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The Nick

Open Now: 3:00 PM - 4:00 AM
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Family Getaway

This place looks daunting but once inside the music was great as well as staff. A must do since... read more

Reviewed June 18, 2018
Tina G
Morganton, Nc
My kind of place . . .

Thanks so much to the owner, the bartender, and the locals for making my Wednesday afternoon so... read more

Reviewed August 10, 2017
Susan K
Hot Springs, Arkansas
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Jun 18, 2018
“Family Getaway”
Aug 10, 2017
“My kind of place . . .”
We Serve Live Music and Cold Drinks! The music heard almost every night of the week include local, regional and national acts. The diverse range of acts add to the appeal of an evening at the Nick. One can hear blues, rock, punk, emo, hiphop, rap...more
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2514 10th Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35205-2337
+1 205-252-3831
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Reviewed June 18, 2018

This place looks daunting but once inside the music was great as well as staff. A must do since claiming it's the oldest bar and it doesn't diappoint. Prices were awesome.

Thank Tina G
Reviewed August 10, 2017

Thanks so much to the owner, the bartender, and the locals for making my Wednesday afternoon so much fun! Not sure what kind of shots we had, but they were delicious and frequent! In hindsight, I wish I'd've played air hockey. FABULOUS bar!

Thank Susan K
Reviewed July 30, 2015 via mobile

All kinds of big names have played in this tiny shack held together with staples and flyers. I always think the tickets are overpriced until I hear the band. Bit of history it used to be called the wooden nickel. I have also "heard" that...More

1  Thank jennibegood
Reviewed March 17, 2015

When I travel I am on the hunt for good local music and music venues. From looking at the website and reading the Trip Adviser reviews it looks like a lot of good bands play here. Unfortunately, I went to this bar/music venue on a...More

Thank John C
Reviewed March 17, 2015

My friend Marla was in town and we went to the nick, had a great time, the door guy was cracking me up and the service was really good for a late night type place. I do plan on going back, met some cool people...More

Thank AlexandriaKeith
Reviewed December 25, 2013

I saw a lot of people here back in the '80's, Johnny Winter, etc, etc, Not sure about the new bands, they will be famous, I'm sure, this is typical Birmingham freak show, interesting no matter what night, always live.

Thank nobodyhomenow
Reviewed December 1, 2011

Once per month, The Nick has a Karaoke night where you have a live band playing behind you while you sing. They let you get up on the stage and sing with the band in front of the crowd! For those who like to Karaoke,...More

1  Thank WKHouston
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