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The Borderline

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Manette Street | W1D 4JB, London W1D 4JB, England
+44 20 7734 5547
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It's OK really

Not as bad as some f the reviews here seemed to indicate. There's not many seats and from those... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Neil C
Intimate venue

We came to see Jason Arthur in this intimate venue. Nice atmosphere and was clean and tidy. Well... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Geoffrey S
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Live music venue. Late night club
  • Excellent27%
  • Very good47%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible12%
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“music venue” (3 reviews)
“marquee club” (2 reviews)
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 20:00
Manette Street | W1D 4JB, London W1D 4JB, England
+44 20 7734 5547
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Not as bad as some f the reviews here seemed to indicate. There's not many seats and from those that there are you can't really see the bands - so it's very much aimed at the stand and watch crowd. There's a curious lighting effect...More

Thank Neil C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We came to see Jason Arthur in this intimate venue. Nice atmosphere and was clean and tidy. Well worth a visit to see a live act. Attentive bar staff soon got the customers served. Would visit again in the future

Thank Geoffrey S
Reviewed 20 June 2017

First time visitor to The Borderline and was very impressed. Definitely a music venue rather than a club. Great acoustics and friendly staff.

Thank sun52015
Reviewed 12 May 2017

I have been to this sad little venue a few times before, purely because of the music, not the place. Today I had four pints with a friend in the arvo, pitched up to see Devon Allman, and was denied entry despite having tickets. Apparently...More

2  Thank Stuie_from_Dulwich
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

Borderline used to be good, grimy but good. No frills, lots of character and always a good fun. We went out to Borderline on a Saturday and sadly found out that it's just another victim of franchise corporate refurbishment. It's just another expensive and sterile...More

4  Thank Steflai
Reviewed 22 April 2017

The door-men are rude and aggressive at this club. Also, as another reviewer is saying, here you will experience trash sound and bad acoustic. I wonder why this club is allowed to stay open longer than the others in the area at week-ends... Definitely they...More

3  Thank fabmc
Reviewed 26 March 2017

We were at The Borderline to see Alistair Griffin. It's a small venue but has been renovated nicely so facilities are good.

1  Thank dizzee2016
Reviewed 21 March 2017

We visited The Borderline on it's opening weekend since it's relaunch last week, it has had a big refurbishment including new sound system, bar and general interiors. The venue flows better and feels clean and modern. Great drinks at reasonable prices and it also now...More

1  Thank Katy T
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Its a club, the area is a bit big for the customer, they have performance on stage, I got unlucky cause the day I visited they put kind of punk and emo bands, so it was trash sound and bad acoustic. The drinks are expensive...More

Thank Gian C
Reviewed 10 December 2016

can not beleave I.P.A. 660ml (just over 1 pint) = £10 this is not a mistake .good music .not alot of seats .

Thank Keith M
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5 November 2015|
Response from Lee R | Reviewed this property |
Hi Alison, the venue is mainly a standing one, but when I was there last month there was some seating available, but not in the traditional sense as in front of the stage. There were stools that can be moved around the... More