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Musselburgh Racecourse

Address: Linkfield Road, Musselburgh EH21 7RG , Scotland
Phone Number: 0131 665 2859
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Horse Tracks, Casinos & Gambling, Fun & Games
Owner description: Musselburgh Racecourse is a Visit Scotland 5 Star venue offering fantastic value days out for all...
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Type: Horse Tracks, Casinos & Gambling, Fun & Games
Hours:
Mon - Fri 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Owner description: Musselburgh Racecourse is a Visit Scotland 5 Star venue offering fantastic value days out for all ages. With 27 race meetings a year there is always something to look forward whether you are looking for our Sell out Ladies Day, or great value Family days, with loads of free entertainment for children or the perfect stag or hen night at our Party Nights!! We can offer a choice or places to eat and drink at the racecourse catering for all budgets.

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Dunfermline, Scotland, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

I visited on New Years Day with friends and had a great day! The staff were all very friendly and helpful. Despite the horrible weather there was great atmosphere and every one seemed to be enjoying their day as much as we all did. I would recommend it for a fun day out!

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
3 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

Great day had by all the family. Managed to get a table in the marquee and could see the track from there. Opted to head outside to watch the race. Bar inside marquee had decent selection of drinks, had to pay city centre prices for drink but was expected. Good selections for places to eat and plenty of clean wash... More 

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Wishaw, Scotland
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

Excellent Racecourse and very clean. Has everything you need if you are new to it or a seasoned Pro!

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Isle of Man, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

First time at racecourse. Had plenty places for a drink. Looked clean. Friendly staff. Easy to find. Free parking

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Edinburgh
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30 reviews 30 reviews
6 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

25 years ago Musselburgh Racecourse was a dilapidating Victorian ruin. Thanks to huge investment even those who pay the lowest entry have more comfort for refreshment than the members, owners and trainers bar provided all those years ago! Full colour, very handily sized and detailed racecards are available for £2.50 on entry. Those opting for the cheapest entry can enjoy... More 

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Bo'ness
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26 reviews 26 reviews
9 attraction reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

Musselburgh racecourse is a fantastic venue. I have attended a few meetings this year and thoroughly enjoy the day out. The facilities are spotless. We sampled food in the Bistro, we were served quickly and the staff were very nice. Excellent Day out racing.

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Richmond, North Yorkshire
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50 reviews 50 reviews
6 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

Went to the racecourse yesterday. I found the staff friendly and you get a decent view of each race from the stands which is helped even more by the big screen in the middle of the course. The only downside was paying £13 for a very average steak pie and chips in the Bistro but that would not put me... More 

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Dalkeith, United Kingdom
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12 attraction reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

good day out and al ways a date for kids as well.you can get a very nice meal here. also snacks.no dislikes really

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Paisley, United Kingdom
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4 attraction reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Had a great day out here at this tiny racecourse. Was the family day so lots of families though they mainly stayed in one area. Good selection of bars mostly reasonably prices (I spent the day drinking from the Pimms bar with drinks priced between £3-£5) and some really great food vans on site - the pizza was fab and... More 

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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82 reviews 82 reviews
18 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

Lots of fun. Bet with the local bookies on the track apron. Excellent bar service and just a nicely appointed place for an early evening of fun at the track.

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