Clubhouse Dining Room
Enjoy dining with a spectacular view. Located on the 4th floor, the Clubhouse dining room features five levels of seated viewing for heart-pounding live racing action. This upscale dining experience allows you to feast on some of New Orleans best dishes while watching and wagering from the glass.
Reservations are required in the Clubhouse. Please call 504-943-2200 to secure your table.
Looking for a bite on the go? The Gentilly Grill, located on the first floor on the east side of the building offers daily special hot plates, po' boys, burgers, grilled cheeses, wraps, gumbo, salads and more, ready for you in minutes.
PJ's Sweet Slots
If you have a sweet tooth, visit PJ's Sweet Slots located on the Slots floor for assorted muffins, croissants, cookies, salads and PJ's of New Orleans specialty coffees.
Fair Grounds Concessions
Fair Grounds features concession locations on all floors throughout the building. Offerings include red beans, hamburgers, hot dogs, nachos, popcorn, and more.
Chef Dwight Sherman
A protégé of famed chef Emeril Lagasse, Sherman has been well respected in the hospitality industry since his first position within it in 2003.
Sherman’s New Orleans ties include Drago’s at the Riverside Hilton in New Orleans, and he has most recently served as the Executive Chef at Belle of Baton Rouge Casino & Hotel.
He's an award-winning chef known for traditional Cajun and creole cooking and he enjoys fusing traditional Southeastern Louisiana fare with contemporary elements to create modern interpretations of down-home dishes.
"Great food, entertainment and hospitality create a truly memorable Fair Grounds experience. I am happy enhance our guests overall experience by offering flavorful southern style dishes served by our friendly and courteous Clubhouse service team."