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.
Review Highlights
have been visiting for the past 5 years,sometimes twice a year

jose his wife and daughter are great people,they make you feel very welcome,maria does a great... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Neil B
Brilliant bar! 5*s

• Free WiFi • Pool Table • Friendly Owners • Great Food • Cheap Drink Great bar, the owners are... read more

Reviewed 24 August 2018
Molly W
via mobile
Read all 76 reviews
All photos (25)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent83%
  • Very good10%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pool table”(9 reviews)
“free wifi”(5 reviews)
“pint of lager”(2 reviews)
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
Edif. Squash Rua Proj. A Rua Eng. Francisco Bivar, Praia da Rocha, Portimao 8500-735, Portugal
+351 965 484 436
Reviews (76)
Filter reviews
71 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Show reviews that mention
All reviews pool table free wifi pint of lager lovely owners watch the football clube praia great atmosphere next year jose darts pub cocktails banter 2euro holiday pdr match
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 71 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

jose his wife and daughter are great people,they make you feel very welcome,maria does a great english breakfast at a reasonable price,they do some great cocktails,we almost feel like part of the family we have been so many times,jose will put on any sport you...More

Thank Neil B
Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

• Free WiFi • Pool Table • Friendly Owners • Great Food • Cheap Drink Great bar, the owners are very friendly definitely worth going to! Highly Recommend this bar

Thank Molly W
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Really enjoyed this bar. Run by a lovely couple. Cheap drink. Also does a great English breakfast at very good price. Jose the owner always plenty of chat. Definitely give it a call if in pdr. Its right beside clube praia do rocha hotel.

Thank johndbee66
Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

This place is amazing and made our holiday. We had 4 adult and 2 children. We stayed in clube praia da rocha right next door to here. Didn't like the bar or the atmosphere in there so came across the squash bar on our way...More

Thank Megan C
Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

Hi this is next door to the club praier da rocha hotel and thank goodness. Brilliant hospitality and great place for music catching up with the 80s videos. A pool table is in bar and you can sit at bar or tables. Spent most of...More

Thank Karlw347
Reviewed 20 May 2018

We visited this bar most days during out holiday thanks to the lovely owners, great service, great food and great cocktails.

Thank Claire S
Reviewed 19 October 2017

went there every day, best breakfast around. run by a lovely couple maria and joseph, very nice welcome. my favourite place out of the whole of praia da rocha, very friendly..good beer and cocktails at a great price.

1  Thank doylekeeley
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

Awesome bar with an excellent staff and great bunch of tourists here. Great choice of booze and good music. I loved this place. Everyone here was so nice and I made some pretty great connections here. I highly recommend to visit this place. Bartender Jose...More

Thank Hanna Reena K
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

A little gem, the lady of the house made THE BEST gin and tonic in a huge glass with little bits of peppercorn etc. It has free WiFi and also does breakfast which is really cheap. The owners are lovely and friendly and there is...More

1  Thank Julia R
Reviewed 12 August 2017

We are just home .and miss the Squash Bar ..it's a great family bar .the owner Jose and his wife Maria and his daughter are all great hosts ..nothing is a bother to them ..beer is only 2euro and very large vodka is 3.50 euros...More

2  Thank margotamccarthy12
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 21 nearby hotels
Clube Praia da Rocha
943 reviews
.06 km away
Edificio Cruzeiro
6 reviews
.11 km away
Late Praia da Rocha
8 reviews
.11 km away
Hotel Avenida Praia
176 reviews
.21 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 92 nearby restaurants
Ristorante Pizzeria Volare
344 reviews
.14 km away
Squash Restaurante
405 reviews
.04 km away
Safari Restaurant
628 reviews
.25 km away
Restaurante O Barao
314 reviews
.15 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 18 nearby attractions
199 reviews
.71 km away
Algarve Discovery
154 reviews
.31 km away
Rocha Surf Shop
68 reviews
.70 km away
Praia Da Rocha
4,737 reviews
.24 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
30 May 2018|
Response from jose b | Property representative |
no, this is the squash bar, restaurant is diferent. thanks
Google Translation
Tarn W
24 September 2016|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from diskwizz | Reviewed this property |
Jose ( The Owner) usually goes away for a few weeks at the end of January for his own holiday. So yes he will be open in October but the hours wont be as long. Probably 5-6pm until late and if football is on during the... More
emmet l
27 May 2016|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from I9728SEangela | Reviewed this property |
clube praia da rocha was ok for the money we were half board so went out in evenings usually went up the strip about ten minute walk the pubs were quite lively. Usually ended up in squash bar it was small but great fun Jose... More