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Worcester Racecourse

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Address: Worcester Racecourse Grand Stand Road, Worcester WR1 3EJ, England
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+44 1905 25364
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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Worcester Racecourse is a picturesque venue in the heart of Worcester,...

Worcester Racecourse is a picturesque venue in the heart of Worcester, nestling on the banks of the River Severn. The racecourse offers a great day or evening out, to spend with family, colleagues, friends or clients. The racecourse hosts approximately 20 fixtures each year, mostly through the summer months.

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Christmas gift from in laws redeemed!

Really small compared to York or other larger race courses but a very positive atmosphere! Bar staff lovely and do all they can to please. Food is limited as snack bars are the... read more

Reviewed 30 August 2016
Morag M
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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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Rotherham, United Kingdom
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168 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 September 2016

My twin brother and his wife as part of their 45th wedding anniversary celebrations invited friends for an afternoon at Worcester Racecourse. We had a round table for 11 of us, a superb view of the racing and an excellent three course meal. We arrived at 12.45 and finished at around 5.30. Everything was spot on, good quality food, drinks... More 

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Katherine S, Marketing Manager at Worcester Racecourse, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review, it's great to hear you had such a good day at Worcester Racecourse. We'll pass on your comments to the team as they always love to hear such positive feedback. We hope to see you again soon! More 

West Midlands, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 September 2016

I wasn't sure what to expect as I hadn't visited a racecourse before or felt the urge to. I booked this as a birthday treat for my husband who likes an occasional flutter & thought what a change it would make from the norm. It turned out to be far better than I expected. We had such an enjoyable evening... More 

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Katherine S, Marketing Manager at Worcester Racecourse, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and we're really glad you had a great time at the racecourse, we hope you'll be back soon! More 

Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

Really small compared to York or other larger race courses but a very positive atmosphere! Bar staff lovely and do all they can to please. Food is limited as snack bars are the main food option though they look good, my advice eat in town then come to the course.

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Katherine S, Marketing Manager at Worcester Racecourse, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review, you are right we are a small but very friendly local racecourse and we are glad you enjoyed the atmosphere. We do have a restaurant on-site if you are looking for more than a quick snack, we hope you will come back another time to visit us again. More 

Banstead, United Kingdom
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1,157 reviews
140 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 465 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 August 2016

You should stay overnight in Worcester and visit the Cathedral and its many good pubs because you can walk to the course very easily and the beer at the course is terrible. All the staff are very friendly, the river is close by and all in all it's an excellent days racing. At some point they will wake up to... More 

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Katherine S, Marketing Manager at Worcester Racecourse, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review and we are glad you enjoy the racing at Worcester. We'll take on board your comments about the ale, we do have a selection of beers including an ale available at our bars but no local beers at present, this is something we can look into for the future. More 

Cirencester, United Kingdom
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196 reviews
45 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 135 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

Purchased the hospitality package for the Severn restaurant which includes the tickets. Food was excellent quality if a little on the small side and a very good selection of wines as well. Staff were so nice and helpful nothing was too much trouble , loos clean and close by . The course is very pleasant and well laid out plenty... More 

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Katherine S, Marketing Manager at Worcester Racecourse, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review and we are glad you enjoyed your experience at Worcester Racecourse in the Severn Restaurant. We are sorry you experienced a delay leaving the car park, on certain busy racedays with a high volume of traffic leaving the car park at the same time some delays can occur but we... More 

Cardigan
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215 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 195 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 August 2016

My wife and I have been attending the racecourse for a few years and find it a simply excellent day out. From those taking the original bookings to the staff on the gates and bars, the attitude is courteous and wholly professional and painless. Two little grumbles.... 1. During meetings, there are small events which take place at the pre-parade... More 

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Katherine S, Marketing Manager at Worcester Racecourse, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review and we are glad you enjoy your visits to Worcester Racecourse so much, it is lovely to hear we are your favourite racecourse! There should always be commentary in the restaurant so we are very sorry you couldn't hear it, we will look into this and ensure the volume is... More 

Carmarthen, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
Reviewed 18 August 2016

excellent meal and service, down fall no air condition need more fans, and no balcony, still had brill evening.

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Bloxwich, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 August 2016

Staff extremely helpful lovely clean venue a good fun day for family's even with children.parking was free,drinks and food reasonably priced

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salford
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35 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 August 2016

WA party of six of us from work, booked a table in the restaurant, food was excellent and the staff were efficient and friendly. We will definitely return

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Malvern Wells, United Kingdom
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236 reviews
37 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

Great venue for a beer festive an annual event been Before and they usually run out of beer yes run out by the last night which was the sat (on for 3 days) but they have learned and held some back till 6 o'clock on the sat which was a good thing to do and great to see they are... More 

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