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Best bar in Monte Carvoeiro by far

OK, so we like jazz. But Manoel's is much more than that. Yes, there's live music on a Thursday... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2018
Martin P
Twyning, United Kingdom
Thursday Jazz......

In Carvoeiro so Thursday night has to be Manoels. Sat with Mr Goulart strumming great music and the... read more

Reviewed 3 August 2018
Alastair P
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Reviewed 15 August 2018

OK, so we like jazz. But Manoel's is much more than that. Yes, there's live music on a Thursday, with a regular guitarist plus guest musicians, dropping in. Lots of locals come in for the music, and the place has a great vibe. But the...More

2  Thank Martin P
Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

In Carvoeiro so Thursday night has to be Manoels. Sat with Mr Goulart strumming great music and the first round of cocktails have gone down well followed now by great Gins. Renato and Clara have now added the Labrador to the team and a visit...More

1  Thank Alastair P
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

We've been going to Carvoiero for many years now. The one place we never miss is Manoel's Jazz Bar in the little fountain square at Monte Carvoiero. Open every night their cocktails are to die for. Easily the best cocktails in all of Carvoiero. Manoel...More

1  Thank R0isin17
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

This place does great cocktails and plays great jazz (live on a Thursday night) The owners are lovely and keep the jazz flame alive in this wonderful venue. We have been here most nights... it is well worth a visit

1  Thank Peter B
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

Every year we visit Carvoeiro and every year we enjoy the cocktails, service and amazing atmosphere at Manoels Jazz Club. The owners Renato and Clara are so welcoming and friendly and they really do go all out to make the best drinks in town!! Try...More

1  Thank Katy S
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Really enjoyed the Thursday night guitarist, really clever guy, not quite Jazz but superb live music Bar staff and owner really friendly Best night we had in Carvoeiro

2  Thank mpawll
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

We have visited here many times over the years and it is 5 stars every time. Lovely relaxed atmosphere with a wide range of drinks choices. Also, very children friendly! See you next year!

1  Thank Sharon C
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

What else can we say, gorgeous cocktails and lovely staff. An absolute jewel that you have to visit. Could spend a night sipping drinks and watching the world pass by. If you visit one bar in Carvoeiro, make it Manoel's 🍸🎷🎺

1  Thank IF P
Reviewed 27 July 2017

cocktails lush music awesome staff fabulous and book a table if you want to see Portugal's best Jazz guitar player plays on a Thursday evening. But a Great place to chill on any day from 5pm

1  Thank Rosalind C
Reviewed 21 September 2016

On holiday for a week in Carvoeiro we came here most nights for an after-dinner cocktail and I have to say that the Mojitos and Caipirinhas were amongst the best that we've ever tasted (and we've had a few...). Unfortunately, we were often the only...More

4  Thank SemperteFallant
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