Black Bear Casino Review Guide

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Black Bear Casino, owned and operated by the Fond du Lac Band of Lake Superior Chippewa, is located in Carlton, Minnesota. Just a 2-hour drive from the Twin Cities, residents from all around have easy access to some of the best gaming in the state. Featuring slots, blackjack, bingo, and poker, Black Bear Casino has plenty of great games for you to choose from that you’re sure to love. And if you ever need a break from the action, you can book a room in their luxurious hotel, which is one of the newest casino hotels in Minnesota. Some of Black Bear Casino’s other amenities include several dining options, its very own championship golf course, and an event center that hosts numerous headline acts throughout the year. In our opinion, Black Bear Casino is one of the premier casino destinations in Minnesota, which is why we encourage you to continue reading below to learn more about this great establishment.

Street Address: 1789 Minnesota 210, Carlton, MN 55718


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Casino Information
Hours Slots Blackjack Bingo Poker Alcohol Hotel Gambling Age Drinking Age Smoking
24/7 1800 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes 18 to Gamble 21 to Drink Permitted
Contact Information
Website Address Email Address Phone Number [email protected] 888.771.0777


Gaming Information
Game # Limits Hours Tournaments
Slots 1800 Vary 24/7 No
Blackjack $3.00 – $1,000.00 24/7 Yes
Bingo Vary Vary No
Poker Vary Vary Yes

Promotions & Events

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Hotel Information
Rooms Rate Details Check-In Check-Out RV Marina
250 Starting at $52 4:00 PM 11:00 AM No No
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Dining Information
Name Type Hours Menu
The Buffet at the Bear Buffet Vary
Seven Fires Steakhouse Steakhouse Vary Lunch / Dinner
Sage Deli Fast Dining 24/7 Menu
Black Bear Coffee Shop Coffee Shop Vary


Casino’s Proximity To Miles Time Direction
Minneapolis, Minnesota 135 Miles 1-Hour & 56-Minutes North
Madison, Wisconsin 346 Miles 5-Hours & 33-Minutes North
Des Moines, Iowa 375 Miles 5-Hours & 20-Minutes North
Fargo, North Dakota 232 Miles 4-Hours & 13-Minutes East
Sioux Falls, South Dakota 371 Miles 5-Hours & 43-Minutes North
Thunder Bay, ON, Canada 210 Miles 4-Hours & 14-Minutes South


  • Players Club
  • Championship Golf Course
  • Arcade
  • Swimming Pool
  • Wireless Internet
  • Event Center
  • Nightclub & Cabaret
  • Bus Tours
  • Gift Shop

Special Offers

Swipe your Players Club card at one of Black Bear Casino’s many kiosks to see if you are eligible for any coupons, discounts, or special offers.

Area Attractions