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The Baked Potato

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Outstanding music and venue

Outstanding music and venue. Not a bad seat in the place. Plenty of nearby parking. The music... read more

Reviewed 9 April 2018
H2359VVbrianp
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Cincinnati, United States
World's Greatest Jazz Club

When I lived in LA, I'd go to the Baked Potato regularly. It's environment, acoustics, and artist... read more

Reviewed 29 September 2017
Aurelio G
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9 Apr 2018
“Outstanding music and venue”
29 Sep 2017
“World's Greatest Jazz Club”
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Reviewed 9 April 2018

Outstanding music and venue. Not a bad seat in the place. Plenty of nearby parking. The music ends at a reasonable hour for those older folks who enjoy being home by 1 am.

1  Thank H2359VVbrianp
Reviewed 29 September 2017

When I lived in LA, I'd go to the Baked Potato regularly. It's environment, acoustics, and artist roster are unparalleled, and it's compact that you´re at an arm's reach of the musicians, which makes it more immersive. The lack of windows also conseals the sound...More

1  Thank Aurelio G
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

Great Jazz show! We went to 9.30pm and loved it so much we stayed for the 11.30!! Jacket potato was delicious lots of toppings to choose from and the apple pie for dessert is a must have.

Thank Katherine G
Reviewed 6 September 2017

With the closing of Steamers in Fullerton, Charlie O's in the valley this is the last place that you can see real jazz on a nightly basis. While the baked potato leans towards fusion, the place is intimate, friendly, and has great players. As far...More

4  Thank Roberto3250
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

And I thought Ronnie Scott's was small! Great club which was just about able to stage a big band (John Daversa ) and a packed house. We were pleased that they were happy to allow under 21s in - nightlife for under 21s is very...More

1  Thank 41adamt
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

We had no idea what to expect on our first visit. We finally figured out where to park and how to get to our seats. The room can best be described as extremely cozy. We loved the group we heard - Michael Thompson Group -...More

Thank Barbara H
Reviewed 24 July 2017

I honestly still don't know 100% how this place operates, i.e. if you show up with a 'reserved' seat where they will put you, where 'reserved' seats really are, etc. That said, the prices are so reasonable, just buy in advance if you know there's...More

Thank Ydnar
Reviewed 26 June 2017

Come to see some amazing music and stay for drinks and a baked potato! This is a lovely little intimate spot to spend an evening. The menu is limited - with almost any kind of toppings on a HUMONGOUS baked potato that you can imagine....More

Thank i_heart_roadtrips
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

Allen Hinds band was rockin! Loved every minute of the show. Had the Philly cheesesteak baked potato which was a favorite among customers. Make sure to buy your tickets in advance because these shows sell out! I recommend the booth seats in the back because...More

Thank Matthew Z
Reviewed 18 June 2017

This place is a hidden gem. Go for the music and the baked potato. It's not very big inside so get there early for table seating. We ended up at the bar, but I didn't mind. Staff is friendly and makes everyone feel welcome.

Thank Jennifer W
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