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Bailey's Cafe Bar

$$ - $$$
Bar, European, British, Pub
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Santa Maria, Ilha do Sal, Cape Verde
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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Had a Chinese meal during our stay which was edible, but average. Service was bordering on rude. Owner didn't say hello or welcome us (did to another couple on another table) and just asked us what we wanted, mostly grunted at us when bringing the food over and didn't even thank us and say goodbye when we paid for the... More 

Thank C00PERTR0N
Glasgow, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Me and you husband just had dinner here and it was outstanding. It is an amazing place to go for comfort food whilst we where away on holiday! Definitely recommend to anyone that comes to cape verde and is very close to the many hotels that surround the Bar! You will not be disappointed by the food, staff or the... More 

Thank Lisa M
Leeds, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

If you are a bit home sick this is the cafe bar to come to.It has british sports on many tvs around bars inside and out.Food is basic and not upto high standard,they do have imported drinks at reasonable prices.but sorry not for me.

Thank rehauto
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just had a meal here, it was amazing! So tasty would recommend lasagna, fish and chips steak with Diana sauce and the sizzling beef, we're staying all inclusive down the road and this place is so much better!

Thank Emma G
Newcastle, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Baileys have a good choice of menu if you fancy a change plus they have several TVs for the football fans .

Thank sylvia7491
Cheshire, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A quaint little bar and restuarant run by English couple which offers a good choice of cocktails in a relaxed atmosphere.

Thank mavis1955
1 review
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This olace was pointed out to us by our rep as a decent olace fir wifi but the thing i rememver was a proper cold pint! Food was great too. Place was clean tidy and w/c's fresh! We didnt go here in the night but throughout the dart and morning real good place to be!

Thank Mark A
Toulouse, France
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129 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ordered take away dishes from the grumpy owner, and found out that it costs more than eating in ... menu price + 1€ for a flimsy aluminium container on top of the food! Food was average; needless to say we never went back.

Thank Valerie C
Level Contributor
6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fabulous family run bar decent beer decent food really friendly ,toilets etc. All spotless friendly advice

Thank Tony C
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91 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Called into Bailey's one night for a drink while staying at the Salinas Hotel, a five minute walk away. Drinks and service were good, reasonably priced. Man playing saxophone to background music.Usual plethora of televisions for sport. Clean and tidy.

Thank michael2250

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Bar, European, British, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Santa Maria, Ilha do Sal, Cape Verde
  • Location: Africa  >  Cape Verde  >  Ilha do Sal  >  Santa Maria

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?