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Uttoxeter Racecourse

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New Year’s Eve racing - excellent

Booked the 1907 lounge for 12 of us New Year’s Eve. Been to uttoxeter many times but this was far... read more

Reviewed 31 December 2018
JULIEGEORGE
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Sutton Coldfield, United Kingdom
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Local racecourse that I visit on a regular basis

Afternoon NH meeting, not many visitors, but good racing. Refreshments/meals expensive but... read more

Reviewed 11 December 2018
susandotty
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Staffordshire, United Kingdom
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Since 1907 Uttoxeter Racecourse has been the countryside home to racing in Staffordshire. With 25 fixtures each year, from the Midlands Grand National to Family Fun Days, from Music Live Racenight to the Beer Festival Raceday, there is truly...more
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had an amazing day this weekend at the races despite extremely wet and windy weather. We'd paid a bit extra to be in a special area which included food, however owing to a small electrical fire under the floorboards we were moved to another...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Mattedwardsuk
David M, Executive Director at Uttoxeter Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you so much for your kindness and understanding. I am so pleased that my staff looked after you. I was proud of the way they responded to the situation. We look forward to seeing you again. David MacDonald Executive Director.

Reviewed 21 January 2019 via mobile

We came Nye 2018, what a lovely day out, super packed, ques where long, took ages to get a drink at the bars, no where warm to sit, but we all still had fun... toilets where disgusting, some of the staff were a bit rude...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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David M, Executive Director at Uttoxeter Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded 23 January 2019

Hi there- Thanks for your review. The admissions on this day were unprecedented. It was an amazing day but you are correct to state that the facilities were very busy and I apologise for the delays. Uttoxeter has clearly become the preferred destination on New...More

Reviewed 1 January 2019 via mobile

Easily accessible from the town centre. Nice small jump racecourse, visited on New Year’s Eve meeting, very busy but well organised.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank bettieCheltenham
David M, Executive Director at Uttoxeter Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded 23 January 2019

Thanks for the 5 star review which is really appreciated. David MacDonald. Executive Director.

Reviewed 31 December 2018 via mobile

Booked the 1907 lounge for 12 of us New Year’s Eve. Been to uttoxeter many times but this was far the best restaurant. Great view. Food was excellent but rather slow to be served. Chased waitress a few times to get food. Bar service is...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank JULIEGEORGE
David M, Executive Director at Uttoxeter Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded 23 January 2019

Many Thanks for your kind review. I am glad you enjoyed the fabulous food. I will look into your concerns regarding service with my Catering Manager.Look forward to seeing you again soon. David MacDonald. Executive Director

Reviewed 11 December 2018 via mobile

A fun day, however service in premier lounge not so good, too many tables / people for size of room. Food average

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank alvinsugwas
David M, Executive Director at Uttoxeter Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded 23 January 2019

Thanks for your review. I am glad you had a fun day and we look forward to seeing you again. Happy to address any concerns you have raised if you contact me directly. David MacDonald. Executive Director.

Reviewed 11 December 2018

Afternoon NH meeting, not many visitors, but good racing. Refreshments/meals expensive but generally good facilities

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank susandotty
David M, Executive Director at Uttoxeter Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded 23 January 2019

Thanks for your review. I am glad you had a good day and enjoyed the racing- we look forward to seeing you again. David MacDonald. Executive Director.

Reviewed 29 November 2018

Uttoxeter offers good racing, good transport links and good viewing. It’s also smartly picked out on the outside It is my local course and I go often on the (very crowded) train. But it’s true that the main stand has aged quickly and is little...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Keithyp1
David M, Executive Director at Uttoxeter Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded 23 January 2019

Many thanks for your review and comments. The staff here work incredibly hard to make the racecourse look amazing. I agree that we are not Sandown and neither do we attract their funding from the levy BUT we are a beautiful country racecourse that the...More

Reviewed 28 November 2018

Nice friendly course with good viewing from the stands and plenty of places to eat and drink. Train station is right by the racecourse and town centre also nearby.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank seb-grill
David M, Executive Director at Uttoxeter Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded 23 January 2019

Thank You for such a lovely review. David MacDonald. Executive Director

Reviewed 20 November 2018 via mobile

2nd year at the racing/Marstons beer festival meeting. Great Autumn day out! Wrap up warm and enjoy a flutter at a traditional, welcoming, well organised race course, congratulations to all concerned - we will be back 🐴

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank auntiedeb2015
David M, Executive Director at Uttoxeter Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded 23 January 2019

Thank You for the 5 star review which is really appreciated by the team. David MacDonald. Executive Director

Reviewed 17 November 2018

My wife and are regular racegoers and were considering going to the Cheltenham meeting today but instead decided to go up to Uttoxeter as this is a course we had never visited previously. On arrival we realised that the theme for the day was a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Wednesday 12 September then Sunday 23 September. Just google Uttoxeter Races Fixtures and you will get the full list. Hope this helps and you have a great day ( and win ).
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