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Ze Manel dos Ossos

Beco do Forno 12, Coimbra 3000-192, Portugal
+351 239 823 790
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Overview
  • 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 27 April 2017

Tiny Tiny place, so you need to be there way in advance in hopes to get a place without too much waiting... Then the food choice is possibly somewhat limited. But the whole experience of the place is well distinct from most other restaurants. so......More

1  Thank samizeh
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

A favourite place from the student times and still keep on going there whenever in Coimbra and for the same reasons as in the past. The food is simply outstanding. No point in going if you do not ask immediately upon seating for the bones....More

1  Thank João A
Reviewed 23 April 2017

If you're not interested in a white tablecloth dinner and prices but looking for a delectably gratifying experience in simple food and merry fanfare, this is the place. It's set a on obscure sidestreet and expect a line. Wait. Once you are ushered in by...More

1  Thank Caroline H
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

On the way back to Porto from Piodáo decided to have lunch in Coimbra. What a nice surprise to find this cosy low profile tavern style restaurante with only 5 tables. Excellent food.

Thank Carl T
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

We waited for 1 hour to get seated. Restaurant has 6 or 7 tables and it works for 3 hours in the evening. The food was simple yet really delicious, portions were big, wine was great and cheap. The owner (I suppose it was the...More

2  Thank VermiVermi
Reviewed 4 April 2017

Get in line and get a table. The food and service here is really good. We had bread, olives, wine, pork belly, goat, potatoes, spinach, dessert all for under 23 euro. Very different inside. Fun place to eat.

Thank danp5
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

This is a tiny restaurant of 6 tables for maybe 15 -18 people. It opens at 7:30pm and to get in you need to line up around 7. The first night we arrived at 720 and we did not make the cut. The good part...More

Thank Kevin C
Reviewed 27 March 2017

We found it difficult to find in a tiny little street. Seats only about 20 people and is in big demand. One problem the menu is only in Portuguese, our helpful waiter explained it all but it was still difficult to select what you wanted....More

1  Thank Peadar F
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Very tiny cosy place where you fell as part of the family. The food is simple and delicious. Don't miss it when in Coimbra. I went for a late lunch by 15:00, so I was quickly seated and served, but I imagine there must be...More

1  Thank LeoGiestas
Reviewed 23 February 2017

What an experience?! It just isn't food, it's the whole show. You arrive in an alley, dim lit and with people lining up before open time. Head waiter rolls out, counts heads and goes back inside and sets the tables. He throws a few menus...More

1  Thank Glenn E
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 8 - US$ 23
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 22:00
Thursday
12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 22:00
Friday
12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 22:00
Saturday
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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