Grand Z Casino in Central City

321 Gregory Street | 303-582-0800 | Casino Website


Grand Z Casino is the largest in Central City. It is open 24 hours a day. It is walkable from all downtown Central City casinos in nice weather. 

Grand Z offers a shuttle to Z Casino, its sister property in Black Hawk. Dragon Tiger, formerly Johnny Z’s Casino, Grand Z’s Central City sister property, is just a few minutes by foot away.

There are over 700 slot machines at Grand Z Casino. Most are penny or reel slots. There is also a wide selection of video poker that is part of that total. Grand Z Casino offers eight table games and four electronic ones. There is a hotel and lounge with musical acts on the property. There is also a sportsbook. 

Grand Z Casino

There are five blackjack tables at Grand Z Casino. All games use six decks. Players may double down before and after splitting and re-split aces. Blackjack pays 3:2 and hits soft 17. During our October 2021 trip, we found limits of $10 to $500.

The other table games at Grand Z Casino are craps, Three Card Poker and double zero roulette. Craps has ten times odds. The field pays double on 12. The minimum bet is generally $10. The other games start at $5.

There is a large selection of video table games. Blackjack is available with a $1 minimum. Double down before and after splitting is allowed. Blackjack pays 3:2. The dealer hits soft 17. Be cautious, the blackjack with a $5 minimum bet paid 6:5 on a blackjack. The other three video table games are baccarat, craps and double zero roulette. Roulette has a quarter minimum. Baccarat and craps are one dollar. 

Heads up versions are available on the Casino Wizard machines. Options include blackjack, craps and roulette. The blackjack pays 6:5 and has a $3 minimum bet. The other options are a $1 minimum. These versions have a $300 maximum bet.

Grand Z video poker

There are some good quarter and dollar video poker games. One bank has 8/5 Bonus Poker, 9/6 Double Double and Triple Double Bonus. These machines have a progressive on the dollar denomination. The video poker at the bar is a step below what is found here. 

There are some high limit machines with $1, $2 and $5 denominations. Games include 9/6 Bonus Poker Deluxe, 8/6 Jacks or Better, 8/5 White Hot Aces and a variety of wild card games. 

There is a unique selection of video poker variants that matches many Las Vegas casinos. It starts with the standard three, five and ten-play games. There is also Ultimate X, Ultimate X Bonus Streak, Moving Multipliers, Powerhouse Poker, Super 6 Card and Spin Poker. 

Grand Z sportsbook

Maverick Sports operates the Grand Z Casino sportsbook. It is located near the table game pit. It offers three levels of seating and several large televisions. There is a bar with lounge seating around the Grand Z sportsbook.

Grand Z players club

Grand Z uses the Club Z. It is also accepted at Z Casino in Black Hawk. Video poker players earn one point for every $2 wagered. Points may be redeemed for cash at $5. Active players receive weekly emails that include up to $20 in free play, food comps and multiplier days. Players may convert same-day play into Denver shuttle tickets. 

Dining at Grand Z

There are three dining options at Grand Z Casino. Located near the casino floor, Z Café serves Starbucks coffee, pizza, sandwiches, and ice cream.

Grand Bistro is an upscale restaurant. The menu features bass, rosemary chicken, pork chops, rack of lamb, steak dishes, and a wine selection.

The Grill is serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. Breakfast features the double-down breakfast, huevos rancheros, and breakfast burritos. Lunch and dinner include burgers, sandwiches, country fried steak or chicken, fried shrimp, baby back ribs, and prime rib.

Central City casino dining sorted by day of the week

Dining Options at Grand Z Casino
Sunday
– Thursday
The Grill: 8am-9pm
Z Café: hours vary
Friday
& Saturday
Grand Bistro: 5-9pm
The Grill: 8am-9pm
Z Café: hours vary
Dining options by day of the week at Grand Z Casino. Last updated 6/1/2022

Grand Z Hotel

Grand Z Casino welcomes guests 21 years of age or older to its hotel consisting of 119 non-smoking rooms renovated in 2018. All rooms include iron/ironing board, wireless internet, TV and refrigerator. Rooms are subject to a $8.99 plus tax resort fee per room per night. 

The hotel offers five room types. Standard rooms are available with a single king bed or two queen beds and feature a workspace area. For an upgrade view featuring a king bed, the View King is available. The Deluxe rooms offer additional square footage than the Standard rooms. They are available with a single king or two queen beds.

Reserve a room at Grand Z Casino here

Room TypeStarting Weeknight RateStarting Weekend Rate
Standard room$115$205
View King$125$215
Deluxe room$135$225

Grand Z Casino FAQ

Is Grand Z Casino open 24 hours?

Yes. Grand Z Casino is always open.

What table games are spread at Grand Z Casino?

Grand Z Casino offers blackjack, craps, roulette and Three Card Poker.

What are Grand Z Casino’s blackjack rules?

Players may double down on two cards before and after splitting. The dealer stands on all 17’s. Blackjack pays 3:2.

What is the minimum bet at Grand Z Casino table games?

We found the minimum bet to be $5-10 at all table games. 

Does Grand Z Casino have a poker room?

No. There is no poker room at Grand Z Casino.

Is there a sportsbook at Grand Z Casino?

Yes. There is a Maverick sportsbook on the second level of Grand Z Casino.

Which mobile sports betting app does Grand Z Casino use?

The Play Maverick Sports app is associated with Grand Z Casino.

Can minors eat at Grand Z Casino?

No. Guests must be 21 years of age or older to enter the property.

Is there a hotel at Grand Z Casino?

Yes. There is a 119-room hotel.

Can minors stay at Grand Z Casino?

No. Guests must be 21 years of age or older to stay in the hotel.

Is Grand Z Casino related to any others in Colorado? 

There are two. Dragon Tiger Casino is a short walk from Grand Z. Z Casino is in Black Hawk. 

Last updated: June 1, 2022

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