We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Cantinho do Faustino

Rua Bauxita, 58, Fortaleza, State of Ceara 60175-070, Brazil
(85) 32633766
Website
Improve this listing
Ranked #210 of 4,111 restaurants in Fortaleza
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $15 - $25
Cuisines: Brazilian, Contemporary
Dining options: Reservations
Restaurant details
Dining options: Reservations
Write a Review

71 reviews from our community

78% Recommend
    30
    26
    8
    3
    4
Rating summary
    Food
    Service
    Value
    Atmosphere
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Portuguese first
  • Any
English first
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

Was this review helpful? Yes
Nowra, Australia
Contributor
11 reviews 11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Mighty MO
Contributor
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.

Was this review helpful? Yes
San Bruno
Senior Contributor
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...

Was this review helpful? Yes
Sao Paulo, SP
Top Contributor
123 reviews 123 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 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

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Cantinho do Faustino also viewed

 
Fortaleza, CE
 
Fortaleza, CE

Been to Cantinho do Faustino? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage Cantinho do Faustino, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.

Manage your listing