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Eldorado Gaming Scioto Downs

#42 of 148 things to do in Columbus Features Animals
6000 South High Street, Columbus, OH 43207
+1 614-295-4700
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Nice time out with friends

First time to the Scioto Downs Casino- it was laid out well and the staff was pleasant. Won pretty... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Michelle W
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Reynoldsburg
via mobile
Did not win...but had fun

Great place to gamble. I did not win a lot of money...but still had fun. The gaming area was clean... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
dlwatkins4
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Venice, Florida
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Ohio's first Racino, Eldorado Gaming Scioto Downs offers over 2,200 of the world's hottest games in a 120,000 square foot facility that NEVER CLOSES! Enjoy live harness horse racing every May - September and simulcast wagering year-round. We've been bringing harness racing to the community for 58 years! Looking for evening entertainment? Visit the Veil Bar, in the center of the gaming action, or Brew Brothers, featuring meals, music and microbrews every Friday and Saturday night for live local and regional bands. Visit our website to see what national entertainment we have every Spring/Summer live on our racetrack.If you are hungry you can visit one of the many dining venues at Eldorado Scioto Downs. Enjoy the Dash Cafe for a quick lunch, or take in the 7 station Grove Buffet for dinner. Want a dining venue where you can see all the live harness racing? Make a reservation in the Clubhouse which puts you in front of the racing action with an upper scale experience.
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6000 South High Street, Columbus, OH 43207
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

First time to the Scioto Downs Casino- it was laid out well and the staff was pleasant. Won pretty big on one of the penny slots so that was fun. The smokers area was big, with a bar in the middle, and was pretty crowded...More

Thank Michelle W
EldoradoSciotoDowns, Manager at Eldorado Gaming Scioto Downs, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi Michelle W. - Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback with us! We appreciate your positive review and look forward to seeing you again in the near future! Best regards, Kacie K. Digital Marketing Manager

Reviewed 6 days ago

Great place to gamble. I did not win a lot of money...but still had fun. The gaming area was clean and smoke free.

Thank dlwatkins4
EldoradoSciotoDowns, Manager at Eldorado Gaming Scioto Downs, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi dlwatkins4 - Thank you for leaving us a 4-star review! We are happy to hear about your experience at our property! While you didn't win this time, we hope that you will visit us again. Best regards, Kacie K. Digital Marketing Manager

Reviewed 6 days ago

If you like casinos, check out Scioto downs. Excellent variety of slot machines. Love the non-smoking atmosphere.

Thank kat53151
EldoradoSciotoDowns, Manager at Eldorado Gaming Scioto Downs, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi kat53151 - Thank you for visiting our property! We appreciate you taking the time to let us know about your experience and look forward to seeing you again in the near future! Best regards, Kacie K. Digital Marketing Manager

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Eldorado Casino is a typical casino, but less crowd d than man. Lots of slot machines available to play. But, for us the real fun start d when we moved from the casino to the race track. We at dinner in the track's Clubhouse, where...More

Thank kcs2699
EldoradoSciotoDowns, Manager at Eldorado Gaming Scioto Downs, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi kcs2699 - Thank you for taking the time to leave us a detailed 5-star review! We are glad to hear about your positive experience and hope that you'll join us for live racing again soon! Best regards, Kacie K. Digital Marketing Manager

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Eldorado Gaming should be called Slot Machine Heaven, every kind/type of slot machines made seem to be here. Fun place to go, the food is what you would expect in a gaming establishment. A fun and enjoyable evening. Of course, we did lose at the...More

Thank williammZ222ZR
EldoradoSciotoDowns, Manager at Eldorado Gaming Scioto Downs, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi williammZ222ZR - Thank you for taking the time to leave us a 4-star review! We are proud to be home to more than 2,200 VLT (Video Lottery Terminal) machines! We appreciate your feedback and look forward to seeing you again in the near future!...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and two adult children decided to visit Scioto Downs to watch the races. There is a PDF advertising the race schedule and promotions on the website. So, I told my family that they were offering $1 draft and hot dogs every Friday. I...More

Thank OhioPamela
EldoradoSciotoDowns, Manager at Eldorado Gaming Scioto Downs, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi OhioPamela - Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback with us. I am disheartened to hear about your experience at Eldorado Scioto Downs, as this is not the level of service that we wish to provide. I have personally relayed your...More

Reviewed 23 May 2017

Great casino operation, plus harness horse racing action (May-Sept) and daily betting parlor for televised races from around the USA...Newly opened hotel with three restaurant selections: The Brew Brothers Pub, The Dash Cafe and the Pot Belly Buffet and all are good. Live entertainment too....More

Thank Thomas F
EldoradoSciotoDowns, Manager at Eldorado Gaming Scioto Downs, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Hi Thomas F - Thank you for taking the time to leave us a 4-star review! We appreciate your feedback and hope to see you again in the near future! Best regards, Kacie K. Digital Marketing Manager

Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

First off this is not your old Scioto Downs from yesteryear. This is now a slot gaming destination with free sodas and wonderful food. The buffet is a little price but can't beat the prime rib and crab legs on Fridays. The center bar has...More

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EldoradoSciotoDowns, Manager at Eldorado Gaming Scioto Downs, responded to this reviewResponded 9 May 2017

Hi kweldy01 - Thank you for taking the time to leave us a 4-star review! We appreciate your comments and look forward to seeing you again in the near future! Best regards, Kacie K. Digital Marketing Manager

Reviewed 2 May 2017

On Saturday April 29 there was a computer glitch or something that shut down a section of the slot machines. Everything in that section went to hand pay meaning a staff had to physically deal with the customers on each machine when they wanted to...More

2  Thank hinkshu2023
EldoradoSciotoDowns, Manager at Eldorado Gaming Scioto Downs, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2017

Hi hinkshu2023 – Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback with us. We apologize for the inconvenience the power disruption caused on Saturday, April 29. We understand how frustrating this can be for our guests and unfortunately they are out of our...More

Reviewed 29 April 2017

a person can spend all day and only earn 1 tier pt. if you are lucky. You used to be able to see them add up on the machine you were playing, but now you see and know nothing. Unless you spend your life savings...More

Thank thejenkinshome65
EldoradoSciotoDowns, Manager at Eldorado Gaming Scioto Downs, responded to this reviewResponded 1 May 2017

Hi thejenkinshome65 - Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. I am disheartened to hear that you feel that our property has changed since we merged with Eldorado Resorts, Inc. If you would like to further discuss your concerns with our...More

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Dorothy P
When can you collect your free play?
31 March 2017|
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Response from Jeff M | Reviewed this property |
After signing up for an Eldorado players card, you can check the kiosks or slot machines any time you wish.
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Dorothy P
Hi, Dorothy. What would you like to know about this attraction?
31 March 2017|
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Response from Harold R | Reviewed this property |
What do you want to know?
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kelsealynne
Do you offer gift cards for the buffet? Looking to purchase a coupe for family.
25 November 2016|
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Response from audrey p | Reviewed this property |
I don't think they sell gift cards for the buffet. You could call them as they may sell them during the holidays.
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