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					Galway Greyhound Stadium
         Dining Experience

           Racing Every
     Thursday, Friday & Saturday
                                     General Information
General Information:

Prices only Valid for Pre Booked Packages Only.
Deposits are required to secure pre bookings with full payment being required 2 weeks prior to
Payments are non refundable or transferable in the event of cancellation or reduction in numbers.

    •   Gates Open:                   6.30pm Thursday, Friday & Saturday
    •   Food Outlets Open:            6.30pm

    •   Restaurant Bookings are advised to be seated between 6.30 & 7.15pm)

    •   Restaurant Groups of 20 plus are required to dine at 7.00pm

    •   First Race:                   07.55pm
    •   Last Race:                    10.32pm
    •   Stadium Closed:               12.30pm

    •   Entertainments Nightly until 12.30am

    •   Racing: Every Thursday, Friday, and Saturday with 11 Pulsating Races.

Please note:

    •   Window seats are not guaranteed and are subject to allocations on the night
    •   Groups of 4 people or more cannot be guaranteed on one table

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                           The dogs….. always top form
           Galway Greyhound Stadium Catering Packages

General Admission                                      Classic Package
€10.00 per person                                      €30.00 per person
                                                       Roast Breast of Irish Chicken with a Connemara black pudding and
General Admission for Live 11 Pulsating & Intertrack   mushroom duxelle, served on a bed of garlic mash, veiled with a
Rate includes Racecard                                 tarragon and whiskey cream sauce.


                                                       Barbecue Fillet of Irish Salmon rested on a bed of champ potato
                                                       mash, served with a Thai lemongrass and herb cream.
Masters Restaurant
€49.50 per person                                                                     with
                                                                 A Selection of Garden Vegetables and Potatoes
Available Nights: Friday & Saturday                                             _______________

Rate Includes                                                               Baileys Cheesecake
     •    4 Course Meal in our Masters Restaurant      Set on a shortbread biscuit base with a drizzle of butterscotch
     •    Admission                                    sauce.
     •    Racecard
     •    Reserved Seating                             Pre Order of Food Items is required prior to your event night
     •    Table Side Betting Facility
                                                            •    Rate Includes:
                                                            •    Admission to the stadium
Window seats are not guaranteed and are subject to
                                                            •    Racecard
allocations on the night
                                                            •    Waiter Service
                                                            •    Dedicated Tote Personnel
                                                            •    Minimum Numbers: 8 people (Max 60)
                                                            •    Reserved seating in the Upstairs Bar viewing area of the
Masters Restaurant
€45.00 per person                                      Window seats are not guaranteed and are subject to
                                                       allocations on the night
Available Nights: Thursday

Rate Includes
     •    4 Course Meal in our Masters Restaurant      Finger Food Package – Platter
     •    Admission                                    €15.00 per person
     •    Racecard
     •    Reserved Seating
                                                       Rate Includes:

Window seats are not guaranteed and are subject to     Goujons, Cocktail Sausages, Mini Caesar Wraps, French Fries,
allocations on the night                               Vegetable Spring Rolls with a choice of 2 Dips

                                                       Admission to the Stadium & Racecard
                                                       Buffet Service Style
                                                       Reserved Area in our Upstairs Bar – Partial Group Seating
Thursday Special                                       Minimum Numbers 10 People (Max 60)

€35.00 Per Person
Rate Includes
                                                       Combo Package
     •    4 Course Meal in our Masters Restaurant.     €15.00 per person
     •    3/3/3 menu
     •    Admission                                    Rate Includes:
     •    Racecard                                          •    Succulent Chicken Goujons, Spare Ribs, Fries &
     •    Reserved Seating                                       Barbecue Sauce
                                                            •    €5.00 Drink Voucher
Valid on Thursday Nights Only                               •    Admission
                                                            •    Race Card

Window seats are not guaranteed and are subject to     Minimum Numbers: 5 people (Max 60)
allocations on the night
                                                       No Reserved Seating with this package

