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Address: 221 N. Main Street, Yuma, AZ 85364-1446
Phone Number: +1 520-782-2192
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10:00 - 20:00
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Sun 10:00 - 18:00
Mon - Thu 10:00 - 20:00
Fri - Sat 10:00 - 21:00
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Get some local flavor at the state's oldest pool hall, which is no longer a...

Get some local flavor at the state's oldest pool hall, which is no longer a casino but serves up its famous Especial Burger, a combination hot dog and hamburger.

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An eclectic place with lots of local colour

We had the burgers they were served promptly. Ample portions so go easy. The décor is an assortment of kitsch and history. The proprietors have an original and authentic approach... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
David M
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9 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We had the burgers they were served promptly. Ample portions so go easy. The décor is an assortment of kitsch and history. The proprietors have an original and authentic approach. Good value and family friendly. As a local institution it is a must do while in Yuma. Burrrp! DWM

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england
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped for lunch on way from San Diego to Scottsdale part of a large coach party, we had tables booked and the staff were very accommodating when we arrived, they were also extremely friendly and hard working. The food was very good and prompt. Take time to check out all the old posters, photographs and other weird things around the... More 

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Thank maureenlogan
Yuma, Arizona
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12 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Can't go wrong with the especial burger which has fried hot franks in it. Beer is good. Fun place to hang out and play pool.

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Thank George F
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Made a quick lunch stop enroute from SanDiego to Phoenix. Very fun old place with a relaxed vibe and great burgers and fries. Pleasant helpful servers and cashier. Great place for a quick bite and some smiles and local history!

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Thank Carolshelb
Salt Lake City
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55 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

This is authentic - a place that was once a casino - now is a restaurant, bar and poolroom. One might note that on entry into Yuma via 4th street off Hiway 8, to the left there is Lutes' Wedding Chapel. Both established by the same person 'back in the day" last century. Both still in business and yes!, You... More 

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Thank BirdsNBees
Yuma, Arizona
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016

Lutes Casino a staple in the Yuma community is the place to go for great eats and night life. Lutes have been in Yuma for over 80+ years. Their famous hamburgers continue to make Lutes the place to be.

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Thank revjap3
Yuma, AZ
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

When you walk into Lutes Casino, don't go in with the idea of playing a one armed bandit, but do expect to find things that you would never think of. Hanging all over the place are things that maybe some of you have never seen. You can spend hours looking and snooping at all the things in there. Besides all... More 

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La Mesa, California
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14 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

A fun, loud, frenetic place for a sandwich and drink. Very casual, reasonably priced, eclectic decor. You gotta go at least once in your lifetime!

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Thank dtwiss
Yuma, Arizona
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25 reviews
14 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2016

It seems from the moment that you step into Lutes that you have gone back in time and are sitting in an old Western Saloon and that Clint Eastwood will walk in at any moment. We went for lunch and the four of us were not disappointed in the four different lunch entrees (most are sandwiches or salads) that we... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 May 2016

Great cuisine, no. But very unique atmosphere. Very busy in the winter months for lunch hour. Simple fast food, all done right. A must see if visiting Yuma.

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