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“Fun time in the Spa City”

Saratoga Casino Hotel
Reviewed March 24, 2013

The Saratoga Casino is located at the Harness Track and has lots of parking. The casino itself is relatively large and has a huge number of slot machines as well as digital roulette and craps. The variety of slot machines and rotation of new slot machines over time are not nearly as good as Las Vegas or the Connecticut casinos but it will keep one busy. The best times to go to the casino are during the week or earlier in the day if you want to play a large number of machines. However, if you have patience, even evening times of the weekend will allow you play a large variety of slots. There are two main restaurants at the casino: First, there is a smaller sandwich shop that has improved greatly and provides a good value for your money. Second, the buffet is spacious and has acceptable food. However, getting into the buffet during busy times is amazingly slow as there are only two registers open! Also disappointing is the main desk where one can stand in line for long periods of time to redeem coupons.

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Reviewed March 18, 2013

this place is deceivingly huge. There are lots of people in here trying to strick it rich! Many of them do not seem happy- but we enjoyed ourselves. It's nice because its close- any other casino is a big drive for us. We won more than we spent (this time around)

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Reviewed March 7, 2013

Food at Garden Buffet was horrible; wouldn't eat there again if you paid me to do so. However, Garden Buffet supervisor named Sarah was wonderful in listening to complaint about food quality and comping us a replacement meal at Lucky Joe's, also in the casino, which was excellent in quality.

Thank Joe H
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Reviewed March 4, 2013

This is a fun place if you understand that it's ALL video slots/poker. It's not racing season, so this review is just about the casino portion. It's small and low budget, although clean and staff/servers were very friendly. We played video roullette for several hours and put back a few beers (you have to pay for drinks). I'd go here again. Not much to do in upstate NY in the middle of winter. Roulette wasn't a "tight" machine at all. I guess it all depends how you play. I will say that I have never seen the same number(s) come up with so much frequency. We kept playing whatever was considered "hot" and kept winning.

Thank TravelDog99
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Reviewed February 24, 2013

The Saratoga casino is about 20-25 minutes from Albany. The best part is that there is no smoking in the casino. They have a large selection of slot machines and poker tables. The buffet is very reasonable with a large selection of different foods. I would reccommend anyone to visit this casino the location is great. Some hotels in Albany also have free bus shuttles to and from the casino.

Thank debbie a
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