Review written by Sophie Couard, on August 4, 2016.
The Partouche Casino in Boulogne-sur-Mer is located close to major roads and it is very easy to get to. The establishment is a famous leisure and entertainment centre that is located near the marina, just 5 minutes from the city centre of Boulogne-sur-Mer, the capital of the Côte d'Opale, in the Pas-de-Calais department in the Nord-Pas-de-Calais region of France.
The Casino is no different from other casinos of the Partouche group and high-class entertainment are the key words in the casino. The complex combines pleasure, thrills and entertainment and is renowned for its services and it invites you to experience the thrills of gambling with fine dining.
You can find many slot machines in the casino games area, as well as English Roulette, Blackjack, Bataille and Texas Hold'em Poker and immerse yourself in the intoxicating and extraordinary atmosphere of the games.
The Carré d'As restaurant offers a bright, modern, chic and high-class atmosphere, and you can taste extraordinary dishes, that are nice to look at and taste great. The Carré d'As has a magnificent terrace, and promises a fantastic time that you can enjoy with friends, family or colleagues. The restaurant offers an intimate atmosphere in the evenings during the week, but on Saturday evenings you can enjoy entertainment from famous artists from all over France and enjoy a lively time.
The Casino is an important leisure and entertainment centre in the town of Boulogne-sur-Mer, and it offers many events, competitions, themed evenings and dinner shows.
It is also the perfect venue to organise your own private or professional events, and the establishment is completely equipped to meet your requirements. Your guests can experience a fantastic time that they will not forget.
An amazing town to discover
Boulogne-sur-Mer is the first fishing port in France that has been labeled a floral city and is a recognized town for art and history. It is an excellent tourist town that is worth the detour. This city that does not lack charm and offers you the chance to experience a great time. In addition to the usual activities of the seaside and exploring the sea, the town also has fortifications and towers that were built in the thirteenth century and offer beautiful walks where you can appreciate modern architecture and historical monuments, such as the Basilica of Notre-Dame, the National History Museum, or many other traditional buildings. A visit to the Nausicaa aquarium is also a must, and you can learn more about the marine environment.
A unique gaming experience
The Casino in Boulogne-sur-Mer has a warm and friendly atmosphere and invites you to experience a unique gaming experience. The Casino has a cosy atmosphere and you can find 75 slot machines where you can try your luck at. You can also enjoy traditional table games in an area dedicated for table games. You can play electronic English Roulette, Bataille, Blackjack or Texas Hold'em Poker.
The slot machine selection
It is the best place at the Côte d'Opale to try your luck with the famous slot machines. The Casino offers a selection of almost 75 slot machines that is also regularly updated with new games. The selection includes 7 traditional slot machines with mechanical reels, 68 video slot machines and 20 video poker slots.
The denominations start with only €0.01, €0.20, €0.50 and €2, which means that you can play these games for a while without quickly overspending. Additionally, you can try your luck at becoming a millionaire with the Partouche Megapot, the progressive network jackpot that you can find only in the casinos of the Partouche group.
The slot machines are available from Sunday to Thursday from 10 am to 3 am, and on Fridays, Saturdays and eves of public holidays from 10 am to 4 am.
The table games
The Casino in Boulogne-sur-Mer is the best place to discover the traditional table games at the Côte d'Opale. You can try your luck at a Blackjack, Texas Hold'em Poker and Bataille table, as well as electronic English Roulette.
Blackjack is one of the easiest and most enjoyable card games played in the casinos. You can play this fantastic game at the casino, and the table welcomes players with different budgets and levels of experience, and guarantees a fun time. The minimum bet is only €1 and you can bet up to €50 at the Blackjack table.
The Blackjack table is available every day from 6 pm to 3 am in the morning
It also features a Bataille table in their game selection, and players can have a relaxing a fun time without having to think too much about complicated game rules. The game is extremely simple and can be played by everyone. The rules for Bataille are that you need to have the better card than the bank, and pictures are more valuable than numbers and the ace is more valuable than any other card. You can play the game with a minimum bet of €1 and the maximum bet is limited to €10.
The Bataille table is available every Friday and Saturday from 8 pm to 3 am, and Sundays from 8 pm to 2 am.
Electronic English Roulette
Did you ever want to sit at an English Roulette table and place your bets in this exciting game, but you dreaded the presence of a dealer and other players? In this case, the electronic English Roulette is the perfect game for you! You can sit comfortably at one of the 6 electronic terminals and place your bets in complete privacy, without being scrutinized by a dealer or other players.
The electronic English Roulette terminals are available every day, Sunday to Thursday from 10 am to 3 am, and on Fridays, Saturdays and eves of public holidays from 10 am to 4 am.
Texas Hold’Em Poker
The Casino in Boulogne-sur-Mer invites Poker fans to compete against each other at a Texas Hold'em Poker table. The cash games require a buy-in of €50 and take place every Friday and Saturday from 8 pm to 3 am, and Sundays from 8 pm to 2 am.
The Freezout tournaments take place on Thursdays and have a buy-in of €70. The Casino has two Texas Hold’em Poker tables available for the tournaments, and numbers are limited to 20 players per tournament. The rounds are 20 minutes each, and the blinds are €50/€100, €75/€150, 100€/€200 and €200/€300. It also sometimes hosts Sit and Go tournaments on Saturdays or Sundays. You can see the dates for the next tournaments on the Facebook page of the "Casino Partouche de Boulogne-sur-mer".
