Awards

2018

Award of Excellence
Award of Excellence Wine Spectator Magazine Wine Spectator's Restaurant Awards recognized William B's Steakhouse's wine lists as appropriate for their cuisine and appealing to a wide range of wine lovers for the third year in a row. Awarded in 2018

2017

Award of Excellence
Award of Excellence Wine Spectator Magazine Wine Spectator's Restaurant Awards recognized William B's Steakhouse's wine lists as appropriate for their cuisine and appealing to a wide range of wine lovers for the second year in a row. Awarded in 2017
Featured Wedding Venue
Featured Wedding Venue The Knot Blue Chip was recently featured on The Knot! Come make your special day even more memorable by holding your wedding at Blue Chip. Awarded in 2017
Verified Venue
Verified Venue Untappd The Game has been verified as an official brewery by Untappd. Awarded in 2017
Best Casino
Best Casino Neighbors Choice Blue Chip Casino, Hotel & Spa has been recognized by readers of The Post Tribune as the Best Casino in both Lake & Porter Counties! Awarded in 2017
Best Casino Dining
Best Casino Dining Neighbors Choice Blue Chip Casino, Hotel & Spa has been recognized by readers of The Post Tribune as having the Best Casino Dining in both Lake & Porter Counties! Awarded in 2017
Best Live Entertainment
Best Live Entertainment Neighbors Choice Blue Chip Casino, Hotel & Spa has been recognized by readers of The Post Tribune as having the Best Live Entertainment in both Lake & Porter Counties! Awarded in 2017

2016

CERTIFICATE OF EXCELLENCE - WILLIAM B'S STEAKHOUSE
CERTIFICATE OF EXCELLENCE - WILLIAM B'S STEAKHOUSE TripAdvisor® The TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence honoring hospitality excellence is given only to establishments that consistently achieve outstanding traveler reviews on TripAdvisor, and is extended to qualifying businesses worldwide. Awarded in 2017
South Asian Event Certification
South Asian Event Certification Global Event Resource Global Event Resource (GER) offers the most diverse certification program available to hospitality professionals. Blue Chip Casino, Hotel & Spa is now certified in South Asian weddings and events. Awarded in 2016
Best Gaming Property in the Midwest Region
Best Gaming Property in the Midwest Region M&C Gold Key Award Blue Chip Casino, Hotel & Spa has been recognized by readers of Meetings & Conventions as a 2016 Gold Key Award winner in the Best Gaming Property category in the Midwest region. Awarded in 2016
Award of Excellence
Award of Excellence Wine Spectator Magazine Wine Spectator's Restaurant Awards recognized William B's Steakhouse's wine lists as appropriate for their cuisine and appealing to a wide range of wine lovers. Awarded in 2016
1st Place - Best Buffet
1st Place - Best Buffet News Dispatch Thank you to all of the readers of The News Dispatch for voting for us! We have been awarded the 2016 Readers' Choice Award for Best Buffet. Awarded in 2016
1st Place - Best Massage
1st Place - Best Massage News Dispatch Thank you to all of the readers of The News Dispatch for voting for us! We have been awarded the 2016 Readers' Choice Award for Best Massage. Awarded in 2016
1st Place - Best Casino
1st Place - Best Casino News Dispatch Thank you to all of the readers of The News Dispatch for voting for us! We have been awarded the 2016 Readers' Choice Award for Best Casino. Awarded in 2016
Best Place for Cocktails
Best Place for Cocktails Casino Player Magazine Congratulations! Rocks Lounge was overwhelmingly selected by Casino Player Magazine readers and was voted Best Place for Cocktails! Awarded in 2016
Best Nightclub
Best Nightclub Casino Player Magazine Congratulations! It's Vegas Baby! was overwhelmingly selected by Casino Player Magazine readers and was voted Best Nightclub! Awarded in 2016
Best Place to People Watch
Best Place to People Watch Casino Player Magazine Congratulations! It's Vegas Baby! was overwhelmingly selected by Casino Player Magazine readers and was voted Best Place to People Watch! Awarded in 2016
Best Seafood
Best Seafood Casino Player Magazine Congratulations! William B's Steakhouse was overwhelmingly selected by Casino Player Magazine readers and was voted Best Seafood! Awarded in 2016
Best Casino for Business Meetings and Events
Best Casino for Business Meetings and Events Northwest Indiana Business Congratualtions! Blue Chip Casino has been named the Best Site for a Corporate Retreat in the 2016 Northwest Indiana Business Quarterly Reader's Poll! Awarded in 2016
Best Site for a Corporate Retreat
Best Site for a Corporate Retreat Northwest Indiana Business Congratulations! Blue Chip Casino has been named the Best Site for a Corporate Retreat in the 2016 Northwest Indiana Business Quarterly Reader's Poll! Awarded in 2016
Diners' Choice Winner
Diners' Choice Winner OpenTable® It's Vegas Baby! has been named a winner for the March 2016 OpenTable® Diners' Choice Award. This means that after dining at It's Vegas Baby!, OpenTable® diners rated out restaurant one of the best. Awarded in 2016

