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Coimbra Restaurant

Selous Avenue, Harare, Zimbabwe
+263 4 700 237
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good51%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“bread” (26 reviews)
“giblets” (11 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 9:00 PMAll hours
Portuguese, European
Selous Avenue, Harare, Zimbabwe
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1 - 10 of 266 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I love this place. The chicken is the best Peri peri chicken by far. No where else comes close......good value for money combined with simple decor with a casual feel. Weldone coimbra !

Thank Mandy S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant is best for chicken. Their chicken gravy is really delicious. Altho the restaurant itself is no frills... Its worth the trip

Thank Emma B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I took some friends out, a large group, for lunch. The peri peri chicken is always good, tasty and spicy. The sauce on th etable to dip fresh bread into is amazing! Service was not that great, waiters were battling sometimes keeping up since the...More

Thank Steven V
Reviewed 13 September 2017 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 11 September 2017

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

1  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
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Lance E
23 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
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
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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