Yonkers, NY—There will not be a Triple Crown champion this year, but there is still stirring simulcasting and a championship menu for the third jewel of the Triple Crown at Empire City Casino at Yonkers Raceway for this Saturday’s (June 10) Belmont Stakes. The Empire Terrace is offering a special “Classic Raceway Dining” Belmont lunch menu and a television at every table to watch and wager on the 149th running of the stirring 1-½ mile “Test of the Champion.”
For more information, please call (914) 457-2457.
Simulcast wagering at Yonkers is available in the Empire Terrace, as well as outdoors on the track apron, the third and fourth floors simulcast locations, and in Dan Rooney’s Sports Bar.
In addition, the Empire Terrace is open for track side dining every Saturday night for a bird’s eye view of live harness racing action. There will be limited seating for dinner from 6:00-9:30 PM on a first come first-serve basis (no reservations/final seating at 9:00 PM).
Slot-players can also take a break for a bite to refuel and then resume their quest for a jackpot, including the $1.7 million record-breaker on the Wheel of Fortune.
Here’s the Belmont luncheon menu:
Soup of the day: $6; Fried Zucchini topped with Parmesan and Lemon Garlic Aioli Dipping Sauce: $9. Salads: Caesar Salad with Romaine Hearts, Classic Caesar Dressing and Garlic Croutons; Mediterranean Salad with Iceberg Lettuce, Cucumber, Red Onion, Tomatoes, Olives, Mozzarella and Feta Cheese: $12.
Heroes and Burgers: (All served with Fries): Fried Fish served with Tartar Sauce and Chopped Lettuce: $13, Steak prepared with Sautéed Onions and Mozzarella Cheese: $15; Chicken Parmigiana with Tomato Sauce and Mozzarella : $13; and the Classic Cheeseburger: 8 oz. Patty with Lettuce, Tomato, Onion and Cheese: $14.
Homemade Three Cheese Ravioli served with Tomato Sauce: 17; Pan-Seared Salmon served over Shaved Fennel: $24; Roasted Half Chicken Prepared with Vinegar Peppers in a Lemon Wine Sauce Served over Sliced Potatoes: $20; Chicken Francese: a Chicken Scaloppini dish served with Lemon Herb Pan Sauce priced: $19, and classic New York Strip Steak, a 12oz Premium Choice Cut served with Baked Potatoes: $38.
Tiramisu, Limoncello Cake, Chocolate and Vanilla Ice Cream: $7.
About Empire City Casino at Yonkers Raceway: Empire City Casino is one of the largest entertainment and gaming destinations in the northeast. Featuring 5,300 of the hottest slots, electronic craps, three card poker, blackjack, roulette, baccarat and sic bo, Empire City Casino also offers guests year-round harness racing and International simulcasting, live entertainment including the best party, tribute and Latin bands, comedy, New York’s hottest DJ’s, and more. A plethora of dining options will satisfy even the most discerning palate with Italian cuisine at Nonno’s Trattoria; Dan Rooney’s, a high-energy sports bar; Alley 810, a craft cocktail lounge with retro bowling lanes; and convenient delicious options at the International Food Court or Lil’ Cocina. Visit Empire City Casino at Yonkers Raceway located at 810 Yonkers Avenue (off I-87 at Central Avenue) Yonkers, NY, Westchester County, open seven days a week from 10:00am to 6:00am. Visit www.empirecitycasino.com or call 914.968.4200 for information.