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Don Fausto

Andrea Doria | 10, 73029, Vernole, Italy
+39 0832 882997
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
2 Aug 2018
“Amazing Food and Service”
27 Jul 2017
“Amazing restaurant in the heart of Vernole”
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Andrea Doria | 10, 73029, Vernole, Italy
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Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

We went there on a Monday evening and we arrived very early (19:45, early for South Italy). The chef Flavio has welcome us with a vegetables tempura and very nice glass of wine in the quiet and cozy garden. Starter of the House was to...More

Thank sabcas_007
Reviewed 28 July 2017

Don Fausto is a true gem in the heart of a beautiful village in Salento. The sophisticated atmosphere, the beautiful garden, the indoor rooms in the old building make this restaurant a unique place and an unforgettable experience. In addition the food is delicious: Starting...More

Thank Flavio P
Reviewed 5 October 2016

Don Fausto restaurant is in the small town of Vernole close to Lecce. The restaurant is tucked away but is well worth the effort in finding it. The ambience, food and choice of wine are all quite extraordinary. Apart from a recommendation from our hotel...More

Thank Neil P
Reviewed 30 September 2016

Beautiful restaurant with beautiful abstract pictures, great ambience and a wonderful dining experience. Each diningroom was set up to make you feel special and that you were the only people dining. The service and the food was exceptional as was the wine and we were...More

Thank Christabella_48
Reviewed 9 May 2016

A fantastic restaurant serving local specialties "with a twist". the location in Vernole is a little out of the way bit worth finding as many locals and visitors do. The restaurant is run with a passion for local food which is not often found. The...More

Thank Gary R
Reviewed 29 January 2016 via mobile

The place, the food, the wine,the atmosphere, the warmth of the hosts deserve only one word as a comment: UNBELIEVABLE. It is really a place to visit, I recommend anything and everything of the Don Fausto.

Thank Salva F
Reviewed 11 November 2015 via mobile

This restaurant was recommended to us by Loris who hosted us at the lovely Masseria Vittoria. The food was visually superb and full of flavours. You can feel the passion from the staff in the kitchen. We were there with a group of friends of...More

Thank Marie-Helene A
Reviewed 24 August 2015 via mobile

Nice location good service good food but not special Little bit snobbish price over the average table carefully set and clean

Thank giogio1956
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Andrea Doria | 10, 73029, Vernole, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Puglia  >  Province of Lecce  >  Vernole
  • Phone Number: +39 0832 882997
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