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Baccarat is a thrilling game that's easy to pick up. Experience the best live Baccarat experience for Irish players at our exclusive Playtech Eurolive Baccarat tables.

Our Live Dealers are streamed to you in the highest quality thanks to state-of-the-art cameras from gorgeous looking studios that perfectly replicate the casino floor. You can stake your bets and chat with your host and other players at the table – on any device and from any location in the country.

Read our full overview below to make sure you're one step ahead of the rest!


  • Number of Live Dealer Baccarat Games Available: 13+.
  • Platform: Playtech.
  • Min-Max Bet Limits: €1-€5,000.
  • Watching Mode: Yes, some of the games allow you to join as a spectator.


To play with our Live Baccarat dealers for real money you need to first login. If you don't have an account at IE, you can create one in 2 easy steps by clicking here.

Once you create your account, log in and make a deposit using one of our many popular Irish payment methods. Have you done all that? You're now ready to hit the tables! Select one of the games and start playing Live Baccarat for real money.

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At IE, you'll find seven unique Live Baccarat tables available for you to sit and play in our game lobby, with limits as low as €1 and a maximum bet limit of €5,000. View the table below to see each game's bet limits easily, Return to Player (RTP) and a brief description.

You can also spectate at all tables before taking a seat and making your first bet.

Live Baccarat Game Name Bet Limits (Min-Max) RTP % Description
Baccarat Lounge €5-€1500 85.6%-98.76% Full-sized Baccarat table with professional hosts and.
Golden Baccarat €1-€5000 85.6%-98.76% Gold table and studio design with a full range of side bets.
Grand Baccarat No Commission €1-€5000 85.6%-98.76% 0.5% commission removed from bankers bets.
VIP Baccarat €1-€5000 85.6%-98.76% This is a high-stakes variant of the game of Baccarat with 6 side bets, in addition to the Player Bet, the Banker Bet and the Tie Bet.
Dragon Tiger €1-€2500 85.6%-98.76% The goal of the game is to bet which side (dragon or tiger) is dealt a higher value card, or whether the result is a tie.
Speed Baccarat €1-€5000 85.6%-98.76% Enjoy the thrill of playing Baccarat at a much faster rate. This table uses standard Baccarat rules.


Learning to play Baccarat is easy, and if you've never played before, then you're in for a treat! You may be familiar with online Baccarat games which pit you against a computer and use a Random Number Generator (RNG) to determine the result.

But, if you're looking to recreate the authentic casino atmosphere, then you have to play at our Live Baccarat tables.

You'll be seated against a real dealer who will entertain and talk with you as you place bets on the dealer's hand, your hand or a tie game. You don't need a webcam or microphone – take your seat and enjoy the best live online Baccarat games filled with suspense and intrigue!


The basic premise behind Baccarat is to beat the banker by correctly guessing which hand will be closest to 9 points. There are three possible outcomes you can bet on:

  • Banker wins.
  • Player wins.
  • A Tie.

You must place your bet before the cards are dealt during the betting round. Your table's dealer will let you know when the betting round is open, and there will be on-screen prompts as well. When the betting round has finished, two cards will be dealt to the player box and two cards to the banker's box

Card Values

You can calculate points by adding the card values together. Tens and Royal cards are worth zero points. All other cards are worth their face value, for example, a 4 card is worth 4 points, an 8 card is worth 8 points. But if the points exceed 10, then only the second digit of the hand is counted. Here are some examples:

  • 2 + 5 = 7 points in total. The hand value is 7.
  • 4 + 8 = 12 points in total. The hand value is 2.

To win, you must correctly bet on which hand will be closest to 9, the player's hand or the banker's hand.

3rd Card Rules

There are house rules that will determine when a third card will be drawn, and there's a max limit of three cards per hand.

The player hand must draw a card if the first two cards total 0 – 5, and will stand on points totalling 6 to 9.

A 'natural win' can occur if the first two cards dealt are equal to 8 or 9. If this happens the game is over, and you'll be awarded your winning bets, no third card will be drawn.

