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Great little basement club

Anything goes at MSA. It's a great place to relax and do your own thing without being judged by... read more

Reviewed 29 May 2018
David E
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
via mobile
Great Night

Went to MSA last week with a group of friends. We were happy with the drinks prices and enjoyed the... read more

Reviewed 25 January 2018
Leeds, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

Anything goes at MSA. It's a great place to relax and do your own thing without being judged by the other customers or staff. It's been a club since way back in the 70s under various names and always been a good place to go....More

Thank David E
Reviewed 25 January 2018

Went to MSA last week with a group of friends. We were happy with the drinks prices and enjoyed the variation of music that was played. Bar staff were friendly and the door men we up for a laugh. Great place and look forward to...More

Thank ellysmoyle
Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

Bring back Bar 42 is all I can say! After a gig I popped into MSA - music slash art, according to the barman - for a quiet drink with a pal. Whilst there was a good selection of beers and spirits we were shocked...More

Thank travellinglights
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

Went with my boyfriend and friend and bouncers wouldn't let my boyfriend in because they thought he was on drugs, we were practically sober after only a few drinks. When I have been in before, the drinks are overpriced and it smells weird sometimes. Won't...More

1  Thank Chloerm31
Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

Best cocktail in town and that’s saying something! Seasonally reinvented original cocktail creations of the highest quality! 3 years and counting, never disappoints!

Thank Emily C
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

Well what can I say, I came to meet some friends and have a good time but I was met by unfriendly and very discourteous staff, I was thrown out with no reason whilst my friends were oblivious, when it was made aware they made...More

Thank Jon C
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

A group of us came in here, had one drink then left. Maybe we're too old and it's for youngster but the dance/rap music was awful and drinks expensive.

Thank ScottishTemplar
Reviewed 20 February 2017

'Music Slash Art' Lots of stairs. Carpeted over a few floors with what seemed to be a grubby alleyway for a smoking area. A few Mai Tai's down by this point so perception probably slightly distorted. However- bouncers portraying usual sense of superiority, whether it's...More

2  Thank MrBusey
Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

241 before 11 o'clock is absolutely brilliant and their Caiprinhas are awesome. I always like mine extra sweet and the bar staff are always extremely accommodating.

Thank Conna93
Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

Door cover charge, cheap drinks, terrible music, 8 other people in the whole venue, but most importantly the place smelled like sweaty feet. Really honking, cheesy, sweaty feet. They have a smoking terrace but it's a bit like a grubby back lane. On a plus...More

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