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Address: Lijnbaansgracht 238, 1017 PH Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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+31 20 626 5006
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Sugarfactory in Amsterdam is a dynamic, open-minded and creative place...

Sugarfactory in Amsterdam is a dynamic, open-minded and creative place where club, live music and theatre meet. The club regularly hosts local and international DJ heroes such as Andre Crom, Frankie Knuckles, Lunice and Black Coffee. Sugarfactory is also an upcoming stage for live music, offering the perfect venue for both small and intimate and larger-scaled gigs. The main venue - with its large stage and red velvet curtains - doubles as a great theatre location, boasting performances from The End Girls and comedian Greg Shapiro.Since the renewed small hall was opened in 2012 - a characteristic and intimate area alongside the main hall - Sugarfactory has been open 7 days a week, starting from early evening and stretching into the night. Inclusion of the extra stage, Sugarfactory serves as a popular springboard for upcoming talent, such as live bands, singer/songwriters and young organizations with remarkable initiatives.

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Very good club, good music, good people :-)

I had good time there : DJ, people, room --> all good (it was a DJ of house, but I think they don't play only house music). Price was 10 euros. Drinks are not free (I wish it... read more

Reviewed 2 January 2017
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Grenoble, France
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Upon leaving the club circa 12am a bouncer with a beard grabbed a female by THE THROAT and threw her out of the club. He also ASSAULTED two other WOMEN. DO NOT GO HERE UNLESS YOU WANT TO BE TREATED LIKE A SECOND CLASS CITIZEN. As an FYI we were leaving the club of our own accord anyway (poor music)... More 

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2 Thank Jessica B
Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really tiny club with awful techno music with absolutely no lyrics. Hardly any room to move not because it was full but because the club was the size of a bathroom ! Not worth the money to get inside

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Thank edajnelle
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Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Oh my what a night it was. Good small venue with a great sound system. Ellen played amazingly and after was on the dance floor when Magda closed. Great atmosphere inside and no trouble

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Thank Bradley C
Grenoble, France
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 January 2017

I had good time there : DJ, people, room --> all good (it was a DJ of house, but I think they don't play only house music). Price was 10 euros. Drinks are not free (I wish it could be cheaper) but everything else is very good :-) !! Go there,dance, and have fun with good music and good atmosphere... More 

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Thank florent_villebrun
Orlando, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 December 2016

So every Sunday night for the past 14 years, the Sugarfactory hosts the Wicked Jazz Sunday session. It's a combination of live band / dj set that really gets the crowd going with a mixture of jazz/acid jazz and electronic music.The band is made of a saxophone player, a singer, a dj and a keyboard player. The mood is very... More 

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Thank Fernando P
Reykjavik, Iceland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

Best sunday club in Amsterdam , the jazz sound theme is very cool , nice people inside staff was great

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Thank Georg L
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 379 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 September 2016

The location is in the centre of Amsterdam, in the most busiest area of all kind of entertainment such as cafes with life music, theatres, movie theatre, bars, clubs etc. We were here for the concert of J.P. Harris. It was in a small cosy hall but the sound was less good

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Thank Solodam J
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

After reading the mixed bag of reviews of this club I was a little hesitant to go but everything went smoothly. Everyone seemed to comment on the bouncers but they were your typical straight faced club bouncers, I had no problem with them. If you're into techno I definitely recommend this night while you're in Amsterdam! It's free and good... More 

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4 Thank Christan R
Jakarta, Indonesia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 August 2016

Okay so this review is mainly about techno tuesdays. I go pretty often and it's incredible but I'd say go for the music. Quick tips (details below): 1. Music: It's strictly techno but it's amazing!!! They play from 11pm-5am and it's always crowded till the lights are back on. Everyone there just keeps dancing it's crazy. 2. Tips about the... More 

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2 Thank fredyohana
Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

After paying €10 and making it into the club, my friend and I were escorted out about 30 minutes later by an extremely aggressive bouncer who grabbed me so hard he left bruises on both of our arms. He would not give us a reason why he threw us out, and after hearing us complain about how he was hurting... More 

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