We did one last Churchill Downs tradition as we rolled out of Louisville.
We had lunch at Wagner's.
It located right across from the track...
Did you see the movie "Secretariat"?
That's where they were sitting; where the waitress is taking an order.
A few tips if you want to go here:
Morning is the best time to see the 'horse' people.
Lunch time is packed mainly with tourists and folks from the university.
Sit in the front for the authentic experience.