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Fado Hilario

Opens in 10 min: 15:00 - 23:30
Open today: 15:00 - 23:30
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Wonderful experience

What a highlight for my wife and I. The performance is in a small and intimate setting. The show... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Bellville, South Africa
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Fado. Just Fado. Miss this and you have missed Coimbra

Coimbra fado is the soul of Coimbra. Hilario is Coimbra fado, unadulterated. They do have good food... read more

Reviewed 28 November 2018
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Live Fado & the history of Fado In Fado Hilário you may listen to a very rare collection of Vinyl Albums. If you are in Coimbra, you must listen to Fado and Portuguese Guitar.
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Rua Joaquim Antonio de Aguiar 110 | Se Velha, Coimbra 3000-230, Portugal
+351 911 505 770
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a highlight for my wife and I. The performance is in a small and intimate setting. The show alternates between fado singing and information on fado in Coimbra. Absolutely worth the visit.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank WvV1052
Reviewed 28 November 2018

Coimbra fado is the soul of Coimbra. Hilario is Coimbra fado, unadulterated. They do have good food and good drink. But come for the music. The venue is a very old, small, intimate synagogue, but you wouldn't know that. The sound is warm and intimate....More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 12 October 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed Fado in Lisbon so we went to 2 concerts in coimbra. This was much more personal than last night in Centro and I preferred it for this reason. Very good musicians and singer and (at audience request) the girl at the front desk...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 11 October 2018

The 3 young men performing the Coimbra version of Fado were true artists. We thoroughly enjoyed our evening. The venue was small and intimate; the music touched the soul.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

We had the chance to hear great musicians at Fada Hilaro. The ambiance is cosy and we had a wonderful time! Loved it!!

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank flymagus
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

We had a lovely time at this place. Our hotel recommended it, it was in walking distance and the two guitarist and one singer were wonderful.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank trotamundos57
Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

Touched by the type of Fado (quite different from the one in Porto and Lisbon), understanding he Portuguese soul. Beautiful and moving music.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Eileen M
Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

This was a highlight of my trip to Coimbra. I loved the music and explanations in English. I felt I learnt a lot about Coimbra fado and experienced the emotion of the music. I also was surprised to learn of the links between fado and...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Rosehopper L
Reviewed 18 June 2018

This is a small intimate room, about ten tables. A glass of wine is included in the admission price. The host explained the history of Fado, talked about his family tradition of playing it and explained how it differed from the Fado of Lisbon. Beautiful...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank mblp31
Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

A very Portuguese way of music, Lisbon so very different to that of Coimbra. We saw a fado group, singer a medic, the guitar player a professional musician and the Coimbra guitar player a biologist all studied at the Coimbra university. Great group and a...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Niels-Fernanda
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