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Great venue,had a great night

Attended Paul Heaton and Jacqui Abbott concert, Great venue,good seats,spacious not crammed... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
thelawsons
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Pollington, United Kingdom
Great show

Went to see Jason manford who was funny and performed a great show for us, city hall is right in... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
leea115
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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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All reviews oval hall fantastic acoustics lovely building concert venue gary barlow great sound pre show comedy night comfortable seating great night nice venue plenty of leg room sound quality helpful staff last night car park ballroom
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Attended Paul Heaton and Jacqui Abbott concert, Great venue,good seats,spacious not crammed in, Started in the bar with some street food,served quickly,good bar staff,lovely street food, The place was superb,the staff were brilliant, Would we return?most definitely,loved it.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went to see Jason manford who was funny and performed a great show for us, city hall is right in the centre of sheffield city centre next to loads of bars and restaurants, a lovely medium sized old venue we was up in the stalls...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank leea115
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Attended a concert at the city hall in Sheffield. This is a great venue with great acoustics. Seated in the balcony which has a great view of the stage. Excellent night out.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 606adrianr
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Magnificent building put up in the thirties, heart of the city at Barker’s Pool. Try your luck when visiting, you’ll certainly get into the foyer but may be able to blag a squint into the main area..it’s pretty impressive. Scene of my school speech days...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank tyketyke
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Oval Hall is surely one of the best venues of its type - really beautifully designed and I noticed the fantastic acoustics. We saw Joanna Lumley and could hear every word. The design of the seating is really good as well and there is...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank sfuhere
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A lovely building, fairly easy to find, on the week, we were there, it was holding graduation days for the students, so was very busy. Well worth a look though.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank malc1005
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited recently for the Jason Manford Tour. The Q Park on Rockingham Street was about a 5 minute walk from the City Hall. Just remember to ask for your parking ticket at the City Hall as it’s £3.50 for 24hrs. We forgot and payed...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank urbansmummy
Reviewed 26 October 2018 via mobile

Fabulous auditorium and super comfy seats in the stalls. Great sound and ambience. Been to see Joanna Lumley here the other night and spectacular show

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank daichef2
Reviewed 26 October 2018

Beautiful building and whilst staff were friendly, we enquired on Wednesday afternoon if we had to book for the pre show dining that evening. We’re told no, we just had to turn up. So we turned up at 6:30 ready to eat, only to be...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Susannah H
Reviewed 24 October 2018

This review is about the pre-show dining experience, not the City Hall itself (which is great, a lovely place and we go there often!) Having bought tickets for Ross Noble - El Hablador, I was offered the pre-show dining experience in a follow-up email. As...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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homer2728
25 November 2018|
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Response from Sal7thomp | Reviewed this property |
Hi I'm sorry I carnt help you with that question as we only visited Sheffield but if you contact the information desk I'm sure they will give you more help, hope that helps you
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Tracey L
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If you call the box office they will be more than happy to help you will find the number on there website
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Kathleen E
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Call or email the venue, they will be able to advise (but you may have to wait until a few days before the show, they may not have this info at this time).
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