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The Shadow Lounge

#194 of 1 342 Nightlife in London
Closed Now: 21:00 - 03:00
Open today: 21:00 - 03:00
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Amazing

I had a booking a couple of weeks back and I must say I highly rate this place. It was my first... read more

Reviewed 19 July 2016
SebastianV1687
via mobile
Great fun night

If you want to dance Shadow lounge is a great place to go. I visited with my friend and had... read more

Reviewed 21 June 2016
sophiep929
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good16%
  • Average2%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible9%
24 Jul 2016
“Dancing on your own, more like it”
19 Jul 2016
“Amazing”
About
A late night dance club with a reputation for attracting top celebrities and associated long lines. Shadow Lounge is Europe's original gay members club.
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5 Brewer Street | Soho W1F 0RF, London W1F 0RF, England
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+44 20 7317 9270
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Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

I rocked up to the Shadow Lounge at 11.30pm after a few drinks in Soho and the bouncer let me in no questions asked (being a pretty girl and all that :p) The club was EMPTY and remained so until roughly 1.30am when it became...More

Date of experience: July 2016
3  Thank stokey82
Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

I had a booking a couple of weeks back and I must say I highly rate this place. It was my first visit there and from the very beginning when we booked the table, the service was impeccable. On the night, the security, the waiters...More

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank SebastianV1687
Reviewed 21 June 2016 via mobile

If you want to dance Shadow lounge is a great place to go. I visited with my friend and had pre-booked on the guest list and entry was easy. There was an brilliant fire show that left us amazed. Highly recommended for easy bar access...More

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank sophiep929
ShadowLoungeManager, Manager at The Shadow Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 6 July 2016

Hi Sophie, Thank you for your review. We are delighted to hear that you had a great night and that you enjoyed all aspects of the venue. Please let me know when you would like to come back to Shadow Lounge and I will make...More

Reviewed 9 June 2016 via mobile

I did my birthday there this month and it was amazing. Everything I discussed beforehand was done and I got the table I asked for without too much hassle. The team really took care of me and my mate for the night and the person...More

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank DanielLondonUkEurope
ShadowLoungeManager, Manager at The Shadow Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 6 July 2016

Hi Daniel, Thank you for your review. It is a pleasure to read such a positive review about your experience. We always love to provide a fun and fresh place for you to have fun. Please let me know when you would like to come...More

Reviewed 6 June 2016

Shadow Lounge used to be a great place to party. But since the refurbishments, the place looks awful, and the doormen have become umbearable. I went there for my stag, my friends were already in, and I was not allowed in "because of how I...More

Date of experience: June 2016
3  Thank Mariano T
Reviewed 24 May 2016 via mobile

I planned my birthday party in shadow lounge. I had a great experience from start with the booking to the end. We had a very nice friendly welcome. Even thought it was a bit empty at 10.30, it got busy around midnight, but not too...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Mohamed A
ShadowLoungeManager, Manager at The Shadow Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 1 June 2016

Hi Mohamed, Thank you for your review. We are delighted to see that we managed to organize a great party for you and your friends for your birthday. We try and provide the best experience on a night out, so seeing your appreciation and kind...More

Reviewed 24 May 2016

We had a great night out at SL on Saturday. Have not been there in a couple of months, and the place looks awesome. Excellent crowd! ;)More

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank yiannisstylianou
ShadowLoungeManager, Manager at The Shadow Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 1 June 2016

Hi Yiannis, Thank you for your review. We are pleased to hear that you see an improvement with regards to the evolution of the venue. We try to surprise our customers all the time, and to have this noticed is a great achievement. We love...More

Reviewed 10 May 2016 via mobile

Our visit here has been much anticipated as have have wanted to come and see what all the hype is about for months and months. Unfortunately we were very disappointed, so packed we couldn't make our way to the bar and when we did was...More

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank alexandergarrett1991
ShadowLoungeManager, Manager at The Shadow Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 1 June 2016

Hi Alex, Thank you for your thoughts. We are sorry to see that your night in our venue did not go according to plan. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed our underwear competition. With regards to the busy crowd, we try and limit...More

Reviewed 10 May 2016 via mobile

Super friendly staff with excellent music and a great vibe! Drinks were flowing and the dancing got blurry but everyone was smiling and having a good time. Cat was cute too!

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Oliver T
Reviewed 1 May 2016

The security is very aggressive as I have seen them denying entry to some really cool guys just because he didnt recognise them. Once inside the staff are good, OK drinks and music is either hit or miss. Talking of sophistication, will write another review...More

Date of experience: May 2016
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