The Diamond Jo Casino – Worth is a casino and entertainment complex in Worth County, Iowa, near Northwood. The casino is owned and operated by Boyd Gaming, which also owns the Diamond Jo Casino in Dubuque, Iowa. It is a member of the Iowa Gaming Association, and its license is held by the Worth County Development Authority. The property opened on April 6, 2006, with a grand opening celebration on April 18, 2006.The Diamond Jo is located off of I-35 at Exit 214, just south of the Minnesota border. The casino, along with the nearby Top of Iowa Welcome Center are quickly creating a rapidly growing and developing area just off Exit 214. A new Holiday Inn Express hotel broke ground in summer 2010 and opened in 2011.GamingThe Diamond Jo offers 965 slot machines, including traditional slot machines, video slots, video poker and keno. There are a total of 22 table games, plus a poker room with 7 tables.Entertainment The Event Center The Big Wheel BarRestaurants The Woodfire Grille The Kitchen BuffetPheasant LinksDiamond Jo Casino – Worth and Peninsula Gaming envisioned an outdoor haven where a select number of sports enthusiasts could hunt for waterfowl and upland birds, shoot sporting clays and play golf on a challenging course - all in one location. After careful consideration, 440 acres of pristine, natural woodlands in southern Minnesota were selected. Abundant with verdant marshlands and lush landscapes, this site is also home to a private lodge.Add Diamond Jo Worth Casino and other attractions to your Northwood trip itinerary using our Northwood vacation generator.
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I am reviewing this casino because the buffet was so good. The casino is a nice stop off I 35. The Best Western Hotel is connected to the casino--very good place to stay but can be expensive .We have ... more »
The place is usually very clean. But it was very busy so maybe that is why not as clean as it normally is. It is fun to play different games as some we don't see very often. We were able to play a few... more »
It's a small casino they do keep up to date with new slot machine games. It's very hard to find a employee if your machine requires attention, and if you are thirsty there is only two drink stations y... more »
Torey in the Wood Fire Grill was the BEST waitress I have had in a fancy restaurant! Very knowledgeable and friendly our entire visit! What a great gal that is fabulous at what she does! Anybody who wants to be treated great go see Torey in the Wood Fire Grill and she will tell you about any entre you are curious about! Thank you so much Torey!!!
I am truly very upset with my experience at your casino this past weekend. A few of my friends and I decided to come down for the weekend, as I have only been there a time or two in the past. Friday was fine, Saturday not so much. Saturday we were gambling all afternoon, we had a few cocktails, were sitting by the bar listening to the band, I went to put my phone in my hotel room because it was dead, and upon my return , the man at the front gate wouldn’t let me in. He asked me how many beverages I had, I told him four, as that was the truth. I WAS SOBER! He proceeded to tell me that my eyes were red and that I was intoxicated so he wouldn’t let me back in. And then was calling security over to assist him. I actually thought he was kidding at first. I mean, my eyes are always red – I work 60-70 hours a week, and wear contacts. There are many reasons a person’s eyes may be red; allergies, smoke (as it IS a casino), contacts, dry, tired, etc. I then went upstairs so I could call my friends as they were still in the bar area. They met me at the OTHER entrance (yes, I know this was wrong but I was livid and I’m sorry, the man at the front gate should have called a manager as I requested). And then FOUR security guards surrounded our table and kicked me out AGAIN. I proceeded to ask them for a manager, someone above their heads to speak with, to no avail. So in all honesty I think you need to reassess your “guidelines” on letting someone enter your establishment. I don’t think that “red eyes” is a reason to deny entry. And if you are just going to kick people out for having a few beverages maybe you should re-think the bar. I mean I would have totally understood if I was belligerent, or slurring my words, or even falling over. However, I was none of those things, just enjoying girl’s night. It’s unfortunate that this happened because I can’t think of a reason that I would ever come back after the way that I was treated, and we have handed in our player’s cards. Not interested in giving establishment money only to be humiliated without a chance to defend myself or get a second opinion. And to make matters worse, I have heard 3 other stories from other people and friends that this has happened to them. I have seen a few reviews also. Word of mouth is a terrible thing. I will not hesitate to tell someone of my experience in hopes that it doesn’t happen to someone else. I just hope that someone there sees the error and fixes it before you lose any more business.
It seems every time I go to this casino I very seldom hear any jackpots. There is plenty of them in the high rollers area if you have the funds to play $5 slots. Went a few days ago, the machines we always played at east entrance were gone. Guess we will go back to Altoona! At least you win enough to play there! Your casino has gone way down hill!
By far the best casino around worth the drive, the buffet could use more variety but good anyways
Earned a $1 slot play and went to withdraw it but I guess you have to have $5 to withdraw.... why even put $1 available to withdraw if your not even able to... upgrade your system and get some of the new machines out they're and some friendlier attendants would be a plus to... just sayin
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