Casino Niagara

Casino Niagara is a commercial casino located in Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada. It opened in 1996, on the site of the former Maple Leaf Village amusement park. With a prime location beside Clifton Hill, it was originally conceived as a temporary facility until Niagara Fallsview Casino Resort opened but has remained open as a permanent facility. It is the second Casino to open in Ontario,[1] and the first to feature electronic Roulette. Casino Niagara has over 1,300 slots and over 40 table games, as well as sports betting.[2][3] Due Covid-19 the casino had been closed during 2020, reopening date still not to be determined.[4] Apart from the pandemic, the casino has been operating for 25 years.[5]

Casino Niagara
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Location 5705 Falls Avenue
Niagara Falls, Ontario
L2E 6T3
Opening dateDecember 9, 1996
ThemeNiagara Falls
Total gaming space95,000 sq ft (8,800 m2)
Permanent showsNone
Notable restaurantsThe Market Buffet
Level 2 Sports Bar and Restaurant
Perks Café
Casino typeLand-based
OwnerOntario Lottery and Gaming
Coordinates43°05′33″N 79°04′14″W / 43.092403°N 79.07066°W / 43.092403; -79.07066Coordinates: 43°05′33″N 79°04′14″W / 43.092403°N 79.07066°W / 43.092403; -79.07066

Ownership and managementEdit

The Casino is owned by the Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation. As of June 2019, the casino's day-to-day operations are managed by Mohegan Gaming and Entertainment, owner of Mohegan Sun.[6]

The Casino completed a $7 million renovation in 2017.[7]

Facts and figuresEdit

  • Casino floor size: 95,000 ft² (8,800 m²)
  • Slot machines: 1300
  • Slot tournament area
  • Table games: more than 40
  • Poker room tables: 26
  • Restaurants: 3 (Level 2 Bar and Restaurant, The Market Buffet, Perks Cafe)[8]
  • Chill Bar and Level 2 Sports Bar
  • Market buffet[9]

See alsoEdit


  1. ^ "Gambling for Profit: Lotteries, Gaming Machines, and Casinos in Cross-national Focus". University of Toronto Press. January 2011.
  2. ^ "Casino Niagara - About Us". Casino Niagara.
  3. ^ "OLG Signs Casino Operating and Services Agreement for Niagara gaming bundle". Bloomberg. June 12, 2019.
  4. ^ "When will casino niagara reopen". Onlinercasino. Retrieved September 27, 2021.
  5. ^ "Casino Niagara digest". Casinoniagarareview. Retrieved November 2, 2021.
  6. ^ "Mohegan Sun owner will run Casino Niagara, Fallsview Casino". The Buffalo news. September 12, 2019.
  7. ^ "Casino Niagara completes $7 million investment, opens new level 2". Niagara Frontier Publications. November 9, 2017.
  8. ^ "Dining at Casino Niagara". Casino Niagara.
  9. ^ "Market at Casino Niagara". Casino Niagara review.

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