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Fasano Restaurante

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Ruta 104km km. 3, La Barra, Maldonado 20001, Uruguay
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Province of Buenos Aires, Argentina
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59 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Fassano restaurant has just been refurbished after 2 years of being closed . From an architectonical and interior decorate point of view it is a master piece . Sadly the kitchen is by far NOT up to the standards of the Hotel and the investment poured into it . The most renown dish the famous very elaborated cooked lamb... More 

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Thank John K
Ismael P, Gerente at Fasano Restaurante, responded to this review

Dear Mr. John, Thank you very much for taking the time to review our restaurant. I apologize for we didn't achieve your satisfaction. This is certainly not the level of food that we aim to provide to our clients. I sincerely hope that these incidents have not marred your impressions of our restaurant and that you will give us another... More 

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12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

The architecture and setting are nothing short of spectacular. Service is impeccable. The price/quality ratio was disastrous. I don't mind spending $60 for an entree, but it HAS to Wow me. It did not. I ordered the lamb which was highly recommended and was utterly disappointed. For dessert I ordered the tiramisu and it was good. Two others ordered the... More 

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Thank BArubia
Ismael P, Gerente at Fasano Restaurante, responded to this review

Dear customer, Thank you to share your opinion about us. I would like to thank you for your visit. I highly value our guests and that your feedback is analyzed and taken into consideration, as it is only through it that we can constantly improve. Thank you for your observations about the architecture and the service but I apologize for... More 

Buenos Aires, Argentina
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74 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

An amazing place! The architectural setting is outstanding, the service is perfect, and the food is excellent too! An interesting menu with many options. It is absolutely worth the drive, which is actually just 10 minutes from the heart of La Barra!

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Thank MarianoG
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53 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017

We have eaten at Fasano many times since the hotel opened as the setting, views and decor of the restaurant are outstanding. Yesterday however we had a truly disappointing experience and will not return. Appetizers cost $30-40 while entrees are in the $60-70 range. At this price level you expect outstanding service anywhere in the world, especially on a day... More 

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Thank Martin S
Ismael P, Gerente at Fasano Restaurante, responded to this review

Dear Martin S. Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback because with your feedback we can learn from and use to improve. I apologize that you were disappointed. I will certainly take into consideration your comments about the service. It has been analyzed and the team was oriented. If you give us a chance to earn back... More 

State of Sao Paulo
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35 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2016

We had dinner at Fasano Restaurante and the food was amazing. The wines were great and the whole experience was unequal.

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Thank Suely K
Punta del Este, Uruguay
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45 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 May 2015

I suggest you go before sunset, we had a wonderful time, enjoyed the sunset and then have a delicious dinner.

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Thank Carolina M
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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89 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2015

Superb restaurant. Food is delicious, service is extraordinary and the place is beautiful. I had salmon tartare and "milanesa". Before you order the waiter keeps coming with bread and a delicious paté. You never have to ask for more bread or wine because the waiters are constantly keeping an eye on you. It is considered a cool place in Punta... More 

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Thank Sofia Z
New York City, New York
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2014 via mobile

Food was mediocre, came home with nasty mosquito bites AND the valet stole my sunglasses. The manager accused me of lying and yelled at me for making accusations of theft. Never been treated this poorly. Stay away.

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Tipp City, Ohio
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2014

There is nothing to dislike about this restaurant. But if you are not accustomed to staying up late, take a nap before going so that you can do adequate people watching.

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1 Thank HeatherB3
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112 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2014 via mobile

Me and my wife had a dinner at this famous restaurant. The service as all the service at the Fasano was excellent. All of them were polite and frandely, and were always allert with all details. The food was very good but also very very expensive. The restaurant decor is confortable and very nice as well as the view! But... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ruta 104km km. 3, La Barra, Maldonado 20001, Uruguay
  • Location: South America  >  Uruguay  >  Maldonado Department  >  Maldonado  >  La Barra

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