IP’s thirty-two Recognized by Wine Spectator with 2017 Restaurant Award

BILOXI, Miss.IP CASINO RESORT SPA’s thirty-two has been honored for its outstanding wine program in Wine Spectator’s 2017 Restaurant Wine List Awards. One of the Gulf Coast’s favorite restaurants for fine dining and wine has been recognized as one of the top destinations from around the globe for wine lovers.

“Our cellar has grown to this level of excellence due to the tireless efforts of John Gaulke, our resident wine expert, who is constantly caring for and looking to supplement our more than 725 selections,” said Stephen Morgan, Director of Food and Beverages. “We are honored to be recognized for the sixth year in a row by Wine Spectator thanks to his hard work.”

thirty-two was awarded the Best of Award of Excellence, and is one of more than 1,000 restaurants selected from more than 70 countries for the recognition. Best of Award of Excellence recipients offer more extensive selections with significant vintage depth and excellent breadth across multiple regions. thirty-two has received this award every year since 2012. 

“We strive to be the Gulf Coast’s choice for everything from gaming entertainment to dining experiences and beyond,” said Duncan McKenzie, Vice President and General Manager of IP. “To be honored by a distinguished, internationally read publication like Wine Spectator is a privilege, and one that reinforces the exceptional experience we provide here at IP.”

thirty-two is one of several award-winning dining destinations at IP CASINO RESORT SPA. One of south Mississippi’s most sought-after dinner reservations, thirty-two was also awarded the AAA Four Diamond Award in 2016. To learn more about thirty-two, visit www.IPBiloxi.com.


Winner of the elite AAA Four Diamond award, the IP CASINO RESORT SPA is the Gulf Coast's premier entertainment resort destination. Towering 32 stories over the scenic Back Bay of Biloxi, the IP is home to more than 1,000 elegantly appointed hotel rooms and suites, live entertainment, award-winning restaurants, and a first-class spa. For further information, visit www.ipbiloxi.com. IP CASINO RESORT SPA is a property of Boyd Gaming. Headquartered in Las Vegas, Boyd Gaming is a leading diversified owner and operator of 24 gaming entertainment properties located in Nevada, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana and Mississippi. Boyd Gaming and IP press releases are available at boydgaming.mediaroom.com.