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First Turn Lounge at The Downs at Albuquerque Racetrack & Casino

  • 145 Louisiana Blvd. N.E.
    Entrance at Central & Louisiana
    Albuquerque, NM 87108
  • Type: Nightlife
  • Phone: (505) 767-7171

The First Turn Lounge modern and contemporary setting and provides signature cocktails, an extensive wine list, and 20 beers on tap including craft and microbrewery selections including the casino’s very own Post Time Ale, available only at The Downs Racetrack & Casino. The First Turn Lounge features a happy hour menu every day of the week between 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. which features $1 off wine and well, $3 drafts, $2 food specials including nachos, quesadillas, and chili cheese dogs. The First Turn Lounge also provides live weekly entertainment for guests.

  • Credit Cards: Accepted
  • Days Open: Daily
  • Free Parking: Yes
  • Handicap Accessible: Full
  • Hours of Operation: Sun-Thurs 9 am to midnight, Fri-Sat 9 am to 3 am
  • Miles to Airport: 5.00
  • Rates: $
  • WiFi/Internet: WiFi
  • Alcohol Service: Full Service
  • Inside Seating Capacity: 250
  • Live Entertainment: Yes
  • Meals Served: Appetizers
  • Outdoor Dining: Yes
  • Patio Capacity: 100