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Jacks or Better Casino

715 N Holiday Dr, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-3056
+1 844-426-2534
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My best friend and I went on the boat January14th and had a great time. You have to wait to gamble... read more

Reviewed 16 January 2018
Cf3g
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Illinois
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AWESOME STAFF!!!!

This was an AWESOME Experience. I would do it everyday if I could. Don the Entertainer/ Black Jack... read more

Reviewed 21 December 2017
Tracy D
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Hours Today: 11:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m., 6:30 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
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715 N Holiday Dr, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-3056
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Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

My best friend and I went on the boat January14th and had a great time. You have to wait to gamble until you are out in international waters, but they have entertainment on the way out and give you 2 free drink tickets. We played...More

Thank Cf3g
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Reviewed 21 December 2017

This was an AWESOME Experience. I would do it everyday if I could. Don the Entertainer/ Black Jack Dealer is the BOMB DIGETY!!!

Thank Tracy D
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Reviewed 20 November 2017

90% of the boat was violently vomiting all over the place. The bartenders talked and acted as if this was normal. This was the absolute worst nightmare ever. A man was in the bathroom screaming at the top of his lungs for mercy from the...More

1  Thank Drew W
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Reviewed 4 September 2017

My husband and I went with another couple to celebrate our 5th yr anniversary. It was a great time had by all. The staff was very friendly and even took the time to teach me and my friends blackjack while my husband raked it in...More

Thank Chelsea O
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Reviewed 29 July 2017

If you are expecting a cruise ship you should probably just stay on shore. The boat is not the Queen Mary and anybody who gets their first look at her should realize instantly that she is going to rock n' roll in anything other than...More

1  Thank Mike K
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Reviewed 20 July 2017

Had a great time out on the water yesterday 07/19/2017. I would highly recommend this trip to anyone that wants to have fun. The staff was super nice. For inexperienced gamblers this is the best place to go to learn. They go out of their...More

2  Thank Ron S
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Reviewed 15 July 2017

As a birthday surprise for my and Father's Day gift to my husband, my son and daughter-in-law took us out on Jacks or Better. My daughter-in-law had the insight to stop and purchase motion sickness meds on the way to the boat and she &...More

3  Thank grammieof3
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Reviewed 12 July 2017

I was hesitant after reading the reviews from people who had recently went on the trip but did it anyway. I'm so glad that I did because we had a blast! My main concern was getting sick and miserable the whole time. But alas, the...More

4  Thank marcohernandezcr
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Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

I had a great time with my boyfriend. We took one pill for motion sickness and we were good to go! We ate, we drank, we gambled, and had a great time with the friendly and courteous staff. Putting it on my return trip!

1  Thank Jessica A
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Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

Awesome cruise, fun, very nice, everyone was courteous and friendly, great time and will definitely do again

1  Thank Frankster316
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