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Greyville Racecourse

#20 of 120 things to do in Durban Features Animals
150 Avondale Road, Durban 4001, South Africa
+27 31 314 1500
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I'm rating Greyville racecourse from a different angle . Food ... that's right food . The last... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Durban, South Africa
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"The place to be..."

If you are looking for a day of fun and great food visit the Greyville Racecourse View Room. It is... read more

Reviewed 3 May 2017
Pam J
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GREYVILLE RACECOURSE Home to Africa's Greatest Horseracing Event, the Vodacom Durban July, Greyville Racecourse hosts top class horseracing events in South Africa all year round. Framed in the background by the many hotels of Durban's Golden Mile, Greyville Racecourse is situated at the bottom of Durban's Berea and surrounds the green expanse of Royal Durban Golf Club's championship course. Greyville is well known for its Night Racing and has a turf and polytrack so no matter what the weather the show goes on. For seven months of the year Greyville hosts night racing every Friday evening which is extremely popular with the public and features entertainment for the entire family, including a special section just for children. The months of May, June and July celebrate all the horseracing stars when South Africa's top equine athletes descend on Durban for South Africa's Champion Season.
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150 Avondale Road, Durban 4001, South Africa
+27 31 314 1500
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I'm rating Greyville racecourse from a different angle . Food ... that's right food . The last Sunday of every month EAT GREEK have a buffet in the Sea Cottage room that will blow you away It's the best food extravaganza you will find in...More

Thank keithblond
Reviewed 3 May 2017

If you are looking for a day of fun and great food visit the Greyville Racecourse View Room. It is a place of fun and laughter. The atmosphere is always vibrant. The Durban July is extra special. The best food is layed out. Taking a...More

Thank Pam J
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Attended a meeting at the Greyville convention centre... Well organized, food was very good. Awesome amazing views

Thank Lutchmee M
Reviewed 15 April 2017

A lovely racecourse, with a beautiful golf course in the middle, and we never seen a racecourse track, over a road before. Recommended

Thank malc1005
Reviewed 6 April 2017

Me and a group of friends we went there for an unforgettable experience we watched the horses we partied a storm.

Thank portiarabatshidi
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Visiting from Newmarket UK the horse racing centre of the world I have to say that we had a great evening out. We booked in the restaurant and had a table right by the winning post. With a television on the table and panoramic Windows...More

1  Thank gresatre
Reviewed 9 January 2017

A cousin surprised us with a meal for two at The Durban View Restaurant. Buffet selection is always good, everything from cold meats to salads and curries and roasts and deserts. Awesome view of the track and winning post. Each table had a television to...More

Thank Amar L
Reviewed 8 January 2017

It is busy with lots of people. The Fashion is Fantastic. There are faction completions for singles man and woman and also couples. Really a must see. Food a bit of a problem, reserve in advance or otherwise you need to go for street food....More

Thank 798joeyv
Reviewed 26 October 2016

This is apparently such a good venue that a couple of times a year the traffic in the whole area has to come to a standstill that spreads out so far it affects traffic in the whole city.

Thank Byron B
Reviewed 31 July 2016

Situated on the outskirts of the Durban CBD. Easy access with taxi and bus. Main attractions the VODACOM Durban July and Gold Cup Horse Racing. Both existing events and the fashion out of this world. Ample safe and secure parking.

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I am visiting Greyville racecourse on March5 and would like to make a booking for the restaurant.how can I do that. kind regards Erich Kettenacker Newmarket UK
4 February 2017|
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Response from Amar L | Reviewed this property |
Durban View Restaurant 031 314 1780 R195 pp – booking required