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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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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • 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 1 week ago

We thoroughly enjoyed our dinner last night, not least because of the professional way we were looked after by a team of waiters. We had different steaks - both were first class. The clam starter, recommended by one of the waiters, was very tasty. The...More

Thank 379Mel
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

White tablecloths, some servers who speak English, an automatic serving of bread though they charge for it and food which turned out to be tempting on the menu but pretty heavy on the stomach because of sheer quantity and sauces. The soup of the day...More

Thank Gamine1949
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very dissappointing - I'm confused as to why this is in the Michelin guide. The food was pretty bland and unseasoned. The salads that came with some of the dishes was crude and unnecessary. All in all it was a very mediocre experience - not...More

Thank Nikolaj S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Faz Gostos in Faro holds a Michelin rating but rewarded us with unfullfilled expectations at family Christmas dinner. Serving and atmosphere was really good apart from not following correctly up on how well the meat was promised prepared. The dishes though was dissapointing compared to...More

Thank Bent S
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely restaurant with good service and amazing food! I had the sea bass casserole and my partner had steak, both were delicious. I would definitely return

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Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

Arrived in Faro and headed straight to the old town for a coffee. Came across Faz Gostos by chance and were greeted by a friendly staff member. Customer service was that good that we decided to book a table and return for dinner. Fabulous food...More

Thank richardedge1206
Reviewed 30 November 2017

We used to be guest there for many lunches, in the old part of the restaurant. Excellent service and excellent food in a beautiful Decor. And Dinners left beautiful memories. We tried the new restaurant many times now, the terrace is one of the best...More

Thank Pius M
Reviewed 28 November 2017 via mobile

We are on holidays in the Algarve and drove to Faro for a day (afternoon) trip. Being November most of the good restaurants where we are staying are closed, so we decided to stay later and have dinner in Faro. We had not read reviews...More

Thank Regina B
Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

Strolling around the Faro Old Town we came by chance across this delightful restaurant. We enjoyed great service from a multi-lingual very pleasant and efficient staff. My wife’s oven baked cod with scallops was delicious as was my partridge tarts with exotic salad. It was...More

Thank Philip893
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Billed as fanciest in Faro, this is an impressive space, airy and well laid out, with attentive staff (though rather frazzled when busy). Classy restaurant and food good though not exceptional, but not madly expensive either. Nice evening, worth the visit but once probably enough.

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15 May 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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17 February 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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7 October 2016|
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Response from peter g | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$55
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
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
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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