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Tampa Bay Downs

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11225 Race Track Rd, Tampa, FL 33626-3122
+1 813-855-4401
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Kentucky Derby Party

We had a blast, checking out the horses, placing some bets, looking at everyone's outfits and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jenny B
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Tampa, Florida, United States
small older racetrack

I really enjoyed my day at the races. It is an older well kept racetrack. I would go again if I... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
PMCCREADY
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good46%
  • Average13%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“race track” (30 reviews)
“finish line” (12 reviews)
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11225 Race Track Rd, Tampa, FL 33626-3122
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+1 813-855-4401
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a blast, checking out the horses, placing some bets, looking at everyone's outfits and drinking mint juleps! What a great atmosphere!

Thank Jenny B
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I really enjoyed my day at the races. It is an older well kept racetrack. I would go again if I am in Tampa

Thank PMCCREADY
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Reviewed May 28, 2018

We were invited to a party in a club room at the Downs. The facility is huge as you can imagine, and trying to find our party was somewhat of a challenge. Some folks did get on the horses, so it was a boisterous occasion....More

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Reviewed May 9, 2018

You can get a private booth in the Sports Complex bar at the far right end of the building. Easy access to see the race live. Not crowded, almost like the location is little known. The menu is excellent and the food and drinks are...More

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Reviewed May 1, 2018

Got a groupon and went on the last sunday of the meet. If you like live horse racing this is the track where you can get up close and personnel with the horses. The staff are very helpful in every area and the food is...More

2  Thank Robert B
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Reviewed April 30, 2018

As an avid equestrian, I somehow had managed to never attend a track race in my life. I purchased a ticket on Groupon for me and my 4 year old son and thought at the very least, it would be just something to do here...More

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Reviewed April 23, 2018

My wife and I went here on a Friday afternoon as part of a two busload group from The Villages. Upon arrival we were greeted by a representative that told us how to get to our reserved room. To get there we walked through the...More

1  Thank Pszychojoe
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Reviewed April 19, 2018 via mobile

This was our first time to Tampa Bay Downs. We had a great buffet lunch and wonderful seating. No big winners in our group. The horses are beautiful. We would go again.

Thank Trudy W
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Reviewed April 12, 2018

We always have a great time Here- win or lose. take advantage of the valet parking- well worth it. The Club restaurant is not only reasonable- but it has terrific food. - from the charcuterie board to the burgers, and crab cakes. The crab cakes...More

2  Thank rlumenator
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Reviewed April 11, 2018

We visit Florida most years and stay in Orlando but we always take time to travel to Tampa Bay Downs for a wonderful relaxing afternoon at the races. Free parking and a couple of dollars to get in - excellent value. Atmosphere at this track...More

2  Thank Jaci D
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Ralph S
May 29, 2018|
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Response from mdfloyd322 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, Ralph, I'm not sure what you are asking. We live in Denver and have only visited the Downs once, with friends from Tampa. I'm pretty sure the track is open every day, but I don't know the schedule at all. Thanks for... More
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porklip
April 30, 2018|
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Response from aptrckangl | Reviewed this property |
Yep! You can bet on tons of races at this track. It's really an awesome place with lots of options for fun and for betting :)
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Midge M
April 20, 2018|
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Response from Ian T | Reviewed this property |
Around 6pm unless there's a special event on.
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