Poker

Bring your best poker face to the Bay

The poker room offers a variety of “spread limit” games and tournaments so you are sure to find what you are looking for. Play Texas Hold 'Em with old friends and meet some new ones!

Hours

FRI & SAT: 4PM - CLOSE

High Hand

Saturday nights 6PM - 12Am

  • Each Saturday the Poker Room will give $100 for the highest hand of the night
  • July 31st, $500 will go to the highest hand of the night and $50 for highest hand of the hour. 
  • To be eligible for the highest hand on July 31st, players must accumulate 15 hours of play throughout the month.

Beat the Boss Bounty Tournament

friday, august 6 @ 6:30PM

  • $120 buy-in / optional $20 add on
  • 10k in chips / 20k with add on
  • Registration begins at 5:30PM
  • 20 min blinds / late registration up to end of the 1st break
  • $20 for every player you knock out. $100 for knocking out a boss
  • Seating is limited to 40 players
  • Live players will be allowed early registration

Deep Stack Tournament

friday, august 20 @ 6:30PM

  • $100 buy-in / optional $20 add on
  • 10k in chips / 20k with add on
  • Registration begins at 5:30PM
  • 20 min blinds / late registration up to end of the 1st break
  • Seating is limited to 40 players
  • Live players will be allowed early registration

Frequently Asked Questions

Poker tournaments will return starting in July

  • Live games will be up to 8 handed and tournament games will be up to 10 handed
  • At this time, the Poker Room is not accepting calls to reserve a seat.
  • In all cash games, the House will collect a 10% rake, with a max of $4 per hand on all games offered.
  • In all jackpot eligible games, the House will collect $1 for every $15, with a max of $2 per hand. This fee goes into the player pool.
  • A form 1099 is filed for all payouts over $600.00, excluding table winnings.
  • A Form W2G Withholding is filed for all Poker Tournaments with an entry fee and payout at or over $5,000.00.
  • Any foreign player that wins more than $600.00 will be required to fill out a 1042-S form and abide by rules of that 1042-S.
  • No tobacco use is permitted in the Poker Room, including vapes, chewing tobacco and e-cigarettes.
  • English will be the only language permitted in the Poker Room.
  • Cash does not play.
  • Only one player per hand.
  • Players must keep their cards and chips in view at all times.
  • It is the player’s responsibility to protect their cards at all times.
  • It is the player’s responsibility to protect their own action at all times by stopping the action before two or more players act behind them.
  • Any bet must be made in one forward motion. Angle shooting is not permitted.
  • Rabbit Hunting is not permitted.
  • String bets or string raises are not permitted.
  • Verbal declaration in turn is binding (check, raise, fold, or call).
  • Any unfair “table talk” about a hand in progress is not permitted.
  • Abusive language or behavior is not permitted or tolerated. This includes arguing, shouting, verbally or physically threatening any other player in the Poker room.
  • Management reserves the right to require any two players to play at different tables.
  • Management reserves the right to make decisions in the spirit of fairness, even if a strict interpretation of the rules may indicate a different ruling.
  • Eating in the Poker Room is not permitted.
  • Players are not required to wear gloves but are encouraged to sanitize while being seated.
  • Players will have 15 minutes when leaving a game or their seat will be picked up and their name will go to the bottom of the waiting list.
  • Because we are eight-handed, we will be enforcing a 2nd man walking rule. Which means if a player has already left and another player gets up, the second player leaving will have 15 minutes or their seat will be picked up and their name will go to the end of the waiting list.


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