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“JOCKEY CLUB”
Review of Ruidoso Downs

Ruidoso Downs
Ranked #3 of 31 things to do in Ruidoso
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: Racetrack that is the home to the world's richest quarter-horse race.
Reviewed July 9, 2012

Great brunch and super service. Everyone was trying to please. Had fish and shrimp and wife and friends had brunch...all was great. Ladies at the betting windows didn't laugh if you knew nothing and were helpful.

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Reviewed July 9, 2012

All together the Ruidoso Downs is a great place to go to the races. It isn't expensive, even if you go to the Turf Club which is $15 per person, the view is great, you are in under the roof and so you get the cool breeze without the sun beating down on you.

The food is ok, not terribly expensive or you can walk over to the deli and get something from there.

Thank visitthemall
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Reviewed July 8, 2012

There was excitement everywhere. My first time going to a horse track to bet on the races. The programs made it easy and the employees we spoke to were all very friendly. We made our bets and went out to watch the races. We were amazed at how crowded it was, yet we were still able to find seats for five together.
It rained, and we were happy that we could choose to continue to sit outside under cover or head inside and watch on the TVs.
We headed inside and got a bite to eat at one of the restaurants, and watched the races on big screens.
We had a great time, and were also surprised to see that you could bet as low as $4! I won my first race of the day, and was thrilled!As a matter of fact 4 out of 5 of us won! Lots of fun, we would go back again.

Thank debbieAmarillo
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Reviewed July 6, 2012

Small track but was full of just down home people out for a great day outside.

Thank HGATES
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Reviewed June 27, 2012

We had a great time, friendly people work here. I thought it would be a bigger place, but it was fun.

Thank L K
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