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US$6 - US$18
European, Portuguese
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
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Reviewed 2 October 2020 via mobile

If they ever close I will find their chefs house and go eat the food out of their bin. After 6 months of Travel in Europe this was one of the best places we ate. Great food, nice guys working there, excellent prices. Tip big,...More

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 2 October 2020 via mobile

We arrived 10 minutes before opening and there was already a queue outside. Luckily we were able to get in on the first 4 tables (They only have 4 tables because of covid). I ordered the sopa to start, and me and my partner shared...More

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 29 September 2020

There was a short line (4 people) when we arrived but the owner jumped out to greet us immediately, showed us the menu and did his best to seat us ASAP. We ended up only waiting about 10 minutes. The food (we had the ossos...More

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 22 September 2020 via mobile

Didn't have to wait long, and worth it. Good #traditionalfood at cracking prices plus #heapsofcharacter

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 1 August 2020 via mobile

Well first off, the management are not very smart. They open at 12:30 but people were lining up to get in. I tried to go the night before but the lineup was too long, so I came the next day at 12:10 so I could...More

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed 10 March 2020 via mobile

Very pleased that we checked out the reviews. The waiter made recommendations that sounded good and were delicious. We couldn’t eat it all.

Date of visit: March 2020
Reviewed 29 February 2020

In a recent trip to Coimbra, we had read about this restaurant (and the need to get there early), and decided to go for lunch. We had tried other restaurants in the city, but this one topped all of the others. The food was excellent...More

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed 25 January 2020 via mobile

Silly place with an attitude and bad food and wine Unless you like to wait in line and like boiled porc bones ...

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed 23 January 2020 via mobile

Tried to get in here for lunch but didn’t make the original cut as we only got in line 10 minutes before opening; so for dinner we got in line 35 minutes early and barely made the cut. Wow. It’s a good feeling being picked...More

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed 19 December 2019

The food was incredibly amazing. It was the best food we had in our whole trip. I would go back to Coimbra just to eat here (just kidding, Coimbra is beautiful, I would go back for many reasons). But if I get to go again,...More

Date of visit: November 2019
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  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4.5
  • Atmosphere: 4.5