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Restaurante Italia

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Parque Dr. Manuel Braga, Coimbra 3000, Portugal
+351-239 838 863
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12:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Bangor, Maine
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257 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 174 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I was looking for a break from Portuguese food and found it here: a scenic setting out over the Mondego River; an extensive menu with all the traditional Italian favorites, and a competent, English-speaking waiter - everything I ordered (appetizer, pasta, wine, cheese) was good and the overall experience most satisfying

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Thank Ranke
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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good\reasonable food, nice views (river and garden), ideal for romantic dinner. Do not ask for Sangria, it wasnt on the menu and 25€ for it was really expensive (a good sangria BTW).

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London, United Kingdom
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173 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016 via mobile

We visited Coimbra towards the end of our Portugal trip and as such, had had our share of Portuguese food. We went to Restaurante Italia after it was recommended to us and we had such a good meal we decided to go back the next day. We tried their pizza bianca, porcini risotto, arugula pizza, tiramisu... It was a true... More 

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Coimbra, Portugal
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10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016

First I like this restaurant and have been here some times. But in a couple of occasions the service was not very good, either bringing something we didn't order or forgetting. The food is good, although there is definitely better Italian food. Beef is usually overcooked whether in pasta or as a stake. But I recommend anyway for some of... More 

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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26 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2016

Great place when you are already getting sick of eating sardines and cod fish around the country. Great pasta. Lasagna and spagetti delicious. Cheap and good wines. Lovely.

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Thank Ana L
Miranda do Corvo, Portugal
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63 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2016

Nothing simple for us - we went the whole 9 yards - most expensive dish a selection of the very best of Italian outside Italy. Get there fairly early and the service is second to none, food superb, great wine menu - a birthday to remember. Parking just down from the restaurant means that you get a lovely walk through... More 

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Thank Norifolk2011
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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016 via mobile

The view is amazing, the restaurant is on the side of the river. It is a good nd nice place to go with friends, family or boyfriend. The food is a little bit expensive, more less 16€ per person. The big pitcher with sangria for 4 people it means only 1,5 glasses.

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Seattle, Washington
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107 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2016

Location couldn't be better and the pasta was very good. It was nice to sip sangria out by the water. There is indoor seating if it is too cold or hot to be outside as well. This place gets very busy!

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Thank sunwineandpasta
Coimbra, Portugal
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32 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2016

We popped in for lunch and left with very mixed feelings. My partner ordered a tagliatelle with prawns and mushrooms in cream sauce. The portion was a good size and it was well cooked and tasty. On the other hand, my lasagna was very disappointing, consisting of 3 sheets of pasta with a loose, non-descript sauce. There was so little... More 

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Thank Jetlagged787
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70 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2016 via mobile

It's a nice place for pizza near the river. Not excellent and not bad. Good for an afternoon lunch. The view is great.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Monday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Parque Dr. Manuel Braga, Coimbra 3000, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Coimbra District  >  Coimbra
  • Phone Number: +351-239 838 863

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