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Django Would Be Rolling Over In His Grave

This is a wonderful venue and the food satisfactory. Unfortunately during my visit, the audience... read more

Reviewed 6 November 2018
Steven W
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Paris, France
Wonderful evening

I took a good friend that hadn’t been there before. He was most impressed and intrigued by the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
CliffS458
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London, United Kingdom
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6 Nov 2018
“Django Would Be Rolling Over In His Grave”
6 days ago
“Rude staff, cheapskate service, deceivingly over priced ”
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Music, Mood, Wine and Food. Step back in time and soak up nightly live music 8-11. We are a live music venue - Gypsy Swing, nostalgic accoustic swing, and world Gypsy music - 1930 Parisian soul in the heart of Battersea - table service and online...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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42-44 Battersea High Street, London SW11 3HX, England
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+44 20 7787 2227
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

In summary: - Some incredibly rude management - Humiliating service - Deceiving website - Cheapskate attitude Be warned that on the website it states that you can pay £30 to listen to the live music. However it deceivingly appears like it is optional to have...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank SyedH513
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I took a good friend that hadn’t been there before. He was most impressed and intrigued by the 1930’s Art Deco surroundings - unique. The food has certainly improved since the last time I was there with good portions, vegetables al dente and well presented....More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank CliffS458
Reviewed 14 January 2019

I visited this place on the weekend and found that I dissagree with most of the reviews below that mention bad management. This is an independant establishment and the owner works super hard trying to manage and run the place. She is very warm and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank tazzyfizzle2019
Reviewed 6 November 2018

This is a wonderful venue and the food satisfactory. Unfortunately during my visit, the audience would not shut up while the musicians were playing, showing no respect for two fine guitarists. Hopefully, this doesn't happen often.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Steven W
Reviewed 25 October 2018

Just went there for their Wednesday evening show, which was Eastern European music, played and sung beautifully. The starter food was ok, but the main course was below restaurant standards. Everything (food and drinks) was overpriced, so they really take advantage of their shows to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank gabrielatepes
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

This is not to be missed, the atmosphere is electric, the setting beautiful, service attentive and the food a delight. Not to mention the music, the music was absolutely amazing. If you want to experience a taste of Londons live music scene here is a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Joanne O
Reviewed 9 September 2018

We came here for one of their music evenings. One of my friends knew the place and the first impression was good. Waitress was attentive, the place has kind of Montmartre vibes and the house wine is good enough- the wine list is good but...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Absalon_mad
Reviewed 24 January 2018 via mobile

This is my favourite venue for Gypsy Swing Jazz. Good on street parking. Good value food and great music.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Ibrowse
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

This off the beaten track shrine to Django Reindhart and all things Gypsy Jazz really was a great find and we’ve been back several times. Just step through the door and you’re transported to 1930s Paris. The delicious food, fine wines and truly awe-inspiring live...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

My friend and I decided to visit this place despite some reviews. We have been attracted by the advertise of the concert with an Italian band, last Sunday: Caravan Trio. So we brought two tickets online. When we arrived a very friendly and welcoming waitress...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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