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Nice little music venue

Friendly music venue which was decked out with drapes from the ceiling, giving it the appearance of... read more

Reviewed 21 July 2017
Princes Risborough, United Kingdom
Good no nonsense clubbing/music venue saw Craig Charles there in the summer

Only been here a couple times but each time has been pretty good. Saw Craig Charles Funk & Soul... read more

Reviewed 16 February 2016
Jack B
Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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30 Aug 2017
“Not worth our time and money”
21 Jul 2017
“Nice little music venue”
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

Took us 40mins from ordering to get our lunch which was just two sandwiches and when they arrived it was the wrong order! The waitress quickly came back with the right thing and said she had taken it to the wrong table. And that's fine,...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 21 July 2017

Friendly music venue which was decked out with drapes from the ceiling, giving it the appearance of a bedouin tent. Beer was average, the best option being bottles of Speckled Hen etc.

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed 8 November 2016

Great night out with leading the way with alternative music and friendly vibes, great service and relaxed atmosphere.

Date of experience: November 2016
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Reviewed 21 June 2016

Nice place, Staff, food and parties. A++++ best sunday night party in Bournemouth. I will back soon.

Date of experience: July 2015
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Reviewed 28 February 2016

We came here to see a great band called Stop Stop, the venue was a good one for bands and the beer was reasonable. The staff were friendly and we had a good time

Date of experience: February 2016
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Reviewed 16 February 2016

Only been here a couple times but each time has been pretty good. Saw Craig Charles Funk & Soul here in the summer and was pleasantly pleased, it has a small capacity i'd say maybe 250-300 people but the bar staff were speedy and I...More

Date of experience: July 2015
1  Thank Jack B
Reviewed 14 February 2016

The place is certainly quirky or leftfield and as a music venue it has a charm. We went on a rap/hip hop night but it didn't help that the sound was pretty bad, very muffled and lacking any range. The crowd seemed good though and...More

Date of experience: February 2016
1  Thank Spencer S
Reviewed 20 November 2015

The Winchester is legendary.. the heart and soul of Bournemouth's underground.. Mark and Louise are amazing. some of the finest nights here, but it can be hit and miss, but theres something for everyone as the venue caters to many tastes :D

Date of experience: March 2015
1  Thank John E
Reviewed 12 April 2015

arrived in Winchester on Saturday morning. Great market, lovely coffee shops enjoyed the Great Hall and round table, city gates, wandering through the streets, cathedral. Lots to see and do. Highly recommend a visit.

Date of experience: April 2015
1  Thank rspmgill
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