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Tampa Bay Downs

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11225 Race Track Rd, Tampa, FL 33626-3122
+1 813-855-4401
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Good Track for new people to visit

This track is for thoroughbred horse racing. Its easy to get to, plenty of parking. Admission is... read more

Reviewed 24 May 2017
Tampa, Florida
love the place

i have emjoyed a full day of raciing there many a time , i enjoy the draft beer the prices are... read more

Reviewed 22 May 2017
Tampa, Florida
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  • Average14%
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11225 Race Track Rd, Tampa, FL 33626-3122
+1 813-855-4401
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Reviewed 24 May 2017

This track is for thoroughbred horse racing. Its easy to get to, plenty of parking. Admission is cheap, and its a fun time for the casual bettor. They have a buffet on weekends upstairs which is good. They also have a floor where there's a...More

Thank TruthAboutRestaurant
Reviewed 22 May 2017

i have emjoyed a full day of raciing there many a time , i enjoy the draft beer the prices are good. and its really gorgeous to sit with friend and have a waiter serve us in our seats. everything is reasonable priced and we...More

2  Thank C C
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Small track but big on expierence. We felt like we were back enjoying the real track expierence without all the bells and whistles!! We truly enjoyed the day. Food and service was wonderful in the upstairs bar and grill.

Thank Ginny0327
Reviewed 10 May 2017

When you have had enough of Disney or the beach have a day at the races. The track is quite casual compared to British horse racing. Plenty of space. Snack bar, hotdogs, bar etc easily available. Very friendly people who explained how to bet and...More

Thank islam0rada
Reviewed 8 May 2017

TBD was a cool place to visit on the last day of the season,I have never been to see the horses before,I caught on quickly and had a blast,enjoyed the post parade and watching the horses get a quick hose down before racing,food and drink...More

1  Thank dasoverkill
Reviewed 3 May 2017

There's nothing like going to the horse races. Great stadium, and the bleachers were quite comfortable. Lots of variety for food and snacks

Thank Darlene P
Reviewed 3 May 2017

In town visiting our son and daughter-in-law, we decided to hit the track on a Saturday afternoon. We made a reservation for the dinging room. Had a nice table overlooking the track. Food and drinks were fine. Prices reasonable. Didn't leave a financial winner but...More

1  Thank DRLand
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

We bought a Groupon for 6 people for $42, included admission, programs, $5 concession voucher per person, $2 betting voucher per person and seating in the shaded grandstand. It was a great deal. Don't bother with valet parking. Regular parking is not a far walk...More

1  Thank Barb T
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

We always enjoy Tampa Bay Downs. They have a nice variety of food and drinks. Everyone working there are always nice & friendly. Even better when you have a winning horse!

1  Thank JNPJRP
Reviewed 30 April 2017

It took a Groupon offer to finally get us to Tampa Bay Downs, although we had talked many times about going. It's a 90+-minute drive from home, so it had to be a planned visit. What a pleasant surprise! If you have kids who love...More

1  Thank BarefootEmmy
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6 May 2017|
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Response from JNPJRP | Reviewed this property |
Non smoking inside. Smoking is allowed outside.
1 March 2017|
Response from rickbrennanrn | Reviewed this property |
Not to sit and watch the races. Obviously, have to be 18 to bet but kids sit in the stand with their parents.
23 February 2017|
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Response from Screwball | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I believe they do race in the rain. Nice covered grandstand so very comfortable to watch the races.