Parx Casino

2999 Street Rd, Bensalem, PA | 888-588-7279 | Casino Website

Parx Casino is located in Bensalem, PA. It is north of Philadelphia. The property includes about 3,000 slot machines and 140 live table games. There is a poker room and racetrack at Parx. There are seven restaurants. There is no hotel at Parx Casino. There are local lodging partnerships.

Parx Casino

Parx offers a massive selection of table games, slots and video poker. The table games are towards the center of the casino floor. It includes a high limit salon. 

A large section of the floor is dedicated entirely to video poker. This area includes one of the largest selections of video poker variants in Pennsylvania. 

Parx table games

There are three different types of blackjack at Parx Casino. It all starts at $10. Players may choose between Spanish 21, six-deck or eight-deck blackjack. All Parx blackjack stands on soft 17 and pays 3:2. The standard games permit surrender and pairs, except aces, to be re-split one time. There is also 3:2 Down Under Blackjack. 

The limits below are based on what we expect players to find at table games most hours of the day. Limits may be higher or lower based on business levels.

  • 00 roulette: $15
  • Asia Poker: $25
  • Baccarat: $50
  • Big Wheel: $5
  • Blackjack – six and eight decks: $10
  • Cajun Stud: $5
  • Casino War: $5
  • Craps – 3-4-5x odds: $10
  • Criss Cross Poker: $5
  • Four Card Poker: $5
  • Heads Up Hold’em: $5
  • High Card Flush: $5
  • Let it Ride: $5
  • Mississippi Stud: $5
  • Pai gow poker: $25 (Face Up and Fortune)
  • Pai gow tiles: $25
  • Spanish 21: $10
  • Three Card Poker: $10
  • Three Card Prime: $5
  • Ultimate Texas Hold’em: $5

There is stadium and video roulette. The stadium is double zero and starts at $5. Video roulette starts at $1 and has single and double zero. 

Parx video poker

Parx has one of the largest video poker selections of all Pennsylvania casinos. The long list of variants include Hot Roll Poker, Split Card, Super Times Pay, Double Super Times Pay, Spin Poker, Six Card Super Draw, Super Triple Play, Ultimate X, Ultimate X Spin Poker, 3/5/10 play, Fives Aces, Trade Up Poker and Bonus Hand Triple Play. 

Denominations for variants tend to be nickel, dime and quarter. For standard games, it is quarter, half-dollar and dollar with a few higher limit games. Pay tables improve one unit at the dollar denomination. Our top pick is 9/6 Double Double Bonus Poker on Hot Roll. 

Parx players club

Xclub is the players club at Parx Casino. Players may convert 1,000 points into $10 in comps or Xplay.

The bottom tier of Xclub is Players. At 1,000 points, Premium is achieved. This gives players top shelf alcohol, a 20% discount at select restaurants and line passes at the cashier and valet. The Elite tier is reached at 7,500 points. This gives players other priority line passes and a 30% select restaurant discount. The top tier is Elite Royal. This includes special invites and an annual dinner for four at Parxgrill.

Parx poker room

There are 48 tables in the Parx poker room, including three in a VIP area. Texas Hold’em, Omaha and mixed games are dealt. All action is cash. There are no tournaments. Nine players are seated per table. Read more about the Parx poker room here

Parx sportsbook

The sportsbook opens at noon daily. It closes at 10pm Sunday through Thursday and 11pm on weekend nights. The sportsbook bar is open Thursday through Monday. It opens at 6pm Monday, Thursday and Friday and noon on weekends. Bets may be made at the window, on kiosks or on the Parx app. New Parx mobile sports bettors receive a free bet of up to $500. Read more in our Pennsylvania sportsbook section.

Parx East racetrack

Parx Racing hosts thoroughbred horse races at Parx East. It is adjacent, but not connected, to the Parx Casino. It is open Sunday through Thursday from 11:30am until 8pm and 11:30am until 10pm Friday and Saturday.

Standard race days are Monday through Wednesday. Post times vary throughout the year. Initial post times are between noon and 1pm.

Dining and drinks at Parx Casino

Seven dining options are available at Parx Casino.

  • Parx Grill – Upscale steakhouse. Private dining room for larger groups.
  • Bambu Noodle House – Upscale Asian cuisine.
  • Liberty Bell Gastropub – Rotisserie and pub fare. 33-seat bar with 28 craft beers on tap. Fourteen TVs and a video wall.
  • Chickie’s & Pete’s – Crab house and sports bar.
  • Foodies – Quick bites. Soup, wings, tenders, salads, snacks and pizza by the slice. Located off the casino floor.
  • Burgervana – Burgers, beef hot dogs and milkshakes.
  • Paddock Grill – View of the racetrack. Table service and grab-and-go menus are available. On the first floor of Parx East.

Parx Casino’s dining option details and hours

There are three bars at Parx Casino. Liberty Bell Beer Garden has unique outdoor/indoor open-air seating. Drinks include specialty cocktails and 24 rotating craft beers. Food is available from the Liberty Bell Gastropub menu. Drink service begins at 5pm Thursday through Saturday and noon on Sunday.

Xlounge features a video poker bar, lounge area, cocktails, wine flights and craft beer. Drink service starts at 6pm Friday and Saturday and 2 hours before Xcite Center shows Sunday through Thursday. Jax is a sports bar with 20 video poker terminals. Located on the casino floor with TVs playing sporting events. Serving drinks Monday through Saturday from 9am until 2am and 11am until 2am Sunday.

Parx Casino hotel partners

Parx Casino does not have a hotel. The following are partner hotels:

  • Courtyard Marriott – Bensalem
  • Holiday Inn – Bensalem
  • Radisson Hotel – Northeast Philadelphia
  • Wyndham Philadelphia – Bucks County
  • Best Western Plus
  • Extended Stay America – Philadelphia – Bensalem

Parx Casino FAQ

Is Parx Casino open 24 hours a day?

Yes. It is open 24 hours a day.

What is the minimum betting age at Parx Casino?

Casino and poker players must be 21 years of age or older. Horse bettors must be 18 years of age or older.

Is smoking allowed at Parx Casino?

No. Smoking is temporarily suspended inside Parx Casino. A heated covered patio is available off the casino floor.

What table games are available at Parx Casino?

Asia Poker, baccarat, big wheel, blackjack, Cajun Stud, Casino War, craps, Criss Cross Poker, Four Card Poker, Heads Up Hold’em, High Card Flush, Let it Ride, Mississippi Stud, pai gow poker, pai gow tiles, roulette, Spanish 21, Three Card Poker, Three Card Prime and Ultimate Texas Hold’em.

Is there a poker room at Parx Casino?

Yes. There is a 48-table poker room.

Is there a sportsbook at Parx Casino?

Yes. There is a sportsbook at Parx Casino.

Is mobile sports betting available through Parx Casino?

Yes. It is available through the Parx Sportsbook app.

Are online casino games available through Parx Casino?

Yes. The Parx Casino app offers online casino games.

Is there a racetrack at Parx Casino?

Yes. There is a one-mile thoroughbred racetrack at the adjacent Parx East.

When is there live racing at Parx Casino?

Monday through Wednesday are standard race days. Post times vary between noon and 1pm.

Are minors allowed at the racetrack at Parx Casino?

Yes. Guests under 21 years of age are welcome in the racing area.

Is there a hotel at Parx Casino?

No. There are local partner hotels with discounts available.

Last updated: March 10, 2022

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