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Lincoln Drill Hall

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Kevin Bridges

we visited the drill hall for the first time ever last night... what a great venue .. and we must... read more

Reviewed 6 April 2018
sweetchild0mine
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keelby
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Live Music on Saturdays!

I had a genuinely lovely morning in the Cafe Bar listening to Ishani & Hilary's music while I drank... read more

Reviewed 17 March 2018
bekkiloveridge
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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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Lincoln's friendliest, liveliest arts venue, packed full of the very best in theatre, comedy, musical theatre, pantomime, music, film, children's events, literature, dance... and much much more! We are open 9-5 Monday to Saturday and offer food and...more
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Free School Lane, Lincoln LN2 1EY, England
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Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

we visited the drill hall for the first time ever last night... what a great venue .. and we must say the staff and service was impeccable... can we say a very SPECIAL thanks to Jenny absolutely fantastic lady ... we can’t wait to visit...More

Thank sweetchild0mine
LincolnDrillHall, Marketing at Lincoln Drill Hall, responded to this reviewResponded 9 April 2018

We are thrilled you enjoyed your time here at Lincoln Drill Hall and look forward to seeing you here again soon!

Reviewed 17 March 2018

I had a genuinely lovely morning in the Cafe Bar listening to Ishani & Hilary's music while I drank my hot chocolate. The live jazz vocals and pianist was wonderful in the background, which set a very relaxing atmosphere for everyone. Even though I didn't...More

Thank bekkiloveridge
LincolnDrillHall, Marketing at Lincoln Drill Hall, responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2018

Dear bekkiloveridge, Thank you for your lovely review. It is really great to hear that you appreciated our music in the cafe bar on Saturday! We love that you find the Drill Hall so welcoming and hope to see you back with us very soon...More

Reviewed 11 March 2018

Visited for the first time to watch "Walk like a man", with the music from Frankie Valli and the four seasons. Fantastic !More

Thank yashimoto
LincolnDrillHall, Marketing at Lincoln Drill Hall, responded to this reviewResponded 13 March 2018

Dear yashimoto, Thank you for your amazing review! It's great to hear that you enjoyed Walk Like a Man- we were delighted with the feedback from the audience. It's especially nice to hear since it was your first visit to the Drill Hall We hope...More

Reviewed 5 February 2018

Walking into The Drill Hall, I immediately received a warm welcome from the friendly box office staff. The foyer is lit beautifully by lanterns which drape from the ceiling, and a lighting rig is arched over the doorway; perfectly appropriate for a theatre environment. The...More

Thank kieranscott1997
LincolnDrillHall, Marketing at Lincoln Drill Hall, responded to this reviewResponded 12 February 2018

Dear Kieran, Thank you very much for writing such a wonderful review. It means a lot to us to hear that you enjoyed so much about the venue, its staff and the Red Herring Comedy Club Night show that you went to see. We try...More

Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

Me and some friends went to see the red herring comedy night, it was a fantastic night and the comedians were very funny, it was a great night out!More

Thank courtney9494
LincolnDrillHall, Marketing at Lincoln Drill Hall, responded to this reviewResponded 12 February 2018

Dear courtney9494, Thanks for your great review! It's great to hear that you had such an awesome night at our Red Herring Comedy Club Night. We also have some other great comedy acts coming this season- so please check out the rest of the season....More

Reviewed 21 January 2018

We have always found the drill hall welcoming and comfortable. The people working there are friendly and helpful and the shows are professionally done and there is a good variety. The Drill Hall has no parking but there is a car park next door and...More

Thank Rebekah G
LincolnDrillHall, Marketing at Lincoln Drill Hall, responded to this reviewResponded 22 January 2018

Dear Rebekah G, Thank you very much for talking the time to review us. It is wonderful to hear that you find the Drill Hall so welcoming and thankful for the comments about our super staff! We thank you for your patronage and long may...More

Reviewed 21 January 2018

Michael Portillo Evening Superb. Look forward to future political guest speakers in 2018 and beyond. Great VenueMore

Thank Chris C
LincolnDrillHall, Marketing at Lincoln Drill Hall, responded to this reviewResponded 22 January 2018

Dear Chris C, Thank you for taking the time to review us- we always appreciate the positive feedback. We are very pleased you enjoyed Michael Portillo- we received lots of great things about the evening. We hope to have more political guests in the future-...More

Reviewed 4 January 2018

The Lincoln Drill hall is fantastic shows for all ages every Production I have been to has been outstanding! The coffee shop is fabulous with great coffee and lovely snacks ! and to top it off live entertainment in the coffee shop x All members...More

Thank elkingtoncaroline
LincolnDrillHall, Marketing at Lincoln Drill Hall, responded to this reviewResponded 8 January 2018

Dear elkingtoncaroline, Thank you for your perfect review. We are so pleased you enjoyed your latest show and thank you for your patronage! It's great to hear you are making use of our coffee shop too. We hope to welcome you back to the Drill...More

Reviewed 4 January 2018

Took a party of 42 to see the panto this year and I have to say it was absolutely fantastic. The staff were very helpful with the booking of the tickets and we had amazing views from our seats. We will be booking to come...More

Thank Lesley W
LincolnDrillHall, Marketing at Lincoln Drill Hall, responded to this reviewResponded 8 January 2018

Dear Lesley W, Thank you for your amazing review! It's great to hear that you and your party had such a nice evening. We always try and make booking as easy as possible, and please to hear that you found it so. We hope to...More

Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

Our 3rd year running we've been to the drill hall panto. Our daughter absolutely loved it as do the adults! An exceptional cast and excellent production year on year and we'll be booking shortly for next year! The place is fantastic, very friendly staff and...More

Thank stephena886
LincolnDrillHall, Marketing at Lincoln Drill Hall, responded to this reviewResponded 8 January 2018

Dear Stephena886, Thank you for your brilliant review. I shall pass on your kind words to the cast and production team. Please check out our new Spring Season, as i'm sure you'll find loads of shows to your interest! We hope to see you back...More

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dudley78
16 November 2017|
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Response from LincolnDrillHall | Property representative |
As Patrick M says above, you should be able to get an excellent view from wherever you sit within the auditorium :) We hope to see you at the Drill Hall very soon!
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Kate A
22 January 2017|
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Response from LincolnDrillHall | Property representative |
Hey Kate, It depends on the performance that we have on. Some shows are standing, some are on flat seating, and others with flat and raked seating! We aren't a huge venue, so a lot of it comes down to personal preference... More
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karenalissa
8 December 2016|
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Response from LincolnDrillHall | Property representative |
Hi Karenalissa, I saw your query regarding the seating plan for the Drill Hall. We have flexible seating in the auditorium that can be set up for full seated, sometimes seated and standing, and sometimes just standing. My... More
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