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Santa Anita Race Park

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285 W Huntington Dr, Arcadia, CA 91007-3472
+1 626-574-7223
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Took in the racing from the Clubhouse restaurant.

We had a table just about at the finish line, about 4 stories up in the restaurant, with... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
edq88222
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Fountain Valley, California
Loved it!

We live in Las Vegas and it was our first visit to Santa Anita. It won't be our last! We had a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
roadtripper47
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Las Vegas
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285 W Huntington Dr, Arcadia, CA 91007-3472
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a table just about at the finish line, about 4 stories up in the restaurant, with comfortable furnishings and perfect views. Admission is charged, and there is a dress code, as befitting the nice tablecloths and napkins, china and solid cutlery. No plastic...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We live in Las Vegas and it was our first visit to Santa Anita. It won't be our last! We had a great time. Track is very pretty and quite historic. We had a table in the Clubhouse all 3 days. Service and food were...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A "Must See" Race Track when visiting Southern California. Located near the Los Angeles, County Arboretum, especially during the racing season. Some of the most prestigious horse races are held at this venue along with great summer concerts. I am fortunate to live near this...More

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Reviewed 26 April 2018 via mobile

Since Hollywood Park closed this is really the last old racetrack in L.A. A fun place to be on any Derby Day (Kentucky Derby, Preakness or Belmont). Santa Anita Derby is fun too, especially if a local has a shot at the run for the...More

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Reviewed 9 April 2018

I like to go to the horse race track, it is a wonderful experience, Santa Anita is a nice track, the people that works there are friendly and helpful. I went there on a Thursday, there was no charge for the parking and the entrance,...More

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Reviewed 8 April 2018

I recommend not to buy there sky view package when you go. We spent 140 dollars for two and it was a waist of money. The service, food and seats were horrible. It was a total disaster. They had one waiter for every 20 table...More

1  Thank Damian W
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Reviewed 2 April 2018

Beautiful grounds, beautiful horses and there is something for everyone including kids. We went for their "Easter Sunday special" which included box seats, a wonderful lunch and even an Easter basket full of sweets for the kids. Watching those wonderful horses racing for the finish...More

1  Thank Banerman
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Reviewed 12 March 2018

I had the occassion once again to go to Santa Anita from the East Coast. It's my third or fourth trip and there will be more I hope. Just a lovely racing experience!

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Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

How lovely is grounds, takes back when racing was an American pass time. Love the big buildings from by gone age. Art Deco or around. We watched our horse get saddled and ready, he was fantastic, the excitement was in air for his second ever...More

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Reviewed 5 March 2018

The view alone is worth a visit. It is jaw droppingly stunning, seriously. We have lived in Los Angeles for years and I can't believe we haven't come before now. We had a fantastic time just hanging around and enjoying the horses, the fun of...More

1  Thank ShesAlwaysWright
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Response from mand022 | Reviewed this property |
General entrance and parking are free on Fridays, box seats going from $10.00,on Saturdays and Sundays $15.00 but they charge $5.00 for parking and $5.00 entrance
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Response from Lani L | Reviewed this property |
My favorite place is in the box seats near the finish line. But like everyone else has stated, it depends on your goal. I love the TVs in the box seats so you can watch the race on the parts of the track you can't see as... More
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