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Shelbourne Park Greyhound Stadium

S Lotts Rd, Dublin, Ireland
+353 1890 269 969
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great experience

this is a great spot for a couples night or family night or even a party! book in for the... read more

Reviewed 1 June 2016
Emma O
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Amsterdam
Fun night out as part of a stag do

Went as part of a stag party. Not the dressed up loons. The racing comes thick and fast with a... read more

Reviewed 31 May 2016
Tom G
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good28%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“dog racing” (15 reviews)
“great fun” (31 reviews)
“brilliant night” (13 reviews)
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:00, 18:30 - 23:30
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S Lotts Rd, Dublin, Ireland
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S Lotts Rd, Dublin, Ireland
+353 1890 269 969
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Reviewed 1 June 2016

this is a great spot for a couples night or family night or even a party! book in for the restaurant in advance unless you like standing or sitting out in the cold and only having snacks and alcohol available. make an evening of it...More

Thank Emma O
David H, Duty Manager at Shelbourne Park Greyhound Stadium, responded to this reviewResponded 28 June 2016

Hi, Thank you for your recent visit to Shelbourne Park and taking the time to review us here on TripAdvisor. We do feel like we have a venue for every occasion so you review is very encouraging. Hopefully we will see you back for many...More

Reviewed 31 May 2016

Went as part of a stag party. Not the dressed up loons. The racing comes thick and fast with a decent line up of dogs. Betting was easy and quick. The bar was pretty good and not that expensive for Dublin. On the negative side...More

1  Thank Tom G
David H, Duty Manager at Shelbourne Park Greyhound Stadium, responded to this reviewResponded 28 June 2016

Hi, Thank you for your recent visit to Shelbourne Park and for taking the time to review us here on TripAdvisor. I'm very sorry to hear that you found the food so poor and would be very grateful if you could send me on some...More

Reviewed 23 May 2016

Visited here recently with the family - hubby, 13, 11 and 7 year old children. I had pre booked us to have dinner as well. It was really reasonable - especially for the kids and they got LOADS to eat with a good variety on...More

Thank Oonagh M
David H, Duty Manager at Shelbourne Park Greyhound Stadium, responded to this reviewResponded 28 June 2016

Hi, Thank you so much for visiting Shelbourne with all your family and for your review. We do strive to be a family friendly venue, so great to hear that your whole family enjoyed it so much. We cant wait to welcome you all back...More

Reviewed 17 May 2016

We had a great time betting on the greyhounds (this can be done from €1,-). it's difficult not to be fanatical;-)

Thank J0ri5
David H, Duty Manager at Shelbourne Park Greyhound Stadium, responded to this reviewResponded 28 June 2016

Hi, Thank you for visiting Shelbourne and for your review. Great to hear you got caught up the Shelbourne Park atmosphere. Hopefully we will see you again in the future. Kind Regards

Reviewed 15 May 2016 via mobile

Popped out with mates for a night out - great night - great mix of people - food is ok - great stadium - queues for Tote Betting can get busy - all round great fun - I'll tell you what I was up quite...More

Thank Hame01
David H, Duty Manager at Shelbourne Park Greyhound Stadium, responded to this reviewResponded 28 June 2016

Hi, Thank you for choosing Shelbourne for your night out. Great to see you enjoyed your night so much and even had a few winners! The stadium now also has electronic tote machines which will help reduce the queues for the tote. Hopefully we will...More

Reviewed 6 May 2016

A super night out. Great service in restaurant. Super athmosphere watching the races. Bookmakers calling the odds adds to the occasion. Lots of people including families enjoying themselves creates a very friendly venue.More

Thank Ste T
David H, Duty Manager at Shelbourne Park Greyhound Stadium, responded to this reviewResponded 28 June 2016

Hi, Thank you for choosing Shelbourne Park for your night out and for your very kind review. We strive to make our venue as welcoming to everyone as possible so It is great to see that this was your experience. Hopefully we will see you...More

Reviewed 29 April 2016

I've never placed a bet on anything in my life! I went with some work colleagues for a social night out. We booked a table & prepaid for a main course, entrance & a betting slip. €20 per head. Not bad at all! You obviously...More

1  Thank SidLawrence
David H, Duty Manager at Shelbourne Park Greyhound Stadium, responded to this reviewResponded 5 May 2016

Hi, Thank you for your recent visit to Shelbourne Park and your review. I'm delighted to hear your evening went so well. We feel that our staff are some of the most friendly and professional in Dublin, so your comments are very much appreciated. Our...More

Reviewed 25 April 2016

Really fun night out, was about 10 minutes drive in a cab from castle hotel. Cheap drinks and food, great atmosphere. Me and my boyfriend had lots of fun betting (and losing! lol) would definitely go if you're looking for a change to all the...More

Thank Hannon-89
David H, Duty Manager at Shelbourne Park Greyhound Stadium, responded to this reviewResponded 5 May 2016

Hi, Thank you for visiting Shelbourne on your holiday. It's brilliant to hear you had such a good time. Hopefully we will see you again if you are back in Dublin in the future. Kind Regards David

Reviewed 18 April 2016

Great experience for an evening's entertainment and doesn't have to be heavy on your pocket. Food is basic but ok if you only want a snack. we bought the 20 euro ticket which got us in,a bet,the programme and a food voucher.More

Thank mhairigeddes2016
David H, Duty Manager at Shelbourne Park Greyhound Stadium, responded to this reviewResponded 19 April 2016

Hi, Thank you for choosing Shelbourne Park for your recent night out in Dublin and for your review on TripAdvisor. Its great to hear you enjoyed your evening. Please do check out some of our wonderful Grandstand Restaurant packages available at the stadium should you...More

Reviewed 10 April 2016

Went on a family party outing last Thursday 7 april 2016. What an evening and this was made a very memorable evening by the wonderful staff. All the staff were very polite and looked after us all very well. Food was lovely. We lost on...More

Thank siobhan266
David H, Duty Manager at Shelbourne Park Greyhound Stadium, responded to this reviewResponded 19 April 2016

Hi Siobhan, Thank you for your recent visit to Shelbourne Park and your review. Our staff do their utmost to make everyone feel as welcome as possible so it is great to hear your feedback. Hopefully we will see you back again soon. Kind Regards...More

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Brigidb1Dublin
5 December 2017|
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Response from Alan N | Reviewed this property |
Hi Brigid, I don't think there are any finals nights on in December. However, it would be best to contact the stadium prior to your intended race meeting to avoid any disappoint. Alan
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Chris H
18 September 2017|
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Response from Rourked | Reviewed this property |
They have Stella on draught (not our usual tipple but the best of what was available - no bud or Heineken or coors on draught - bottles only we think). Also we don't drink Guinness and we can't remember seeing anybody... More
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ravenrad52
10 February 2017|
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Response from Wendy E | Reviewed this property |
Hi I'm sure but usually it's about 9.50pm
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