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Wilton's Music Hall

1 Graces Alley, London E1 8JB, England
+44 20 7702 2789
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Abysmal lack of tables in cafe

Had a great time at Wilton's Music Hall with "Flying Lovers" but their café, though food and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Plumstead-Dan
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London, United Kingdom
Outstanding performance

“Flying lovers” is a marvellous piece of theatre that suits this beautiful building. Restoration... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
RDMacLeod
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Auckland Central, New Zealand
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Wilton's is the world's oldest surviving Grand Music Hall. After years of dereliction it is now open as a full time theatre, bar and historic landmark. This stunning and atmospheric building puts on a range of ticketed events including theatre, music, comedy, cinema and cabaret alongside to bars which are open to the public (free access). Please check the website before your visit as on occasional dates, Wilton's Music Hall is closed due to private hire.
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1 Graces Alley, London E1 8JB, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a great time at Wilton's Music Hall with "Flying Lovers" but their café, though food and service are good, could not accommodate the pre-matinee lunchers. As a result people who looked about a hundred years old hovered endlessly in search of tables. Not kind!...More

Thank Plumstead-Dan
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

“Flying lovers” is a marvellous piece of theatre that suits this beautiful building. Restoration work is helping to keep it very much alive. We are only here on holiday but I would love to come back again when we are next in London. Brilliant!

Thank RDMacLeod
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came to Wilton’s to see the marvellous ‘Flying Lovers of Vitebsk’, but I was almost as impressed by the venue. The restoration is beautiful, with perfect faded grandeur, the bar has great drinks and food and the staff are fabulous. The seats are just...More

Thank Simonr1295
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This evocative and beautiful building always makes me smile - as did this production. Two people, falling in love and living their lives against a background of war and revolution - but depicted with such charm. Great performances and a really lovely way to spend...More

Thank KarenKew
Reviewed 8 January 2018

We went to this venue to see the Box of Delights. The building and the atmosphere are wonderful. It is a lovely place, not being over restored. The production was 5*. We arrived at 12.45 and saw a few people in the bar and so...More

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Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

Have just returned from seeing the last night of the Box of Delights. This is a truly magical production in a truly delightful setting, Wilton's is a very special place that adds character to the performance. However it does not upstage some very strong acting...More

Thank Martin W
Reviewed 5 January 2018

Recently restored to its former glory after years of neglect. Wonderful atmosphere. Christmas production of The Box of Delights is a complete sell out and captivated audiences from tiny children to great grandparents. Friendly staff. Even if no production, worth a visit just to see...More

Thank RebekahYork
Reviewed 3 January 2018

Booked as Festive Treat for family. Have always wanted to go to Wiltons and well worth the journey. Building fascinating with amazing atmosphere. Box of Delights was delightful, full of magic. Excellent acting carried this classic story with beautifully clever and imaginative sets and puppets....More

Thank Holly J
Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

I attended a wedding at Wilton’s and it was an absolute theatre lovers’ dream! The pastel coloured and slightly crumbling walls, the beautiful furniture, the very friendly and helpful staff, the beautiful lights (fairy lights and light bulbs) that were hung up in the auditorium...More

Thank Renatelisabeth
Reviewed 30 December 2017

Most TA reviewers, before me, quite rightfully prefix about this venue. Immediately after you've strolled down the narrow Grace's Alley (top of Ensign St) and entered the double door you'll feel the presence of another era. Box Of Delights - Two weeks previous Radio London's...More

Thank Barry 'Baz' B
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Smotre
27 July 2017|
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Response from hchambs | Reviewed this property |
Not sure, check the parking restrictions for the postcode on the local councils website ?
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Oshrit A
4 November 2016|
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Response from ElleCoco | Reviewed this property |
Sorry just seen this now. Sometimes shows get booked up so if it's something g you really want to see you should book. For the bar just turn up! Hope you had fun?
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Sujata L
27 March 2016|
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Response from KeepPeddling | Reviewed this property |
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