The third card rule for the banker is different because it depends if the player stood or took a card, but you don't need to memorise it because the dealer will deal with all the necessary cards.

  • Banker will draw a card if the first two cards total 0, 1 or 2.
  • Banker will stand if a 'natural win' is dealt.
  • Banker will stand if the initial hand value is 7 points.
  • Banker will stand if the hand value is 6 points and the player did not draw a hand.
  • If the banker's initial hand total is 3, 4, 5 or 6 points AND the player drew a third card, then the banker will act according to the below table:
Bank Hand Initial Total Banker draws a card when player's third card is Banker stands when player's third card is
3 0-7 and 9 8
4 2 to 7 0, 1 and 8, 9
5 4 to 7 0 to 3 and 8, 0
6 6 and 7 0 to 5 and 8, 9
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Did you know Baccarat has one of the lowest house edge’s out of all casino games? That means you have some of the best odds when playing at a Live Baccarat table. It’s just one of the reasons Baccarat is such a popular game at Ireland.

You’ll notice in the table below that a winning banker’s hand pays slightly less – a small commission is taken because the house edge is lower.

  House Edge RTP Pays
Player Hand 1.23% 98.77% 01:01
Banker Hand 1.05% 98.95% 0.95:1
TIE 14% 86.00% 8 to 1

You can see all the game specific payouts in the game’s help section. Just click the options menu and then help.


Here are some useful tips which you should read before playing:

  1. Stake your bet on the banker more than the player hand. This is because the banker has a slightly better house edge, even though you must pay a small commission on those bets.
  2. You should rarely bet on a Tie. The payouts are much higher than betting on either the player hand or banker’s hand, but the chances to win a Tie bet are minimal. Only place this bet if you're feeling extra lucky.
  3. Manage your money. Baccarat is a relatively simple game to play, and mini Baccarat is played even faster. Be sure to properly manage your money by only playing with what you can afford to, and if necessary, use our safer gambling tools, such as time limits, deposit limits and loss limits.


Our Live Baccarat games are provided by Playtech’s leading Eurolive studios, known for its security and trust as only licensed casinos can use Playtech software. You’ll find several different Baccarat tables in our live lobby with a wide range of bet limits no matter the size of your bankroll.


Playing Live Dealer Baccarat is thrilling and exciting, and although it may look confusing to newcomers – don't worry! There's an extensive in-game help section that you can access. Click on the options button and then click on help. In this section, you'll find:

  • How to play the game.
  • Side bets.
  • Baccarat rules.
  • Game interface.
  • Third card rules.
  • Return to Player (RTP).

Customer Support: You can also contact our Customer Support team 24/7 via email, Live Chat and Telephone. Our expert team of agents will be more than happy to assist with any questions or concerns that may arise. You can also chat directly with your Live dealer if you have any questions about the game or rules.


To see all the latest bonus offers, check out our promotions page, filled with daily specials and competitions with amazing perks and offers. It's continuously updated, so be sure to check for new and exciting promos.

If you're a new customer from Ireland, you can also claim a generous Welcome Bonus, but it's only valid for your very first deposit so make sure it counts!

For further explanation about the available bonus types, please visit the casino bonuses page.


We offer more than just Live Baccarat to our happy customers. At Ireland you'll discover that our easy to use live lobby is filled with incredible live dealer games that cater to everyone, with large and low bet sizes.

Whether you want to beat the dealer at cards in Live Blackjack or Live Hold’em, and guess the right pocket in Live Roulette, we have a table that's fit for you.


Our Live Baccarat games really do offer exceptional service to fans of the game. Our professional and courteous dealers are waiting for you to join the table and place your first bet.

All you need is a steady internet connection, and you can play from anywhere in your own home, or even on the go. You won't find a more immersive experience that perfectly replicates the authentic casino atmosphere of Las Vegas, Macau and Monte Carlo.

Open your account at Ireland and play Live Baccarat today!