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The Alley

114 S Park Ave, Sanford, FL 32771-1246
+1 407-328-4848
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If you love the Blues this is the place to be

People are great! great service, fresh food, delicious finger food. They have a pit outside where... read more

Reviewed March 13, 2018
pvelasquez2000
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Orlando, Florida
Selwyn Birchwood Band bringing in the new year

Great entertainment, then a BBQ buffet, and more entertainment by the band on New Years Eve. The... read more

Reviewed January 4, 2018
beesqd
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Winter Garden, Florida
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Founded in 2005, The Alley is the premiere blues venue in Central Florida and is now the home of Fuel, old school low and slow barbecue. Located in the beautiful Historic District of Downtown Sanford specializing in live blues, hot BBQ, and cold beer! We have indoor smoke-free seating for 150+, a large outdoor patio, a full- liquor bar, and live music 6 nights per week. Bar Hours: Sun/Tues/Wed 11a-12a . . . Thurs/Fri/Sat 11a-2a . . . Closed Mondays Restaurant Hours: Sun/Tues/Wed/Thurs 11a-9p . . . Fri/Sat 11a-10p . . . Closed Mondays
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“cover charge” (3 reviews)
“great blues” (3 reviews)
“blues band” (2 reviews)
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114 S Park Ave, Sanford, FL 32771-1246
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Reviewed March 13, 2018

People are great! great service, fresh food, delicious finger food. They have a pit outside where they BBQ. The have open mic night. Drinks a good and reasonable. If you just want a place to hang out and enjoy good music along with food this...More

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Reviewed January 4, 2018 via mobile

Great entertainment, then a BBQ buffet, and more entertainment by the band on New Years Eve. The bartenders and servers were quick and accommodating, the food was delicious, and the entertainment top notch. The Alley is known for its Blues jams and inclusive & entertaining...More

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Reviewed July 2, 2017 via mobile

We planned dinner and some blues. Wow was the venue great and the Blues much greater. The place was a great place to sit back and enjoy the music. The service was good and music just loud enough.

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Reviewed November 15, 2016 via mobile

We attended on a Sat. night after a wedding in the area on the recommendation of proprietors of a nearby Bed and Breakfast where we were staying. Little G Weevil was the entertainment. We paid a $5 cover charge and got a handstamp. Generous sized...More

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Reviewed October 27, 2016

Didn't sample the food but really enjoyed the Blues band jams and cheap drinks. We were there on a Thursday night and a bunch of different guys got up and just played some great blues. Really good music and good vibe. Check it out if...More

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Reviewed October 7, 2016

Been here before and it never disappoints. Staff are great,good selection of drinks. Music is always fabulous. Now they've sorted out the shortage of female toilets issue,this place is a gem.

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Reviewed September 20, 2016

I love the talent this place gets and the old-meets-new decor. Cheap drinks and killer music make this place my favorite spot.

Thank briremo
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Reviewed September 19, 2016

Visited one Saturday night, entry $5 for the live band and it was worth it. Guys played well and prices are reasonable. Food was good as well. Will visit again.

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Reviewed September 3, 2016

Perfect blend of live entertainment, check the calendar to see who's playing and the type of music. We got lucky to hit Blue's night while eating at the Fuel restaurant that is connected. It was perfect! Had drinks from the bar and they were reasonably...More

Thank Kimique
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Reviewed January 17, 2016 via mobile

we went to see John Nemeth. it was a great experience. the cover charge was fair and so were the drink prices. the staff was attentive and friendly. we will be going back!

Thank Lisa B
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