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Big Mama

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Cool atmosphere it's definitely a older place, 10 per person on the first visit but it's free after... read more

Reviewed 18 March 2017
ninehundredbats
via mobile
Great Night Out!

Took us ages to find this place but once we did we had a great night! An intimate venue with... read more

Reviewed 6 March 2017
SunshineSmilesxx
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Buckinghamshire, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent35%
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  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible12%
18 Dec 2017
“Korean food ”
25 Nov 2017
“Great Birthday Night”
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Part restaurant, part music hall, visitors can dine while watching their favorite music acts.
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Vicolo San Francesco a Ripa, 18, Rome, Italy
Trastevere
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Reviewed 19 December 2017 via mobile

Perfect and simple Korean style. Food tasty 😋 and saborous😃. The restaurant is very simple but clean and worth value. If you want a Korean dish go there.

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 25 November 2017

We arrived, no booking, around 10.15, paid our 10 euros, went downstairs, there was only a table with a partial view. Band started, was very good. Some nearby people moved, so we got a better seat. 10 minutes later, our waitress, I think Julia, said...More

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank colinb956
Reviewed 10 October 2017

Before leaving NYC for Rome, I went on the Big Mama webpage and made reservations for a Friday night show. We were immediately seated upon arrival (after being given cards for discounts for our next visit) to the left of the stage but with a...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank EastVillageDenizen
Reviewed 26 May 2017

Big Mama comes highly recommended by most accounts. However, our visit was a little disappointing. The venue is mainly seated, with a clear view of the stage for many, but comfort is non-existent. Far too many tables positioned too close together, and uncomfortable seating, make...More

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank brianspurgeon
Reviewed 19 April 2017

We found out about this little club in the Trastevere neighbourhood from a stranger on the street. Turned out to be a great find. Big Mama is a small club in a basement on a quiet side street of this bustling area. We paid 10...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Sharon B
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

Cool atmosphere it's definitely a older place, 10 per person on the first visit but it's free after drinks are kinda expensive but there is no one crowding you.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank ninehundredbats
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Took us ages to find this place but once we did we had a great night! An intimate venue with brilliant live music and a great friendly vibe - just wish we found it earlier. Would definitely book a table in advance though as after...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank SunshineSmilesxx
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Live Jazz! We happened upon Big Mama's while we were looking to grab a drink, listen to live music and mingle with the locals. The venue was small with character. The voice, Frances Alina Ascione, was awesome. She covered Michael Jackson, Stevie Wonder and she...More

Date of experience: December 2016
1  Thank IC D
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

We booked only 2-3 days in advance, making a reservation to attend to this concert. We had a really good time, best live concert in a while. Good Blues Club , Excellent band! Nice Gin Tonics too!

Date of experience: January 2017
1  Thank Juan C
Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

Box standard basement jazz club and we loved it! Reasonable prices and nice atmosphere made for a great evening. I would recommend A visit if you are in the neighborhood...we will visit again.

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank ewalterk
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Emil E
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Response from Juan C | Reviewed this property |
Yes, but it is quite cheap (5-10euros, much cheaper than many clubs) and it is valid for 12 months in case you go back again (next visits will be free entry)
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