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Nottingham Playhouse

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Address: Wellington Circus, Nottingham NG1 5AL, England
Phone Number: 441159419419

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Lunch Al Fresco

Decent food, good value plus friendly service. We were able to sit outside as it was a sunny day in Nottingham and enjoy the Sky Mirror while we ate.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 3 weeks ago
James P
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came here to see a matinee show, the seats were uncomfortable, to say you are sat in them for around 2 hours in total, you can get comfortable as you are sat upright and so close to the person next to you, not great if you don't know them, the leg room is next to nothing and not advisable for... More 

Thank Em B
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Decent food, good value plus friendly service. We were able to sit outside as it was a sunny day in Nottingham and enjoy the Sky Mirror while we ate.

Thank James P
Truro, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
16 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I went to see a show here earlier this year. Great bar within the playhouse so grab a drinks before you show. Sound system good but need better aircon

Thank colinac2003
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149 reviews
47 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016

Fantastic place to see some really good productions. Always enjoyed coming here and do always keep an eye out for what they have on

Thank Sean C
Tonbridge, United Kingdom
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111 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016

On our first visit, to see the lovely Mary Chapin Carpenter, we experienced 2 for the price of one: a great show (especially from openers Applewood Road) combined with an unexpected sauna!! Granted it was a very hot day (30C) and we were told the aircon was on but the circle became like the Black Hole of Calcutta!! I have... More 

Thank Googly2010
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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113 reviews
27 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2016 via mobile

We watched a show which our granddaughter was dancing in. It was excellent.. We have been here a few times and throughly enjoyed the experience, however we were very disappointed in the price of the drinks and the lack of choice which seems very unfair when you have a captive audience especially at the interval!

Thank Lister-Anderson
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138 reviews
37 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2016 via mobile

Went to see a family member in an end of year show. Firstly parking with a blue badge was easy. Collection of tickets was a little hard but we came out good in the end. We had five tickets in total but one had been booked over the phone at the last minute. When we arrived we were told that... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016

Great place to see a show. Staff warm & friendly. Prices for show very good. Bit expensive on drink's & snacks, but mostly average. Grumpy old women, really funny show. Interval, should really have had more staff, due to a full house. Would we go again yes.

Nottingham, United Kingdom
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46 reviews
18 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2016

We have watched shows here and 3 of my children have been involved in shows here. A more intimate venue than Theatre Royal, Concert Hall or Motorpoint Arena but that is at the centre of its charm. Central location, great bar and restaurant on site, indoor and outdoor seating for food and drink, sleek sculpture outside. Only slight downside is... More 

Thank KitKatLamb
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016 via mobile

The playhouse is a modern theatre and they have some great plays on as well as a yearly panto. It has comfy seats and friendly staff. It has a restraunt and bar attached and is 5 mins walk from the market square but also there is lots of on street parking ( pay at machines) there is also a few... More 

Thank Sharon B

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