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Fangas Maior

Rua Fernandes Tomas 45 49, Coimbra 3000-168, Portugal
+351 934 093 636
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“tapas” (61 reviews)
“mackerel” (5 reviews)
“mushroom stew” (3 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 PM - 11:30 PM Hours
Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Wine Bar, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Rua Fernandes Tomas 45 49, Coimbra 3000-168, Portugal
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Fangas Maior
1. Exceptional
"Wonderful little Tapas restaurant in the university town of Coimbra."
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2. Delicious food!
"Coming back for more! Price is reasonable and good service too!!!❤"
Iris S
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3. Relaxing Wine Bar
"Totally recommend. Optimum wine selection. Great service! "
João N
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1 - 10 of 219 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

Charming spot with good reasonably priced food and great service. Would recommend the cod and the Sangria!

Thank ccimma1
Restaurant's Favorite
Reviewed May 12, 2018

Perfect hostess, great menu with a wide range of interesting flavours, fado music softly in the background, lovely red house wine - all at a very decent price. Speaking English was no problem at all, and help in choosing was provided.

Thank TazTraveller15
37LLucas, Proprietário at Fangas Maior, responded to this reviewResponded June 11, 2018

Dear TazTraveller15, Thank you very much for your kind comment. Hope to see you again soon...

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Fantastic food and great service. We were a party of 16 and shared many tapas dishes. All were delicious. Highly recommend.

Thank didee88
Reviewed 4 days ago

Had dinner here with my family and were very pleased with what we found. Having walked past the restaurant on our exploration of Coimbra I was pleased to find that it was as good as it looked. The restaurant specialises in Portuguese tapas and there...More

Thank Andrew050665
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really enjoyed eating here with my teenage Grandchildren . Recently found this walking through the old towns cobbled streets. Food excellent great tapas for sharing. Nice atmosphere and friendly staff .

Thank Jessica S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a family place and you can feel it. Hidden away with great bites. We did 4 or 5 shares and I was sooo full. Loved the ambience as well and service was great

Thank travelguru19_80_13
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

wonderful place with great athmosphere and great food. you choise of the portuguese tapas, the petiscos, you eat as much as you want of different tastes. great sausages, aubergine, nice wine. a must to go!

Thank georgpendl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The sausage and cheese platter was great. The waiter recommended the cod and mussels. The cod was meh at best. The mussels we barely touched. They are baked and looked and tasted unappetizing. We were disappointed and felt we had wasted our money and an...More

Thank Linda S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

When in Coimbra do not miss. Our favourite place without a doubt. Wonderful petiscos in the old town with friendly service. Great for dinner or lunch. There are 2 locations 10 metres apart. We were in the original one called Fangas Mercearia & Bar....the other...More

Thank crherbert
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Exelent food and wine! Kind personel! Good English! We recommend this pkace for light evening meal. No live music (strange for Portugal!). Music from behinde as nice background ...

Thank Mirjana C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$23 - $41
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar scene, Families with children, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
12:30 PM - 4:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:30 PM - 4:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:30 PM - 4:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:30 PM - 4:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:30 PM - 4:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:30 PM - 4:00 PM
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:30 PM - 4:00 PM
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Fernandes Tomas 45 49, Coimbra 3000-168, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Coimbra District  >  Coimbra
  • Phone Number: +351 934 093 636
  • E-mail
Along with visits to monuments and centuries-old streets, find Portuguese flavours in light meals that you can enjoy in the afternoon or evening.In Fangas Mercearia & Bar, you may share relaxing moments and delight yourself with the delicious homemade sangria, a careful selection of wines, preserves and national sausages, tasty toasts and snacks and other unmissable savoury and sweets.
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