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.

Don Fausto

Andrea Doria | 10, 73029, Vernole, Italy
+39 0832 882997
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
27 Jul 2017
“Amazing restaurant in the heart of Vernole”
5 Oct 2016
“Atmospheric Dining”
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Andrea Doria | 10, 73029, Vernole, Italy
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (150)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
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
Nearby Restaurants
Castle Street - The Original
80 reviews
2.25 km away
Trattoria L'Arco
219 reviews
3.31 km away
Angiolino Pizzeria & Grill
410 reviews
3.61 km away
Dolce Chiara
20 reviews
3.09 km away
Nearby Attractions
Colonna Votiva di S. Anna
.11 km away
Chiesa della Visitazione di Maria Vergine
.20 km away
Chiesa di Sant'Anna
.22 km away
Parrocchia Maria SS. Assunta
.26 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Don Fausto staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, 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
  • E-mail
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