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Republica da Saudade

Ribeira da Misarela 1 | Coselhas, Coimbra 3030-304, Portugal
+351 239 494 036
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good34%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“lunch” (5 reviews)
“coimbra fado” (2 reviews)
“guitar” (4 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Portuguese
$$ - $$$
Ribeira da Misarela 1 | Coselhas, Coimbra 3030-304, Portugal
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1 - 10 of 17 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Called here on a group tour for lunch. Food was very good considering the number being catered for at one time. Plenty of wine was provided and half way through the meal we were given a recital by the owner and a couple of his...More

Thank Warwickchef
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here as part of a large group on the way to Porto for a Viking River cruise. Soup potentialy decent but was cold. The Portuguese version of fish pie was potentially decent except it had obviously been incompetently warmed up in the microwave and...More

Thank David K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great grilled fish, well cooked and presented. The starter with olives, tuna and warm bread was very good, soup, main course and expresso included in the menu. The presentation is great and the waiters are very nice and helpful, overall great experience.

Thank Miguel V
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

It's hard to be objective judge of the place when you are the part of the large group with limited menu. Place look appealing with nice interior design and I can imagine can be romantic for the dinner. With the limited menu of two choices...More

Thank mirdob
Reviewed 18 September 2016

4*Republica da Saudad Coimbra Fado de Coimbra presentation with 2 guys/2 guitars Friendly atmosphere and staff Good house bread Tasty chicken with salad Yummy bacalhau salad Nice red wine and vino verde Coffee was okay

Thank Rosquete
Reviewed 6 September 2016

My wife and I were on the Viking Douro River cruise and the Republica da Saudade restaurant ( owned by Pedro Lopes-Fado guitar player ) was our group lunch stop ..What a treat..a tasty lunch of local food washed down with plenty Portuguese wine from...More

1  Thank FirstResponder42
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Stopped with Viking Tours. I recommend the fish. Beer and wine. Not bad red. Sparkling white. Not sure if you are not on a tour????

Thank gacoleman
Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

We were here as part of a group visit for a set lunch so had limited choice for lunch, but saying that it was a very good meal. An added bonus were the Fado singers. All round it was a very pleasant experience with good...More

Thank Jeannie2207
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

Our tour group stopped here on our way from Lisbon to Porto, after visiting the university. We were warmly greeted by the staff and seated at long tables. We had been given orange juice when we arrived, and water, along with red and white wine...More

Thank DawnKT
Reviewed 26 May 2016 via mobile

Good Portuguese food, with friendly staff. The restaurant is well decorated with academic related objects. Has parking spot

Thank João S
Coimbrinha_2014, Gerente at Republica da Saudade, responded to this reviewResponded 31 May 2016

Dear Sir, Thank you for your opinion and the time to share your experience. Our team receive your comment with great happiness. We do hope to welcome you again in the near future. Best regards, Pedro Lopes Manager República da Saudade.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:59 - 15:00
11:59 - 15:00
11:59 - 15:00
19:30 - 23:00
11:59 - 15:00
19:30 - 23:00
11:59 - 15:00
19:30 - 23:00
11:59 - 15:00
19:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ribeira da Misarela 1 | Coselhas, Coimbra 3030-304, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Coimbra District  >  Coimbra
  • Phone Number: +351 239 494 036
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