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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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Nicholas Lees

Having been a very regular customer of this race venue I feel this director should be held... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
ThePoachers
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Family fun day

Another great day at Leicester races, the May bank holiday family funday did not disappoint... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Fiona R
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Stockport
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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.
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good41%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible10%
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“race course” (7 reviews)
“parade ring” (6 reviews)
“food stalls” (4 reviews)
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Leicester Race Course Leicester Road, Leicester LE2 4AL, England
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+44 116 271 6515
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Having been a very regular customer of this race venue I feel this director should be held accountable for this weekends shambles.High prices and no value in the aftershow entertainment.Must have been 4000 down on last year.You have employed a manager who clearly does not...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Another great day at Leicester races, the May bank holiday family funday did not disappoint! Admittedly the great weather always adds to a great race day but the atmosphere was fun and friendly all day and there were so many family groups it was lovely...More

Thank Fiona R
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Reviewed May 2, 2018

Despite the wet weather this was a great day out. From entry into the course there were plenty of bars and food outlets and the prices were very reasonable. Plenty of on course bookmakers meant placing a bet was also no problem what so ever....More

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Reviewed April 30, 2018 via mobile

We went as a group to what was advertised as Gentleman day with live music . Admittedly the weather did not help but the whole place was poor , from the indoor tent for the entertainment witch was like a paddy field, food and drinks...More

Thank cdavo123
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Reviewed April 30, 2018

Always have a great day at the races but the extra entertainment and great atmosphere was brilliant this Saturday when I attended Gentleman’s Day with a group friends. Despite the bad weather we made the best of it and the marquee was a welcome place...More

Thank AliceRoberts49
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Reviewed April 29, 2018

We came here as part of a 30th birthday party with a group of friends. It was a wet day however the covered bar area was like a mud path and this was only at around 2pm! It was quite difficult to get the bars...More

1  Thank Elle H
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Reviewed April 28, 2018 via mobile

One star is not for the race course, but for the pathetic , half hearted attempt that was supposed to be 'Gentlemans Day' there was nothing different from an ordinary day , except for a huge tent/marquee, cavernous , dim, empty, muddy, and impossible to...More

2  Thank Steve H
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Reviewed February 19, 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.

1  Thank MrCDT
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Reviewed February 2, 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 February 1, 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

1  Thank KateOB2015
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CHERYL D
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Response from Robertbracken | Property representative |
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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