With a diverse origin the history of Poker is believed to have evolved over more than ten centuries from various similar games. Starting from Persia and Egypt over Germany, France, Spain and Great Britain all the way to America and Canada this game have gathered the best from all versions as all have involved the basic principles of ranked card or domino combinations and the use of ‘bluffing’ to deceive opponents.
While the French version “poque” is the one with the greatest contribution to the today’s name, the Spanish version “primero” which dates back to 1526 and often referred to as “poker’s mother”, it is the first confirmed version of a game directly related to modern day poker.
To meet the players’ need for entertainment at all the levels of poker knowledge and abilities, Royal Casino Bucharest offers few versions of the game available to all visitors. On our gaming floor you will find the notorious house games Stud Poker and Ultimate Hold’em Poker as well and Texas Hold’em and Omaha, both cash and tournament game.