Grand National brunches and events in Sefton to book now
3 weeks ago
The Grand National isn’t just the world’s greatest steeple chase, it’s also one of the best weekends in Liverpool.
Whether you are going to Aintree racecourse or not, you can get dressed up and enjoy the atmosphere.
And you don’t need to be in town to get in the mood.
Here are six of the best Grand National breakfasts and events for you to enjoy in Sefton and West Lancashire.
And if you are going to Aintree, they are all easy to reach after you’ve started your day in style.
Arthur’s of Aughton
Perfectly situated right beside Town Green station, you can enjoy your brunch then jump straight on the train to Aintree for the short journey to the course.
We love this village hangout and it’s bound to have a great atmosphere while the races are on.
Serving brunch from 9am-midday on all three race days, you can enjoy a glass of champagne and brunch for £25 per person.
There is full English breakfast on offer, a vegan option, scrambled egg and smoked salmon, spiced avocado and poached egg, and more.
Direct message Arthur’s on Facebook to book, or call 01695 213130.
The Old Post Office, Ormskirk
Enjoy a pre-races breakfast at this popular Ormskirk bar/restaurant on the 14th and 15 April.
You can enjoy bottomless Prosecco, Bellinis and pints along with your breakfast before making the short journey to Aintree from the town’s train station.
This special brunch in classy surroundings costs £24.95 per person.
Go to the website to book.
The Lake House, Waterloo
If you aren’t glamming up up and going to Aintree for Ladies Day, then why don’t you get glammed up and enjoy a day at the Lake House instead?
This perfectly placed venue, next to Crosby Marina, is hosting an event on 14th April, from 1pm-7pm with pastries and Prosecco, live racing, a hot and cold buffet, dancing and even a best dressed contest.
Book your tickets here
Get your day off to a winning start with breakfast at Emily’s, Formby’s newest restaurant.
Available from 8am-10am on Friday 14th and Saturday 15th April, enjoy any dish from the races menu and a glass of Champagne for £27.95 per person.
The menu includes Emily’s favourites like smashed avocado toast with poached eggs, a pancake stack, eggs Florentine and more.
Visit the website to book.
The Bold, Southport
If you’re not going to Aintree for the big race then where better to spend Grand National day than The Bold?
Famous winner Red Rum actually spent a night in what is now the hotel’s function room before his first win in 1973!
So, enjoy a race day like no other at The Bold with fizz, canapés, a two course lunch and the racing on the big screen.
The evening continues with bonkers bingo and a charity auction for MacMillan Cancer Support.
Book tickets at £50 per person on the website.
The Park Hotel, Netherton
What better place to enjoy a pre-races breakfast than at this hotel close to the racecourse.
Enjoy champagne and a full breakfast on all three days of the festival with transport to the course included.
The price is £22 per person. To book call 0151 525 7555.