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Good buffet- average casino

This casino is about average - no fun club or anything at this one- so I would say I've been to... read more

Reviewed 3 August 2016
Sophia M
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Cary, Illinois
Rake too high

1-2 no limit with a $7.00 per hand drop, plus $1.00 jackpot drop plus a $1.00 toke to the dealer... read more

Reviewed 22 July 2016
Mpclaw
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Santa Barbara, California
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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.
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250 S Grove Ave, Elgin, IL 60120-6447
Website
+1 847-468-7000
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Reviewed 28 August 2016

I had heard that small casinos were not friendly places. The Grand Victoria Casino was a pleasant surprise. Dealers are very friendly, multitude of games and tables. The GVC also sponsors a summer concert series that's loads of fun. The food there is very good...More

Thank chucknotcharles
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

Never been on a riverboat. Thought we would check out the casino on fox river. They were doing some construction. It was an experience. Overall it was dirty. The buffet was expensive and quality of food was so-so. The had table games and slots. You...More

1  Thank Coloradotravel2010
Reviewed 24 August 2016

Food here at all the restaurants is great here. The experience is inviting. The entire staff from waitresses to dealers is amazing! I'd choose here before going to any other local riverboat!

Thank Gaetano D
Reviewed 18 August 2016

If you are in the mood to gamble this is an option. This casino is a MGM property. Variety of gambling options.

Thank StanKIL
Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

Only thing good here is its non smoking. Used to come here and win something...which made it fun. If and thats a big IF you even get free spins...the pay bonus is pathetic at best. I mean $2.63 for ten free spins...REALLY...come on! My friend...More

6  Thank bobbicat
Reviewed 3 August 2016

This casino is about average - no fun club or anything at this one- so I would say I've been to better. It gets pretty crowded on the weekends and you can hardly even find a spot to play.

Thank Sophia M
Reviewed 31 July 2016

Great place to relax. A lot of free parking. And if you don't wish to play, spend money you can always go for a walk along the Fox River towards downtown. Very pretty walk.

Thank Anna G
Reviewed 26 July 2016

My family and I love lobster, and have gone twice when they had lobster. You may have 2 whole lobsters, plus a ton of other food, appetizers, main courses, sides and dessert. There is much to choose from. Fun and yummy! Don't recall when they...More

Thank 119Lori503
Reviewed 22 July 2016

1-2 no limit with a $7.00 per hand drop, plus $1.00 jackpot drop plus a $1.00 toke to the dealer takes $9.00 off the table every hand. Do the math. 9 guys with $200.00 each will all be busted in a few hours.

Thank Mpclaw
Reviewed 12 July 2016

Had a good time playing video poker. Since we visited on Friday night I really enjoyed the band's music, but way too loud.

Thank E M
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lchicagolaw
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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.
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