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Terminal 5

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Address: 610 W. 56th St, New York City, NY 10019 (Formerly Exit)
Phone Number: 212-582-6600
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Great space, bad acoustics

Saw Chet faker there and although the 3 leveled space was great (not too big) and it was easy to get a beer, we found it hard to hear him well. The place is also a sweat box even... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 9, 2015
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18 reviews 18 reviews
5 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

Saw Chet faker there and although the 3 leveled space was great (not too big) and it was easy to get a beer, we found it hard to hear him well. The place is also a sweat box even without dancing so be prepared!

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31 reviews 31 reviews
16 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

If you're older like me and the days of standing in a super crowded room with people pushing and shoving are behind you, getting there early to get a seat at the balcony or paying for VIP is worth it. - Seating: 20 seats at balcony level & some in VIP, otherwise it's standing room only and it can be... More 

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14 reviews 14 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

Good atmosphere for a concert, nice tall building. Haven't run into any bad problems, slr cameras aren't allowed (like most places, sadly i forgot that day) and of course the bands take forever to set up but that's how all concerts are now, sadly. I had a good experience all in all.

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43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

What a great place! We bought general admission for the Erasure concert & had a great time! Only thing we were surprised at was at the end of the show they only let people out the one door when they could've opened a bunch of side doors to exit people out faster.

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New York
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015 via mobile

Venue is very..nice. Good sound creates great atmosphere. First row is really close to the stage so you can do amazing pictures&videos, catch pics, set lists and ect. (if you like) and it gives an opportunity to feel yourself as a part of show.

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New Hyde Park, New York
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46 reviews 46 reviews
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

I was at the same New Years Eve Erasure concert as another reviewer (it was a great concert) and it was my first time at Terminal 5. I'd go again. It was a lot smaller than I imagined. The main floor is not big so, as other reviewers have mentioned, so if there's a group you really like and you... More 

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NJ
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72 reviews 72 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

Went to see erasure at Terminal 5. I got there 3 hours early so I could be in front. I think your experience would differ depending on who you go see. I really thought the place was a intimate enough space. I had a blast. The entry is general admission so again it depends on how early you get there... More 

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New York City, New York
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

Have seen several concerts here, and while the acoustics and overall experiences have differed, it's a consistently solid venue. They bring in good bands and the service/space is pretty good. Haven't been in the top tier yet -- I imagine that changes things. If you're on the fence, definitely go, they know how to run a show.

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43 reviews 43 reviews
13 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

This place is great to see a concert. Small but tall. Three stories worth of viewing space, seen a few concerts here and was amazing everytime. Beer prices are a little over board but you can always expect that in NYC. Still worth it with cheaper ticket prices

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27 reviews 27 reviews
5 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

I went there to watch the Lily Allen concert. Although the concert was great, the location wasn't. It was too cold, the sound was too loud and the drinks expensive, as you would expect.

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