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Galway Race Course

Ballybrit, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 753 870
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racing in ballybrit

we go racing in galway at least 3 times ayear we were there 2 weeks ago for the september meeting... read more

Reviewed 22 September 2015
KerryIAnna
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kerry i
a day out after busy summer

lt was only ok not what i expected on television seen it and looked lovely but found it pricey... read more

Reviewed 20 September 2015
badgerbaby
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Galway, Ireland
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good29%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Ballybrit, Galway, Ireland
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+353 91 753 870
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Reviewed 22 September 2015

we go racing in galway at least 3 times ayear we were there 2 weeks ago for the september meeting .it was great as compared to the julymeeting thec rowds were a lot smaller so it was easier to get around .the racing was great...More

2  Thank KerryIAnna
Reviewed 20 September 2015

lt was only ok not what i expected on television seen it and looked lovely but found it pricey roscommon racecourse much nicer

Thank badgerbaby
Reviewed 15 September 2015

Whilst on holiday in the west of Ireland we decided that we'd spend an evening at the races. The July race meeting runs for 7 days (if you have the stamina). We had luck with the weather but not with the horses. The craic was...More

Thank LuckyeddieBristol
Reviewed 13 September 2015

The Galway Races was AMAZING!!! I totally recommend. The Irish people are great, such fun and there were live bands everywhere. The race course is lovely and the Guinness Tent well what can I say! Its a huge event in Ireland and is on every...More

Thank JBParrish
Reviewed 12 September 2015

Signage poor. Just couldn't find seafood bar. Had to eat in barn type room. Food fair but so agricultural without any finesse. Young people very drunk . Won't be going again.

Thank cathcos
Reviewed 26 August 2015

My first time 'at the races' and booked the restaurant experience..!!..After hearing of possible traffic problems we did not have any at all....We were very well looked after...the food was lovely...staff were organised and efficient...and the view of the race and finishing post was excellent...thoroughly...More

Thank Penny D
Reviewed 13 August 2015 via mobile

If you're looking for a great day out with friends or family the races at the end of July are the place to be! Gets the city buzzing too and brings a lot of money to the local areas!

Thank Jack M
Reviewed 9 August 2015

Love this spot for strolling around or going for a run. Nice quite. Like your in the middle of country. But get excersice done

Thank gercath
Reviewed 6 August 2015

I have attended race meets in Punchestown, Leopardstown and Fairy House. Galway blows them all out of the water. It is an excellent race course with world class facilities. The most impressive aspect is that while it is an extremely efficient tourism machine, the staff...More

1  Thank Markgdub
Reviewed 5 August 2015

Excellent restaurant with super food and a good view of the course. Nice people, and we had winners!

Thank J B
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