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the louisiana

i went to a gig there by Emma Stevens, it was close to the hotel i stayed in it has a good range of... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2018
neil g
Glastonbury, United Kingdom
Great live venue

Last week I went to The Louisiana for the first time to see Ulrika Spacek supported by Something... read more

Reviewed 18 October 2017
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  • Average4%
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  • Terrible4%
15 Aug 2018
“the louisiana”
30 May 2018
“What a hidden gem of a place.”
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Reviewed 15 August 2018

i went to a gig there by Emma Stevens, it was close to the hotel i stayed in it has a good range of beers, the concert room reasonable, and only had standing room only, it is fairly close to the bus and rail station.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank neil g
Reviewed 30 May 2018

In need of a drink and there before us was The Louisiana. Ok we though a quick dive in and out, might be a spit and sawdust place but what the heck. It was great, the Sunday lunch smelt divine and great merry service but...More

Date of experience: May 2018
2  Thank Tim L
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

This place is well known for its Sunday's roast meals. Honestly they are truly worthy however there are quite few members which I believe belong to the family owners who should attend a sort of course as to how attending customers. They yet apply you...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Francisco B
Reviewed 24 October 2017

I attended the gig by Zervas and Pepper. The sound was surprisingly good for a small room with a low ceiling. Apparently there is an authentic reverb panel. The stage is very low, barely any height at all and unless you were at the front...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Murray R
Reviewed 18 October 2017

Last week I went to The Louisiana for the first time to see Ulrika Spacek supported by Something Anorak. The venue itself is an intimate upstairs space with a capacity of 140. Being such a small space you are very close to the action when...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank simon128090
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

I admire this place so much and have seen some great bands , but upstairs is claustrophobic and probably worse venue I have been to. It's like being shut in an uncomfortable cupboard, also because it's so close and tight any person who is there...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank pantanki
Reviewed 31 July 2017

Small room but wonderful stage and sound and a brilliant atmosphere. Very highly recommended, easy to find and central.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Earl_1978
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

The Louis is a great little venue for music lovers. A reassuring security presence and bag searches were taking place as standard at the time when we visited. Security staff were pleasant and welcoming but professional also. Security is tight in the venue and as...More

Date of experience: March 2017
3  Thank Security-Adviser
Reviewed 11 May 2017

A small and characterful venue for a gig - Old wooden floored pub (used to be a sea-mans hostel I believe). Gig venue is upstairs - small capacity, but a good place to see new and upcoming bands in an intimate environment.

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank Albia-Newton
Reviewed 27 February 2017

This was my second time to have had Sunday lunch at the Louisiana.I wouldn't have known about it except for my daughter who now lives in Bristol The food was of an exceptionally high standard.Plenty of choice & cooked perfectly as if I had gone...More

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank Cariadelle
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