Taberna de Lagos
Taberna de Lagos consists of various areas inside a grand traditional mansion in the heart of Lagos, including a restaurant area, hip bar and lounge. Live music features on Mondays, usually fado.
1 Rua Doutor Joaquim Tello, Lagos |
0919 426 240 |
Julia's Beach Bar
A little west of Faro, Julia's is a long-established bar-restaurant where you can chill out right on a fantastic beach. There's occasional live music, too.
Praia do Garrão, Almancil |
289 396 512 |
Wedged into a rockface overlooking a sandy beach near Alvor, you'd be hard pushed to find a more alluring spot for a white port or cocktail. It also serves good seafood and hosts occasional party nights, when low key becomes buzzing.
Aldeamento da Prainha, Praia dos Tres Irmaos |
282 458 503 |
One of the hippest bars on Albufeira's strip, though only open weekends at this time of year. Top DJs frequently guest here, as have big names including Ms Dynamite and Pixie Lott.
Avenida Dr Francisco Sa Carneiro, Praia da Oura, Albufeira |
289 590 280 |
There's something for everyone at this tall building in the heart of Lagos. Each floor offers different sounds and different vibes, from raucous to relaxed. The roof terrace is the ultimate chill-out zone, with superb views over town. Open until 4am.
105 Rua 25 Abril, Lagos |
282 761 019 |
Columbus Lounge Bar
Faro's most fashionable bar is tucked under the arcades of a former hospital. Inside there's a warren of rooms, though prime spots are the comfy outdoor seats on the terrace facing the marina. There's also occasional live music.
13 Praca Dom Francisco Gomes |
917 776 222 |