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JACK Thistledown Racino

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Nice Place -My First Experience

I had my first visit here on a Sunday afternoon. This is a very large complex that was basically... read more

Reviewed 19 September 2018
Akron, Ohio
Always have fun when I go!

It doesn’t matter what time of day you visit, Thistledown is a great place to go. I’ve been going... read more

Reviewed 20 August 2018
Cleveland, Ohio
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ThistleDown Racino brings together the fun of VLT gaming with the excitement of live thoroughbred racing. The new ThistleDown features over 1,150 VLT's, seasonal live racing as well as year-round simulcast racing, 6 great dining options for every...more
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21501 Emery Rd, Cleveland, OH 44128-4513
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It took 45 minutes to get our hamburgers. There were two workers who became slammed with a lot of people. I understand you can only work so fast and do the best you can do. I was wondering where the manager was? After 45 minutes,...More

Thank georgecarp
Reviewed 16 October 2018 via mobile

I generally enjoy coming here. I haven’t really had a bad experience with any staff members..and I have been coming here a lot since they opened...I did have a not so pleasant employee the other day though. The machine wasn’t accepting bills and/or vouchers, The...More

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Reviewed 19 September 2018

I had my first visit here on a Sunday afternoon. This is a very large complex that was basically empty. I know many people can bet on line, but I loved being here in person. The races were running every 25 minutes, and the track...More

Thank carolynjb330
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

The casino is nice if you like slot machines. There are no table games. Plenty of bars and restaurants. Nice venue to see a concert. All seats are good. It’s fun to walk around and see the various outfits from Rock Legends.

Thank Katherine R
Reviewed 17 September 2018

I've been visiting Jack casino since its grand opening as Horseshoe. I usually visit 2 to 3 times per week. I play max bet a lot and notice the machines don't line up the winning combinations like they do on minimum bets, which is unfair....More

Thank ebell2018
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

It doesn’t matter what time of day you visit, Thistledown is a great place to go. I’ve been going for years, but my last stop was yesterday at 8:00 am. I’ve never been that early previously. It was great! It’s always clean, the slot machines...More

Thank Duffylou
Reviewed 15 August 2018

I visit family in the Cleveland area twice a year. When I was a teenager i worked at Thistledown race track in the club house as a bus boy. At the time, the mid 1960's horse racing was much bigger in Cleveland. Thistledown drew large...More

Thank Tom R
Reviewed 23 July 2018

Slots galore in this converted facility. Nice bar areas and decent restaurants. No tables, though. Still, enough slot variety to entertain you.

Thank Andrea A
Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

My wife and I came for a comedy show and decided to walk the game floor a bit before the show started. If you like slots - you'll be in heaven! If you like literally anything else...well....there isn't much else. We'll be back to see...More

Thank FourLugHero
Reviewed 11 July 2018

I have been to the casino many times but had never eaten in Mill Creek Restaurant. The décor is austere, nothing special. I made a reservation on Open table but the hostess did not even look it up when I told her I had a...More

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Joe T
1 May 2018|
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Response from micman1971 | Reviewed this property |
No. Id’s were checked at the main entrance. Sorry
Patrick S
28 December 2017|
Response from JACK T | Property representative |
Hi Patrick! We have several ATMs located throughout the racino.
30 October 2015|
Response from JACK T | Property representative |
Hi there! Our track photographer should be able to locate that photo for you. Jeff Zamaiko by email at jj@jjfoto. com.