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The Big Red

#374 of 1 343 Nightlife in London
Open Now: 15:00 - 01:00
Open today: 15:00 - 01:00
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Really good live music bar

atmospheric music bar, playing host to some really top notch bands if you like it loud and heavy... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Gandalf661
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London, United Kingdom
Too Petty Night

I visited The Big Red in November 2017 to see the Tom Petty tribute. It's easy to find, you can't... read more

Reviewed 23 May 2018
paula h
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St Helens, United Kingdom
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  • Average11%
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1 week ago
“Really good live music bar”
23 May 2018
“Too Petty Night”
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Reviewed 1 week ago

atmospheric music bar, playing host to some really top notch bands if you like it loud and heavy. travelled from sw london not expecting much and was pleasantly surprised. drinks at reasonable prices and a warm welcome from the bar staff.will be going again depending...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Gandalf661
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Went here for a celebration after a graduation at the nearby Uni. Great wings in fact the peanut butter and jelly wings are heavenly. Very dark and moody and atmospheric and just like I remember bars in 1985 my heyday! Great music. I love it...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 23 May 2018

I visited The Big Red in November 2017 to see the Tom Petty tribute. It's easy to find, you can't miss the big red neon sign. It's well set out around the large bar in t :) e centre. There are lots of booths and...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed 18 January 2018

Had a vey nasty experience last weekend at the Big Red. I am going to quickly explained what happened so maybe I will be saving someone a nasty trip to this UGLY pub. Well I had a very good night overall until me and my...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank pixiejuds
Reviewed 14 August 2017

I always seem to have a good time at The Big Red! It's probably one of the best metalheadz pub I know of: decent prices, pool tables, heavy rock and live bands. On the downside, some of the waitresses can be pretty moody and rude,...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Rob K
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Had a blast a while back with friends old and new. Had a rocking time. Definitely giving this place another go soon!

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank jyrif
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Came here early afternoon so admittedly no bands etc, old fashioned disk jukebox with not the best selection, very quiet and not quite as good as i expected.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Daleybaby
Reviewed 28 March 2017

One of my favourite rock/metal bars in London. Have moved to Birmingham recently, however there are very few rock bars that compare. Great music and good alcohol. Love it here!!!

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Fiona K
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Fab vibe, amazing art n Motorcycle memorabelia on show. Staff are fun and the music is great! Great places for Bikers

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank SandraH4104
Reviewed 22 January 2017

The place is fantastic, Rock Music, food and pool tables the best combination for a saturday afternoon.

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank MountourBike
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