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Nottingham Greyhound Stadium, Nottingham
(4.2/5 based on 170+ reviews on the web)
Nottingham Greyhound Stadium is a greyhound racing track and stadium on the outskirts of Nottingham, England. It was voted ‘Central Region Racecourse of the Year’ by the British Greyhound Racing Board for 1998-1999 and 2001-2002.Races at the course are held on Monday, Friday and Saturday evenings as well as an additional BAGS (Bookmakers’ Afternoon Greyhound Service) meeting on Tuesday mornings. The circumference of the track is 437m.CompetitionsThe stadium holds several competitions annually, the most prestigious of which is the Select Stakes, a competition that was originally held at Wembley. After the closure of greyhound racing at Wembley, the event moved to Nottingham in 1997.Other competitions include: The Futurity Cup – January, 500m, puppy event The Grolsch Grand Prix – April, 680m The Betfred Select Stayers Stakes – July, 730m The Caffreys Puppy Classic – August, 500m, puppy event The National Oaks – September, 500m, bitches only The Autumn Puppy Cup – October, 500m, puppy event The Produce Stakes – October, 500m, British-bred eventThe Betfred Eclipse – November, 500m The Stadium Bookmakers National Sprint – December, 305m
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  • Not something I would normally do but was pleasantly surprised at what a good night you can have at the "Dogs" There was a good crown in and everyone enjoyed themselves. Did not have anything to eat a...  more »
  • I know it's very hard to get food to be good quality and hot for large numbers like this. Food was however piping hot and really nice. The waitress we had was also excellent and it really felt like th...  more »
  • Greyhound racing is an interesting activity and the restaurant serves good food - an excellent evening out that's not too expensive 
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  • Fast paced, quick turnaround excitement that can either be an off-the-cuff evening idea or make a proper night of it with (surprisingly) really good food. They pack a lot of races into an evening, leaving time to put small bets on. I doubt any big money is ever earned.
  • Good laugh, different night then usual town.
  • Loved every second of it great night out.
  • A good place for group outings but be prepared for a learning curve if you don't know how the betting works. It's best not to think about the dogs for too long either
  • On the day we attended there was little atmosphere but still a fun evening. I imagine it could be much better on a busier day...