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Great old school live music venue

Fun little live music venue above a bar in the heart of Hockley. Inexpensive night out listening to... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
England, United Kingdom
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Live Music

A downstairs bar & a upstairs night club/small live music venue that frequently as up and coming... read more

Reviewed 3 April 2018
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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A Bar, a Music Venue and Nightclub in Nottingham, UK. Universally regarded by locals and students alike as one of the best places to hang out, party and listen to live music in Nottingham - the Bodega is a must visit venue that has been at the very...more
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23 Pelham Street, Nottingham NG1 2ED, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fun little live music venue above a bar in the heart of Hockley. Inexpensive night out listening to good live music, small enough to feel friendly, but big enough to get a good crowd in. Small stage with good sight lines from the floor. There...More

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Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

A downstairs bar & a upstairs night club/small live music venue that frequently as up and coming bands playing. The beer while not cheap is fairly reasonable for a club/music venue. The downstairs bar is comfortable & attracts a young/student crowd.

Thank gramsci1966
Reviewed 30 March 2018

Went on a Saturday night with friends, it was quite bad, awful people there and the bodyguards were nowhere to be seen. Wouldn't recommend at all. The only plus side is that drinks are quite cheap and the music wasn't that bad. The downside is...More

Thank Alexandru D
Reviewed 4 January 2018

I returned to Bodega for a few cheeky cocktails on my birthday and I certainly was not disappointed. The apple pie cocktail and the pornstar martini are both amazing; not badly priced either, particularly if you go during happy hour. Plenty of comfortable seating within...More

Thank BeckyWalker92
Reviewed 13 December 2017 via mobile

Visited twice during our weekend in Nottingham last weekend and really chuffed to have stumbled across this place! Staff were friendly and service was quick; love the happy hour specials and the atmosphere was fab...lovely for the Christmassy time of year! We even managed to...More

Thank Louise H
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

Nice location, reasonable priced drinks and friendly staff. Quirky little venue! May well return in the near future.

Thank DaveSharman
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Great venue for live music, can see some great talent here, reasonably priced alcohol too, worth seeing music here

Thank Emmsybo
Reviewed 3 September 2017

Went to see Mo Pitney country artiste. Very intimate atmosphere where you can gell with the artiste. A stand up only venue. Drinks reasonable in price & for us older people stools were provided for 70 year old legs. Friendly staff are employed & I...More

Thank Alan A
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Loved this place anyway but have expanded drinks selection and upped the house spirits to decent brands

Thank Joss H
Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

We stumbled upon this bar and were so surprised at how cheap the drinks were! Great value before 9pm we had a pint of larger and a rum and coke and it came to £4.50! Not the usual city prices. Great atmosphere and busy but...More

Thank daniellejbut
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29 June 2018|
Response from QuizzicalCat | Reviewed this property |
Not completely sure, but I have not seen any reservations
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24 March 2017|
Response from Joss H | Reviewed this property |
Curfew is 10pm and doors are usually 7 so about 8.30/9 for headline. They always post time on FB and Twitter on the day