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Thunder Valley Casino

Open Now: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Open today: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
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Fun, loud. Machines galore. This casino is huge and very modern. Clean and easy to navigate. I saw... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
295SD
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Sacramento, California
via mobile
Ok casino too much smoke

They need to provide bigger smokeless area.it's too much cigarette smoke there.I used to be a... read more

Reviewed September 28, 2018
ArunK2319
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Thunder Valley Casino Resort is a AAA Four Diamond award-winning casino and resort. It is owned by the United Auburn Indian Community and opened in June 2003. Thunder Valley Casino Resort features a 250,000-square-foot Las Vegas-style casino...more
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Hours Today: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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1200 Athens Ave, Lincoln, CA 95648-9328
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+1 916-408-7777
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I have been going (off and on) to Thunder Valley for many years now. I will NOT be returning. It has gotten so dirty over the past few years and the slots are a joke. They just don't pay out. I can go almost anywhere...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ShellieUlrey6226
ThunderValleyR, Manager at Thunder Valley Casino, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hello ShellieUlrey6226, thank you for your feedback. We understand your frustration and want you to know that we care about your experience. We strive to provide a 4-diamond standard at all times and we are always looking for ways on how to improve. We have...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent our birthday celebration at Thunder Valley if we are not going out of state .I like the ambiance and the friendliness and professionalism of all employees that I came in contact with.

Date of experience: November 2018
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ThunderValleyR, Manager at Thunder Valley Casino, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hello isabelgA5241YA, we’re glad too hear that your birthday was a great. We strive on providing excellent service throughout the resort. We can’t wait until your next visit!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fun, loud. Machines galore. This casino is huge and very modern. Clean and easy to navigate. I saw people winning and losing. In fact, I lost while others in our party won. But all of f us had a good time.More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 295SD
Manager_TVCR, Manager at Thunder Valley Casino, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Good Morning 295SD, Thank you for your comments. With over 3,000 fabulous slots, yes it's fun and loud and we appreciate your feedback. Don't forget about our fabulous new Bingo and Poker Rooms. We also have a new Lobby Lounge as well. We hope to...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I went to thunder valley for the first time. The cigarette smell was so aweful it made my nose & throat burn. I played the slot machines & it took my money very fast. The most I've won on a penny slot machine was 188.00....More

Date of experience: November 2018
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ThunderValleyR, Manager at Thunder Valley Casino, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Road47793210304, we’re sorry to hear about your experience. We understand your frustration about the smoke and are working on improving the ventilation system. We have passed your message on to management. Thank you.

Reviewed November 7, 2018

musical talent unlike anywhere else in NoCal! Try playing after midnight and may the luck and good fortune of the Irish bless you.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank PTarmann
ThunderValleyR, Manager at Thunder Valley Casino, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you PTarmann for the review! We hope to have you back soon.

Reviewed November 3, 2018 via mobile

And most people will tell you the same. Other then the food selections, the concerts and the prime rib buffet specials....they aint much to write about. Drinks are over priced, slots rarely hit. And cocktail servers take forever if you find one at all. But...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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ThunderValleyR, Manager at Thunder Valley Casino, responded to this reviewResponded November 5, 2018

Hello Lisa, thank you for your feedback. We’re sad to hear that your visit was not what you expected. We understand your frustrations and have forwarded your feedback to management.

Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

So I have been going to thunder valley for years I was an elite membership unfortunately security is run by a bunch of children who feel Powerful. So sad for someone who spends a lot of money there but I am so done. Train your...More

1  Thank Janice G
Reviewed September 28, 2018 via mobile

They need to provide bigger smokeless area.it's too much cigarette smoke there.I used to be a frequent visitor now I visit only once in a whlie.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank ArunK2319
ThunderValley, Manager at Thunder Valley Casino, responded to this reviewResponded October 2, 2018

Hi ArunK2319, thank you for your feedback regarding the smoke inside the casino. Our engineers are continually working to improve our ventilation system. We will pass on your message to our staff. We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed September 21, 2018

YELP IS A SCAM, THEY HID THIS REVIEW! LIKE ALOT OF 1-2 STARS! OK, all you loyal Thunder Valley guests, NOTHING is random at Thunder Valley Casino, you will want to read the MIDDLE of this review at least. They are desperately trying to keep...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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ThunderValley, Manager at Thunder Valley Casino, responded to this reviewResponded October 2, 2018

Hello GSWarriorsFolsom, thank you for your review. We would like to learn more about your visit. We have a sent a private message so that we can get your contact details and someone from our staff can reach out you.

Reviewed September 8, 2018

This casino, tucked away in the California foothills north of San Francisco and east of Sacramento, is a fun place to visit for a few hours of gaming entertainment, with a large variety of the latest slots.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Kathleen R
ThunderValleyR, Manager at Thunder Valley Casino, responded to this reviewResponded September 10, 2018

Hello Kathleen, thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. We strive on providing the best and exciting games to our guests. We hope to have you back soon!

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Chery M
November 22, 2018|
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Response from ThunderValleyR | Property representative |
For our first time visitors, we recommend signing up for our Thunder Rewards Program. Thunder Rewards Members have a chance at receiving $5 - $500 in slot play when they sign up. You also receive %5 percent back in comps... More
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August 15, 2018|
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Hi. If you go to their website and click on restaurants you will see the menus for their restaurants and the buffet hours and monthly theme.Be sure to sign up for their loyalty card. It will get you discounts at all the... More
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Michael J
June 10, 2018|
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