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Address: 4229 Stuhlman Road, Vernon, NY
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Fun, smoke-free casino

The casino is located within a harness horse racing facility. The casino is clean, plenty of slots, loud and fun. My sister needed to get a reward card from the customer service... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 1, 2015
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English first
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14 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015 NEW

The casino is located within a harness horse racing facility. The casino is clean, plenty of slots, loud and fun. My sister needed to get a reward card from the customer service desk. The young man she spoke with was less than pleasant to her and became annoyed when she asked questions about the card. Considering the older clientele I... More 

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Rochester, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

I enjoy coming to Vernon Downs we come up once a month stay right at the hotel and go to the casino love the Buffet

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Susquehanna, Pennsylvania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

Vernon Downs was a pleasant surprise. We were there years ago and found that it has been considerably remodeled/upgraded since then. There was a good variety of machines. Video Poker used to be different; the machines are like regular IGT machines now. Bonuses on the slots seem to come with regularity. We did not eat there so I cannot say... More 

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Upstate NY
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

I love the atmosphere here - better than Yellow Brick Road - it's larger than YBR, less of a bar crowd, decent food (I've only done the cafe-like place where you can get hot dogs, burgers - service there is not the greatest but it's not a sit down place). The casino is usually clean - they have my favorite... More 

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London, Canada
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13 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

great racetrack. everything else a dump. grandstand and concessions in bad need of upgrading.washrooms are a disgrace.i have been in outhouses that smelt better and were cleaner.one look and you can see any money goes to the casino.certainly not a fan favorite place to go to. what a letdown to travel from ontario to visit and to be so disapointed.

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Utica, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 240 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

TIght machines where you don't get many jackpots but you do get a lot of points for food & gifts... you can easily 'earn' yourself a free lunch with a couple hours of play. Basically all slots. Don't hear many big payoffs here but its probably better paying that the nearby Turning Stone. If you're there, nice side visit.

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Williamsville, New York, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

view from the fifth story room over looking the race track. Room was clean and the bed was very good.

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Belle Harbor, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

very depressing place...for a young person. The average age of the patrons was 80 +... they should just install oxygen tanks on all the machines.. the food in the restaurant by the casino was horrid

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Mohawk, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

I've been going there for years for dinners, races and food. It is a much more relaxed environment than the big noisy glitzy casiinos. Sure it's smaller, more limited than the big casinos but it also offers racing with a number of specials. Can't wait for the track to open again. And although small, there is a large variety of... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

I loved the atmosphere and especially the smoke free environment! We were able to listen to a great band and also play the slots. The people that go there are always laid back and the staff is very friendly.

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Address: 4229 Stuhlman Road, Vernon, NY
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Vernon

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