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Ocean Cafe

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Italian, Brew Pub, Bar, Pizza, Cafe, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
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Rua 15 Agosto | Main Square Santa Maria, Santa Maria, Ilha do Sal 4111, Cape Verde
2421895
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Today
18:00 - 02:00
18:30 - 02:00
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Sun - Sat 18:00 - 02:00
18:30 - 02:00
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Tarporley, United Kingdom
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173 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 146 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Great bar / eatery. Staff friendly and attentive, food was OK and fair price. Drinks were certainly generous portions... gin and tonics the size of a fish bowel and not that expensive.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Popped in for a few drinks, friendly staff , great selection of cocktails and prices very reasonable, well worth a visit

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Thank Stuart M
Isle of Man, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Great place to have a cocktail in Sal......Live music, cool decor, very attentive staff.......reasonably priced drinks and a fab mohito! Locals and visitors together.

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2 Thank Artytangerine1
Salisland, Proprietário at Ocean Cafe, responded to this review

Many thanks for the nice evaluation that make us feel proud of what we do, this is a great motivation for us to continue with our concept of live entertainment, good Pizzas and the best mojito! Looking forward to seeing you again soon A BIG Hug fro the Ocean Team More 

Helsinki, Finland
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the best places to spend the evening on the island. Good music, popcorn served with drinks and lovely, smiling staff. Cocktail list is enlightening!

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1 Thank lyydiay
Salisland, Proprietário at Ocean Cafe, responded to this review

Thank you for the very kindly evaluation, it is always good when we read that we are doing our job well, this is very motivating too for us continue to do what we really like to do, making all of our customers happy. A warm and Big Hug from the Ocean Team More 

Bucharest, Romania
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39 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the best places on the island. Good music, live music, a lot of popcorn and lovely cocktails. A must try!

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1 Thank brc7ar
Salisland, Proprietário at Ocean Cafe, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the kindly evaluation, we do our best to give the best experience to all of our customers every night of the Year, live music, best cocktails and Pizza and a great atmosphere! Best regards and a BIG Hug from the Ocean Team More 

Solihull, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited here on recommendation from a local after we wanted somewhere from the all inclusive we were at. 2 live bands / 2 burgers / 8 pints and table service for all and we just paid €37 !!! A bargain. The 2 live bands were good playing main stream music and local sounds with a lot of people dancing... More 

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Salisland, Proprietário at Ocean Cafe, responded to this review

Many thanks for the nice evaluation, our aim is to make our customers feel happy with all we do at the Ocean Cafe, good food, drinks and the always present live music is our main concept, your evaluation motivate us to continue our job! We hope to seeing you again soon, you're very welcome. A warm Hug from the Ocean... More 

Kidmore End, United Kingdom
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2 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited Ocean Cafe several times during our staying in Cape Verde. Lovely place, great service and absolutely great pizzas. Would recommend to everyone!

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Thank Dora S
Salisland, Proprietário at Ocean Cafe, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the evaluation we try harder to make our customers happy with all we do at Ocean Cafe, you're more than welcome so we look forward to seeing you again sooner. A Big Hug from the Ocean Cafe team More 

Bolsover, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good place. Great atmosphere. Huge drinks. DJ with all old school tunes. The place to be after 10pm. Nice and friendly.

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Thank Glenn8999
Salisland, Proprietário at Ocean Cafe, responded to this review

Thank you for your evaluation, it is always great to hear positive words about what we do and a great motivation to keep doing of what we love to do, making new friends and give them the best experience in Santa MAria. A big Hug from Ocean Cafe's team More 

Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

called in whilst exploring on the saturday night,it was busy but we were soon shown a table,good live singer and guitars on although we sat near the back i think opposite the owners table who really made a fuss and thanked us as we got up to leave derfinitely woth a stop off.

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Salisland, Proprietário at Ocean Cafe, responded to this review

Thank you for the evaluation, Ocean Cafe offers live music all round Year with different shows every night, next time taste our food and our best seller Mojito which is internationally known! Best regards More 

Alphen aan den Rijn, The Netherlands
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ocean Café offers a great ambiance for a visit at the end of the day in Santa Maria, serving nice cocktails and playing the right music for dancing. Swinging employees serve you free snacks to enhance your joy. Great place to be!

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Salisland, Proprietário at Ocean Cafe, responded to this review

Thank you for so nice evaluation, we try harder to offer the very best service, food, drinks and entertainment in Santa Mari, with comments like yours we feel more motivated to continue our policy, you are very welcome so come back soon. A Big Hug for Ocean Cafe Team More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 11 - US$ 27
Cuisine
Italian, Brew Pub, Bar, Pizza, Cafe, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
18:00 - 02:00
18:30 - 02:00
Monday
18:00 - 02:00
18:30 - 02:00
Tuesday
18:00 - 02:00
18:30 - 02:00
Wednesday
18:00 - 02:00
18:30 - 02:00
Thursday
18:00 - 02:00
18:30 - 02:00
Friday
18:00 - 02:00
18:30 - 02:00
Saturday
18:00 - 02:00
18:30 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua 15 Agosto | Main Square Santa Maria, Santa Maria, Ilha do Sal 4111, Cape Verde
  • Location: Africa  >  Cape Verde  >  Ilha do Sal  >  Santa Maria
  • Phone Number: 2421895
Description
Ocean Cafe Pub await you every day of the year, in the island of Sal, in front of the historic square of Santa Maria. We are always ready to accommodate you with so much warmth, giving to you the best local beers and international cuisine always "fresh" and with a lots of music and live concerts. The environment of the Ocean Cafe is designed to make our guests comfortable creating environments that evoke the traditions of Cape Verde, its music and its rich environment. The Pub is known on the island of Sal as an ideal place to taste the best beers but also as the "right place" to have fun and listen a lots of music. Inside the Ocean Cafe you meet the local people with the international culture and ever inside come new experiences, and yet more you can know new friends and good opportunities to learn about and explore the history, culture and the best chance present in the island of Sal. At Ocean Cafe are also available six romantic suites equipped with every comfort and able to respond to any kind of expectation. FREE WI FI !

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