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Rocky Gap Casino Resort wins multiple first place awards for dining and nightlife

Rocky Gap Casino Resort wins multiple first place awards for dining and nightlife

FLINTSTONE, Md.  (April 5, 2017) – Rocky Gap Casino Resort, a subsidiary of Las Vegas-based Golden Entertainment, Inc. (NASDAQ:GDEN), earned nine first place honors in Casino Player Magazine in the publication’s Best of Dining & Nightlife Awards Program.

Rocky Gap earned the recognition through a vote of the magazine’s readership in a competition that included Maryland’s six gaming properties.

Rocky Gap took first place in the following categories:

  • Best Buffet, “Lakeside Restaurant”
  • Best Seafood, “Lakeside Restaurant”
  • Best Burger Joint, “LB’s Place”
  • Best Coffee Shop, “Little Munch”
  • Best Outdoor Dining, “Signatures Bar & Grill”
  • Best Place to People Watch, “On The Rocks”
  • Best View, “Lakeside Restaurant”
  • Best Place for Cocktails, “On The Rocks”

Rocky Gap also earned first place for Best Overall Service.

Skylar Dice, general manager of the Rocky Gap Casino Resort, thanked the property’s guests who voted in the magazine’s survey. Dice also credited the resort’s team members, whose efforts in guest relations led to having the best overall service over all other Maryland casinos.

“We are proud of these honors because our restaurants, nightlife attractions and guest service successfully competed against all other casinos in Maryland,” Dice said. “These awards directly reflect the efforts of Rocky Gap’s approximately 465 team members.”

About Rocky Gap Casino Resort

Rocky Gap Casino Resort is located in Rocky Gap State Park near Cumberland, Maryland in the heart of Allegany County. This location features miles of hiking trails and incredible mountain views. Rocky Gap Casino Resort is a AAA 4-Diamond Award® and TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence-winning resort featuring a casino, hotel, events and conference center, Bonkerz Comedy Club, three restaurants and a deli, the only Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Course in Maryland, a spa, indoor pool, fitness center, pro shop, complimentary valet parking, individual parking, and several outdoor recreational activities. The casino features 634 slot machines, 18 table games and two casino bars. The golf course was included in GolfWeek magazine’s list of the best courses to play in Maryland and best casino courses, as well as featured in Golf Digest’s list of America’s 36 Best Buddies-Trip Destinations. Rocky Gap Casino Resort is owned by Golden Entertainment, Inc. More information is available at www.rockygapcasino.com .

About Golden Entertainment, Inc.

Golden Entertainment, Inc. owns and operates gaming properties across two divisions – distributed gaming and casino operations.  Golden Entertainment operates more than 12,000 gaming devices and nearly 30 table games in Nevada, Maryland and Montana.  The Company owns four casino properties, more than 50 taverns and operates approximately 980 distributed gaming locations in multiple jurisdictions.  Golden Entertainment is focused on leveraging its scale, market leadership and proven management capabilities to maximize profitability of its operations and value for its shareholders.

For Rocky Gap Casino-Resort:
Wanda Holtschneider
(301) 784-8473
[email protected]

For Golden Entertainment:
Howard Stutz
(702) 495-4490
[email protected]

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