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Empire City Casino

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810 Yonkers Ave, Yonkers, NY 10704-2030
+1 914-968-4200
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Better than expected.

We needed to use up a few vacations days before the end of the year and couldn’t decide what to do... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
rrodeo
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Bedford, NY
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A nice getaway

This was the first time that I had come here and I liked it. I took the Metro North promotion that... read more

Reviewed 9 November 2017
Joey C
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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810 Yonkers Ave, Yonkers, NY 10704-2030
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We needed to use up a few vacations days before the end of the year and couldn’t decide what to do. So never visiting Empire City Casino we hopped in the car for the 30 minute ride south. It was not very crowded but then...More

Thank rrodeo
Eileen R, Manager at Empire City Casino, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for your feedback on your first visit with us. We are happy to hear you chose to visit during your day off. We love reading reviews like yours, because it makes us feel good about our friendly team and wonderful facilities. We are...More

Reviewed 9 November 2017

This was the first time that I had come here and I liked it. I took the Metro North promotion that gave me $10 in slot play and $10 in food. The La Cocina was a great place to get food and the beef burrito...More

Thank Joey C
Eileen R, General Manager at Empire City Casino, responded to this reviewResponded 10 November 2017

Thanks for sharing your first-time experience with us, Joey! We’re so happy to hear you enjoyed the food you had at La Cocina. We look forward to seeing you again very soon for your $20 free play. Take care!

Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

It is right off the New York State Thruway and full of slot machines. They do not have permission for table games but they have machines that play table games. My favorite are the penny slot machines but the minimum bid on the penny machines...More

Thank guyinny
Eileen R, General Manager at Empire City Casino, responded to this reviewResponded 10 November 2017

Thanks for sharing your review and experience with us. We’re glad you enjoy gambling with us here at Empire City Casino. We hope you’ll test your luck with us sometime soon!

Reviewed 30 October 2017

I routinely play with about 800$ to $2000. I have never experienced a more unfair slot play then this place. I dont even call it a casino. I try and try to go with a smile but nothing about the manner in which you lose...More

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Eileen R, General Manager at Empire City Casino, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2017

Thank you for the patronage, and for taking the time to leave us your feedback. We are sorry to hear that you did not have the best of luck recently. We have thousands of winners every day. Just last week our patrons took home their...More

Reviewed 29 October 2017

I have been to Yonkers Casino a couple of times and I think the employees are rude and bored. They look down on players who are actually keeping them in a job. I went to the promotion desk where 3 employees were having a conversation...More

Thank annschwartz7
Eileen R, General Manager at Empire City Casino, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2017

Ann-Thanks for sharing your feedback with us in your review. We apologize that your recent experience with us was not up to par. It is unacceptable for us to read a review like yours. We will be sure to take your opinion and experience into...More

Reviewed 26 October 2017

This is a quick getaway from Queens, NY. They have over 5000 slots & electronic table games. If you like playing slots, you will love this casino, it is huge in size & very comfortable & clean. There are a few restaurants in this casino,...More

1  Thank GaryKane
Eileen R, General Manager at Empire City Casino, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2017

We're happy to hear you enjoy visiting our casino, Gary! Thanks for sharing your review and feedback with us. We're happy to hear you love our endless entertainment, slots, and restaurants. We hope you'll join us again soon!

Reviewed 29 September 2017

Love this place, the location is awesome! Clean and friendly staff, they even have live music on certain days which is also a plus.

Thank sal63lee
Eileen R, General Manager at Empire City Casino, responded to this reviewResponded 2 October 2017

We're glad you had a great time at our casino! Thank you for sharing your experience with us in your review. We look forward to earning your patronage again soon. Have a great day!

Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

The world class track is an added bonus to the casino complex. The casino itself is large and comfortable. The few resturant choices are disappointing and the food court choices didn't excite my palate. All that said, I recommend this spot for a pleasant visit.

Thank Joseph M
Eileen R, General Manager at Empire City Casino, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2017

Joseph-We're glad you had a great time at our casino! Thank you for sharing your experience with us in your review. We look forward to earning your patronage again soon. Have a great day!

Reviewed 15 September 2017

As a pro slot player/gambler its not too often that you get the opportunity to pay homage to a place. Empire is definitely where you want to be if you love slots. This plays pays tons of jackpots on a daily basis. Even if you...More

2  Thank Christopher J
Eileen R, General Manager at Empire City Casino, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2017

Christopher-We're glad you had a great time at our casino! Thank you for sharing your experience with us in your review. We look forward to earning your patronage again soon. Have a great day!

Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

We have visited Empire Casino several times in the past 10 months or so. Most every time we go we take a group of friends or employees with us. It is about an hours drive for us to get there which we do not mind...More

1  Thank Chrissie H
Eileen R, Manager at Empire City Casino, responded to this reviewResponded 15 September 2017

Mary, first off, we would like to say thank you to you, your family, co-workers and friends who all join us so often to have some fun! We are happy to hear that you enjoy our Casino and continue to play with us. We understand...More

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Karen C
11 December 2017|
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Response from patriciadM3604ED | Reviewed this property |
I believe that for 1st time customers, right now there may be a free$100.00 free play coupon. As far as cash back, not really but when you use your new Empire card, you accumulate points which will count toward future free... More
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4 October 2017|
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Response from Richieymilly | Reviewed this property |
Hello. No. You need to drive or take a cab/uber. We stayed at the Hyatt Place. It was great. See my review. 5 mins drive. To the casino inside shopping mall. Hope this helps.
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