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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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Great game selection!

This is the only Phoenix area casino where you can actually win at. Live poker and very good game... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
greggR2146TR
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Dewey
Great for food

We were attending a conference being held at the Reservation hotel. The food at the casino was... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
thomasjamesm2017
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Lakeside, CA, United States
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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.
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Hours Today: 00:00 - 23:59
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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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 2 days ago

This is the only Phoenix area casino where you can actually win at. Live poker and very good game selection. Better prices on beer too! Could improve beverage service on the floor.

Thank greggR2146TR
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were attending a conference being held at the Reservation hotel. The food at the casino was extremely flavorful and inexpensive. Great service.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

No great shakes as a casino, parking okay probably because it’s not a busy place, smoky inside and it smelled

Thank Steve G
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Reviewed 7 January 2018

If you love smoking then this is the place for you. This aging, smoke filled casino is in need of major renovations. The place is getting rundown and management does not seem to have a clue on how to improve this place. Hey guys!...go visit...More

Thank Marc M
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Reviewed 2 January 2018

Staying at We-Ko-Pa makes this a fairly easy walk to the casino. It’s a throw back to the old Vegas casinos when you’re hit with the overwhelming smoke smell when you walk in. You get used to it but I recommend not wearing anything you...More

Thank Marc K
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Reviewed 2 January 2018

Great casino. We were happy with our winnings. Observed lots of payouts! Very clean everywhere. Not smoky. Just need to teach the male bartender the proper glass to use when serving champagne and to not fill the glass to the top so it bubbles over!

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Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Why would anybody want to go to a place that they weren't welcome. I don't know but I was the idiot to try. Absolutely zero customer service, awful food and the group that is running this place has no business sense. Please please please don't...More

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Reviewed 15 November 2017

I like to play a few hands of Black Jack and some slots. I have been here a few times and each time I leave a bit depressed by the folks around who do not look like they are very healthy, have been spending hours...More

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Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

We ended up playing for a while, eating at the buffet, and leaving with the same amount of money we arrived with.

Thank Robin C
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Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

One of the nicer casinos I have visited! Nice new machines, well spaced. Their buffet restaurant is very clean.

Thank Winks
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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
3 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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