                  Reservations 1890 269 969 {1890 Bow Wow}
Sample Menu                                                                          RESTAURANT MENU CHANGES NIGHTLY

Cos leaves tossed with aged parmesan shavings, Smokey bacon lardons all bound with
creamy caesar dressing and set in a filo cup

Freshly blended root vegetable soup topped with herb ciabatta croutons
Chicken, woodland wild mushroom and tarragon pie set on a port jus and topped with a
whipped rosemary and garlic mash

Pan-fried galette of Irish rooster potato with buttered leeks topped with a sliver of
Connemara beech smoked salmon fresh rocket leaves and drizzled with a citrus butter

Creamy Galway bay chowder with salmon, shrimp, cod, cockles, and mussels topped with a
king crab toast ~ Supplement €2.00

Main course
Breast of Clonakilty chicken rolled with a smoked black pudding and apricot filling set on
creamed York cabbage and winter vegetable ragout drizzled with a garden herb cream

Pan fried darne of salmon set aside a gateau of ratatouille and courgette potato rosti with a
crispy black olive wonton basil cream sauce

Prime cut Aberdeen Angus Sirloin Steak cooked to your liking, laying on roast onion mash
accompanied with a peppercorn cream sauce

Half a roast Gressingham duck baisted with a honey and cumin glaze, shallot, Cox apple,
sultana and sage stuffing coated with a Seville orange and star anise scented jus

Vegetarian dish available~ please ask your server for tonight’s Vegetarian dish

                                  Additional Side Orders
                                     French fries €3.00
                       Homemade cheesy garlic potato gratin €3.00

        Main courses are accompanied with baby boiled potatoes and seasonal

Desserts                                                                                        Please Note
A tasting of chocolate~ White chocolate and raspberry delice, praline and chocolate parfait,
Baileys and chocolate mousse, a shot of chocolate and Kahlua finished with a butterscotch
sauce (D) (N) ~ Supplement €6.00                                                                Groups of more than 4 people cannot
                                                                                                be guaranteed on one table
Selection of Movenpick finest ice creams, Belgian chocolate, and creamy vanilla
~Supplement €2.00
                                                                                                Window Seats cannot be guaranteed
Warm bramley apple pie slice served with vanilla ice cream and crème anglaise (D) (N)           and are subject to allocations on the
Rum, banana and walnut pudding served with a hot caramel sauce and vanilla ice cream
(D) (N)
                                                                                                Vegetarian Option available on request
Warm chocolate fudge slice smothered in milk chocolate sauce and topped with a chocolate        on the event night
chip, hazelnut and baileys ice-cream (D) (N)

Selection of Sheridan’s finest farmhouse cheeses including: ~

Brie de Meaux~ soft French brie
Commte ~ A French cheese, smooth with hints of toffee
Tomme De Savoie~ an un-pasteurised cow’s milk from the French Pyrenees. Slightly tangy,
semi hard cows milk cheese
Shropshire blue~ blue cheese from England. Rich full flavoured blue cheese
French goats cheese~ soft cheese with a skin of smoked charcoal, from France
All Served with water biscuits, grapes, homemade chutney and Quince -Supplement €5.00

                        Dining Experience is brought to you by:
                          Kudos Creative Catering
Sample Menu                                                                       RESTAURANT MENU CHANGES NIGHTLY

               Galway’s Masters Restaurant

                                 Thursday Special
                                    €35.00 Per Person


     Freshly blended Cream of winter vegetable soup

     Rocket Leaves tossed with sundried vine tomatoes and crispy Foccica Croutons all
     gently tossed with aged balsamic vinaigrette.

     Oriental Chicken and Vegetable spring roll set on wok fried egg noodles served with a
     tangy barbecue dipping sauce.

