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Great Venue.

Great little venue but is hidden away somewhat next to Temple Meads Railway Station. Puts on some... read more

Reviewed November 3, 2018
Bristol, United Kingdom
via mobile

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
Llantilio Crossenny, United Kingdom
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Reviewed November 3, 2018 via mobile

Great little venue but is hidden away somewhat next to Temple Meads Railway Station. Puts on some very good live music events. Acoustics & PA are excellent. Staff are very friendly & helpful. However the parking outside has recently been taken over by a new...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank westcountrybird
Reviewed October 31, 2018 via mobile

What a find! We were staying in Bristol for the weekend and wanted to book some music, noticing The James Taylor Quartet a local jazz band were playing we booked. Situated below the train station it wasn’t easy to find, as we entered what looked...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank ruthlou
Reviewed September 17, 2018

Went here for the first time last night. It's a very quirky and interesting venue with good acoustics, but oh dear, the beer, and queues for it really weren't good. Initially waited for a few minutes to be served at the bar and having read...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank JustCheckinBristol
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

I found this place after hearing an interview on BBC Radio Bristol with a Springsteen tribute singer. As a Springsteen fan I couldn’t miss the opportunity to see a Springsteen tribute band and I was not disappointed. Awesome musicians and great venue. Will definitely visit...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Ritchiekeys
Reviewed June 5, 2018

This is a brilliant venue, located just below Temple Meads Station. We went along to see the fabulous Bill Lennon's tribute to Bob Dylan and were not disappointed. This is a great venue in a really convenient location. Show times tied in neatly with our...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Amanda B
Reviewed May 12, 2018 via mobile

We went to watch Stop Stop the band. The venue is quirky and unusual being in two arched vaults under Bristol Temple Meads station approach. The beer was just under £4 a pint although they only had one real ale. The sound was great as...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank J0nmaine
Reviewed April 25, 2018 via mobile

First visit to The Tunnels to see Pat McManus. Great atmosphere probably mostly due to the fans of PM - but I liked this little venue. One tunnel houses the bar while the other is the stage area. Staff on the door and at the...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Liz M
Reviewed April 1, 2018

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

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Freespirit13202629
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

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank Steve522014
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!

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Jane B
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Response from Liz M | Reviewed this property |
We parked in the station car park, which is a very short walk but actually there were spaces directly outside the venue that we could have used had we realised.