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Restaurante Italia

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Parque Dr. Manuel Braga, Coimbra 3000, Portugal
+351-239 838 863
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12:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Dining options: Late Night

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  • 43
    Excellent
  • 85
    Very good
  • 26
    Average
  • 9
    Poor
  • 6
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great Italian by the river

We have enjoyed eating at this restaurant many times and every time we go back we receive friendly service , good value and great food . The menu is full of Italian favourites the kids love the pizza and pasta , the choices don't stop there with a full list of fish and meat on offer and the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 13, 2015
TheManFromLochness
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169 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Top Contributor
57 reviews 57 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

We have enjoyed eating at this restaurant many times and every time we go back we receive friendly service , good value and great food . The menu is full of Italian favourites the kids love the pizza and pasta , the choices don't stop there with a full list of fish and meat on offer and the quality is... More 

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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

Italia is located in a park, by the river, which makes it a perfect spot, especially in the spring / summer time. The food is well prepared and you can find all the italian classics. There is a sizeable list of pastas and pizzas and an amazing tiramisu. The prices are not cheap when compared to other restaurants in town,... More 

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Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

I highly recommend this restaurant for those that want to spend a nice meal in Coimbra near the river, specially in sunny days. However, the service is quite slow and they forget sometimes what you've ordered. On the other side, it is extremely cheap for the food quality and the view. Recommended if you're not in a hurry!

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Province of Girona, Spain
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23 reviews 23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

Living in the city for many years I know this restaurant quite well and I totally recommend it. Prices are very accessible and acceptable. All is very clean and is good for a romantic dinner near the river. Just so many years going there and once employers are the same they could be a bit more nice and easy to... More 

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Doncaster, United Kingdom
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111 reviews 111 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

Lovely place. Great views. Fantastic food and great value. Pick your table carefull out of sun and wind.

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Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

Very good really italian food. There are a lot of different italian dishes to choise and also a everyday different dish choosed by the chef. Very good view, near Mondego river. The staff is very friendly.

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Montreal, Canada
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29 reviews 29 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

I didn't know what taste like real, fresh mozzarella before going there (I mean really, it was mind blowing). Good food, great sangria, location amazing (next to the river), good service BUT looking at my credit card bill later, they charged us the dinner twice... no wonder the waiter "offered us" a digestive shot after the meal :p

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Coimbra, Portugal
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129 reviews 129 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014 via mobile

I'm a native but I just went to this restaurant a couple of times. Main attraction is the location, just around city center, inserted in the park with great views over the river. Food is good, I ordered a pasta and pizza an both were great but I tend to think is overpriced. Yes, I know, you pay for the... More 

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St Paul
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17 reviews 17 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

I had lasagna, my husband had pasta with fruits of he sea and both were excellent! Waiter was delightful and being on the river added ambiance!

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Ottawa, Canada
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59 reviews 59 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

Ate lunch & dinner here with another couple. Food was very good. The Sangria (both red & white) was great! Service was very good.....servers will make suggestions and are prepared to change up the menu to accommodate your needs. Our companion asked whether they had the "typical rice pudding" for dessert....they actually had none.... however unknown to us they sent... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Parque Dr. Manuel Braga, Coimbra 3000, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Coimbra District  >  Coimbra
  • Phone Number: +351-239 838 863
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Monday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am

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