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Selous Avenue, Harare, Zimbabwe
+263 4 700 237
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good52%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“giblets” (11 reviews)
“garlic bread” (3 reviews)
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Portuguese, European
$$ - $$$
Selous Avenue, Harare, Zimbabwe
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ate there 4 nights in a row when we were in town for a convention of Jehovah's Witnesses. The service, food, ambience EVERYTHING was terriffic.

Thank VJ D
Reviewed 1 week ago

For years one of the best restaurants in Zimbabwe. Obviously tops when it comes to Portuguese chicken. Even better is the chicken stock they bring out with the bread, before the meal. Perfect every time.

Thank Joe R
Reviewed 6 August 2017

Good and fresh piriri chicken in portuguese style. good value for money. Family restaurant. They also serve good chicken livers and garlic bread

Thank Roopak B
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is a veritable Harare institution famous for its piripiri chicken and legendary garlic sauce. Meeting up with 12 friends on a Friday night , I was looking forward to my piripiri chicken. First shock a minimum charge of $14 per person. Second shock...More

Thank Vicky N
Reviewed 12 July 2017

This is a very basic restaurant that seems to focus more on good food quality than service or ambiance. The food is delicious and the bar is well stocked, but don't expect 5 star service. I would highly recommend this restaurant purely for the chicken...More

Thank Matthew C
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Best grilled chicken. Beautifully spiced with garlic etc. Cooked to perfection. Delicious starters as well. Very popular place and good value for money.

Thank tenohs
Reviewed 11 July 2017

I have been to Coimbra on many occasions, you are guaranteed the best Portuguese chicken in Zimbabwe. The menu is diversified and all is good. Highly recommend it.

Thank Mark V
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

I was first introduced to Coimbra food in 2009 by my aunt. She raved and raved about it and eventually we did go as a family and I was instantly converted. My gosh the chicken! And the fries! I will be honest, I have never...More

Thank Lindani C
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Downtown Harare? Not an auspicious feeling ...... but it was fantastic, Safe and clean. great food and drink. Superb atmosphere and friendly staff. Crowded with fun people. Went for the Peri Peri chicken and were certainly not disappointed

Thank Lance E
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

Celebrated my birthday with a couple of friends & had a sumptuous fish lunch. Even requested to take some home. Good service.

Thank Noel A
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Lance E
24 May 2017|
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Response from Garethzimbo | Reviewed this property |
contact details are 04 700237, or cell of 0772 782201
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Selous Avenue, Harare, Zimbabwe
  • Location: Africa  >  Zimbabwe  >  Harare Province  >  Harare
  • Phone Number: +263 4 700 237
Only Portugese Restaurant in Harare
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