 Main course

     West Coast Cod Pie baked with a Fennel cream and topped with a Gruyere Cheese
     crust and creamy mash

     8oz sirloin Steak Boxty Burger set on a pan-fried potato Farl smothered with a Rich
     onion Jus and crispy onions,

     Thai green Chicken Curry served with a fragrant Jasmine Rice and Prawn Crackers.


     Selection of Ice Creams

     Warm Chocolate Brownie smothered in Milk Chocolate Sauce served with Vanilla Ice

     Pavlova topped with banana, toffee and ginger nut crunch served with Mango Coulis

     Freshly Brewed Tea / Coffee                                                             Please Note

                                                                                             Groups of more than 4 people cannot
                                                                                             be guaranteed on one table

                                                                                             Window Seats cannot be guaranteed
     Please note all of the main courses are served with baby boiled potatoes and            and are subject to allocations on the
     seasonal vegetables                                                                     night.

     Valid for Thursday Nights Only                                                          Vegetarian Option available on request
                                                                                             on the event night


                       Dining Experience is brought to you by:

                         Kudos Creative Catering
Wine Selection

        We recommend to pre order your wine in advance
That Little Extra…..

                 Gift Vouchers:                                  Tote Vouchers

Vouchers are available through the IGB National    Upgrade your Party Pack by purchasing Tote
  Sales Centre and our stadiums nationwide         Vouchers in advance, the ideal Corporate

               Catering Options                                Race Sponsorship

Pre Order your wine and Water Requirements to Race Sponsorship is the ideal opportunity for the
ensure a successful night                     involvement of a Commercial Organisation as
                                              you will receive full acknowledgement in an
                                              allocated race title.

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     360 Degree Views of our facilities, Layouts

                                1890 269 969 {1890 Bow Wow}
     •    20% Booking Deposit is required at time of booking. Payments are non refundable or transferable in the
          event of cancellation
     •    Full payment is due on 2 weeks prior to the event by Credit Card or Cheque. (AMEX is not accepted)
     •    If a Credit Card/Laser/Cheque is not available pre-payment should be made no later than 10 days prior to
          arrival by cash directly to the relevant stadium.
     •    Group Bookings will be held provisionally for up to 1 week at which time it is at the Sales Centre discretion to
          release the booking if confirmation has not been received.
     •    All booking details should be confirmed 2 weeks prior to arrival should a menu not be submitted, the Sales
          Centre reserves the right to pre choose a suitable menu on your behalf. (Applicable for Private Suites & Snug
     •    Attendance numbers are required 2 weeks prior to arrival.
     •    A 10% deviation will be allowed without cancellation charges on the final numbers supplied 72 hours prior to
          arrival, the balance will be charged to the main bill. No Monetary Refunds will be given,
     •    Should the numbers booked increase, the Sales Centre Agents will do their best to accommodate the client as
          far as possible.
     •    The Stadium may cancel the event under the following circumstances:
                o     The Stadium has reason to believe the booking might prejudice the reputation of the Stadium
                o     For reasons beyond our control such as weather, Electricity Supply, Health & Welfare of the
     •    The following cancellation fees apply where payment has been received.
                o     50% value of the booking more than 1 week prior to arrival.
                o     100% value of the booking 1 week or less prior to arrival.
     •    In the unfortunate event that the client requires to cancel a confirmed fully paid booking, the Sales Centre will
          make every reasonable effort to resell the reserved area on the client’s behalf.
Group Bookings (Over 20pax)
     •    Bookings will be held provisionally for up to 2 weeks if possible at which time it is at the Sales Centres
          discretion to release the booking if not confirmed.
     •    Deposits are transferable if rebooked within 6 months.
     •    All booking details should be confirmed 2 weeks prior to arrival. Should a menu not be submitted, the Sales
          Centre reserves the right to pre choose a suitable menu on your behalf. (Applies to Snugs & Suite Packages)
     •    All rates are quoted in euros and are fully inclusive of VAT. Rates may be subject to proportionate increases
          according to rises in food, labour costs, governmental taxes, VAT or any new government levy or unforeseen
     •    The Stadium will not accept responsibility for any goods lost, damaged or stolen, while on the premises.
     •    The Stadium policy and Government Health Regulations state that all food consumed on the premises must be
          prepared on the premises
     •    All Beverage Bills must be paid in full on the night of the event
     •    Menu Prices are correct at time of booking; however these are subject to change without prior notice.
     •    Management reserves the right to alter allocated Suites or Table Plans.
     •    Corporate Suites – Should capacity of groups decrease below minimum requirements, the Sales Centre reserve
          the right to sell remaining seats to ensure Maximum Capacity?
     •    Restaurant – Due to the set up composition of our Restaurants, Group Bookings of 4 Guests or more can not
          be guaranteed to be seated on 1 Table. The Sales Centre will make every effort to accommodate a client
          however there is no guarantee of table allocations
Bar Tabs/Drink Vouchers:
     •    A Credit Card must be left behind the relevant Bar as a security deposit (AMEX is not Accepted). The Tab may
          only be used at the Bar in which it is set up.
     •    Any special requirements/instructions must be communicated to the Bar Manager on duty when setting up Bar
          Tab, such as restrictions/ limits
     •    Drink Vouchers may be used however we request that they be printed without monetary values and a copy be
          sent to the Sales Centre 14 days prior to the event.
     •    For Drink Items below the voucher value, no change will be given. Items above the voucher value must be paid
 Due to the tiered layout of the Stadium please advise prior to the event date of special request to avoid any difficulty for
guests on the night.
Dietary Requirements:
Please advise of any special dietary requirements at time of booking.
Data Protection:
The Irish Greyhound Board complies with the Data Protection Acts 1988 and 2003. Customers are referred to the IGB
website ( for full details of our privacy policy.
Mailing List
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                Galway Greyhound Stadium Useful Information
Stadium Location:
                                                         Stadium Location:
                                                         Galway Greyhound Stadium,
                                                         College Road,

