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Frontrunner

Arcadia, CA
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Ranked #44 of 206 restaurants in Arcadia
Good for: Families with children, Doing business, Local cuisine
Dining options: Reservations
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Good for: Families with children, Doing business, Local cuisine
Dining options: Reservations
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  • English first
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English first
california
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

The service is slow, the location is confined. The food has gone downhill. The bar is great. They save the best seats for the owners/trainers who rarely come in.

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Pasadena, California
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31 reviews 31 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2013

Beautiful View from one of the best tracks in the world. If you do not like horse racing thats fine because the food is also amazing. dont go to turf club, spend a couple extra dollars and head up to the frontrunner to have one of the most beautiful views of the mountain side and watch the pageantry of the... More

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California
Top Contributor
134 reviews 134 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2013

I was trying to make reservation at Sierra Terrace at Track but not listed on website, so went for FrontRunner which is a bit more upscale and expensive. Food was very good and nicely presented. Had window table right near finish line= perfect! Service got slow and we had to find waitress to order coffee and dessert AND to get... More

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Rancho Cucamonga, California
Top Contributor
85 reviews 85 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2013 via mobile

One of our favorite Date Days is enjoying the races in the comfort of the Frontrunner Restaurant. Comfortable seating, great view of the races, attentive service and good food. What more can you ask for.

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Rosemead, California
Top Contributor
138 reviews 138 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2012

On 11/10/2011, I ate at the "Frontrunner" restaurant at Santa Anita Racetrack. I've eaten there many times before. There is no better place to spend the day at the track when the horses are running. The views of Santa Anita with the San Gabriel Mountains in the background are unmatched on clear days. The soups are usually my favorite choice... More

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Hawaii
Top Contributor
111 reviews 111 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2012

Santa Anita race park in Arcadia California on a sunny day in January. A great way to spend the day playing the ponies.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2008

Restaurant in the Santa Anita Racetrack overlooking the track. The crabcakes are the best thing; 2nd is the view and 3rd is the betting on the ponies.

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