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Cova Funda - O Espanhol

Rua da Sofia 117, Coimbra 3000-390, Portugal
+351 239 825 195
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good43%
  • Average20%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
19 Jun 2017
“Lunch in Coimbra”
7 Jan 2018
“Excellent meal & value”
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European, Portuguese
Rua da Sofia 117, Coimbra 3000-390, Portugal
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Reviewed 7 January 2018

Our hotel informed us that on the 27th of each month, this restaurant offers dinner & a Fado show for 20€, so we decided to try it out. We were seated with another American couple & each table was given a carafe of red wine,...More

Thank Karla T
Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

The food was okay. The rice was too salty but the rest was good. The service was awful, though. The employees wouldn’t make eye contact for very long and they didn’t have the best attitude.

Thank Abilio C
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

We had a very enjoyable lunch here. Service was good and good very tasty. I would have preferred less salt but otherwise very good.

Thank Nancy M
Reviewed 18 May 2016

This restaurante is very simple, but has good food. It's a cheap option to eat in Coimbra, although don't expect luxury or good decor. Anyway, the staff is friendly.

Thank Juzynha
Reviewed 11 August 2015 via mobile

Never go to Coimbra without have a meal over here. My favorite in town. Like the Portuguese dishes. They have fado the Coimbra too. Always remember my father's preferences here.

Thank Ferd S
Reviewed 29 November 2014

Typical choice for student dinners (it's ALWAYS here) but this time I was really positively surprised: service was fairly quick, food was okay (typical "grelhada mista" with beans, rice, friends) and so on. I'd usually add that the wine is terrible, but this time I...More

1  Thank Ricardo S
Reviewed 8 October 2014

We'd tried a couple of restaurants in the centre of Coimbra but, on our last night, we thought that we'd eat nearer to our hotel and Cova Funda fitted the bill. We started with soup, and then had the arroz and marisco. This came in...More

Thank Eamonn M
Reviewed 9 May 2014 via mobile

We were looking for a very local restaurant with typical food and very good price,all this was on the night of "serenata", were all the restaurants are Overbooked with large groups. Anyway,we're arrived there at 7pm,they're closed and the staff were having dinner,they were very...More

Thank Ania G
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Reviewed 11 June 2008

Famous for having cheap dinners for large groups of students.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$23
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 03:00
07:00 - 03:00
07:00 - 03:00
07:00 - 03:00
07:00 - 03:00
07:00 - 03:00
07:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua da Sofia 117, Coimbra 3000-390, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Coimbra District  >  Coimbra
  • Phone Number: +351 239 825 195
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