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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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i do not like the fact of no real table games....games are electronic...no fun or authenticity with that....only been there very few times and find the vibe a little depressing... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed April 16, 2015
jb826
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new york city
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new york city
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50 reviews 50 reviews
6 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015 NEW

i do not like the fact of no real table games....games are electronic...no fun or authenticity with that....only been there very few times and find the vibe a little depressing although the bar/muisc scene at times can be very lively

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Bronx, New York
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

When are you going to accept betting on races from Europe......Big steeple race at Aintree tomorrow and the action should have been one of the special event for the weekend racing card...We get nothing. Bage

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Eileen R, Manager at Empire City Casino at Yonkers Raceway, responded to this review

jyear413, thank you for your honest feedback. We will take your suggestions into consideration. Thank you. More 

Passaic Park, New Jersey
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
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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Eileen R, Manager at Empire City Casino at Yonkers Raceway, responded to this review

Christine, we are sorry to hear you experienced this. We will take this feedback into consideration. We are glad we were able to fix the problem in the end and get you your winnings. Thank you. 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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Dallas, Texas
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4 attraction reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
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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3 reviews 3 reviews
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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23 reviews 23 reviews
20 helpful votes 20 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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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
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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30 reviews 30 reviews
5 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
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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