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The Racecourse

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Derby Road, Uttoxeter, ST14 5AA, Uttoxeter, England
+44 1889 561800
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

Visited with a friend for lunch. We only ordered jacket potatoes. A safe choice?? One was rotten and the other very over cooked. No check by staff to see if food was ok after we starting eating. On clearing the table we mentioned the rotten potato. The waitress said she would tell the kitchen. To be honest they would have... More 

Thank Lynne M
Merseyside, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 May 2016

Called before going racing despite being busy service was good food good and reasonably priced.because it is so near the racecourse it is handy place to meet friends from other places to have food and drink before going to the course.

Thank Michael C
Derby, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 April 2016

Heather was the lady looking after us , Despite the restaurant being very busy she was very attentive and looked after us very well without being fussy , Nothing worse that a waiter standing over you watching every mouthful you take. The food was quick to arrive tasty and hot . Down side was in the gents loo, the radiator... More 

Thank Phil T
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 March 2016 via mobile

Was staying at the adjacent hotel Thought I'd pop over for a Sunday carvery Was greeted on arrival and asked if we had booked as it was impromptu we said no, to be fair it was empty but we were asked to go to the bar and a table would be sorted After a fair wait at the bar finally... More 

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Berkshire, United Kingdom
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14 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 March 2016

Pleasant dinner and good breakfast with comfortable rooms at the adjoining Premier Inn. Website rooms were noisy from next door service station but we found the windows well insulated and had a good nights sleep. Air Con in room if needed.

Thank Andrew J
Stafford, United Kingdom
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401 reviews
236 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 March 2016 via mobile

Called in on a Sunday morning. Things were a bit disorganised was our first impression. We eventually found ourselves a table as no one came to seat us. Food was better than the service although the sausage skin was really think. Not nice. Pastries were great and nice to have pikelets. Plenty of preserves to choose from and top up... More 

Thank KiplingsMom
Staffordshire, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 February 2016

A recent visit with my husband meant we had an enjoyable meal and great customer service,. Would definitely return.

Thank Stephanie H
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157 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2015

As expected from a Table Table restaurant - the food and service was good. We ate here on 3 nights as we were staying in the next door Premier Inn. The hotel and restaurant seemed quieter than in previous visits (I'm guessing that this may be a result of Alton Towers being quieter) and the restaurant seems to be struggling... More 

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2015 via mobile

Have eaten in the Racecourse a number of times because it's so convenient but not again after the last visit. The food really is poor which as a result I spent too much time on the loo the next day.

Thank Martin V
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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935 reviews
304 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2015

Visited the racecourse as there was an Antiques fair taking place over the first weekend in September. Easy to find, good car parking close to station. Good facilities and very reasonable entrance charge. Definitely be back again when the next one is on.

Thank 2014Jandy

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$6 - US$24
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Derby Road, Uttoxeter, ST14 5AA, Uttoxeter, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Staffordshire  >  Uttoxeter
  • Phone Number: +44 1889 561800
Great food and drink served by people who really care

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?