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Kawartha Downs and Speedway

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Address: 1382 County Rd 28, Peterborough, Ontario K0L 1V0, Canada
Phone Number: +1 705-939-6316
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Mon - Fri 09:00 - 17:00

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Nice casino

We found that the casino had a nice selection of slots . The gamblers seemed very happy! We actually ate at the dining area. The food was good and plentiful and we had a nice... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
audreydineenastr2016
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Guelph, Canada
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Guelph, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We found that the casino had a nice selection of slots . The gamblers seemed very happy! We actually ate at the dining area. The food was good and plentiful and we had a nice relaxing time.

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Thank audreydineenastr2016
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11 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

My husband took me here for my birthday. It's the first time being there. The casino is smaller than we were used to, but it wasn't over crowded, so had no trouble finding a machine. I won a bit of money, but hubby didn't. Lunch at the alacarte restaurant was very good. We both had shrimp in a basket. Quantity... More 

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Thank Valerie R
Stouffville
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 July 2016

This is a great, little casino, tucked away in the farmland of Peterborough County. The staff are lovely, they have great entertainment , and the slots are a lot of fun. Not a lot of machines, but enough, people are very friendly, loved that!

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Thank StouffvilleDanal
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2016

There are a lot of reviews and even pictures here that claim there is weekly stock car racing at this facility. There is not. The pictures on this page are of Peterborough Speedway, which is a different track about 5 km away. makes one wonder about the legitimacy of reviews of any attractions in this area if people don't even... More 

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Thank Mike R
Ontario
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36 reviews
7 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2016

We have only been to this casino 3 or 4 times, but we really like it. The people are friendly, the staff are excellent and it's just a nice little casino. It's probably one of the busiest casino's we've been too and the machines seem to light up more than most we've been to !!

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Thank LiveForVacation2228
Lindsay, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2016

This is a great place to go for a good night of racing. It is not fancy at all but just a fun night out with friends or family

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Thank Kathy F
Peterborough, Canada
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12 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 March 2016

We have had many trips to the speedway never a disappointment ! Facilities are clean , staff are friendly ! We love the Nascar end of season race !

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Thank kamolotskeeper
Peterborough
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35 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2015

We were all very surprised after gambling and having fun for a couple hours we decided to go out for dinner. Upon leaving we decided to try the casino for dinner. We had the rib and twice baked potato dinner that was the special of the day. It was so good. The rib was tender and flavorful. The whole dinner... More 

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Thank Debbie B
Peterborough, Canada
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2015

Good night out. Had a meal in the restaurant which was ok. It was a buffet style meal. Nice to sit in comfort as you watch your horse race.

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Thank corinnelvis
Toronto, Canada
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35 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2015

About 40 of us went to the track and slots for a fun evening. We were seated together in the dining area and had great seats for the races. The prime beef buffet was excellent--the beef was tender and the servings were generous. The line-ups were a bit of a pain; firstly to register and then again to validate the... More 

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