Atmospheric and distinctive late-night bar offering a great lineup of gigs and club nights, bargain drinks and Mexican-inspired food menu courtesy of the Squid & Whale.
Back in August 2016 music bar Nice'n'Sleazy invited the Squid & Whale, who previously had a bar-diner on Great Western Road, into their kitchen for a pop-up and it proved so popular they decided to move in indefinitely. Tacos take centre stage, with a variety of creative meat options (slow-cooked pork with red onion and mango) as well as vegetarian and vegan choices. The chipotle-dusted, pan-fried red snapper taco is smoky with a fresh Mexican slaw adding a satisfying crunch. High-quality ingredients and careful cooking shine through, there's no sad beef mince here – the carne asada burrito is packed with tender marinated steak strips. Nachos layered with spicy cheese and salsa fresca are ideal as accompaniments or for sharing over beers. Nice'n'Sleazy continues to do what it does best: a great lineup of gigs and club nights, bargain white/black Russians and a grungy décor of graffiti scrawled walls. With the addition of the Squid & Whale it can add delicious, Mexican-inspired food to its brag list.
- Provides: Vegetarian options (at least ¼ main courses), Gluten-free options, Children's portions, Children's high chairs, Wheelchair access, Free wi-fi
- Music on stereo: alternative/indie/metal/rock
- Live entertainment: Live bands and club nights throughout the week
- Capacity: 120
- Largest group: 8
- Open since: Venue 1990; The Squid & Whale 2016
- Number of wines sold by the glass: 5
- House wine: £15 per bottle
Events at this venue
There are 6 events at this location
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Connor Clark And The Matador Kings + TheSocial
Connor Clark And The Matador Kings plus support from TheSocial plus more live at Nice N Sleazy
Sat 4 May
£6 / 0141 333 0900
Blues and rock by the singer-songwriter and guitarist from Finland.
Sat 23 Mar
£15.75 / 0141 333 0900
Keston Cobblers Club Live At Nice N Sleazy's - Glasgow
Keston Cobblers Club return after a two year Hiatus with special, intimate UK headline tour to celebrate the release of their fourth studio album 'Siren'. What a fantastic discovery Bob Harris, BBC / legend Rambunctious folk and joyous elemental pop The Guardian Ear-worm melodies Financial Times Wondrous.hugely…
Wed 10 Apr
£16.50 / 0141 333 0900
A queer cabaret show including live music, drag, poetry, comedy and performance art.
Thu 14 Feb
£5 / 0141 333 0900
- 19:30 – 23:00
Stara Zagora EP Launch + Special Guests
Stara Zagora 'One Way Ticket to the Moon, Please…' EP Launch
Sun 10 Mar
£6 / 0141 333 0900
Swearin' is the kind of band that comes around, at best, once a decade. Thankfully for us, they've come around twice. After releasing two beloved full-lengths, 2012's Swearin' and 2013's Surfing Strange, the Philadelphia band quietly put things on hold. It was due, at least in part, to the band's main songwriters…
Fri 1 Feb
£9.90 / 0141 333 0900
Reviews & features
Best bars for live music in Glasgow31 May 2018
The city's best spots for good grub and good tunes
From quirky vegan hangouts hosting sessions with local musicians to late night music bars with good food offerings, Glasgow has a whole range of restaurants and cafés playing live music at all hours.
Bar Crawls: Glasgow - The Sauchiehall Street Saunter18 Nov 2011
Making the most of Glasgow city centre drinking
Both ‘pub crawl’ and ‘Sauchiehall Street’ can evoke images of large groups of revellers staggering from one ropey watering hole to the next, the night hurtling towards a climax of kebab sauce and lost cloakroom tickets. Well this route aims to redress…
Nice‘n’Sleazy’s1 Oct 2008
A long-standing Glasgow institution, Sleazy’s can boast great food, great bands and the best jukebox this side of New York reckons David Pollock.