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O2 Apollo Manchester

Stockport Road | Ardwick Green, Manchester M12 6AP, England
+44 844 477 7677
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Great concert but poor experience

Attended Nashville in concert who were fantastic. Sat in row LL which is near the back of the... read more

Reviewed 18 June 2017
Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
Great venue

Attended the Nashville in Concert show at the Apollo yesterday and had a great time. The venue is... read more

Reviewed 18 June 2017
Wrexham County, United Kingdom
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The O2 Apollo Manchester opened on August 29th 1938 and is one of the premier concert venues in England, with shows from every major rock, pop and comedy act on the touring circuit. The breadth of styles of events covers every market - the cutting edge of modern British music, through some of the biggest artists from overseas, popular comedy, and music for older generations. With both fully seated and part-standing formats, this versatile venue increases its footfall and presentations year on year. Art Deco in style, the Grade II listed building has been central to the British touring circuit for decades, attracting Best Venue nominations and patrons from across the globe.
  • Excellent35%
  • Very good39%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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Stockport Road | Ardwick Green, Manchester M12 6AP, England
+44 844 477 7677
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Reviewed 18 June 2017

Attended Nashville in concert who were fantastic. Sat in row LL which is near the back of the stalls but you still get a good view but not the best sound. Unfortunately, we did not enjoy the experience as the seats were not far from...More

Thank Hitgirl66
Reviewed 18 June 2017

Attended the Nashville in Concert show at the Apollo yesterday and had a great time. The venue is very pretty inside and we found the drinks/snacks reasonably priced. The extra security was welcomed, the queue moved quickly and all staff we met were polite. Possibly...More

Thank Twinniesmum2013
Reviewed 15 June 2017

We saw Penn and Teller last weekend. The theatre is good with nearby parking. Good sight lines and the audio was good. Good place to se a show.

Thank IainBertram
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

I had not been to the venue for about 30 years. Now that does make me feel old! It is an old fashioned music venue. A Manchester stalwart. Parking is plentiful right next to the venue, which is a big plus. My wife had kindly...More

Thank Ashfield11
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Alfreton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

We came to see Penn and Teller 11/06/17 and were surprised at how nice it was inside, like an old time theatre. Perfect setting for the type of show we were at. Price of food and drink is expensive like any venue, plenty of choice...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

We visited the O2 Apollo to see Penn & Teller, and generally found the venue okay. We were sat in the side stalls, row L, which were very good seats for the show. However, although neither of us are particularly tall, the leg room was...More

Thank Andrew F
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

This was our 1st time coming to this arena. We walked it from Tai Pan a resturant about 10 minutes walk away. There is a small local quiet pub next door so we went in there for a drink as the weather was poor but...More

Thank lovetripsout
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

I have been here on music concert with friends. The place renovated since I been here last time. Staff are very nice and friendly.

Thank honour88321
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

1st time we've been to the Apollo Manchester, so obviously 1st time since the bombing at the MEN Manchester. 1st off, hats off to the security staff and police for making sure everyone was safe. The arena itself is nice, not big or small, just...More

1  Thank RichyBig
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

The concert venue is what it is - tired, dated but good atmosphere if the artist is right. There is some secure parking in the area or you can your chances on the streets but be aware that the area is rough as... Also don't...More

Thank Keith R
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7 July 2017|
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Response from Adrian R | Reviewed this property |
Not sure as I was in the seating area when I attended. Sorry.
26 June 2017|
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Response from Dave O | Reviewed this property |
Ta OK but at this venue there is a constant stream of people going to the bar and toilets it really is frustrating