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Tampa Bay Downs

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Address: 11225 Race Track Rd, Tampa, FL 33626-3122
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Need a nicer restaurant to sit and watch the races...3.00 to enter 3.00 for program and .50 cents for a pencil..really...

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Welland, Canada
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Florida
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49 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We always go for brunch several times during the race season. The brunch has many options. The view from this private area is great from your table or you can also go outside on the deck. The private betting windows are also very convenient.

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Welland, Canada
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14 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Need a nicer restaurant to sit and watch the races...3.00 to enter 3.00 for program and .50 cents for a pencil..really...

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Breckenridge, Colorado
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136 reviews
53 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Bought a Groupon for four people. Great deal. The food is terrific and very reasonable! They close for the season at the end of the month so get out there now or put it on your MUST DO list for next season

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Chicago, Illinois
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47 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had fun betting on the horses at Tampa Bay Downs, we even won a few bucks! The track is pretty run-down, it really could use a facelift but we still had a great time anyway. Everyone that worked there was friendly, and the beer was reasonably priced. There was plenty of room to stay outside for the races, or... More 

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Tampa, Florida
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79 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We are not gamblers, and had never been to watch the races, we went to enjoy lunch and watch the horses. What a fun afternoon we had. We made reservations at the Skye Terrace where you can relax and enjoy your own table for the afternoon. The food and drinks are very reasonably priced There is a dress code there.... More 

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Ocala, Florida
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34 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

a really nice track and facility. super friendly staff. free parking. free admissions on weekdays. reasonable concessions prices. will go back again soon.

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We paid for the whole box which was only $16, food was cheap and good quality. The downside was we were new to this and coming from UK the betting system is different, the two ladies allocated to the boxes were miserable and unhelpful, other guests also experienced their rude manner towards people. We went downstairs where we found much... More 

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St. Augustine, Florida
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11 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Took family there for a day with the ponies, had a good time in the clubhouse and outside. Very friendly staff people going again shortly. Note group coupon has great deals for this place.

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Bainbridge Island, Washington
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100 reviews
28 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We like to go to the horse races. This venue provided a great afternoon outdoors without having to be in the sun. The food options are great as are the beer prices. This year there was a Groupon that provided an amazing value.

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34 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The races were much more fun than we expected. The horses were gorgeous and the races were exciting to watch. We are not experienced gamblers, but the people at the box explained the process and although we didn't win much we didn't lose much either. We bet $10 and won back $7.50 and were entertained for over 4 hours. We... More 

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