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Cantinho do Faustino

Rua Frederico Borges, 368 | Varjota, Fortaleza, State of Ceara 60175-070, Brazil
(85) 3044-2359
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Ranked #98 of 4,135 Restaurants in Fortaleza
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $15 - $25
Cuisines: Brazilian, Contemporary, International
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations
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Haarlem, The Netherlands
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2014

Faustino always has been one of my favourite restaurants in Fortaleza, with especially the lamb dishes being excellent next to very good seafood dishes. Last year, Faustino (the chef) has moved away from his original restaurant to an inconspicuous place in a parallel street to Beira mar. This has not affected the quality of his food (still excellent), but the... More

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Nowra, Australia
11 reviews 11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2013

Faustino was a very nice place to go before he moves to Meirelles beach. The price at Meirelles beach skyrocked with no justification. Now he opened a new place nearby the Mucuripe fish market.

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Mighty MO
12 reviews 12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2012

Both seafood and meat dishes offered. Great desserts. Service excellent.

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San Bruno
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35 reviews 35 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2012

After changing many times its original restaurant, now Faustino is in anise spot. Where he can spread wings of his creativity to make his unique combinations of ingredients and spices. Try the Manjericao Ice Cream at the end...

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Sao Paulo, SP
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122 reviews 122 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2010

Faustino has reopened his old restaurant, in a nicer place (nicer neighborhood and the restaurant itself), and keeps tring to create with local ingredients. Some dishes come out excellent, others not so much. For starters we had "bolinhos de macacheira" (cassava rolls) filled with "carne de sol" (corned beef - my favourite) and "queijo coalho" (local cheese). We also had... More

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Additional Information about Cantinho do Faustino

Address: Rua Frederico Borges, 368 | Varjota, Fortaleza, State of Ceara 60175-070, Brazil
Phone Number: (85) 3044-2359
Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Ceara (CE)  >  Fortaleza
Average Prices: USD 15 - 25
Cuisine: Brazilian, Contemporary, International

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