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San Diego Casino Guide 2019

The southwest's casinos have more than their share of slot machines, gaming tables, amenity-packed hotels—and yes, buffets. Are you feeling lucky?


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Valley View Casino & Hotel

The moment you’ve been waiting for is finally here: Introducing the all new Valley View Casino & Hotel, with more winning, more dining, more comfort, and a sophisticated new look including a beautiful new indoor water wall!

Enjoy 2,000 of the latest and greatest slot machines and all of your favorite table games, including blackjack and roulette, in the newly expanded casino. For gamers who prefer a smoke-free experience, a separate non-smoking casino features a state-of-the-art air filtration system.

When you start feeling hungry, there are two new restaurants—and a total of seven dining options—to satisfy your craving before you head back to the casino floor for San Diego’s best gaming action. Dining options include the iconic Maine Lobster Buffet; the award-winning Black&Blue Steakhouse and Lounge; the new gourmet breakfast, brunch, and lunch spot, The Café; the new pub-style restaurant and bar, Patties & Pints; Sweets pastry, coffee, and sandwich shop; Stix Asian noodle bar; and Snax 24-hour snack shop. Plus, you can order your favorite beverage from the casino floor or visit one of Valley View’s convenient bars and lounges located throughout the casino.

In addition to outstanding dining options, Valley View’s beautifully appointed hotel rooms, 21 and up environment, and first-class guest service make it the perfect getaway.

Adding to the fun is San Diego’s most generous Players Club. When you join the club, you’ll receive $200 in free offers, no strings attached! Offers include: $10 free slot play and more than $50 towards dining in five of our popular restaurants, plus a ticket to THE LOT luxury movie theater, a lift pass to Snow Valley Mountain Resort, and more!

We look forward to seeing you at the all new Valley View.

What We Love

Players Club:

  • Receive $200 in free offers with no strings attached when you join the Players Club
  • Membership is free!

Incredible Dining:

  • Enjoy seven award-winning dining options
  • Two new favorites include The Café and Patties & Pints
  • Plus, try the famous Maine Lobster Buffet and Black&Blue Steakhouse

Gaming Thrills:

  • Take a spin on
  • 2,000 of the newest slot machines
  • Try your hand at your favorite table games

760-291-5500 | 16300 Nyemii Pass Rd, Valley Center, CA 92082


Sycuan Casino Resort

For the ultimate San Diego staycation, head to the new Sycuan Casino Resort! Sycuan’s new 12-story luxury hotel tower features over 300 guest rooms and 57 suites. Guests can enjoy a wide range of onsite amenities including a variety of new restaurants from fast-casual to fine dining, an expanded non-smoking gaming floor, meeting and event space, a full-service spa, fitness center and a state-of-the-art pool and gardens area with a lazy river and swim-up bar.

What We Love

The unCommons market features iconic San Diego brands including Phil’s BBQ, Hodad’s, Lucha Libre Gourmet Taco Shop and Luna Grill.

619-445-6002 | 5469 Casino Way, El Cajon, CA 92019


Viejas Casino & Resort

Discover a world of entertainment in San Diego’s backyard. From delicious dining and stylish suites to exciting live entertainment and gaming, everyone’s a winner at Viejas. Choose between the family-friendly Viejas Hotel and the adults-only, all-suite Willows Hotel & Spa. Amenities include two pools, three fitness centers, an elegant full-service spa, seven bars, six restaurants, an outlet shopping center, state-of-the-art meeting spaces, and the magnificent Oak Ballroom.

What We Love

Easy to get to, hard to leave. Viejas is just a half-hour drive from downtown San Diego.

619-445-5400 | 5000 Willows Road, Alpine, CA 91901


Talking Stick Resort

Unmatched luxury and entertainment await guests at Talking Stick Resort. From its world-class spa and championship golf to its four pools and large gaming floor, the resort has a plethora of amenities to enhance your getaway. Since continuous fun builds an appetite, Talking Stick Resort’s 10 restaurants and lounges are available to satisfy any palate. Afterwards, guests can try their luck in the 300,000-square-foot casino or enjoy a headline show at the 650-seat showroom or poolside venue.

What We Love

Talking Stick’s three venues host bands and comedians year-round, but summer heats up with RELEASE pool parties and outdoor concerts.

480-850-7777 | 9800 E Talking Stick Way, Scottsdale, AZ 85256

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