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Great venue to see live bands

What an amazing building, steeped rich in history, Great Venue to see your favourite live music... read more

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September Concert at Paradiso.

Aretha clone at a classic Rock venue. Who didn’t play there? Amazing feel of the history of the... read more

Reviewed 6 November 2018
Toronto, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What an amazing building, steeped rich in history, Great Venue to see your favourite live music. Staff are helpful and friendly, bar staff are great, front of house staff are pleasant. Toilets are clean. Have a walk around and see the main hall from all...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Kat69black
Reviewed 6 November 2018

Aretha clone at a classic Rock venue. Who didn’t play there? Amazing feel of the history of the place. A Cathedral of Rock. Three storey Cathedral good enough to drop a few prayers to the Gods of Rock n Roll. But boy do they ever...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank DocLedge
Reviewed 16 October 2018

I saw Damian Marley and it was a great show. Great venue, but they don't serve drinks when the artist is performing. Other than that, Paradiso is world famous and you need to see a show there at least once in your life. The stained...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank BoardingPass267217
Reviewed 9 October 2018

I've seen probably 20 shows at Paradiso over the past few years, and I highly recommend this music venue. As a venue in its own right, it's great. Both rooms are just the right size (large and small) with great vantage points to watch a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank theartofwandering
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

Great location to see a band. Thanks for the ear plugs. However I had to pay an extra 3.50 euros to become a member. Not a problem as the place was fantastic. But you must have wider doors for people leaving at the end. I...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank RiverJim
Reviewed 10 September 2018

We were lucky to catch a Bluegrass festival early September. We discovered The Ben Miller and Tami Neilson. tickets were about $20 and beers around $4. We had a great time. Their selection of music is SOLID.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank aztiko
Reviewed 10 September 2018

Shall I mention that PRINCE, the greatest artist of all time, had several shows here back in the day and that we went especially to see his former bands and band members like The New Power Generation, Ida Nielsen etc. So we recently visited his...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank TamaraSB
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

We were here for Shoom - Danny Rampling on Friday night and it was epic. There's actually loads of different rooms and the beer (as always in this gorgeous city) was fantastic.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank petermckeone
Reviewed 3 August 2018

Went to See Bily Ocean here such a great club,three levels bar on each level Great Vibes all round,love to go back

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank easypleased
Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

Great venue with a lovely atmosphere. Good sight over the stage with the balconies they’ve got which are most of the time not too crowded

Date of experience: June 2018
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19 July 2018|
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Response from Mark D | Reviewed this property |
I think it depends on who is playing but when I went there were a few seats downstairs and a few upstairs but not many
9 September 2017|
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Response from abozanaty | Reviewed this property |
You can buy night club ticket to enter 10 clubs in Amsterdam I think for 20 euros