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Faz Gostos

Rua do Castelo 13, Largo do Castelo 7 | Old Town, Faro 8000-243, Portugal
+351 914 133 668
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“stuffed squid” (10 reviews)
“creme brulee” (9 reviews)
“duck” (14 reviews)
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International, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Rua do Castelo 13, Largo do Castelo 7 | Old Town, Faro 8000-243, Portugal
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Reviewed 2 days ago

After a less-than-brilliant first meal in Faro (including pretty much inedible, maize-covered strips of tough squid), we spotted Faz Gostos while ambling around the old city. Pretty much my first observation when perusing the menu was that the starter of grilled goat cheese with honey...More

Thank Amanda K
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

One of the nicest places to have an exquisite experience with flavours from Algarve. New cuisine with elegance and great presentation

Thank Ricardo B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ok, first thing to realize is that this might be the finest restaurant in Faro. That said, the experience we had was something to remember. The food: regular tourist stuff. The service: something that you have to experience yourself. It's difficult to explain, but by...More

Thank 503juhat
Reviewed 1 week ago

When you first see this place, from the street, you think 'Wow!' It looks fantastic, with tables laid out very professionally and super interior decor. The menu is just as enticing. Sadly, on a busy Friday night, appearances were completely deceptive. Not enough staff for...More

Thank wywanderers
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited while passing for lunch after we saw the board advertising 3 courses for 15 eu and we were not disappointed. In addition to the 3 courses you also get water, wine, bread and coffee. Food is delicious and service great too. Waiters were...More

Thank 84NottsL
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited here as a group of five on a Friday for the €15 lunch menu Wow what a deal this is! All the below for only 15 euros. Breads/dips to start Starter Main Dessert Coffee Alcoholic drink: soft drink You would think that with...More

Thank ALBManchester
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked a late meal for five at 9.30. Unfortunately, although the waiters were very friendly service was slow and it took us three tries to place our order because the waiter kept getting distracted and left the table mid order. Very few options for...More

Thank Rebecca S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Provided you eat seafood, it is really hard to find bad food in the Algarve. However, lo and behold, we found it! I should really be giving it 1 star but the service was good therefore, an extra star. Apart from the pleasant waitress, food...More

1  Thank Shruti S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great food, very well presented with friendly and helpful waiters and a lovely building with old wine cellars, which if you ask nicely you can see

Thank stevefwj
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My daughter and partner had visited here for lunch and had a lovely meal, but the service was ambit slow, so we decided to all go in one evening. We hadn't booked and was seated very quickly. (Party of 5) Even though we was told...More

Thank Tracy B
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Questions & Answers
15 May 2017|
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Response from RestauranteFazGostos | Property representative |
Hi there, We do have a new Menu coming on by the end of the month. We will have 2 taster Menus on it. Thank you to all. Kind regards Cristina Lourenço
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David A
17 February 2017|
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Response from RestauranteFazGostos | Property representative |
Hello there, We are closed on sundays sir. I'm Sorry.
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7 October 2016|
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Response from peter g | Reviewed this property |
yes it is
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$46
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
19:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua do Castelo 13, Largo do Castelo 7 | Old Town, Faro 8000-243, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Faro
  • Phone Number: +351 914 133 668
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Under new management since November 2012, FazGostos Restaurant is located in the heart of Faro's Old Town, where it explores the concept of typical portuguese cooking with some french cuisine twists. The cozy ambience, complemented with a friendly staff and classic and contemporary decoration throughout the dining room, turns the place in an ideal location for a business lunch or a more intimate dinner. The cooking, inspired by local food, elaborates plates for all kinds of taste, which present familiar flavours complemented with a modern touch. The restaurant also offers the possibility of visiting its wonderful wine cave, which will definitely have something suitable to your taste.
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