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House Rules
Oct 28, 2017


At Steel House Poker Club, we take pride in providing a premier poker experience for our members and visitors. As a reputable establishment in Houston, Texas, we prioritize creating a safe and enjoyable environment for all poker enthusiasts. In this article, we outline the club rules and regulations to ensure a fair and transparent gaming atmosphere.

General Guidelines

Before visiting Texas Card House, it's important to familiarize yourself with our general guidelines. These guidelines are designed to maintain the integrity of the games and promote a positive atmosphere:

  • Everyone must be at least 21 years old to enter the premises.
  • Valid government-issued identification is required to become a member or participate in the games.
  • Appropriate attire is expected. Casual or business casual dress code is preferred.
  • Smoking is only permitted in designated areas.
  • Alcoholic beverages are available for purchase, but we encourage responsible drinking.


Becoming a member of Texas Card House offers various benefits. It grants you access to our top-tier poker facilities and allows participation in exclusive events and tournaments. Here are the membership guidelines:

  • Membership applications can be completed in person at our club or online through our website.
  • A valid government-issued ID and payment of the membership fee are required for approval.
  • Members are responsible for keeping their membership cards secure and presenting them upon entering the club.
  • Sharing membership cards or transferring membership is strictly prohibited.
  • Violation of club rules may result in membership suspension or termination.

Poker Rules and Etiquette

To ensure a fair and enjoyable poker experience for all, we adhere to specific rules and etiquette. Understanding these rules will help promote a respectful gaming environment:

1. Gameplay Rules

Our poker games follow the standard rules commonly used in professional and reputable poker establishments. These rules include:

  • The order of play and betting rounds, such as preflop, flop, turn, and river.
  • Hand rankings and winning combinations, including Royal Flush, Straight Flush, and Full House.
  • Procedures for dealing, including shuffling and cutting the deck.
  • Revealing and declaring hands at the showdown.

2. Table Etiquette

Good table etiquette is crucial for maintaining a comfortable and respectful gaming environment. Here are some important guidelines:

  • Avoid disclosing your hand or strategy during play.
  • Refrain from causing distractions or disturbances at the table.
  • Do not engage in collusion or unfair practices.
  • Maintain a respectful demeanor towards other players and the dealer.

3. Betting Etiquette

To ensure smooth gameplay and avoid misunderstandings, it's important to follow proper betting etiquette:

  • Announce your bets clearly and place them in front of you.
  • Avoid string betting or acting out of turn.
  • Do not touch the pot once you have placed your bet.

Safe Gaming Practices

At Steel House Poker Club, we are committed to promoting responsible gambling practices. We encourage players to adopt the following safe gaming practices:

  • Set personal limits for time and money spent on poker games.
  • Do not chase losses or gamble with borrowed money.
  • Take regular breaks and avoid prolonged periods of play.
  • Reach out to our staff if you suspect any gambling-related issues, and we will provide the necessary support and resources.

Contact Us

If you have any questions or require further information about our club rules, please feel free to reach out to us. Our friendly and knowledgeable staff will be happy to assist you:

Phone: (123) 456-7890

Email: [email protected]