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Speaking Rock Entertainment Center

122 South Old Pueblo Road, El Paso Tx, El Paso, TX 79907
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Ranked #48 of 51 Attractions in El Paso
Type: Casinos
Description: Large gaming and entertainment complex features video game rooms, Tigua Indian Reservation and Cultural Centre, restaurants and a bar.
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English first
El Paso, Texas
Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
13 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

It smells awful. They should invest in smoke extractors rather than cover it with fragrances. It makes the smell worse. The machines are old and they rip you off. They just take your money. The food used to be good consistently but I guess some staff changes were made, now you don't know if you're going to like your order... More

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Scott B, Manager at Speaking Rock Entertainment Center, responded to this review

Sonatachic, We pride ourselves in the quality of food we serve. We now have 3 different restaurants located inside Speaking Rock. We have are Fast food Style Sidewalk Cafe, Our Fajita Cafe, and our Oyster and Sushi Bar. I would like to invite you to come and give us another shot and try our new restaurants. Hope you have a... More

El Paso, Texas
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014

WARNING! Printers on some machines not working right, got ripped off for $50 two weeks ago, just got back tonight and was ripped off for another $41.00 tonight. I'm a regular (well I was)... and to top it all off some of their staff is really rude. Carlos Cordero, you need to learn how to treat your customers with respect...... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 4
Scott B, Manager at Speaking Rock Entertainment Center, responded to this review

We are sorry you had a bad experience at Speaking Rock. We have taking your complaint seriously and have corrected any problems we had. We would like to encourage you to come back in and give us another shot. We appreciate your business. More

Roanoke, VA
Top Contributor
176 reviews 176 reviews
68 attraction reviews
85 helpful votes 85 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014

We walked through the casino but was not impressed. Very crowded with what appeared to be primarily older slot machines. No video poker games or electronic blackjack or roulette. We left without even playing. Huge difference from playing at Sunland Park Casino which is right next to El Paso.

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el paso, tx
Senior Contributor
46 reviews 46 reviews
6 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2013

This place will suck all the money out of your pocket that you have. Recently I have seen no one win anything. They must be wanting to build something somewhere. Avoid losing - no one wins here.

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Roswell, New Mexico
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
10 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2012

I took my 18 yr old daughter w me to watch God Smack perform live, free at the new Socorro center! What a fantastic and energetic time!

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1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2012 via mobile

You can see the left over glory from the days it was a real casino! Its nice to relax and eat while you play! My husband and I went in with 300$ and walked out with over a 1000$ dollars. That won't happen to everyone but if you plan on losing, which you should ALWAYS do then you don't leave... More

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Miami, Florida
Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
4 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2012

Are you kidding? This has an amazing reputation all over Texas. So out of curiosity I went to see it. Has an atmosphere of a gambling hall and a cafe type of a restaurant.

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Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
1 review
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2012

The Speaking Rock is not like it used to anymore it changed from the cards to real money. Their giving free concerts which is amazing you can be very surprice to walk into a rock band very popular in english or spanish. Food . I heard that when your playing you still don't loose because the ticket you have inside... More

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Kennedale, Texas
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
5 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2012

We stopped in at the Speaking Rock after we enjoyed our personal tour at the Ysleta Cultural Center. The food was good (yummy barbacoa burritos) and the people were nice. The slot machines however were a different story. About 50% of them were down for maintenance, and the place was packed.....I think it was just bad timing on our part.... More

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El Paso, Texas
4 reviews 4 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2011

This is not a casino, the slot machines are really old, none of them with the new stuff you find in Vegas. I like the entreteiment they have free concerts good people, nice service,but the place looks cheap, like it hasn't been renovaded in 20 years. Old and dusty and dark. I won't go back.

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