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a bad finish to a good night

To be honest, it's a pretty awful place but that's the fun really. Don't go if you want a fancy... read more

Reviewed 2 January 2014
'Knee deep in Klute'

Big fan of Klute Durham and go there every Friday usually without fail. As other reviews have... read more

Reviewed 29 December 2017
Kathryn B
Bristol, United Kingdom
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3 Aug 2018
29 Dec 2017
“'Knee deep in Klute'”
VISA and MASTERCARD accepted (£10 Minimum Spend) We are the longest standing nightclub in Durham, our carpets may not be clean, our toilets are NOT the "Ritz", but we are the most fun you can have in durham with your clothes on. . Expect a young and...more
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Elvet Waterside, Durham DH1 3BW, England
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Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

Not great vibes if I’m brutally honest. Would much rather visit jimmy’s or frankly stay home and get an early night. Plus there’s that video of the bouncers. Not great lads

Thank zeborovic70
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

Big fan of Klute Durham and go there every Friday usually without fail. As other reviews have mentioned once or twice, it's not the Ritz... but it always makes for a great night out! Fridays are usually packed for obvious reasons - it's the worst...More

1  Thank Kathryn B
Reviewed 21 October 2016

Didn't quite live up to the hype of being the worst nightclub in europe, but it's awesome all the same!

Thank Liam B
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Me and my boyfriend came to Durham for a get away during the holidays. As I'm unable to get the time off work during a weekend, we came for a week day break. Thought Klute looked a great place to be as it advertises for...More

Thank rhiannongurney
Reviewed 31 May 2015 via mobile

If you've never been, you have to experience Klute! To be honest, it was better a few years ago when they played cheesy music most of the time whereas they've gone a bit too popular with the music. They've also been told they can't sell...More

1  Thank Cole S
Reviewed 16 November 2014

"I flippin' love klute!" (Insert irish accent here) Liz ready particularly enjoys the comfort of the surroundings and the overall pleasantries and ambience. The feng shui is just simply delightful!

2  Thank Lizzie_bett
Reviewed 24 October 2014

No. Dont go here. No respect for human rights, people throwing up everywhere and the staff dont care. I would avoid at all costs! Save yourself and dont go to Europe's worst.

Thank hazb123
Reviewed 2 January 2014

To be honest, it's a pretty awful place but that's the fun really. Don't go if you want a fancy dan place with lovely clean toilets, classy tunes, smiley staff and polite people. However do go if you want to meet some real people, listen...More

Thank DurhamPitLad
Reviewed 30 July 2013

On the face of it, Klute should not be a popular nightclub, but it is. For some inexplicable reason packing yourself into that shoddy nightclub with your mates is a night rarely without it's stories. You really have to adopt a "I'm going to enjoy...More

1  Thank CC_Cody
Reviewed 2 October 2012

As a venue, its outright disgusting. For the worst nightclub in Europe its excellent. Its grotty dance floors that are usually packed full of students who have drunk to much and think its the perfect time envelop are not a pretty site but the hot...More

1  Thank Redge1991
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