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“Beautiful, delicious, food in well presented family run restaurant”
Review of Il Faro

Il Faro
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Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations
Reviewed November 5, 2012

They can pack 'em in here, without compromising on quality. The pesto is the best in all of Santa Margherita and their fresh fish (be sure to double check it is fresh, as they also have frozen items when out of season etc) simply grilled is perfection. The other nice thing is that the wine list is not a rip off, and contains a really interesting, if small, wine list. Family run. Everyone eats here - locals, tourists, couples, families, old-timers.

I wish I could go there for dinner tonight.

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Reviewed October 15, 2012

After being ripped off at a restaurant on the square with a similar name we were leery to try this restaurant. But we are very happy we did. We liked it so much we came back a second night. The family that runs the restaurant are delightful. The daughter who waits table is just adorable. I had veal which was wonderful. An authentic restaurant up a side street. Stay away from the restaurants on the sea.

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Thank marPortland_Oregon
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Reviewed September 17, 2012

chain smokers on both sides of us, and we were not told that the closed area at the back of the restaurant allowed smoking. Also very painfully slow service

Thank TriathlonMom
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Reviewed August 1, 2012

A small local 3rd generation family run restaurant. helpful wait staff, great food, excellent seafood, nice wine list. A local "gem". To be revisited

Thank MCD0601
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Reviewed July 10, 2012

Quaint little restaurant to dine with the family. Attentive service, tasty food and a friendly environment. Reservations a must on weekends.

Thank Lisi12
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