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Il Faro

Wangenstr. 59, Dubendorf 8600, Switzerland
044 821 61 64
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Ranked #7 of 21 Restaurants in Dubendorf
Price range: $22 - $86
Cuisines: Italian
Good for: Families with children, Large groups
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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Good for: Families with children, Large groups
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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Singapore
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216 reviews 216 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014 via mobile

On the ground floor there is a pizzeria, going down stars, into the basement, is the more upscale place to eat (they don't even serve pizzas anymore). Quite good real Italian food (the prawns in garlic oil with chili are excellent) and some home made pasta. Of course some interesting selection of meats and fish. Dessert comes on a cart,... More

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Zurich, Switzerland
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43 reviews 43 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

We went back again after a disappointing evening about 2 years ago. The service has improved 100% from back then, very efficient, the lady in charge was polite, ditto our waiter. We will definitely go back.

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Dubendorf, Switzerland
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44 reviews 44 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2012

since many years, il faro has been our favourite pizzeria in the neighbourhood. the staff are very friendly and helpful. the service is fast and efficient. i always really enjoy the pizza. we go here year round, as in summer there is a terrace outside too. highly recommendable.

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Küsnacht, Schweiz
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42 reviews 42 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2012

I would suggest this place to everyone, as for romantic dinner, same as for a nice evening with friends. they have several rooms with different atmosphere, but please book a table on the ground floor- a la carte restaurant. The best choice is 4 dishes menu. They choose it for you and serve it with a pleasure. Amazing food.

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Lausanne, Switzerland
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33 reviews 33 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2012

The place is quite fine, you can have a nice pizza for a correct price, and they also do takeaway. Just a correct restaurant.

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Weston, Florida
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21 reviews 21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2012

If I am in Switzerland I am going everytime to this restaurant to eat the Peppersteak with the French fries. The quality and taste are outstanding since years. Bravo.

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Dubendorf, Switzerland
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2012

Love the food, authentic italian. and service also always top notch. love il faro! the big one near dietlikon strasse has the "grotto" section which is really romantic.

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Zurich, Switzerland
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25 reviews 25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2012

cuisine italienne classique , rien de spécial mais pour un repas vite fait bien fait c'est correct. les pizzas peuvent aussi être prise en take away

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West Palm Beach, Florida
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2011

We went for a dinner with a friends, liked the atmosphere and the food. Good service and my pizza to !

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Erlenbach, Switzerland
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16 reviews 16 reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2011

Offers what a pizzeria must have: great pasta and pizza, friendly and fast service. Wine and drinks on recommendation are nothing spectacular but always a good match. Kids and families are very welcome. An ideal place to hang out after the movies or other activities... note: this is close to a military training center and sometimes crowded with young people... More

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