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In need of cool drink

By the marina lovely cool breeze and long cold beer for me and fresh fruit juices with ginger for... read more

Reviewed August 1, 2018
melparker56
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Exmouth, United Kingdom
via mobile
Jazz playing

Live jazz most nights whilst sipping a large drink with views out to sea, it does get busy so get... read more

Reviewed May 23, 2018
johnhp702
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Derby, United Kingdom
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Mercado da Verdura loja 47 abc, Olhao 8700, Portugal
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed June 16, 2012

This is a nice cafe bar with great views of the lagoon. It is run by a Frenchman (Louis) and his Portuguese wife (Teresa). The drink is reasonably priced and the food menu offers a really nice selection of snacks all through the day. Regularly...More

6  Thank Mick M
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed May 1, 2016

Decided to enjoy the Jazz advertised only to be totally ripped off won't be gong back very misleading concerning cover charge

3  Thank kieran85
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Reviewed October 3, 2018

I have taken two groups from a local art school to the Cantaloupe Cafe to listen to jazz on Sunday evenings. The setting, by the water, is great and the music superb. Different groups each week. There is a five euro cover charge per person...More

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Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

We were having a great time, enjoying a good sandwich and a beer. Suddenly we were told that our table was booked for someone else and that if we wanted to stay we had to pay 5 euros per person. Shame we were not told...More

1  Thank carlos c
Reviewed August 1, 2018 via mobile

By the marina lovely cool breeze and long cold beer for me and fresh fruit juices with ginger for my wife. Next to both the fruit and fish market which are well worth a viait

Thank melparker56
Reviewed May 23, 2018

Live jazz most nights whilst sipping a large drink with views out to sea, it does get busy so get there early if you enjoy listening to music.

Thank johnhp702
Reviewed January 30, 2018 via mobile

Every Saturday we go to Olhao market, and Cantaloupe cafe is our breakfast stop. Excellent friendly service, great selection on the menu. A place to sit and watch the world go by. A great place. Highly recommend.

Thank DebbieB575
Reviewed December 25, 2017 via mobile

It has a pleasant terrace and a very beautiful landscape. However, if they suspect (even without reason) that you will not make a big expense, they will not serve you. Unacceptable!

Thank Nuno D
Reviewed November 1, 2017 via mobile

We visited the Cantaloupe cafe a few times while in Olhão recently. It’s situated just at the rear of the markets which is a great location as you can sit outdoors, relax & look into the water. We didn’t eat here but just visited for...More

Thank kg145
Reviewed October 1, 2017

Went most days for a drink at about 5pm staff very friendly and set up wi fi for me on my phone price good nice view over harbour

Thank bigmikehannaway
Reviewed September 14, 2017 via mobile

Brilliant seating area outside with comfy seats instead of plastic ones which you get stuck to because it's so hot 🙈 The waitor came to us straight away. We ordered two drinks and two toasted sandwiches which were really big and tasty.

Thank Debi W
Reviewed July 19, 2017

If you love wine and music and want to get away from the pool in the afternoons, this is the place to come. I spent every mid-afternoon here when it was too hot at the pool. Lovely wine, a view of the harbour, the people...More

Thank TY65
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