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The Famous Bonanza Casino

Open Now: 8:00 AM - 3:00 AM
Open today: 8:00 AM - 3:00 AM
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It's old unique, original people great here.

Take your time and explore, stop and eat upstairs, good daily special. Old time casino , like back... read more

Reviewed November 23, 2018
Ted C
Love The Place!!

My husband and I really enjoyed this Casino! Reminded us of old days with vibe of casino and... read more

Reviewed July 9, 2018
Vacation579394
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107 Main St., Central City, CO 80427
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Reviewed November 23, 2018

Take your time and explore, stop and eat upstairs, good daily special. Old time casino , like back in the day .

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Ted C
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I really enjoyed this Casino! Reminded us of old days with vibe of casino and coins/buckets! Staff was super friendly! Did pretty good on gambling too! Went twice! Just loved it!!! Would definitely recommend to folks visiting Black Hawk /Central City area!

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed March 5, 2018

It was like a step back in time. They actually had slots that used coins! There were plenty of modern slots as well as the older machines. The cocktails were tasty and rounds were frequent.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank RemyJ90
Reviewed December 22, 2017

My brothers and I were here in Central City for the day, checking out all the casinos. Overall, most of them were about the same. This "Famous" casino was decent, having a good assortment of slot machines. We didn't win any money, however.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank PhlegmMaster
Reviewed September 16, 2016 via mobile

Everyone helpful pleasant Jeff the manager super nice guy - huge focus in community - they even have gam room for the kids

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed September 5, 2016

We stayed in BlackHawk, but rode the FREE bus shuttle to Central City (about 2 miles) to the Bonanza and Easy Street Casinos. First off the drinks are FREE (beer,mixed drinks,wine or just soda) and the slots are lose. We wondered in here just looking...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Sablebell
Reviewed July 25, 2016 via mobile

I rank in excellent since my son and I won big time at the black jack table and they changed dealers three times in an hour. Anyway, that aside, it was small and intimate, old yet tidy as a pin and the working staff could...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed June 5, 2016

Our goal in Central City and Black Hawk was to hit as many casinos as we could in an afternoon and evening. This was our 2nd stop, having crossed the street from Century. It looks as if several store fronts were taken over to set...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank CovingtonCat
Reviewed May 18, 2016

The people are very nice and attentive, the gaming is fun and we sometimes win. The food is typical processed casino grade, don't eat there.

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank Dave B
Reviewed December 13, 2015

Stopped into Bonanza after walking around Central City a bit looking for some table games. We were directed upstairs and there was just 1 table with a dealer at it. The table open was offering $3 Double Deck BlackJack. I have played blackjack before but...More

Date of experience: October 2015
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