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Bailey's Cafe Bar

₹₹ - ₹₹₹, Cafe,
Santa Maria, Ilha do Sal, Cape Verde
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good25%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (7 reviews)
“pizza” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, Cafe, Pub, British, Vegetarian Friendly
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Santa Maria, Ilha do Sal, Cape Verde
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1 - 10 of 367 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

We escaped here away from the awful food in our hotel - great fish and chips friendly staff . Nice and relaxed atmosphere- lots of people used the pub and I noticed the Thomas Cook reap eating there too!

Thank Doreen M
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited this great bar on a few evenings and enjoyed a good pint of Super Bock. This bar has a great family feel and is run by two people from South Yorkshire.It has been going for about eight years. They have free wifi which...More

1  Thank Rick W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

English run bar. Great for toasties etc. Went for an evening meal one night but was disappointed had the lemon chicken but I think it was all microwaved. chicken was very tough.

Thank PhilJanTimperley
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You must visit this place at least once... Great atmosphere, lovely people and great food. Live sports on Sky TV, entertainment for kids too. Be sure to pay them a visit and enjoy a cold PINT...

1  Thank CraigShipton
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Came here to watch the Mayweather v Macgregor fight. Rep said to be there for 12. Got there for 11pm. Plenty of room, met by a miserable bar man and had some drinks. Stayed for the fight, the woman owner was friendly enough. This was...More

Thank tritaffy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We called in here as we were walking by for a quick beer. Friendly staff, nice English bar and reasonable prices. Free WiFi. Food looked good too. Would recommend a visit.

Thank weekendgypsie
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

the owner provided us with a warm welcome, great food, great prices, and a serives to take us back to the hotel

Thank alana24656
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On recommendation we went to watch the football. There were 3 different games on the screens. The beer was nice and cold and the food looked very nice although we only had a few drinks. (A good place for men to escape to)

Thank Suzanne S
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Dave was a great host, and considering we just popped in for a quick drink, we had a bit more which resulted in a sleepy afternoon. We would certainly recommend a visit, and raise a glass to dave and Vicky. We didn't try the food...More

Thank Chris C
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

We went out to Santa Maria for the morning and walked to Bailey's it was very good food I recommend the Chicken and Bacon wrap! If you are in sal you should try Bailey's

Thank AlexIsSoAlex
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Questions & Answers
5 December 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from sircsol | Reviewed this property |
Hi only got this message this morning 06/12/2016, but have contacted Baileys & they know these people & will pass on your sad, sad news.
18 August 2015|
Response from LeicesterBabyv | Property representative |
It is Cape verdian escudos, which you can only get on the island but euros are used all over as well.
17 December 2014|
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Response from razorfight | Reviewed this property |
Don't own the bar, only reviewed it on a visit to Cape Verde. Looks like your asking everyone who's reviewed it for accommodation as opposed to the owner
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Santa Maria, Ilha do Sal, Cape Verde
  • Location: Africa  >  Cape Verde  >  Ilha do Sal  >  Santa Maria
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