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Grand River Raceway

#7 of 25 things to do in Elora Features Animals
7445 County Road 21, Elora, Ontario, Canada
+1 519-846-5455
Review Highlights
Beautiful murals

I just went to the slots since there were no races on that day. The gaming room was small but it... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Dave D
Niagara Falls, Canada
Sad, depressing atmosphere.

Stopped in to use the bathroom on the advice of the Elora Singers Box Office Manager (they don't... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
jrw W
London, Canada
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  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fun night” (4 reviews)
“horse racing” (5 reviews)
“great buffet” (3 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
7445 County Road 21, Elora, Ontario, Canada
+1 519-846-5455
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I just went to the slots since there were no races on that day. The gaming room was small but it had a good selection of new machines. The murals on the walls were amazing; they were a combination old south and wild west scenes....More

1  Thank Dave D
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Stopped in to use the bathroom on the advice of the Elora Singers Box Office Manager (they don't have toilets themselves). The atmosphere just confirmed why I would never darken the door of an OLG building except to use their facilities en route to somewhere...More

Thank jrw W
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Played the slots for a while The staff and facilitiy were great and winning $200 was pretty nice too

Thank Glenn S
Reviewed 7 July 2017

We opted for a fun night out with a dinner here,the buffet trackside was a nice selection ,a tad bit slow on refiling food trays though,but fair priced,we had great windows seats,did some horse betting,won a few bucks,then headed into the one arm bandit room...More

2  Thank daniel f
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

It was held at the Lighthouse Restaurant next door. Let me start with the food...excellent! The theme was an 80's telethon. The actors and audience were very interactive. They would come of the stage and work the crowd. We really enjoyed the show! Book in...More

Thank Gerry R
Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

Had attended the murder mystery dinner theatre in the past and enjoyed the evening tremendously thus I suggested that our group of six attend the Johnny Cash event. Turkey was dry, sides cold (great eggplant but little compensation for a sad meal ) Plenty leftover...More

Thank Nese
Reviewed 20 October 2016

went to grand river raceway for Sunday brunch. It was better than I could image. The bacon sausage roast beef was perfect also eggs and scallop potatoes perfect. After all that the desert pecan pie yummee. the only way to make it better is to...More

Thank bob c
Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

Horse racing here is amazing to watch. The food is great but not over the top. The staff is very helpful and kind when you order in the Captains Quarters. You can buy Raceway programs in the gift shop and at the Captains Quarters. Daily...More

Thank Conley E
Reviewed 10 September 2016

We were looking for something fun and different to do, and we did. Betting on the races was new to us and the staff were fantastic to help and explain the process, there is also a brochure you can pick up to help. If you...More

Thank AnneMarie61
Reviewed 25 August 2016

went for the buffet dinner at the track, which for $17.00 is pretty good value. Reasonable selection for the meal, but the roast beef was tough, and has been each time we have gone. Good staff, attentive and friendly. Always enjoy the evening out

Thank Phil835
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2 August 2016|
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Response from Fergusgrandparents | Reviewed this property |
Hi there: Dress comfortably, you see it all... however mostly nice casual dress, capris, dress jeans, and a sweater etc. in case you want to get up close and personal with the horses and stand by the track after dinner!!