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Limelight Stage and Studios

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Address: 204 Tremont St, Near the Boston Commons Across From Emerson College, Boston, MA 02116-4705
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One of the best in Boston

In terms of Asian karaoke, limelight is the best in Boston. It's expensive, though! Definitely fun on a weekend with just 2-3 close friends.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed May 3, 2016
Lesley C
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Boston, Massachusetts
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58 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I was hear as part of our Saturday night Activity for a Bachelor Party! I had no idea what limelight was and one of the guys in the group discovered it and made a reservation. What I didnt realize until we got there that the reservation was in fact for a private karaoke room that could fit about 10 people... More 

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Thank Jon B
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23 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 3, 2016 via mobile

After a business dinner, my team and I went to Limelight Stage and Studios for the after party. When you enter they have a stage for the public which was nicely set up but they also have private rooms. So we got ourselves a private room and sang our hearts out! We were a diverse group so some even sang... More 

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Thank LadyYolanda411
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16 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 3, 2016 via mobile

In terms of Asian karaoke, limelight is the best in Boston. It's expensive, though! Definitely fun on a weekend with just 2-3 close friends.

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Thank Lesley C
Charlottetown, Canada
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14 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 23, 2015

If you're looking for a Japanese or Korean-style karaoke room, this is not the place to come to. The touch screen is attached to a panel, meaning that you can't sit on the couch and pick songs with it, and everything in the system is based around Chinese songs and artists. Terrible selection of J-Pop and K-Pop (surprising since both... More 

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Thank Ivakia
Seattle
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 2, 2014

Made the trip from philly via seattle worth it. Everything is closed in boston but they took us in and showed us a good night! Thanks y'all.

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Louisville, Kentucky
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 8, 2012

Ive been here a couple times - though I'm not a huge fan of karaoke - the location is awesome. You get quite basic service here - very pricy drinks (understandable), old school paper based song request system (in the stage area) and a pretty fun atmosphere. I was grumpy because the 8 of us showed up and only a... More 

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Lucerne, Switzerland
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181 reviews
44 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 170 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 13, 2011

Went there for a team activity after a business meeting and was so much fun! The personnel was very accommodating and we had so much fun with the karaoke! Highly recommendable!

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1 Thank Swissmex
Quincy, Massachusetts
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55 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 30, 2009

I got a private kareoke room for me and 7 other girls for my friends bachelorette party. We got it for 1/2 the price because we had a groupon. I believe it would have cost 100 an hour for the room we spent 50 with 10 shots of saki. They also have a main room. The bar is kinda small... More 

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Thank Katie R
Boston
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 15, 2009

Our company decided to go a little crazy this past dec. and had something other than our standard holiday party. we voted and decided on limelight, as some of us have been there on our own before. omg, you can't imagine how much fun we had! there is nothing like seeing your boss on stage :) would definitely recommend to... More 

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Medford
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4 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 10, 2008

The $5 cover is equivalent to what most karaoke bars charge at the door. But, the drinks are enormously expensive. Their "bar" isn't really a bar either. It's a tiny little counter where 2-3 employees run around behind the counter serving drinks and doing transactions at the same time. In fact, it resembles more like a bowling alley cash register... More 

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