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York Racecourse

#28 of 205 things to do in York Features Animals
The Racecourse Knavesmire Road, York YO23 1EX, England
+44 1904 620911
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A Great Day at the Races!

Signposted really well so no problems in getting into the course. Once we'd parked up we were into... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Sheffield, United Kingdom
via mobile
Race meeting

We purchased tickets for the county area of race course had a good day with friends drinks a bit... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Ray R
Northumberland, United Kingdom
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Our office hours for enquiries are Monday - Friday, 9am to 5pm. Please visit our website for York Races Fixtures, which often include Saturdays.
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“county stand” (113 reviews)
“race course” (48 reviews)
“ebor meeting” (24 reviews)
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The Racecourse Knavesmire Road, York YO23 1EX, England
+44 1904 620911
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Signposted really well so no problems in getting into the course. Once we'd parked up we were into unknown territory never having been before! We didn't have to worry as there were helpers available to steer us in the right direction. The course was very...More

Thank Runsteady
Reviewed 2 days ago

We purchased tickets for the county area of race course had a good day with friends drinks a bit dear and you can't drink outside so a bit restricted if you want a drink between races as big queue forms and could miss next race.

Thank Ray R
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

What a great place for stag and hen parties if you get the more expensive tickets everyone is well dressed, there is a great atmosphere and a good selection of beers and other drinks. The only down side was the walk from the station I...More

Thank NeilSportsTherapist
Reviewed 4 days ago

Visited York races for the day. Weather was great and do believe that made a real difference. Spent time in the Ebor stand between races drinking prosecco. The staff so lovely and helpful. We bought tickets for the county stand and views of racing were...More

Thank maddison27
Reviewed 5 days ago

My first visit to York race course on a very busy John Smith's Saturday meeting. I was very pleasantly surprised. The amenities were excellent. The restaurant served delicious food served by quick courteous staff. Large course with a large screen to view your chosen horse....More

Thank Barberie
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Went as part of a pub day out . John Smiths Cup Had a great time however a few things spoilt the experience . 1. Not enough toilets If you visit the toilets in between races you will be queuing for a long time .For...More

Thank stuart c
Reviewed 5 days ago

What a fabulous experience from the moment we entered the restaurant. Without exception each member of staffs level of service was first class. The food was out of this world & I will definitely be returning & recommending to all my friends. Special mention to...More

Thank Joanne W
Reviewed 5 days ago

Visited here Saturday for racing and had a good day.Place is big and roomy with plenty of drinking and eating places.Good atmosphere on racetrack area but a shame you cannot take drinks in area.Drinks and food a bit expensive.

Thank chrisworthington48
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We came here further John Smiths meeting. Although fantastically busy, we were able to get near to the finish line and still have time to enjoy food and drinks from the nearby vendors. While there were still lots of seating (more than on previous visits)...More

Thank Helen H
Reviewed 6 days ago

We visited for a birthday treat, so we paid a bit extra for the county stand. When we entered it was busy but we expected big crowds. Having never been before It would have helpful to maybe have some direction where we were to go....More

Thank Clare M
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10 July 2017|
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Response from JOEA500 | Reviewed this property |
It's not that bad it settles down after a couple of hours it's expensive tho
1 June 2017|
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Response from lumley14 | Reviewed this property |
Def tattersall for a stag do