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Leicester Racecourse

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Leicester Race Course Leicester Road, Leicester LE2 4AL, England
+44 116 271 6515
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Great day out

Good value for money and always plenty of seating. Drinks are a bit pricey though but to be... read more

Reviewed 19 February 2018
MrCDT
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Leicester, United Kingdom
Amazing day out

This was mine and my friends first time at the Leicester Races Ladies Day Event. We arrived... read more

Reviewed 3 February 2018
JsunLG
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Leicester
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Just 2 miles from the City Centre, 200 Acres of beautiful green fields with our own Golf Club. We race 32 times a year and hold Ladies Day and the King Richard III stakes.
  • Excellent33%
  • Very good43%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible8%
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“parade ring” (6 reviews)
“race course” (6 reviews)
“food stalls” (3 reviews)
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Leicester Race Course Leicester Road, Leicester LE2 4AL, England
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Reviewed 19 February 2018

Good value for money and always plenty of seating. Drinks are a bit pricey though but to be expected at an event with a captive audience. Planning on a few more trips here in 2018.

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Reviewed 3 February 2018

This was mine and my friends first time at the Leicester Races Ladies Day Event. We arrived early and the sun was beating down which made for a very nice hot day. As you can imagine that made us thirsty and getting served was never...More

Thank JsunLG
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Reviewed 1 February 2018

There is now only one place to get a hot drink or something to eat unless you have booked a table in the restaurant. Very few seats so you have to stand with your coffee,Racing Post,binoculars etc. Not ideal on a freezing cold day. It...More

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Reviewed 23 January 2018

nice place to go.... need to save ya pennies... beer tents do a good job of trying to keep up with the drinkers... just hassle getting in and out the car park..

Thank kevin h
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Reviewed 17 January 2018

Went here last week for a friends birthday with some friends. Tickets were booked online and collected at the gate no problems. I'd never been to the races before so didn't have a clue! It was clean and well laid out and we had some...More

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Reviewed 5 November 2017

+ Nice venue for fireworks event. + Has indoor area so if it is wet, cold or windy, there is some degree of shelter inside. + Easy to locate off the roundabout + Good traffic control into the venue - Really poor traffic control coming...More

Thank ShaoChan_TA
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Lobsterlover354, Owner at Leicester Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded 20 November 2017

Thank you for your review. The Fireworks are ran by Rainbows Hospice and they do an amazing job and raise much needed funds for the work they do. This year as with every year a traffic plan is followed, we are sorry that you won’t...More

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Reviewed 16 September 2017

Had never been until recently and really enjoyed it,with family and friends for a wedding,food great and bar,lots of space and very clean facilities.Staff helpful.

Thank 424sheila
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Lobsterlover354, Owner at Leicester Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded 20 November 2017

Thank you for your kind review, the team at Leocester were delighted with your comments. We all do try and provide everything we do to high standard.

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Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Me and a group of friends attended ladies day at the race course this year for second year running and had an absolutely fab day out. The weather was scorching and couldn't have asked for better weather. We were concerned about the toilet situation as...More

Thank Steph C
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Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Brilliant ladies day. Loved every minute bar one gripe. Why when I wanted to purchase a bottle of rose wine. I was told by the bar staff that they were not allowed by the course management to sell a bottle over the bar, but offered...More

Thank phuntoonraider
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Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

This is the 2nd year we've been to ladies day and it was much better than last year. More food vendors and drinks stands, the one issue I did have was that we purchased the prosecco vouchers before, thinking there'd be a separate bar for...More

Thank Christian B
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Hi Cheryl, many thanks for your email, if you could kindly let me know your email address I will happily email you with all our different packages we have on offer for our evening racing fixture on Saturday 13th June... More
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