Desert Diamond Casino Tucson
7350 South Nogales Highway, Tucson, Arizona
|Casino opened:||October 1, 1993|
|Casino sq/ft:||165,000 sq/ft|
|Convention sq/ft:||11,000 sq/ft|
|Poker Room:||Desert Diamond Poker Room|
|Hotels:||Desert Diamond Casino & Hotel|
|Rates:||$84.00 - $92.00|
|Venues:||Monsoon Nightclub, Casino Lounge|
|Attractions:||Tucson Area Attractions|
|Golf:||Omni Tucson National Golf Resort|
Desert Diamond Casino Tucson Review
The Desert Diamond Casino & Entertainment complex is located on the Nogales highway near Tucson, Arizona. The casino is large by any standard with 165,000 square feet of floor space holding over 1,000 slots, a great variety of table games, and a poker room. The floor space is masterfully managed to give players plenty of room between games and to move around easily.
The hotel is modern and new with 148 luxurious and comfortable rooms. Amenities include a 24 hour fitness center and complimentary breakfast, WiFi, and parking. There are four restaurants, a nightclub with stage, and two lounges.
Recreational activities include the Monsoon Nightclub concert and club venue, Golf at Omni Tucson National, dining, drinking, and dancing, and dozens of local attractions - many within 10 miles of the resort.
Casino open 24 hours a day.
Gaming at Desert Diamond Casino
Blackjack is the number one table game at Desert Diamond Casino but they have 3-card poker too for those who like to play against the house. The keno game here has a $30,000 jackpot pick and the bingo room is open every day except Tuesday offering progressive jackpots on several games.
Slot players make up most of the crowd here with over 1,000 machines to choose from. They update the selection often and keep popular favorites on the floor. All of the games, including the statewide progressive jackpots are available forplay 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Casino games availableSlot machines
3 Card Poker
Fortune Pai Gow Poker
Straight Jack Progressive
Poker at Desert Diamond Casino
Desert Diamond is a glittering jewel of opportunity with an 8 table poker room spreading Hold'em Omaha, and mix games 24 hours a day. You'll see a lot of locals actions so if you know what that means you'll know how to play it best. The Hold'em game to get in on is 2-500. Call the poker room for the latest promotions or check the web page, there are always at least two tournaments running weekdays with one usually Monday and Thursday and the other Tuesday and Wednesday.
Enjoy tableside serve. Active players get a 50% discount on food.
Poker games available:Omaha 8 or Better
Omaha Hi-Lo Split
Dining & Restaurants
The Steak House
- Serving: Steak, Seafood
Welcome to the chop house that was voted Reader's Choice "Best Romantic Venue" among several other awards. Tender, bone-in rib eye, aged and seared to perfection is the specialty of the house along with such delectables as lobster macaroni and cheese and coconut panko colossal shrimp. Of course you could opt for filet mignon and lobster tail or one of the lighter cuts - whatever you choose be sure to save room for dessert!
- Price range: Upscale
- Reservations: (520) 342-1328
|Sunday||5:00pm / 9:00pm|
|Wednesday||5:00pm / 9:00pm|
|Thursday||5:00pm / 9:00pm|
|Friday||5:00pm / 10:00pm|
|Saturday||5:00pm / 10:00pm|
The Diamond Buffet
- Serving: Steak, Seafood, American
Sunday Brunch, Seafood Night, Shrimp & Beef or any day for lunch or dinner the Diamond Buffet brings you an amazing variety low prices. Lunch is under ten bucks and regular dinners are under thirteen. Specialty menus are under $20 so you simply can't go wrong at this all you can eat extravaganza. No matter what you love, you'll find it at the Diamond Buffet.
- Price range: Average
- Reservations: (520) 342-1327
|Sunday||10:00am / 9:00pm|
|Monday||11:00am / 9:00pm|
|Tuesday||11:00am / 9:00pm|
|Wednesday||11:00am / 9:00pm|
|Thursday||11:00am / 9:00pm|
|Friday||11:00am / 9:00pm|
|Saturday||11:00am / 9:00pm|
- Serving: Pizza
Classico Pizza is one of the newest dining venues at Desert Diamond Casino and offers players on the go great eats and treats at very reasonable prices. Choose your toppings and have them make a whole pie for you while you take a load off of your feet, or order up a freshly baked pizza or just a slice on the go. They are open until midnight weekdays and 3am on the weekend.
