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Address: 20 West 39th Street, New York City, NY 10018
Phone Number: +1 212-921-1999
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Fri - Sat 21:00 - 04:00

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For News Years Eve find some where else.

In NYC on holiday with friends and looking for somewhere to spend News Years Eve and thought this place sounded great as theme was our era 80s & 90s, always difficult booking from... read more

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 January 2015
SeanandVerity R
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Locarn, France
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Hershey, Pennsylvania
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57 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 January 2016

A friend and I won a trip to New York City and this club with VIP seating. It was great! The decor is awesome--everything is covered with 80s nostalgia, including video games, movies, tv shows, and music. The music was fantastic... so eighties with a mix of nineties! That was definitely my favorite thing. There was so much to dance... More 

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Lowell, Massachusetts
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23 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 March 2015 via mobile

If you're in love with 80s dance music, this is a must-see! Great music, fun dancing, the best in people-watching!!! Danced all night surrounded by 80s pop culture complete with lazers and fog! Still laughing from the night's events...one of the highlights of our weekend!

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Thank Jodi A
Derby, CT
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2015

My boyfriend and I paid for VIP (not seated) tickets for NYE. Everything started off good - we got there early and paid for our first drink. There was no crowd, and we entered quickly. We both got a corona - a $8 corona! The buffet was the most disgusting food ever! And it was simple finger food. How can... More 

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Locarn, France
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9 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2015 via mobile

In NYC on holiday with friends and looking for somewhere to spend News Years Eve and thought this place sounded great as theme was our era 80s & 90s, always difficult booking from a distance but as it was advertised on the main ball drop website thought it would be OK! paid $180 for VIP tickets which were advertised as... More 

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Bat Yam, Israel
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107 reviews
40 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2014

We went there one night in August 2014. It was about 23:00 pm. When we walked in it was almost empty which was bad since the place seemed really cool and had potential to host amazing parties. As we walked around we were really liking the 80's theme in there: they great paitings, the DJ played only 80's hits and... More 

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1 Thank EladAvigan
New york
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7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2014 via mobile

I am a bit older and don't go "clubbin'" anymore, but this place plays the music I love (hello 80s/90s!) has a fun 80s theme and has really yummy, if a little expensive, drinks. Add in some pretty large dance floors and a super chill environment with no pretense (you're listening to retro music, no chip on your shoulder necessary)... More 

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1 Thank Totallythisguy
Greenville, South Carolina
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21 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2013

I went with some girls to the club - we're married with kids and needed a rare night out. If you like 80's music, you will LOVE the Culture Club! Song after song was belted out at the top of our lungs and a great time was had by all. The dance floor is VERY small. I only drank bottled... More 

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Thank jmckelvey
Setauket, New York
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15 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2013

Attended with some friends during a birthday celebration. 3 floors???? Only 1 open. Cover charge, for what? I did not even see a DJ but I did hear music. Drinks expensive and small. Bathrooms OMG horrendous, they were unisex and I walked in one and it had no toilet seat. Hold it in ladies. Apparently they only play 80's music... More 

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Thank likestoeatout751
Bayside, New York
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16 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 May 2013

for the price; they should update the decor. so loud, so dark! I went to celebrate my b'day with a group of friends. we place our jackets ( at times it got cold and then hot); we were asked to remove them from the seating area in a very nasty way by a mean looking bouncer. We complained to the... More 

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Thank Loly G
Jackson, New Jersey
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84 reviews
26 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 May 2013

We went here after a male review that was in the basement. The music was loud and the drinks are expensive. There is no place to get away from the loud music to talk to anyone you are trying to get to know. Know who you are going with cause you wont be able to talk until you are done.... More 

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Thank KristenandRay

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