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Presque Isle Downs and Casino

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8199 Perry Hwy, Erie, PA 16509-6640
+1 866-374-3386
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Fun Casino

I have been to this casino many times tho I don't live really close by. Over the years they have... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jeannine P
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Dunkirk, New York
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Brew Brothers - Great Food and Many Beers

Went to Brew Brothers on a Friday for happy hour. They have a HUGE draft beer selection, with some... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ed M
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Erie, Pennsylvania
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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.
  • Excellent23%
  • Very good32%
  • Average27%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible8%
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“horse racing” (55 reviews)
“nice casino” (53 reviews)
“table games” (48 reviews)
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Hours Today: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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8199 Perry Hwy, Erie, PA 16509-6640
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have been to this casino many times tho I don't live really close by. Over the years they have kept right up to date with the newest types of machines, while still making the old favorites available to patrons. Sometimes we win and sometimes...More

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

Thank you very much for the positive review and feedback! We look forward to seeing you next time you are in town, Jeannine!

Reviewed 1 week ago

Went to Brew Brothers on a Friday for happy hour. They have a HUGE draft beer selection, with some staples (Sam Adams, Miller Light) along with a long list of craft beers. I tried several and all were very good. As an appetizer we got...More

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

Thank you so much for the fantastic review and feedback, Ed! We are happy to hear you loved The Brew Brothers! Feel free to check us out on Untappd to keep updated on our beer selection!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was surprised how bad it’s become. Gave it a try after several years an not impressed. Place still smells like cigarette butts. Basically it’s one big room and when people smoke it fills the whole place. Not much to it other then a few tables...More

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

Thank you for taking the time to review PID. We will pass this feedback along.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

People are friendly and the machines are tight...have won a couple hundred dollars a couple of times.....More

Thank DeannaTk
PIDowns, Manager at Presque Isle Downs and Casino, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to review PID. Casino payouts are the number one complaint that EVERY casino receives. It is very important to us that our guests receive the time on device they desire. Unfortunately, there are times when that does not happen...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

the buffet is terrible most food barely warm meat tough.the slotmachines are tight lost 20 dollars in 5 minutes no good giveaways,too smoky,ticket cashing machines always broke,cashiers way too slow,horse races a joke won a trifecta& won 10 bucks woohoo,eldorado & Mr. Farve killed this...More

Thank mrctooruh
PIDowns, Manager at Presque Isle Downs and Casino, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

It sounds like you had a rough night! The ticket machines when they show out of service are waiting for money fills which means the machines ARE paying out. 50% of the casino floor is non-smoking. I would recommend trying the casino area across from...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyable day entertaining would like it better if it wasn’t so smoky inside .friendley and helpful staff in all a nice place

Thank cynthia4049
PIDowns, Manager at Presque Isle Downs and Casino, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for visiting and taking the time to review PID. We appreciate your feedback.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went there yesterday. I keep saying I am never going back there because the machines don't pay. They don't have many new machines. They put the new ones in the smoking section and the old ones in the non smoking. The buffet is not open...More

Thank pey10750
PIDowns, Manager at Presque Isle Downs and Casino, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Free play or “comps” that you refer to them as are given based upon an individual’s play. If you’d like a more thorough review of your account, we’d be more than happy to go through it with you. Please call us at 866-374-3386 and ask...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Fun place to be. Great promotions. The dealers are very friendly on the tables, which keeps me coming back !

Thank Val H
PIDowns, Manager at Presque Isle Downs and Casino, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks so much for taking the time to write about PID. We appreciate the positive review!

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Although we got a free dinner or lunch because I am a veteran. The food quality is usually very goos. But today of all days it was very poor. I got my free dinner but it wasn't anything to brag about. Sorry it should have...More

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PIDowns, Manager at Presque Isle Downs and Casino, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We apologize for your recent experience at our Veteran’s Day Buffet. We are sorry to hear that you did not think the food quality was where it should have been. We will speak with our Culinary Team about this to ensure that it does not...More

Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

We were staying in Erie to attend a wine tour event and decided to shuttle to the casino. We took canned goods to exchange for gambling cash. Also got free cash for signing up for players cards. Many of the slot machines were old and...More

Thank kathyToledo_Ohio
PIDowns, Manager at Presque Isle Downs and Casino, responded to this reviewResponded 9 November 2017

Thank you for visiting and taking the time to review PID! We appreciate all of your feedback and will pass it along to the appropriate departments. Thanks again!

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Judy T
1 November 2017|
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21 for Slots and Tables 18 for Thoroughbred Racing
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Debrah W
8 June 2017|
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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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