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8 Talbot St
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire NG1 5GG


0115 950 6547



About this Venue

Rock City erupted in Nottingham back in 1980. Since then it has been the flagship venue in the UK for Live Music and Club Nights. We have held artists from the likes of Nirvana, Madness, Def Leppard, The Pouges, David Bowie, The Ramones ,Guns And Roses, Ozzy Ozbourne,The Cure,Rage Against The Machin read more


Type of Night

Quiet Drink, Date Night, Chilling with mates, Chatting & Drinking

Venue Features

VIP Booths & Tables, Guest List

Dress Code

Casual / Relaxed

Venue Type

Live Music, Gigs

ROCK CITY, 8 Talbot St 8 Talbot St, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire NG1 5GG


Donna Jane

Rock City has some great bands playing there. In my opinion though, they cram way too many people into the place, so that sometimes you can't move. I've often thought that they must be over capacity, so now, I always stand at the back. The security come across as quite aggressive, luckily I've neve read more

Darrell Moreira

Now that I'm a old git I only come to Rock City for gigs. There is always really good sound and the view of the stage is good from pretty much everywhere. Thats the important part. My 2 gripes are the state if the toilets and the bar prices. £6 for a can of Guinness and bottle of water....yikes! If read more

Owain Pace

Great venue but could be even better. Literally just one or two more bar staff would be great. Better selection of beer would be welcome, many people have moved on from crap like Carslberg, it's not the 1990s any more. How about some Nottingham or Castle Rock Ale? But the staff were friendly, great read more

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