The Top 5 Metropolitan Phoenix Casinos — as voted on by Experience AZ readers:

Casino Arizona At Salt River

524 N. 92nd St.,
Scottsdale, AZ 85256
Offers more than 100,000 square feet devoted to gaming and entertainment. Amenities include 52 table games, 1,026 slot machines, keno, a high-limit lounge and a world-class showroom. Guests seeking food and refreshments can enjoy one of the facility’s five lounges and four restaurants.

Casino Arizona At Talking Stick Resort

9800 E. Indian Bend Rd.,
Scottsdale, AZ 85256
The most distinct resort and entertainment destination recently opened in Scottsdale. Talking Stick Resort offers luxuries such as a rejuvenating open-air spa; eight world-class restaurants; 10 entertainment lounges, including a 750-seat showroom; a lively 240,000-square-foot gaming floor; and two pools.

Fort Mcdowell Casino

10424 Ft. McDowell Rd.,
Fort McDowell, AZ 85264
Fort McDowell Casino offers some of the finest, most exciting gaming in the Southwest. Slots, keno, bingo, poker, black jack, and lunar bingo, which takes the traditional game to thrilling new heights.

Lone Butte Casino

1200 S. 56th St.,
Chandler, AZ 85226
800-WIN-GILA (946-4452)
Minutes from the Chandler/Ahwatukee area, Lone Butte is the destination for the slot lover. Lone Butte has 850 of the newest slots, with classic reels and video slots, as well as video keno and video poker. Lone Butte also has live blackjack, with limits from $5 to $1,000, plus a state-of-the-art bingo hall. There are also six restaurants to choose from.

Wild Horse Pass Hotel & Casino

5040 Wild Horse Pass Blvd.,
Chandler, AZ 85226
800-WIN-GILA (946-4452)
Home to 1,200 slots with live poker and blackjack, a 1,500-seat concert venue, 250-room hotel, gift shop and great dining experiences, including Shula’s Steak House.

Experience AZ Spring-Summer 2012