Because the first floating casinos were steam-powered, they often doubled as dry cleaners where winners could have their cash neatly pressed. Clean up with today’s Groupon to Jacks or Better Casino. Choose between the following options:
- For $30, you get a casino experience for two (up to a $64 value). The package includes:
- Admission for two
- Two $8 drink vouchers
- Two $6 à la carte food vouchers<p>
- For $50, you get a casino experience for four (up to a $128 value). The package includes:
- Admission for four
- Four $8 drink vouchers
- Four $6 à la carte food vouchers
The friendly crew aboard the newly renovated Jacks or Better Casino raises the stakes on monetary thrills as the vessel meanders from the Mayport area down the coast. This 155-foot aquatic playground indulges adventurous desires with a variety of tables and games, from blackjack and roulette to traditional poker, video poker, and fireplace poker. Kick back in front of more than 180 Las Vegas–style slot machines or play a lively hand of baccarat while it warbles “What’s New Pussycat?” On the way out to the 3-mile limit, Jacks or Better hosts a craps tutorial on its two craps tables, ensuring dice slingers of all levels can join in the gaming fun regardless of their craps experience, with limits ranging from $5 to $1,000.
Hungry high rollers can nosh on a variety of cuisines, including appetizers such as mozzarella sticks ($4), sandwiches with chips ($4), salads ($6), and larger items available at an additional price. Soak up scenic views while whetting whistles with an array of adult beverages ($2+), known to ready mouth organs to play a melodious sea shanty mash-up.
Jacks or Better Casino
Jacks or Better Casino explores the waters stretching from the Mayport area down the coast. The boat stretches 155 feet from stem to sternum and contains a whale-sized supply of Vegas-style casino gaming. Deft dealers engage lucky streaks on a variety of table games, from blackjack and roulette to traditional poker, video poker, and fireplace poker. With visions of cherries and triple-bars dancing in their heads, slots fanatics sidle up to dual-screen Modern Gaming slots such as Four Leaf Fortunes and Jackpot Galaxy. Jacks or Better's slots paid out jackpots totaling $3 million in 2011. Special events and attractions include a craps tutorial with limits ranging from $5 to $1,000, ensuring comfortable stakes for anyone, from the novice dice slinger to the local Yahtzee grandmaster.
4378 Ocean St.
Jacksonville, Florida 32233