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Fort McDowell Casino

Fort McDowell Road and State Route 87, 10424 N Fort McDowell Rd., Fountain Hills, AZ 85264
+1 800-843-3678
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Ladies night at the casino

Entertaining casino with restaurants, bars, and live bands. The casino appears small but there is a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
JPeso
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Gilbert, Arizona
Loved!

First time visit ever. Didn't like the parking, either you have to use valet, which we did, or self... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Joella H
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Mescalero
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Located in the heart of the Southwest, Fort McDowell Casino offers guests gaming excitement, multiple cuisine options, premier hotel accommodations at Wekopa Resort and Conference Center and absolutely amazing views and surroundings. Fort McDowell Casino and Resort features: Fabulous gaming facility with over 900 state-of-the-art slot and video machines, with new machines being added monthly Live keno, blackjack and poker room featuring daily/weekly/monthly tournaments with daily prizes. Bingo players are sure to find their favorite seat in our spacious and award winning 1200+ seat bingo hall, which features the Valleys best daily promotions, highest payouts, and Fort McDowell exclusive multi-progessive game Planet Bingo, plus receive table-side food service in our bingo and poker rooms. Free live entertainment in the Lucky 7 Saloon (Fri - Sun) featuring bands like Mogollon, 9-Ball, Furious George, The Hamptons, Rhythm Edition and many others. And its your place to see every NFL game and UFC fights. When you're ready to break from the gaming, Fort McDowell Casino offers a wide variety of delicious dining options. Chose one of our 5 different casino restaurants: New York Deli - Fresh Brooklyn-style deli sandwiches, plus much more. Café 87 - Casual dining open for breakfast, lunch and dinner every day, featuring $2.99 Breakfast Bonanza Special. Noodles Sushiya - Hearty Chinese and Vietnamese noodles and sushi menu. Red Rock Buffet - All you can eat buffet dining, including All-You-Can-Eat Crab Legs on select days. Silver Platter - Old fashioned burgers and shakes. Plan your Arizona vacation today! To learn more about Fort McDowell Casino or We-Ko-Pa Resort & Conference center please visit us at the website listed above.
  • Excellent17%
  • Very good24%
  • Average33%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible12%
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“slot machines” (15 reviews)
“fun place” (8 reviews)
“prime rib” (5 reviews)
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Hours Today: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
LOCATION
Fort McDowell Road and State Route 87, 10424 N Fort McDowell Rd., Fountain Hills, AZ 85264
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+1 800-843-3678
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Entertaining casino with restaurants, bars, and live bands. The casino appears small but there is a lot to do there. We had a really good time.

2  Thank JPeso
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First time visit ever. Didn't like the parking, either you have to use valet, which we did, or self -park and hike in the heat. Rooms were very comfortable, bed linens were soft and pillows, amazing! Pool was nice! Ate at Grill 87 - $4...More

2  Thank Joella H
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Smaller casino but fun newer and older slots. Varsity is nice. Senior day had great buffet. Still too Smokey at any location.

1  Thank susiecampbell805
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was ok, the buffet lacked variety but was hearty. The fried bread was yummy but only one because they are big!!!

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Reviewed 10 July 2018

OK place for food and entertainment. The golf course is the best. Many different things to do in one place.

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Reviewed 26 June 2018

Love this place, always a winner here! The staff is really nice too! Just love, love. If you're looking for a good time and BIG wins this is the place to go :)

1  Thank Nanaimo A
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Reviewed 5 June 2018

Not a lot of slot machines compared to casinos we've visited in Las Vegas and Atlantic City, NJ, but enough to drain your wallet quickly if you don't win! We loved the bingo! We signed up for the evening bingo and had a fun time...More

2  Thank Virginia D
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Reviewed 4 June 2018

We stop by for a birthday. it was alright. my husband order a beer from the bar and the bartender handed a beer that was 1/2 way .. really like the bartender didn't see it before handing it to him? anyway had to go back...More

Thank 88Martinez
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Reviewed 14 May 2018

The casino is top notch. I didn't see any live craps or roulette. Plenty of slot machines everywhere to sit and have fun..

1  Thank Grumpy6513
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Reviewed 30 April 2018

Simply average. Nothing revolutionary here, and in my opinion, kind of sad. No one here looks like they are having a good time. Everyone sitting around is just chain smoking chronically with a huge frown looking miserable. Loaded with alcoholics and chain smokers. I would...More

1  Thank Curtez151
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Felipa M
31 March 2016|
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Response from AZdrummer | Property representative |
They have free morning bingo on Mon, Wed, Sat & Sun @ 9am. Matinee 7 days a week @ 12:30, and Evening 7 days a week @ 6:30. Also a late session on Fri and Sat @ 11:30pm. There are about 1000 seats and an enclosed... More
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Kimberly K
4 November 2015|
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Response from Ruth S | Reviewed this property |
Fort McDowell does offer free transportation. Since you have a group and are going on New Years Eve you may want to contact their reservation department: Contact the reservations department directly for ride information at... More
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