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Presque Isle Downs and Casino

#10 of 61 things to do in Erie Features Animals
8199 Perry Hwy, Erie, PA 16509-6640
+1 866-374-3386
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A stop by the Downs for Linda and Terry

We stopped by one Sunday Evening during the summer meet. Very nice facilities. Nice track, gaming... read more

Reviewed yesterday
LindaKay1959
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Floyds Knobs, Indiana
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Nice slots

A two day trip to Presque Isle staying at the Baymont Inn & Suites arriving Sunday through Monday... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
tuscy
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Located off Exit 27 on I-90, Eldorado’s Presque Isle Downs and Casino in Erie, PA is home to the hottest new slots, progressive table games, live racing (Sunday thru Thursday May thru September,) simulcast racing year-round and several dining options including LBV Steak & Pasta. Gambling Problem? Call 1-800 Gambler.
  • Excellent22%
  • Very good32%
  • Average28%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“horse racing” (52 reviews)
“nice casino” (48 reviews)
“table games” (44 reviews)
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Hours Today: 00:00 - 23:59
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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8199 Perry Hwy, Erie, PA 16509-6640
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+1 866-374-3386
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We stopped by one Sunday Evening during the summer meet. Very nice facilities. Nice track, gaming area very modern and clean. The casino part was well kept, clean, and modern. The machines were functioning and no out of order signs Would recommend stopping if in...More

Thank LindaKay1959
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A two day trip to Presque Isle staying at the Baymont Inn & Suites arriving Sunday through Monday. Great comps with free play and discounted stay at the Baymont. The restaurant in the casino on upper level overlooking racetrack was delish and fun. Many types...More

Thank tuscy
PIDowns, Manager at Presque Isle Downs and Casino, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thanks for the positive review and feedback!

Reviewed 6 days ago

I've been going here for more almost a decade so I'm finally making time to submit a review. This place is a true 'racino', with 100 days of live horse racing and a full casino that the race track is attached to. I visit both...More

Thank Samuel M
PIDowns, Manager at Presque Isle Downs and Casino, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a thorough review of PID. We appreciate all of the great feedback (positive and negative) and will pass it on where applicable. Thanks again, Samuel.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had the buffet there most of the food was cold also the waitress was not friendly and was complaining about how there was only two waitresses and the place was getting filled up and how the tables are not getting cleaned off if she didn't...More

Thank puppygirlone
PIDowns, Manager at Presque Isle Downs and Casino, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

We are sorry to hear about your recent visit to our Backstretch Buffet. We are sorry that one of our Team Members did not provide you with the level of Guest Service that we expect them to. We strive for all of our Team Members...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

By far my favorite casino to play at. I feel safe and the casino is clean! Staff is very friendly...never had a bad experience. Went to the track for the first time - that was a blast! Definitely my racetrack/casino of choice!

Thank finishlinefarm
PIDowns, Manager at Presque Isle Downs and Casino, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks so much for the awesome review and feedback! We are happy to hear you love PID! See you next time!

Reviewed 1 week ago

I stopped in to check out the restaurant of the Casino and was advised by the floor supervisor that they offer it only on week ends. He suggested the Star Bucks stand. They were a satellite SB, so they did not have all the goodies...More

Thank Michael H
PIDowns, Manager at Presque Isle Downs and Casino, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for the feedback, Michael.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a great time! Didn't win anything but it was a nice time. The only thing I didn't like was the confusing smoking policy. Seems like smoking and non smoking is random by which machine you're at. And there's not a lot of signs....More

Thank Maia G
Reviewed 1 week ago

Your average racsino. Clean, well lit and it offers thoroughbred racing. Couple of bad points though. Smoking section is as you walk in so it kind of hits you right away. Also we got there for race 3 and there were no more racing forms...More

1  Thank BuckeyeBob44471
Reviewed 1 week ago

Gamblers expect to loose but you want some play time for the money. You can't even finish a cigarette before going through $100 on a penny slot with a Max bet of $1.50. I Received a free meal for my birthday in February. My husband...More

Thank Tammy B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lots of penny slots to let you enjoy the night longer. Free soft drinms and coffee concessio. Horse track was lots of fun! Great for a night out.

Thank John T
PIDowns, Manager at Presque Isle Downs and Casino, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks so much for the glowing review and feedback, John!

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Debrah W
8 June 2017|
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Response from PIDowns | Property representative |
The drinks are not free, but depending our your ONE Club card level, you may receive one or more comp drinks.
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TuesdayKate
12 November 2016|
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Response from Boba_Fett_33 | Reviewed this property |
This is in PA my friend. If you are not 21, they MIGHT send you to a work camp. THAT BEING SAID, our laws are so archaic (the Puritans even shake their heads at our..ah, MORALS), you MIGHT be able to get in if you are 18... More
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Sharria M
8 April 2016|
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Response from Charlene W | Reviewed this property |
I don't know. I only play the slots.
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