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The Apex

1 Charter Square, Bury St Edmunds IP33 3FD, England
+44 1284 758000
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Great, intimate benue

The Apex has a wide variety of spaces and entertainment available from intimate Jazz brunches to... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Cheryl O
via mobile

Went to see The Illegal Eagles last Friday. What an interesting unusual building. Parking... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Felixstowe, United Kingdom
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Award winning live music & entertainment venue in Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk. From classical to jazz, folk to pop/rock, comedy, family entertainment & more! The Apex also hosts a stunning art gallery with frequently changing exhibitions, plus a cafe!
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“great venue” (37 reviews)
“comedy club” (8 reviews)
“great acts” (5 reviews)
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1 Charter Square, Bury St Edmunds IP33 3FD, England
+44 1284 758000
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The Apex has a wide variety of spaces and entertainment available from intimate Jazz brunches to wilder 60's nights and classical concerts. Always a great venue with a small restaurant area for pre show food and two bars upstairs as well as a cafe/coffee area...More

Thank Cheryl O
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went to see The Illegal Eagles last Friday. What an interesting unusual building. Parking available literally outside. Building is light, airy and the seats are well arranged giving you plenty of leg room. It wasn't too big and felt more like a bunch of friends...More

Thank JACDS76
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped in herefor a coffee and to get some local I formation. The staff were very friendly and helpful, great coffee and amazing carrot cake! Lots of information leaflets on things to do and places to go in the area. the buildjng itself is...More

Thank Elindal V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I'm a regular visitor. Lovely place, especially in summer when you can sit outside and watch people walking past. It's in the middle of the town so close to any place you need to visit. As someone mentioned before, the hot drinks containing milk are...More

Thank Izabela1111
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Saw fabulous flamenco dancing and guitar playing. The auditorium leant itself to the event.....the acoustics were excellent. The staff were incredibly friendly, polite and helpful. This venue hosts such a wide range of shows and events...it's a pleasure to go. Built right in the middle...More

Thank Lyn N
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

Have had the pleasure of seeing two shows within two months at The Apex and must say on both occasions my wife and I have enjoyed every aspect of the evenings . Our first show was Si Cranstoun who was outstanding and secondly it was...More

Thank arzenalal
Reviewed 16 July 2017

Our eldest daughter (aged 7) had her first ballet performance this weekend. The venue was superb. I realise it's quite new but the entrance is amazing, the staff are really friendly and have a smile on their face whenever you visit. I'd recommend visiting The...More

Thank AlexChelleJessEmmy
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Booked a pre-show meal this time and was glad how gluten free bread was no trouble. Friendly welcome and attentive staff. The toilets were never too busy as the queue moved quickly. All was clean and tidy. The artwork is always a good talking point....More

Thank WendyLizB
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

Fanstastic show at a great venue.yesterday we went to see the magic of motown we had seats in row D which was a good choice as we were 4 rows from the front.The apex always has a good selection of artists and shows and the...More

Thank linzie f
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

After being told to 'sit down' at a Magic of Motown gig as we were obscuring the view, we moved to the side isle only to be told the same thing! The people surrounding us didn't have a problem with it, but the balding party...More

Thank Andrea H
Ian C, Director of Sales at The Apex, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2017

Dear Andrea, Once again, thank you for your comments about your recent visit to The Apex. As promised, I have now been in touch with our House Manager, who was actually on duty for the Magic of Motown show. The layout for this concert was...More

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roy d
3 July 2016|
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Response from Marcus S | Reviewed this property |
The seating plan is available when you book your seats on-line. You can still decline tickets if the seats you prefer are not available.
23 November 2015|
Response from Ian C | Property representative |
First of all, sincere apologies for not replying sooner. We're having real problems at the moment as we only receive ad hoc notifications from Trip Advisor, which our digital Marketing Officer is looing into. To answer... More