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MGM Grand Detroit Casino

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Address: 1300 John C. Lodge Freeway, Detroit, MI
Phone Number: 877-888-2121
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The ironic setting for the MGM Grand (a former IRS building) is only...

The ironic setting for the MGM Grand (a former IRS building) is only temporary; a permanent casino is to be built along the riverfront.

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LuigiSLP

very nice looking although SMOKEY casino. separate banquet areas that are situated for large groups. clean and cared for

4 of 5 starsReviewed 4 days ago
Jonathon H
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

very nice looking although SMOKEY casino. separate banquet areas that are situated for large groups. clean and cared for

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Thank Jonathon H
cleveland, ohio
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25 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

The last time I was in this casino was at least 10 years ago. We were in the area and decided to stop on our way home. We went in with $60 thinking....play a couple 20s and hit the atm. Much to my surprise.....my first 20 I won over $300 on Wicked Winnings IV. Cashed out and handed my husband... More 

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Thank chooky54
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19 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

beautiful, fun, clean lots of food and great drink service, feels like Las Vegas , pricey to stay but fun

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Thank 614tinam
Woodside
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1,639 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 254 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's a bit far from the airport, but if you have a few hours to kill, you can take a half hour cab ride to it. It's a nice large casino, plenty of slots and tables. It's fairly clean. Security seemed visible, though the surrounding area did seem a little less cared for.

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Thank Bernardo F
Belgrade, Serbia
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65 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Well,for me all casinos look like. I was there for dinner, check little bit around and ok.Nothing special.

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Thank SladjLa
Toronto
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113 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Im more of a hold'em player, dont like slots and on occasion I play roulette also but both are not very good at this casino. Very few card tables, which you need to go to the upper floor in order to play. Roulete tables are also far and few and the electronic ones are even fewer. I havent gone to... More 

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Thank superwell
Milan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Experience here was as good as any non Vegas gambling location. Once inside you can easily picture yourself in Vegas. Tables and Slots are all up to date and working very well. The only problem at MGM is allowing people to just sit at machines waiting, watching, or just resting; while others (like myself) want to play that particular machine.... More 

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Thank Alan F
Philadephia
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49 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2015

We went for dinner to the Wolfgang Puck Steak house in the casino. We were not prepared for the smoke. The walk through the casino was entertaining if not sad given the number of folks in this hardscrabble town losing their money everywhere but the density of the smoke was a big surprise to us as all indoor venues are... More 

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Dearborn Heights, Michigan
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2015

Slots are very tight and pay least amount possible, terrible payouts they give a little bit but take a lot more money only to leave you broke please be careful.

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Thank Mike A
Dearborn, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2015

one of the best casino in Detroit Area close by Detroit ' river and at the Center of the downtown clean place with nice restaurant and a free parking to all gusts its nice getaway place in detroit

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