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Faz Gostos Faro

Rua do Castelo 13 e Largo do Castelo 7 | Old Town, Faro 8000-243, Portugal
+351 914 133 668
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“stuffed squid” (9 reviews)
“creme brulee” (9 reviews)
“duck” (14 reviews)
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European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Rua do Castelo 13 e Largo do Castelo 7 | Old Town, Faro 8000-243, Portugal
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Reviewed July 3, 2017

We booked a late meal for five at 9.30. Unfortunately, although the waiters were very friendly service was slow and it took us three tries to place our order because the waiter kept getting distracted and left the table mid order. Very few options for...More

Thank Rebecca S
Reviewed July 1, 2017

Provided you eat seafood, it is really hard to find bad food in the Algarve. However, lo and behold, we found it! I should really be giving it 1 star but the service was good therefore, an extra star. Apart from the pleasant waitress, food...More

1  Thank Shruti S
Reviewed June 30, 2017 via mobile

Great food, very well presented with friendly and helpful waiters and a lovely building with old wine cellars, which if you ask nicely you can see

Thank stevefwj
Reviewed June 28, 2017 via mobile

My daughter and partner had visited here for lunch and had a lovely meal, but the service was ambit slow, so we decided to all go in one evening. We hadn't booked and was seated very quickly. (Party of 5) Even though we was told...More

Thank Tracy B
Reviewed June 26, 2017

Very average cuisine. An oven roasted seabass was averagely fresh, overcooked, and bland, like the casseroled vergetables in which it had been cooked, and the single garnish prawn in the dish was terrible. More intense was a cod, though it had poor texture. In one...More

1  Thank thoughtfuldiner
Reviewed June 26, 2017 via mobile

Never seen a restaurant like that for 15 euros ! Good food , good service , thanks Gonzalo ! Beer coffee water starter main and dessert 15 € WOW

Thank edouard d
Reviewed June 17, 2017 via mobile

We had dinner on a warm summer evening. Hake with Acorda for my wife, Duck Margret for me and a glass of wine each, followed by creme brulee. Food was excellent, couldn't fault it. BUT, the service wasn't. Waiters (particularly the head waiter) were snooty...More

Thank Andrew O
Reviewed June 17, 2017 via mobile

This is a little gem in the old town, stylish well presented restaurant. Good is excellent top end, tried some local wine too which was great value. This place is well worth a visit, cost wise it's at the top end of food and great...More

Thank Emma M
Reviewed June 17, 2017 via mobile

Chefs, the food was excellent. As is the wine list. Great location. Very smart restaurant. Most waiters, you were v good (although I didn't get served enough by the on-the-ball ones). Unfortunately, my waiter (thin gent with glasses) was frustratingly poor. 30 minutes to get...More

Thank DanLovedale
Reviewed June 11, 2017

was in the area and dropped in for lunch. Stunning old town location and very traditional but modern look. Taster menu was compared to London very reasonable but they also provide a set menu for lunch with wine, water and coffee included for 15 euros....More

Thank Scott L
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Questions & Answers
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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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
  • Value
Average prices
$29 - $53
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, Large groups, Special occasions, Families with children, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua do Castelo 13 e Largo do Castelo 7 | Old Town, Faro 8000-243, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Faro
  • Phone Number: +351 914 133 668
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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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