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Empire City Casino at Yonkers Raceway

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Address: 810 Yonkers Ave, Yonkers, NY 10704
Phone Number: 914 968 4200
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Empire City Casino Scam or Not?

I went to Empire Casino in March 2015. I was doing good on a Michael Jackson slot machine. I won about $68.00 in less than 45 minutes. I had to get my ride back and my time was... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed March 18, 2015
Christine H
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Passaic Park, New Jersey
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Passaic Park, New Jersey
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

I went to Empire Casino in March 2015. I was doing good on a Michael Jackson slot machine. I won about $68.00 in less than 45 minutes. I had to get my ride back and my time was very limited. I won quickly and Lo and Behold my machine jammed half an hour before I was due to leave. The... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

This Casino was very nice and I like to gamble inside. I got very lucky and made the good money from the gambling. This Casino is nice and I like it

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

My time at Casino was Excellent, everything was nice and good and very nice and good. All was good and nice and staff members are nice and good and nice and good.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

Well, here I go again with my reviews of shoddy casinos...if you liked my other ones, youre sure to enjoy this romp: Empire City is the artist formerly known as Yonkers Raceway, and sits just above one of the many anonymous highways of NYC. It's pathetic attempt at a casino is obvious once you walk in: Vagrants huddled by one... More 

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Yonkers, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

This casino is well located here in Yonkers convenient means of transportation a great entertainment place for gambling an a variety of shows and things to do.

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Milford, Connecticut
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19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

I rented a limo for my wife and 2 other couples for Valentine's Day. We went to New York City for a drink at the Marriott Marquis Rooftop bar and then Il Vagobondo for dinner. After dinner on our way back to Connecticut we stopped at Empire City Casino for some gambling entertainment. It was exactly what we thought it... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

I am praying for god to keep me away from that place. I really don't know why they opened a casino. In this world if we pay taxes. And they rob your money in less than 4 hr

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Danbury, Connecticut
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

the people are pleasant-the help is nice and the food isn't bad. my only real complaint is that YOU CAN'T WIN ANYTHING HERE. People tell me that the machines are very tight and there is alot of corruption behind closed doors. just know when you come here-you might enjoy yourself on the slots-i know i do-but don't expect to win... More 

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Yonkers, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015 via mobile

Empire City has all the makings to be a casino except a hotel. The restaurants there are good and the drinks are hit or miss. The bar usually offers great specials during the football season. Another small draw back is there are no table games. This doesn't effect me at all. I go here once or twice a month to... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

Music system is horrible. All the restaurants in house are gross. Food is terrible. This place has no redeeming qualities whatsoever. I'm pretty sure it was built by the state to steal back welfare checks because that's what the clientele all look like. Parking is free and it is off an interstate. I'd rather go elsewhere I suggest you do... More 

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