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Sedgefield Racecourse

Racecourse Road | Sedgefield, Stockton-on-Tees TS21 2HW, England
+44 1740 621925
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Small but very welcoming racecourse with great vantage points

One of the smaller racecourses but also one of the friendliest - on a par with Kelso IMO. Drinks... read more

Reviewed 24 March 2018
Fifescots
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Dunfermline, United Kingdom
Attended the Family Fun Day on Sunday January 28th with my two children.

Had a great day out with two notable exceptions: After the first race we ordered 2 bottles of... read more

Reviewed 29 January 2018
richarddriver64
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Newton Aycliffe, United Kingdom
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Racecourse Road | Sedgefield, Stockton-on-Tees TS21 2HW, England
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Reviewed 24 March 2018

One of the smaller racecourses but also one of the friendliest - on a par with Kelso IMO. Drinks and food reasonably priced and great views of the final 1/2 furlong and winning post

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Emma G, General Manager at Sedgefield Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded 26 March 2018

Thank you for your lovely feedback. We hope you visit again soon. Regards, Emma

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Reviewed 29 January 2018

Had a great day out with two notable exceptions: After the first race we ordered 2 bottles of Pepsi & 1 bottle of Mineral Water and I handed over £10 expecting £2.50 change (pricey but to be expected). I got the drinks but no change....More

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Emma G, General Manager at Sedgefield Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded 31 January 2018

Hi Richard, Hope you are well. Thank you for your feedback regarding Sunday. As you can imagine, we don't take feedback like this lightly and this is certainly something I need to investigate. Are you able to send me an email with regards to which...More

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Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

Had a lovely day at Sedgefield Races. Owners and trainers are looked after well here. They are given a 2 vouchers on arrival for a main course and a dessert. The main course is always good (normally a car very) but not once have I...More

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Emma G, General Manager at Sedgefield Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded 31 January 2018

Hi, Thanks for your feedback regarding the Owners and Trainers Suite here at Sedgefield Racecourse. Firstly I must apologise as I'm new to the role here and this is the first instance I've heard of this. I therefore will work with the Catering GM to...More

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Reviewed 29 December 2017

£20 entry for six races starting at noon with free parking in adjacent fields - what could be better to blow the cobwebs away on Boxing Day? Wrap up warm as it can feel bitterly cold in the biting wind and if it's rained recently...More

Thank CambridgeJo
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Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

Absolutely disgraceful. Food shocking. Service shocking and whole experience shocking. We paid £174 for two tickets (1145am till 330pm) for food that I wouldn't have served to my dog! This price didn't include drinks. My husband had 4 pints which he described as 4 pints...More

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Reviewed 27 December 2017

On looking forward to a great Hospitality day out at the races we experienced the following: We had been moved tables from the one we were advised of, to the back of the room. The television was a disgrace being old and the picture was...More

Thank Gerry S
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Reviewed 29 November 2017 via mobile

I originally bought tickets for the family day in the summer which I attend every year but received a email that it had been cancelled and instead I would be sent the Christmas fair tickets.So the tickets arrived a few days before which was a...More

Thank Erinmeasor
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Reviewed 29 November 2017 via mobile

Had a great day at races went in silks restaurant where we looked after with food and drinks and also the tote lady dealt with our bets the staff were brill didn’t win but had a great afternoon well looked after

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Reviewed 31 October 2017

Everything is very well organised and the atmosphere at this track is always very good. . Great place never miss but do miss the outside catering.

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Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Much happier punter this time. Staff were polite and on the ball. Less busy than the weekends so freedom to enjoy all the race day feeling. Food was a pork roast and thoroughly enjoyed. Congratulations to the course staff. The track looked beautiful and the...More

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Robert H
25 September 2017|
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Response from Megan S | Property representative |
Hi Robert, Our local train stations are Darlington & Durham, both a 20 minute drive to the racecourse. You can get the service bus in to Sedgefield Village and walk down to the racecourse which will take approx. ten... More
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