The rake is applied with a no flop, no drop rule - if you the hand doesn`t
go past the flop, no rake is taken. Otherwise the standard rake is 5%,
with maximums determined by the number of players at the table and the
table limit. The absolute rake limit is $2 per pot.
Traffic at Cake Poker is average to low - at the time of review, during
off-peak hours, just over 1,500 players were online. At peak hours and
during popular tournaments this can triple.
Software And Features:
Cake Poker software is a very sophisticated poker game suite, packed with
features that allow you to make the most of your poker game. You can keep
notes on other players, track your own play using hand statistics, and
pre-set game actions in advance. The software is very stable and plays
Supported Games And Limits:
Only Texas Holdem and Omaha are offered, which is fair enough, in that
this covers probably 90% of the player market. Limits range from $0.01/$0.02
to $500/$1,000 - so there`s a huge continuum to suit almost every kind
Deposit And Withdrawal Options:
Visa, Mastercard, Diners, NETeller, Moneybookers, ClickandBuy, WebMoney,
GluePay, UseMyWallet, Ukash, paysafecard, EcoCard, direct bank transfer,
Visa Electron, Maestro, Solo, Delta, POLi, Giropay, Sofort, iDeal, CartaSi,
Postepay, Laser, Euro6000, 4B, Inteligo, MTransfer, PKD Bank Polski, Enets,
The competition is quite varied at Cake Poker. You`ll find some pretty
soft and loose play at the lower limit tables, which is pretty normal.
The competition gets stiffer as the stakes increase, as you would expect.
However, the overall percentage of soft competition is slightly lower
than at many of the larger poker rooms because of the relatively low player
Cake Poker runs a very professional player services and support team,
which is available at all times of the day and night.
Low player numbers sometimes means that you either have to wait to play
as there are not a lot of tables open, especially at higher limits.