We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Via Giacomo Puccini 6, 09049 Villasimius, Sardinia, Italy
+39 070 791368
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

201 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More
Showing 11: English reviews
Level Contributor
131 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 September 2015

A nice place where to enjoy the Sardinian cousine. This restaurant offers you a tasty dinner of seafood in a quiet location (rare quality in Villasimius) and for a very decent price. The staff is very kind. Recommended.

Thank phdluchi
Fryazino, Russia
Level Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 July 2015 via mobile

A marvelous example of local cuisine. It offers traditional Sardinian dishes, with a strong emphasis on marine products, but pizza and sweets are also present. As far as I can tell, nice and fresh ingredients are used, the result being delicious. The stuff is very friendly, the atmosphere relaxing.

Thank SlonoInquisitor
Barcelona, España
Level Contributor
25 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 June 2015

We have come 2 times to this restaurant and at the end of our week in Sardinia we have to admit this is our favourite restaurant on this trip. This is a family owned restaurant Paolo Serra is the cook, Manuela attends the tables. This couple are locals and they know where to find the best products to offer a... More 

1 Thank Sonia_Viver
Level Contributor
4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 October 2014

We had a great lunch at this place. It was siesta, we were very hungry, there were no other staff except the owner, he served us and he cooked the food too. The food was delicious, the service was great!

Thank reipsleger
Level Contributor
7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 October 2013

In the city centre. Gluten-free pasta.Nice pizza. Good service. Excellent Sardinian desserts. Easy parking

Thank 4-barnsmamma
Level Contributor
12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 August 2013 via mobile

We have been at the restaurant 9 times and will come again for: great food and hospitality for a reasonable price.

Thank jschneid
Level Contributor
24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 June 2013

Unfortunately this restaurant is off of the main street and the night we went we were the only ones there. The food and service was good. Deserves more customers.

Thank Gerald R
London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
39 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 October 2012

Best restaurant in town food is home made real family feel about the place. Very reasonable great seafood and pizza :)

1 Thank Cork77
London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 May 2012

delicious food, great value for money, personal service. decor is very special :) place used heavily by locals and not on the regular touristy route (although no secret thanks to trip recos)

1 Thank kasutaja
Ottawa, Canada
Level Contributor
12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 May 2012 via mobile

Arrived late afternoon into town... They warned me pizza would take time but I wasn't in a rush. I had the caprese pizza and it was quite tasty. A little liquidy on top probably from the tomatoes.

1 Thank Tenthrow

Travellers who viewed Al Vecchio Faro also viewed

Villasimius, Province of Cagliari
Villasimius, Province of Cagliari
Villasimius, Province of Cagliari
Villasimius, Province of Cagliari
Villasimius, Province of Cagliari
Villasimius, Province of Cagliari

Been to Al Vecchio Faro? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean, Soups
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Giacomo Puccini 6, 09049 Villasimius, Sardinia, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sardinia  >  Province of Cagliari  >  Villasimius
  • Phone Number: +39 070 791368

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Al Vecchio Faro staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?