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Steps Bar

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Address: Rua 5 de Outubro 2, Albufeira 8200-109, Portugal

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had a couple of drinks here its a nice place to relax with some lovely music playing in the background

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 21 October 2016
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Cavan, Ireland
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London, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

The least friendly bartender in the World. Let's not spend too much time on him, his sermon on his saint-like behaviour was pure drivel to hear. At least the Japs did the correct thing with St. Vincent and lobbed his head off. Payment demanded immediately on entrance, but we were never going to stay for another. Jason can never truly... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

Visited as used to be owned by a friend-wish we hadn't bothered. Only 2 others in whole bar and barman who loved the sound of his own voice, which was loud over the music, which was also very loud. Expected to be busy as happy hour, but still expensive for 2 beers. No atmosphere and glad to leave after 1... More 

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Cavan, Ireland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

had a couple of drinks here its a nice place to relax with some lovely music playing in the background

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

This was one of the nicest bars we visited in the Old Town of Albufeira on our recent holiday. Typical of so many of the pubs and bars in this area the bar has a nice pubby interior with great decor and furnishings and plenty of seating options both inside and outside but what sets this bar aside is the... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

Steps bar is an excellent bar located in the Old Town of Albufeira that has a fine range of drinks at very reasonable prices and is a nice bar to relax in of a night.Steps bar is a very friendly bar that offers music on most nights of the week and is located up a few stone steps by a... More 

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Wednesbury, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

We go in this bar to see the superb Martin Jonathan, A superb singer guitarist. He really is that good, the only downside is the draught superbock, Not very good. have to drink bottles or guiness, come on steps get it sorted.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

Nice enough bar with very good resident singer which considering its location is very busy. The draught beer is not very good and is overpriced but the bottled beer is cold and ok. As said we used it as a meeting place and was perfect for us

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Love it in this really quaint super cute bar. The drinks are reasonably priced and you can take them outside to the chairs alongside the wall and take in the ambience of the Old Town. The guy playing the guitar inside is ace and will accommodate most requests. Perfect little bar - we'll be back.

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Stirling, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

visited this place to see Martin Jonathan play his unbelievable set on guitar and vocals, great wee place to relax and chill out listening to a very competent musician, very good....you will not see better in the town...

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016

We went here almost every night because the live music was so good and it was a nice cosy bar where you get a good seat and most people there are there for the music, so they are paying attention to the signer and not chatting too much. Martin Jonathan is a great guitarist and singer and has such a... More 

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