The Bunker

The Bunker is the dedicated dance and live space within Black Dog Ballroom NQ. The space houses a stage for live music and DJ sets, a dance floor, a ping pong table and is with its own bar and high tech light and sound system. The space is programmed various events and is also available for private hire.

Find Us

Basement Affleck's Palace,
Corner Tib Street / Church Street,
M4 1PW


Optic is extremely excited to announce our new series of monthly events- working with Black Dog Ballroom NQ and hosted in Bunker. To kick things off, we have invited down one of our favourite DJs, Harrison BDP. A true expert of house who carries a record collection that is hard to top. His exquisite production of Lo-Fi house …

Juicy takes over Black Dog NQ EVERY Friday night! They’ll be dropping the best Hip Hop, R&B, UK Garage, Funk, Soul & Bashment jams all night long – all party, no bulls**t! Entry £3 OTD after 11pm.  

Our newest space is now available to hire.  The Bunker holds 50-200 people and boasts a stage for live music and DJ sets, a dance floor, a projection screen, a ping pong table and is complete with its own bar and top spec lighting and sound systems. Food options are also available. For more information or to …

Bare Bones brings the best upcoming acoustic talent to the NQ every Monday. Come down for food drinks and some quality live music. FREE ENTRY For table and booth bookings, email