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Superb bar and location

My wife and I came across Arcada as part of of an organised day trip to the Algarve and Spain. It... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Hugh B
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Nice bar with a large variety of cocktails

Nice bar, with very good atmosphere. On the 2 nights that we have gone there, we were very well... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2018
Abrantes, Portugal
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Plaza Da Republica De Tavira, Tavira 8800-316, Portugal
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I came across Arcada as part of of an organised day trip to the Algarve and Spain. It is located on the square of Tavira in a fantastic location that allows you to relax and watch the world go by. We could...More

Thank Hugh B
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Nice bar, with very good atmosphere. On the 2 nights that we have gone there, we were very well welcome by all the team. The ambience in the bar was very cozy. The place is well decorated, but the real thing are the cocktails and...More

1  Thank ehelkur
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

We spend a full week in Tavira and every evening we finished here, the location is very nice and the square in front is great for watching people. There is also regular entertainment although not our kind, it does bring some vibe in the area....More

Thank Martin M
Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

Absolutely terrible, they refuse serve a couple with a child because we arrived 35 minutes before close, mean while they continue serve other customers on the bar, we took a picture of they timetable and we ask why they didn't serve us, the waiters answer...More

5  Thank Pedrovaz
Reviewed 15 July 2018

Not only the best cocktails in Tavira but also one of the best I've ever had. Always busy outside on the tables and chairs and cool and funky inside. A great huge selection of cocktails and ones we had were all mixed by a clear...More

Thank CraigRMidlands
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Ideal location, decent prices & good atmosphere Top tip, buy a bottle of wine, varying from 10 euros, between 15:00-20:00 & receive a tray of tapas free

Thank etilly24
Reviewed 8 May 2018

popped into this bar on the off chance and was not disappointed. Its a lovely little cocktail and wine bar to go to, to relax at the end of an evening; there is seating inside and outside. Staff are really friendly and helpful; I believe...More

Thank Julie M
Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

Great little place, good drinks and friendly staff. Would recommend to anyone Will be returning when I’m back in the area

1  Thank Stephen R
Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

This bar consistently serves the best drinks in Tavira - no question! The standard of presentation and quality of the drinks and cocktails, would be hard to find in a top class Five Star hotel. Each drink is carefully crafted and served with pride. A...More

1  Thank M B
Reviewed 28 January 2018

One of the best bars in Tavira to watch the world go by with a beer/wine/coffee prices very reasonable.The view from the terrace was lovely and only a 5 minute walk to the Castle from here.

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