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Great music venue and decent beer prices very busy for Ferocious dog gig but still easy enough to... read more

Reviewed 4 October 2018
Fleetwood, United Kingdom
SHARK ISLAND in Blackpool and FREE!!!!!!!

The only reason that I was visiting this place was to see the legendary band 'Shark Island' but... read more

Reviewed 26 September 2018
Preston, United Kingdom
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Waterloo Hotel Waterloo Road | South Shore, Blackpool FY4 2AF, England
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

The Waterloo bar is a wonderful bar for gigs. The owner is very friendly so nice to be able meet the bands that my brothers hires, Enjoyed my time at the Waterloo bar helping out on a gigs taking bands photos. Drinks are very well...More

3  Thank Ricbro85
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 2 November 2013

I don't want to go too overboard with this review, so I'll try to keep it short and simple. The menu is quite small, but when we arrived early on a Wednesday evening they had run out of kids pizza, "Waterloo Woppa" burgers, and the...More

3  Thank Gary S
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

went to see duellers the place was packed but no problem getting served by happy fun staff and no rip off prices would visit again

Thank angelaf56
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were here for the Duelers gig we'd had the tickets for over a year so by the time it came around we were ready for a good night when we got in the pub we were so disappointed with the venue the place is...More

1  Thank Greg W
Reviewed 8 October 2018

My partner and I went to watch a band here in September. It had a great atmosphere and even though the place was packed but the bar staff worked really hard to make sure no one was waiting for long. The ladies toilets were great...More

1  Thank AllisonW W
Reviewed 4 October 2018

Great music venue and decent beer prices very busy for Ferocious dog gig but still easy enough to get served

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Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Visited for the bowls and was disappointed at the rundown state of the stadium and the pub. The pub was dirty, in need of a refurb, and wasn't even cleaned from the previous night.

Thank ConnieW845
Reviewed 26 September 2018

The only reason that I was visiting this place was to see the legendary band 'Shark Island' but came away very impressed with the Waterloo as a venue. It helps that It's not that far for me to travel for a start but it's just...More

Thank Metrox
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

Was here for Blaze Bayley and it was my first visit ! A brilliant venue with some stunning traditional features ! Fantastically laid out as a live music venue , reasonably priced beer and great staff ! A top night! What more can you ask...More

Thank Sgj666
Reviewed 6 June 2018

I was there to see a particular favourite band of mine and two support acts. All were great Bar staff, door staff and clientèle were very friendly and the venue perfect for the job. An added bonus was the food outlet serving a variety of...More

Thank stripedblood
Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

Place is bouncing on band nights. High quality acts. Great atmosphere by 9pm. There is often an admission charge, whether and how much depending on fame level but the drinks are cheap by today’s standard £3 a pint and £4 odd for double g&t ....More

Thank Steve R
Reviewed 5 March 2018

I recently visited and performed at this music venue for The March of the Mods event in aid of the teenage cancer trust charity. The venue has plenty of character with four main areas the music side has a good stage with lots of rock...More

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