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Great American Music Hall

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Standing room only for the most part.

It's a good space but for the younger people. 98% I think of the space is standing room only. So if... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
VolleyinSF
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San Francisco, California
An eventful life story

It is highly decorative and a landmark in the Tenderloin district. With a facade of overall dark... read more

Reviewed 30 October 2018
permia
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Ireland
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One of the oldest and nicest clubs in the city, hosting a wide variety of musical acts.
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859 Ofarrell St, San Francisco, CA 94109-7005
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's a good space but for the younger people. 98% I think of the space is standing room only. So if you don't like standing up for hours on end you would not like this place. (I could be wrong maybe sometimes they do add...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 30 October 2018

It is highly decorative and a landmark in the Tenderloin district. With a facade of overall dark red, alcoves at ground level and gorgeous ornate features, it is an arresting sight. Dating from 1907 at a time of post-earthquake reconstruction, it has had a number...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank permia
Reviewed 24 September 2018

Nice old theatre has a new life showing concerts. Its ornate and a little beat up but pretty well cared for. The staff was polite and efficient. The sound system was top notch. Go see a show there. Pretty intimate.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank tomjet3
Reviewed 2 April 2018

Caught the show on the evening of St. Patrick's Day 2018. Historic venue with decent acoustics. They have a full bar. They also have seating and food depending on the type of show being offered. The only negative we saw is there is no parking...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

First time at this place.... We bought tickets to a concert and had an invitation from the artists record label for a pre show meet and greet. The security staff was very un accommodating. They treated us as if we were trying to lie our...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank DZ4SHEZ
Reviewed 12 November 2016

We attended a concert last night for Damien Escobar and had early entry tickets. Our tickets were at will call and there were two separate lines. Luckily I asked people in the two lines, what the lines were for. One was for general admission and...More

Date of experience: November 2016
1  Thank KWong55
Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

I attended the Lizz Wright show last night and appreciated the great service from the wait staff. The drinks were great and I didn't have food, so no comment on that part. In its prior life, it was a bordello. Now as a music hall,...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Anthony H
Reviewed 6 August 2016

One of my favorite Grateful Dead recordings and performances was made here in 1975 and I've been wanting to visit for years. My chance finally came when Hayes Carll was playing there in July 2016 and I was already planning to be in SF. The...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank worldfamousjeff
Reviewed 27 June 2016

Went to see a show with dinner. The show was great ! ! ! The dinner not so much. I had the fish and chips. The fish was Over battered Over cooked and mostly oil from the fryer. I liked the room and loved the...More

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank CUJOOO
Reviewed 26 March 2016 via mobile

The venue was awesome. Cam was awesome. A very comfortable place to see an entertainer. The set up allows for a very personal show. Will definitely be back.

Date of experience: March 2016
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