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Albatroz Restaurant

IC2, Fornos | Torre de Vilela, Coimbra 3020-923, Portugal
+351 239 913 532
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good40%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
24 Jul 2017
“Specialized in roast piglet”
10 Oct 2017
“Great Lunch!”
Closed Now
All hours
European, Portuguese
$$ - $$$
IC2, Fornos | Torre de Vilela, Coimbra 3020-923, Portugal
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Reviewed 11 October 2017

Traditional suckling pig, traditional chips and fresh salad. The meat was very well seasoned, very well cooked, the skin crunchy and the sauce just fabulous. The service very kind and helpful, fast and efficient. The wine list is very good, nothing to fault. The desserts...More

Thank Ana C
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

Nice, clean and well decorated restaurante. The staff were very friendly and i strongly suggest any of there steaks. One of the best I've had in Coimbra. Better than the leitão.

Thank Salutec L
FBandarra, Proprietário at Albatroz Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2017

Thank you :)

Reviewed 24 July 2017

Restaurant specialized in roast suckling pig. Very easy access from the A1 motorway or the IP3 road Very well roasted piglet Regular and friendly service

Thank José T
FBandarra, Proprietário at Albatroz Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2017

Thank you :)

Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

Good food but a little expensive. 35€/kg. Lots of space and a good service. Recommended for small and large groups

Thank Filipe C
FBandarra, Proprietário at Albatroz Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 March 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to share your experience.

Reviewed 7 October 2015 via mobile

Strategically located outskirts of Coimbra and Mealhada (where this kind of piglet dish is originally from) this restaurant is located at the side of the road and has a simple decor. It’s not the kind of restaurant where you'll go for a fast meal but...More

Thank JohnnyTbravo
Reviewed 8 September 2015

If you want a nice typical portuguese food from Bairrada (leitão) and you are near Coimbra but you don't want to go far away, this is the ideal restaurant! For me the best in Coimbra which serves this dish! Perfect for big groups of people.

Thank Carolina_Torrao
PicanhaF, Proprietário at Albatroz Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2015
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Muito obrigada pelo seu comentário. Volte sempre.

Reviewed 15 July 2015

We made a 10 Euro trip each way but it was worth every cent, The three JUICY pieces came with a garlic and spice sauce in which the 3.5 to 4kg pig had been roasted. Side dishes are Crisps and salad. We had a bottle...More

Thank Sudhir P
Reviewed 21 September 2014

Suckling pig is one of the best typical dishes in Portugal, a d to eat it only at Mealhada (10 miles from Coimbra). If you don't have a car and nt to try this amazing dish, Albatroz is the right choice. Just leaving Coimbra to...More

2  Thank Miguel2770
PicanhaF, Proprietário at Albatroz Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 29 September 2014

Thank you!

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Reviewed 26 May 2008

A local special: grilled pork ('Leitao').

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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$13 - US$39
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: IC2, Fornos | Torre de Vilela, Coimbra 3020-923, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Coimbra District  >  Coimbra
  • Phone Number: +351 239 913 532
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