Pleasant place with many seafood and meat options. The shrimp and garlic appetizer was the best we had in Portugal.
Excellent food, very romantic location along the Mondego river, kind and thoughtful staff. We particularly enjoyed the pork meat a la Portuguesa and the bacalhau. Recommended!
Amazing outside tables overlooking the river. Given this setting, we did not expect much from the food, but we were pleasantly surprised. The preparation and vegetables seem notably fresher than any other place in Portugal we visited that had a similar traditional menu. The simple green salad was had an unusually tasty dressing. The only drawaback: they do sometimes have... More
Came across this place by accident but what a find. The service was excellent and the food delicious. I had an octopus tentacle which is supposed to be a local delicacy. Not what I would have chosen normally but it was surprisingly good. I think the fish generally is good in this restaurant. Worth a visit.
Prices are high and he service is good, we enjoyed a special day on the river terrace. Wine list is good and long, we had a very nice bottle and a good talk with the staff about wine. The starters were good, the ham the best so far in Portugal, Iberico, it was even better than in some restaurants in... More
This restaurant is a bit hard to find, but it's on the river and had a lovely view, pleasant service, reasonable prices and delicious food. Highly recommended as I also saw locals in the restaurant, which is a good sign.
Good location along the River - does not open until 12h45 for lunch ! Service was too imposing made me uncomfortable Food good nothing special - Restaurant is trying to be something it is not I had a Bacalhau Salad starter which was disappointing - badly prepared - clumps of Bacalhau which I left most of Main was Octupus which... More
So, after visiting low end places, for our last night in Coimbra, we went a bit upscale. We had been at Portuguesa last time we were in Coimbra, summer of 2006. Friends had taken us there; we did not remember the name, merely that fish was good, place was nice, and it was somewhere along the river. Anyway, we took... More
This is a great option for lunch in Coimbra! Great river view and excelent food in a good environment! I would recomend the fresh fish... great option in Coimbra!
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