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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 - 00:00
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 00:00
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Highland Park, Illinois
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502 reviews
322 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 182 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Do not expect to be able to eat lunch here in one hour. We had an hour for lunch and were told that dining here would be no problem. It was. It wasn't that the service was poor, it is just that they aren't designed for a quick meal. It is meant to sit and enjoy the view of the... More 

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Thank Hpmicks
Lisbon, Portugal
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not too crowded, this is a small restaurant were locals often go at lunch time. Surrounded by one of the city parks*, with a nice view over Mondego river, it’s a good place for a nice and comforting hot meal. Very nice food, not only Italian, nice desserts and a complete meal for about fifteen euros/person. You also have the... More 

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Whiteparish
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123 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

I consider the restaurant competent in what they do rather than being a top-flight establishment. And they do it so well. Not only did we find the staff very helpful, honest and friendly, but it is impossible to get across how efficient they are in delivering and clearing away after you and being ready for the next set of diners.... More 

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St. Albert, Canada
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81 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

My wife and I decided to eat here because of the reviews we read on Trip advisor in addition it was within easy walking distance to our hotel and was located on the river. We ordered the Ensalada salad and gnocchi as appetizers. They were very good and were very large portions. I ordered the Tortellini Italia while my wife... More 

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Athens, Greece
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6 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

Very good food, exceptional place BUT the waiter the served me could not communicate in English at all!!!! The menu was only in Portuguese, the waiter could not help me because he did not know English so I had to use Google Translate to translate every single entry in the menu to device what I was going to have for... More 

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Cary, NC
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41 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

Service started out spotty as we waited about 20 minutes for someone to come by. But the wine list is solid and there are tons of pizza and pasta options. Looks touristy, but it's legit! After a week in Portugal, we were happy to have a non-Portugese meal and this was perfect!

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Lisbon, Portugal
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25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016

We went for dinner and sat outside, near the Mondego river, a lovely setting. We had pizza and calzone, both with wonderful flavour. The service was quick and polite.

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The Hague, The Netherlands
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25 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

After eating mainly fish with potatoes for a week, we were very content with this Italian restaurant. The restaurant is situated in a public park with a view on the river and a fountain. We stayed in Coimbra for 2 nights and both nights we ate here. As a starter we had a mixed plate on day 1 with beef... More 

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Barcelona, Spain
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173 reviews
120 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

Travelling with kids you need to goto an italian sooner or later. After one week of exellent fish and some meat it was time for some pasta and Italia has been a nice surprise: exellent pastas and pesto souce. Desserts also looked appealing but there was no room for it this time. Service trys to be fast (also a surprise... More 

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Coimbra, Portugal
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73 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

Very good restaurant for Italian food located near the Mondego river and inside the park Manuel Braga in the middle of Coimbra. Usually very busy but with nice service because they have a great staff. The food is very tasty and you can seat in a room looking for the river or outside in the park. If you like Italian... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Romantic, View, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 00:00
Monday
12:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 00:00
Thursday
12:00 - 00:00
Friday
12:00 - 00:00
Saturday
12:00 - 00:00
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?