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The 2016 season begins on April 29, 2016, please call 888.516.NYRA (6972) for reservations.

The Garden Terrace Dining Room

The Garden Terrace Dining Room is located on the fourth floor of the Clubhouse. It has an excellent view of the entire racetrack.

PLEASE NOTE: The Garden Terrace will be closed on Wednesday, October 28 and Thursday, October 29. Existing reservations have moved to the Belmont Room. The dining room will reopen on Friday, October 30 with a buffet for the start of the Breeders' Cup.

Live Racing Weekdays we offer an a la carte menu):

  • Saturdays: Buffet for $30/adult, $18/child (3 - 12 years old)
  • Sundays: Buffet brunch for $35/adult, $18/child
Breeders' Cup (Garden Terrace)
  • Friday, October 30: Luncheon buffet for $35/adult, Post time: 12:45 pm
  • Saturday, October 31: Buffet featuring full service bar, hand carved Prime Rib, fresh seafood and more for $65/adult. Post time: 11:45 am
Space is limited. Please call 1-888-516-NYRA for Dining reservations or email usElegant attire has long been a tradition at Belmont Park.  Ladies and Gentlemen who honor this tradition are always appreciated.

Heritage Club Food Court - Third Floor Clubhouse and Grandstand

The Heritage Club, a food court centrally located on the 3rd floor, offers a full-service bar with four 42-inch flat screen televisions and three self-service teller machines. 

The Club offers fans a spot to grab a quick bite to eat in
air-conditioned comfort.  Menu items include burgers, paninis, and
fresh on the go sandwiches and salads.



Backyard Picnic Area

The Backyard Picnic area is a fan favorite because of its space and accommodations for children. Several concession stands offer burgers, hot dogs, French fries, ice cream and more. No barbecues are permitted.

No canopies/tents permitted anywhere.

Fans may bring coolers into the backyard of the grandstand at Belmont Park, and they are also permitted at our trackside Top of the Stretch Picnic area. Coolers will not be allowed in any other area at the track. Glass containers are not allowed anywhere in the park. As in the past, fans can bring in coolers containing cans or plastic bottles.  All glass containers are prohibited. 

All coolers will be subject to search by NYRA security.

No coolers of any kind will be permitted in the buildings, including all seating areas, or on the apron of the track.

Fans with coolers should enter the track at either the paddock or west end admission gates. Coolers will not be allowed through the clubhouse gate.

NOTE: On Belmont Stakes Day, no alcoholic beverages of any kind will be permitted to be brought into the facility. The restriction regarding alcohol has been enacted in the interest of patron safety and in an attempt to make sure that people drink responsibly.


Beer, wine and liquor is available at bars throughout the facility.

Concession Stands

Pizza, bagels, frankfurters, hamburgers, sandwiches and more are available at concession stands throughout the facility.


Breakfast at Belmont

Breakfast at Belmont is a program that enables families to enjoy good food at very reasonable prices while watching Thoroughbreds train in the morning. The program resumes on the weekend of September 26 & 27 during the Fall Championship Meet and runs through the weekend of October 3 & 4. UPDATE: Due to weather, breakfast has been cancelled on Sunday, October 4. After breakfast, fans are invited to take a free tram ride (weather permitting) through the stable area, enjoy a free Paddock Show and participate in a free Starting Gate demonstration.

The optional quick-service breakfast buffet includes coffee, tea, and juices and is available through 9:30 a.m in the trackside Belmont Cafe located on the 1st floor of Clubhouse.

Breakfast Admission & Parking: Free
Hours: 7 am to 9:30 am

PLEASE NOTE: Breakfast at Belmont on Saturday, October 3 has been CANCELLED.

Belmont Park is cleared at the conclusion of the Breakfast at Belmont Program. Patrons who wish to attend the afternoon's races are charged admission upon re-entering when the gates open at 11:00 am.