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Faz Gostos Faro

Rua do Castelo 13 | Old Town, Faro 8000-243, Portugal
+351 914 133 668
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“stuffed squid” (9 reviews)
“creme brulee” (9 reviews)
“duck” (15 reviews)
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CUISINES
European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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LOCATION
Rua do Castelo 13 | Old Town, Faro 8000-243, Portugal
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was a real treat and we sat outside in the old town. Service was friendly and we felt well looked after. The food was delicious and altogether it was a very enjoyable experience

Thank HazelValvona
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well, this has always been a favourite over the years, especially with the set menus. However, although some of the dishes have improved as it went rather downhill, others didn't have much taste at all. The service has always seemed as if it was worth...More

Thank RoamingEU
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We decided to try this restaurant because it is rated as 2 Michelin stars - not sure how they got this though. We ordered gin and tonic whilst we looked at the menu and chose our wine. However, that wasn't simple as we had to...More

Thank Wendy A
RestauranteFazGostos, Proprietário at Faz Gostos Faro, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

You are wrong in the restaurant. Ours does not have Michelin stars, nor do our dishes aim for such a distinction. In fact we serve food in more quantity and with another type of confection.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ate here several times whilst holidaying for a week in Faro. The first time we sat outside and it was very quiet...the food and service were very good. The next time we ate inside...did not like the harsh overhead lighting as it was not conducive...More

Thank JlizW
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was one of the evening's, where I just wanted to give myself a nice treat. I was welcomed nicely on a beautiful setting and friendly waiter. I ordered "xarem con almejas" and "magret de pato con figos". Then the disappointment started, it came right...More

Thank Sebastian B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

amazing food and nice wine. the wine was good and the restaurant was in the old town of Faro Service was good

Thank MetteVagn-Hansen
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good experience at Faz Gostos. Lovely service and good food. Would recommend it to everyone. Will come back again

Thank Maha P
Reviewed May 18, 2018 via mobile

Quiet when we went, but staff were unattentive and we were left waiting several times when it should have been obvious that we were waiting for service. We were served by more than one waiter, which could have added to the problem. The waiter who...More

Thank GordonMcF
Reviewed May 12, 2018 via mobile

Came here for a nice lunch with my parents as part of a day trip to Faro. Set menu of the day was €16 with a glass of house wine, food was very good quality and decent portions. Highly recommended if you are in the...More

Thank Jennifer H
Reviewed May 8, 2018 via mobile

Stopped by before Ría Formosa afternoon boat tour. No one there at 12:30 on Sunday but packed by 2 when we left. Very helpful staff, good food and wine, reasonably priced

Thank joe c
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keeno327985
May 14, 2017|
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Response from RestauranteFazGostos | Property representative |
Hi there, We do have a new Menu coming on by the end of the month. We will have 2 taster Menus on it. Thank you to all. Kind regards Cristina Lourenço
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David A
February 16, 2017|
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Response from RestauranteFazGostos | Property representative |
Hello there, We are closed on sundays sir. I'm Sorry.
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October 6, 2016|
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Response from peter g | Reviewed this property |
yes it is
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$29 - $52
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Families with children, Large groups, Special occasions
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua do Castelo 13 | Old Town, Faro 8000-243, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Faro
  • Phone Number: +351 914 133 668
  • E-mail
Description
The FazGostos Restaurant is located in the heart of Faro's Old Town, where it explores the concept of typical portuguese cooking with some french cuisine twists. The cozy ambience, complemented with a friendly staff and classic and contemporary decoration throughout the dining room, turns the place in an ideal location for a business lunch or a more intimate dinner. The cooking, inspired by local food, elaborates plates for all kinds of taste, which present familiar flavours complemented with a modern touch. The restaurant also offers the possibility of visiting its wonderful wine cave, which will definitely have something suitable to your taste.
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