La Bamba Bar
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Ellie H
8 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Oct 2023 • Friends
A great night with great deals. Music varied so there was something for everyone. All staff were lovely and helpful. An enjoyable night for all.
Written 15 October 2023
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Roving720866
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1.0 of 5 bubbles
Aug 2023 • Friends
You'll should fire that arrogant bouncer who stands at the entrance..he twisted my husband's finger last night and caught his collar and pushed him out..we didn't do anything..we were just going in to call my other friend who had walked in.. we had to rush my hubby to an emergency to get his finger fixed...such an arrogant guy..
Written 10 August 2023
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Katy Gallagher
3 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Jun 2023 • Friends
Lovely staff. Lily Ann looks after you and the cocktails are lush. Would definitely recommend. Get yourself there
Written 15 June 2023
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Sarah H
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5.0 of 5 bubbles
Jun 2023 • Friends
We’ve had a great afternoon here. Lilly really looked after us. Music was fab and such good prices! Lilly’s cocktails were the best we’ve had here!
Written 5 June 2023
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Wander42888236922
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1.0 of 5 bubbles
Apr 2023 • Friends
the agents are very aggressive and racist towards foreigners, it's to shame, avoid other bars are nice!!!
Written 14 April 2023
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Andy
Yate, UK5 contributions
1.0 of 5 bubbles
Apr 2023 • Couples
I can confirm that the reviews about the bouncers is absolutely spot on. What I witnessed was a totally unprovoked attack on a small group of young men that were causing no bother at all. I’ve never seen bouncers act in such a disgraceful aggressive way like I did on this evening. I can’t stress enough that you should avoid this place until these thug bouncers are removed or locked up. My wife was shaken from what we witnessed.
Written 12 April 2023
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James Tomlin
3 contributions
1.0 of 5 bubbles
Apr 2023 • Friends
I would encourage anyone to AVOID this bar at all costs.

I visited albufeira with some friends over the Easter weekend. On the first night we visited La Bamba Bar and were physically assaulted by multiple staff members.

After first being aggressively removed from the bar for no apparent reason and being kicked and punched on the way out I was then throw to the floor. This caused me to crack my head open and lose consciousness, it was reported to me that whilst I lost consciousness and whilst my friends were trying to tend to me as the blood gushed out of my head, one of the members of staff continued to kick me and assault me on the floor. Whilst this was all going on, staff from La Bamba were continuing to assault other members of our party.

This was not the experiences that I hoped for and unfortunately ruined the rest of my holiday. There are plenty of good bars on The Strip but unfortunately La Bamba is not one of them!
Written 12 April 2023
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Sally M
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1.0 of 5 bubbles
Apr 2023 • Friends
I witness what can only be described as thug bouncers attacking several members of public completely unprovoked.

On the weekend of 11th April myself and my husband visited albuferia. Being an ageing couple trying to reconnect with our youth we decided to wonder down the ‘strip’ where for the most part saw young people enjoying themselves in a fair manor.

However, we witnessed one of the worst unprovoked attacks thinkable when a mixed race bouncer, a 6ft brunette white bouncer wnd a bald tattooed male (who wasn’t in bouncer clothes but was certainly a member of staff for the bar) attack a group of young males completely unprovoked.

One male ended up being punched so hard he fell back and smashed his head on the road outside the club. What makes it worse is that all 3 bouncers then tried to attack the knocked out male!!!

Never in my life do I leave reviews good or bad but after what I saw that night I felt obliged to say something.

Absolutely sickening behaviour by staff allegedly there to ‘protect’ you.

Shame on you La Bambas. I urge you to seek new staff before your bouncers kill someone with their erratic behaviour. Disgusting
Written 11 April 2023
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Chlo G
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1.0 of 5 bubbles
Apr 2023 • Friends
Stay away from this bar at all costs. Bouncers attacking people completely unprovoked.

One bouncer who was bald, bearded and tattooed Attacked several members of our group unprovoked, causing one to fall on the curb and sustain a serious head injury. The bouncers continued to try and assault our unconscious friend whilst sprawled on the floor.

Another of the bouncers chased a member of our party down the street whilst continuously attempting to kick him in a fit of rage.

Look at the this and the last review on this place and seriously avoid it. Drug induced bouncers on a power trip attacking partygoers for absolutely no reason.

Real shame as the rest of Albuferia is fantastic, but unless you enjoy getting your head kicked in unprovoked, avoid this place.
Written 11 April 2023
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Antonia P
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1.0 of 5 bubbles
Apr 2023 • Friends
We visited this bar last night for my friend's hen do and feel it is necessary to report that we were physically assaulted by the bar staff here.

The bar was closing, so we went to the toilet before ordering our taxi. When we come out, they had closed and we were walking/dancing towards the exit. One of the male staff members became very irrate that we were still there, grabbed my friend violently by her arm (she has bruising from this) and wouldn't let her go or let her walk out of the bar. She said "get your hands off me", he refused. She then pushed his arm and he aggressively swung it back and put her onto the floor on her stomach. I pushed him off her, got her up and continued to walk towards the door, to which a female staff member came up to us and started shouting and hit us in the face with a metal chain. We both have injuries to the face. We spoke to police that we came across outside, and they urged us to go to the police station. Unfortunately, we had to catch our flight home this morning so this wasn't possible.

Absolutely disgusting and inhumane behaviour from the staff here. We have never experienced such violence and are very shaken up. Avoid this place and stay safe.
Written 9 April 2023
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