Circus Circus Reno Review

Circus-Circus Reno hotel has a wide variety of fun restaurants; hot games; and exciting restaurant choices. Pictured above is the bar and sushi-bar for Dos Geckos Cantina and Kokopelli's Sushi - the stylish and casual restaurants right in the skyway of Circus-Circus Hotel. Your best choice for kids and families is Circus-Circus with the children's midway that offers so many games and prizes for kids. Expect it to be both loud and with large amounts of crowds - but kids love it. Dos Geckos Cantina offers both contemporary Mexican and Southwestern foods, plus delicious fresh sushi from Kokopelli's Sushi.

Dos Geckos Cantina Restaurant at Circus-Circus Reno Hotel

What to expect: The circus is always in town at this family-friendly hotel in downtown Reno. Although its fun-loving theme attracts a large leisure crowd, business travelers use the hotel?s convention center, meeting rooms, and business center during the week. If you're here with kids - Circus Circus is a favorite with children and families alike. Plus, it's connected via climate controlled walkways to the El Dorado hotel and Silver Legacy, both of which offer numerous great restaurants and nightclubs.

The Circus-Circus clown is always standing watch over the hotel to provide you with the best in games and entertainment. Circus-Circus has a very convenient location in downtown Reno with climate controlled skywalks to the El Dorado hotel and Silver Legacy Resort Casino. He's a true Reno landmark! Many people refer to the Circus-Circus Reno clown by name as "Topsy" the clown. He reflects the fun atmosphere for families, teens, and kids in the Circus-Circus hotel.

Amenity highlights: The Big Top, where the likes of the Moscow Circus, Cirque du Soleil, and Ringling Brothers have performed, is the heart of this hotel. Acrobats, aerialists, jugglers, and clowns present free shows daily. The surrounding Midway features 33 classic carnival games, while guests looking for more serious challenges head for the hotel's brand new fitness center. Guests have use of a neighboring health spa, outdoor pool, and sundeck for a small fee.


This hotel offers 1,572 guestrooms in two towers, connected by monorail shuttle and sky bridge. Views are of the mountain or city. Vintage-style European circus décor includes rich fabrics; antique-style furniture; granite accents. Coffee/tea makers are available upon request.

Circus-Circus Midway Games - Win Big!

The wide variety of games at the Circus-Circus Reno midway makes the hotel a great choice for kids and families. You can see above that anyone can win the biggest turtle ever for their family to enjoy for a lifetime. Ok - at least the games are fun. For many Circus-Circus games - there are also "high odds" prizes like the Razor scooter shown for the game above. The girls running the game said they regularly give away 1-3 Razor scooters each day to lucky winners.

In addition to the Circus Stage and Midway, the hotel has a video arcade with 77 games and a classic candy store packed with handmade sweets and popcorn. For kids of the adult variety, there?s a 24-hour 65,000-square-foot casino, with 1,600 gaming machines, as well as six restaurants, and a fitness center.

Circus-Circus Hotel Reno Restaurants