Was it the absinthe cocktail or did that femme fatale whisper "play it again, Sam" and slip me a note? This deja vu was somewhere between Casablanca and Gotham City.
I rode the freight elevator after giving the password to the doorman and entered the infamous midtown speakeasy, CASINO SAVOY. The band was swinging hard, dancers lindy hopping, burlesque au natural, and bespoke cocktails a force majeure. Dames were breaking hearts and gents dressed to the nines; so I placed all my chips on the table, and rolled the dice... Join us.
Saturday May 11th (8pm to 1am)
Big Deal Casino - 1 East 28th street
* Hannah Gill & After Hours Jazz Band
* classic burlesque by Rosie Cheeks *
* DJ VaVa Voon *
* play blackjack, craps, and roulette!
* Get a free stack of chips to play with!
* Beginner? Learn how to play from pro dealers!
* Full bar all night, plus specialty cocktails!
* late night happy hour 12-1am!
* wood floor for dancing!
COCKTAIL MENU - classics from $10-14ea:
Barrel Aged Manhattans // Absinthe Cocktail w.traditional drip
Gimlet // Negroni // Gold Rush // French 75
plus select Beer & Wine
$20 early bird (thru May 7th) // $25 advance (starts May 8th) // $30 door
all fees included
21+ to enter • dress to impress • no cash gambling allowed
doors at 8pm // gaming 8:30-11:30 // band 9:00-12:30 // DJ & Bar all night
BIG DEAL CASINO is the only pro level certified casino & school in NYC. They offer classes on all casino games, dealer certification programs, and do many private events. We love that their craps and roulette tables are from the Tropicana, and its a women owned business! www.bigdeal.nyc