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Grand Victoria Casino Elgin

250 S Grove Ave, Elgin, IL 60120-6447
+1 888-508-1900
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Floating, but barely

On the positive side, there is no smoking permitted. If slots and casino board games are your idea... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Vance d
via mobile
Pleasantly surprised

We went to kill some time and were impressed with how clean everything was. It was a nice place... read more

Reviewed 18 October 2017
Mendi Z
Saint Louis, Missouri
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Measuring 400 feet long and 100 feet wide, this picturesque riverboat features 16-foot ceilings and more than 1,000 slots and a variety of table games.
  • Excellent20%
  • Very good26%
  • Average30%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible16%
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“prime burger” (9 reviews)
“poker room” (7 reviews)
250 S Grove Ave, Elgin, IL 60120-6447
+1 888-508-1900

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

On the positive side, there is no smoking permitted. If slots and casino board games are your idea of fun or recreation, you may like this facility. The beautiful Riverside Park this "riverboat," is anchored (cemented) along, was much more stimulation.

Thank Vance d
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

We went to kill some time and were impressed with how clean everything was. It was a nice place with delicious burgers (prime burger). The people were friendly and the atmosphere was fun.

Thank Mendi Z
Reviewed 12 October 2017

I am so glad that smoking has been banned in public places. Now I can go tot he casino and play and also breathe!

Thank JenniferG0730
Reviewed 5 October 2017

The only casino in IL that I am able to break even (still have a great time!) or even win some cash! Highly recommend!

Thank BandH915
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

My friend and I went to destress we had a blast Good band fun slots great bartenders The machines could be a little cleaner but all in all good time

Thank B8305PKbarbarab
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Bring your appetite ~ the array of dining selections will satisfy everyone's palate! From hot and spicy, to mild mannered, to sweet and creamy, you are sure to find your choice of cuisine!

Thank jamescC1732VM
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

Hubby and I decided to go for his birthday. We are not gamblers but thought we'd play a little. We had not been in several years. The restaurants were amazing to see. We will definitely go back to eat a burger at Prime. The bartender...More

Thank Roxanne H
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Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

I had such a great experience at this establishment that I went back...it was 1 of the best buffets I have been to in my travels...the food selection was vast and though I didn't try everything everything I did try was phenomenal...the crab legs were...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 25 July 2017

Nice layout of a casino on a riverboat. Worth checking out for a hot minute. Helps if you win money. LOL.

Thank David K
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Went twice in the last month to GVC. My experiences varied each time. My advise is avoid going during promotions, giveaways or special concerts...as its too crowded and they definitely seem to tighen up the slot payouts on these nights. Went again on an average...More

Thank bobbicat
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16 July 2017|
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Response from James I | Reviewed this property |
As far as I know there are no age restrictions in the restaurants. I did read that anyone over 2 year sold is charged full price for the buffet.