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Musselburgh Racecourse

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Great day out

Had a great day out at the New Years Day meeting. Nice way to spend New Years Day. Was nice to... read more

Reviewed January 5, 2019
WendersDundee
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Dundee
Day at the races

Great day out at New Year. Drink service was slow due to inexperienced staff. As a result of... read more

Reviewed January 4, 2019
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Musselburgh Racecourse is a Visit Scotland 5 Star venue and named one of their top-rated visitor attractions offering fantastic value days out for all ages. With 29 race meetings a year there is always something to look forward whether you are...more
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Reviewed January 5, 2019

Had a great day out at the New Years Day meeting. Nice way to spend New Years Day. Was nice to wander round then head into one of the bars or marquees

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed January 4, 2019

Great day out at New Year. Drink service was slow due to inexperienced staff. As a result of slow service we only had one drink. It would have been good to have more seating inside as it was very cold and if you wanted to...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed January 2, 2019 via mobile

The last couple of times I’ve attended Musselburgh race course I’ve been disappointed and unfortunately no improvement on New Years Day race; bar staff uninterested and deliver poor service, security staff entering track rude with bad attitude and barged through without an excuse me or...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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MaitiS2, Marketing & Sales Assistant at Musselburgh Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded January 3, 2019

We are sorry to hear that you had this experience with us. We are very keen to keep improving our experience and therefore take all feedback on board. If you could please email your concerns to mail@musselburgh-racecourse.co.uk and we will take this complaint further. We...More

Reviewed November 29, 2018

Living in the South East and having visited most of the jumps courses in that part of the world we had for years planned a northern trip and actually made it in November. The first course we visited was Musselburgh and we were very impressed....More

Date of experience: November 2018
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MaitiS2, Marketing & Sales Assistant at Musselburgh Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded November 30, 2018

Good Afternoon, Thank you very much for taking the time to review us. We are delighted that you had a great day. Many thanks for your kind words, I will be sure to pass these on to the rest of the team as I know...More

Reviewed November 27, 2018

Had booked the Epperston restaurant, for 4 of us on the 26th November, however we were upgraded to the Queens Stand, fantastic day we had from arrival to departure, had a private room with balcony overlooking the winning post, service was great and the quality...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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MaitiS2, Marketing & Sales Assistant at Musselburgh Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded November 29, 2018

Dear Alan, Many thanks for your kind words, I will be sure to pass them on to the rest of the team as I know they will be delighted. It is great to hear that you enjoyed your day. We look forward to welcoming you...More

Reviewed October 22, 2018

We were visiting Edinburgh and since we'd never seen a horse race in the UK, decided to attend the fixture at Musselburgh right after the end of the Open in Carnoustie. We went on Lucas Ice-Cream Family Day which meant we not only got horse...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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MaitiS2, Marketing & Sales Assistant at Musselburgh Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded October 23, 2018

Good Afternoon, Many thanks for your kind words, I will be sure to pass these onto the rest of the team as I know they will be delighted. We are glad you enjoyed your day and look forward to welcoming you back to Musselburgh Racecourse...More

Reviewed October 14, 2018 via mobile

Amazing day!!! Did have some winners which helped. The edinburgh gin cart was great and never a long queue. Would defo reccommend a day at the races

Date of experience: June 2018
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MaitiS2, Marketing & Sales Assistant at Musselburgh Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded October 17, 2018

Dear Kirsti, We are delighted that you had a good day. I will be sure to pass on your kind words to the rest of the team. We look forward to welcome you back to Musselburgh Races soon. Kind Regards, Musselburgh Racecourse

Reviewed October 12, 2018

Had a fabulous day at Musselburgh race coarse, did have a winner what helped to make the day. But thoroughly enjoyable afternoon.

Date of experience: December 2017
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MaitiS2, Marketing & Sales Assistant at Musselburgh Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded October 15, 2018

Dear Janice, Many thanks for your kind words. We are delighted that you enjoyed your trip to Musselburgh Races. We look forward to welcoming you back to Musselburgh Races in the future. Kind Regards, Musselburgh Racecourse

Reviewed October 5, 2018

We visited for Caledonia Cup day. The course is maybe 40 mins outside the city by bus. The track is quite small but the bars and food choices were nice and that side of teh track was spotless. Get ready to experience some rowdy drunk...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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MaitiS2, Marketing & Sales Assistant at Musselburgh Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded October 8, 2018

Dear Nicole, Many thanks for your kind words. We are glad you had a great day at the races. We look forward to welcoming you back to Musselburgh Racecourse soon. Kind Regards, Musselburgh Racecourse

Reviewed August 28, 2018 via mobile

Visited with friends and had an enjoyable time, just felt the service in the bar was shoddy. I am not complaining about the price of alcohol which is not cheap but expect to pay around the £5 mark for a bottle of cider, it was...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Maiti S, Marketing & Sales Assistant at Musselburgh Racecourse, responded to this reviewResponded August 30, 2018

Dear David, We are sorry to hear about your experience and that you feel this way. If you could please email your concerns to mail@musselburgh-racecourse.co.uk FAO Maiti Stirling and we will be in touch. Kind Regards, Musselburgh Racecourse

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daldavey
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Response from MaitiS2 | Property representative |
Hello, A pint of beer is between £4.50 and £5 depending on which is the drink of your choice. Many Thanks, Musselburgh Racecourse.
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Yes you're allowed to bring your dog as long as it's kept on the lead. Enjoy!
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