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“Great bar, and great live music”
Review of Bar des Arts

Bar des Arts
Ranked #12 of 21 Coffee & Tea in Guildford
Dining options: After-hours, Reservations
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Dining options: After-hours, Reservations
Reviewed 15 September 2013

Really enjoyed first time at Bar Des Arts - the place has a great comfortable atmosphere, with lovely evening platters. We saw a band called Her & him there, and that was really great fun. The place does great cocktails, a good list of wines and some so-so foreign beers. My grip is that on the continent (Italy, France, Germany or Belgium esp.) there would be some local artisan quality beers. I find this strange in British bars where there is a type of inverse snobbery with our own great beers, and we get served cheap and nasty lagers from Italy or Mexico that all actually taste the same. Just a thought - maybe some of the beers from littlebeer.co.uk in Guildford would be in order?

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Thank Herbie-Green
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Reviewed 4 August 2013

Having only popped in for a light lunch and coffee before, we decided to try this for an evening. We arrived before 9pm, the bar was quiet but cocktails (a huge selection) offered at 2 for 1. The live music started at 9:30 (Johnny Moody) an excelkent guitarist accomoanied by a talented singer.By 11pm the bar was buzzing with clientele of all age groups and by the time we left just after midnight the dancing had started. We will definitely be back. The bar advertises some other live music and entertainment events, some you need to pay for but look well worth it. It's is a great venue in Guildford for anyone wanting a small, unique, upmarket place for a few drinks, entertainment and fun.

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Thank Privatefly
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Reviewed 24 April 2013

As per title, when I phoned with a query, staff at Bar des Arts were very dismissive (almost to the point of being rude) and unhelpful. Unsatisfactory experience and I will never set foot in Bar des Arts.

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Thank axbxc
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Reviewed 17 March 2013

Brilliant little bar in Guildford. Great table service and good quality drinks. The live music created a really nice atmosphere.

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Thank Oliver N
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Reviewed 2 March 2013

Lovely place for a coffee, quiet and comfortable. Lively and classy in the evening with some great music/events. Very friendly staff!

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Thank Allardyced
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