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Old school R&B in Lisbon

In a small, quirky venue - just a straight good night out, drink as much or as little as you like... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Marple, United Kingdom
Great live music show

We spent 2 very enjoyable evenings there, there is a different group playing each day. Great, cosy... read more

Reviewed 24 September 2018
Sara B
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Alface Hall... Alface Hall is the spot to relax and have a drink with your friends!This cosy bar/café, that was once a newspaper print-house, was totally decorated with collectable items to create a unique environment.We invite you to listen to...more
Rua do Norte 96 | Bairro Alto, Lisbon 1200-287, Portugal
Bairro Alto, Bica & Cais do Sodré
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 9 December 2015

Live music everyday, nice people, good drinks with fresh fruit, vintage decor and outstanding staff. Great athmosphere, tha vibe and soul you can experience in this place make this bar one of the best in bairro alto.

2  Thank MiguelMMachado
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Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

I'm probably quite piggy when it comes to music... This being said the live band playing here was absolutely terrible. The atmosphere was great however, so if you don't care for talented musicians and you like modern hits as well as classics, this is the...More

3  Thank Anna Sophie W
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

In a small, quirky venue - just a straight good night out, drink as much or as little as you like, put some money in the box for the band, find a seat - one of the old barber's chairs or a row of folding...More

Thank Howiemail
Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

We spent 2 very enjoyable evenings there, there is a different group playing each day. Great, cosy atmosphere, but make sure to arrive at the beggining (9 pm or earlier) if you want to get the table, because the place is very small. The musicians...More

1  Thank Sara B
Reviewed 19 September 2018

We randomly chose this bar because it had life music. The performance was nice, the atmosphere great!

Thank Elena257
Reviewed 7 September 2018

A pianist, a drummer and a singer. Simple concept, wonderfull music with a slight Jazz theme. The girl singer was great, capable of singing everything. The other two musicians were fantastic as well, capable of running different styles of music together with a fair bit...More

Thank MrRwFr
Reviewed 17 July 2018 via mobile

there was a great missisipi blues band of three, played so well that night.. unforgettable night with good cocktaiks and porto wine.. absolutely a hit place

1  Thank Oktay A
Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

We went there two consecutive nights. This is a small venue but the atmosphere is great. The bands we listened to were excellent. The staff are very friendly. The drinks are reasonably priced considering that you don't pay extra for the live music (of course...More

Thank Josephine D
Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

Exceptional atmosphere good ambiance for good live music and a few drinks The place is in the midst of bairro alto Do not miss it

Thank JoseGGoncalvesR
Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

Fun, little music venue with great selection of beer and drink. The band was awesome! Wish we had more venues like that throughout the world. Simple.

Thank travtheworld0310
Reviewed 12 April 2018

Enjoyed a great night of live music but was turned off by the rude bartenders who did not make my friends and I feel welcome. Not a lot of places to sit either.

Thank Megan H
Reviewed 6 April 2018

We came to this place accidentally just before new year and the place had really decent jazz music and was full of people. Bought some cocktails and spent some time outside. Nothing special or extraordinary, but felt good vibes and would love to come back...More

Thank Marius_Lau
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Bairro Alto, Bica & Cais do Sodre
Enjoy a cocktail, discover a jazz club, hit the dance
floor or simply grab a beer and catch up with your
friends in the street: Bairro Alto, Bica and Cais do
Sodré are the core of it all. Amazing rooftops,
restaurants, cafes, bars, art galleries, museums and
theaters abound. Start off by admiring the river from
the Santa Catarina belvedere, have a cocktail at
PARK's rooftop bar, try a typical Portuguese steak, or
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Robbie C
12 March 2018|
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Response from Adnan M | Reviewed this property |
It is different from any other place, they start at 7:00 pm and stop music at 11:00 pm