Sunday was the first day I've seen they had no security guard. Then, people busting out of the tournament were told to wait around while they "figure out the payouts." 30 minutes later the police show up to cite everybody and take the whole prize pool, the whole time, Eliud the tournament director is laughing and smiling thinking the whole thing is funny. I will never ever visit another business owned by the guy that owns this place. If I lived in the basement underneath Watauga Social Lounge, I would still take the 30 minute drive to another card room, every, single, time.
Announcements from Watauga Social Lounge
Watauga Social Lounge is temporarily closed.
Tarrant County Sheriff Game Room Regulations Department ceased $200k cash (including the $132,840 prize pool money that belongs to the tournament players) and all of W.S.L equipment
For the members who received a citation, please send your contact information to email@example.com
We have a meeting on Monday with an attorney for legal representative for all tournament players who receive a citation from the Tarrant county sheriff’s department, and to get back the $132,840 that belongs to the tournament players.
We sincerely apologize for any inconvenience this has cause to our members, to our staff, to the poker community and to the city of watauga.
Thank You for the love and support we have been given. We hope to open back up soon.
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