With “great” rock bands and “bartenders that you want to take home”, this “high-end” Downtown club below Doolin’s Irish Pub attracts a “hot”, “younger crowd”; you “do feel like you’re in a cellar”, albeit a “stylish, urban” one – just beware, the joint is also “a true meat market.”
The Cellar inhabits that netherworld between dance club, bar, meat market, and personals ads. Dance-club characteristics include a cover charge, small dance floor, and a DJ who mostly spins Top 40. But Cellar patrons are far less interested in groovin' than they are in meeting other Cellar dwellers, a process facilitated by a wall-length message board upon which pickup lines are posted.
Weekends here see bigger crowds and lots of choice grade Granville Strip loin, but Wednesdays and Thursdays feature rock and hip hop DJs packing the dance floor. You're more likely to get chatting about the Canucks than Kierkegaard, but even the cougars here are mostly harmless. Drinks are as fruity as the guys aren't, and if you came to get close to a member of the opposite sex, there's prime... more
Karaoke ... if thats your thing come in here on a week day. Just came from a dance club with a little more spunk and almost fell alseep.. sorry celler.
I've never been here clubbing, only as a music venue. I like going here, the drinks as good, reasonably priced. The bands were great, lots of variety. Servers don't harass you to get drink refills, bartenders are cute, friendly and sometimes even throw a bit of flare into their service. I like the atmosphere, very, pub-like, it is underground as noted and I love that, a cozy hole in the ground,... more
Smells like pee
Glass all over the floor
Can touch the ceiling with my hand
People dressed in sweat pants
Terrible DJ who can't mix if his life depended on it and awful song selection... Justin Bieber, seriously?
Always free tickets before 11pm (I wonder why)
Lounge under stone archways or in the VIP room. The Cellar Presents DJ Johnny Awesome Wednesdays, Underground Thursdays, DJ Joe Pound plays top 40 and hip hop (F-Sa).
Cellar Nightclub The offers these services: cabarets, night club.