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Address: Fort McDowell Road and State Route 87, 10424 N Fort McDowell Rd., Fountain Hills, AZ 85264
Phone Number: +1 800-843-3678
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Sun - Sat 00:00 - 23:59
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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Located in the heart of the Southwest, Fort McDowell Casino offers guests...

Located in the heart of the Southwest, Fort McDowell Casino offers guests gaming excitement, multiple cuisine options, premier hotel accommodations at Wekopa Resort and Conference Center and absolutely amazing views and surroundings. Fort McDowell Casino and Resort features: Fabulous gaming facility with over 900 state-of-the-art slot and video machines, with new machines being added monthly Live keno, blackjack and poker room featuring daily/weekly/monthly tournaments with daily prizes. Bingo players are sure to find their favorite seat in our spacious and award winning 1200+ seat bingo hall, which features the Valleys best daily promotions, highest payouts, and Fort McDowell exclusive multi-progessive game Planet Bingo, plus receive table-side food service in our bingo and poker rooms. Free live entertainment in the Lucky 7 Saloon (Fri - Sun) featuring bands like Mogollon, 9-Ball, Furious George, The Hamptons, Rhythm Edition and many others. And its your place to see every NFL game and UFC fights. When you're ready to break from the gaming, Fort McDowell Casino offers a wide variety of delicious dining options. Chose one of our 5 different casino restaurants: New York Deli - Fresh Brooklyn-style deli sandwiches, plus much more. Café 87 - Casual dining open for breakfast, lunch and dinner every day, featuring $2.99 Breakfast Bonanza Special. Noodles Sushiya - Hearty Chinese and Vietnamese noodles and sushi menu. Red Rock Buffet - All you can eat buffet dining, including All-You-Can-Eat Crab Legs on select days. Silver Platter - Old fashioned burgers and shakes. Plan your Arizona vacation today! To learn more about Fort McDowell Casino or We-Ko-Pa Resort & Conference center please visit us at the website listed above.

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Smokey

Small casino with some of the latest penny slots, but very smokey. A jacket I wore there for about 2 hours smelled of smoke two days later. Buffet is very limited but OK food... read more

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 12 October 2016
wendy f
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San Diego, California
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17 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

For a non-smoker this place is unbearable. But if you don't mind the smoke, the dealers are very friendly, very fun, and very helpful. I assume that for casinos in Arizona everything about this place is normal but compared to casinos across the country this one deserves a low rating. No craps, no real roulette, smoke filled rooms, and they... More 

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Thank Mj1721
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15 reviews
6 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

Small casino with some of the latest penny slots, but very smokey. A jacket I wore there for about 2 hours smelled of smoke two days later. Buffet is very limited but OK food for the price.

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Thank wendy f
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

The Fort used to be hands down he best casino around. The people are friendly, I loved the 87 restraint, with its potato skins,(can't get them anywhere but Phoenix now) and the oatmeal was a delicious bargain at $2.50. The summer of 2016 has changed everything!. They have changed the 87 café, new dishware, new menu that doubles the price... More 

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Thank Rosalie R
Phoenix, Arizona, United States
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18 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016

The main thing we noticed....not many tables for blackjack. Later in the evening had to wait a bit for a seat. Second thing we noticed....no bells or sirens going off for winning slot machines. We were there for over 10 hours, never heard anyone yell, a machine go off or any indication anyone had hit anything ALL night. The Red... More 

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Thank Holly G
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10 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

Went with a group of 22. Will never go again. Casino's ventilation system...if they have one in the casino is nil. Overwehelming smell of cigarette smoke. Never going again. Restaurants give good value for good food. Bingo room well ventilaated

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Thank sylviaw960
Phoenix, Arizona
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17 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016

I would have given this casino a higher rating but they really need to do something about the smoke. I appreciate them having a non-smoking bingo room and a non-smoking casino floor area. I use these area exclusively as my wife cannot handle the smell in the rest of the casino. The staff is friendly, the games are not too... More 

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Thank AZRaider
Phoenix, Arizona
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109 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016

Spent several hours in Casino gambling, drinking. Was surprised at how cheap drinks were in casino. Spent lot's of money. I will note that the cigarette smoke is almost unbearable. My throat is sore two days later. Staff is friendly enough. Thanks to Players club for some additional free concert tickets!

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Thank hoodoo2003
Gallup, New Mexico
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6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2016

If you ever want to be treated like a KING. You need to stay at this PLACE. They have the best staff very well staffed everybody is super nice. With one outstanding member by the name of VANDY we meet him at the pool bar his service was great every body at the pool seem to enjoy his service.The rooms... More 

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Thank ruben g
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4 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

Nice restaurant,good prices,sometimes the service is not up to your expectations the best at the casino,located at the no smoking area

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Thank Lalo C
Phoenix, Arizona
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2016

unless you get there VERY early and it you don't like smoke you are ok....but around 7am people start coming in that smoke and then it is time to go...not good when you don't smoke

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