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Metro Theatre

Central Business District
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Address: 624 George St, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
Phone Number: 612 9264 2888
12:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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Mon - Fri 12:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Sat 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

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Iconic Mid Size Music Venue

Growing up in Sydney and liking rock music - this was one of the places I've visited many times to see live shows. Was here last night to see L7. The venue hasn't changed much... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Damien G
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Growing up in Sydney and liking rock music - this was one of the places I've visited many times to see live shows. Was here last night to see L7. The venue hasn't changed much since I was a teenager - still wonderful and relaxed and is mid sized so packs a decent crowd without being too enormous and losing... More 

Thank Damien G
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I've been to the Metro Theatre too many times to count. This place is THE live music venue in Sydney... I've not seen a band here yet that isn't 'on fire' :-) (The Superjesus, Queensryche, SHIHAD, Sevendust, Cog etc) The drink prices are..."Sydney Prices" so don't expect anything else, the room sounds great & it looks the part for a... More 

Thank Lincoln H
Gosford, Australia
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58 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 5, 2016

Each time I have attended this venue, the most recent time being last Friday to see Tonight Alive, the environment has always been perfect for the event. I have also seen Seether and HIM here, each visit being flawless. This venue has always encouraged having a good time safely, and the security and staff hired really do keep that in... More 

Thank PinkOwlet44
Melbourne, Australia
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 3, 2016

Saw Tonight Alive here and loved it! The band was perfect and the venue did not disappoint! Metro is in such a wonderful location. The only down side is the drinks at the bar were very very expensive!

Thank Aaron M
Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 7, 2015 via mobile

The band were depressing but i wasn't massively impressed with the venue either. Firstly, tickets were expensive for a mediocre band, guys on the doors were up their own holes, $8 for a small can of somersby's cider, and you could barely move inside.

2 Thank Luke J
Sydney, Australia
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 4, 2015 via mobile

BEWARE!! My friends and I had an awful experience here last nite, the security was so full on! After emptying the entire contents of my bag for them to search, the bouncer stuck her bare hands under my bra, DOWN MY PANTS and around my crotch conducting a 'frisk search'. My friends had the same experience and we felt utterly... More 

4 Thank SophieBooth
Port Macquarie, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 1, 2015

Fun entertainment Well worth going to see so many talented entertainers, Small Theater was a nice . But unfortunately did not sell moscato at the bar.

Thank julie H
Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 28, 2015

I've always loved the metro ! Location is awesome . Right in the heart of the city it's easy to get to from a lot of the city hotels either walking or cheap taxi fare. The reviews that are on here saying its outdated and drinks spilt on the floor and dirty toilets is CRAP ! Firstly it may be... More 

Thank laurenanne84
Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 18, 2015

Saw the British band You Me At Six here in May 2015 and it's a cool venue! Decent mount of room at the front for standing, then tiered steps all the way up the back until you reach a bar. Another bar out the front with decent area for merch and toilets too. Good sound here and a nice venue.... More 

Thank Rosscompany85
Sao Paulo, SP
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 9, 2015

Great place to go to rock concerts. Lots os bands play here and the quality of sound is great. Very nice venue very well located.

Thank MReys R

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