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The Met

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Shame about the seats!

This was our 1st visit to The Met and we were favourably impressed, from speaking with various... read more

Reviewed 21 September 2018
Warrington, United Kingdom
Fab Refurbishment

A bit since I have visited the met and was pleasantly surprised to see that money has been really... read more

Reviewed 20 September 2018
Mellor, United Kingdom
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""...a goldmine of entertainment in the heart of Bury"" Bury TimesThe Met is an independent performing arts organisation based in an impressive Victorian building in Bury, just north of Manchester.The Met presents contemporary and classic theatre...more
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Derby Hall Market Street, Bury BL9 0BW, England
+44 161 761 7107
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 14 November 2012

I have been to many gigs here over the years and the occasional theatre production. It's ideally located near the bus and Metrolink station and has the intimacy that some larger venues lack.It's worth checking out their programme as they get big name acts on...More

1  Thank 187069Tone
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 29 January 2018

We have been regular visitors to The Met for many years and have always enjoyed concerts at this great venue. This was our first visit since the major upgrade and although we enjoyed the concert we were very disappointed with the new seating arrangements. We...More

1  Thank Pasimul
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Reviewed 21 September 2018

This was our 1st visit to The Met and we were favourably impressed, from speaking with various people we gathered that the building had undergone extensive refurbishment.' It was very smart from the exterior to the loos - very impressive and well done. The theatre...More

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Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

A bit since I have visited the met and was pleasantly surprised to see that money has been really well spent to make the venue far more comfortable and luxurious ! Well done. A truly great small venue for any intimate evening of entertainment.

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Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

The evening was fantastic and funny would recommend seeing Dr Jones we laugh till we had tears and our sides ached

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Reviewed 15 July 2018

Great place but the leg room is not very good , l don’t think my husband would be able to fit In the seats he is 6’ 5 so no chance. It’s a shame really as it could be a great place to see all...More

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Reviewed 28 May 2018

This was our first visit since the refurb last year, and the venue is much improved by the changes - love the new open plan bar upstairs, very sociable layout with cosy sofas. Also for this event, seats were allocated which I prefer to the...More

1  Thank MimiatWi
Reviewed 20 May 2018

We went to see The spooky Men in concert and had a meal before hand. we found the meal very enjoyable and tasty, the staff were very pleasant The prices were reasonable . The surroundings pleasant.

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Reviewed 15 May 2018

We visited for the " Irish Evening " Saturday 12/05/18 The tickets were all sold out for the seating area so we booked standing only The venue was "cosy" and had merchandice stalls a bar & a restaurant The concert had a great atmosphere &...More

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Reviewed 13 May 2018

I have been here loads of times both before the refurbishment and after. It's a great venue for live music, the staff are very friendly and it's easy to get to. This last time I went to watch Janes Grant and was in the seats....More

Thank Southy50
Reviewed 30 April 2018

Great venue for watching a band. good beer friendly staff easy to get to disabled friendly with ramp and lift a very clean place

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Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

My wife and I visited The Met for the Glen Tilbrook gig. On 18 March 2018. Glen was supported by Charlie Austen. This was the best concert I've been to in a while, I never realised what an excellent and versatile entertainer Glen is. When...More

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