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Presque Isle Downs and Casino

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8199 Perry Hwy, Erie, PA 16509-6640
+1 866-374-3386
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ANOTHER WIN

Another trip to the casino restaurant (LBV) with the family again and it was another win.Three... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
bigALerie
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Erie, Pennsylvania
Racetrack Yes! - Casino No!

We are not into casinos, but do enjoy betting small on the horses. Track is huge with some sort of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
bilodeau2015
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Pennsylvania
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Located off Exit 27 on I-90, Eldorado’s Presque Isle Downs and Casino in Erie, PA is home to the hottest new slots, progressive table games, live racing (Sunday thru Thursday May thru September,) simulcast racing year-round and several dining options including LBV Steak & Pasta. Gambling Problem? Call 1-800 Gambler.
  • Excellent23%
  • Very good32%
  • Average27%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible8%
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“horse racing” (55 reviews)
“nice casino” (51 reviews)
“table games” (47 reviews)
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Hours Today: 00:00 - 23:59
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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8199 Perry Hwy, Erie, PA 16509-6640
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+1 866-374-3386
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Another trip to the casino restaurant (LBV) with the family again and it was another win.Three steaks, one chicken and one pork chop dinner with three apps. All were more than satisfied with their meals. I had the pork chop and it was very good...More

Thank bigALerie
Reviewed 1 week ago

We are not into casinos, but do enjoy betting small on the horses. Track is huge with some sort of black surface. Does make it difficult to view the entire race from such a great distance. Enjoyed watching the horses in the paddock area which...More

Thank bilodeau2015
PIDowns, Manager at Presque Isle Downs and Casino, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thanks for taking the time to review PID! We appreciate all of your feedback. Our race track surface is called Tapeta. We do have a large restaurant upstairs, The Brew Brothers, that has panoramic views of the race track. Next to you visit us, check...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Our first trip to Presque Isle casino was a lucky one for our entire party! Although I didn't recognize many of the slot games, I was able to win and walk away with more money than I came in with. The racetrack wasn't operating that...More

Thank Sanj2561
PIDowns, Manager at Presque Isle Downs and Casino, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks so much for the positive review and feedback! Hopefully you come back and see us again soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have stopped in at the casino every time we have stayed in Erie! Always clean and the staff is helpful. Enjoy all the slot machines and next time want to play some card games!

Thank Barb S
PIDowns, Manager at Presque Isle Downs and Casino, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks so much for the five star review and excellent feedback, Barb!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Never been to a horse track before, but we went on a Sunday evening for their racing deal. Free admission and you get $1 and $2 hot dogs and burgers. Great deal and fun to see how the ponies run.

Thank giwpriestap
PIDowns, Manager at Presque Isle Downs and Casino, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for the positive review and feedback!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice casino with friendly staff and plenty of entertainment. Bar even has live entertainers on the weekend.

Thank Dara K
PIDowns, Manager at Presque Isle Downs and Casino, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks so much for the five star review and great feedback, Dara!

Reviewed 13 September 2017

Took my 97 year old mother on a casino hopping tour. First stop Presque Isle. Nice Casino. We stayed at hotel across the street. There was a 24/7 shuttle between the hotel and casino. Nice experience. Hotel clean, new and very reasonably priced. Casino clean...More

Thank Kim B
PIDowns, Manager at Presque Isle Downs and Casino, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks so much for the five star review and glowing feedback, Kim! We hope you decide to visit us again!

Reviewed 13 September 2017

It was the first time we ever went to this casino. Plenty of slots, and table games. Lots of walking quite spread out. We had our meal upstairs where you can view the horse races. We had a good time. Didn't win much but that's...More

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PIDowns, Manager at Presque Isle Downs and Casino, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for all of your feedback, Clair. We hope you come back to visit us soon!

Reviewed 13 September 2017

We hadn't been to a live horse race in a couple of decades until last week at Presque Isle downs. They have 8 races a night 5:30 until 9, Sunday through Thursday, ending on 10 /5 this year. Not the top circuit thoroughbreds, but still...More

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PIDowns, Manager at Presque Isle Downs and Casino, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thanks so much for the positive review and feedback! We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 13 September 2017

Went to the live horse track racing and they were having their family night of $2 burgers and $1 fries. When we arrived the food was coming from a food truck and the burger was awful and ice cold. It didn't help that it was...More

Thank QtownFarmer
PIDowns, Manager at Presque Isle Downs and Casino, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for visiting us for Live Horse Racing! We want to apologize for the experience that you describe during your recent visit. We do apologize that you felt your burger was cold. We will speak with our Culinary Team and have this...More

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Debrah W
9 June 2017|
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The drinks are not free, but depending our your ONE Club card level, you may receive one or more comp drinks.
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TuesdayKate
12 November 2016|
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Response from Boba_Fett_33 | Reviewed this property |
This is in PA my friend. If you are not 21, they MIGHT send you to a work camp. THAT BEING SAID, our laws are so archaic (the Puritans even shake their heads at our..ah, MORALS), you MIGHT be able to get in if you are 18... More
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Sharria M
8 April 2016|
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Response from Charlene W | Reviewed this property |
I don't know. I only play the slots.
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