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Ma Kellys Showboat

Closed Now: 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Open today: 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
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Visited many times as we live close by

Bit of a ticks all boxes venue. Sports bar shows most live games including horse racing. Large... read more

Reviewed September 17, 2018
Bispham, United Kingdom
via mobile

Couldnt do enough for myself and mum brought out free sandwiches. They were very nice Thankyou... read more

Reviewed October 28, 2018
Jane B
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  • Average8%
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  • Terrible10%
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Ma Kelly's proudly presents, THE SHOWBOAT. The BEST FREE entertainment venue in the north! LIVE floor show 3 nights a week, featuring the very best soul & motown bands, tribute artistes & resident host, Tom McLeod & The Showboat Showgirls. Table...more
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
44-46 Queens Promenade, Bispham, Blackpool FY2 9RW, England
+44 7388 685053
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All reviews uncle toms cabin waiting staff booked a table cabaret bar cant wait to return table service drink prices free entertainment bouncy castle great night great acts tribute acts free entry pre book top class bar staff keep up the good work
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Reviewed October 28, 2018 via mobile

Couldnt do enough for myself and mum brought out free sandwiches. They were very nice Thankyou so much

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jane B
Reviewed October 11, 2018 via mobile

Lovely staff behind the bar and most performers great. However, Chris the performer is rude to his guests, he’s lucky anyone is watching him perform, no offence x

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank laurenbranch2018
Reviewed October 8, 2018 via mobile

On trip to Blackpool with friends...told must visit Ma Kelly's...we were staying in the Savoy so went to the place on Queens promenade.....very nice interiors...show room nicely laid out...tables with lamps that you could tap for service....did not stay for a show....was there for ten...More

Date of experience: October 2018
5  Thank Paulette B
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

Top class entertainment and furnishing, don't miss out girls n guys, you won't be disappointed, table service and it's advised to pop a table to avoid dissapointment

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Darren L
Reviewed October 2, 2018

I booked a table in advance of my visit with a friend who had been previously and stated it was always advisable to book tables. On parking my car in their car park (payable at the bar). I can see why they charge as anyone...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank hilaryholden7
Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

Wow I couldn’t believe we we’re in Blackpool. Beautiful decor, friendly staff and cheaper than the Viking for drinks, eg Viking Rose Zinfandel £15, Showboat £12.99 with waitress table service. Variety of entertainment with disco and show girls. An Amazing night out when you book...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 734jacquib
Reviewed September 29, 2018

You have to book a table for this place,we have been there a few times,me and the Mrs where celebrating our 30th wedding anniversary so later on in the night we had a bit to drink and were having a bit of a boogey on...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank garyledwidge
Reviewed September 24, 2018 via mobile

Not been here before and visited with friends. It was very busy with party's in. The drinks were averagely priced and the bar service good The cabaret was OK. The main entertainment was from the clientele

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank BlackpoolCarol
Reviewed September 17, 2018

Lovely place ,well organised reasonable prices and great entertainment.don't miss out on this latest venue.best bit is being able to book a table.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank alistear
Reviewed September 17, 2018 via mobile

Bit of a ticks all boxes venue. Sports bar shows most live games including horse racing. Large outside seating are is great in the summer, has live artists on most weekends and also some midweek dependant on the weather. The shown at is great but...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank BilltheBus
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November 10, 2018|
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Response from Debby294 | Reviewed this property |
7.30 but ring and book a table otherwise you will be stood up.
Eileen C
October 8, 2018|
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Response from James M | Reviewed this property |
Dont think so i never saw any.
August 28, 2018|
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Response from BlackpoolStevieb | Reviewed this property |
Jump on the tram the stop is uncle toms cabin