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Terreiro da Erva 16 7, Coimbra 3000-153, Portugal
+351 239 824 116
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07:00 - 02:00
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Sun - Sat 07:00 - 02:00
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

This place is a popular restaurant in the heart of Coimbra. I came here with a group of friends, all students. The staff was incredible in accommodating our large group, and the food was delicious! The area is on the smaller side, but other than that it's a great restaurant.

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Thank CarpeDonuts
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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27 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

We had a fantastic local experience in this restaurant. We took the daymenu, very tastefull. The family was eating as well and we had a great conversation in a multilanguage we all understood. Had a great evening! Would certainly come again.

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Thank kleinigheidjes
Barcelona, Spain
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15 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

This restaurant is recommended in Le Routard and Trotamundos touristic guides among others and during the high season, at least, the terrace of this restaurant is always full and you will see the book on the table. It is not casuality. We had one of the best dinners in Portugal in this romantic corner of the square, enjoying fresh breeze... More 

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Thank dperez27
Coimbra, Portugal
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10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 June 2016

Only visited for students groups dinners or friends' birthdays. The waiters are nice, even more how they put up with drunk students. The food is ok, it is nothing special and it doesn't try to be. It is what it is, and I can recommend it for the price and for groups dinners since the food just keeps on coming... More 

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Thank crispyPotato7
Lisbon, Portugal
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324 reviews
255 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2016

The best about this place is the price. The food is good, but nothing special, there are a lot of better restaurants in Coimbra. But if you want to eat real food (i mean, not fast or junk food) for a good price , this is the right place!!!

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Thank Juzynha
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2015

We had a very nice family dinner on this quiet praca a bit out of the busy sites in Coimbra. Great choice of typical portuguese dishes, served generously. Try the "piranha", lices of raw beef that you cook yourself on a hot plate that is brought to your table. Spectacular! The wine list is generous as well, and the prices... More 

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Thank Christophe L
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30 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2015 via mobile

If you want a typical experience of the group eats and get loud go there for dinner. I feel it's purpose is solely for groups, average food and wine and I seem to remember a better and more willful staff.

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Thank Gonçalo S
Leipzig, Germany
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10 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 May 2015 via mobile

Food was okay, nothing special and overall a bit too simple. Price seems to be fair. Service could be more Attentate!

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Thank LoveThisShit
Lisbon, Portugal
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124 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2014

I didn't find the food to be amazing, but it was nice. The service could improve a lot, after the meal they ignored us and that does not please anyone.

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Thank andreiagferreira
Galicia, Spain
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2014 via mobile

Nice restaurante if you want Portuguese style food, great place to have lunch outside and lot of Portuguese people around. Nice service too, try it and you will enjoy.

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Thank Portopulgo

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 24
Cuisine
Mediterranean, European, Portuguese
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Groups, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 02:00
Monday
07:00 - 02:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 02:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 02:00
Thursday
07:00 - 02:00
Friday
07:00 - 02:00
Saturday
07:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Terreiro da Erva 16 7, Coimbra 3000-153, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Coimbra District  >  Coimbra
  • Phone Number: +351 239 824 116

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