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Ze Manel dos Ossos

Beco do Forno 12, Coimbra 3000-192, Portugal
+351 239 823 790
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“pork” (29 reviews)
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Beco do Forno 12, Coimbra 3000-192, Portugal
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Closed untill 22 august 2017....we ve just been there( very hard to find :) ), and we were very dissapointed that they haven t write this anywere...

1  Thank RoxxR
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We found out about Ze Manel from a friend and it was quite an experience! First of all, finding it was adventurous - we circled the place a few times before rising our eyes to see a discrete commercial "pour les connaisseurs". After we saw...More

Thank Luiza D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant was suggested by a friend, who was there about 10 years ago, long before this was a 'hype'. Luckily we checked Tripadvisor beforehand, so we knew we had to be there in time to queue for a table. And we were lucky, since...More

1  Thank AnnKeSt
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

this is a small restaurant with a few seats/tables so as first message arrive earlier as possible otherwise you will need to wait at least 45 minutes. Well after said that I can tell that the food was excellent , the plates we choose "Arroz...More

Thank Claus T
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Wow! My family and I are spending some days in Coimbra and a local friend recommended this restaurant. He said we had to go early to get a table and when we came at 19.15 (the restaurant opens at 19.30) there was already a queue....More

Thank Emma Flaskgaard A
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

We went there yesterday at 9 p.m., asked whether they will be able to receive us and became a clear "YES" and a "it will not be that long" as an answer and at the end waited for 2 (!!!) hours to get finally seated...More

1  Thank Aniri555
Reviewed 7 July 2017

Two of us arrived around 12.30 and waited about an hour for a table .Only a few ahead of us in the queue but quite a line had built up by the time we got to our table.Ordered our food whilst waiting outside and it...More

1  Thank Peter E
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

Went to Ze Manel following reviews here. Got there at 7 pm and there was already a queue. They sit 7 tables at a time, so you have to wait until someone is finished to get in, but food comes fast. My fish was delicious,...More

2  Thank dvasconcellos
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

Simply amazing genuine friendly honest great local cuisine. The place is a local institution and is recommended by this site as well as locals. It s a bit hidden away so look for a narrow street just before a red restaurant front end Try it...More

Thank Rolf S
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

If you are in Coimbra you HAVE to go here! We strolled up at around 7:50pm and there was already an hour long queue. The manager opened up the second floor for the people ahead of us and at 9pm we sat down at a...More

1  Thank foodie_b68
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$23
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 22:00
12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 22:00
12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 22:00
12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 22:00
12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 22:00
12:30 - 15:00
19:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Beco do Forno 12, Coimbra 3000-192, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Coimbra District  >  Coimbra
  • Phone Number: +351 239 823 790
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