SAN DIEGO, CA--(Marketwired - Aug 22, 2016) - For the sixth year in a row, Barona Resort & Casino has won Best Casino, Loosest Slots and Best Casino Buffet in the annual San Diego's Best Union-Tribune Readers Poll. Barona is the most decorated winner in the poll with a total of 22 first place awards.

"We are extremely honored to accept these awards from our players and the San Diego community for the sixth year in a row and we want to thank everyone who voted Barona the best in 2016," said Rick Salinas, general manager of Barona Resort & Casino. "These awards reflect the hard work and dedication of all 3,000 of our staff members because without them, none of this would be possible and that is just one reason why we are most proud of being named the Best Place to Work in the 2016 poll."

Barona was voted the best in 22 different categories in the San Diego's Best Union-Tribune Readers Poll including: Best Local Casino, Loosest Slots, Best Casino Buffet, Best Steakhouse, Best Casino Restaurant, Best 24-Hour Restaurant, Best Hamburger, Best Asian Cuisine, Best Hotel, Best Golf Course, Best Day Spa and Best Place to Work.

In addition to Barona's 2,000 slot and video poker machines, the casino features over 90 table games including Blackjack, Blackjack Switch, Pai Gow Poker, Barona Craps, Burn 20 Blackjack, Three-Card Poker, Four-Card Poker, Mississippi Stud, Free Bet Blackjack, Let It Ride and Barona Roulette. Barona also features San Diego's largest Asian gaming pit, including popular games such as EZ Pai Gow and Asia Poker with EZ Baccarat in its Dragon Alley.

About Barona Resort & Casino
Named Best Casino and Loosest Slots for six consecutive years in the San Diego's Best Union-Tribune Readers Poll, Barona Resort & Casino is the ultimate gaming entertainment destination featuring 2,000 slot and video poker machines and over 90 table games. The AAA Four Diamond rated property features 400 spacious guest rooms and suites with beautiful views of Barona Valley, award-winning dining, the AmBience Day Spa, a full-service events center and the 18-hole championship Barona Creek Golf Club, which was rated the 4th Best Resort Course in California by Golfweek Magazine. For Barona Resort & Casino reservations and information, visit, or call toll free 888-7-BARONA (722-7662). You can also socialize with Barona on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and YouTube.

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