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The Apex

1 Charter Square, Bury St Edmunds IP33 3FD, England
+44 1284 758000
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Delicious cake, reasonable too!

Just passing by, and feeling thirsty, popped into The Apex, a modern complex with an upmarket feel... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Michael W
,
Lavenham, United Kingdom
via mobile
First class venue - will certainly come again

Visited the Apex to see Gretchen Peters concert in May 2018. Ticket collection arrangements were... read more

Reviewed 4 June 2018
millersboy2013
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northampton
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Award winning live music & entertainment venue in Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk. From classical to jazz, folk to pop/rock, comedy, family entertainment & more! The Apex also hosts a stunning art gallery with frequently changing exhibitions, plus a cafe!
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“comedy club” (8 reviews)
“great acts” (6 reviews)
“lower balcony” (5 reviews)
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1 Charter Square, Bury St Edmunds IP33 3FD, England
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+44 1284 758000
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"comedy club"
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"great acts"
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"fat cat"
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"brilliant venue"
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"modern theatre"
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"park close"
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"coffee bar"
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"sound quality"
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"single seats"
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"intimate atmosphere"
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"plenty of leg room"
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"comfortable seats"
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"great evening"
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just passing by, and feeling thirsty, popped into The Apex, a modern complex with an upmarket feel to it. Spotted a new recipe ‘elderflower and lemon sandwich cake’ which looked inviting, and at £2 a good sized slice, not unreasonable. A tea at 1.75, and...More

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Reviewed 4 June 2018

Visited the Apex to see Gretchen Peters concert in May 2018. Ticket collection arrangements were swift and very efficient Lovely modern design - comfortable seats with good leg room and easy viewing of the stage from the stalls. Theatre foyer is well laid out with...More

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Ian C, Director of Sales at The Apex, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your comments and review! We're very pleased to hear that you enjoyed your recent visit to The Apex and we look forward to welcoming you back again soon!

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Reviewed 3 June 2018

We went recently for a Gretchen Peters performance. Acoustics really good. However, we sat on Balcony but there is not mush leg room. A lovely usherette allowed us to move so that we then had room to stretch. This was our first visit to the...More

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Ian C, Director of Sales at The Apex, responded to this reviewResponded 5 June 2018

First of all, thank you for your lovely 5 Star review. As a first time visitor we understand you would not have been aware of which seats are best for extra leg room. We're pleased that one of our ushers was able to move you...More

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Reviewed 23 May 2018 via mobile

A great venue offering lots of variety in music, art and craft. Delightful. Make sure you look at the huge choic available.

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Ian C, Director of Sales at The Apex, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your review and comments! We hope to welcome you back to The Apex again soon.

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Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

A great place to see a show. The seating is very comfortable and close to the performers. The theatre is new and has good facilities.

Thank Phil L
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Ian C, Director of Sales at The Apex, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for review and comments Phil, we're pleased to hear that you enjoyed your visit to The Apex. We hope to see you again soon!

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Reviewed 4 May 2018

I Attend The Apex by myself and am a electric wheelchair user. The staff upstairs and downstairs are terrific, as I attend very often, They are always pleased to see me.(I hope!) The attendants keep an eye out to make sure I am back to...More

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Ian C, Director of Sales at The Apex, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2018

Thank you for your review of The Apex. We're really pleased to hear that you enjoy coming to The Apex and find our staff friendly and helpful, and yes - they are always pleased to see you! Thank you for spreading the word, and we...More

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Reviewed 20 April 2018

Since moving into the area we have been to a number of musical presentation at the Apex and have enjoyed all of them. The auditorium is bright. modern and appealing. It has a bar/cafe and serves pre show meals if required, although as yet we...More

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Reviewed 13 April 2018

I went to see Georgie Fame and was not disappointed. The sound was good and the venue is neither too small nor too large for comfort. This was my first time at the Apex and I expect I will return.

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Reviewed 11 April 2018

Attended the 3pm show this afternoon with our grandson. The sound was poor and the words of the singers almost unintelligible for a good part of the first half. The poor young lady playing Mole either had a weak voice or a poor microphone. The...More

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Reviewed 3 April 2018

We have attended this venue a few times and all has been good. This is the reason that on a recent shopping expedition to Bury St Edmonds we decided to use the cafe in the foyer and I wished we hadn't. We ordered a coffee,...More

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Ian C, Manager at The Apex, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2018

We’re very sorry to hear that you didn’t enjoy your recent visit to The Apex Café. We’d always recommend any problems to be reported to the Duty Manager at the time as they would have been able to offer you an alternative option or offer...More

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Sue100xx
16 June 2018|
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Response from Ian C | Property representative |
Hi Sue, Thank you for your question. Yes, we do have air conditioning. Please let us know if you have any further questions. Very best
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roy d
3 July 2016|
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Response from Marcus S | Reviewed this property |
The seating plan is available when you book your seats on-line. You can still decline tickets if the seats you prefer are not available.
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