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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner


Grill, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese
Lunch, Dinner
Takeout, Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed January 23, 2020 via mobile

I had the “steak on a roof tile” which came with grilled shrimp, salad, rice and fries and it was delicious. Not a big salad lover but this one was so fresh and tasty it is worth a mention. Overall it was an amazing meal....More

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed July 6, 2019

The Restaurant is located in a nice quiet alley in the historic part of Coimbra and very cozy to eat in. The dishes we order, Salmon with potatoes and lettuce, and a grilled sea bass with rice and spinach (the house specialty) were very tasty,...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Reviewed June 6, 2019

Great location on a central back street, all the food is very good. Could even make relatively boring fare, like chicken breasts, taste very good. The grilled sardines were especially good. A nice place to linger if you wish, but they also can turn you...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Reviewed June 4, 2019 via mobile

The Açorda with Petinga (small fried sardines) was just right. Even though it was a la carte order, very quick service!

Date of visit: June 2019
Reviewed April 30, 2019 via mobile

We heard about this restaurant from a local who said that we could get some great seafood there. She was right. We ordered the house specialty which was grilled sea bass served with spinach and small potatoes. The wine was a house wine and went...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Reviewed April 29, 2019 via mobile

The best meal I’ve had in 4 years of visiting Portugal annually! A nice break from bacalao; grilled meats, fish, chicken. A nice fresh salad w perfect Portuguese olive oil. Had a lovely grilled, pork, steak and shrimp. My friend had the specialty of goat...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Reviewed October 18, 2018 via mobile

We like our large meal around 2 to 3 pm. Stopped at Giro just before 2pm. Not real busy so immediately seated, presented with menus. Then ordered: grilled white fish with boiled small potatoes, pork and shrimp brochettes with fries, small salad, and fish soup....More

Date of visit: October 2018
Reviewed October 12, 2018 via mobile

We tried this restaurant last night and it was really good. Food was as good as we’ve had in Portugal.

Date of visit: October 2018
Reviewed September 27, 2018 via mobile

Friendly local feel to this place. And there were more locals than tourists in for dinner the night we went. Quite extensive Portuguese cuisine menu. The goat casserole was delicious, but for those who prefer fish there was plenty to choose from. Friendly wait staff....More

Date of visit: September 2018
Reviewed August 28, 2018 via mobile

Fabulous food and service, our best meal so far in Portugal. Chicken was superb and my dining companions all enjoyed their veal & bacon, beef & shrimp and beef & chorizo. Wine was very good and we thought it was very well priced. Highly recommend...More

Date of visit: August 2018
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