfortable you can take a seat at one of the table games on offer. Table games on offer include blackjack, craps, roulette and mini-baccarat. There are also other games on offer such as Double Zero Roulette, Kings Bounty Side Bet and Three Card Bonus Bet. The High Limit Crown Room for high rolling players offer baccarat game, roulette, blackjack and poker.
For poker players, the casino offers 6 spacious table poker rooms that include a food and bar service. Players can also enjoy complimentary tea, coffee or soft drinks while playing games like No Limit Hold’em and Pot Limit Omaha.
For sportsbook fans, the casino offers a Poker & Ponies room where you can place off-track wagers in style while watching real-time broadcasts of horse races from all around the world. The lounge is open from Thursday to Tuesday every week and hosts 16 big-screen TV’s for your viewing pleasure.
The Amenities at Casino Nova Scotia
The casino has two venues that are available for private events which allow you to host your own world-class experience. The Schooner Room is a large elegant room illumined by chandeliers and which can seat up to 650 people. The venue offers a stage, bar and professional lighting as well as sound and catering services. The Compass Room is the perfect venue for more intimate events that can seat up to 200 people. The circular room allows for a gorgeous panoramic view of the harbour and coast creating a beautiful atmosphere for small gatherings and events.
The casino has two dining options available:
3Sixty Buffet: A daily buffet facility offering a different theme every day. The Monday Senior’s Night menu includes dishes such as turkey pot pie, pizza and roast pork. The Tuesday Feast Around the World menu includes dishes like cabbage rolls, chicken tikka masala and coconut shrimp. On Wednesdays, the Mediterranean Buffet includes dishes such as ratatouille, saffron rice, mussels, peri-peri chicken and spanakopita. The Thursday Big Vegas Buffet menu has delicious dishes such as BBQ chicken, pasta and sautéed shrimp. On Fridays and Saturdays, the Lobster and Prime Rib menu includes meals like lobster tails, prime rib carvery, soup and chicken in mushroom sauce. The Sunday Brunch menu includes classic breakfast dishes like hash browns, eggs benedict and fruit bowls, while the Home Style Buffet menu includes gorgeous Sunday meals like roast turkey, honey glazed ham, mashed potato and lemon haddock.
3Sixty Lounge: The lounge offers a sophisticated dining experience as well as a first class bar. It is also an entertainment venue with free live music performances every week. The menu offers a variety of mouth-watering dishes including nachos, mac n’ cheese, wings, sandwiches, burgers, salads, seafood, pizza, curry, pasta as well as meat and all-day breakfast dishes.
Entertainment and Tournaments
The casino hosts a variety of exciting live performances and events. Some of the upcoming events at the casino include performances by the hypnotist Jason Cyrus and stand-up comedy by Brent Butt. There are also live music shows including performances by Bruce Guthro, Kim Mitchell, Supertramp’s Rodger Hodgson as well as Canada’s country legends George Canyon and Aaron Pritchett.
- Website: casinonovascotia.com
- Phone: 902-425-7777
- Email: [email protected]
- Address: 1983 Upper Water Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia