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Rua do Padrao, Coimbra 3000-312, Portugal
+351 919 026 017
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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

23rd December sun was shining. my husband & I decided to go here for an early Christmas lunch .There is no car park as such but a few parking spaces to the side of the restaurant & opposite .We got there a little early about 11.40 am doors don't open until 12.00pm & there was already a cue of people... More 

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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

This is the place to go! The only but is that it is a crowded place for the simple fact that the food is amazing, I can't stress this enough! We ordered 4 meals of picanha with 2 rounds of four beers with desserts and paid 15€ each in a group of four. The meat is the juiciest I have... More 

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Thank Tiago Á
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

We had booked lunch for 10 people and even though we still waited 20 minutes, it was worthwhile. The food was great, service was fast and friendly and all 10 of us were served at the same time.

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Thank Salutec L
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016

We were bitterly disappointed with the service due to the abnormal wait time, which in turn ruined the food. My boyfriend and I arrived at the beginning of lunch hour and by the time we placed our order, the restaurant was quickly filling up with clientele, this first wait time was long but understandable with any popular restaurant (20-30min), unfortunately... More 

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Braga
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197 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016

Very quick service, but I must say the staff is quite rude and the tables are very tight, no space to walk between them. The food was good and very cheap.

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Thank andreagartner
Toronto, Canada
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20 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

We go to Portugal twice a year and always go here. Quality of food is exceptional (quantity the same). Service is what makes it the best. Get there early as its always packed.

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Thank aly_oh
Coimbra, Portugal
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

I went there on several ocasions, I ate Salmon and "Picanha", for me this is the best Picanha in town. I like the ideia of the dessert bar, they bring you several desserts so you may try all of them. I recomend it for families and friends. But be carefull to go there early because they are always full :p

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Thank Olga C
Lisbon, Portugal
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 May 2016

Good option for a lunch or dinner with very tasty food, excellent deserts and good wine for a very reasonable price. The staff is really nice. It's a bit noise but it's worthwhile.

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Brazil
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19 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2015 via mobile

We went to this place attracted to the comments we heard around city, and must say, all true! Passioned by food, always trying locals... it was great. Really kind staff, good food, price even better; spent €54 in 4 people with at least 3 bottles of wine, starters, shrimps, bacalao, picanha, side dishes, desserts... One tip to the owners, go... More 

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Aveiro
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51 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2015

It's a nice place to go for lunch or dinner even if it's a bit too loud. Food is standard, nothing too fancy and the price tag is matching the overall atmosphere and quality. Do make a reservation or at least get there early.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 7 - US$ 15
Cuisine
Mediterranean, European, Portuguese
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua do Padrao, Coimbra 3000-312, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Coimbra District  >  Coimbra
  • Phone Number: +351 919 026 017

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