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Hickey's Irish Pub

Rua da Paz 7, Alvor, Portimao 8500-008, Portugal
+351 924 018 557
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The Hickey Factor

Your a fool if you don’t have a drink in the Hickey’s - it’s an incredible bar which is run by even... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Bigdogbelfast
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Lovely traditional Irish pub for good drinks. Lovely Irish family that run the place. Other bars in... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Our Family run business, Pat and daughter Jane from Limerick her partner Dave from Kerry and John from Dublin. Nice cozy pub with a big rooftop terrace!!The terrace is Great for large groups, weddings, golf prize givings, hen, stags etc. If your looking for a venue for the "day after" your wedding our terrace upstairs is the perfect location to meet up with your wedding party and chill out in the sun with a cocktail or an ice cold beer!!We show all sports on our 3 large TV's downstairs and on our large 50' screen upstairs.Good friendly atmosphere with a late night Sing Song!!! We stock: Guinness, Heineken and Sagres on draught, Magners, Kopperberg, Budweiser, Corona, Coors light, Miller, Desperados, Becks alcoholic + non-alcoholic, Sagres, Super Bock, WKD, Smirnoff Ice, Bacardi Breezer, Lucozade, Red Bull, Coke and diet coke, 7-up and diet7-up, Fanta orange, Sprite, Ice tea, slimline tonic, ginger ale, bitter lemon
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  • Very good7%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Rua da Paz 7, Alvor, Portimao 8500-008, Portugal
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+351 924 018 557
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Your a fool if you don’t have a drink in the Hickey’s - it’s an incredible bar which is run by even more incredible people.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely traditional Irish pub for good drinks. Lovely Irish family that run the place. Other bars in area have music too loud. Space can be tight there but that a sign that’s its popular

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Reviewed June 19, 2018

Hubbie & I decided on this pub as all the others in the street were really noisy with live music and we wanted to have a chat and hear ourselves speak. Lovely little pub - very busy but we managed to get a seat near...More

1  Thank Pamela P
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Reviewed June 5, 2018 via mobile

We just returned to Ireland from our first trip to Alvor a place full of charters"beautiful restaurants' picturesque buildings.we dropped into Hickeys bar and the welcome from pat owner&dave was outstanding and strangers became friends.we want to wish all the best for the future we...More

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Reviewed April 6, 2018 via mobile

Had read great reviews about this bar. Really looking forward to the "welcome and craic". Big disappointment neither appeared. Seems like a pub with a local Irish clientele which doesn't need "new" customers

8  Thank jackiemac5
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Reviewed November 25, 2017

Hello All Here I ma again raving on about Alvor while hubby's watching the football! There are 3/4Irish bars in Alvor but, in my opinion even though its the smallest Hickey's Bar is the best. No music or slot machines (yes there are TV's to...More

4  Thank john h
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Reviewed October 19, 2017

Made feel very welcome by Pat and Dave in Hickeys. Great pub for atmosphere which usually ends up with a sing song. Well worth a visit even if its just to browse through the many photos on the wall of all the old bands (see...More

1  Thank Liam G
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Reviewed October 17, 2017

What a night it was, stayed until 4am and it was still rocking. Dont go until about 12/1am but do not go to Alvor without going! There was a guy on the guitar all night and loads of people singing. Incredible atmosphere, warm Irish welcome...More

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Reviewed September 12, 2017

Popped into this bar with the hubby & got a very warm welcome , everyone very friendly , the landlord came out & shook hands with newcomers, had a really good night xx

1  Thank christine1355
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Reviewed September 8, 2017 via mobile

Went here for all Ireland hurling final, got a warm welcome at the door, lovely upstairs terrace to watch match and at half time the owner went round with sambos!! Pints were top class as well!

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RedGlitterBomb
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Response from smithyph | Reviewed this property |
Hello Redglitterbomb, I’d say it would no bother, all you have to do is ask the friendly staff, there’s pubs beside it if it doesn’t,
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