2015

Diners' Choice Winner
Diners' Choice Winner OpenTable® It's Vegas Baby! has been named a winner for the September 2015 OpenTable® Diners' Choice Restaurant. This means that after dining at It's Vegas Baby!, OpenTable® diners rated our restaurant one of the best. Awarded in 2015
Certificate of Excellence - William B's Steakhouse
Certificate of Excellence - William B's Steakhouse TripAdvisor® The TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence honoring hospitality excellence is given only to establishments that consistently achieve outstanding traveler reviews on TripAdvisor, and is extended to qualifying businesses worldwide. Awarded in 2015
Diners' Choice Winner
Diners' Choice Winner OpenTable® It's Vegas Baby! has been named a winner for the May 2015 OpenTable® Diners' Choice Restaurant. This means that after dining at It's Vegas Baby!, OpenTable® diners rated our restaurant one of the best. Awarded in 2015
Diners' Choice Winner
Diners' Choice Winner OpenTable® It's Vegas Baby! has been named a winner for the April 2015 OpenTable® Diners' Choice Restaurant. This means that after dining at It's Vegas Baby!, OpenTable® diners rated our restaurant one of the best. Awarded in 2015
Best Place to People Watch
Best Place to People Watch Casino Player Magazine Congratulations! It's Vegas Baby! was overwhelmingly selected by Casino Player Magazine readers and was voted Best Place to People Watch! Awarded in 2015
Best Sports Bar
Best Sports Bar Casino Player Magazine Congratulations! The Game was overwhelmingly selected by Casino Player Magazine readers and was voted Best Sports Bar! Awarded in 2015
Diners' Choice Winner
Diners' Choice Winner OpenTable® It's Vegas Baby! has been named a winner for the February 2015 OpenTable® Diners' Choice Restaurant. This means that after dining at It's Vegas Baby!, OpenTable® diners rated our restaurant one of the best. Awarded in 2015

