We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Madness Bar


Ratings and reviews

Certificate of Excellence2019 Winner


$6 - $39
European, Portuguese
Lunch, Dinner
View all details
features, about

Location and contact

Reviews (54)
Filter reviews
44 results
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
More languages
Traveler rating
Show reviews that mention
All reviews toasties relaxing bar overlooking marina ex pats pint
Selected filters
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 44 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good bar , lovely view facing the marina Right next to the swimming pool Good crepes Drinks Salads Snacks Recommend

Date of visit: July 2019
1  Thank Jaaayde1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went here at least once a day during our recent short break...friendly service, great views over the marina and approx spritz delicious. Would have eaten here if we had time and definitely will next visit - food looked lovely

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Jane E
Reviewed June 4, 2019

Lovely place to meet for quayside drinks. Very cold beer served in frozen glasses in 35 degree heat = very welcomed indeed. The host could not have been more helpful and welcoming. Would definitely recommend a visit.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Tastebudz
Reviewed April 26, 2019

We were a party of 17 people, we preordered our food to be served at 1pm. The restaurant was empty when we arrived at 12.30pm. We had a choice of 3 main courses, the fish and chips were served cold as was the bitoque, which...More

Date of visit: April 2019
1  Thank margaretclegg
João M, Owner at Madness Bar, responded to this reviewResponded April 26, 2019

We were expecting your review. My dear lady let’s clarify some points: - Your booking was for 18 persons (as you said was pre-order) booked for 12:30. At 12:00 you gave a call saying that one of the persons could not come! As you can...More

Reviewed October 5, 2018 via mobile

Been here a number of times since June and the service has always been exceptional and friendly, despite what it says on the chalk board outside. Just a great friendly place.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Chris M
Reviewed August 26, 2018 via mobile

Hired the extra bar area around the side for my daughters birthday party. The staff were amazing and very helpful. The owners went out of their way to ensure my daughter had a wonderful time, even though they were exceptionally busy with passing trade. I...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank garygajoinery
Reviewed August 17, 2018 via mobile

Sat here outside overlooking the marina mid morning. Very chilled vibe. Attentive staff. American milkshakes a big hit with kits. Good coffee. What’s not to like? Well the prices clearly reflect the location.

Date of visit: August 2018
2  Thank richardqwrewchbjkm
Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

We decided to visit this bar after seeing the sign about a grumpy owner and thought ‘why not’. We only drunk here so I can’t review the food but the cocktails were lovely.. I can especially recommend the porn star martini and my daughter loved...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank C796URsarahr
Reviewed August 10, 2018 via mobile

What a wonderful gem of a bar. Management and staff very helpful, beautiful views out onto the marina. The food was delicious. Really recommend this bar.

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank sanitybubble
Reviewed August 10, 2018 via mobile

Had the test pina colada here. Really approachable staff. Lovely view over the marina. Will come again.

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank Ruth L
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 55 nearby hotels
Marina Club Apartments II
33 reviews
.02 miles away
Marina Club Lagos Resort
643 reviews
.06 miles away
Boutique Hotel Marina S. Roque
137 reviews
.07 miles away
Hotel Marina Rio
791 reviews
.25 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 478 nearby restaurants
Avenida Restaurante
166 reviews
.27 miles away
Quay Lagos
1,359 reviews
.12 miles away
Daura Restaurante - Bar
143 reviews
.09 miles away
Marina Bar
338 reviews
.02 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 250 nearby attractions
Marina de Lagos
340 reviews
.12 miles away
Forte da Ponta da Bandeira
359 reviews
.28 miles away
Portuguese Discoveries Wax Museum
105 reviews
.09 miles away
Statue of Sao Goncalo
88 reviews
.28 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Madness Bar staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Is This Your Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Free Listing