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Black Oak Casino

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Address: 19400 Tuolumne Road, Sonora, CA 95379
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+1 877-747-8777

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Classy Casino

Although I'm not much of a gambler, this place is a lot of fun. All the restaurants offer good food with excellent service. They also have great entertainment on many occasions, a... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 17 January 2017
Francie S
Sonora, California
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Long Beach, CA
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145 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

What a disappointment. Previous visits were excellent and gave high praise to the New York strip steak. This time, new menu, no NY strip steak. Nothing of note looked good on this "new" menu. I tried the replacement rib eye - bummer, grisly and tough. My grandson had the sirloin - double bummer. Tough, tough, tough. They other four in... More 

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Somewhere Outhere
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31 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our group was looking for a place were we could get together with all of our families and friends and celebrate. The Bowling Alley and Pizza was the perfect place. We all enjoyed a great time. We has attendees of all ages from preschool through elderly. We had a great time.

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Sonora, California
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7 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Although I'm not much of a gambler, this place is a lot of fun. All the restaurants offer good food with excellent service. They also have great entertainment on many occasions, a friendly staff, and an efficient ventilation system for those like me who don't like second hand smoke. Definitely a classy casino.

Thank Francie S
Memphis, Tennessee
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382 reviews
134 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

Smoke-free 1st floor where Families can bowl / play arcade / watch XL TV screens / eat / enticed me to stop. 2nd Floor is Casino & Buffet. 3rd Floor is Seven Sisters Restaurant. The atmosphere was nice & the decor was attractive but not over the top. Employees were actively friendly & helpful. The Hotel is a separate building... More 

Thank ChanEvan
Clovis, California
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 December 2016

My family visited Black Oak Casino on 11/26/16 to have what we thought we be a nice lunch and a fun time visiting the bowling alley. During the course of our lunch at the Black Oak Cafe my wife and I noticed our young child not wanting to eat her chicken finger. She then stated, "this chicken tastes funny". We... More 

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Sonora, California
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23 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016

We were celebrating our son's birthday at the bowling Alley, yes, they have family area at the Casino, at it was a great moment for everybody. We had pizza, it was good too. Who does not like pizza? Kids got French fries as well, all good.

Thank LaraD05
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27 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

Went with friends to the sports bar and bowling alley at Black Oak Casino. The Mill is the name of the sports bar. We had a good time and the food was pretty good. On Saturday evening they do cosmic bowling, which is always a hit with the kids. The cigarette smoke from the casino tends to drift down the... More 

Thank Aaron D
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80 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

We stayed at this hotel for one night during a Newmarket Golden West tour of the USA and were left a tad disappointed. Yes the rooms are big and comfy but the décor could do with updating (walls appear to have been painted over with no repair to bad plaster). It is in a fairly remote location and it is... More 

1 Thank lespowell
Austin, Texas, United States
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100 reviews
49 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016

We played the free "come-on" money and had a good time on the slots. We even got to keep some cash we won along the way. Our second night they had a free "concert" in their small theater in the back of the casino. The country/bluegrass singer turned out to be very enjoyable we stayed till the end of the... More 

Thank Norris C
Groveland, CA
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152 reviews
31 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

This was our second visit to this restaurant and this we were the guests of close friends. The restaurant is well appointed and has good ambience. The waitstaff have been trained, almost to the point that they seem to be following a script and they do not seem to be comfortable or natural. They are however, pleasant in a sort... More 

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