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Blues Bar Gobi Desert Canoe Club

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Tampere 33100, Finland
+358-3-2120797
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Belfast, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2016

Attracted by the name and had to go. Wasn't disappointed. Small, dark and great blues playing every evening. Great atmosphere and only one beer on tap, but it very welcome after a hot day in the city.

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Lancaster
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36 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2015

Okay so it's a bit scruffy and it needs some TLC, and there's barely enough space to squeeze to the bar... but it's friendly and fun and something quite different to other bars in the area.

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Thank Ralpharama
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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2013 via mobile

When seeking out something else than chrome plated surroundings, this is it. Very cosy place with a central location. Not for a huge crowd though.

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Tampere, Finland
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112 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2013

This is very special place in Tampere. Very small and many times (over)crowded but what place. Excellent service, the staff knows many customer personally but gives to all excellent service. But what makes this so unique is the music. This make it so different from many others. They play blues and attract therefore little different customers as normal bars around... More 

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Thank Aki S
Tampere, Finland
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2013

The place is small but really cute. The staff is wonderful. The bartender really cares about his customers. Sometimes it is too crowded inside, but happily there is a small terrace.

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Thank Kaisa S
Lempaala, Finland
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229 reviews
148 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 138 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2012

This is one of my favourite haunts. It's run by people who clearly have always wanted to run a bar for people who clearly love bars. It's back to basics: the barstool, the pint, the company, no fuss. Sometimes it's a bit too crowded for my taste, as the place is quite small, but in a regular weekday evening it's... More 

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Thank Hulaus
Tampere, Finland
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25 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2012

I don't know how it happened that I haven't visited in this place earlier, but I'm happy I did not. What a weird little place, but what a feeling! I gotta go again!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 stars
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Tampere 33100, Finland
  • Location: Europe  >  Finland  >  Pirkanmaa  >  Tampere
  • Phone Number: +358-3-2120797

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