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Illusions Magic Bar - CLOSED

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Family Night Out

We popped in for a drink after having a meal and stayed most of the night.Great night we have with... read more

Reviewed 21 May 2018
Bristol, United Kingdom
Best night in ages!

We found this bar after doing an escape room and planned to have just one drink then move on but... read more

Reviewed 20 August 2018
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  • Very good8%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible12%
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#BROKENWAND 2007-2018 Illusions Magic Bar has closed its doors, thanks for memories. Please check out our sister venue Smoke & Mirrors in Bristol for more Magic & Comedy
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
2 Byron Place, Bristol BS8 1JT, England
+44 117 909 3405
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Reviewed 20 August 2018

We found this bar after doing an escape room and planned to have just one drink then move on but ended up staying until 2am! We walked in to some fab live music - an obscure song from my favourite TV show - grabbed a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Chichigana
Reviewed 9 July 2018

This venue is the place for your if you arrive drunk. We arrived at 8pm to an empty bar. No magic, just expensive booze. Toilets were disgusting. This is clearly a dive designed to for you to end up at once every other decent bar...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Aggie S
Mark B, Owner at Illusions Magic Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2018

Hi Aggie, Thanks for taking time to review we do appreciate every review we get, I am sorry that the venue was quiet at 8pm as that's the time we open our doors, yes you are correct we do get very busy later on in...More

Reviewed 21 May 2018

We popped in for a drink after having a meal and stayed most of the night.Great night we have with great atmosphere.The magic tricks were excellent.The disco played some good music and we all had a dance.The only let down are the toilets need to...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank R7chs
Reviewed 12 April 2018

Our party of 11 had a fantastic experience at Illusions Magic Bar! We were welcomed at the door and then shown to our seats. The manager explained that we would be making a cocktail, then there would be some magic while we drank it! We...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank lizbuffSuffolk
Reviewed 10 April 2018

Visited here as part of a hen do, we were very well accommodated! Impressive magic tricks from the magician who came over to our seated area to perform. Bar staff were brilliant. We enjoyed it so much, we spent all evening here! Definitely worth a...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 10 April 2018

Visited for a hen do, it was a fabulous night, great music and a great atmosphere. The magic was absolutely insane too!

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Gemma D
Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

Excellent bar, music was cracking, the magician was so frigging good, he came over to our reserved area and performed a variety of amazing tricks. Bar service was excellent.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Chantalwolvo
Reviewed 9 April 2018

A group of about 20 of us visited on Saturday evening as part of a friend’s Hen Do. The booth had been reserved for us which was great. The magician came to our booth for a short while - his card tricks were amazing! We...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank stephm0607
Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

What an excellent bar! The atmosphere was great and the staff were friendly. We had a pre-bioked area which was perfect for our group of 19. The magician was superb! The music was a really good mix, perfect for dancing to. Thank you for a...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank BenandSam82
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

Awesome bar, with a fantastic DJ. The cocktails were very good and door staff very welcoming and professional! Highly recommended bar, plus they do magic shows!! Sounds weird but it works!!

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank mike2222Southampton
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