Guidebook for Faro

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Guidebook for Faro

Food Scene

Is located near the historical part of the city. Food well cooked, attentive service and good price-quality rate.
6 locals recommend
Restaurante Faz Gostos Faro
6 locals recommend
Is located near the historical part of the city. Food well cooked, attentive service and good price-quality rate.
Located in the heart of the Faro dock, is known for the great service: good food, good drink, friendly employees. The prices are a bit higher but well worth it.
9 locals recommend
Marisqueira Faro e Benfica
9 locals recommend
Located in the heart of the Faro dock, is known for the great service: good food, good drink, friendly employees. The prices are a bit higher but well worth it.
A good spot to eat and drink something in the evening, watching the sunset. It is a good beach restaurant with a great location
15 locals recommend
Izzy's Beach Restaurant
82 Urbanização Vale do Lobo
15 locals recommend
A good spot to eat and drink something in the evening, watching the sunset. It is a good beach restaurant with a great location
Very professional and attentive service. Known for the excellent meats and the good cocktails. The restaurant is beautiful: has a fabulous decoration. It's a good choice for families, romantic events or friend's dinner.
14 locals recommend
Parrilla Natural
14 locals recommend
Very professional and attentive service. Known for the excellent meats and the good cocktails. The restaurant is beautiful: has a fabulous decoration. It's a good choice for families, romantic events or friend's dinner.
Exquisite restaurant with good food. Prices a bit higher because it has an amazing view to the beautiful Ria Formosa. If you don't eat, at least it's worth a drink.
8 locals recommend
Hotel Faro & Beach Club
8 locals recommend
Exquisite restaurant with good food. Prices a bit higher because it has an amazing view to the beautiful Ria Formosa. If you don't eat, at least it's worth a drink.
One of the best restaurants on the beach known for the roasted fish. Fresh and tasty food!
9 locals recommend
Restaurante Zé Maria - José Maria Dos Santos
9 locals recommend
One of the best restaurants on the beach known for the roasted fish. Fresh and tasty food!
A beach restaurant with tasty food. They have almost all kinds of food. Good to spend an afternoon on the terrace drinking a beer/cider
Elementos
25 Av. Nascente
A beach restaurant with tasty food. They have almost all kinds of food. Good to spend an afternoon on the terrace drinking a beer/cider
Good handmade pizzas and very tasty fresh pasta. Good for a family program!
Chelsea
5 R. 1º de Dezembro
Good handmade pizzas and very tasty fresh pasta. Good for a family program!
One of the oldest restaurants in Faro. Very good Portuguese food and even better beer!
Cervejaria Aliança
7 Praça Dom Francisco Gomes
One of the oldest restaurants in Faro. Very good Portuguese food and even better beer!
A great place to eat tapas and drink wine at the end of the day.
11 locals recommend
APERITIVO Bar
11 locals recommend
A great place to eat tapas and drink wine at the end of the day.
A good beach restaurant with a beautiful view. Burgers, pizzas, salads, seafood and good wine.
16 locals recommend
WAX RestoBar
16 locals recommend
A good beach restaurant with a beautiful view. Burgers, pizzas, salads, seafood and good wine.
For the meat lovers a great steak restaurant!
Faaron steakhouse
7 R. Ivens
For the meat lovers a great steak restaurant!

Drinks & Nightlife

A great music live bar with a great staff.
Piper's Irish Pub
A great music live bar with a great staff.
The specialty of this bar are cocktails. However, you can drink wine, beer, cider, tea, coffe and other stuffs too. With a good soundtrack, a great service and the right company, you can have a wonderful program in this place. Open all day!
38 locals recommend
COCKTAIL & wine bar COLUMBUS
38 locals recommend
The specialty of this bar are cocktails. However, you can drink wine, beer, cider, tea, coffe and other stuffs too. With a good soundtrack, a great service and the right company, you can have a wonderful program in this place. Open all day!
If you want to a have a good time, dancing and drinking, it's the right place. Frequented, mainly, for young people (18-40).
First Floor
41 R. do Prior
If you want to a have a good time, dancing and drinking, it's the right place. Frequented, mainly, for young people (18-40).

