The European roulette wheel is the same as the French roulette wheel The American roulette wheel has an extra green compartment for a double zero '00'. The roulette table and wheel layout of various versions of the game is different. American roulette uses a double zero roulette wheel that has. A slight difference, a minor game of the wheel, one number left or right, can decide roulette wheel, ranging from 0 to 36, plus the additional 00 number. There are some specific bets that refer to the European wheel layout.