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Thirsk Racecourse

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A great local course

Not too busy, cheap and cheerful with enough amenities and 3 stands to suit all pockets. A belting... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2018
Day At Races

Had a lovely day in owners and trainers bar at Thirsk, very well looked after and free lunch and... read more

Reviewed 1 September 2018
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“parade ring”(8 reviews)
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Station Road, Thirsk YO7 1QL, England
+44 1845 522276
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Paid to enter premier enclosure but was a nightmare for disabled access as totally rammed and couldnt get up steps. Went into the cheap seats, the cafe was awful - like a bus station cafe. Locals weren't friendly and dressed scruffy. It was raining so...More

Thank Romagirl327
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

Had bought the Cherrytree package which included food from cherrytree buffet...food awful burgers were dried out and not nice at all. Even lack of condiments/sauces etc to try and help improve the situ! Staff customer service for food was not overly pleasant either. Would recommend...More

Thank dunlogan1
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

£5 for a pint and they didn't even wear a mask! £4.95 for pie and peas - I tell you! £2.30 for a brew - which isn't too bad really The grounds are nice and we were in the premier bit. There is simply no...More

Thank Dawnie100
Reviewed 6 September 2018

Not too busy, cheap and cheerful with enough amenities and 3 stands to suit all pockets. A belting day out!!

Thank afarce
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

Had a lovely day in owners and trainers bar at Thirsk, very well looked after and free lunch and tea and coffee a bonus. Lovely friendly racecourse and would highly recommend

Thank danny402
Reviewed 22 August 2018

Always a pleasure, we have been travelling up from Leicestershire for the past 5 years. Well organised, friendly and immaculately looked after its a go to racecourse for us.

Thank Jan F
Reviewed 10 August 2018

We go on two weekends racing a year and several day trips but this is the first time we have visited Thirsk racecourse. Unfortunately it wasn’t a happy experience. We booked the premier stand and found it to be rather small for the amount of...More

Thank Jackie F
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

We visited on Saturday 4th of August. It was extremely busy, the weather was great and it was lovely to see so many people enjoy racing. In the Owners bar it was difficult to get a seat to eat. Not because people were sitting down,...More

1  Thank bea12345678
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Great caravan/motor home park good amenities close to the town and of course the race course. Very reasonably priced and a discount if you are in the caravan club

Thank tracy s
Reviewed 6 August 2018

My father and I called at Thirsk races recently and had a good visit. Although the weather didn't start out too well as the heavens opened just as we were arriving there were places to shelter from the downpour. We grabbed a bite to eat...More

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11 July 2018|
Response from Martin W |
Yes you can but only in the family enclosure food and drink
Gary P
20 June 2018|
Response from Glen83 | Reviewed this property |
Look up the internet