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Pastelaria ArcoIris

Avenida Fernao de Magalhaes n 22 | Coimbra, Coimbra 3000-171, Portugal
+351 239 833 304
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good36%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Oct 7, 2017
“Late breakfast”
Apr 23, 2017
“Excellent ”
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Cafe, European, Portuguese
Avenida Fernao de Magalhaes n 22 | Coimbra, Coimbra 3000-171, Portugal
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Reviewed August 5, 2014

A wonderful choice of beautiful cakes, for those who have a sweet tooth, not to be missed. The unassuming shop front and decor, hide the delicious contents. If you appreciated cake (as clearly the Portuguese do) this is a good place to get a very...More

Thank felicityma
Reviewed July 13, 2014

We stumbled upon this place when walking from our hotel to the parking garage. I saw the reviews on Trip Advisor and decided to give it a try. It was amazing. We had 2 meat filled pastries for lunch....one like a pepperoni roll and another...More

Thank ColumbusTravelers87
Reviewed April 17, 2014

This is for the Americans who don't know the taste of a very good and crispy bread: here is the place to left behinde you years of ugly experiences and enter in a new world of good taste and satisfaction. Try the bread, enjoy the...More

1  Thank Rogerio S
Reviewed November 21, 2013

This place is definitely too high on tripadvisor. The quality of the products is quite good, but the place has no atmosphere, and the waitors are not friendly. There are other pastelarias in Coimbra comparable with it, and, e.g., in Aveiro you can find much...More

Thank Dmitry V
Reviewed March 25, 2013

You are going to miss this if you don’t keep your eyes open, its tucked behind some tourist type shops. It has good reviews from other travellers and well worth a visit, I had mid-morning coffee here every day because the coffee and pastries were...More

3  Thank GreyPacker
Reviewed February 8, 2013

It's a great bakery in a very handy location. Very cozy place with great pastries and all kinds of tasty snacks and a very friendly staff :)

1  Thank MarianaFF
Reviewed February 6, 2013

Arco Íris is a lovely bakery: the bread, the cakes, the snacks - everything looks delicious and it was really hard to choose! Everything I ordered was divine and I was particularly taken by the croissants: some of the best I have ever had. Great...More

2  Thank Tania V
Reviewed January 22, 2013

In my opinion ArcoIris is the Best Bakery and Pastry Shop of the world!!! Everything is so delicious, I love their amazing Bread, "Cachitos", "Lanches", "Pinhitas", and Croissants.

4  Thank Vera_Cortez
Reviewed January 22, 2013

It's perfectly located downtown Coimbra, literally 200 feet away from the train station. After a train trip or if you're near by please taste the excellent and fresh traditional cakes and food. Breakfast, lunch or a simple snack, it's just marvelous. The waiters are very...More

3  Thank RaquelFG
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
7:15 AM - 8:30 PM
7:15 AM - 8:30 PM
7:15 AM - 8:30 PM
7:15 AM - 8:30 PM
7:15 AM - 8:30 PM
7:15 AM - 8:30 PM
7:15 AM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Fernao de Magalhaes n 22 | Coimbra, Coimbra 3000-171, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Coimbra District  >  Coimbra
  • Phone Number: +351 239 833 304
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Pastelaria ArcoIris is a traditional bakery boutique and pastry. Full of tasty Portuguese specialties, made with high quality ingredients, Pastelaria ArcoIris is one of the most famous pastries in the region, and an absolutely 'must visit' for travelers.
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