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Clyde Auditorium - The Armadillo

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Nice intimate venue

Went to a concert at the armadillo for first time Found it to be a good intimate venue with... read more

Reviewed 6 April 2018
Alan H
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Brilliant deaf / hard of hearing awarenesa

Spoke to a member of staff about how well we’d be able to see the BSL interpreter at the Sarah... read more

Reviewed 10 June 2018
jaynehatkat
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Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

Spoke to a member of staff about how well we’d be able to see the BSL interpreter at the Sarah Millican show. The staff member was brilliant. She spoke clearly, faced me while talking, spoke directly to me rather than going through my partner. So...More

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Reviewed 10 June 2018

Like the venue and here to see Sarah Millican. Queues for the bar were massive, nearly missed out on getting served in time so more bar staff in busier areas. Some of the ushers are older and when asked specifically what door to two separate...More

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Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

Great venue with good views. Can be a bit distracting when security staff keep walking up and down in front of you however, but realise security is tight nowadays. Concert was sponsored by Barrs and I found my drink was completely undrinkable with the cola,...More

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Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

If you live in central or south Glasgow then fine. If you don’t then be prepared for a long commute. It takes forever to get away from the place - car, taxi, train.

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Reviewed 16 April 2018

13/4/18, Roy Orbison , venue was lovely and warm, staff were friendly, had a couple of drinks from bar, staff were quick and friendly, security staff nice, toilets and venue very clean, plenty of leg room when sat on allocated seat,

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Reviewed 14 April 2018

We went to an event at the 'Armadillo' and found it very easily accessible from the centre of Glasgow, we took a train from Glasgow Central to the SECC and then walked through a plastic tunnel right into the complex. The tunnel does finish about...More

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Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

Went see toto here, 1 week after seeing them at albert hall... The venue is beautiul, the acoustics are great and was a lot better than london albert hall. Travelled up from south wales and was well worth it. Seating great, lots leg room A...More

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Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

Great concert venue with nice comfy seats and great acoustics for the sound. Auditorium is fairly modern and really easy access .

Thank Vince M
Reviewed 9 April 2018

Travelled from Devon specifically to see the TOTO Concert. The Armadillo is a great venue, very well organised, and has some of the most comforable and roomy theatre seating. We had a particularly awkward spectator sitting in front of us who could have potentially ruined...More

Thank Bridget T
Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

Went to a concert at the armadillo for first time Found it to be a good intimate venue with excellent sound and viewing quality Could have done with more toilets though which got a bit busy

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Response from stevetheskier | Reviewed this property |
You could try parking in the side streets around Finnieston but it would depend on what time you arrived at. We have parked there before (free street parking) and then gone to a local pub for something to eat before going to... More
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I've been up in the gallery, and we had a good view. The whole place is not too big
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Response from Dawn M | Reviewed this property |
Think you’re allowed any size within reason but you may have a longer wait if you have a large bag, while security check it
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