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Belmont Café


Location: Ground floor at Belmont Park, enter on clubhouse side adjacent to track

Admission: During live racing at Belmont Park, the Belmont Café is considered an extension of the grandstand and admission is $3. During the Aqueduct and Saratoga meets, admission to the Belmont Café is free.

Hours of Operation during the Aqueduct Meet:

Effective December 29th, the Belmont Café will be closed on non-live racing days at a NYRA race track. Please join us at Aqueduct on these days to view and wager on races from across the country.

  • Wednesdays:11:00 a.m. to approximately 5:00 p.m.
  • Thursdays, Fridays & Saturdays: 11:00 a.m. to approximately 11 p.m.
  • Sundays: 11:00a.m. to approximately 8:00 p.m.

No simulcasting Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, Palm Sunday or Easter Sunday

Parking: There is free general parking at Belmont Park. Parking is on a first-come first-serve basis after the official opening of the parking gates, usually at 10:45 except special race days.

Transportation: Patrons may access Belmont Park via public transportation provided by the Metropolitan Transit Authority, visit www.mta.info for more information.


  • Free general parking
  • Climate-controlled facility with restrooms
  • More than 140 flat-screen televisions
  • Live tellers and self-service betting terminals
  • Full café and bar offering food and assorted alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages
  • Track prices paid on all payouts     
  • Available programs: Post Parade, Daily Racing Form, Daily Racing Program
  • ATMs available onsite
  • Capacity of 1,000
  • Variety of seating available, including carrels with personal televisions, tables, and benches