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Abbey Stadium

Lady Lane, Swindon SN25 4DN, England
+44 1793 721253
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abbey stadium

the best speedway and greyhound racing the stadium is tired it hasnt changed since my husband rode... read more

Reviewed 30 January 2018
Anne G
,
Reading, United Kingdom
Ok night out. Needs a good clean though.

Viewing poor unless you get there early for a table. Food from outlets poor, restaurant average... read more

Reviewed 30 December 2017
Vincent30061970
,
Royal Wootton Bassett, United Kingdom
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Greyhound racing
  • Excellent32%
  • Very good17%
  • Average41%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
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“dogs running” (3 reviews)
“speedway” (13 reviews)
“robins” (5 reviews)
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Lady Lane, Swindon SN25 4DN, England
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+44 1793 721253
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Reviewed 30 January 2018

the best speedway and greyhound racing the stadium is tired it hasnt changed since my husband rode there in 1969 but there is new stadium on the horizon being built next to the old one which should be fantastic good market there twice a week...More

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Reviewed 30 December 2017

Viewing poor unless you get there early for a table. Food from outlets poor, restaurant average. Toilets dirty and bar staff seriously need some manners. The only reason I gave it 2 stars was because I like the dogs running and you can get deals....More

Thank Vincent30061970
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Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

This was our 4th speedway meeting in 4 days. It was the best track and had the biggest crowd. We saw Aussie Jason Doyle ride and he had a fantastic meet. Swindon Robins won this meeting. Fantastic food and souvenirs available. Passionate fans made it...More

Thank PKT55
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Reviewed 15 September 2017

Seems like forever since we visited the stadium and decided to start going again for the Speedway. It was great family entertainment, exciting racing. Everything Speedway should be. Great Pasties as well! Very enjoyable and now they have announced the play off leg will only...More

Thank daveywhants
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Reviewed 13 September 2017

I regularly go here with work friends..a few beers and a little flutter on the dogs. Its not the ritz , but its a great venue for a laugh and a few beers.The place is a little dated now , and is due a facelift....but...More

Thank mark s
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Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

Came on a voucher which was incredibly good value. Staff are friendly and polite. The stadium is a bit dated with lack of seating, fairly much if your a regular then you are guaranteed a seat. If you don't know where to go you would...More

Thank Kande11
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Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Had a great time at the track staff were friendly and helpful - our first time betting on dogs?! Snacks & drinks were really good quality included in the price for the party six deal would recommend and will definitely go back!

Thank MellyB40
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Reviewed 6 August 2017

On Wednesday, Saturday & Sunday, no one has mentioned (that i can see?) the fantastic Car Boot & Indoor Market in the Stadium grounds? A fantastically organised event... especially on the Sunday... when (if selling) you need to be there by 06:00 to set up....More

Thank bmcream
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Reviewed 11 April 2017

Went to watch speedway. 1st visit. Food good. thoroughly enjoyed experience. Will go again - soon. Worth a visit

Thank robinc2017
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Reviewed 23 March 2017

Swindon's Abbey Stadium is one of few remaining dog racing circuits and presents great entertainment for a night out. Expect the basics (fast food, bars and betting) accompanied by good service and you'll get what you pay for. Looking forward to the new planned development!

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Response from Ray D | Reviewed this property |
not sure we got taxi from train station.bout 11 quid.
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