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201 E Broadway, Salt Lake City, UT 84111-2413
+1 801-519-8900
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Austin, Texas
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81 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I've had fun doing Karaoke in over 26 states, on my way to singing in all 50, plus DC! This is probably the worst bar I've come across for Karaoke!!! The favoritism and bribes cause for a slim chance to sing. I actually love in Salt Lake City and frequent this bar. Even though I'm a local and frequent patron,... More 

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Thank Asher P
Cologne
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

the duelling pianos is a nice event ... but I had to leave after 30 min because of the horrible sound ... nobody seemed to care

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Thank DingoSchmitz
Clearfield, Utah
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35 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 May 2016

This was such a fun night for us. If you want to drop money on the pianos to get your song played, go for it, but I found the musical selection to be all over the place with many of the normal songs you'd expect. They even have a gong so if someone's song selection stinks, you can pay up,... More 

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Thank Jesse B
Murray, Utah
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244 reviews
166 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2015

Another nightclub with typical Utah pours. The bartender was the only redeeming factor of the experience.

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Thank PaulVA009
Eugene, Oregon
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107 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2015

We went on a Saturday night with the dueling pianos and it was pretty fun, but one of the two had such a bad mic we couldn't understand what he was saying or singing. I'm pretty sound sensitive and the overall acoustics made it only tolerable for about an hour. There was a buzz and the reverberation made it hard... More 

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Thank galavantersjoy
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20 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 May 2015

If you've ever been to a dualing pianos performance, you know the drill. Put your money up for song requests and the biggest tips get first consideration to play or not play a particular song. They did birthday jokes and funny/raunchy tunes as well. The cover was $5.00, which wasn't bad and the drinks are the going rate for a... More 

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Pocatello, Idaho
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48 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 February 2015

The Tavernacle is great place to go for fun, music, dancing.....the piano players are awesome! They can be a bit crude, but it makes for a "never a dull moment" kind of night!! Take your ones ($1), your list of favorite songs, your best friends and your sense of humor and you're sure to have a GREAT night!

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Thank Football_Mom422
Colorado
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38 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 January 2015 via mobile

Went on Saturday night, dueling pianos....very entertaining and fun. The service was solid and drinks were good.

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Thank Monty G
Riverdale, Utah
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139 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2014

This is really a bar not sure they even had food or at least it was not offered to us. Great atmosphere. They have dueling pianos. No cover on the Saturday night that we went. Would have given it a five but drinks were watered down. Not worth the $6 they charged. We did have a ton of fun here.... More 

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Thank rogich24
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2014 via mobile

Had such an amazing experience with these guys. The bar is so friendly and a fantastic night out. The pianists are all so talented and just loved every minute it. Thanks all for making our trip so memorable. Much love from ENGLAND!!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$17
Cuisine
Pizza
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Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
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Groups, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 201 E Broadway, Salt Lake City, UT 84111-2413
  • Location: United States  >  Utah (UT)  >  Salt Lake City
  • Phone Number: +1 801-519-8900

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?