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Es Faro

Cap Gros de Moleta, 07108 Soller, Majorca, Spain
971633752
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Ranked #68 of 112 restaurants in Soller
Price range: $31 - $39
Cuisines: Mediterranean, Seafood, Tapas
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Local cuisine, Outdoor seating
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Local cuisine, Outdoor seating
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014 NEW

Beautiful setting showed to a lovely table all off to a good start. Wiring a few minutes a waiter brought a spectacular array of fish from which we chose mussels and clams prawns and squid to start followed by one large fish for the 5 of us 2 adults 3 children Fish not bad although rather bland Desserts good However... More

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014 NEW

This restaurant is a little tricky to find and driving a large car up the narrow cliff roads was a little hair raising. However, we were rewarded with a spectacular view of the port. The catches of the day were brought out and explained by the friendly staff. We had some delicious mussels and clams followed by local catches cooked... More

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71 reviews 71 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

The location of this restaurant is seriously lovely, it's at the top of the cliffs so you look back at Port Soller from quite a height. The view is worth the trip up and the food was rather good too - local seafood starter dishes were very good and the main course fish dishes were good too. However the noise... More

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Dublin, Dublin, Ireland
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114 reviews 114 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

The view from this restaurant is spectacular. It is interesting to see Port de Soller from the opposite side, and with lovely clear weather we witnessed a spectacular sunset which made the port and the surrounding mountains change colours as the sun went down. It was like watching Uluru at sunset!!! For starters we ordered a collection of shell fish... More

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42 reviews 42 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014 via mobile

As this restaurant came recommended in one of Jamie Oliver's articles on Mallorca, we had to try it. The view is spectacular. Food is way above average, service very good, and yes the gambas of Soller are exceptional. Make sure to book a table in advance to avoid surprises.

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Dundee, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

Fabulous view in a high position next to a Light House overlooking the whole of Port Soller and the Sea. Very fish and shell fish orientated but that's not a complaint it just limits the non fish eaters who go there. Service excellent food excellent can't fault it if you want a special meal in a wonderful position. Not cheap... More

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Antibes, France
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55 reviews 55 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Totally worth a taxi ride up the hill - it's a lot further than it looks when you add in all the switchbacks! Has some fantastic freshly caught seafood prepared to order exactly the way we asked. Five star service, and the price tag wasn't as horrendous as I thought it might be!

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Zurich, Switzerland
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31 reviews 31 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

After visiting Valldemossa and Deia we finally arrived on to fo mountain to Es Faro to view a the bay of Soller and eat like Kings in a restaurant that surpasses your expectation ,we thought we were there for the view but the food was outstanding and were well received and taken care of by a team of well seasoned... More

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London
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51 reviews 51 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

Es Faro is a lovely Mallorcan restaurant located next to the main lighthouse of Soller, perched atop of an outcrop at one point of the crescent bay. When we recommended it by our hotel concierge, we were initially hesitant due to the mixed reviews. We need not have worried (the meal was fantastic) but we also now understand why the... More

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Igualada, Spain
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5 reviews 5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

I was there four times the last year. We enjoied the balcony over the Soller harbour in a Spring sunny day. Very relaxing place. The quality of the fish always was perfect, they brought and showed us at the table and we choose what we prefer. The owner advise us Cornet white wine, Malvasia grape, good choice.The home made desserts... More

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