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Address: 8 Talbot Street, Nottingham NG1 5GG, England
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First visit to Rock City. Good security team, easy access, reasonable toilets and a good gig atmosphere. Really let down by the poor drink selection at the bar though. We will... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 30 April 2016
FrankandRodders
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 May 2016 via mobile

Having watched all my favourite bands at Barrowlands (in Glasgow) I never thought I would find a venue to compare for sound and intimacy with the band. Rock City is the venue I have been looking for. I love this place. I'll be back to see The Mission later on this year

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Thank Wilding M
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 April 2016 via mobile

First visit to Rock City. Good security team, easy access, reasonable toilets and a good gig atmosphere. Really let down by the poor drink selection at the bar though. We will be back again soon, let's hope they have sorted the bar out.

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Thank FrankandRodders
Derbyshire, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016

Great club to hear live rock music, not to big,but with great acoustic!!! It is in the city centre, 12 min walking from train station and 10 from Victoria bus station.I was there last year twice - The Sisters of Mercy and Paradise Lost. Unforgettable venue!!! This year I'm going to see Garbage and The Mission.If you want to see... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 April 2016

me and my friend visited Nottingham for a weekend away and found this place for a night out. The queue was fairly big to get in, so we knew it would be really good. Drink prices are amazing and the place itself is huge. I am returning to Nottingham this year and we will be returning.

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Thank chloebubaa
RockCity1980, Promotions Manager at Rock City, responded to this review

Hey, Glad you had a good night out! Thats what we are here for!! Thanks, Rock City. More 

Stafford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 April 2016

First time at the Rock City, right next door to our hotel, brilliant music. There are a few floors to the club offering varying tastes in music. Friendly, just one small problem didnt have a huge choice of drinks behind the bar.

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Thank kathleenskelton
RockCity1980, Promotions Manager at Rock City, responded to this review

Hey, Very glad you enjoyed your Night out and thanks for the Review :) If you come again make sure to check out the VIP bar situated on the Balcony as we have just stocked a new range of drinks up there! Over 15 Craft beers and lots of premium spirits! Thanks, Rock City More 

Johannesburg, South Africa
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 April 2016

I've been coming here since Rock City first opened in the early eighties and have seen some excellent bands play. Great atmosphere and acoustics. The best mid sized venue in the country.

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Thank Grizzly_MikeM
Llandudno, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 April 2016 via mobile

Saw Fish play here last night. Great venue. Old style and fun venue. Staff friendly. Several bars so no massive queues.

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Thank Chelseallandudno
Chester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 April 2016 via mobile

We went here to see Fish and greatly enjoyed it.Entry was easy,bars with little queues and a good size venue with clear views from most parts of the hall.Great atmosphere because its not too big.

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Thank David04715uf
West Yorkshire
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 April 2016 via mobile

Went to Rock City last night, to see Fish. Great venue. Bar staff friendly and great service. Definitely a good venue for a gig. Another bonus was loads of toilets, never had to queue once :-)

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Thank saratonk
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2016

You cart beat this been here over 100 times for gigs for years Staff are amazing always take care Drinks not to pricey for this kind of place

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