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Weteringschans 6-8 | Grachtengordel: East, 1017 Amsterdam, The Netherlands (Stadsdeel Zuid)
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Ranked #22 of 163 Nightlife in Amsterdam
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Bar/ Clubs, Clubs
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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71 reviews 71 reviews
28 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014 NEW

Absolutely great club , but it gets very hot and crowded. Watched there Bombay bicycle club and must say the sound was really really good. Bars in good location, indoor smoking area just not enough toilets. Very lively and friendly atmosphere.

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Houston, Texas
16 reviews 16 reviews
8 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

In Amsterdam for the London Calling Festival at Paradiso since our son's band (#wildchild) was playing. What a cool venue, in a great location ... Phenomenal stage, awesome bartenders, great sound. This 1500-capacity (?) room manages to feel intimate and has excellent equipment which is expected from the cities premier music spot, I guess (though it's not always the case!)... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

We originally were drawn to the area by some of the other clubs (Chicago, Milkweg), but the lines were too long so we went here instead. It's a huge venue with tons of floor space, so even though it was very busy inside, it didn't feel like you were crowded in like sardines. Decent music with a mix of top... More

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Zaandijk, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

I've been to Paradiso quite a few times and pretty much all of my experiences have been positive. I have to say that I've only been there for concerts, never on club/dance nights or whatever. First of all, it looks gorgeous, both on the inside and outside. It used to be a church building, but it appears that its true... More

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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

Amazing venue. It is an old church made into a club. Lots of Musicians play this venue you name them theyve played the paradiso. located right on leidesplein square.

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Wroclaw, Poland
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91 reviews 91 reviews
21 attraction reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

We saw Michael Franti at the Paradiso which was an awesome concert in the heart of Amsterdam. The venue is pretty cool and a lot of musicians have played here so a neat experience to see a concert if one is playing here while you are traveling through. One thing to know ahead of time, they make you pay a... More

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Bangalore, India
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42 reviews 42 reviews
5 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

Been to paradiso twice on my trip to amsterdam. Like many of the breweries and bars around this is another church converted to club. Once i went in it had some live gig playing. and another time it was a club night. The staff at rude at entrance and on cloak room ( though i have never seen a polite... More

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Mudgeeraba, Australia
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28 reviews 28 reviews
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19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

Amazing place for late light live music party animals. Not exactly my usual timeframe but we just had to go because the London Calling festival featured an Aussie rock band called The Delta Riggs. It was 2:40 am and to our surprise was fully packed with revellers. Individual and crowd behavior was surprisingly good and the atmosphere was lively but... More

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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37 reviews 37 reviews
24 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

Great venue, so much history and great bands (though they used to book better bands in my opinion). The only truly negative aspect of this venue is the staff mainly the security staff, they are often very rude. And it has been like this for years, that's very unfortunate. The prices are okay. And their website is very messy.

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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33 reviews 33 reviews
11 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

Maybe we were not ready - but the parties are more relaxed and not crazy It was nice and nothing more, music does not really move (but again we are not use to chill parties, Electronic music and so). Entry at 10:00 12 Euro

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