Mardi Gras Casino and Racetrack

Information and photos of Mardi Gras Casino (Hollywood Dog Track) including slots, poker, and dining.

The Hollywood Kennel Club opened in 1934. Slot machines arrived in 2006, and the greyhound track became Mardi Gras Casino and Racing. In addition to slots and racing, the facility now also features a poker room and simulcast wagering, as well as several bars and restaurants.
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Mardi Gras Casino & Gaming

The main slots floor is located inside the ground level of the grandstand. The area has been nicely transformed from an aging pari-mutuel into a modern casino. Measuring in at 70,00 square feet, the casino is home to over 1300 machines including slots, video poker, video blackjack (from $3 a hand), and video roulette. On the third floor, The Balcony has more slots in a naturally lit area overlooking the racetrack.

Video Poker - Mardi Gras' vp paytables and expected returns are similar to the other local racetrack casinos.

Jacks or Better Games @ Mardi Gras
Denomination Paytable Optimal Return
25-cents 8/5 97.3%
50-cents 8/5 97.3%
1 Dollar 8/5 97.3%

Casino Hours - 10:30AM to 3:30AM Monday-Thursday. 24 hours weekends.

Live Poker - The poker room (30 tables) is located on the ground floor and is open 24 hours a day.

Racing - The greyhound season runs November to June (Fri-Wed 7:35pm post time; Thurs and Sat matinees 12:35pm post time).

Simulcast Wagering - Bet on dogs, thoroughbred horse racing, harness racing, and jai alai. The simulcast facility is located on the second floor and operates from 11:30am to 2:00am.

Player's Club - Earn points that are redeemable at the restaurants and receive special offers and invitations to promotional events (400 points = $1).

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Hollywood Dog Track (Mardi Gras Racetrack and Casino)

Dining @Mardi Gras

French Quarter Restaurant & Bar - This casual restaurant, located on the third floor, has daily dinner specials. The menu includes burgers, fish and chips, pasta, sandwiches, salads, and various entrees (crab legs, prime rib, etc).

Cafe Orleans - Counter service, located off the casino floor. Serves sandwiches, wraps, salads, soups, and desserts.

The Mezz Grill - A snack bar and grill on the upper level in the simulcast area.

Louie's Lounge - A full service bar and restaurant adjacent to the poker room serving pizza, sandwiches, soup and salads, and a special late night menu.

Entertainment, Shopping, Etc.

Entertainment - Free entertainment daily (musical acts, local DJs, magicians, etc).

Shopping - There is a gift shop as well as the weekend outdoor flea market.

Parking - Complimentary valet and outdoor self parking.

Location & Driving Directions

Mardi Gras is located at the intersection of Highway US-1 and Pembroke Rd (the address is 831 North Federal Hwy in Hallandale). It is north of Miami and south of Fort Lauderdale. Take US-1 to Pembroke Rd. Or, from I-95 exit at Pembroke Rd and proceed east to US-1.

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Mardi Gras Casino
Hallandale, Florida
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Mardi Gras Casino Sign

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Mardi Gras Gaming


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It's what's inside that counts. Mardi Gras' casino entrance and exterior are rather non-descript.


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