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Paparazzi Night Club

Closed Now: 16:00 - 02:00
Open today: 16:00 - 02:00
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Paparazzi is a great local place. I typically go during Pride or the Gender Studies Pub Crawl. The... read more

Reviewed 11 September 2016
Victoria, Canada
via mobile

The Poparazzi has been one of the best night clubs I have ever been to! My second time there & the... read more

Reviewed 30 May 2018
Victoria, Canada
via mobile
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  • Terrible15%
30 May 2018
31 Aug 2017
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642 Johnson St, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1M6, Canada
+1 250-388-0505
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Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

The Poparazzi has been one of the best night clubs I have ever been to! My second time there & the service was wonderful, the owner was so hospitable, the DJ Daddy Mack was superb, & the staff were so kind! I highly recommend this...More

Date of experience: May 2018
2  Thank lsullivan8
Reviewed 31 August 2017

Have gone here once or twice a year for more than a decade. Despite a recent attempt at renovations this is still a basement dungeon. On a Friday or Saturday night the place is never more than half full at peak capacity (12am). Being Victoria's...More

Date of experience: August 2017
3  Thank green_marlin
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

Paparazzi is a great local place. I typically go during Pride or the Gender Studies Pub Crawl. The drinks are decent and it's all about the dance floor.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank ProfAragon
Reviewed 24 August 2016

The club is extremely outdated. Very old decor and design. Service was fantastic! However, the bar Manager was behind the bar on a Friday night and the bar ran out of Stoly Vodka after our first round at 11pm... Music was horrible, very old tunes,...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank Dima I
Reviewed 17 July 2016

Paparazzi is pretty much the only gay bar in Victoria, and we found it to be a great, friendly local stop. We went for happy hour and met the owner and some regulars who were fun to chat with. We then went back for a...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank g-and-e_nyc
Reviewed 29 February 2016

You see everything at the Paparazzi! This is a safe place for anyone in the LGBT community & their straight friends, as there are very few incidents here. I have neen coming here for 20 years under 3 different owners & have always been treated...More

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank guysteve
Reviewed 30 September 2015

We were on our first visit to Victoria from California, so we stopped in on a Monday afternoon, just to see the place, and to grab a drink. It wasn't very busy, due to the day and time, but the bartender was delightful, and the...More

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank RaymondD
Reviewed 4 February 2015 via mobile

My partner and I had an amazing time here! The owner is a total sweetheart and we met so many fantastic people, not to mention the great, reasonably priced drinks! I highly recommend Paparazzi to anybody visiting Victoria! The atmosphere is very friendly and welcoming,...More

Thank Mathew S
Reviewed 1 June 2014

There must have been at most 10 people there on a Wednesday night, which is ok as long as there is good music, but oddly the "DJ" was playing music with the volume low, not sure why, we ended leaving without dancing which is a...More

Date of experience: May 2014
1  Thank amezcua67
Reviewed 21 October 2013

Came down to paparazzi night club for the first time with a university pub crawl, awesome experience, staff were courteous and ensured our group was having a good time plus the dj on the weekend was awesome we danced the entire night ! Will be...More

Date of experience: September 2013
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