Updated: Jan 6
Over the years, casinos have continued to expand and evolve into so much more than a place to press your luck by pulling levers, pressing buttons, playing cards and spinning the wheel. Today, whether you are a gambler or not so much, casinos today have created a full resort experience, perfect for a day escape or a weekend getaway with friends, family or just yourself! From restaurants and shops to spas and golf, find all there is to be discovered at the incredible casino destinations that can be found here in the Northwest.
Pull Up a Chair
Dining options reign supreme at many of the casino resorts found in the Northwest. If you’re seeking an upscale buffet or a fine-dining, white-tablecloth, high-end feast, you are sure to find just what your palate—and your wallet—are craving.
Your favorite casino restaurant can easily be your sole motivation for traveling to your local—or not so local—casino destination. From Masselow’s Steakhouse at Northern Quest Casino in Airway Heights, Washington, to the Coeur d’Alene Casino’s newly reinvented Chinook Crafted by Chef Adam Hegsted—owner and award-winning chef of multiple restaurants in the Inland Northwest, these two restaurants alone are worth the trip.
Top 10 Casino Restaurants:
13moons, Swinomish Casino & Lodge
Blackfish Wild Salmon Grill & Bar, Tulalip Resort Casino
Chinook Crafted by Adam Hegsted, Coeur d’Alene Casino Resort Hotel
Masselow's Steakhouse, Northern Quest Resort & Casino
Puyalapabs Café, Emerald Queen Casino - Tacoma
Riverbank Taphouse, Northern Quest Resort & Casino
Squalli-Absch Grille, Nisqually Red Wind Casino
Squaxin Island Seafood Bar, Little Creek Casino Resort
Tatoosh Grill, Emerald Queen Hotel & Casino - Fife
The Springs Restaurant and Lounge, Kootenai River Inn, Casino & Spa
Treat Yourself to a Day at the Spa
A weekend of gambling, dining, entertainment and shopping is sure to wear anyone out, so it only makes sense that many of the Northwest’s premier casino resorts have luxurious spas on-site for guests to enjoy some well-deserved pampering. Of course you will find the traditional massage and facial offerings, but these casinos have created a one-of-a-kind experience that you’ll want to place at the top of your list.
Northern Quest offers a world-class luxury day spa, La Rive Spa—Forbes Travel Guide's four-star rated spa since 2012. Here they invite you to celebrate, rejuvenate and breathe. Experience an oasis of healing tranquility with customized massage, facials and skin care, body wraps and other spa treatments, as well as the relaxation lounge, saunas, and pool complete with outdoor sun deck. You will also find a hair and nail salon.
Spa Ssakwa’q’n, located inside the Coeur d'Alene Casino, is one of the largest spas in the region and provides an affordable, luxurious experience. Offering a variety of unique facials, massages and body treatments to best serve your relaxation needs, the spa is one of only a couple of Vichy treatment rooms in the Inland Northwest.
Tulalip Resort Casino’s T Spa is a luxurious 14,000-square-foot sanctuary, where guests can indulge in stress-relieving deep-tissue massages as well as native-inspired spa rituals, body treatments and skin therapies.