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Bar Diligencia

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Rua Nova 30, Coimbra, Portugal
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Lisbon, Portugal
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 116 helpful votes
Reviewed May 18, 2016

This place is very traditional in Coimbra. You should go there if you're visiting the city, you won't regret. You can have dinner and drink good wines while enjoying Fado, everynight. It's better to book a table.

1 Thank Juzynha
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45 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed November 14, 2015 via mobile

So many beautiful places to go and great food to eat, but if you want to get the feel and vibe of Coimbra, you have to go to Bar Dilligencia to hear whoever is playing fado music that night. Josh, the owner and front man, and Patricia, the wife and cook, have a passion for hospitality, food, drink, and great... More 

Thank MrWestalke82
Niteroi, RJ
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19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed July 11, 2013

Fado for locals. The native music of Portugal, with which guitarist and singers thrill the audience. It is great to see how the audience keeps silent, hears, feels, and hums the chorus ... Highly recommended!

1 Thank Rosangela_Pereira
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105 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
Reviewed January 23, 2013

This is where to go to avoid the tourist orientated Fado. Its a little bar with odd decoration, it felt like sitting inside a giraffe - if you visit you will see what I mean. They do basic food, its cheap and tasty, and goes very well with a couple of bottles of vihno verde. The singer didnt arrive until... More 

1 Thank Reenby
Naples, Italy
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7 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed August 7, 2012

They start singing at 23:00. Some singers are wonderful especially "Joanina" and are staying at a few centimeters from the customers so that you can hear the air vibrating. Wonderful atmosphere and excellent fado and popular music. It is possible to eat a few dishes and drink.

Thank mario r
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42 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed May 1, 2012

Went with my Portuguese in laws. The music was great, and treated with great respect by the crowd. Excellent night

1 Thank JacksonFernandes

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
European, Portuguese
Late Night
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Nova 30, Coimbra, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Coimbra District  >  Coimbra

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?