|Casino opened:||January 1, 2004|
|Casino sq/ft:||66,000 sq/ft|
|Venues:||Cyclone Bar at Fairgrounds Event Center|
Hamburg Gaming & Buffalo Raceway Review
Hamburg Gaming is located at 5820 South Park Avenue, on the Erie County Fairgrounds just 20 minutes south of Buffalo in Hamburg, New York. The New York Lottery gaming venue is owned by Delaware North Companies and offers players 940 of the latest and greatest slots and video poker games on a 66,000 square foot casino floor. The casino was expanded from 55,000 square feet in 2010.
Players only have to be 18 to play the slots, buy lottery tickets or bet on live harness racing and simulcast betting at Buffalo Raceway. The casino is open from 8am to 4am seven days a week.
Parking and admission are free, complimentary non-alcohol drinks are served, and valet service is provided.
Standard Live Race Post Time: Wednesday Friday and Saturday 6:40pm Post Sunday 1:05pm Post
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Gaming at Hamburg Gaming
Hamburg Gaming and Buffalo Raceway are open to players aged 18 years and older. Play on any of the 940 slots, penny slots, progressive games, or $10 machines - buy New York State Lottery tickets, handicap a live harness race, or bet on top tracks all around the country in the simulcast center. The world is your oyster for fairgrounds betting if you are of legal age. The casino is open 8am – 4am daily.
Casino games availableHarness racing
Dining & Restaurants
Tim Hortons at Hamburg Gaming
- Serving: Coffee, Bakery Goods
Timbits bite-sized treats, donuts, muffins, cappuccino, lattes, and a great variety of other hot and cold coffee drinks made from 100% Arabica beans await you at Tim Hortons Cake & Bake shop at Hamburg Gaming. Tim Horton's is famous for their coffee and now you can get it from 8am until the casino closes on weekends and up until 2am every other day.
- Price range: Upscale
- Part of the Tim Hortons chain
|Sunday||8:00am / 2:00am|
|Monday||8:00am / 2:00am|
|Tuesday||8:00am / 2:00am|
|Wednesday||8:00am / 2:00am|
|Thursday||8:00am / 2:00am|
|Friday||8:00am / 3:00am|
|Saturday||8:00am / 3:00am|
- Serving: American, International
The lunch and dinner buffets at Midway Buffet offer a great selection and excellent value all through the week. Enjoy international, regional, and all-American favorites, fresh carved juicy tender meats, great salads and decadent desserts 7 days a week at Hamburg Gaming. Fridays starting at 4pm the Prime Rib Dinner spread is laid out and on Saturdays it's Surf and Turf.
- Price range: Average
|Sunday||11:30am / 8:00pm|
|Monday||11:30am / 8:00pm|
|Tuesday||11:30am / 8:00pm|
|Wednesday||11:30am / 8:00pm|
|Thursday||11:30am / 8:00pm|
|Friday||11:30am / 9:00pm|
|Saturday||11:30am / 9:00pm|
Winner's Circle Cafe at Buffalo Raceway
Call before you come as the hours change with the varied race and post times at Buffalo Raceway, or simply stop in if you are feeling lucky. Winner's Circle Cafe overlooks Buffalo Raceway and gives fans a chance to enjoy some of their all time favorite fare while watching exciting harness racing. If you come to the races on Friday be sure to drop in for their famous fish fry. This is also a simulcast venue so there are plenty of TVs to catch the action.
- Price range: Average
- Reservations: (716) 649-1280
Blue Ribbon Grill
- Serving: American, Snacks / Hotdogs, Cafe/Variety
Open seven days a week at Hamburg Gaming, the Blue Ribbon Grill serves up a good variety of tasty treats including hot wings, hamburgers, hot dogs, pizza and a lot more. Cold drinks and tasty snacks will recharge you for more gaming, races, or whatever fun you are up to at the Fairgrounds. Quick and friendly service along with quality fare make the Blue Ribbon Grill your one-stop go-to destination. Use your Players Card and breakfast is less than three bucks seven days a week.
- Price range: Average
|Sunday||11:00am / 11:30pm|
|Monday||11:00am / 11:30pm|
|Tuesday||11:00am / 11:30pm|
|Wednesday||11:00am / 11:30pm|
|Thursday||11:00am / 11:30pm|
|Friday||11:00am / 1:30am|
|Saturday||11:00am / 1:30am|
Hamburg Gaming Venues & Hotspots
Cyclone Bar at Fairgrounds Event Center
Enjoy live bands and entertainment every weekend at the Cyclone Bar inside the Fairgrounds Event Center. For 175 years one form of entertainment or another has been available at the Eerie Fair, now you can see top headliners and great tribute bands like The Fab 4 cover all of your favorite Beatles hits, cool operators like White Chocolate and many others.
Food, beer, wine, cocktails, and a 14x8 foot big screen for watching your favorite teams.
Hamburg Gaming Attractions & Entertainment
Catch live Harness Racing January through July at Buffalo Raceway! Race days are Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Wednesdays. Simulcast betting is allowed Wednesday through Sunday. There is always free parking and free admission. Post times are extremely varied but the calendar is available on the Buffalo Racing Website. You can reach the Raceway by telephone at (716) 649-1280
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Delaware North Companies Gaming and Entertainment manages the Hamburg Gaming facility including all the hospitality, entertainment, marketing, food and beverage...