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Scooby's Pool Bar

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Gale, Albufeira, Portugal
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Dining options: Breakfast, Brunch, Dinner, Lunch, Delivery, Late Night, Outdoor Seating, Reservations

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  • 154
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  • 27
    Very good
  • 12
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Should be rated OUTSTANDING!

Back to Scoobys again this year as you are guaranteed excellence in every area. Food, service and friendliness. The most amazing thing about this bar is that every year without fail it has obvious amounts of money spent on it to keep it in absolute top condition. It isn't just clean....its... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 24, 2015
Janine R
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London, England, United Kingdom
Good for:
  • Families with children
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198 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
London, England, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015 NEW

Back to Scoobys again this year as you are guaranteed excellence in every area. Food, service and friendliness. The most amazing thing about this bar is that every year without fail it has obvious amounts of money spent on it to keep it in absolute top condition. It isn't just clean....its spotless everywhere! Going for breakfast and seeing the gardeners... More 

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

If your on holiday and are a bit stuck for what to do i reccomend this bar. whether your a couple or a big family of all ages it has something for everyone!! Outstanding service, friendly staff, they make you feel welcome and part of the team. The cleanliness is immaculate, food great and fantastic value for money. This bar... More 

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015 via mobile

Brilliant amazingly clean and well kept if it hadn't been for the date in the mini golf cement I'd have thought it was newly opened. Lovely swing park,decent pub grub lots of additional services offered, excellent 5+ stars from me :)

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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

We were staying in a villa about a five minute drive away and Scooby very kindly came and picked us and our 3 kids up (and took us back too!!) each and every time we visited!! Much appreciated Scooby!! :-) The food is great, especially the home made chilli and the eggs that come from the chickens outside!! There is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

Quite simply a fantastic place to be! This lovely pool bar in Sesmarias, Gale is a real gem of a place. Fantastic for all ages especially families. It offers a great bar, pool, crazy golf, pool table, children's park, football games and other sports on the TV, birds, Terrapins and much more plus home grown salad. Bar is very modern... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015 via mobile

We spent a wk in albufeira and it was spent in scoobys simon hes wife and her sister tara were fab we would highly recommend this well family run business to anyone all scoobys staff were fab ,great laughs were had and loads of great memorys were made ,tks so much guys and we,ll c ye next year xx

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kent
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17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

We are a family of 4, boy 11, girl 9, Dad & Mum. We love this place. The staff are fantastic, so helpful and caring, always looking after us and all their customers. Kids have a fab time, good size pool, with slide, shallow and deep end, crazy golf, playground, pool table. Good selection on menu, and very tasty food,... More 

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2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

My first time abroad and Scooby's has made it amazing! We have a family of 6 and friends with us, old and young children and entertaining for all! A pool table and games and a pool with slide and park and so much more! Amazing food and great service! Lovely waitresses and waiters so friendly and welcoming. Highly recommend!! Thanks... More 

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

We return to Scooby's after having a excellent time last year.Scooby and staff are as friendly as ever and can't wait to return again later in the year.Thanks for all your help and see you all soon.

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Birmingham, England
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4 restaurant reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

We heard about Scoobys from Villa PLus as somewhere that would pick us up from the villa at the end of our holiday and as long as we had lunch at the bar we could stay there while waiting for our airport transfer from Resort Hoppa. The Scoobys vehicle turned up promptly and we had a very enjoyable afternoon using... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Gale, Albufeira, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Albufeira

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: British

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?