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El Faro

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Punta Prima | Beach front, Punta Prima, Minorca, Spain
+34 639 06 63 93
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2 reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Family meal for 14. Staff were very friendly and helpful. Starters and main courses were delicious and generous portions. Will be going again this week

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Thank Alan Shaun D
Madrid, Spain
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went to have lunch with my family and we didn't have a pleasant meal. The quality of the food wasn't at all what we expect it and the service was slow and bad mannered. I don't recommend this place at all, there are many others near way better.

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Thank Carla M
Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having visited Menorca for the past 20 years El Faro is stilll our favourite. Mainly simple meals a Menorca and English meals, large in size and freshly cooked. Over the years they have served consistently good food. Lovely people, mainly all from same family. We are visited no agan in May 2017 so we are looking forward to garlic prawns... More 

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Thank Crawford-Senior
Flitwick, United Kingdom
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106 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2016

6 of us ate there one evening after catching the Road Train from Cala Toret. We had a look at some of the other restaurants but thought that El Faro offered better choices. We were not dissapointed and would definitely return if we were to go back again. Great food at affordable prices.

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Thank FlitwickMassive
Hartlepool UK
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180 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 159 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 October 2016

Called in whilst visiting the town recently and both decided to try the Scampi, crisp breadcrumbs and tasty Scampi, excellent wine and good selection of beers. Service, first class, chatty and cheerful and not pushy at all. Relaxed atmosphere with great view of the bay. excellent value for money.

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Thank GoanCrazy
Sutton, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

The food is amazing, the staff are lovely and my family have been going there for 20 years! You honestly can't beat their grilled squid or mussels. You cant beat the caramel vodka shot with the bill either 😆We love it there and think everyone should go. Thank you for your fantastic hospitality

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Thank Sophie G
London
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117 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

The food here was really great, had the grilled sole and it was fabulous. Potions are huge so if you're not too hungry don't have a starter.

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Thank Jo A
Cannock, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

We had Chateaubriand here and it was so good we went back on the last night of our holiday to have it again. The staff were very helpful and friendly. Sit here and look across the sea to the lighthouse (El faro).

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Thank Phil_Wall
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46 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

I have to say... The service is very friendly. Them employes have very good mood. Wine house is good, I recommend. Every dish I saw have good presentation. Paelha is very good, With fresh sea fruits. Very tasty. Restaurante have a greate panorama over the sea. Probably the Best on island.

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Thank Pedro F
Manchester, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 September 2016

Really nice food, friendly staff and enormous portions. I would thoroughly recommend this restaurant.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood, Mediterranean, Spanish, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Cheap Eats, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Punta Prima | Beach front, Punta Prima, Minorca, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Balearic Islands  >  Minorca  >  Punta Prima
  • Phone Number: +34 639 06 63 93

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?