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Great Yarmouth Racecourse

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We always try to arrange our visit to Great Yarmouth to coinside with the horse racing..the place... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
London, United Kingdom
via mobile
A great venue for groups of friends

We were a group of work colleagues and our 'other halves' (9 in total), attending the last of three... read more

Reviewed 21 September 2018
Charles S
Gorleston-on-Sea, United Kingdom
via mobile
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“race course”(4 reviews)
“winning post”(4 reviews)
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Jellicoe Road, Great Yarmouth NR30 4AU, England
+44 1493 842527
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 16 September 2015

Not the best racecourse in the world,but for a seaside town it is a good racecourse, I feel sorry for people with a disability,but you should check things out before your visit.Very busy course and deserves to be.

4  Thank bigbarryEssex
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 26 February 2018

It is advertised as a family and holiday makers race course why aren't dogs allowed in So we missed out on the racing for three days Most racetracks that I have been to Allow dogs So we found it hard to believe a No dogs...More

1  Thank jackiekBristol
Glenn T, Manager at Great Yarmouth Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded 28 March 2018

Thank you for your question. I am afraid that it is a health and safety issue and that you have already answered your own question in that only 'most people would keep their dogs under control'. The risk is too great that a loose dog...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a small, but perfectly-formed racecourse! Basic facilities - although spotless - but the real quality is the warmth and friendliness of all racecourse and catering staff, and for a UK racecourse, very reasonable prices, from the HUGE chip butties for £4 each through to...More

Thank JayAngie2014
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We always try to arrange our visit to Great Yarmouth to coinside with the horse racing..the place is not as upto date as some courses..but has a lot of charm..nice facilities..good value for a day out..we all enjoyed it..

Thank bigbarryEssex
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Had a great day here with 7 of us. But.... Parking was a little erratic when we got there, free for all really, could do with a little more organizing. Though there are a few bars/cafe areas it has to be said it needs a...More

Thank sam2338
Reviewed 21 September 2018 via mobile

We were a group of work colleagues and our 'other halves' (9 in total), attending the last of three days at the races (Ladies Day), and our 'ladies' enjoyed the experience enormously. Parking was easy, access was quick, the bar was open, and the odds...More

Thank Charles S
Reviewed 20 September 2018

Made our regular annual visit here in September It continues to be a great atmosphere and good.well organised staff.The food is very good and the ambience is enjoyable

Thank Michael J
Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

We got married here on Sunday and have to say Jan leader was fantastic the weather was terrible but the rain never spoilt the day we had a markey right by the Finnish line our own betting and bar staff were Lovley and everyone loved...More

1  Thank LorindaP2
Reviewed 28 August 2018

A compact course with some aging facilities but a great atmosphere. The restaurant is situated in a modern building by the finishing post and the ladies night menu, more than adequate. The service was good, food plentiful, tasty and well presented. The adjacent bars are...More

Thank chris2452016
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Booked premiere tickets for me and my husband at the race course . We found the lou he and were instantly aware of the lack of space . It was absolutely packed . The wait at the bar was about an hour . There were...More

Reviewed 28 August 2018

We didn't pay to enter the Premium areas as the viewing area is great else where and convenient for betting etc. BUT the bar for use is like a dark dungeon and cannot believe they don't sell any draught beer - just lager/cider and weak...More

Thank Framboules
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Because I am disabled I parked in the Disabled CarPark. The parking people are totally clueless in that we had cars parked on all sides and there was no way we could leave until the other cars around us left.....I was speechless but it was...More

Thank Nigel2819
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