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Faz Gostos Faro

Rua do Castelo 13 | Old Town, Faro 8000-243, Portugal
+351 914 133 668
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“stuffed squid” (9 reviews)
“creme brulee” (9 reviews)
“duck” (14 reviews)
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European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Rua do Castelo 13 | Old Town, Faro 8000-243, Portugal
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We can highly recommend this restaurant in the old town. The pear salad was sensational - we all had to have it. My ravioli was also extremely tasty. We sat outside under the shade cloth on a summers day.

Thank Martyn S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place was recommended by Masterchef fan friends. They said it was surprisingly cheap and good. I was wondering if it was the same place. Fax Gostos certainly looks the part and the staff certainly have a haughty attitude, though friendly enough. Starters were nice...More

Thank Louise B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A wonderful evening 3 lassies celebrating special birthdays. Beautiful meal. A lovely selection of dishes and the staff were so pleasant

Thank Terri M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we ordered the porridge with clams - delicious. After that we were a bit full, but managed to eat two vegetairan dishes both of which were well worth the money. A great evening enhanced by the best waiting staff.

Thank SophieSayer
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Out here in Faro treating my pal for his birthday, thought it would be the perfect place for a finer dining experience. We arrived without a booking, but it took no time or effort for the maitre d to sort us out with a table....More

Thank James W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent restaurant, formerly Michelin starred. Good food, attentive and helpful staff. Whilst not cheap, excellent value for money. Recommended.

Thank K7239DWdavidc
RestauranteFazGostos, Proprietário at Faz Gostos Faro, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Sincerely thankful for appreciation. Only one repair, we never had stars but we continue to be recommended by Michelin.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Dining inside or out, this is an lovely restaurant and not to be missed. The location is in the old walled part of Faro. Excellent service and a variety of good food to suit all tastes. Great set lunch menu or dine from the A...More

Thank SusanFaro
Reviewed 4 March 2018

I came back for the second time for lunch. for the lunch menu. I recommend it for the price relation food and space. Faro needs good sites and this is one of them

Thank Isamarcel
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed a lovely dinner here, food gorgeous, staff very friendly and helpful. To start we had clams, and caramelised pear salad, both fabulous. For mains we had tournedos with Roquefort, and duck magret, again super and cooked to perfection. Although it was a midweek...More

Thank haybob2015
Reviewed 1 March 2018

Over the years I have enjoyed many superb lunches at Faz Gostos. Unfortunately since its gentrification they no longer do their set price lunch, the price of their wines has increased dramatically and , unfortunately, their food is not as good as it used to...More

Thank rhysg91
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Questions & Answers
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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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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7 October 2016|
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Response from peter g | Reviewed this property |
yes it is
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$55
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
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
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua do Castelo 13 | Old Town, Faro 8000-243, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Faro
  • Phone Number: +351 914 133 668
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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.
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