                                                         For Specific directions may we recommend logging

                                                         With this site you can plan your route from your home
                                                         to the Galway Greyhound Stadium

                                                         Located just 5 minutes walk from Eyre Square

Car Parking Facilities
Car parking facilities available for 150 vehicles, Non Reserved Parking. (First Come First Serve basis)

Local Taxi Service:                                                  Galway Taxi Service: 353 87 7998858

Local Hotels:
The Hotels listed have been certified by Failte Ireland. They are located in close proximity to the Galway Greyhound
Stadium. They are listed as a guide only, The IGB accepts no responsibility.

    •    Radisson SAS, Loughatalia Road, Galway
         Tel: 00353 (91) 538300
    •    Park House Hotel, Foster Street, Eyre Square, Galway
         Tel: 00353 (91) 564924
    •    The G Hotel, Well Park. Galway
         Tel: 00353 (0)91 865200.

Catering Notes:
If you have any specific catering requirements, please contact us and we would be happy to discuss your
requirements in greater detail.
Catering Package Prices includes admission into the Stadium and a Complimentary Racecard for the
evening’s event.

Stadium Office Hours:                 Monday to Friday                                       9.00am to 5.00pm
Office Closed for Lunch               Monday to Friday                                       1.00 to 2.00pm
Race Nights Office Hours              Thursday to Saturday                                    6.00pm to 11.00pm

Stadium Personnel:
General Manager (IGB)                                                                        Fintan Monahan
Racing Manager (IGB)                                                                         Ollie Hester
Restaurant Manager (Kudos Creative Catering)                                                 Des Kelly

                               The dogs….. Always top form

     Irish Greyhound Board National Sales Centre
               Unit C1. Thurles Technology Park
                         Co. Tipperary

               Tel: 1890 269 969 (1890 Bow Wow)

                Sales Centre Hours of Business:
               Monday to Friday 9.00am to 7.00pm
                    Saturday 9.30-5.00pm

                    Catering Provided by: