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Largo da Sota, 6/7, Coimbra 3000-150, Portugal
+351 239 821 749
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Lisbon, Portugal
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291 reviews
230 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 May 2016 via mobile

This is a very typical portuguese restaurant. Here you can find good food made with love. The codfish is the best in town. The price is fair, you will not pay more than 25€/person with main dish + dessert + wine.

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Thank Juzynha
Bradford, United Kingdom
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134 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 April 2016 via mobile

First restaurant we tried was full so tried this one. Very pleased we did. The waitress was friendly and helpful, the food freshly cooked with generous portions and reasonably priced. The house wine was also good.

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Thank JeannieG59
Dorset, United Kingdom
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421 reviews
237 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 176 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016

Went here for a quick lunch and were not disappointed. We had the steak and the salmon dishes- note that steak medium in this part of the world is really rare ! Used by business men as well as tourists.

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Thank oilmanDorset_U_K_
Tynemouth, United Kingdom
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97 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2015

My wife and I went to eat in the O Serenata as we had noticed the Trip Advisor logo on the window.We were served very good local dishes we accepted the waiters suggestions and were not let down.The restaurant was three quarters full with Portugese people give it a try if you are ever in Coimbra you'll not regret it.

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Thank Howardst
Elizabeth, New Jersey
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144 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 139 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 July 2015

This restaurant is located on a quiet small street in the lower town. Take a short walk There. The outside and inside are very attractive and typical Portuguese decor. The food on the other hand is not the best in the area. Price wise it's inexpensive. But, in this area there are several better eateries for the same price near... More 

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Thank Penhadafranca
Lisbon, Portugal
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33 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2014

I've arrived late and found O Serenata opened. I was really surprised with this traditional restaurant. Really good just in the city downtown.

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Thank xptotraveller
cardiff
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224 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2014

We ate an averagely priced evening meal, which was a good sized portion served by a friendly waiter. Lots of attention given to the décor. Worth a visit.

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Thank felicityma
Lisbon, Portugal
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2013

I've ordered "Pescada gratinada" should be whitefish cooked in the oven with onion but was some frozen (not sure how fresh was it even) whitefish with half a jar of maionese and ketchup so disgusting... I ate the potatoes that were just fine at least but the fish was just awful. My girlfriend asked for the Filettes with white rice... More 

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Union, Washington
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161 reviews
125 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 May 2013

I"m a fish fan, and had the grilled perch. My second grilled fish of the day. It was excellent; came with a salad mixta,and boiled potatoes with a touch of olive oil. The house wine was more than fine. Attentive service, and wonderful atmosphere.

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Thank CherylR224
Lisbon, Portugal
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27 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2012

bad food!!! we eat fish and it was very hard (it seems like if it was re-cooked) and de vegetables came over over cooked (almost smashed). try another restaurant. ir is dificult to choose a worst one.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 11 - US$ 47
Cuisine
European, Portuguese
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Largo da Sota, 6/7, Coimbra 3000-150, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Coimbra District  >  Coimbra
  • Phone Number: +351 239 821 749

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