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Restaurant 1873

Restaurant 1873 offers a fine dining experience with an exceptional view overlooking the finishing straight and Winning Post of Morphettville Racecourse.

With a menu that honours South Australia’s magnificent produce, experience a day at the races in true culinary style. Located on the second floor of the heritage Grandstand at Morphettville Racecourse, enjoy stunning views of the entire racecourse and the Mounting Yard with the Adelaide Hills as a backdrop.


Make a reservation today for Restaurant 1873.

Restaurant 1873 is available for lunch service from 11.30am on Saturdays, or any feature race day that falls on a week day (including Adelaide Cup Day and Melbourne Cup Day).

To make a reservation today, phone 8295 0199 or email


Diners in Restaurant 1873 can select from a set menu on race days, with a selection of a two-course or three-course meal available. 

Click here to see a Sample Menu – please note menus are created seasonally, and are subject to change prior to race days.

A Sample Wine List will be available soon.

Restaurant 1873 is proudly supported by:

Dress Code

Restaurant 1873 maintains a minimum standard of dress, with diners adhering to Members Dress Standards.

Click here to view the Standards.


How much does it cost to dine at Restaurant 1873?

The price for Restaurant 1873 varies between race days and package choices.

There are two seating options/packages available – Premium or Standard.


Standard – includes entry into Racecourse, three course meal

$99 non-members or $90 for members

Premium – includes entry into Racecourse, three course meal, race book, window seat and touch-screen TV

$120 non-members or $110 members

Do you accept table requests?

Diners in the restaurant are welcome to request any table in the restaurant, and this will be noted in your booking. Morphettville Racecourse will allocate bookings on a first come, first served basis, and will do their best to accommodate any requests. We appreciate your understanding that tables cannot be guaranteed.

Where can I park at Morphettville Racecourse?

Car parking is available at The Junction (off Anzac Highway, Camden Park) and on Morphett Road opposite the Members’ Car Park entrance.

The Members’ Car Park at Morphettville is accessible with an SAJC Members’ car park pass. Car parking is free on regular race days. Click here for more information on directions to Morphettville Racecourse.

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