Food & Drink International - Fall 2017 - 59
Boomtown Casino & Hotel
With the "mychoice" membership program, Pinnacle Entertainment allows Boomtown <<
customers to earn rewards by playing slots or table games.
cluding carving stations and Asian stir-fry, providing guests
with fresh, cooked-to-order entrees. From prime rib to fried
shrimp and Cajun-style cooking, even the largest of appetites doesn't stand a chance.
Guests with more refined palates can spring for a meal at
the 1800 Prime Steakhouse. This fine-dining establishment
serves USDA-certified broiled Angus steaks, fresh seafood
and a variety of desserts. The restaurant also is known for its
comprehensive wine list and selection of spirits.
Finally, Boomer's Café is the place for a quick bite, offering everything from sandwiches to "build-your-own" burgers. A variety of breakfast items are available, as well as
freshly ground My Friends' Coffee.
In February, Boomtown snagged a few mentions in the
Bossier Press Tribune Readers' Choice awards. It received
first place for "best casino" and "best slots." In addition,
Boomtown was a finalist in "Best Place to Take Out of Town
Guests," "Best Casino Entertainment" and "Best Buffet."
In 2016, it received "Best Casino," "Best Casino Entertainment" and "Best Slots" from the same organization.
Boomtown employees also won several excellence
awards from the Shreveport-Bossier Convention and Tourist Bureau in 2016. The organization, dedicated to the tourism and hospitality industry, dishes out P.R.I.D.E. (Proud
Residents Involved in Developing the Economy) Awards.
Boomtown's Dianna Lewis won "Outstanding Housekeeping Professional" and Monica Davis won "Outstanding
Pinnacle is a publicly traded company on the New York
Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol PNK. It holds a
majority interest in the racing license owner, as well as a
management contract, for Retama Park Racetrack outside of
San Antonio, Texas.
Plush pillow top mattresses, new flat-screen televisions and
spacious bathrooms with marble granite finishes are among
the in-room amenities at Boomtown's hotel. Regular rooms
feature custom-made cherry wood furniture, an iron and
ironing board, coffee maker, hairdryer, safe and a sitting
area with an executive desk. Suites have additional features
like ceiling fans, enclosed glass showers, extended sitting
areas, Jacuzzi tubs and automated mini bars.
In addition to in-room amenities, the hotel features a variety of meeting and conference rooms that can be used
for business meetings, wedding receptions and other gatherings. The banquet facilities can accommodate up to 100
guests and offer a wide selection of dinner entrees, sides
The hotel also regularly provides a variety of specials
through its website. They include up to 20 percent off on
lodging, a bed-and-breakfast package and dining specials.
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