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The Tunnels Bristol

Approach Road, Bristol BS1 6QQ, England
+44 845 605 0255
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Severely pissed off

I went with a friend to see Secret Sisters. We queued fir 45 minutes at the bar,. Only 1 person... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Freespirit13202629
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Bristol, United Kingdom
Interesting

We went to see Jess and the Bandits on Valentine’s Day. Thus us the first time we have been here... read more

Reviewed February 19, 2018
Steve522014
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Llantilio Crossenny, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good25%
  • Average3%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible7%
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“quirky place” (2 reviews)
“bar staff” (3 reviews)
“venue” (16 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Approach Road, Bristol BS1 6QQ, England
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+44 845 605 0255
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went with a friend to see Secret Sisters. We queued fir 45 minutes at the bar,. Only 1 person serving and card machine did not work. Everyone was really angry. The venue had oversold tickets so we had to stand. Performance was ruined by...More

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Reviewed February 19, 2018 via mobile

We went to see Jess and the Bandits on Valentine’s Day. Thus us the first time we have been here and were impressed. The place has been fitted out well and it had a good atmosphere. The band area is quite separate from the bar...More

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Reviewed January 22, 2018

Visited Bristol for Soul Tunnel - loved the club, great dance floor but large bar area too....drinks very resonably priced althou the lemonade very like soda water lol!

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Reviewed November 30, 2017 via mobile

Came to the tunnels to see Samantha Fish, tickets bought online and easily picked up from the box office before the show. Good location, nice atmosphere in the venue. Drinks good price at the bar. Friendly staff. Good acoustics

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Reviewed September 8, 2017

Last night Reef held a fundraiser gig and we were lucky enough to get tickets. I have never been to the Tunnels before so I have no idea what to expect. From the security guard outside to the bar staff everyone was super friendly, helpful...More

Thank Matthew M
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Reviewed August 16, 2017

This was possibly the most disappointing visit I've ever had to the Tunnels. It's a well known music venue and puts on a variety of genres, many of which are cover bands but there are some really good original bands that play there. The clientele...More

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Reviewed July 30, 2017

We went to see Fleetwood Back. Excellent show, good value tickets excellent night out. Parking was easy, getting in was easy. There was some queuing for drinks as would be expected. The sound quality was good because of the tunnel shape. All round great and...More

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Reviewed April 16, 2017

Have never been before but it was worth the 190 mile round trip. The staff were welcoming, friendly and very personable. The venue holds approx. 350 people max. It reminded me of the Cavern Club but far less claustrophobic. The stage and sound set up...More

Thank Anita M
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Reviewed April 8, 2017 via mobile

The Tunnels in Bristol is a wonderful venue for about 100 people. I have been there to see several acts over the past few years and I just love the place. The location is fantastic for public transport as it is under the approach road...More

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Reviewed February 3, 2017

Saw Sarah Jarosz last night who was excellent ( streets ahead of the so called "major acts "who are meant to fill Bristol's Arena!). This was the best concert I've seen at this venue which ticks all the boxes and lets you enjoy the act....More

Thank MALCOLM R
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