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Sneaky Pete's

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Rude Bouncers

I have been going to sneaky's for a few years now and have always had a great experience, all-be-it... read more

Reviewed 11 August 2017
THHudson
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Good Venue to See Bands

We went to see a band here, It's quite small and holds about 80 people comfortably. You can get up... read more

Reviewed 21 May 2017
Kay A
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London, England, United Kingdom
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5 days ago
“The rudest bouncers”
17 Aug 2018
“Possibly one of the worst night clubs in Edinburgh”
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A funky pub named after a late 18th-century criminal.
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73 Cowgate, Edinburgh EH1 1JW, Scotland
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I have solely made this trip advisor account to warn people about the foul behaviour of the bouncers at Sneaky Pete’s. While the venue is good and intimate - the perfect place for the nights they host - I would not recommend drinking anything for...More

Thank Aerona P
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

Me and my friends were enjoying our night at Sneaky Petes until the two bouncers told us to ‘f**k off’, after one drink inside. We were all unable to retrieve our jackets due to the bouncers’, and after being aggressively told to go away after...More

Thank Dave64
Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

Went here to catch DJ Seinfeld and was so disappointed with the venue. The place is a super small sweat box, and to make it worst they pump the smoke machine nonstop until you can’t see or breathe. The place is pretty stifling without all...More

Thank Lasvegaschef
Reviewed 25 March 2018

Small place on Cowgate. Limited small bar, but good for smaller and unsiugned bands. Great friendly atmosphere.

Thank paulspod
Reviewed 14 February 2018

The place is very small but it is still decent for a night of dancing. The music was good but it got really crowded.

Thank RemmyF2
Reviewed 19 September 2017

The bouncers on the door were rude and aggressive. We tried to be helpful regarding working out change and were told to stop talking and stand outside. They then proceeded to grab and shout at my friend and push her to the floor because she...More

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Reviewed 11 August 2017

I have been going to sneaky's for a few years now and have always had a great experience, all-be-it a bit small and sweaty! But always a fun night out. The last couple of times I've been, however, the same bouncer has been really rude...More

1  Thank THHudson
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Horrible shoe box type place. Smells of sweat, people walking round clearly off they're head and acting very strange didn't feel safe at all. No thanks.

Thank izzey13
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Went to sneak petes not that long ago. Was walking passed with a mate and some band from Madrid was playing call the Parrots. Nick let us in for free and the band was mint. Always forget how small it is though.

Thank Nicheman5000
Reviewed 21 May 2017

We went to see a band here, It's quite small and holds about 80 people comfortably. You can get up close to the stage easily. The PA, sound man and lighting effects on stage were great and I would recommend it for that reason. There...More

Thank Kay A
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