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Great Blue Heron Charity Casino

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Address: 21777 Island Road, Port Perry, Ontario, Canada
Phone Number: +1 888-294-3766
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Owned by the Mississaugas of Scugog Island First Nation, this small casino...

Owned by the Mississaugas of Scugog Island First Nation, this small casino offers more than 50 game tables including Pai Gow, card poker, mini-baccarat and roulette.

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Exactly what you should expect

Blue Heron is exactly what you should expect, regular patron. New point system major step in right direction. Wish they would stop with 200 plus hand pays as jackpots. Costs us... read more

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 24 September 2016
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Worst security ever EVER! Everything in this Casino is out of date,and they even don't have a proper machine to check ID!! Have used my Massachusetts Driver's License several times in different casinos such as fallsview casino,casino rama etc. Everything went smoothly in those casinos,but not in GREAT BLUE HERON!!!!!!! The front door security took out a very old book... More 

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BEAVERTON
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Revisited after 3 years and sadly find it worse now. Crowded for a Monday afternoon. Atmosphere is not right here. I can't explain why. Food venues are terrible. An empty buffet restaurant, an empty bar and a sad little sandwich counter. Crowded casino, empty restaurants, you do the math.

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Whitby,Ontario
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016

Blue Heron is exactly what you should expect, regular patron. New point system major step in right direction. Wish they would stop with 200 plus hand pays as jackpots. Costs us time and them money while you wait. Food at buffet is average at best, very disappointing. Overall ok spot to make donations.

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Thank newt7Whitby_Ontario
Markham, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016

No hotel rooms or entertainment available just slots and gaming tables. The buffet restaurant is good and the food is reasonable. The bar is slow in service and they only allow to buy one drink per person and if you want to buy for someone else (i.e. 2 drinks) the other person must be with you at the bar. The... More 

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Oshawa
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016

Stopped in after travelling all day for work, needed a break. First impression is good when you walk into the place, went to use the bank machine, its a casino, I needed money, and WHAT?!?!?! $3.75 service charge. That's crazy and its not like there are options near by for another bank machine, unless you came in through Port Perry.... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

We drove to Port Perry and area for the day to explore and stopped in here for lunch as it claimed to have an excellent buffet. It was not excellent. Perhaps it was the time we arrived, but the food looked like it had been there all day. Nothing was fresh and everything looked a bit sad. For the price,... More 

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Thank Megan M
Toronto
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016

Pretty dismal little casino lacking in atmosphere or excitement inside or out. Would definitely suggest taking a pass on the buffet, very small with few options. If you're close by, then pop in for an hour or so and continue on with your trip.

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Thank travelfanToronto
Toronto, Canada
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3 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

Second time I've gone there for lunch and both times it was a spectacular disappointment. Was advertised as Seafood Spectacular with pictures of shrimp and crab - sounds good right? Checked the ad, it included lunch buffet, so we thought we'd try it. Breaded popcorn shrimp, breaded calamari, breaded pollock, and fake crab.... Desserts were probably bought at Costco -... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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96 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

This casino has slots on one side of the building and on the other side is the poker and card game side. I never play on that side cause I really only like the slots. They have the 1, 2, 25, 50 and $1 slots. But this is a small casino. They have a buffet but on Saturday it was... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2016

Love the atmosphere at the Blue Heron, we stop whenever we are in the area. Nice little casino and the staff are very efficient and friendly.

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