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The Gilpin Casino

111 Main Street, Black Hawk, CO 80422
+1 303-582-1133
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Not Vegas

Definitely not the fast pace of Vegas but you can still have a good time. Most of the staff at the... read more

Reviewed March 15, 2017
lillady66
via mobile
Night out with the girls

I and several of my co-workers went out for a night's fun doing some gambling. We went up for a few... read more

Reviewed December 25, 2016
Hepcat02
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Denver, Colorado
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good27%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible9%
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111 Main Street, Black Hawk, CO 80422
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Reviewed March 15, 2017 via mobile

Definitely not the fast pace of Vegas but you can still have a good time. Most of the staff at the Gilpin are helpful and friendly. If you really wanted a cocktail you would be better off going to the bar directly no wait staff...More

Thank lillady66
Reviewed December 25, 2016

I and several of my co-workers went out for a night's fun doing some gambling. We went up for a few hours and it was a lot of fun. Since we all live in Denver, it's a short trip and easy to drive there. We...More

Thank Hepcat02
Reviewed September 23, 2016

Blackhawk is a mountain town with a strip of about 50 small casinos. All are non-smoking and can easily walk from one to the other. This casino is associated with the Lodge Hotel and Casino down the street. It has 4 table games (yes, 4)...More

Thank LWandDW
Reviewed August 10, 2016

i really enjoy gambling at the gilpin, always a fun time, new and trendy games, the staff always pleasant and friendly

Thank Cindy S
Reviewed August 9, 2016

After sight seeing we popped in to try our luck and 2 out of 3 of Us won some money. Beers were free and we enjoyed the atmosphere as it was a Monday and not crowded.

Thank Cowgirlb12
Reviewed June 24, 2016

The Gilpin over the years has become my favorite Black Hawk casino. I love the history and the atmosphere first of all, and the fact it doesn't change into some huge glitzy operation. Lucille Malone's is THE BEST restaurant in Black Hawk, and while all...More

Thank Mary S
Reviewed June 22, 2016

Seven of us get together about every couple of months. This is our first stop. We like the bartenders, gambling and restaurant. Always have fun here.

Thank Richard M
Reviewed April 26, 2016

The casino is located in a historic building. Good mix of games and generally a lot of action. They offer random payoffs called Quick Strikes that can pay any machine at any time.. Awards are up to $100 or possibly up to many thousands of...More

Thank dljansa
Reviewed August 28, 2015

Turns out this is a sister site of The Lodge Casino just down the street. Not nearly as big, but still good sized; plenty of slots and some table games. Helpful gentleman at the Players Club gave me a Gilpin card even though The Lodge's...More

Thank wikwik
Reviewed July 13, 2015

This casino and the Ameristar are wonderful places to win or lose your money =D The only thing I didn't really like is not being served drinks. Never seen a cocktail waitress come by. Finally went up to the bar and asked for one.

Thank Frog M
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bfou14
Is the age restriction to gamble 18 or 21 at this casino?
January 14, 2017|
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Response from Cindy S | Reviewed this property |
you must be 21 to gamble here
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