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O2 Apollo Manchester

Stockport Road | Ardwick Green, Manchester M12 6AP, England
+44 844 477 7677
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PATD! were amazing but staff awful

Went to the apollo on thurs 17th november the band i went to see were amazing like always. Once the... read more

Reviewed 19 November 2016
Northwich, United Kingdom
via mobile
Amplify the sound!

We recently went to the O2 Apollo to watch The Lumineers perform. Of course, the band was amazing... read more

Reviewed 17 November 2016
Immingham, 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.
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good36%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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“great venue” (57 reviews)
“lee mack” (8 reviews)
“sloping floor” (8 reviews)
Stockport Road | Ardwick Green, Manchester M12 6AP, England
+44 844 477 7677
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Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

Went to the apollo on thurs 17th november the band i went to see were amazing like always. Once the gig was over the audience were given two exits to get out of the main hall from which after 5 minutes of them opening staff...More

Thank Mwoodle
Reviewed 17 November 2016

We recently went to the O2 Apollo to watch The Lumineers perform. Of course, the band was amazing. The place is very easy to get around and service was quick. I had no complaints. The Lumineers sang a song and stopped everyone talking to show...More

Thank Kayleigh327
Reviewed 16 November 2016

Saw Cat Stevens here on Monday night (14 Nov). This was an amazing evening, such a privilege to see him live, something I have dreamed about for many years and he did not disappoint. Unfortunately the same could not be said for the venue. I'm...More

Thank Marilyn S
Reviewed 12 November 2016

We have been to see many big name acts at the Apollo, including Paul Simon, Bellowhead and Lee Mack and always find it puzzling why it is so popular. It's location is not great, parking is limited and difficult, the bars are poor and the...More

Thank Beeper53
Reviewed 7 November 2016

This is great venue because of its size, I found it to be much more personal than a larger Staduim, just a taxi ride fro Manchester city centre, great night.

Thank Jean M
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

It's been a few years since I've been to the Apollo Theatre in Manchester, and I still think it's a wonderful venue. It might seem obvious,but I like it's intimacy compared to huge stadium venues, and it's nice to see acts in the stage without...More

Thank D P
Reviewed 4 November 2016

An old theatre but it is ok for the job, we were in the stalls, quite close to the back but we could see reasonably ok.

Thank waldorf53
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

This place used to be Manchester`s equivalent of the Liverpool Empire Sadly the Empire blows it out of the water now No coffee or tea just alcohol and presumably soft drinks When asking if hot drinks were avaialable was curtly responded to in the negative...More

Thank Chris E
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Took our girls to see The Next Step - seated in the stalls GG. Had a great view, with the floor on a Slope. The Apollo is full of character, it's just a bit out of Manchester. We decided to park at Piccadilly and walk,...More

Thank Julie R
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Went watching Jamie T live, the service to get into the building is very quick however the queues for drinks is ridiculously long and the prices for drinks are absolutely extortionate

Thank Harryb10
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Hi, from what we can remember G row Low numbers start from the right hand side of the seating as you look towards the stage and stalls 2 is VERY close to the front and we didn't have to worry about queing to gain a better... More
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