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The Middlesbrough Empire

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Night out in Boro

Good for a night out dependant on your taste depends what night you should go! A little further... read more

Reviewed September 28, 2015
Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
I love this place!!!!!!!!

This place is awesome!! I don't live in Middlesbrough but every few weeks I like to pay a visit... read more

Reviewed November 28, 2016
Kelly M
Northallerton, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good7%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible30%
Sep 2, 2018
“Used to be better”
Nov 28, 2016
“I love this place!!!!!!!!”
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2 Corporation Road, Middlesbrough TS1 2RT, England
+44 1642 253553
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Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

Used to go to the Empire with friends when I grew up here, left for a few years and it isn’t the same. Everything is about cutting corners. Rooms are closed, the balcony is closed and there is little/no live music anymore. Also, when I...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Melanie295366
Reviewed November 28, 2016 via mobile

This place is awesome!! I don't live in Middlesbrough but every few weeks I like to pay a visit! The music is rock downstairs and sort of pop dance upstairs all the favourites whichever floor you're on you can recognise the songs and get your...More

Date of experience: November 2016
2  Thank Kelly M
Reviewed October 23, 2016

Best and busiest venue in middlesbrough for live music and going out on a night. Loads of rooms to choose from, so much variety.

Date of experience: October 2016
2  Thank sallwoodley
Reviewed June 7, 2016 via mobile

Terrible, it's one of the few places in Middlesbrough to go and it's not very impressive, the door staff are by far the worst trained I have ever seen and think they are high and mighty and are just plain rude, Friday night's 'Sumo' is...More

Date of experience: June 2016
5  Thank joshhL21FZ
Reviewed March 26, 2016 via mobile

Door bouncers where rude and thought they where something for wearing all black and thought they where better than everyone else, for some reason? inside was boring and not much to do, songs where very poor, felt like I'd stepped back in time, and above...More

Date of experience: March 2016
2  Thank joestone2
Reviewed September 28, 2015

Good for a night out dependant on your taste depends what night you should go! A little further away from all the other clubs and pubs but only a five minute walk. Cheap drinks and discounted entry before certain times.

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank lea2k13
Reviewed September 15, 2015 via mobile

Door staff spoil the whole feel of the night! Looking to start on people for no reason! Better places to go!

Date of experience: September 2015
3  Thank nickd523
Reviewed August 14, 2014

I Love this venue, its beautiful inside and am thrilled when my favourite bands play here as it has a very personal atmosphere.

Date of experience: August 2014
Thank newroseLH
Reviewed August 9, 2014

Great venue to see a band , drinks not too pricey either . A really good night .looks like it's been a theatre many years ago

Date of experience: August 2014
Thank Suziebelluk
Reviewed February 19, 2014 via mobile

All I can say about this place Is wow every week without fail I manage to attend and still manage to be blown away! Tunes are tunes birds and banging booze Is flowing and the bouncers are bellends but that still doesn't manage to ruin...More

2  Thank Liam T
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