Some of the best tables at Harrah's are near the buffet. Selections range from pastas, seafood, steaks and roasted meats to an elaborate "Sweet Treats" dessert bar. Popular specials include Sunday's Champagne brunch with prime rib and Thursday's Dungeness crab night. No reservations. Open 24-hours daily. Credit cards. $$
This modern lounge and dance club is located at the center of Harrah's New Orleans Casino, and many patrons try their luck singing with a live band at Thursday night's "rock star" karaoke. DJs perform from 10 p.m. to 4 a.m. Friday and Saturday. There's a VIP lounge, and Monday is service industry night. Open daily. No food.