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Great venue for a proper music gigs

Great world famous music icons playing there. Comfortable place to have a pint and enjoy music in... read more

Reviewed July 23, 2019
Dublin, Ireland
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Lovely venue, seating not guaranteed

Enjoyed Macy Gray in this venue. It is a small intimate venue and was a sold out gig. Despite the... read more

Reviewed July 21, 2019
Belfast, United Kingdom
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The Top 10 Things to do in Dublin in 36 Hours - New York Times "It's a venue to die for. Wood panelled walls, plush banquette seating and a pristine sound system render the rest of Dublin's night-life cruddy in comparison." The Irish Times After...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
8 Lower Leeson Street, Dublin, Ireland
+353 1 678 7188
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Reviewed July 23, 2019 via mobile

Great world famous music icons playing there. Comfortable place to have a pint and enjoy music in peace, mostly for older audience who knows good stuff and not for mainstream crap music.

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed July 21, 2019 via mobile

Enjoyed Macy Gray in this venue. It is a small intimate venue and was a sold out gig. Despite the crowds and the queueing we really enjoyed this place. We didn't get a seat like lots of others but it didn't take away from the...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed July 19, 2019 via mobile

I booked to see macey gray booked a hotel at £100 and drove 2 1/2 hours to get there to find out if i wanted a seat i would have to be there early and que up. I called into the club and was told...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Reviewed July 18, 2019 via mobile

What a fantastic venue. Music is always top class. If you get in early, you can get lounge seats and table.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Paul F
Reviewed July 1, 2019

This club located at the end of Lesson Street (beside St Stephen's Green) is a hidden gem. The sofa awaiting on tiers means everyone has a great view. Sound quality is superb ! In addition to a full bar they also serve pizza ! Great...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Irene B
Reviewed May 18, 2019 via mobile

They supposed to open the door 7.30pm by 6 minutes passed and everybody has been in the raining !! Not really nice to pay to get wet !!! 🤬 they run out of crisps ! Staff very rude !! Never been treated so badly !!...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Gisele F
Reviewed March 10, 2019 via mobile

I was in The Sugar Club for the first time at an Aretha Franklin tribute night, it was very good. Room to dance, we had no seats so stood at the back. They were quite slow serving at the bar. Limited range of beers and...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Jambacy
Reviewed March 7, 2019

Absolutely great environment and chilled atmosphere. Was surprised as to how great a movie was with the access to a bar with minimal disruption. Great layout as well and overall a brilliant experience. Would definitely recommend for a social few drinks and I'll be sure...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank jamesgr0ves
Reviewed March 6, 2019

First time at the Sugar Club and wasn't sure what to expect but goodness what a gem of a venue. Great atmosphere, sat in one of the booths, super comfy, great view, good acoustic and intimate feel even though the place was packed for an...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank carluke61
Reviewed November 30, 2018 via mobile

Cory Henry was excellent - but why did the tickets say 10:30 but the gig didn’t start till 00:45 ! We were left standing out in the cold for ages. Plus the Irish lad at the door must have thought he was St Peter at...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Response from 186Steve | Reviewed this property |
Although we booked online, we saw people buying tickets on the door. It may depend on the popularity of the artist performing. Online booking probably guarantees entry. Make sure you get there about 30 minutes before it... More