Awards & Accolades

ilani
the premier, award winning destination

ilani is proud to have been recognized with over 200 awards since opening in 2017, ranging from dining and nightlife to commercial top projects.

2022 careers

ilani, in partnership with Mohegan, has been recognized on Newsweek’s America’s Top 100 Most Loved Workplaces!

ilani is Proud to be Listed in Newsweek’s Top 100 Most Loved Workplaces

The results were determined after surveying more than 1.4 million team members from businesses with workforces varying in size from 50 to more than 10,000. The list recognizes companies that put respect, caring, and appreciation for their team members at the center of their business model and, in doing so, have earned the loyalty and respect of the people who work for them.

 

america's most loved workplaces award

2022 venues & gaming

Located on the Cowlitz Reservation in Ridgefield, Washington, ilani, developed by the Cowlitz Tribe and Salishan-Mohegan, a partnership that includes Mohegan Sun, one of the world’s foremost gaming and entertainment developers and operators, is the Pacific Northwest’s premier gaming, dining, entertainment and meeting destination. With nearly 400,000 total square feet, ilani includes 100,000 square feet of gaming space with nearly 3,000 slots and 75 gaming tables; 18 different restaurants, bars, and retail outlets; and a 2,500-seat meeting and entertainment venue hosting nationally recognized performances.

2022 Casino Player Player's Choice Award

 

 

2022 Casino Player Player's Choice Award

 

PLAYER'S CHOICE AWARD:
Pacific Northwest
ilani is proud to announce we have received the 2022 Player's Choice Award for the Pacific Northwest

 

2022 Best of Gaming Native Northwest

 
Best of gaming best of native northwest winner 2022
ilani is proud to announce we have taken home 18 awards
from the Best of Gaming Native Northwest!

First Place Wins

Best Casino
Best Video Slots
Best Vip Lounge/Services
Best Comps
Best High Limit Room
Best Carnival Games
Best Craps
Best Roulette

Second Place Wins

Best Overall Gaming Resort
Best Hosts
Best Promotions
Best Table Games
Casino Where You Feel The Luckiest
Best Reel Slots

Third Place Wins

Favorite Casino Resort for a Staycation
Best Players Club
Best Dealers
Best Non-Smoking Casino/Area

The Columbian's 2022 Best of Clark County

 

The Columbian best Casino Clark County 2022 Winner

 

BEST CASINO:
ilani
Voted Clark County's Best Casino for the 5th year in a row thanks to you!

 

Best of South Sound 2022

 

2022 best of south sound
BEST CASINO
ilani has been voted Best Casino by the readers & clients of Best of South Sound Magazine!

2022 dining & nightlife

ilani is a getaway from the everyday with a number of restaurants and bars, everything from casual to gourmet dining.

2022 Casino Player Best of Dining & Nightlife

ilani has won eleven more dining & nightlife awards from the readers of Casino Player,
including Best of Dining in the Native Northwest for the fifth year in a row!

 

casino player best of dining and nightlife award 2022


With new restaurants and established ones, ilani continues to serve up the best dining options in the Pacific Northwest! In addition to the fourth consecutive Best Overall Dining achievement, ilani took top tier rankings in several areas for their various dining outlets. A few of ilani’s signature restaurants were celebrated for what they do best, with Michael Jordan’s Steak House receiving recognition as Best Steakhouse, Longhouse raw bar, sushi, and noodle shoppe for Best Sushi and Muze Lounge earning top remarks as the Best Place for Cocktails.

2022 Best of Dining & Nightlife Native Northwest

CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR BEST OF DINING & NIGHTLIFE NATIVE NORTHWEST WINNERS!

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BEST OVERALL DINING:
ilani

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BEST NEW RESTAURANT:
Bamboo 8

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BEST STEAK HOUSE:
Michael Jordan's Streak House

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BEST ITALIAN:
Rose & Thorn

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BEST MEXICAN:
Taco Cantina

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BEST SUSHI:
Longhouse

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BEST PIZZA:
i.talia

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BEST PLACE TO CELEBRATE:
Line & Lure Seafood Kitchen and Tap

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BEST OUTDOOR DINING:
Tom's Urban

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BEST BAR:
360 Bar

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BEST PLACE FOR COCKTAILS:
Muze Lounge

Past Awards


2021 Best in Business: Meeting FacilitiesVancouver Business Journal

2021 Best of Slots Native Northwest - Strictly Slots Magazine

2021 ilani Parking Garage Top Projects Finalist - Daily Journal of Commerce's Top Projects

2021 Top Commercial Project - Vancouver Business Journal's Project of the Year

2021 Best of Clark County - The Columbian's 2021 Best of Clark County

2021 Best of Dining & Nightlife - Casino Player 2021 Best of Dining & Nightlife

2021 Best of Dining & Nightlife - Native Northwest 2021 Best of Dining & Nightlife