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The Pepsi Trocadero

Coventry St. | Piccadilly Circus, London W1D 7DH, England (Mayfair / St James's / Piccadilly / Green Park )
44-891-881100
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Ranked #978 of 1,085 attractions in London
Type: Game/ Entertainment Centers
Useful Information: Activities for older children
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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

The rest of the reviews on this site are correct. If it were possible to give it (T/C) a rating of NIL I would. I had visited the TC over the years - now and again - occasionally but not frequently. I was never overly impressed with the TC, and would never have awarded it a 'world class attraction' status.... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014 via mobile

If you go by Piccadilly Circus and do not go to shopping here you have made mistake. There are so many shops from souvenirs to anime to movie theatre and arcade. Fun for the whole family.

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London, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

This place had a great selection of arcades and other things to do, along with a sports bar upstairs... I don't know where everything has now gone! You walk in and there are perhaps 4 or 5 little shops at a push. The manga store is ok but even this isn't as good as it used to be. You can... More

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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19 attraction reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

My girlfriend and I recently purchased Cineworld Unlimited passes and the 'Coventry Street' cinema was the best, closest one...sadly it was in the Trocadero, which has to be the biggest rat hole of a location in Central London. We actually entered through an unmarked doorway up a non functioning escalator! I am sure I have great memories from when I... More

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Lagos, Nigeria
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

Many years ago I went to the Troc and it was amazing. Went back this weekend - a sad pathetic place, run down, cheap shops plus a 'gentleman's club' . All the fun is gone. Stay away from this place

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17 reviews 17 reviews
7 attraction reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

Many years ago the Trocadero was amazing. You could spend hours there, but it has changed. It is a shame that they have not closed this place. It is hard to find the game hall, but if you take the escalator, next to a theater ticket shop, you will arrive to a sad, sad place. It is dirty, nothing seems... More

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Cheshunt, United Kingdom
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

The website is completely misleading. It shows everything being bright and colourful with families looking happy and having fun. I thought it would be exactly like that... How wrong was I!? As you walk in, you see all of these tacky shops selling shisha and phone cases. Once you walk into the main atrium, you just see a couple retro... More

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Oswestry, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014

Came as a boy as it was fantastic. Brought my kids here to let off some neon steam but everything was barriered and closed after the initial entrance hall of tatty shops selling rubbish apart from the manga shop. Please just avoid, if you've been in it's hayday remember it as it was. Gutted.

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London, United Kingdom
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014

Its a terrible place now.. neglected, fitly and a shambles........ Falling apart & run down.. what tourist or family would want to visit here now......? Awful But It wasn't always like this........ I worked here many years ago (27 to be precise!) and it was a very different place... It was alive with shops & Exhibitions.. It had space and... More

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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014

What a shame this place is so run down now. Steer well clear. Only place worth a look is the 5d cinema. Quite pricey but a good spot of fun.

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