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Tampa Bay Downs

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Address: 11225 Race Track Road, Tampa, FL 33626
Phone Number: (813)-855-4401
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Excellent Afternoon Fun

The race track makes betting on the horse races very easy. You can eat just about any fare you would like and a full bar is available. There is also a wide variety of seating... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
Joe D
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Youngstown, Ohio
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Youngstown, Ohio
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81 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The race track makes betting on the horse races very easy. You can eat just about any fare you would like and a full bar is available. There is also a wide variety of seating areas to meet whatever you would like - trackside or in a restaurant or in the clubhouse.

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tampa
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57 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Glad I went and checked out the races. We went on a Saturday so it was packed. It is 3.00 to get in and 3.00 for the horse guide and en bring some betting cash. Great snack bar with pressed Cubans and other goodies. On a nice day you can go down out side by the horses or you can... More 

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Saugus, Massachusetts
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

If you like horse racing this is a fun day. It is inexpensive to get in and for food. You are really close to the track and horses and seats are in the sun.

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Thank Jodi B
Daytona Beach, Florida
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61 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a nice place to spend a rainy day on vacation. Clean, well kept and great servers in the Silks Bar & Grill

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Thank Greg K
London
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125 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Horseracing at Tampa Bay Downs was very well supported when we went on a Friday afternoon in January. Negligible entrance cost. There are two enclosures, club which is an extra dollar but it is very quiet and mainly full of people sitting inside at betting terminals. The general stand and area is more lively and fun. Lots of lawn &... More 

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Tampa, Florida
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10 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is fun to watch the dogs. It is an outdoor track which is nice in sunny Florida. The dogs are handled by high school students, so it is very entertaining to watch the kids "catch" the dogs. Nice place to go to on a first date because there is so much to talk about!

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Thank Mimi H
Tampa, Florida
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208 reviews
72 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Thoroughbred horse racing is a brilliant thing to see. Such magnificent animals are showcased at Tampa Bay Downs. It's an older track, but a fun day at the races.

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St. Pete Beach, Florida
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10 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2015 via mobile

My family had a great time at the races. Food was great, beer was cold as long as you drink it fast. They must put it in cups before leaving the bar.

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1 Thank JTShively
Tampa, Florida
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28 reviews
10 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2015

Racetracks ? Sleazy, undesirable ? Not at Tampa Bay Downs. Clean, family friendly, picturesque, people bring children and strollers, fresh air, Family Days.

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3 Thank sandy a
Clearwater, Florida
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205 reviews
45 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2015

Been going here since the 70s. My Dad was a regular. He actually had a season pass thanks to a letter that I wrote to the Park. It was his Christmas gift one holiday. I have won here. And sadly I have lost here. But I never had a boring day at the Park.

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