Paddock & Marquee Restaurants

The Paddock Restaurant, and seasonal Marquee Restaurant, are very popular choices for racegoers looking for a delicious meal and a base for the day, with stunning views.

Restaurant Bookings

All restaurant bookings require full pre-payment at time of booking, we regret we are unable to confirm bookings without full payment. Restaurant bookings are non-refundable however can be transferred, subject to availability if cancelled at least five working days prior to raceday. Cancellations must be placed in writing or via email to racing@plumptonracecourse.co.uk. If you wish to transfer your booking availability will be checked, but not guaranteed. Should you select a date in an alternative price bracket the difference will be charged or refunded accordingly.

Book your restaurant table for your chosen raceday by clicking here.

You will just need to settle your drinks bill on the day.

The Paddock Restaurant

The Paddock Restaurant is located on the First Floor of the Sussex Stand, offering panoramic views of the parade ring and racetrack with a private balcony reserved exclusively for restaurant guests. You are welcome to stay in the restaurant for the whole day or feel free to get closer to the action and explore the racecourse further.

Our top chefs create special seasonal menus for racegoers to ensure we make the most of the freshest ingredients, including locally sourced meats, fruits and vegetables.  We also offer an excellent wine list with a wide range of styles and vintages.
A welcome drink, three-course meal and a table for the day, is all included in the package price. We also offer a Little Person’s menu, especially for our younger racegoers. Advance booking is recommended.
The Paddock Restaurant is situated on the first floor of the Sussex Stand, to which we do have a chair lift access – should you require assistance, or have any special dietary requirements, please call the Racecourse office on 01273 890383 or email racing@plumptonracecourse.co.uk.

The Marquee Restaurant

The Marquee Restaurant is located on the lawns of Plumpton Racecourse alongside the final fence and last furlong at the heart of the action. It is a beautifully appointed, semi-permanent structure that accommodates up to 300 guests and can be hired on an exclusive or shared basis on racedays. It is the ideal location for raceday hospitality and charity auctions.

From it’s trackside location you can enjoy stunning views of the last fence and final furlong, as well as the South Downs beyond. There are bar and betting facilities within the marquee, the running rail opposite the final fence and a private lawned area alongside.

The marquee is an excellent venue for a range of other events, including weddings, celebrations and corporate events throughout the year. If you would like further information please click on the relevant links.

If you would like to enquire about booking the Course-side Marquee please call 01273 890383 or click here to make contact.

Please note that this price does not include your Admission ticket.

Dates Prices
September, October and November meetings £48 inc. VAT (excluding admission)
Christmas Package (4th and 18th December) Please note that the Paddock Restaurant is already fully booked for both December Racedays. A set menu is available in the Marquee Restaurant on 4th December (£60 inc VAT and admission) and the same menu as the Paddock Restaurant is available on 18th December (£66 including VAT and admission). Click here for more info.