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How to Play Pai Gow Poker

California Grand Casino, located in the San Francisco East Bay, hosts an exciting Pai Gow poker game. It is one of the most popular games at the California Grand. Our Pai Gow Poker game is very simple–you can learn to play it in less than a minute. Pai Gow Poker, also called double-hand poker, is […]

A Poker Life – Part 2

A Poker Life At California Grand Casino – Part 2 Hey everyone glad to have you back for the second installment of my journey from learning how to play poker to being one of the many familiar faces at the California Grand Casino in San Francisco’s East Bay! In Part 1 of Poker Life At […]

To Bluff or Not to Bluff!

To Bluff or Not to Bluff, That is the Question! Welcome back my friends! I hope that you’re enjoying the change in seasons and the additional sunlight that comes with it. The season isn’t the only thing changing around here…when you have a moment, check out our brand new website! All the information you need […]

Rules, Rules, Rules

Rules, Rules, Rules..Know Them! Happy New Year poker fans! I hope your 2014 was fruitful and you rang in 2015 in style! I’m usually not a fan of New Years’ resolutions, but this is the perfect time to make a promise to yourself to improve your poker game. Many people are hesitant to spend time […]

Table Talk – When to Walk Away

Happy Holidays everyone! I hope you are staying warm and dry this season, as it sure has been cold and wet lately. The change in weather combined with people taking time off of work means that the action inside the California Grand Casino has been heating up! We’ve talked a lot about various aspects of […]

Progressive Jackpots

Progressive Jackpots – Your Chance at a HUGE Payday! Welcome back readers! While the weather may be getting colder, the action is always hot inside the California Grand Casino! Many of you are familiar with our huge bad beat jackpots, which allow a person who loses a pot with a superior hand to make a […]

Learn To Play Event

Learn To Play Poker With 97.3 The Game’s John Lund – October 9th Right now is the best time to be a poker player. Poker fever is running high. Poker is among the most popular card games in the world. New players are entering into the game every day in large numbers. As a result […]

A Poker Life – Part 1

A Poker Life at California Grand Casino-Part 1 I hope your summer has been full of fun, adventure and huge pots! Mine sure has been. Some of you have been asking me what it’s like being in my line of work…what a loaded question! I took some time recently to reflect on my growth and […]

Macau

Macau: “Vegas” of the East? Hi there everyone, it’s been a while! Summer is winding down and school is back in session. Some of you may have a bit more free time now, and others may have a bit less. As for myself, I have had more free time recently and took advantage of that […]

Why You Won’t Find Slots

Why You Won’t Find Slots at California Grand Casino I hope you are all enjoying your summer as much as I am! We’re very lucky to be living in a great area with amazing weather and so many wonderful recreational options. My friends that are new to the Bay Area are always amazed when they […]