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IC2, Fornos, Torre de Vilela, Coimbra 3020-923, Portugal
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Wed 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Porto District, Portugal
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2015 via mobile

Strategically located outskirts of Coimbra and Mealhada (where this kind of piglet dish is originally from) this restaurant is located at the side of the road and has a simple decor. It’s not the kind of restaurant where you'll go for a fast meal but the food is good, not delicious but good and you’ll see around mainly Portuguese people.... More 

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Coimbra, Portugal
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2015

If you want a nice typical portuguese food from Bairrada (leitão) and you are near Coimbra but you don't want to go far away, this is the ideal restaurant! For me the best in Coimbra which serves this dish! Perfect for big groups of people.

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PicanhaF, Proprietário at Albatroz, responded to this review
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Nairobi, Kenya
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

We made a 10 Euro trip each way but it was worth every cent, The three JUICY pieces came with a garlic and spice sauce in which the 3.5 to 4kg pig had been roasted. Side dishes are Crisps and salad. We had a bottle of red sparkling wine which was Euro 10.

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Lisbon, Portugal
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Suckling pig is one of the best typical dishes in Portugal, a d to eat it only at Mealhada (10 miles from Coimbra). If you don't have a car and nt to try this amazing dish, Albatroz is the right choice. Just leaving Coimbra to the North, the suckling pig is amazing with its fries and salad. Ask for the... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2008

A local special: grilled pork ('Leitao').

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$13 - $39
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: IC2, Fornos, Torre de Vilela, Coimbra 3020-923, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Coimbra District  >  Coimbra
  • Phone Number: +351239913532

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