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4 Holloway Street, Minehead TA24 5NP, England
+44 1643 706372
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good24%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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Italian, Pizza, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
4 Holloway Street, Minehead TA24 5NP, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The food is fantastic and very reasonably priced, the service is fantastic, and the atmosphere is faultless. There is no rush to finish you meal. It is very relaxed and has a "family feel" about it. We have been coming here for over 20 years...More

Thank hopkins92529
Reviewed 2 days ago

Small bistro style restaurant with a comfortable and intimate atmosphere. The staff are both charming and attentive, without being “over the top” and fawning over you. If you have any special requests, the restaurant will endeavour to assist with your request,being honest with you if...More

Thank pmt17
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We ate in this restaurant as a family of five. It was packed which we thought was a good sign. Wine choice was limited and didn’t have what we wanted. We also overheard other diners being told they had got what they wanted either. Starters:...More

Thank moomintroll27
Reviewed 7 May 2018

While visiting Minehead in Somerset UK we were looking for something beyond Cod and Chips. We found a lovely Italian restaurant Fausto's down a little street near the centre. Everything on the menu looked interesting and sounded delicious, we were not disappointed in our choice....More

Thank Stuart M
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

On rugby tour with my lad and fancied a nice meal. Top quality food at Fausto’s and welcoming friendly staff. Really enjoyed the meal and would definitely return if we come back in the future. Highly recommended.

Thank Andy123423
Reviewed 30 April 2018

My parents have recently moved to Minehead so we tried out Fausto's. Starters came very quickly and service was friendly. We shared the camembert and the cold meat platter starter which was absolutely incredible. Everyone was happy with their meals and there was a lovely...More

Thank Annie L
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Two couples. From the start, waited 15-20mins before we were asked for our drinks order, 3 starters were ok 1 mussels was shocking image attached, Mains came out 3 pork belly dishes were terrible and well undercooked (we did not pay for these) the roe...More

Reviewed 17 March 2018

Mixed feelings but overall positive! We came yesterday for a birthday, party of 6. The team were all very friendly to their credit but did seem to be a bit shortstaffed? Unfortunately this meant we did have a few delays throughout. We ordered around 19:30...More

Thank Emily G
Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

I visited the restaurant today with my daughter for an early Mothers Day treat. The restaurant was not very busy and lacked atmosphere. Only 1 lady waiting at tables but did not appear to have much of a clue about the food. The food took...More

Thank Lynlin63
Reviewed 3 March 2018

I visited this place as a party of 10 ladies 24thFeb. We booked in the morning and were seated at a long table in the window. We all thoroughly enjoyed our starters and main course. We found the staff very friendly and helpful. Good choices...More

Thank Joyce L
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Logan G
9 September 2017|
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Response from 705Lorna | Reviewed this property |
Ditto what Heather O said, but the menu is probably on-line.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 15:00
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12:00 - 15:00
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18:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 Holloway Street, Minehead TA24 5NP, England (Formerly Zest)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Minehead
  • Phone Number: +44 1643 706372
Restaurant taken over from Zest, with new management. Serving Italian and European Cusine, using local ingredients where possible. Now also serving fresh fish and seafood, and beautiful steaks from a local producer. Our specials board is updated frequently. We cater for small to medium size parties, and our restaurant is ideal for birthdays, anniversaries and other special ocassions. Our restaurant has recently been redecorated and offers a cosy feel, with friendly service and freshly prepared food.
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