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Buddy Bar

Rua 1 de Junho | Santa Maria Town Square, Santa Maria, Ilha do Sal 4111, Cape Verde
+238 951 33 74
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Great live music

If you're visiting Santa Maria you should visit this pub as well. For me usuall party route was... read more

Reviewed June 6, 2018
Shadov_Szcz
,
Szczecin, Poland
via mobile
Mixed Feelings

Really nice bar with great gins and good prices. Good live music other than Thursday 26th May when... read more

Reviewed June 2, 2018
Adam M
,
Gateshead, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good27%
  • Average0%
  • Poor2%
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“nice bar” (4 reviews)
“live music” (10 reviews)
“local music” (2 reviews)
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Hours Today: 6:00 PM - 4:00 AM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Rua 1 de Junho | Santa Maria Town Square, Santa Maria, Ilha do Sal 4111, Cape Verde
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+238 951 33 74
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Reviewed June 6, 2018 via mobile

If you're visiting Santa Maria you should visit this pub as well. For me usuall party route was starting at 9-10 pm in the local nearby, then at midnight we were moving to Buddy. Locals were very friendly and live music absolutely great. I ordered...More

1  Thank Shadov_Szcz
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Reviewed June 2, 2018 via mobile

Really nice bar with great gins and good prices. Good live music other than Thursday 26th May when the Saxophonist allowed a drunk local to freestyle sing. The lyrics were derogatory towards tourists, racist and accused tourism of not contributing to their economy. Frankly I...More

Thank Adam M
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Reviewed May 7, 2018 via mobile

Come to this place if you would like to enjoy some good local music, dancing, drinks and atmosphere!

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Reviewed April 7, 2018 via mobile

Nice bar with a very appreciable ambiance, mixed audience and at times really good music. The manager and staff are welcoming the customers and make them feel good. For dancing people, one of the best place in Sal! Recommended 🤗

1  Thank Stef C
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Reviewed April 6, 2018

nice place , friendly live music nice ambiance prices ok worth a visit other nights its quiet especially mid week

1  Thank BoroboyonTour
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Reviewed March 26, 2018

i totally love this bar, especially during live music evenings. the ambience is so cool. the drinks are good and the prices are absolutely ok

Thank Romano S
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Reviewed March 4, 2018

We went in for a drink as we were drawn to the place by the music. The atmosphere was superb and the people we met were very friendly and chatty an eclectic mix of tourists and locals, fantastic.

1  Thank helenfeest
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Reviewed February 24, 2018 via mobile

Santa Maria is full of restaurants that have local groups of musicians performing live. So you won't be short of options if you wander around listening for distant sounds that lure you into a bar or restaurant. Hotel Morabeza have musicians in their roof top...More

1  Thank keithoverton6000
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Reviewed February 21, 2018 via mobile

Cozy place with the live music, good drinks and friendly stuff. There is a free wi-fi, but the connection is not constant )

Thank Valeriya M
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Reviewed February 18, 2018 via mobile

This bar has had some great live musicians this week, the violinist last night was amazing. Great atmosphere, staff are fantastic.if you go to Sal call in

Thank maysiedee
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Alicja1
May 26, 2018|
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Response from Cecilie D | Reviewed this property |
Yes kids are welcome but the music is loud. There is a square next to the bar where kids are playing.
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