- Price range: Average
- Take away
|Sunday||11:00am / 12:00am|
|Monday||11:00am / 12:00am|
|Tuesday||11:00am / 12:00am|
|Wednesday||11:00am / 12:00am|
|Thursday||11:00am / 12:00am|
|Friday||11:00am / 3:00am|
|Saturday||11:00am / 3:00am|
Diamond Grill is your go-to place for great eats at Desert Diamond Casino any time of the day or night. If you would rather be playing than waiting for your reservation to come in at The Steakhouse, just drop in and grab incredible soups, salads, sandwiches and more then get back to your game. If you have a hankering for pizza, just across the way is the new Classico Pizza.
- Price range: Budget
|Sunday||12:00am / 12:00am|
|Monday||12:00am / 12:00am|
|Tuesday||12:00am / 12:00am|
|Wednesday||12:00am / 12:00am|
|Thursday||12:00am / 12:00am|
|Friday||12:00am / 12:00am|
|Saturday||12:00am / 12:00am|
Desert Diamond Casino Venues & Hotspots
Monsoon Nightclub is the hot spot for nightlife in the Tucson area. Come in every weekend to dance with top live DJs, enjoy awesome concerts in the intimate venue, and look for special events. Friday nights it's all about Dance Fusion. 21+ with proper attire (see webpage) from 9pm until 2am with the hottest DJs around. Nominal cover for guys, girls free. Saturday nights are Noches Caliente (Hot Nights) see the hottest Tex-Mex bands in the area.
There's nothing like stepping off the casino floor, grabbing a comfortable stool, and simply slowing down from the hot gaming action with two fingers of your favorite top shelf whisky or agave tequila. Both lounges on the casino floor at Desert Diamond offer relaxing surroundings and are open seven days a week from 10am until 2am. Watch a game, savor your drink, and discuss your winning strategy with like minded gamblers before going back out to take down the house.
Desert Diamond Casino Hotels
Desert Diamond Casino & Hotel
When you stay at Desert Diamond Casino & Hotel in Tucson, you'll be close to Mission San Xavier del Bac. This casino resort is within the vicinity of Tucson Electric Park and Tucson Greyhound Park.
Make yourself at home in one of the 148 air-conditioned guestrooms. Rooms have private balconies. Bathrooms have jetted bathtubs and hair dryers. Conveniences include safes and complimentary newspapers, and housekeeping is provided daily.
Rec, Spa, Premium Amenities
Try your luck at the casino and enjoy other recreational amenities including a nightclub and an outdoor pool. Additional features include gift shops/newsstands and tour/ticket assistance.
Satisfy your appetite at a coffee shop/café serving guests of Desert Diamond Casino & Hotel. Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge.
Business, Other Amenities
Featured amenities include a business center, audiovisual equipment, and currency exchange. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided at no charge.
Desert Diamond Casino Attractions & Entertainment
Tucson Area Attractions
Explore the wonders of the desert Southwest with many things to do within 10 miles of the Desert Diamond Resort. Night or day the landscape is amazing but those special moments at sunrise and sunset will make memories that last forever. Try one or more of these area highlights depending upon your interests. Plus, you are only an hour from Mexico via Nogales.
• University of Arizona – 8 miles
• Tucson Convention Center – 8.5 miles
• San Xavier del Bac Mission – 4 miles
• Pima Air and Space Museum – 7.6 miles
• Tucson Visitors Center Downtown – 9 miles
• Kino Sports Complex – 6 miles
Desert Diamond Casino Golfing
Omni Tucson National Golf Resort
Omni Tucson National Golf Resort, a short 20 minute drive away, was selected as one of Golf Digest's "75 Best Golf Resorts in North America". Couple this with the Conde’ Nast Silver award and you have a great reason to ask your concierge or casino host if they have any special packages or if guests are invited to a current tournament such as the Annual Golf Classic. There are 2 distinctly different 18 hole courses here, long and short practice areas, and a great pro shop.
- Desert Diamond Casino Gift Shop (Gifts)
Desert Diamond Casino Casino Jobs
Under direct supervision of the Front Desk Supervisor, greets and escorts incoming Hotel guests to rooms, assists with hand luggage, and offers information
Ensures proper and complete staffing coverage of the seven–day, twenty–four hour casino operation. Develops and implements cleaning standards and practices,...
Knowledge of ongoing casino promotions. Remove trash from Casino, transporting to trash compactor. Work is generally performed in a Casino setting with exposure...
Safeguards casino assets. Maintains confidentiality of all Casino operation data. Under direct supervision of the Cage Supervisor, operates and performs cash...
Safeguards casino assets. Maintains confidentiality of all Casino operation data. Work is generally performed in the Casino cage area with exposure to second...