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Os Artistas

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There's no place like "Os Artistas"

An old and decaying building hosting the best meeting place in Faro. The environment is relaxed... read more

Reviewed June 3, 2016
Faro, Portugal
Meet the locals

The bar where you can meet the locals and enjoy the local atmosphere of Faro by night with great... read more

Reviewed February 17, 2016
Faro, Portugal
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3 Jun 2016
“There's no place like "Os Artistas"”
17 Feb 2016
“Relaxed and informal bar”
"Os Artistas" is one of the oldest Bars in Faro. It's part of a centenary cultural society (Sociedade Recreativa Artística Farense) and it's located in a very old and typical building with a small concert hall and an inside terrace, great for Summer...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Rua do Montepio 10, Faro 8000-300, Portugal
+351 289 823 722
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Reviewed June 3, 2016

An old and decaying building hosting the best meeting place in Faro. The environment is relaxed, alternative, underground, bohemian, you name it. There's live music, exhibitions, public debates, real live chatting with friends and a fantastic open air bar in summer. No VIPs, no MEPs,...More

Date of experience: April 2016
2  Thank Fatima_Noronha
Reviewed February 17, 2016

Very good for people how wants a relaxed, casual and informal bar. It's in a old house which makes it even more interesting. There's a garden open in good weather. Often live music and/or disco. Just great!

Date of experience: January 2016
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Reviewed February 17, 2016

The bar where you can meet the locals and enjoy the local atmosphere of Faro by night with great music.

Date of experience: January 2016
1  Thank andrevlc
Reviewed September 16, 2015

This former gentlemen's club is currently a site dedicated to the interaction between artists, tourists and local people. There are several cultural events that can range from fashion shows to stand-up comedy, painting exhibitions, etc. The site has good music, a generous bar and an...More

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank Jorge A
Reviewed August 14, 2014

Order a drink, sit back, relax and let yourself absorb the unique atmosphere around you that will keep you coming back whenever you find yourself in town! No matter if you are with a group of friends or alone, the friendly staff and locals will...More

Date of experience: August 2014
3  Thank Marko B
Reviewed August 13, 2014

A great place to go and have a good time with friends. Like most of the places in Portugal it start's to fill a bit late around 22h30 and closes around 2h30, usual you can find show's ( from theater, live concerts, DJ set, etc)...More

Date of experience: August 2014
2  Thank Luis V
Reviewed August 8, 2014

A great little gem off the tourist track! Lots of locals, great music, friendly, cozy and always fun.The night kicks off later in the Algarve then the UK so expect to start your night after 11 PM when this place starts to buzz! Go a...More

Date of experience: September 2013
1  Thank Debbie D
Reviewed April 29, 2014

An alternative, fun, cozy place to take a drink with friends. "live music" (indie pop / rock) I recommend!

Date of experience: April 2014
1  Thank celiapalma
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