Events at The Alibi
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Kingsland High StreetLondonE8 2PB
- +44 20 7249 2733
I went to the Alibi fairly recently with a friend-of-a-friend organising a DJ set. Consequently, quite happy with the music, as well as a spare room tucked away behind a corner to allow a bit of quieter conversation at times.
However, the Dive Bar-ness (especially the grossly sticky floorboards) work when you're charging Dive Bar prices. A couple of my friends complained to me, as given what...more
Nice bouncer tonight. But sadly only one star because the minute you go down the stairs and enter the joint, the horrid smell of ASS hits you. We took one look, and while the setup looks like a good place to dance, the smell was too horrid to stick around .more
Paid The Alibi a very brief visit on the night of my birthday. The place is pretty grotty and we were greeted with an unpleasant odor of smelly socks as soon as we entered. We went to the bar, had a beer and promptly left. It's worth noting that they only accept card payment for transactions over £10.more
If you fancy a posh night, do NOT walk through this doors (or wooden boards - whatever you want to call it).
My first night here, me and my friend walked down the stairs thinking we should push the "emergency door" in order to get to the bar, when a voice from the top os the stairs yelled: "Not that door, the other one". We both thought: "What other door?" Oh well, he meant that tagged "door"...more
An honest to god real dive bar in London. No food, no cocktails, graffiti everywhere and I love it.
You just don't see spots like this often in London. Oh sure, there are divey pubs that are semi-gross but a real honest to god dive bar like in the states? Few and far between.
Now, some of you might be asking, "What is a dive bar then, Alex." Well, I'm glad you asked. In a very specific...more