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Faz Gostos Faro

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Certificate of Excellence2014 - 2018 Winner

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The FazGostos Restaurant is located in the heart of Faro's Old Town, where it explores the concept of typical portuguese cooking with some french cuisine twists. The cozy ambience, complemented with a friendly staff and classic and contemporary decoration throughout the dining room, turns the place in an ideal location for a business lunch or a more intimate dinner. The cooking, inspired by local food, elaborates plates for all kinds of taste, which present familiar flavours complemented with a modern touch. The restaurant also offers the possibility of visiting its wonderful wine cave, which will definitely have something suitable to your taste.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Outdoor Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great location in old Faro. Waiters were very professional. Food was great. We ate inside which is beautifully appointed. Good menu. Good wine list. A lovely place for a lovely dinner served by very nice staff.

Date of visit: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Special place. You are catered to. Delicious food. Don't dress sloppy. Charming. I ate alone but felt fine and welcomed. We're large groups out as well

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank smallbirdNewYork
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We couldn't get in the door as the staff hadn't unlocked it. The staff were not friendly. The food was great and really tasty. They brought me the wrong main course and unfortunately that left my husband eating on his own. I received no apology...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank grazingkate
Reviewed 26 October 2018 via mobile

What a wonderful meal we had here in a lovely outdoor setting although the interior is great too. The experienced waiters are warm and friendly . I had the best prawn risotto ever and my husband’s was sea bass was excellent too. Highly recommended.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank pagesinuk
Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

Booked here after finding it whilst wandering round Faro Old Town, and reading reviews on TripAdvisor. We weren’t disappointed! Waiters were friendly, helpful and made us feel welcome. The food was very good - decent size portions but not too much, well cooked and we...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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Reviewed 13 October 2018

Recently visited this restaurant whilst in Faro on a business trip. We had booked a table in advance and were given the warmest of welcomes from all the waiters that would be looking after us. they continued through the night to offer excellent service and...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank David W
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

We have been to the old town in Faro a few times and always stopped for lunch , and to tell you the truth we were always a bit disappointed, but while walking around we saw this place and decided to try it, well what...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Stufuk
Reviewed 28 September 2018 via mobile

We popped in for a quick lunch while sightseeing in the charming center of Faro. We asked if we could be served quickly as we still had some plans for that day and the waiter made sure it happened. We had the lunch menu for...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank nikolaasg
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

Great fish stew. Excellent service. Also loved the white sangria and almond cake. A lovely evening was spoiled by a couple who started smoking at the next table. Unfortunately this is typical of Portugal and even Europe in general. Would be nice to have separate...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank patyi888
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

Overprice, don’t waste your money here. They charged us 8 euros for 3 small pieces of bread, butter and dips....in Portugal they usually charge for bread+, however 8 euros is extremely overpriced....even if they charge this amount, they should have informed customers so they can...More

Date of visit: September 2018
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Philippa M
29 August 2018|
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Response from FurbyTDi | Reviewed this property |
Yes it does.
15 May 2017|
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Response from RestauranteFazGostos | Property representative |
Hi there, We do have a new Menu coming on by the end of the month. We will have 2 taster Menus on it. Thank you to all. Kind regards Cristina Lourenço
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David A
17 February 2017|
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Response from RestauranteFazGostos | Property representative |
Hello there, We are closed on sundays sir. I'm Sorry.
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