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To make a reservation for the Equestris restaurant please contact NYRA Dining at 888-516-NYRA (6972), or email dining@nyrainc.com.


The Equestris Restaurant

Enjoy the races and upscale dining from your reserved table in our Equestris dining room located on the 3rd floor of the Aqueduct Clubhouse. With tiered seating for an excellent view of the finish line, as well as a flat screen betting TV on each table you will have the best seats at the track. There are restrooms and mutuel windows located outside the restaurant for your convenience.

Our famous buffet is open available on Saturdays and Sundays for $29.95 per person (including tax) and $17.99 per child three to twelve years of age. Soda, Coffee and Tea are included in the buffet.

Hours of Operation:

Equestris opens at 11:30am on Saturdays and Sundays throughout the Fall meet, as well as Thanksgiving Thursday November 27 and Friday, November 28.

We will feature a Special Thanksgiving Holiday Buffet for $59.95 per person, $35.99 per child three to twelve years old.
Please note: To accommodate patrons participating in a Handicapping Challenge, Equestris is closed on November 15 and 16 to the public.

There is a break from Live Racing from December 15th to December 25th in which the Equestris will be closed to the public.

Dress Code: Neat Casual

Management reserves the right to use its discretion to determine acceptable attire. Gentlemen: Collared shirts required. Suits or sports jackets optional. No shorts or abbreviated wear.

Please claim your reservations by the first race. If you are running late, please call or email us so we may hold your table until 2:00 p.m.

Programs are available for purchase in the lobby to the left of the escalators.


Triple Crown Café

The Triple Crown Café, located on the 1st floor of the Clubhouse, offers an assortment of quick-service menu items including hot dogs, hamburgers, French fries, pizza, hot & cold sandwiches, chicken tenders/wings and assorted beverages. 


Winner's Circle Coffee Shop

The Winner's Circle Coffee Shop is located on the 3rd floor of the Clubhouse. It's menu includes an assortment of quick-service snacks including bagels, sandwiches, assorted salads and pastries.

Silks Sports Bar

Silks, formerly Champs, Sports is located on the first floor is a full service bar with TVs to catch all the racing action.