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Cotton Club

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Neighbourhood: Neustadt
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Address: Alter Steinweg 10 | Großneumarkt, 20459 Hamburg, Germany
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+49 40 343878
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Just fantastic!

Amazing old jazz club with authentic atmosphere! I enjoyed live concert, great music and great service! Can't wait to visit it again!

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Amazing old jazz club with authentic atmosphere! I enjoyed live concert, great music and great service! Can't wait to visit it again!

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Istanbul, Turkey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

So far I made 3 visits to this club, the latest being at this winter. And every time, we had a great time there. They have a different band almost every night. For that you need to buy concert tickets. They are offering the tickets on their website, as well as at the door. Better call and make a reservation.... More 

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Didcot, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Cotton Club is a cosy little jazz bar and plays host to some great music. Saw The Dutch Connection here and they were great, accompanied by some tasty cocktails.

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Istanbul, Turkey
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15 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 June 2016 via mobile

We had a chance to visit this place with my husband. Even i checked the reviews and i read that the music is ok, i was really expecting a random jazz music which offers you a sweet music experience. But starting from the first second, the musicians and the atmosphere were really unique comparing to other music places in Hamburg!... More 

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Bangkok, Thailand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 May 2016

Whenever I am visiting Hamburg, I am checking the Club´s program. This time I found a non-resident band playing Blues & Funk (Tommy Schneller Band) , where I thought: Well ... why not ... ? Result: Great evening, great solos and everyone having fun and a good time. Aside of what I stated in previous reviews (yes, this is not... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 April 2016

Even though the intention before this trip was to visit this club, I literally stumbled across it by accident on the way back to my hotel. It was late on a Saturday evening/Sunday morning, and the band was a 6-piece, playing traditional jazz. Quite brilliant. Friendly bar service, and free entry (possibly due to the lateness of entry) meant this... More 

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Louhans, France
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 April 2016

This Jazz Club is an institution in Hamburg. Music is on almost every night. I was there on a monday night Blues session. There was not much of a crowd, but the atmosphere was very relaxed, with the musicians chit chatting with the audience and having a great time. it was not really my music, but I appreciated the place... More 

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Es tut mir leid, wenn es etwas länger mit den Bestellungen gedauert hat, jedoch wurde eine neue Bedienung eingearbeitet. More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2016 via mobile

I showed up late for an evening of big band jazz. I was surprised by the 20 piece band playing when I walked in. The music was good for a large amateur band. The conductor gave plenty of solo time to brass members and the music was significantly difficult. The barkeep was very nice and the performance space is small.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 February 2016

Good music, good vibe, very cozy but you need to be earlier there to get a good place for a live music concert. It's kind a small place with a good/fast service.

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Utrecht, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2016 via mobile

We visited this club with the Jazz O'Maniacs playing. Great music (one of the oldest and well known Jazz ensembles of DE) and cosy / colourful atmosphere. The grumpy boss of the club (I think he was) somehow contributed to this by personally serving around beers. Tip for him: be more friendly to customers. Still 5 stars though.

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War nicht der Wirt. Soll aber nicht wieder vorkommen. Danke für die Bewertung. More 

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