Parks & Nature

Extensive beach with several restaurants and coffes. Has a nautical center that allows who wants to try have a paddle lessons, surfing, windsurfing, canoeing, etc.
38 locals recommend
Praia de Faro
38 locals recommend
Extensive beach with several restaurants and coffes. Has a nautical center that allows who wants to try have a paddle lessons, surfing, windsurfing, canoeing, etc.
Beautiful road where you can do several activities. Can be made to walk or bike. Bring together the countryside and the beach. It has a lot of paths and some of them end up in beaches (eg. Faro and Gigi). You can do bird watching too.
11 locals recommend
Ludo
11 locals recommend
Beautiful road where you can do several activities. Can be made to walk or bike. Bring together the countryside and the beach. It has a lot of paths and some of them end up in beaches (eg. Faro and Gigi). You can do bird watching too.

Arts & Culture

You can watch shows, concerts, theaters. Depends on the month and the time of the year
11 locals recommend
Teatro das Figuras
11 locals recommend
You can watch shows, concerts, theaters. Depends on the month and the time of the year
Estoi Palace is a good choice if you prefer to spend a day exploring the history of Faro. Editar Teatro das Figuras
28 locals recommend
Pousada Palácio Estói
28 locals recommend
Estoi Palace is a good choice if you prefer to spend a day exploring the history of Faro. Editar Teatro das Figuras
Faro Museum is a place full of good stories to be heard.
20 locals recommend
Archaeological and Lapidary Museum Prince Henry the Navigator
20 locals recommend
Faro Museum is a place full of good stories to be heard.
Located just outside of downtown (about 400 meters), the churche is very beautiful and well maintained. It is recommended to see inside the chapel of human bones.
20 locals recommend
Igreja do Carmo
18 Av. 5 de Outubro
20 locals recommend
Located just outside of downtown (about 400 meters), the churche is very beautiful and well maintained. It is recommended to see inside the chapel of human bones.

Shopping

A lovely shopping center that has supermarket, cinema, restaurants, stores, etc. You can find a bit of everything
164 locals recommend
Algarve Shopping
164 locals recommend
A lovely shopping center that has supermarket, cinema, restaurants, stores, etc. You can find a bit of everything
A lovely shopping center that has supermarket, cinema, restaurants, stores, etc. You can find a bit of everything
32 locals recommend
Sport Zone Faro
KM 103 N125
32 locals recommend
A lovely shopping center that has supermarket, cinema, restaurants, stores, etc. You can find a bit of everything
Bookstore in the center of downtown of Faro. Near to coffes, stores, Faro doca's, etc.
Livraria Bertrand - Faro
27 R. Dom Francisco Gomes
Bookstore in the center of downtown of Faro. Near to coffes, stores, Faro doca's, etc.

Essentials

A great supermarket where you can find everything you need.
Aldi
1 R. Abel Viana
A great supermarket where you can find everything you need.
A large supermarket with great prices.
Lidl
1 R. do Bom Joao
A large supermarket with great prices.
A large supermarket near the shopping. Fresh food and take away too.
Pingo Doce
8 R. Dr. Cândido Guerreiro
A large supermarket near the shopping. Fresh food and take away too.

Entertainment & Activities

Located in the central town of Faro, next to the Municipal Library, we found the lung more care in the city of Faro, with spaces to Pic nic, rest and time to breathing fresh air under the trees, reading, listening the chirping of birds or play mini golf.
9 locals recommend
Garden of Alameda João de Deus
9 locals recommend
Located in the central town of Faro, next to the Municipal Library, we found the lung more care in the city of Faro, with spaces to Pic nic, rest and time to breathing fresh air under the trees, reading, listening the chirping of birds or play mini golf.