2014

1st Place - Best Casino
1st Place - Best Casino News Dispatch Michigan City's news source since 1938. The News-Dispatch is a daily newspaper in Northwest Indiana, serving all of La Porte County as well as parts of Porter County and Southwest Michigan. Awarded in 2014
1st Place - Best Massage
1st Place - Best Massage News Dispatch Michigan City's news source since 1938. The News-Dispatch is a daily newspaper in Northwest Indiana, serving all of La Porte County as well as parts of Porter County and Southwest Michigan. Awarded in 2014
1st Place - Best Suite
1st Place - Best Suite Casino Player Magazine Thousands of Casino Player readers filled out ballots which asked them to name their favorite gaming properties and vote on a wide variety of related categories, including Best Hotel Rooms, Best Slots, Best Blackjack, Best Dealers, and many other aspects of the modern gaming experience. Awarded in 2014
1st Place - Best Spa
1st Place - Best Spa Casino Player Magazine Thousands of Casino Player readers filled out ballots which asked them to name their favorite gaming properties and vote on a wide variety of related categories, including Best Hotel Rooms, Best Slots, Best Blackjack, Best Dealers, and many other aspects of the modern gaming experience. Awarded in 2014
2nd Place - Best Overall Gaming Resort
2nd Place - Best Overall Gaming Resort Casino Player Magazine Thousands of Casino Player readers filled out ballots which asked them to name their favorite gaming properties and vote on a wide variety of related categories, including Best Hotel Rooms, Best Slots, Best Blackjack, Best Dealers, and many other aspects of the modern gaming experience. Awarded in 2014
2nd Place - Best Hotel
2nd Place - Best Hotel Casino Player Magazine Thousands of Casino Player readers filled out ballots which asked them to name their favorite gaming properties and vote on a wide variety of related categories, including Best Hotel Rooms, Best Slots, Best Blackjack, Best Dealers, and many other aspects of the modern gaming experience. Awarded in 2014
2nd Place - Best Poker Tournaments
2nd Place - Best Poker Tournaments Casino Player Magazine Thousands of Casino Player readers filled out ballots which asked them to name their favorite gaming properties and vote on a wide variety of related categories, including Best Hotel Rooms, Best Slots, Best Blackjack, Best Dealers, and many other aspects of the modern gaming experience. Awarded in 2014
2nd Place - Best Blackjack
2nd Place - Best Blackjack Casino Player Magazine Thousands of Casino Player readers filled out ballots which asked them to name their favorite gaming properties and vote on a wide variety of related categories, including Best Hotel Rooms, Best Slots, Best Blackjack, Best Dealers, and many other aspects of the modern gaming experience. Awarded in 2014
2nd Place - Casino with the Best Website
2nd Place - Casino with the Best Website Casino Player Magazine Thousands of Casino Player readers filled out ballots which asked them to name their favorite gaming properties and vote on a wide variety of related categories, including Best Hotel Rooms, Best Slots, Best Blackjack, Best Dealers, and many other aspects of the modern gaming experience. Awarded in 2014
3rd Place - Best Comps
3rd Place - Best Comps Casino Player Magazine Thousands of Casino Player readers filled out ballots which asked them to name their favorite gaming properties and vote on a wide variety of related categories, including Best Hotel Rooms, Best Slots, Best Blackjack, Best Dealers, and many other aspects of the modern gaming experience. Awarded in 2014
Certificate of Excellence - William B's Steakhouse
Certificate of Excellence - William B's Steakhouse TripAdvisor® The TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence honoring hospitality excellence, is given only to establishments that consistently achieve outstanding traveler reviews on TripAdvisor, and is extended to qualifying businesses worldwide. Awarded in 2014
Top Restaurant in Northwest Indiana
Top Restaurant in Northwest Indiana OpenTable William B's Steakhouse ranked #1 in the Top Ten Northwest Indiana OpenTable Diners’ Choice restaurants. This means that after dining, OpenTable diners rated your restaurant one of the best. Awarded in 2014
Romantic - It's Vegas Baby
Romantic - It's Vegas Baby OpenTable We've been named a winner onto the January 2014 OpenTable Diners’ Choice restaurant. This means that after dining, OpenTable diners rated our restaurant one of the best. Awarded in 2014
Fit for Foodies - It's Vegas Baby
Fit for Foodies - It's Vegas Baby OpenTable We've been named a winner onto the January 2014 OpenTable Diners’ Choice restaurant. This means that after dining, OpenTable diners rated our restaurant one of the best. Awarded in 2014
Special Occasion - It's Vegas Baby
Special Occasion - It's Vegas Baby OpenTable We've been named a winner onto the January 2014 OpenTable Diners’ Choice restaurant. This means that after dining, OpenTable diners rated our restaurant one of the best. Awarded in 2014
Most Booked - It's Vegas Baby
Most Booked - It's Vegas Baby OpenTable We've been named a winner onto the January 2014 OpenTable Diners’ Choice restaurant. This means that after dining, OpenTable diners rated our restaurant one of the best. Awarded in 2014
Romantic - William B's Steakhouse
Romantic - William B's Steakhouse OpenTable You've been named a winner onto the January 2014 OpenTable Diners’ Choice restaurant. This means that after dining, OpenTable diners rated your restaurant one of the best. Awarded in 2014
Best Food - William B's Steakhouse
Best Food - William B's Steakhouse OpenTable You've been named a winner onto the January 2014 OpenTable Diners’ Choice restaurant. This means that after dining, OpenTable diners rated your restaurant one of the best. Awarded in 2014
Best Overall - William B's Steakhouse
Best Overall - William B's Steakhouse OpenTable You've been named a winner onto the February 2014 OpenTable Diners’ Choice restaurant. This means that after dining, OpenTable diners rated your restaurant one of the best. Awarded in 2014
Best Ambiance - William B's Steakhouse
Best Ambiance - William B's Steakhouse OpenTable You've been named a winner onto the January 2014 OpenTable Diners’ Choice restaurant. This means that after dining, OpenTable diners rated your restaurant one of the best. Awarded in 2014
Best Service - William B's Steakhouse
Best Service - William B's Steakhouse OpenTable You've been named a winner onto the January 2014 OpenTable Diners’ Choice restaurant. This means that after dining, OpenTable diners rated your restaurant one of the best. Awarded in 2014
Fit for Foodies - William B's Steakhouse
Fit for Foodies - William B's Steakhouse OpenTable You've been named a winner onto the January 2014 OpenTable Diners’ Choice restaurant. This means that after dining, OpenTable diners rated your restaurant one of the best. Awarded in 2014
Special Occasion - William B's Steakhouse
Special Occasion - William B's Steakhouse OpenTable You've been named a winner onto the January 2014 OpenTable Diners’ Choice restaurant. This means that after dining, OpenTable diners rated your restaurant one of the best. Awarded in 2014
Most Booked - William B's Steakhouse
Most Booked - William B's Steakhouse OpenTable You've been named a winner onto the February 2014 OpenTable Diners’ Choice restaurant. This means that after dining, OpenTable diners rated your restaurant one of the best. Awarded in 2014

2013

Best of Dining and Nightlife
Best of Dining and Nightlife Casino Player Magazine The December issue of Casino Player Magazine will feature their first annual Best of Dining and Nightlife Awards. Blue Chip has won a number of first place awards for Chicagoland. Awarded in 2013
Best Overall Entertainment
Best Overall Entertainment Casino Player Magazine The December issue of Casino Player Magazine will feature their first annual Best of Dining and Nightlife Awards. Blue Chip has won a number of first place awards for Chicagoland. Awarded in 2013
Best Casino to See a Concert
Best Casino to See a Concert Casino Player Magazine The December issue of Casino Player Magazine will feature their first annual Best of Dining and Nightlife Awards. Blue Chip has won a number of first place awards for Chicagoland. Awarded in 2013
Best Sports Bar
Best Sports Bar Casino Player Magazine The December issue of Casino Player Magazine will feature their first annual Best of Dining and Nightlife Awards. Blue Chip has won a number of first place awards for Chicagoland. Awarded in 2013
Best of Dining and Nightlife
Best of Dining and Nightlife Casino Player Magazine The December issue of Casino Player Magazine will feature their first annual Best of Dining and Nightlife Awards. Blue Chip has won a number of first place awards for Chicagoland. Awarded in 2013