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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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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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09:00 - 23:00 Hours
International, European, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
516 Rua Amilcar Cabral | Santa Maria, Santa Maria, Ilha do Sal Sal, Cape Verde
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Reviewed 4 July 2015

We visited Tam Tam bar Saturday evening and were greeted by the owner, who was very friendly and hospitable. The bar was empty, but it was early and soon started to fill up. We are a family with 2 kids (8 & 14), and we...More

2  Thank Peter D
Reviewed 4 July 2015 via mobile

Great pint enjoyed whilst on a tour of the town with a large group. Imagine my pleasure at seeing a Leeds shirt proudly hung on the wall by Martin the owner and LUFC fan ... Good on us Martin spreading the LUFC word PS great...More

Thank pDLacey
gambia12, Owner at Tam Tam Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 7 July 2015

thank you for your kind comments about Tam Tam just one thing my name is Andy not Martin lol marching on together !!!!!

Reviewed 3 July 2015

great place to have a beer and a good meal look out for the signs its not on the sea front new owner are from Yorkshire nice and friendly

Thank Simon-from-Stoke
Reviewed 30 June 2015 via mobile

Tam Tam has recently been taken over by new owners who originally visited the island on holiday, and fell in love with Sal so much that they decided to take over! The food was beautiful and the staff are so friendly. Can't recommend Tam Tam...More

Thank Emma_Hanford
Reviewed 26 June 2015 via mobile

Good service .great beer .free wifi and sport on TV . Nice ppl running it very friendly .A must if you are looking for drinks on the island

Thank Anwen O
Reviewed 17 June 2015 via mobile

A friend and I visited this restaurant near the end of our holiday and we thoroughly enjoyed it. The fish and chips was excellent and definitely hit the spot. My friend had the hunters chicken which she also enjoyed. The food and 2 drinks each...More

Thank Laura S
Reviewed 17 June 2015 via mobile

Lovely friendly bar, all drinks available and food on offer. Decor very nice, owners very friendly , recommended

Thank podeee
Reviewed 16 June 2015

Just one block back from the beach is Tam Tams, a livley bar during the evenings, but much more relaxed durin the day. A warm friendly place to sit and watch the world go by (but expect to sit a while...the world moves slowley around...More

Thank sjd1965
Reviewed 5 June 2015 via mobile

Lovely bar, absolutely amazing staff. The place is spotlessly clean, the food is amazing and the atmosphere is great. Highly recommend!

Thank EllieHuby
Reviewed 29 May 2015

We only had a drink here but the food looks really good, we did not get time to go back to try it sad to say.

Thank jessharry
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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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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$16
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
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
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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