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Eldorado Gaming Scioto Downs

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Open Now: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Open today: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
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Fun place to spend a cold or rainy afternoon

We enjoy this casino very much!it is clean(no smoky smell, like so many older casinos have) and... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Betsy0807
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Columbus, Ohio
Could be better

Stopped here to cash my lottery ticket. Was sent over to guest service area. Waited in line for 20... read more

Reviewed February 10, 2019
misspatrick1977
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Columbus, Ohio
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Ohio's first Racino, Eldorado Gaming Scioto Downs offers over 2,200 of the world's hottest games in a 120,000 square foot facility that NEVER CLOSES! Enjoy live harness horse racing every May - September and simulcast wagering year-round. We've been...more
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Nice, clean, smoke-free environment that offers games for every interest. Promotions are good and machines are well-maintained and generally in good working order. Staff is friendly and very helpful. FYI, there are exterior smoking lounges with slots, too.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank laralynsasaki
EldoradoResortsInc, Public Relations Manager at Eldorado Gaming Scioto Downs, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

laralynsasaki, THANK YOU FOR YOUR FIVE STAR REVIEW! We couldn't have said it better. Thanks for the kind words. Cheers to you. Scioto Downs.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Go see a movie or have an expensive dinner and a show out; it would be less costly than watching your money dissipate to zero. This is a gambling hall and it is well managed to be sure you only win part of your money...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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EldoradoResortsInc, Public Relations Manager at Eldorado Gaming Scioto Downs, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Carmello71, thank you for your feedback. We know that the best part of gaming is winning. We hope you find more luck and more fun on future visits. Cheers. Scioto Downs.

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We enjoy this casino very much!it is clean(no smoky smell, like so many older casinos have) and spacious. The games are plentiful and fun. The restaurant inside was excellent and we will return. We want to go back when the horses are racing.More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Betsy0807
EldoradoSciotoDowns, Public Relations Manager at Eldorado Gaming Scioto Downs, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Betsy0807, thank you for your FOUR STAR review. We try to be fun in all types of weather. We have non-smoking on the gaming floor and outdoor smoking for guest that enjoy smoking and gaming. Glad you had a great time. See you again soon....More

Reviewed February 12, 2019

Love this place. Have been several times. Nice restaurants. The casino is clean and staff are friendly.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank RVersUSA
EldoradoSciotoDowns, Public Relations Manager at Eldorado Gaming Scioto Downs, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

RVersUSA, thank you for your FIVE STAR review. Sounds like you had a great time. See you again soon! Cheers. Scioto Downs

Reviewed February 10, 2019 via mobile

Stopped here to cash my lottery ticket. Was sent over to guest service area. Waited in line for 20 minutes on s Saturday just to be told I needed to go wait in another line. Might want to have more than two agents working on...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank misspatrick1977
EldoradoResortsInc, Public Relations Manager at Eldorado Gaming Scioto Downs, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

misspatrick1977, thank you for your feedback. We sincerely hope you give us another try in the future. We are sorry to have missed you expectations. Have a lucky day. Scioto Downs

Reviewed January 17, 2019

At over $60 a couple, I was VERY hesitant about going to the Scioto Downs Grove Buffet for the all you can eat crab leg buffet, but guess what, It was worth EVERY dollar we spent. Expect a line, but once you get in, the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Cynthia B
EldoradoSciotoDowns, Public Relations Manager at Eldorado Gaming Scioto Downs, responded to this reviewResponded January 24, 2019

WOW Cynthia! Thank you for the glowing FIVE STAR review. We appreciate your feedback and your enthusiasm. I guess we'll be seeing you again next Friday for the all you can eat Crab Leg buffet at the Grove Buffet. Cheers. Scioto Downs

Reviewed January 6, 2019 via mobile

I had a great time playing the slots; won a little and lost a little. There were a LOT of people winning a LOT. The casino hosted a charity event for the Girl Scouts, which was enjoyable. I ate dinner at the prime rib buffet,...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Regina A
EldoradoSciotoDowns, Public Relations Manager at Eldorado Gaming Scioto Downs, responded to this reviewResponded January 24, 2019

Regina, thank you for the FIVE STAR review. So happy to hear you won, enjoyed the food and will be back. Have an awesome New Year! Cheers Scioto Downs

Reviewed January 2, 2019

Went to the New years eve party and had a great time at Brew Brothers met some friends that just happened to be there.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank jimhiser
EldoradoSciotoDowns, Public Relations Manager at Eldorado Gaming Scioto Downs, responded to this reviewResponded January 24, 2019

Jimhiser, thanks for the FIVE STAR review. The NYE Party at the Brew Brother's was great. Glad to hear you met some friends and maybe even made a few new ones. Have a happy and healthy New Year. Cheers! Scioto Downs

Reviewed January 1, 2019

Fairly crowded and didn't appear to be a lot of 25cent slots. Also, not extremely loose. Nice restaurant selection, but not the greatest slots.More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank dmkm53
EldoradoSciotoDowns, Public Relations Manager at Eldorado Gaming Scioto Downs, responded to this reviewResponded January 24, 2019

dmkm53, thank you for your feedback. We have over 2,200 of the newest and hottest games in central Ohio. If there are specific games you are looking to play, be sure to ask an attendant for directions or advice. Have a happy New Year. Cheers...More

Reviewed December 28, 2018 via mobile

Went here to celebrate my birthday. Got free play money and had a good time. Great machines and the place was clean and comfortable. Nice people working there as well.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank K V
EldoradoSciotoDowns, Public Relations Manager at Eldorado Gaming Scioto Downs, responded to this reviewResponded December 31, 2018

KV, thank you for your FIVE STAR review! Hope you had a great Birthday. See you again soon. Cheers, Scioto Downs

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LincandShanna
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Irish E
June 8, 2018|
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Response from Christina B | Reviewed this property |
No free Wi-Fi but agreed. I have straight talk with Verizon I have good reception my mom had AT&T now sprint her phone don't work as well
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Dorothy P
March 31, 2017|
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Response from Jeff M | Reviewed this property |
After signing up for an Eldorado players card, you can check the kiosks or slot machines any time you wish.
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