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Rua de Dunfermline, Albufeira 8200-278, Portugal
+351 966 799 779
9:00 am - 1:00 am
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Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 1:00 am
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is our second visit to Portugal and we made sure to visit fat cats this is a lovely friendly bar that serves great food what more can I say it's definitely worth a visit!

Thank Julianne B
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great food good prices just a short walk from beach my girls loved the quiz night and animal show there is also a put door pool for customers to use great breakfasts free wifi very good pub

Thank Jenny C
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a lovely little bar very welcoming owner and staff very friendly food and drink very reasonable portions absolutely fab enjoyed it so much we will be back thank you to all staff for looking after us first visit and we loved it especially the ribs thanks to all for making our stay very enjoyable

Thank Denise M
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Went in the evening for a few drinks and really enjoyed it. It was busy and lively Compared to a lot of the other places we had been. There was games and other things for the children to do and at 10pm there was a quiz on which we came second in. Would have visited a lot more had we... More 

Thank Marc R
Leeds, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 30, 2016

this venue is a must for all visitors,open in the morning for breakfast,then open for the rest of the day until early hours.This bar is a family run bar that serves meals of very good value for money upto 10pm.They even do a take away service if required,the staff Ben,Jack Gary and Michelle are always smiling,whilst serving a good cold... More 

Thank et19632016
Lincoln, uk
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26 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 29, 2016

This place can only be judged on the type of places people like to eat, we popped in here as nowhere was open near our hotel when we arrive on our hols. To be honest first impressions were good large portions with a nice atomosphere. A typical x pat bar with sport on the tv with the smell of cigerette... More 

3 Thank nikinunu
fatcatsdiner, Owner at Fat Cat's, responded to this review

Your first experience with us was the more normal one. We are not really an ex pat bar and the group of singers you are referring to are all tourists like yourself. They were not really doing any harm so I couldn't say too much. They are all returning regulars and never cause me any trouble. They did not swear... More 

Urmston, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 28, 2016

Liver, bacon, onions chips and salad meal was delicious , looks great for families with little ones Thankyou

Thank Trish H
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 27, 2016

My yearly visit to Albufeira would not be complete with a daily visit to Fat Cats Bar. Michelle and Gary still own it phew and as usual a warm welcome from all. It feels like I am visiting family now ☺️ The food was excellent, the toilets immaculate, held my cases, made fresh sandwiches for the plane and we're basically... More 

1 Thank Jacqueline H
Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 27, 2016 via mobile

Bit of a hidden gem really as it's off the beaten track but well worth the small diversion. Staff are super friendly & the quiz was good fun, so much so we're going back tonight 👍

Thank NeilA1973CP1983
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 27, 2016

Ate here twice during our week holiday, staff are really nice and the atmosphere is great. Highly recommend the fish and chips. Worth a vist.

Thank joeva1

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Bar, European, British, Pub
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi
Good for
Dining on a budget, Bar scene, Large groups, Special occasions, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 am - 1:00 am
9:00 am - 1:00 am
9:00 am - 1:00 am
9:00 am - 1:00 am
9:00 am - 1:00 am
9:00 am - 1:00 am
9:00 am - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua de Dunfermline, Albufeira 8200-278, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Albufeira
  • Phone Number: +351 966 799 779
Family run entertainment Bar that offers good homemade food. We make nearly everything ourselves.
Loads of entertainment from Fun Quizzes, Karaoke,Comedy hypnosis shows, Parrot & Reptile Shows etc etc . We have a lovely sun terrace and pool that our clients are allowed to use. All in all something for everyone.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?