101 Gregory Street | 303-271-2500| Z Casino Website

Z Casino is located in the historic Bullwhackers building in Black Hawk, Colorado. It is a smaller operation when compared to the larger resorts closer to the entrance to town. It is home to about 400 slot and video poker machines. There are five live table games. There are also a couple of electronic ones. There are three stories of gaming action at Z Casino. 

There is no hotel at Z Casino. Its sister property, Grand Z Casino in Central City, has one. There are two dining options at Z Casino. 


Z Casino in Black Hawk has slot machines, video poker, blackjack, roulette and electronic table games. There are four blackjack tables here. The limits are $10 to $100. Players may double down on any two cards before and after splitting. The dealer hits soft 17. Blackjack pays 3:2.

There is one live double zero roulette game. The limits are $5 to $25. A video roulette game starts at a quarter. 

There is one video blackjack machine with $1 to $100 limits. Blackjack pays 3:2. Players may double down on two cards before and after splitting. Surrender is available. The dealer hits soft 17. Video craps has $1 to $50 limits. Double odds are offered. The field pays double on 12.

Our pick for video poker at Z Casino is 9/6 Double Double Bonus. It is on the bar machines at half-dollar and higher. These denominations also offer 8/6 Jacks or Better and 7/5 Bonus Poker. You will find that Bonus Poker game on the floor with a progressive. 

The rest of the casino has typical video poker titles. Some machines have three, five and ten-play games.

Z Casino sportsbook

The Z Casino sportsbook opened in January 2021. It is branded as Maverick Sports, which also operates the sports betting at Grand Z Casino and Johnny Z’s. There are kiosks available for sports betting at Z Casino. The sports betting counter is at Grand Z Casino in Central City. The Maverick Sports mobile betting app is expected to launch in March 2021. 

Z Casino players club

Z Casino shares its players club with Grand Z Casino and Johnny Z’s Casino in Central City. Video poker players earn two points for every $1 wagered. It takes $400 in coin-in to earn $1 in cash back. Players must earn $5 in points to cash out. Every $800 in coin-in receives an additional $1 in food comps. 

Active players receive weekly email offers. This may include $5 to $20 in free slot play, food comps, gas rewards and point multipliers. There is also a way for players to earn a free bus ride by generating 150 points during a day trip. 


Z Casino has hotel rooms available less than a mile away in Central City for guests 21 years of age and older only. The Grand Z Casino Hotel offers 119 non-smoking rooms with covered self-parking in the parking garage.


All dining options at Z Casino Black Hawk are located within age-restricted areas. Guests must be 21 years of age or older to dine.

  • Mustang Grill is opens at 11am weekdays and 8am on weekends. This casual café is open until 9pm. Breakfast features the double down breakfast, huevos rancheros and breakfast burrito. The lunch and dinner menu includes burgers, sandwiches, country fried steak or chicken, fried shrimp, baby back ribs and prime rib. The entrance to Mustang Grill is located off the casino floor. 
  • Café is open daily. The deli counter serves Starbucks coffee, pizza, sandwiches and ice cream. Located on the casino floor. 

Z Casino FAQs

Is Z Casino open 24 hours?

It is open 24 hours on Fridays and Saturdays. It is open 8am to 3am other days.

Are there table games at Z Casino?

Yes. It deals blackjack and roulette. 

What are the typical table game limits at Z Casino?

The minimum bet is usually $5 or $10.

What is the best video poker game at Z Casino?

Our top pick is 9/6 Double Double Bonus Poker.