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Friends Bar

Rua da Ladeira 21a | Olhos de Agua, Olhos de Agua, Albufeira 8200-642, Portugal
+351 289 572 672
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Great place to stop on way to beach or going down for food at night - friendly and good drinks... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Mike C
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London, United Kingdom
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Lovely

Great little bar on way back from beach, or on way down for food. Friendly staff, great cocktails... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
mattclare2006
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Rua da Ladeira 21a | Olhos de Agua, Olhos de Agua, Albufeira 8200-642, Portugal
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+351 289 572 672
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great place to stop on way to beach or going down for food at night - friendly and good drinks especially good value cocktails

Thank Mike C
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great little bar on way back from beach, or on way down for food. Friendly staff, great cocktails and very very reasonable. Board games for kids. Will definitely be back.

Thank mattclare2006
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Was there 3 times last week and couldn't recommend it highly enough. Our first night was the world cup final and when we had finished the bar keeper Lisa gave us the bill. It was so cheap we thought she had made a mistake. Went...More

Thank John B
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Love this place, Lisa is fabulous and makes the best Mojitos. The bar and facilities are always spotless and we will definitely return next year

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Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

My husband and I visited friends bar owned by Lisa to watch the World Cup - what a clean (its immaculate), friendly and easy going enjoyable experience (home from home large sofa to relax on). Nothing is a bother to Lisa and she goes out...More

1  Thank Chrissie3412
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Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

I don't even know where to begin. Lisa is a fabulous host and creates an incredible atmosphere! Her cocktails are beautiful and are created with love and passion! Highly recommended. My favourite skittles daiquiri!

1  Thank bethanie v
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Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

Always try & pop in when in Olhos & this week was no exception. So pleased that Lisa is making a success of it - she deserves to. She works so hard singlehanded & always so welcoming. Will be back next month for more of...More

2  Thank brijo067
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Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

Visited having read the excellent reviews & were not disappointed. Lisa is what makes this place fabulous - she tirelessly buzzed around making sure everyone was well looked after - nothing is too much trouble & her cocktails are fab & excellent value! Cosied up...More

Thank DebbieEdge6
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Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

We love This bar it’s so welcoming, particularly because Lisa the owner is an amazing “hostess with the mostess” she makes a mean cocktail and no short measures here! She is delightful and a real genuine Irish lass. The atmosphere is chilled and real homely...More

Thank Tracey D
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Reviewed 7 June 2018 via mobile

Lisa has got everything spot on,the bar is chilled and relaxed with a proper Irish warm welcome. Such a welcoming place and the cocktails are superb.... especially the Whiskey Sour,well worth a stop off when walking up Cardiac Hill.🍹🍸👍

1  Thank MADD07
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c0b2
8 August 2018|
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Response from Lisa O | Property representative |
No I don't do food, just crisps haha!! But there are lots of lovely restaurants and snack bars close by xx
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c0b2
5 August 2018|
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Response from Lisa O | Property representative |
Thank you hiflyer44 and dawn Pablo :) hello to you too :) :) Yes we are on the hill from the post office or oceanus apartments to the beach, hope to see you soon. Just to let you know we will be closed for a week from Friday... More
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traceyraworth
30 May 2018|
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Response from Lisa O | Property representative |
Thank you highflyer and dawnpablo xx hopefully see you soon Tracey xx
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