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Address: 12819 Yelm Hwy SE, Olympia, WA 98513-9111
Phone Number: +1 360-412-5000
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8:00 am - 7:59 am
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Sun - Wed 8:00 am - 5:00 am
Thu - Sat 8:00 am - 7:59 am
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Red Wind Casino specializes in gaming, dining and entertainment in the...

Red Wind Casino specializes in gaming, dining and entertainment in the greater Olympia area. We're now Redder Than Ever. Clean Air: We've added more than 42,000 sq. feet of smoke-free gaming and dining. Check out our smoke-free slots, bar and all new Medicine Creek Deli! New, Updated and Renovated Restaurants: In addition to remodeling the Blue Camas Buffet, the Medicine Creek Deli and the Squalli-Absch Grille, we've also opened a brand new fine dining seafood restaurant named std tulcak which means "food from the water" in the Lushootseed language. More than 1,400 Slots: We now offer the latest releases while still maintaining your timeless favorites in both our smoke-free gaming area and our main casino floor. We also offer a full array of table games including craps, roulette, blackjack, Pai Gow, three card poker along with Keno and Speed Keno. Nisqually Red Wind Casino opened its doors in May of 1997.

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Squalli-Absch Grille

I have now had the honor of eating at the Squalli-Absch Grille three times. The staff has been welcoming and courteous on each visit. On my last visit, I ordered the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 6 days ago
Rick S
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Tacoma, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Love the non smoking area. Wish I could submit my Keno ticket without going into the smoking area.. Casino personnel are friendly and helpful

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Thank Sally M
Lacey, Washington
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I feel like I am constantly contributing to the jackpot winners. May be I sound like scour grapes, but I never win playing the slots at this casino.

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Thank Ketki G
Olympia, Washington
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

They have a very large non smoking area and staff cleaning the machines in the entire area. This is important to me because I have been to many casinos where you feel like using sanitizer on them. The restaurants are nice and the food is very good and prices are good.

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Thank sadiet769
Olympia, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We frequent the Red Wind Casino about 2 times a month. They have very friendly dealers and supervisors. Even tho we don't go often, they know us by name and are always friendly and fun to talk to. We mostly play blackjack and if you don't have an engaging dealer, it ruins the experience. There is a deli, Seafood restaurant... More 

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Thank BellaLuna61
Litchfield, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Same slots that you would find at any casino but the Buffet, WOW The food as well as the service is the best ever. I've been to some of the largest Indian casino Foxwoods and Mohegan Sun as well as casinos in Las Vegas non are as good as this one. A must visit if your in the area

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Thank BobR586
Tacoma, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I have now had the honor of eating at the Squalli-Absch Grille three times. The staff has been welcoming and courteous on each visit. On my last visit, I ordered the Squalli-Absch Filet trio. It consists of three Filets cooked to order, each prepared a different way, and served on garlic mash potatoes. This dish was excellent. Each Filet was... More 

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Thank Rick S
TN and MS
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

I've eaten at casinos in LosVegas and Gulf Port but this one didn't even come close. Food plentiful but not very tasty. We won't go again.

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Thank ommie7
Yelm, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate at the new seafood Restaurant, this place is amazing. The food was delicious; service was extremely great our waiter Brian was very professional and very knowledgeable on all items in the menu. I was completely blown away with the entire experience! I completely forgot I was even in a casino. You have to try it for yourself. You... More 

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Thank Charlie P
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The casino is bright, moderately loud, and can be expensive if you don't know when to go home as there are no guaranteed winners. Parking is readily available through the self-park garage or valet parking service. Once inside your gaming locations are either smoking or their newer non-smoking section which is quite large. Either section offers a wide variety of... More 

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Tucson, Arizona
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So sad to hear the Red Wind is discontinuing LIVE entertainment in the Cabaret. This is very unfortunate. It's one of the main reasons for us going there with friends.

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