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Address: 211 N Virginia St, Reno, NV 89501-1407
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I'd say this is now Rockbar

Looks like Rockbar is note ghee place. It's A nice fun bar. Great atmosphere. And drinks were prices decently. Friendly staff.

Reviewed 10 July 2016
Bernardo F
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New York City, New York
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New York City, New York
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5,398 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 743 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

Looks like Rockbar is note ghee place. It's A nice fun bar. Great atmosphere. And drinks were prices decently. Friendly staff.

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Thank Bernardo F
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14 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 February 2015

Attended their recent comedy night and had a great time. Good seating, great drink service and easy to get in and out to smoke or take a call. Acoustics and sound system were perfect for a comedy setting.

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Thank Cdr1001
Truckee, California
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47 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 September 2014

I've seen about seven concerts in The Knit so far this year. I really enjoy the venue even though it's a little minimalist. The bar and security staff are very professional, but be wary of the limited seating and prepare yourself for a good crowd based on the act and the night. I've seen as few as 100 people and... More 

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Thank John F
Santa Rosa, California
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27 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 September 2014

We came here for the first time to see Justin of Blue October. We had meet and greet passes. The staff was very friendly and I saw no issues. Because of the meet and greet we were amongst the first people to re-enter for the show. Staff was very helpful in identifying where we should stand while waiting to get... More 

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1 Thank JBrisgel
Granite Bay, California
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440 reviews
92 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 May 2014

We attend 10-12 concerts a year, trying out different venues. I read several reviews about the Knitting Factory in Reno. Some people loved it others hated it. I bought tickets to see a band I could have seen 25 miles away on Sacramento but instead drove 115 miles to the Knitting Factory in Reno. The thing that drew my attention... More 

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1 Thank Richard K
Fallon, Nevada
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 April 2014

We went to see Craig Morgan 4/5/14 & we were terribly disappointed. They cram you in there like sardines & had to wait at least 30 minutes to get a beer, which for a Coors light draft was $6! Standing room only & after 2 hours of being pushed around we left, didn't even get to see Craig Morgan. Will... More 

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3 Thank Sally K
Reno, Nevada
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217 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 February 2014

I have said aloud that I will never go back there, even if the Beatles got back together or somehow Michael Jackson came back to life. Went to see a very popular band - too popular for the size of this venue, and I'm not old yet, but apparently am too old to be crawled all over and pawed all... More 

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3 Thank Sharon W
Sacramento, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 April 2013

I have been to several concerts and added another to the list when I purchased Awolnation tickets. He was performing in Reno on 04-18-2013. I have never been to the Knitting Factory before and below is a brief summery of what I encountered on the worst night of my life. I arrived way before the event started and was in... More 

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4 Thank Heather J
Sparks, Nevada
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44 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 January 2013

don't like standing for a concert all night on cement. more sitting would nice. don't like walking thru cigarrte smoke to get inside.

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2 Thank hairbiz4
Reno, Nevada
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55 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 January 2013

Those of us reaching a certain age, really like some of the performers who appear at the Knitting Factory, but standing room only created a negative desire to return. Can appreciate the younger crowed loving it.

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