Review written by Sophie Couard, on September 18, 2015.
The Casino in Bourbon-Lancy is a true place of entertainment, relaxation and great atmosphere. It belongs to the Casinos Vikings group and offers everything you need when you spend a holiday and vacation in the city. The Casino offers 75 slot machines, an electronic English roulette and two blackjack tables. The property is also the only casino in France to have a space for PMU horse racing and FDJ with scratch cards, such as the Euro Millions, Lotto, Amigo and more. In addition to entertainment and artistic events that are organised by the casino every now and then, it also offers various other services, such as a restaurant and a bar with a terrace, the Bihappy loyalty program and a room that you can book for private and corporate events.
Casino Bourbon-Lancy: the games temple of Saône-et-Loire
The Casino in Bourbon-Lancy is among the casinos that offers the largest variety of games. You have a choice between 75 slot machines, among them traditional games, and the latest 3D devices, machines with multi denominations and multiple games. Those looking for the atmosphere of real casino games can play at the two blackjack tables and an electronic English roulette table. You are also able to enjoy two areas for PMU betting and scratch games of the Française Des Jeux.
The slot machines
The Casino of Bourbon-Lancy offers 75 slot machines. Depending on your preferences and what you are in the mood for, you will likely find your favourite machine. You have the choice between mechanical 3-reel machines, video slot machines with 5 reels, video poker and new 3D slots.
In addition, you can also choose a machine that fits your budget. The machines are sorted by their minimum bets ranging from 1 cent to €1. However, you can also choose slot machines with multi-denomination games to spice up your games.
The slot machine room is open Sunday to Thursday from 10 am to 2 am, and Friday, Saturday from 10 am to 4 am.
If you are passionate about traditional games and the exciting atmosphere they offer? The Casino in Bourbon-Lancy offers two blackjack tables operated by friendly dealers. The minimum bet is €2, and you can take a seat at the table and challenge the dealer. To make the game even more exciting, you can bet up to a maximum of €100.
The two blackjack tables are open from Sunday to Thursday from 7.45 pm to 2 am, and Friday, Saturday from 7.45 pm to 4 am.
Electronic English Roulette
If you prefer the great thrill of gambling and games of chance in all its purity, you can play at the electronic English roulette in the Casino of Bourbon-Lancy. All you have to do is to wager a minimum of €0.5 or €1.
The electronic English roulette table is open every day from 10 am, closing at 2 am Sunday to Thursday, and 4 am Friday and Saturday.
PMU and FDJ at the Casino in Bourbon-Lancy
Horse betting and scratching games also have their place at the Casino in Bourbon-Lancy. The establishment invites you to watch the races live and place various sports bets, or you can try your luck at LOTO, the Euro Million, the Amigo and many more.
These two spaces are open from 10 am until the end of horse racing.
Restaurant and bar of the Casino de Bourbon-Lancy
The Casino in Bourbon-Lancy is also a meeting point for gourmets and for those who are looking for a friendly and tranquil place for relaxation and entertainment. You can visit the restaurant Quatre-Epices, a bar and a terrace.
The restaurant "Le Quatre-Epices"
When you visit the restaurant "Le Quatre-Epices", you can enjoy the many culinary delights prepared by the chef and his team. A varied menu and different set menus are on offer.
Do not hesitate and explore the restaurant menu and enjoy the flavours of seasonal produce of the region. You have the choice of several starters from €8, such as poultry salad, parmesan and tomatoes, six Burgundy snails, and main courses between €13 and €22, including sea bass, carrot cake, entrecote a la plancha, potato gratin and scallops with shallots cooked in the oven, and various others dishes, as well as a selection of desserts from €5, including among others, chocolate fondant, vanilla custard ice cream, or Grand Marinier iced soufflé.
You can also select from various suggestions of the chef, and choose a set menu. You can find a children's menu, which is available for children under the age of 12, and two other menus for €23 and €30. The menus are available on weekdays from €8 and weekends from €23. You can also spend your Bihappy loyalty points on a menu.
The Quatre-Epices also offers a wine list composed largely of great French wines. You can select among other a Pinot noir red wine from Domaine Roux, Tavel rosé wine from the Domaine Rocalière, Chablis white wine from Domaine du Colombier and champagne Nicolas Feuillatte. The wines are offered as a or bottle of 37,5 cl or 75 cl, and can be purchased from €8.50.
You can also enjoy the sweetness of sundaes, such as the Dame Blanche or Chocolate Liegeois for €3 or Bora Bora for €4.
Whether you sit indoors or outside on the terrace overlooking the lake, the restaurant can serve you every day from 12 am to 1.30 pm at noon, and from 7 pm to 9.30 pm in the evening.
The Bly Club Bar
The Club Bar Bly is a place where you can relax and enjoy a modern and classy decor in the company of your friends, or take a breaks between two games. You can sit in different areas, including the counter space of the PMU and FDJ space, or terrace that allows you to enjoy the sun and the stunning views of the water.
A wide selection of drinks are on offer, including fruit juices with sparkling water, beers, whiskeys, cocktails, appetizers, and many more. The drinks are available from €2.30 for a glass or a bottle from €2.50 for beer and fruit juice, hot drinks from €1.30 for hot drinks, or €4 for champagnes.
The Bly Club Bar is open every day from 10 am until closing hours of the casino game rooms.
The events at the Casino in Bourbon-Lancy
The Casino in Bourbon-Lancy organises various events that visitors can enjoy. Music lovers or fans of varied entertainment can take a look at the Casino entertainment program by visiting the website, or by writing a message directly to the establishment. Each year, the Casino offers two or three nationwide shows, among others, the shows of Bernard Mabille, Marion Game and Geneviève Fontanel, Yves Lecoq, and many more.
The Bihappy loyalty program
The Casino in Bourbon-Lancy offers the Bihappy loyalty program to reward loyal regulars. To join the program, simply you can simply request your free Bihappy card at the casino reception. Getting this card will allow you to accumulate points by playing games or engaging in other activities in the establishment. Your points can then be exchanged for gifts, or be spent at the casino, for example for shows, restaurant meals, bar drinks, and much more.
36 km from Moulins, 80 km de Vichy, 104 km de Chalon-sur-Saône, 311 km de Paris, 481 km de Montpellier, 506 km de Bordeaux.
155 km from the airport of Clermont-Ferrand Auvergne, 44 km from the airport of Charolais and 72 km from the aerodrome of Vichy – Charmeil.
13 km from the train station of Gilly-sur-Loire.
Slot machines: Sunday to Thursday from 10 am to 2 am, and Friday, Saturday from 10 am to 4 am.
Blackjack: Sunday to Thursday from 7.45 pm to 2 am, and Friday, Saturday from 7.45 pm to 4 am.
Electronic English Roulette: every day from 10 am, closing at 2 am Sunday to Thursday, and 4 am Friday and Saturday.
Le Quatre-Epices restaurant: from 12 pm to 1.30 pm for lunch, and 7 pm to 9.30 pm for dinner.
Bly Club Bar and PMU and FDJ space: every day from 10 am until the casino games hall closes.