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Towcester Racecourse

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London Road, Towcester NN12 6LB, England
+44 1327 353414
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Horse racing day

We arrived two hours before the first race so we got parked quickly and entered the course... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
via mobile
Great service

Emma in the restaurant area was helpful and attentive to our table throughout the whole evening... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
via mobile
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Northamptonshire's new night out ,experience the thrill of Greyhound Racing at the UK's newest track in state of the art surroundings every Friday & Saturday evening and Sunday afternoon Come and share in the excitement of the sport of kings "the thunder of flying hooves, the dazzling flash of colours. Our restaurant guests enjoy superb food using fresh local ingredients in a beautiful location served by a team passionate about delivering exceptional service with unrivalled views of the racing action. With exclusive suites for private events , beautifully presented restaurants and a conference location perfectly situated in unique surroundings Towcester Racecourse is the perfect choice for your event . Towcester Racecourse is set in beautiful parkland overlooking the rolling Northamptonshire countryside, is truly one of the most picturesque racing venues in the country.
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“free entry” (20 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:30 AM - 10:30 PM
London Road, Towcester NN12 6LB, England
+44 1327 353414
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We arrived two hours before the first race so we got parked quickly and entered the course. Although it's very good that there is no entry fee I was disappointed to see that there were no security bag checks and we were able to just...More

1  Thank Vegasaddict2014
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Emma in the restaurant area was helpful and attentive to our table throughout the whole evening. The food was great and the winning on the dogs even better :) such a fun evening

1  Thank LauraMarieCox
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Had a great night at the dogs and the food and racing were superb. Would have got a 5 but for the bar service, slow and hard work. Staff were pleasant enough but went twice to bar and queue was 30+. Other than that would...More

3  Thank Paul C
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Booked a VIP box with a buffet for a stag do, everyone was impressed with the facilities, the two ladies who looked after us for the evening (Emily & Evana) were fantastic! And the security that were handling the boxes dealt with a few issues...More

2  Thank Sean H
Reviewed 1 week ago

I travel to a lot of Racecourse and enjoy the hospitality they offer. The racecourse itself is fantastic, as are the facilities on offer. I've never visited this racecourse before but I was very impressed with what I saw. The one thing that let it...More

2  Thank jameswO7279JK
Towcester2015, General Manager at Towcester Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear James Thank you for your feedback . Please accept my sincere apologies that your experience fell short of your expectations this is something that I am concerned about and wish to be able to rectify and make sure that moving forward it is not...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Tuesday night for dogs and Wednesday for horses great venue had excellent meal on Tuesday and had a great day there at the races on Wednesday. Just needs more facilities to get a tea or coffee queues were very big!

2  Thank Michael F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Towcester Racecourse made this a day to remember with hospitality.. we were treated like royalty from the off and the food was wonderful. Seasonal, well cooked and fabulous flavours. But topping the day was the service. If you're lucky enough to have John in your...More

1  Thank cookster74
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There are lots of racecourses around that are like this, quite small but well run and with very nice facilities. As long as you’re not expecting Royal Ascot it provides a very enjoyable day out and generally it’s not that busy. Interestingly they also have...More

1  Thank 1sammi
Reviewed 1 week ago

Organised a charity event at this venue for third year running with over 170 people. Best service , good food and superb environment Every one attended was happy and complimented the food. Staff are a credit to this establishment....Rosie, MATT, Gemm , Christi , Ollie...More

1  Thank Estelleiu
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was a lovely afternoon, free to get in and parking was free too. Watched a couples of races and saw the horses after. Good food not anything to do whilst waiting around though. Will definitely revisit

2  Thank Samantha B
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Jeffrey H
17 June 2017|
Response from Helen D |
Yes you are welcome to do this on some of our meetings
Jeffrey H
17 June 2017|
Response from Linda S | Reviewed this property |
Hello we went at Xmas time so not sure but there are plenty of grass areas so I can't see why not. Might be worth giving them a ring.
Noel T O
12 June 2017|
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Response from christine1959 | Reviewed this property |
hi there is the saracens head hotel in the center of towcester which is very nice appox 1/4 mile walk