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Address: 1200 Red Mile Road, Lexington, KY 40504
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Went there on a date with my husband. We had so much fun! We won some money & lost some money!!! Will definitely go back! Hopefully I will win more money this time!

Reviewed 2 days ago
143mk
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Lexington, Kentucky
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Lexington, Kentucky
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33 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Went there on a date with my husband. We had so much fun! We won some money & lost some money!!! Will definitely go back! Hopefully I will win more money this time!

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Georgetown, Kentucky
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62 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

ONce you sign up for a casino card at the Red Mile, they then lure you back in after one week with a free steak dinner. Let me tell you, we were thrilled it was free, because it sure wasn't worth paying for! You are offered either prime rib or alfredo pasta. I had the pasta, and my husband had... More 

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Lexington, Kentucky
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29 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The beauty of red mile is that it's not nearly as stuffy as keeneland can be but the downside of that is that it can be a little bit grosser as far as cleanliness goes. I haven't been since they renovated so it may be nicer now. It definitely is fun to watch the cart racing and if you're new... More 

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Columbus, Ohio
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74 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 March 2017

this place is a gem. Folks new to the racino (although not called this) get 10 dollars of free play and a rep takes the new folks around to make sure they know how to play the games. On Wednesdays if you get 15 points you can buy anything in the cafe for 99 cents (no alcohol). The slots are... More 

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Thank connie c
Lexington, Kentucky
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 January 2017

My fiance and I always have a blast here (we're 25). Its recently renovated. Check out their membership deals and promos. We got a free $100 to play with when we went. They said if we lost 100 we would be reimbursed. I thought it would be some fluke deal, but they really did send me a check in the... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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14 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 January 2017

What I loved most about this special place is how wonderfully accessible it is and we so enjoyed taking family photos on the grounds. This was off season, so it wasn't difficult. A great horse track & barn that gives you all the KY feels!

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Thank 4Crabs
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4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
Reviewed 12 January 2017

Slots, food and drinks, what more do you need?! Perfect for down time or in between events. Bars in city close at 2:30, but Red Miles is open until 4 or later. Friendly helpful staff, fun games!

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Thank Brittany D
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15 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

Just absolutely love this place. Great food,drinks,atmosphere. You can watch the sunset over the race track. It's breath taking. You just can't get no better than this!

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Carlsbad, California
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45 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 December 2016

We didn't have enough time to thoroughly check it out but we'll be back in the spring! What an incredible place!

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Thank Michelle W
Lawrenceburg, KY
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33 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 November 2016

The Red Mile went through a major upgrade last year and in doing so they added "slot machines". Each time you "spin" you are betting on a horse race that has already been run. There is a small video screen for you to see the race results. The results of the race determines how much you win. I recommend you... More 

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