Sycuan Awarded Best Casino from 2017 Best of Downtown San Diego Awards

February 28, 2018

(San Diego, Calif.) – March 2, 2018 – Sycuan Casino announced today that the organization has been awarded Best Casino from San Diego Downtown News’ 2017 Best of Downtown San Diego Awards. Other award winners include Bertrand at Mister A’s, Ballast Point Brewery, The Oceanaire Seafood Room, Torrey Pines Golf Course and several other prominent organizations.

Each year, San Diego Downtown News releases the Best of Downtown San Diego issue, which puts a spotlight on those who are doing the very best in a variety of categories. Hundreds of nominations from local residents are submitted and tallied and the winners are announced

“We are honored to be awarded Best Casino in the 2017 Best of Downtown San Diego Awards,” said John Dinius, general manager at Sycuan Casino. “In early 2019, we will be opening our new hotel resort and are excited for guests to experience new amenities including a spa and fitness center, pool and gardens, lazy river, seven new restaurants and much more.”


About Sycuan Casino

Sycuan Casino began as a humble Bingo Palace in 1983. Now more than 34 years later, it has become a community landmark. Undergoing a massive renovation in 2012, Sycuan features 2,000 exciting reel and video slot machines, more than 40 gaming tables, including poker and bingo and a variety of restaurants. Non-smokers will also enjoy over 800 slots and table games in the comfort of San Diego’s first and largest fully-enclosed non-smoking room, complete with a separate entrance and Paipa’s Surf & Turf buffet. The GameDay Sports Bar & Grill has 39 wide-screen TVs, including five 90-inch TVs, bar-top slot machines, a stadium-sized menu with over 30 beers on tap, a Party Pit complete with three blackjack tables, an extensive collection of sports memorabilia and a high-energy atmosphere. Sycuan’s intimate 457-seat entertainment venue, Sycuan Live & Up Close, features national musical acts and comedians year-round. Open 24 hours daily. For more information about Sycuan Casino visit or call 619-445-6002.