A festival of flavours for gourmets
The restaurant at the Casino in Boulogne-sur-Mer is calles Le Carré d'As, and it is one of the best addresses in the city. It welcomes you with a warm and friendly atmosphere, and you can sit inside, or on the terrace outside during the summer. The chef and his team offer gourmet dishes, that are nice to look at and also taste great. Le Carré d’As The restaurant Le Carré d'As offers a varied menu that changes with the seasons and dishes are made with fresh regional products. The chef and his team offers an inventive and original cuisine that includes traditional and original dishes and caters to gourmets and everyone who enjoys a good meal.
The starters include many dishes, such as Galettes with green salad or a variety of salads, omelettes in different forms, such as natural, with ham, cheese, ham and cheese or with smoked salmon and creme fraiche. The main courses include mussels, either cooked, with cream, goggonzola or maroilles, or you can choose Welshs or hamburgers. As it is the case in all the Carré d'As restaurants of the Partouche group, the restaurant in Boulogne-sur-Mer also offers the specialties that are called 'Incontournables'. These are tagliatelle with smoked salmon and basil, raw or half-cooked beef tartar, beef steak with pepper sauce and back of cod with dill. The desserts include a choice of sweet desserts in the showcase, of if prefer salty over sweet you can order a trio of cheeses on a platter.
The drinks include a large selection of wines, white, rosé or red, that you can order by the glass or pitcher, and that are offered at decent prices.
Aside from the dishes on the menu you can also order dishes of the day as a menu, that consists of the starter of the day the main course of the day and the dessert of the day. You have more options for set menus:
- the Children's menu for €8 for children under 12, which consists of a drink, a dessert of your choice and either beef steak, an omelette, chicken nuggets of ham
- the dish of the day for €9.90
- the menu with either a starter and main course, or a main course and a dessert for €13
- the complete day menu for €15.50, which consists of the starter, main course and a the dessert of the day
- the Plaisir menu for €28, which consists of a starter of either a skewer of scallops with vegetables with garlic cream, foie gras with pear, toast and fig confit or smoked salmon with toast, a main course of your choice of either Sole meunière, back of cod with basil cream or beef fillet, and a dessert with a choice of either a dessert from the showcase or a cheese platter.
You can enjoy lunch and dinner at Le Carré d'As restaurant from Sunday to Thursday from 12 pm to 2.30 pm and from 7 pm to 10 pm, and until 11 pm on Fridays and Saturdays.
Many events throughout the year
The Casino in Boulogne-sur-Mer guarantees a warm and friendly atmosphere at all times, and to ensure that you have a good time the establishment offers many events, games, themed evenings, dinners shows, raffles and other events throughout the year. Some of the regular events are the weekly game La Main Gagnante, which consists of randomly choosing a combination of 6 cards allowing you to win a thousand euros.
Casino in Boulogne-sur-Mer : an original venue for your own events
If you are looking for an original place to organise your own events, whether private or professional, the Casino in Boulogne-sur-Mer is a unique venue that offers you a classy atmosphere that is perfect for many occasions. The establishment offers the room Beauty’full, that can be modified to accommodate many types of events.
The establishment also offers modern equipment and devices necessary for different events, and is able to host professional events such as seminars, conventions, company meals, or family ceremonies, such as weddings, birthdays, wines of honor, bachelor parties or even gala evenings, medal ceremonies or fashion shows.
The Beauty'full room can accommodate up to 100 guests for a banquet or 150 for drinks. The elegant decoration makes this room also suitable for high-class events.
The restaurant Le Carré d'As can accommodate between 30 and 70 people for a meal.
You can entrust your project to a team of professionals who are able to offer quality services tailored to your wishes and budget and who will ensure the success of your event. The Casino in Boulogne-sur-Mer also gives you the opportunity to offer your guests a unique and exceptional experience in the casino to make your event even more exceptional.
Motorway A16, exit no 29
1.5 km from the SNCF train station of Boulogne-Ville, 30 km from the Eurotunnel, 38 km from the airport of Le Touquet – Côte d’Opale and 151 km from the airport of Lille Lesquin.
38 km from Calais, 116 km from Arras, 126 km from Amiens, 111 km from Lens, 143 km from Lille, 155 km from Roubaix, 170 km from Picardie, 260 km from Paris, 316 km from Caen, 495 km from Rennes, 567 km from Nantes, 727 km from Lyon, 835 km from Bordeaux, 940 km from Toulouse, 1,009 km from Montpellier, 1,037 km from Marseille and 1,194 km from Nice.
The slot machines : Sunday to Thursday from 10 am to 3 am, and on Fridays, Saturdays and eves of public holidays from 10 am to 4 am.
The Blackjack table : every day from 6 pm to 3 am.
The Bataille table : every Friday and Saturday from 8 pm to 3 am, and Sundays from 8 pm to 2 am.
The electronic English Roulette terminals : Sunday to Thursday from 10 am to 3 am, and on Fridays, Saturdays and eves of public holidays from 10 am to 4 am.
Texas Hold’em Poker :
- cash game : every Friday and Saturday from 9.30 pm to 5 am, and Sundays from 9.30 pm to 4 am.
- tournaments : every Thursday
The Carré d’As : Sunday to Thursday from 12 pm to 2.30 pm and from 7 pm to 10 pm, and until 11 pm on Fridays and Saturdays.