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Odawa Casino

1760 Lears Rd, Petoskey, MI 49770-8376
+1 877-442-6464
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Disappointing Dinner Experience

For the last number of years we've looked forward to the Saturday Night Buffet at the Odawa Casino... read more

Reviewed 10 June 2017
Don K
Bloomfield Hills
The sadest excuse for a lunch buffet, I've ever seen in a casino

The actual casino, was alright. However me and the misses, visited the lunch buffet which was just... read more

Reviewed 3 June 2017
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Odawa Casino Resort, owned and operated by the Little Traverse Bay Bands of Odawa Indians, opened in June 2007. The 140 million dollar facility encompasses just under three hundred thousand square feet, which includes approximately fifty thousand square feet of gaming space.
  • Excellent27%
  • Very good35%
  • Average24%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
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“table games” (22 reviews)
“lunch buffet” (11 reviews)
1760 Lears Rd, Petoskey, MI 49770-8376
+1 877-442-6464
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Reviewed 10 June 2017

For the last number of years we've looked forward to the Saturday Night Buffet at the Odawa Casino featuring Prime Rib. We went back this Evening to be told the Prime Rib was discontinued and replaced with Top Round. Very disappointed with the significant downgrade...More

Thank Don K
Reviewed 3 June 2017

The actual casino, was alright. However me and the misses, visited the lunch buffet which was just terrible. All the food, seemed to be devoid of salt and the rolls were as hard as rocks. The only thing that was remotely palatable was the meatballs...More

Thank Laqudis
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

Had the buffet, lots of food and deserts to choose from, the people were really friendly, if I'm back in the area I'll definitely go back.

Thank hotrodadv71
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

we had a few extra hours before dinner on saturday afternoon. decided to go to the casino. we had been here once before and had a similarly pleasant experience. we played $5 black jack for a few hours, dealers were great and other employees were...More

1  Thank x_fixxxer_x
Reviewed 21 May 2017

We visited this casino again with our casino vouchers from the Inn at Bay Harbor. Many new and improved slot machines are at this location. Some of our older favorite games are no longer there, but they have the new Willy Wonka slot machine which...More

Thank preppygirl56
Reviewed 10 May 2017

Like all casinos, this is not a smoke free environment. I get it, not allowing people to smoke inside means they get up and leave the building...maybe even the property if they've been losing. I think I spent about 10 minutes inside before having to...More

Thank Jim D
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

Not too big, but has everything you need. Food options were good even though we didn't eat. Everyone was friendly.

Reviewed 18 April 2017

we went to the casino Friday and Saturday and had a great time won a bit of money, and had a great buffet--we will return !~!!!

Thank KTG7171
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

We ate here Easter morning for brunch. There were five of us. Twenty two people in the resturant and we had to wait to be seated. No one came to take out drink order, so we finally we up to eat. Not very many choices....More

2  Thank TAMMY G
Reviewed 15 April 2017

The casino and the property are clean and well kept. Not a huge place, but it had everything I would expect from a casino. Sandwich and fries at the Copper Café was very good. Shuttle to and from the hotel is great. The staff is...More

1  Thank James B
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22 December 2015|
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Response from LJY-BAY | Reviewed this property |
Don't know....give them a call. I know shuttle from casino to hotel and back is great....runs constantly
28 November 2015|
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Response from | Property representative |
The Casino will open at noon on Christmas Day, with a Holiday Buffet from noon until 8:00pm. We look forward to seeing you!