Stakes Room Dining


The Stakes Room blends 150 years of tradition with a fresh and contemporary atmosphere that celebrates a storied past and spectacular future for Churchill Downs. The oval-shaped bar in the Stakes Tavern is designed in the shape of the track, complete with pole markings. This area caters to the horsemen and distinguished guests that carry on the legacy of horseracing.

Starting at
$84 per guest


  • Indoor Dining Tables

  • All-Inclusive Food Menu
    (including Premium Buffet)

  • Upscale amenities including dedicated restrooms, private cash bar, and attended wagering windows and self-service betting machines


  • On-Site Parking Access

    (see parking information for more details)

  • View of the entire racetrack from the 4th level

  • Views of the Paddock from the Stakes Room Balcony

  • Please note:

    This area has a Cash Bar not inclusive of Food Menu

    On Sundays enjoy our special Brunch starting at $84 per person.

    View Brunch Menu

    Dress code for this area is Smart Casual

    Do's: Jackets and blazers optional. Vests, shirts with collars, sweaters, dresses, pantsuits, dress jeans, dress shorts and slacks are appropriate.

    Don'ts: Cargo shorts, t-shirts, crop or midriff tops, athletic wear, swim wear, frayed or torn denim or shorts, and tennis shoes are considered inappropriate attire.

  • Ticket Info

    Group Sales

    For Group tickets, you can give us a call at 502-636-4450 or click on the button below to get connected to one of our team members.

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