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The Black Stove

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Good Pub

We went in here while on holidays recently, the place is quite big with lots of seating. The staff... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Great atmosphere after 10pm with live music

I've been visiting The Black Stove for 9 or more years now. It is great for watching sports. It... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Horsham, United Kingdom
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Rua Dom Joao II 26, Alvor, Portimao 8500-012, Portugal
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We went in here while on holidays recently, the place is quite big with lots of seating. The staff are friendly with good quick service. There is live music in here too which is also good. Overall, it was a good place for a drink...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've been visiting The Black Stove for 9 or more years now. It is great for watching sports. It has a very Irish slant to it. Lots of great pictures taken by the late Liam Quigley. Fine for couples and singles. Good pub grub but...More

Thank she120859
Reviewed August 14, 2018 via mobile

Looks like an Irish bar charge like Irish bar but run by locals and not very good at it poor service bad manners never again one to avoid

Thank bladesmanSheffield
Reviewed July 29, 2018 via mobile

Seems to be a “real Irish pub’ charges real Dublin prices for drinks and uses Irish measures, has music and shows matches but there are better alternatives,

Thank David M
Reviewed July 10, 2018 via mobile

Lovely welcoming staff. Great atmosphere, especially during the world cup!. Food tasty and good value. Definitely worth a visit

Thank Alison C
Reviewed June 20, 2018

spent a few days there last november. town of alvor is about 1 hour from faro airport. weather was exceptional for time of year. quiet and relaxing at that time of year. Black stove is a wonderful pub with excellent food and great entertainment in...More

1  Thank Denis F
Reviewed June 20, 2018 via mobile

We had a few here nearly every night we was here. Very friendly staff and very reasonably priced. I hadn't much food here myself only a few small bites here and there. One of the girls in my company got a meal here and she...More

1  Thank John T
Reviewed June 20, 2018 via mobile

We went for drinks but were overwhelmed by the greasy smell from the kitchen. I could still smell the clothes I had on that night a few days later. There was a good enough atmosphere and a singer with a guitar came on. Wouldn’t return...More

1  Thank JayCee193
Reviewed June 12, 2018 via mobile

We arrived for dinner with our friends and 2 small kids under the age of 2. The pub wasn't busy at all but no one came near us for service. When we approached the lounge staff he told us he was just the glass collector...More

2  Thank Elaine D
Reviewed June 2, 2018 via mobile

Went lunch and evening. One of the best pints of Guinness outside the traditional places, excellently kept and served. Great cheese and onion butty with proper bread! Excellent music and atmosphere in the evening. Became our go to pub. Warm and friendly welcome.

Thank John D
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November 2, 2015|
Response from ShazFinlay | Reviewed this property |
The Black Stove is a pub, I am not sure if they do rooms x