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Cactos II

Estrada da Barca | Dunas Do Alvor Complex, Alvor, Portimao, Portugal
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Ranked #3 of 117 Restaurants in Alvor
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $0 - $8
Cuisines: Bar
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Good for: Families with children, Bar scene, Large groups, Entertaining clients, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Reservations, Late Night
Description: As well as being popular for the night time live music in our clean and comfortable bar, we also have a large sunny terrace near the swimming pool at the Apartments Dunas do Alvor. We hope you will find it a perfect place to relax in the sun or enjoy those long summer nights. We have a tasty snack menu from midday to 3pm and a variety of special offers on drinks during the day, with our €1 large Super Bocks and €2.50 Cocktail Specials being especially popular. We offer only brand name spirits and hope that you will find the perfect mix of pleasant surroundings, friendly staff and outstanding value for your money.We have live music every night and show Sky Sports/Setanta and ESPN for major sports events. We look forward to meeting you!
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English first
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014 NEW

Had several lunches and a couple of nights whilst on our holiday. Great friendly staff good food and drinks!! Mark and Ali are great hosts. Mr and Mrs Yorkshire xx

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014 NEW

Our 3rd year here so that says it all. Mark is excellent at entertaining, while Ali keeps the drinks flowing. A new addition this year is the lovely Shana I have never seen anyone move around a bar with drinks in her hand as quickly as her with time to chat as well! Helen with her lovely smile keeps the... More

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Waterford, Ireland
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26 reviews 26 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

As regular visitors to Alvor Cactus11 is the one venue to which we make several stops during our stay.This is for several reasons but principaly because of the fantastic value of snacks and all kinds of alchohol as well as the professional friendly service provided.I have not been at the entertainment nights yet this year but as a country and... More

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Barnsley, United Kingdom
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29 reviews 29 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

Have been going to this bar for years and it never disappoints. Superb staff and great entertainment. Worth hunting it down if you've never been before.

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9 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

Food just basic bar snacks but a great place to relax and meet people beer is of good quality and really cheap

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

after another week this year in Alvor we are finding it hard to find another bar to compare to Cactos 2 the staff run by Ali: Xana and Jane were very friendly and welcoming, we never had an empty glass!!!! Mark as always is a fab entertainer, really cant think why we would go anywhere else!!! keep up the good... More

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Mark and Alli are great hosts. Jane Jane Shannon Helen Ethan are friendly efficient bar staff. We spent a fab 21 nights in Alvor and had some brilliant nights in this bar. Great entertainment, great beer, extremely friendly staff, nothing too much trouble a lovely welcoming atmosphere. The hosts have a unique way of creating a bond amongst customers introducing... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014 via mobile

I was on holiday and we went there and I had a good time mark and alison are very welcoming and kind but the only thing is they have no wifi.

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Manchester, England, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Yet another two weeks in Alvor, frequenting Ali, Mark and the team in a cosy bar. Well priced food during the day and the banter, music and singing of Mark (the singing man) each night. Friendly and welcoming every time courtesy of Ali, Helen, Shana, Jane and co makes this a bar you can't afford to miss and one you... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
13 reviews 13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Lovely friendly staff worth a visit, good atmosphere, kids enjoyed the pool table and the space to run around

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