Bovada Review

100% up to $500The bonus can be claimed over 30 days and clears at $5 per $10 rake.Code: PWB500
Texas Hold'emOmahaStudDrawBadugiShort DeckMixed GamesTournamentsJackpot SnGs
Detailed ratings
Cash Games4.3★★★★★★★★★★
Other Games3.7★★★★★★★★★★
Rake and Fees3.5★★★★★★★★★★
VIP Program2.6★★★★★★★★★★
Player Pool4.0★★★★★★★★★★
Harp Media B.V.
0 (Network: PaiWangLuo)
Curacao 1668/JAZ
Good things
  • US friendly
  • Big player pool
  • Accepts crypto
  • Big gtd. tournaments
Bad things
  • No EU license
  • Only NLH and PLO
  • Weak VIP bonus
Payment Options
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Bovada accepts players from China.
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About Bovada

Bovada is part of the PaiWangLuo network and accepts players from most US states as well as from most international countries.

Bovada is the biggest US-facing operator and offers Texas Hold’em, Omaha, big tournaments, and anonymous tables. The poker site operates with a Curacao license and offers a lean and easy-to-navigate interface.

Bovada Traffic

The average cash game peak traffic at Bovada is currently 0 players. This is the approximate number of real money cash game players online during peak hours. More players are online at Bovada playing tournaments and other game variants. Bovada is part of the PaiWangLuo Network (which also is home to Bodog Poker).

Below is the chart of Bovada’s peak cash game traffic over the past years.

The chart above shows the average number (over 60 days) of real money cash game players online during peak hours for the operator. This number does not include tournament players or players in other game variants.

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Bovada Cash Game Rake


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The table above shows the amount of rake an average player pays per 100 hands for various limits and variants. You can switch the number of players per table and the game variant.

  • Rake / 100 hands: Average amount you can expect to pay in rake every 100 hands.
  • Net Rake: This is how much money you actually spend on rake compared to the pots you are playing.
  • Formal Rake: Rake percentage and cap
  • Rank: This column shows how the operator compares to all other operators (lower is better).