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Tam Tam Bar

516 Rua Amilcar Cabral | Santa Maria, Santa Maria, Ilha do Sal Sal, Cape Verde
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“thai curry” (10 reviews)
“chilli” (11 reviews)
“irish couple” (15 reviews)
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9:00 am - 11:00 pmAll hours
International, European, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
516 Rua Amilcar Cabral | Santa Maria, Santa Maria, Ilha do Sal Sal, Cape Verde
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1 - 10 of 596 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Large beer and Fanta orange €4.30. Free Wi-fi code. Sat outside weather good. Easily pick up a taxi for €3

1  Thank Scamperoo123
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Vistied here twice and each time we had the Chicken Thai curry, which was absolutely superb, Service was also good, defo recommend

1  Thank Lal531
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Recommended by friends and it was a good idea. Excellent Thai chicken curries. Service was very good and the meal was excellent. Highly recommend also

1  Thank Anth A
Reviewed 30 August 2017

We ate here last year and I was keen to have the Chicken Teriyaki with stir fried vegetables again. I was not disappointed, it was delicious. Others had the fish of the day and really enjoyed it too. The restaurant was very quiet the night...More

1  Thank KeiSanHolDav
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

Tam Tam is very nice restaurant. The food is good and the staff friendly. They also serve good coffee

2  Thank Brinckman
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

We had been a few times for drinks but last nite after a day out we stopped for drink and had some food which was good and convenient!!!!! Would definitely stop by for food again!!!!

2  Thank Louise W
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

This was our first visit to tam tams since it had new owners. We used to eat here a lot when kieran & Amy ran it so were a little apprehensive on coming back. However there was no need to be as it was just...More

1  Thank Sammeg-11
Reviewed 27 June 2017

Excelente Tuna sandwish! Friendly staff good prices and all sports BAR. Very fresh fish and local fresh food. Also international cuisine and beer!! free wi-fi, nice terrace with street view.

1  Thank polilena
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

Visited the tam tam to watch the Portugal v Russia game on June 18th. Very friendly bar staff the manager was brilliant when the game had finished he asked me if I would like the channel changed. The food was fantastic and cheap. Would recommend...More

1  Thank John G
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

Had a great night at the tam tam bar lovely people after a lovely walk along the beach. Santa maria very small place but worth the walk which is over an hour.

3  Thank Jeanette N
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29 June 2017|
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Response from polilena | Reviewed this property |
Hello, sorry for the late replay. this bar is not on the front beach line therefore the prices are quite difrente form the beach restaurants. very acessible. confortable and normal prices, good price quality relation, but... More
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25 December 2016|
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Yes we have Wi-Fi:)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 15
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wine and Beer, Digital Payments
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 516 Rua Amilcar Cabral | Santa Maria, Santa Maria, Ilha do Sal Sal, Cape Verde
  • Location: Africa  >  Cape Verde  >  Ilha do Sal  >  Santa Maria
  • Phone Number: 2385872355
  • E-mail
Tam Tam Bar and Restaurant is perfectly positioned in the heart of Santa Maria. Often described by our friends and customers as the 'hub or epicentre' of the town, consistently providing excellent food, beverages and service. Tam Tam is frequented by many nationalities which makes for an International flavour and a very unique ambiance to be enjoyed by all. We offer a delicious range of homemade fresh food for breakfast, lunch and dinner. The menu also offers some very tasty snacks and light bites along with some scrumptious desserts if you fancy a treat! So, whether it's for a bite to eat, to catch up on all the latest televised sports or simply a spot of people watching why not come and join us? We all look forward to welcoming you to your little home from home! Best wishes and happy holidays....The Tam Tam Team
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