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another checked off the bucket list

a long time dream to see a show at the legendary Fillmore in San Francisco. A classic 1200 person... read more

Reviewed 25 May 2018
37EJM
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Arnprior, Canada
Great Music in a house of legends

Name a great band and they’ve probably played here. One of, or maybe... simply, “the” best place... read more

Reviewed 19 May 2018
QuixoticTravels
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Baltimore, Maryland
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Famed rock concert venue.
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1805 Geary Blvd, San Francisco, CA 94115-3519
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 23 March 2012

I watch a lot of live shows across the country and it's always interesting to note the number of performers, half-way through a show, comment on how much they enjoy playing here. Whether it's the legendary history of performers and performances, the great lighting, the...More

5  Thank KJTravelling
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 8 April 2008

Gastly-----no seats a real back breaker...but the best talent likes to play there for some unknown reson. maybe a ode to the past

3  Thank ripley44mag
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Reviewed 25 May 2018

a long time dream to see a show at the legendary Fillmore in San Francisco. A classic 1200 person auditorium music venue. There are no seats so come early and take your place but its small enough that you can move around and enjoy the...More

1  Thank 37EJM
Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

Name a great band and they’ve probably played here. One of, or maybe... simply, “the” best place in San Francisco for live music. A smaller (almost all standing room only) auditorium that’s filled with posters from the past few decades of bands (ranging the full...More

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Reviewed 18 May 2018 via mobile

My first time there and the place is an incredible experience. All of the history and memorabilia. Sammy and friends killed it. What an epic experience.

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Reviewed 8 April 2018

This was our first visit to the San Francisco Fillmore to see : Night Ranger , I will definitely be going back ! The place is iconic and brings back the up close and personal concert experience rather than the arena or amphitheater most concerts...More

2  Thank cali48
Reviewed 19 March 2018

Saw Jordan Rakei there and the venue is dope! Vintage photographs and art from previous performers decorate the walls and chandeliers add to the classic vibes. The sound system was not old school though. Great uniform sound that allowed the vocals to come through without...More

1  Thank protegenv
Reviewed 21 November 2017

I've been attending musical events at the Fillmore for almost 50 years. Although the music has changed, the feeling inside this magical theater has not. The psychedelic vibes are palpable. I seen acts as diverse as Grateful Dead to X, Hot Tuna to jazz. The...More

3  Thank gamcaldwell
Reviewed 10 June 2017

Although there are apparently still events held here, there is no access except to an event. A shame that there is not at least some type of memorial to the fame of the place.

1  Thank tijuanade
Reviewed 25 March 2017

The Fillmore is my favorite because it's so small. Easy to get up front and get sucked in to the music.I'm in my 60s and have been there a lot. But,for the first time I felt hassled there. I had an expired driver's license with...More

1  Thank uesnna
Reviewed 22 December 2016

Great venue. Easily reached from downtown via buss 38. Non-US citizens: you need a passport to get bar stamp. Drivers licence etc wont be enough and you will not be able to buy alcohol.

Thank Jaakko P
Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

Just been here to see primal scream. Found it great venue and enjoyed the gig. Word of warming though don't walk past it for a drink. Very shady neighbour hood. Like a lot of San Francisco I guess

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YES! The Fillmore has a coat check!
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Response from uesnna | Reviewed this property |
I would call them. There are 2 flights of stairs to get in. I think there is a ramp to the restroom. There are seats along the side of the first floor,usually reserved for someone (perhaps handicapped ) I fell like I've seen... More
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