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Billy The Kid Casino

Ruidoso, NM
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Small but fun casino!

Very convenient location, adjacent to the race track. Restaurant just a few steps away! Slots... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Patty P
Great Time

Made our annual trip to Ruidoso for the horse races and always love coming to this casino!! Staff... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2017
San Antonio, Texas
via mobile
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Casino located at the Ruidoso Downs.
  • Excellent17%
  • Very good21%
  • Average35%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible14%
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very convenient location, adjacent to the race track. Restaurant just a few steps away! Slots paid just as good as anywhere.

Thank Patty P
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Made our annual trip to Ruidoso for the horse races and always love coming to this casino!! Staff is always welcoming and very friendly. While this casino is no huge Vegas casino, it certainly worth the trip and machines do pay big!! I hit a...More

Thank hebharley12
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

This is a smaller older casino but worth a visit if you are in town. Located at the downs stop by if you like this sort of thing.

Thank Brad D
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Great place to stop in when they are having horse races! The place was clean. The staff was helpful and friendly! The kids really enjoy watching the horses! You can pick a horse and bet a couple of bucks! It makes for fairly cheap family...More

Thank AggieTiger
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

We paid the $40 to sit in The Turf Club to get a bite to eat and watch the races. It was smokey and didn't have any fans. The waitstaff was terrible (we had to ask for ketchup 4x before I got up and went...More

1  Thank Sheila L
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Not a very good experience here. in about an hours time two machines I tried to play jammed up when I tried to put money in - noticed other random people having same issues. 2 other machines I tried to play rejected my money -...More

Thank Caflwr
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

We like to go here to eat and enjoy the weekly specials. They also have one of the best ribeyes in town. As far as gambling goes, they have the typical machines but they are a lot less smokey than most casinos.

Thank Connie B
Reviewed 19 July 2017

This was by far the less smoky casino of the three in Ruidoso. We didn't win much, but who expects too? It was a fun day to play slots.

Thank Janet C
Reviewed 10 July 2017

My wife and I don't gamble, but we go with our friends here to eat and watch them gamble. Very Good Food.

Thank GunNut111
Reviewed 10 July 2017

In a desolate area, with a strange entrance and difficult-to-navigate parking. Had to walk aways to reach casino. It's next to a race track, so a lot of traffic comes for the horse races. Walked into casino via cheap and clunky patio-style doors. Horribly smokey...More

Thank jdog17
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Melissa A
29 April 2017|
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