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Fat Cat's

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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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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

You get what you pay for Cheap and cheerful basic food nice cold pint and a quiz. Did book a trip and the service from Mario was very good.

Thank stephen s
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Writing this as I'm sat on the terrace at this little place! Awesome food, beer and atmosphere! Not very inviting from the front but go inside and sit on their balcony and even use the pool next door! Lovely food full English for 4 euros and a pint of lager for 1.80, directly opposite the luna da oura hotel, fully... More 

Thank Christine E
fatcatsdiner, Owner at Fat Cat's, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review. Its great that you enjoyed what we had to offer. Look forward to seeing you again one day. Thank you More 

Tuam, Galway, Ireland
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30 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We visited fat cats this evening (my husband , 2 children & I ) it had come highly recommended on trip advisor, so decided to try it ourselves. We were not let down, my girls had chicken with pasta & fish fingers & chips , my husband had the steak with 2 lovely baked potatoes, I had the grilled chicken... More 

Thank Carmel_C_12_12
fatcatsdiner, Owner at Fat Cat's, responded to this review

Hi Carmel, thanks for the review and I am glad you found us good value for money. We are constantly improving our offers and we like to think this is reflected in how busy we are. Our latest deal is to improve our happy hour. We have decided to offer all day from 9am till 7pm a premium brand spirit... More 

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33 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Went here for evening meal after reading reviews on here. I had chilli con carne and the portion was very big. My husband had chicken breast with pepper sauce this was also a good size portion. Good value for money. Prices were very competitive - €38 for the meals and 3 rounds of drinks. To conclude, good size portions, good... More 

Thank Jdrobets
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12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Fun Nights and great end to each of our days in albufeira.....drinks, quiz's, music and laughs....and free Wi-Fi....

Thank wkdkaos
Dublin, Ireland
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Wow from the friendless of the staff to the quality of food this place is a winner for all types of family!!! Kids loved the reptile and parrot shows and games night!! Joe is a natural entertainer!!! The girl behind the bar are very friendly and helpful!! Be back next year hopefully!!!

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

Hi Sue, Thanks for the review. We try to accommodate families as we are a family run bar it just feels right to do so. Please come back next year and hopefully we can promise you more of the same . As we have now been doing for 8 years. More 

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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Third year visiting fat cats. We stopped by every evening on our way out and also on way back for drinks. Great atmosphere and friendly staff. We also ate there 3 times during our holiday, food lovely, large servings and great prices. We had to be out of our apartment in the morning on departure day and Gary let us... More 

Thank loobyscoobs
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Lady stopped me walking along and asked if I had tried Fat Cats and I said I would call in on the way back to the hotel for a drink and was pleasantly surprised a English bar with a pool and an outside seating area along with entertainment each evening and a real good food menu along with very competitive... More 

Thank MickeyD100
Albufeira, Portugal
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32 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

classic brilliant bar and eating house. Free entertainment provided in a family run bar who are very friendly and helpful. Many tourist attractions are accessible through here. Eat drink and be meery and organise your whole holiday from here :-)

Thank ColinMason
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

As a rule I usually avoid "fun" pubs on holiday but called in on a Tuesday night as the lady outside, Nicky I think, said a quiz was on. Bar staff very friendly Joe who runs the entertainment is a great host. We called in nearly every night on way back to our apartment wasn't disappointed. Never ate here but... More 

Thank Matthewholmes

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
Bar, European, British, Pub
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Takeout
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Bar scene, Families with children, Dining on a budget
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 have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?