Awards

We take great pride in L’Auberge Casino Resort Baton Rouge and know that it is an exceptional casino resort experience unlike any other. The best gambling, dining, accommodations and all around entertainment. It’s particularly gratifying that those-in-the-know think so as well. Read more below about the exceptional awards we’ve been honored to receive.

2017 

Business Report’s 2017 Best Places to Work in Baton Rouge

  • L’Auberge ranked #2  in large companies
  • Awarded Oct 2017

Louisiana Cookin’ Magazine / Best Casino Dining – 18 STEAK

  • 18 STEAK named to list of ‘7 Best Casino Dining Options’ in Louisiana
  • Published in July/August 2017 issue of magazine

225 Magazine – 2017 Best of 225 Awards

  • Awarded July 2017
    • Best Hotel for Out-of-Towners – L’Auberge Casino & Hotel
    • Best Place to See Live Music (runner-up)

New Orleans CityBusiness 2017 Reader Rankings – Best Casino

  • Best Casino – L’Auberge Baton Rouge, Silver
  • Awarded June 2017
  • More than 2,300 business professionals surveyed to generate rankings of the ‘best of the best’

Casino Player Magazine 'Best of Dining & Nightlife 

  • Best Pool - Rooftop Pool
  • Best Sports Bar - Stadium Sports Bar & Grill
  • Best Happy Hour - Edge Bar
  • Best Place to See an Outdoor Concert - The Lawn
  • Awarded June 2017 


NOWFE Fleur de Lis Culinary Competition

  • Best Meat & Poultry – Bronze
  • 18 STEAK – Anticuchos de Corazon

AAA Four Diamond Hotel Rating

  • Recognizes establishments that consistently achieve high levels of quality and service
  • Just 5% of North America’s premier hotels achieve Four Diamond designation
  • Awarded February 2017  

U.S. News & World Report’s Best Hotels

  • Ranked #26 in Louisiana

DIG Magazine – BRAG Awards

  • Greatest Hotel for Out-of-Towners – L’Auberge
  • Best Buffet – Bon Temps Buffet, 3rd place
  • Awarded April 2017

Baton Rouge Business Report – Top 5 List of Best Convention/Meeting Space

  • L’Auberge Baton Rouge ranked #5 in Baton Rouge
  • Awarded March 2017 

2016

TripAdvisor – Certificate of Excellence

  • Awarded May 2016
  • Honors excellence in hospitality
  • Awarded to properties that maintain an overall TripAdvisor bubble rating of at least four out of five and consistently achieve outstanding traveler reviews

Southern Gaming Magazine – Top Pools of 2016

  • L’Auberge Baton Rouge named to Top Pools of 2016
  • Southern Region
  • Designated May/June 2016 issue

Southern Gaming Magazine – 2016 Readers’ Choice Awards

  • Best Buffet – Mid South Region
  • 20,000+ votes this year
  • Published in May/June issue of magazine

Casino Player Magazine – Best of Dining & Nightlife Awards 2016

  • Awarded March 2016 – 1st Place
    • Best Late Night Dining – PJ’s Café
    • Best Sports Bar – Stadium Sports Bar & Grill
    • Best Happy Hour – Edge
    • Best Outdoor Concerts – The Lawn

AAA Four Diamond Hotel Distinction

  • Recognizes establishments that consistently achieve high levels of quality and service
  • Just 5% of North America’s premier hotels achieve Four Diamond designation
  • Held consecutively since 2014
  • Awarded February 2016

2015

Booking.com 2014 Award of Excellence with rating of 8.6/10

      • Recognized consistent positive guest reviews

Hotels.com Recognition for Exceptional Guest Ratings and Reviews

      • Recognized for dedication to excellent guest service

AAA Four Diamond Hotel Distinction

      • Held consecutively since 2014

Casino Player Magazine Best of Gaming Awards

      • Best Place to See a Concert, Event Center and/or The Lawn
      • Best Nightclub, Edge
      • Best Sports Bar, Stadium Bar & Grill

U.S. News & World Report’s Best Hotels

      • Ranked #21 in Louisiana

2014

Baton Rouge Business Report’s 2014 Best Places to Work

      • Awarded #13 Best Place to work

Wine Spectator

      • Award of Excellence for 18 STEAK

Southern Gaming Magazine’s Best of Southern Gaming Awards 2014

      • 1st Place: Buffet (Bon Temps Buffet), Entertainment Venue
      • 2nd Place: Poker Room, Restaurant (18 STEAK), Entertainment
      • 3rd Place: Rooms, Advertising, Players Club

Expedia Insider’s Choice

      • Expedia Insiders’ Select® 2014 List

225 Best of Baton Rouge

      • Best Place for an Adult Birthday Party

Baton Rouge Business Report’s Influential Women in Business

      • Awarded to Kim Ginn, Vice President of Marketing

U.S. Pastry Competition

      • Honorable Mention awarded to Chef Arlety Estevez

AAA Four Diamond Hotel Distinction

      • Hotel Lauded for Premier Accommodations and Exceptional Hospitality

2013

Advertising Gets Social SoMe Award

      • Baton Rouge Social Media Association’s premiere recognition program
      • Awarded for best social advertising campaign
      • Awarded January 2014

Open Table - 18 STEAK

      • Diners’ Choice Winner
      • Best Ambiance
      • Voted top 10 for Best Service, Romantic, Special Occasion, Notable Wine List and Most Booked

American Culinary Federation New Orleans Achievement Award – Chef Damian Thomas

      • Awarded for four years of leadership in the ACF
      • Awarded December 2013

Casino Player Magazine – Best Late Night Dining in Louisiana

      • 18 STEAK
      • Awarded December 2013

4TH Annual Sherpie! Awards – Best of 2013

      • Awarded October 2013
      • Best Facebook Promotion – Cheers Photo Caption Contest
      • Chosen from 100+ entries

Casino Player Magazine – 25 Best Casino Resorts

      • Awarded October 2013
      • 25 Best Casino Resorts 

National Showpiece Championship – 2013 Best Artistry, Competitor’s Choice, Best Sugar Showpiece

      • Awarded August 2013
      • L’Auberge Baton Rouge Pastry Chef Arlety Estevez and L’Auberge Lake Charles Pastry Chef Bill Foltz

AAA Southern Traveler Magazine – Best of the South 2013

      • Awarded July 1, 2013
      • L’Auberge Lake Charles & L’Auberge Baton Rouge
      • Reader’s poll
      • Best Casino in the South

American Culinary Federation’s Food Service Professional 2013 – David Blitch

    • Awarded April 8, 2013
    • New Orleans Chapter