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Restaurante El Faro de Cadiz

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Fri, 12/13
8:00 PM

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner
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Jamón Ibérico de Jabugo 5J (Cortado a Cuchillo, R. 100 grs.)
25.0
Paté de Cabracho con Tostaditas (Media Ración)
10.5
Rollito de Salmón relleno de Cebiche y Salsa Fría de Apio (Ud)
9.5
Tosta de Anchoas y Boquerones sobre Alboronia (Unidad)
9.5
Tosta de Foie y Jamón sobre Compota de Manzana (Unidad)
9.5
Ensalada de Langostinos, Frutas de Temporada, Verduritas, Vinagreta de Pedro Ximenez y Salsa Rosa
22.5
Ensalada de Pulpo a la Mostaza Antigua, Aceite de Pimentón, Patatas y Tomate Concassé
21.0
Almejas a la Marinera ó con Espinacas al Brandy de Jerez
22.5
Albondiguitas de Marisco al Jerez Fino en Salsa con Berberechos (12 uds.)
13.80
Frituritas de Queso y Puerro con Salsa Pedro Ximénez (8 Uds.)
9.0
About
El Faro de Cadiz is located in the traditional neighborhood of "La Viña", where Gonzalo Cordoba started with a small bar decorated as a sailor tavern, with nets and fishing stuff, with few wooden benches and tables. The customers came in search of the famous fried fish, called "pescaito frito" daily carried by fishermen of "caleta" beach. His daily concern and desire to excel led him to transform the local expanding and providing modern facilities. Now retired, his spirit of service and commitment to others is part of our principle to keep shining gastronomically Cadiz and we are proud to continue this work. El Faro Cadiz is still committed to the tradition to move forward and offer the best
PRICE RANGE
$33 - $133
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
CUISINES
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Spanish
FEATURES
Reservations, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Free Wifi, Private Dining, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed today via mobile

What a score to get an instant online reservation on this Michelin star resturant on a Sunday night! Simple snd fresh. Prices were so reasonable for a Michelin star resturant.

Date of visit: December 2019
Thank mit4car
Reviewed 1 week ago

There is a great bar for tapas and drinks here. The restaurant is tucked away. Certainly the most elegant I have seen in Cadiz - full of Old world charm. We settled at the bar with a solid selection of Cadiz wines. We went for...More

Date of visit: December 2019
Thank Nigel S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Faro is a great combination of excellent food and service. To me the way I always want a traditional restaurant to be. A great place to enjoy!

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank Exploration152192
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a long weekend in Cádiz and we were reckonmended to go for our last nights evening meal could not fault it will go again next time in Cadiz

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank John P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food for pretty affordable prices given this is one of the most expensive places in Cadiz. The service is friendly but detached when serving wine/changing cutlery. Still, a very good experience mostly on price/quality terms

Date of visit: November 2019
1  Thank K4438CWsergioc
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Booked this restaurant for dinner on a visit to Cádiz. We were really looking forward to it based on its reputation. What a let down. The welcome was unfriendly and despite the restaurant not being busy we had to wait 25 minutes to be asked...More

Date of visit: October 2019
1  Thank Peter W
Reviewed November 6, 2019

Very busy when I went and I know why, it is an excellent place to eat or have tapas Very good fish and I really loved the rices dishes, it is a good restaurant,price wise on the more expensive side but worth while for the...More

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank Gael B
Reviewed November 5, 2019

My partner and I planned for El Faro to be our top spot to eat in Cadiz and we were not disappointed. We had book evening meal but decided that we would have a tapas lunch there as well. The approach to the restaurant raises...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank trevorcatcott
Reviewed November 4, 2019 via mobile

I had dinner for one on November 1. I liked the atmosphere of the place as it reminded me of bygone eras. The waiters were courteous if somewhat mechanical. I had the funny sensation that they were taught to act this way or, maybe they...More

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank mostafae114
Reviewed November 4, 2019 via mobile

We really wanted this to be a highlight of our trip having seen it on TV, however I’m slightly disappointed. Dining room is ok but lacks atmosphere and some staff are not that attentive which spoilt the visit. The food is generally very good but...More

Date of visit: November 2019
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Stephanie E
August 18, 2019|
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Response from Garpaw | Reviewed this property |
Yes, was there a week ago and received an English menu
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TAMARA J
November 14, 2017|
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Response from elfarodecadiz | Property representative |
Hola! Claro! Y casi todas las frituras así como muchos otros platos y postres! Abrimos a las 13:00 todos los días!
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cambridge-jay
May 1, 2017|
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Response from elfarodecadiz | Property representative |
They can come as they please less in swimsuit. Our waiters wear a jacket. But customers can come in shorts.
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