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Kentucky Downs

5629 Nashville Rd, Franklin, KY 42134-6995
+1 270-586-7778
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Horrible, Horrible Place.

It is a major rip off. They advertise 2.5 million in jack pots paid every month. That is a lie... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
alexanderjames4963
,
Millersville, Tennessee
via mobile
Unusual casino, bingo and horse racing

This is not like the casinos in Vegas. The machines have different names than the usual casinos... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Sherry W
,
Nashville, Tennessee
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good20%
  • Average25%
  • Poor13%
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Travellers talk about
“slot machines” (9 reviews)
“race track” (5 reviews)
“play bingo” (4 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 am - 2:00 am
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
LOCATION
5629 Nashville Rd, Franklin, KY 42134-6995
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+1 270-586-7778
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"slot machines"
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"race track"
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"play bingo"
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"non smokers"
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"friendly staff"
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"two hours"
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"first floor"
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"smoking is allowed"
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"second hand smoke"
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"races"
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"september"
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"downs"
in 11 reviews
"gamble"
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"minimum"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It is a major rip off. They advertise 2.5 million in jack pots paid every month. That is a lie. I have friends that are addicted and this place rips them off. They are diamond status on the player cards and are given little trinkets...More

2  Thank alexanderjames4963
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is not like the casinos in Vegas. The machines have different names than the usual casinos. The winnings and losses are based on the outcome of past horse races; however, you just pick your bet per line (like 50 cents) and hit the spin...More

Thank Sherry W
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Reviewed 13 July 2018

There are no table games, only machines...and those machines aren't traditional slots, they are instead machines that are based on historically held races and the outcomes of those races. This then determines the winning combination that is displayed on the 'reels' of your machine. Traditional...More

4  Thank Charles P
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Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

If you're not the club type but would like to have a little fun do a little gambling /gaming time passes so fast when you're having fun and great opportunity to win big money all of my friends have one large sums of money there...More

1  Thank nia t
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Reviewed 9 July 2018

The staff was excetionally friendly, we enjoyed our time there. The only thing we didn't like was the NON separation of the smoking and non-smoking. I mean you can go to the right or the left of the casino to smoking/nonsmoking but there is really...More

1  Thank 763rebaw
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Reviewed 9 July 2018

First time here. It is a race track and a casino. I am not sure when the ponies run. It is a small casino. We like video poker which we didn't see. It is mainly machines 1 cent, 5 cent, 25 cent and a dollar....More

1  Thank Don M
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Reviewed 28 May 2018

Kentucky Downs has it all for a fun filled week end. Games, good food, great entertainment! See you there !

2  Thank John F
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Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

We do like this place although they only offer 5 days of racing they have alot of large tv's for viewing races happening at other tracks which you can bet on. They do have a non smoking section but it is in the same room...More

Thank Ed D
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Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

Very large building with veey few races. First of September is the first. About 700 slots, all horse track related. I found it very smokey. Not much else to do.

1  Thank Steve M
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Reviewed 11 May 2018

Could not get away from the smell of smoke , no handle slot machines always are no fun and wow was going to stay longer but the smoke smell would make you sick both smoking and none smoking sections are together with nothing blocking the...More

1  Thank huckleberrysaywhen76
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Zarah P
27 February 2018|
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Response from Donna W | Reviewed this property |
not within walking distance. A 5 minute drive minimum.
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onehundredribbons
9 February 2018|
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Response from DrMarc9491 | Reviewed this property |
Hello onehundredribbons, currently the casino floor is split into two sections, one for smokers and one for non smokers (I was told this a staff member. Smoking is allowed outside the casino.
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Quint B
28 January 2018|
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Response from Donna W | Reviewed this property |
no
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