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Jazzland

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Address: Franz Josefs-Kai 29, Vienna 1010, Austria
Phone Number: 43 1 533 25 75
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Activities: Drinking, Nightlife

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Great music, excellent environment, travels you to another era. Normal prices.

The group which was playing was "The Sax Brothers". Very nice band! Maybe it is the best place to listen to real jazz live. Near the center of the town. The environment is... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 20, 2015
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Rhodes, Greece
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Rhodes, Greece
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9 reviews 9 reviews
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

The group which was playing was "The Sax Brothers". Very nice band! Maybe it is the best place to listen to real jazz live. Near the center of the town. The environment is excellent, as well as the audience. The prices were normal. Is the same sense as it was ten years ago, when I visited again Vienna.

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Swindon, England
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

Don't be put off by the outside appearance as you enter an Aladdin's cave of jazz delights! Great opportunity to watch live jazz musicians, great atmosphere. Will definitely return.

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Espoo, Finland
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15 attraction reviews
100 helpful votes 100 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

Jazz was good and the space is beautiful, nicely tucked in in an alley of sorts. One major downsize: beverage list.. There was nothing there! It is either beer, bad whiskey or other excuses for drinks.. A big downside since a nice (good) glass of wine, a good whiskey or a nice coctail goes perfectly with good jazz.. Tons of... More 

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Berlin, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Jazzland is the oldest jazz club in Vienna, dating from 1972. It's located on Franz-Josef-Kai 29, easily accessible by tram. The venue looks like a crypt with vaulted ceilings. Seating room is limited, so it is not advisable to show up too late. Concerts usually start at 9 p.m. Doors open at 7 p.m. You can while away the time... More 

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Karnei Shomron, Israel
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32 reviews 32 reviews
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015 via mobile

Very nice jazz club. Tasty food. Cosy, but crouded, so come an hour before the music starts. Otherwise you will have no comfortable seat neat a table and would have to hold your beer in hands along the whole concert. On the other hand, if the band is not you major priority, you can have a table on the lower... More 

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Beersheba, Israel
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8 reviews 8 reviews
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

This is small, authentic and very nice jazz club. We paid 11 Euro for entry and it definitely worth it. The music was perfect, there are nice snacks and good beer. Most of the visitors are 45+. The place is pretty small, and not all the places has view to the scene - so worth arriving earlier to get good... More 

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Norway
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

A small under ground placed jazzclub with live music and friendly people. It gave me a kind of "local" feel and the venue was small that it was easy to as a foreign traveller get in talk with local guests. You have to pay to get in, but the live music and atmosphere is well worth it.

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London, United Kingdom
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30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

This is not the easiest venue to find, but do make the effort. It is in cellars - small, intimate, great acoustics, and on the night we went, great music. Be warned, though, turn up early for a seat with view of the band (we turned up at 8pm for a 9pm start and got some of the last seats... More 

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London
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62 reviews 62 reviews
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53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

In keeping with all the best jazz venues, a slightly daunting closed steel door leads down a flight of steps in an industrial brick corridor, to a a brick catacomb - a temple to jazz. Mostly black and white photos adorn the walls, testament to the artists. And this is not one of those places where amplification is required to... More 

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UK
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43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

This place is EXACTLY as you would expect --- underground, snall/intimate old decore with black and white photos of big names from Jazz who have played here etc --classic jazz venue. Great acoustics - sound was perfect. I saw a youing Viennese jazz guitatist ---awesome trulet world class. absolutely quintessential jazz club.

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In Vienna's best-known district, pedestrian boulevards Kärntner Strasse and Graben connect you with landmarks such as the Wiener Staatsoper (Vienna State Opera), Vienna’s iconic Stephansdom (St. Stephen’s Cathedral) and the vast compound of Hofburg, the Habsburgs’ former Imperial Palace. Peek down side streets such as Annagasse and Weihburggasse, and Graben’s Seilergasse and Habsburggasse, to get a feel for the center. The Imperial Apartments and the refreshingly demystifying Sissi Museum are must-dos at Hofburg. Spacious squares such as Am Hof and Freyung often host beautiful seasonal and antiques markets.