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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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Best Bar in Olhos

The name of the bar is so apt Lisa is absolutely fabulous so friendly & works so hard, the bar... read more

Reviewed 13 January 2018
Rhona B
,
Eastham, United Kingdom
October in the sun🌤

This bar never fails , consistently has all the boxes ticked with the host Lisa at the helm , never... read more

Reviewed 22 October 2017
david530Msport
,
Dublin, Ireland
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“great host” (15 reviews)
“cardiac hill” (9 reviews)
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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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"great host"
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"san miguel on tap"
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"great cocktails"
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"irish lady"
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"comfy sofas"
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"hot summers"
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"warm welcome"
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"cool beer"
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"little gem"
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"always greeted with a smile"
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"most nights"
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"every night"
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"lovely atmosphere"
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"relaxing drink"
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Reviewed 13 January 2018

The name of the bar is so apt Lisa is absolutely fabulous so friendly & works so hard, the bar, terrace & toilets are spotless plenty choice of cocktails. I recently bought a property in Olhos & Lisa has introduced to so many people I...More

Thank Rhona B
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Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

This bar never fails , consistently has all the boxes ticked with the host Lisa at the helm , never fails to disappoint, service with a smile 😊 and is a great host ,well done ,and all the very best with 2018 , friends bar...More

Thank david530Msport
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Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

This is a little gem of a bar! Nestled on a slope into the resort this was the perfect place to stop for drinks before heading back to our apartment. Run by a lovely Irish lady who couldn't do enough for you and always remembered...More

1  Thank Donna W
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Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

The bar is placed nerby our hotel, and on our way home one day from a restaurant we saw the place. We thought it looked nice and went in. The host is very friendly and always has a smile on her face. She also makes...More

Thank Lene M
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Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

Myself and my wife visit Olhos D'Agua every year, while on our holiday this year we dropped into Friends cocktail bar. When I say this little bar was buzzing it would be an understatement! There was a fantastic atmosphere and everyone was so relaxed and...More

Thank Pat K
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Reviewed 9 September 2017

Visited Friends and used it every night of our holiday. Lisa is a wonderful host never stops working and finds time to spend a bit of time with everyone. Makes everyone feel welcome. Has a good sense of humour. If you are in olhos de...More

Thank keith s
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Reviewed 9 September 2017

This was the third time to this beautiful resort. You must visit FRIENDS BAR, great place, Lisa is a great host makes you feel welcome. Very friendly atmosphere and clean.

Thank Shytots
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Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

I visit this bar regular Lisa works her socks off to please everybody and her drinks are fantastic The bar is well equipped with 5 large screen tv's for all the sport , comfy seats and is always spotless including the toilets ,the bar also...More

1  Thank steve47Sheffield
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Reviewed 23 August 2017

My husband and I visited Friends Bar during our stay in Olhos de Agua. I highly recommend a stop to this bar if you are anywhere in the area. Fantastic atmosphere, amazing cocktails and lovely host! Definitely a highlight and only wish we had discovered...More

1  Thank jjler0ux
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Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Lisa is indeed a great host. Really good service and on the nights visited there was a good atmosphere. Feels a little soulless if there were to be a criticism but certainly enjoyed our time spent here. The sights you see mid way up cardiac...More

Thank coosebain
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littleoldwinedrinker
16 January 2018|
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Response from Rhona B | Reviewed this property |
No Friends Bar opens on the 12th March Oasis Bar might be open though they show all sports there
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Alan H
28 August 2017|
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Response from lisa o | Property representative |
Hi Alan, I'm sorry for the delay in getting back to you. I've checked and that game is on at 12, I open in the evening from 6.30, so unfortunately I won't be showing the game. however, there are a number of bars round the... More
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Oggy4540
8 April 2017|
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Response from lisa o |
hi we have San Miguel on tap and in bottles we have sagres, Budweiser, corona and desporado we also have in cans John Smith, Guinness and ciders we do magners, strongbow and somersby :)
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