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Sky Backstage


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#6,924 of 19,188 Restaurants in London


Bar, British
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Went here with my son before seeing Muse, 14.9.19. I had read negative reviews regarding queues etc but I suppose this is dependent on what event you attend. Had a great relaxed start to the night, 10 minute wait to enter with a swift entrance...More

Date of visit: September 2019
2  Thank IanM500
Reviewed 1 week ago

My autistic friend whom also suffers with aspergers syndrom and myself had been a few times to the Stand to view the Products and also the facilities as in the Studio and other items on view. On this occasion,we came to the O2 for a...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Thomas L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited Sky Backstage after getting some free tickets to the boxing (Lomachenko Campbell). Overall, it was a good space without a long queue for food and drink and they even had extra stuff like free massages which was weird but appreciated all the same. Main...More

Date of visit: September 2019
1  Thank sachu792
Reviewed July 15, 2019 via mobile

Pre booked this to see kiss, arrived at 1720 and there was a small queue but we only had to wait about 5 minutes. When entering the backstage area there was free face painting for kiss which was good, two bars and a place to...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Baldyray65
Reviewed July 7, 2019 via mobile

Booked these sky vip Backstage passes months ago expecting a experience something to talk about and enjoy but what a let down we was welcomed by polite staff then through the security section after that we was ushered up lots of steps past the few...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Philip5905
Reviewed June 26, 2019

Recent visit to The 02 & we booked the Sky Backstage free package. We got there at 5.30 small queue that didn't take too long to go through. Once you've passed their security you have no need to go back outside & re-queue as you...More

Date of visit: June 2019
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Reviewed June 20, 2019 via mobile

I took my wife to a gig at the London O2 and used the Sky Backstage facilities for the first time. If you're a Sky customer it's free of charge but you need to reserve in advance. You enter through a separate access, where you...More

Date of visit: June 2019
2  Thank G5693XYnickh
Reviewed June 14, 2019 via mobile

We love the sky backstage bar, atmosphere is really good and the staff are so friendly. We’ve been here several times and will definitely go again. Always have our photo taken as we go in. It was really crowded this time as it was Westlife...More

Date of visit: June 2019
3  Thank GillMargo
Reviewed June 13, 2019 via mobile

Been here a few times now and love it! Came when Hugh Jackman was playing and so much better in here as opens at 5.30 and no more queuing then! The queues at 7 in the O2 were enormous!! Worse queues we’d ever seen but...More

Date of visit: June 2019
1  Thank Toyah1
Reviewed May 19, 2019

This is billed as a VIP backstage bar which surely opens up Sky to misrepresentation under the trade descriptions act as it’s not backstage and it’s not for VIP’s. It’s a bar, basically. So, as long as your expectations are appropriately managed, let’s continue. It’s...More

Date of visit: May 2019
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Laura B
March 11, 2019|
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Response from WarrenSparrow | Reviewed this property |
No smoking at all. Also once you enter Sky backstage, you cannot leave again.
January 26, 2019|
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Response from A8596SWelaineh | Reviewed this property |
No you can hear them all rehearsing but you can’t see anything
Carmen P
December 19, 2018|
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Response from Blaithin N | Reviewed this property |
You do avoid the long queues but you won't get a better spot. Just enjoy the backstage experience. It is a lot of fun
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