Open Every Saturday & Sunday during live racing.
The Turf Club Restaurant opens at 12PM and closes following the last race of the day.

Advance Purchase Tickets
You can purchase your tickets ahead of time at If you purchase in advance your Turf Club ticket covers your parking fee, a daily racing program, an all access pass to all four levels of the racetrack and a seat our Turf Club restaurant.

Walk Ups
No reservation, no problem! We now welcome walk ups! 

Your ticket to the Turf Club = your reservation for the restaurant. The tables are assigned upon arrival. 

For groups of 20 or more please contact Group Sales for details. 

Beginning May 4, the Turf Club restaurant will no longer offer the option to order from the menu. We will switch to buffet only for all Turf Club attendees. All admission tickets will include the price of the buffet. No admission without the purchase of a buffet will be allowed.

If you have been enjoying the menu in the Turf Club we encourage you to come before the end of the month. We will sell out, so we encourage you to purchase your tickets ahead of time.


Nestled on the top level of the iconic Golden Gate Fields grandstand in Berkeley, CA, our popular Turf Club offers an unrivaled dining experience for you and your guests.

The Turf Club Restaurant features the best in California-inspired cuisine, prepared with only the freshest ingredients by Executive Chef, Victor Nava. From traditional favorites to fusion twists, you can bet on a delicious meal while enjoying world class Bay Area scenery attending the Golden Gate Turf Club.

Our restaurant features spacious dining accommodations for groups of all sizes. For parties of 20 or more guests, please contact our group sales department to make your group dining reservation. 

We encourage Derby themed attire. Collared shirts, dresses, skirts and dress slacks are preferred. 

***Please: no torn denim pants or jackets, athletic shorts, sweat pants, t-shirts, windbreakers, flip flops, tank tops, baseball caps or visors.***

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