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Ze Manel dos Ossos

Beco do Forno 12, Coimbra 3000-192, Portugal
+351 239 823 790
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“beans” (24 reviews)
“feijoada” (16 reviews)
“pork” (27 reviews)
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Beco do Forno 12, Coimbra 3000-192, Portugal
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Simply amazing genuine friendly honest great local cuisine. The place is a local institution and is recommended by this site as well as locals. It s a bit hidden away so look for a narrow street just before a red restaurant front end Try it...More

Thank Rolf S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you are in Coimbra you HAVE to go here! We strolled up at around 7:50pm and there was already an hour long queue. The manager opened up the second floor for the people ahead of us and at 9pm we sat down at a...More

1  Thank foodie_b68
Reviewed 1 week ago

Everybody that has visited - or lived - in Coimbra knows this place. It's a lovely place with "pedigree". A tiny and cozy restaurant for an unforgettable meal around boiled pork bones...

Thank Django613
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had to wait more than an hour to get a table and it was all worth it. The chef cooks out of passion and passion alone. Being a vegetarian, I could not order anything from the menu. The staff provided a delicious off menu...More

Thank Lisey26
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We kind of stumbled upon this place. We were 7th in line, and lucky a that, because they have only 7 tables. Food came very quickly and was very good! We had the mushrooms with pig-meat and a dish with beef. Tasted very-very good! We...More

Thank Céline P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Waited for maybe an hour. Finally the owner decided to open up the second floor which had room for 18 more people. (don't ask why he waited, seems like bad business as many people left as they saw the big line.) Food was great! Really...More

Thank Sebastian J
Reviewed 22 May 2017

We went there for lunch in holiday. It is located in a small alley which is not that easy to find, but we did because of the queue at the entrance. After less than one hour waiting we could get a table in the second...More

Thank dfvalencia
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

So delicious, so cheap, so much fun! Get there early to get a table and eat eat eat! Well worth every penny

Thank Dylan M
Reviewed 14 May 2017

You won't know what an old Southern Europe tavern is like till you vist this 'landmark' in Coimbra...

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2  Thank JOAO G
Reviewed 3 May 2017

First off, we didn't get to eat here, so this review is not about the food, but rather, some notes about what to expect at the place. I'm sure the food is great as other reviews say. Here are few pointers about what to expect:...More

1  Thank GL0BETR0TT3R_P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 23
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 22:00
12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 22:00
12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 22:00
12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 22:00
12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 22:00
12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Beco do Forno 12, Coimbra 3000-192, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Coimbra District  >  Coimbra
  • Phone Number: +351 239 823 790
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