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Otley Courthouse Arts Centre

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Address: Courthouse Street, Otley LS21 3AN, England
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+44 1943 467466

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Lovely spot!

Met a friend here for some lunch when in Otley. The place is mainly staffed by volunteers who a friendly and helpful. Great value. Will be back to see some theatre too!

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
Childwrangler
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Oxford, United Kingdom
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Oxford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Met a friend here for some lunch when in Otley. The place is mainly staffed by volunteers who a friendly and helpful. Great value. Will be back to see some theatre too!

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Otley, United Kingdom
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997 reviews
416 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 442 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the December craft fair which had around 6 stalls selling the usual bags, cards, jewellery etc. In the cafe we paid a very reasonable price of £3.50 for a very large toasted tea cake and two mugs of tea. Served very quickly. Nice warm environment, festively decorated with lights and little poinsettia plants on the 4 tables.

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Barnoldswick, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 26, 2016

We went to see Gervase Phinn at the Courthouse, and had a thoroughly enjoyable evening. The staff were friendly and helpful, and it's good to see a venue like this put to such good use. Long may it continue!

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N.W. England
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 25, 2016

What a fabulous small & intimate venue!!Wholly geared up for wheelchair-users There is ample parking, with disabled spaces, right next door. Staff very helpful. Well worth the one and a half hour journey over from Lancashire - we will be keeping a close eye out for future events.

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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53 reviews
28 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 3, 2016

Even when I lived in Leeds, I often made the journey to see favourite artists, who never made it to Leeds because the cost of the few venues was prohibitive. The Courthouse, and its associated venue in Saltaire, offer relaxed affordable evenings in fine surroundings. I've travelled to The Sage in Gateshead, and paid through the nose to see performers,... More 

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Leeds
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 29, 2016

I visited with some pupils and we all enjoyed our visit. Free to look around, the staff helpful. Cafe on site offering limited choice but good prices. My pupils really enjoyed looking around, especially going into the old cells! Lots of interesting true stories on offer to read about the courthouses past. Art exhibition on too which was nice to... More 

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Eaglescliffe
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 28, 2016

We went to see a talk by Dan Cruickshank, the talk wasn't what was advertised but still excellent. The venue is idea for these sort of events, compact, good facilities and centrally located. There is a bar 7 café serving drinks and snacks, the auditorium was good for this sort of event.

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 22, 2016

We've seen a few events here and it's a great place for live music. Only thing I would alter is the beer is far too cold, in bottles in the fridge.

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Bridlington, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 4, 2016

Great venue to visit when the Farmers Market is in Oltey as it is used for selling craft on these day

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Otley, United Kingdom
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76 reviews
21 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 14, 2015

This is a wonderful venue for Otley. It pulls together a great programme of events throughoiut the year which cater for most. The staff are always friendly and helpful and passionate about the courthouse

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