The Purple Turtle is a lively DJ bar in the heart of Camden with a warm and friendly atmosphere. They offer a wide selection of cocktails and beers from all over the world, plus a fantastic line-up of entertainment from live acoustic music, DJs, market,to wild cabaret performances. Entry is free. Catering for private parties of up to 150 people is available upon request. They also have a cash machine and daily Happy Hour offers.
This content has been supplied by Purple Turtle Camden
Venue Details & Map
Purple Turtle Camden
61 - 65 Crowndale RoadCamdenLondonNW1 1TN
- +44 (0)20 7383 4976
- Public transport:
- Mornington Crescent, Underground
This is London but there aren't enough venues with good stages and great lighting / sound. No wonder I am so glad to see The Purple Turtle revamped as a place to have a really great Camden Town experience with mates.more
I've been here several times. The crowd varies from night to night based on the bands playing. I was in town, coincidentally, on a night when my friends band, Cinema Strange (from California) was playing. I bumped into a lot of friends (also from California) who were now living in the UK or elsewhere in Europe. Fun night! The venue is pretty cool, the sound is good, the stage is a good size...more
I have been here a few times, to watch some bands play, been to a few Drum and Bass nights, and for a screening of an animation competition.
It is a fairly laid back venue, and a few year ago I do remember a girl selling laughing gas in Balloons, which made the whole night even funnier. The staff didnt seem to mind, or just turned a blind eye.. hard to do when the cue for balloons was over...more
I went to university in Reading, and the Purple Turtle was the only 'alternative' venue there. Consequently I basically lived there, and the place holds many happy memories for me. When i moved to London i was excited to sample the London branch of this bar, see if it had the same 'Cheers goes goth' feel of the Reading bar.
I was left wholeheartedly disappointed, but i guess this was always...more