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York Racecourse

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Best Racecourse in the Country

This Place keeps me coming back every year and the Dante and Ebor are now the first racemeets to be... read more

Reviewed 23 October 2018
Martin M
North East England, United Kingdom
Fantastic Day Out

We had a brilliant day out a York races. It is not expensive to get in and then it is up to you... read more

Reviewed 21 October 2018
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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Our office hours for enquiries are Monday - Friday, 9am to 5pm. Please visit our website for York Races Fixtures, which often include Saturdays.
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The Racecourse Knavesmire Road, York YO23 1EX, England
+44 1904 620911
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Reviewed 23 October 2018

This Place keeps me coming back every year and the Dante and Ebor are now the first racemeets to be put in the calendar as well as the occasional Saturday. They cater and manage both the small and big meetings very well and reasonably priced...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Martin M
Reviewed 21 October 2018

We had a brilliant day out a York races. It is not expensive to get in and then it is up to you what else you spend when in there - you can bring a picnic if you don't want to spend money on food...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank RDAW
Reviewed 16 October 2018

Very nice day out despite the weather . Food stalls were very expensive though and our £5.50 burgers were cold and full of gristle making them completely inedible.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank rintana
Reviewed 15 October 2018

Owners & Trainers Facilities and Restaurant are much improved, and give an excellent racing experience. Easy car parking & entry, helpful staff. Restaurant managers and staff very helpful and efficient during busy times. Good tasty menu. Good viewing facilities with lift access & level footpaths

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Mike G
Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

An amazing day can't recommend it enough. Food amazing, loads to drink fantastic day. Well looked after by the amazing staff

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank sherlock0482
Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

Came with friends for a day at the races, in the standard grandstand. Big area, with lots of bars and seating (we arrived early and claimed a table). Got some lunch in the buffet restaurant, as it was too windy to avail ourselves to the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Kirstiekirst40
Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

Queues for the bar too long always, queues to get in, not enough toilets and then a human disgrace when you get there. Why do people pay to get into such a badly tune establishments!!!!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank kc1973
Reviewed 6 October 2018

It doesn't matter which meeting you go to at York you can have a great day out and even better day if you pick a winner or two.Train station with in walking distance(flat shoes ladies) or the bus service takes your there.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 179,179
Reviewed 30 September 2018

A very badly run event. I went last night (Saturday 29th September) the traffic was gridlocked. I had taken the bus from Tadcaster and it took over one hour and a half to get there. My daughter arrived in her car and hour later. It...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank FaithyLambert
Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

Never again , most people were falling over drunk and yet still getting served at the various bars. The objective of this place is clear to cater for groups of men and women who’s purpose at this lovely venue is to get blind drunk. Never...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank stuartd932
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Charlee L
28 January 2019|
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Response from 24colint | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I cannot answer this as I went as an owner and went into the owners stand. The racecourse was very nice and I am sure you will have a great time in whichever stand
Claire B
5 September 2018|
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Response from Phil M | Reviewed this property |
Hi. Minimum requirement is a jacket and tie for men however its always a great opportunity to dress up. You can never be too smart but its not like Royal Ascot.
Maria T
29 July 2018|
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