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Address: 11154 Highway 76, Pala, CA 92059-2904
Phone Number:
877-WIN-PALA (946-7252)
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Try your luck at any of the 2,000 slot machines or 59 table games including...

Try your luck at any of the 2,000 slot machines or 59 table games including Baccarat, Blackjack, Pai-Gow and Caribbean Stud Poker.

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I like their Buffet especially on the day they have sea food

I usually stop over when I travel between Riverside and San Diego. Very good food and spend some time on slot machines

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
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Niagara-on-the-Lake, Canada
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53 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

In Canada you are not allowed to smoke in the casino's so we found it to be too much. Every machine we wanted to play at there was a smoker puffing away right beside us. Didn't stay too long but had some pretty decent luck, left with a tad more than we went in with ! ! !

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Thank Lisamac979
Rio Vista, California
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365 reviews
120 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 151 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was NOT a fun casino. Tight machines - so tight you couldn't win $5 on any machine playing at any cost. You do win at first when they offer to pay you back when you get a card and lose $30 to $100 . Someone told me that is their hook. After that - no wins. And the machines... More 

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Oceanside, California
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8 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We live in the San Diego area. My husband and I recently had Sunday brunch at the Pala Casino buffet. This is one of the best buffets that I have visited. The service and food was excellent. The variety of foods to choose from was amazing. We liked the comfortable dining experience. It's a great place to take the family... More 

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Thank kareneaster
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13 reviews
11 attraction reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I usually stop over when I travel between Riverside and San Diego. Very good food and spend some time on slot machines

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Thank Bob T
Spring Lake, Michigan
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162 reviews
35 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pala has by far the best buffet I have ever seen. $35.00 but well worth it. All you can eat of any cuisine imaginable, Super clean and fresh foods cooked to order. Also spent four hours of video poker and came out ahead,so it was a great night. Highly recommended.

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Thank 2ndAmendment1776
Bend, Oregon
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16 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 February 2017

As with most casinos, it is there for one purpose - to make money. That said, it is a very nice facility and we really enjoyed the (overpriced) buffet.

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Escondido
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7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017

The casino was big and beautiful! My 1 time he i was amazed with how big it was they had a lot of different selections of games the staff was incredible and friendly they had a great selection of food and restaurants and their gift shop is to die for I did not stay over night however the first time... More 

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Bangkok, Thailand
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

I visit Pala regularly and have realized that hardly anyone wins money there. Their slot machines are rigged to so that they don't even give back ANYTHING. My friends and I noticed that mostly everyone is constantly shaking heads as to how tight this place is.O wish there was a gaming commission or some government agency would take a look... More 

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Murrieta, California
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262 reviews
63 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2016

Everything at Pala is high quality and classy. It is always immaculate and all employees are professional and very positive. We love it every time we go there!

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Bangkok
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584 reviews
353 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 132 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

This casino provides us the buffet dinner with great taste of desserts: cakes, brûlée, fruits, icecream, crepes, pantries. The sweets are very good and assortment of fruits, chocolate, multi-flavored icecream. It fullfilled my hunger after at least 1.5-2 hours drive from San Diego.

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