We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
Good Luck Charlie !

A cosy wee bar on the main strip of pubs in Alvor. The first visit, we got chatting to Charlie the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
inglistw
,
Dundee, United Kingdom
A Must Visit, Awesome place!

Charlie's Place is the oldest Bar in Alvor. It's worth a visit for this fact alone, but when you do... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2018
Newbridgers
,
Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
Read all 30 reviews
4
All photos (4)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good20%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“oldest bar”(4 reviews)
“good luck”(2 reviews)
About
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
15°
Dec
15°
Jan
15°
Feb
Contact
Rua Doutor Frederico Ramos Mendes 9, Alvor, Portimao 8500-018, Portugal
Reviews (30)
Filter reviews
28 results
Traveller rating
22
5
1
0
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
22
5
1
0
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviews oldest bar value for money good luck great bar quiz fella singer holiday pat drinks
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 28 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A cosy wee bar on the main strip of pubs in Alvor. The first visit, we got chatting to Charlie the young entrepreneur running the show of the oldest bar in town, a friendly fella happy to meet new people. Had a few drinks and...More

Thank inglistw
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Charlie's Place is the oldest Bar in Alvor. It's worth a visit for this fact alone, but when you do visit, you get to meet Charlie himself - the grandson of the original owner and such a lovely young man. To say that bar is...More

Thank Newbridgers
Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

I have been visiting Alvor for 14 years now and only been in for a quick drink once or twice,this trip was different,went in a settled down for a couple of drinks and fell in love with place,a warm welcome awaits everyone and it has...More

Thank gateshead2013
Reviewed 7 September 2018

Great little bar. It’s like an oasis in Alvor. Charlie is a true gent and great to chat to. A good choice of drinks too. Perfect.

Thank James W
Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

Just back from our second visit to Alvor with my husband and teenage son and Charlies Place was our favourite bar in the resort. It has a wonderful, laid back atmosphere and Charlie,the owner is extremely friendly and a great host. There's live music every...More

Thank Jacinta R
Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

Lovely little bar very friendly customers and Charlie is great enjoyed every minute in Portugal will definitely be back soon

2  Thank rebeccasmyth81
Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

Just strolled past one evening and saw a guy inside sat on a stool playing guitar and singing - popped in to have a listen and we were still there two hours later after more beers and gin and tonics than were good for us!!...More

1  Thank John H
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Like many if the reviews, we have visited alvor year after year but only stumbled upon Charlies by chance...what a must, brilliant value for money, great atmosphere what an absolute gem...

Thank binona1962
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

We've been to Alvor many times but didn't visit Charlie's until this time. Really glad we did. Charlie is a diamond and the pub is really nice with friendly clientele. Added bonus of Pat's music and Celine's quiz made for great fun. Can't wait to...More

1  Thank Explorer55606
Reviewed 1 July 2017

Nice little bar . Charlie the landlord is a good man and full of knowledge.good entertainment by pat curry.singer.and his lovely wife Celine who does the quiz night.the only thing was they don't sell superboc .but sell crystal witch is made by same company ....More

Thank johnagg59
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 24 nearby hotels
AlvorMar - Apartamentos Turisticos
314 reviews
.20 km away
Casa D'Alvor Apartamentos
15 reviews
.24 km away
Alvor Jardim Aparthotel
13 reviews
.38 km away
Vila da Praia Holiday Apartments
32 reviews
.43 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 166 nearby restaurants
Restaurante Chefe Joao
422 reviews
.03 km away
Gastrobar 13
711 reviews
.05 km away
Atascado
316 reviews
.08 km away
Piccolo Mondo
318 reviews
.07 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 57 nearby attractions
Church of Misericordia of Alvor
108 reviews
.11 km away
Church of Divino Salvador
87 reviews
.20 km away
Alvor Castle
78 reviews
.08 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Charlie's Place staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines