Great service and food.
A neighborhood gem. Excellent food, nice wine list and good service.
Very clean and well decorated. The restaurant is not large but it is very comfortable. Servers are very good and friendly. The owner Joe is almost always at the restaurant as is his daughter Michelle who is the manager both are very competent and friendly. Good bartenders a great kitchen staff and good, generous drinks at a fair price.
Love their grouper.
The food was wonderful. It was noisy for a small place. But that is to be expected. We would definitely go back.
My husband and I have been going there for years and when their cook Joe left so did the good food. I don't think we will be back anytime soon. The ambience is nice with the white table cloths and all but the 1/2 price wines at the bar during happy hour have disappeared as well. 😢
Even though we had a reservation for my birthday dinner, we waited 30 minutes at the bar for our table. We were then seated basically seated in the walkway between the restrooms and kitchen doors. Needless to say, it was busy and very uncomfortable. Also, they were only offering their restaurant week menu. You could not order anything from their normal menu. No where was this stated on their website or anywhere to be seen in advance.
Food was very good. Table was in front of a doorway to a party and was really loud. We could hardly hear each other
This was my first time at Fanara's. It was great to try a new restaurant in the area during Restaurant Week. The food and service was great.
One of my favorites. Food is delicious. Always an enjoyable experience.
Great Evening out with friends! Thanks!
Friendly atmosphere, food was delicious, great hostess n bartender.
This was our first time to Fanra’s but we will definitely be going back!
Ambience was warm and cozy. Bar service was attentive and friendly. Owner was present and was hospitable and warm. Meeting and greeting all customers . Menu spectacular and our server was friendly and on point with appetizers and the main dishes . Food was to die for great Italian and generous portions Would highly recommend and will definitely be back
Very good food at a fair price. Facilities are spotless and plentiful parking
This place is not cheap. I had looked at the menu prior to going and was so excited to try the vodka pasta, one of my favorite dishes. There version was supposed to have prosciutto in it, it did not. Of course they still charged $20 for a plate of pasta, very watery sauce, and what tasted like overcooked frozen peas. To say it was disappointing would be an understatement. Our waitress was not friendly at all, never asked how our food was once. I asked her about knocking off a few dollars because there was no prosciutto in my dish and she said no. Left my mother's cc in the machine and acted bothered when we called her over to say we didn't get the card back. Absolutely awful, would never go back.
Greater quality of food for a reasonable rate. Owner is always there greeting everyone, great place!
Great food. Good service. Not too expensive. Meatballs were especially good.
The service was outstanding!! Tried the lobster special which was so flavorful and delicious !! We also had the Bolognese which has a wine base that gives it an extraordinary taste!! We will definitely be back soon.
Leave there every week, completely satisfied, and filled. Best service!
Don’t go here unless you’re over 50. Having dined here before I suggested It for my 21 year old son to take his girlfriend for Valentine’s Day. We made reservation on open table 5 days before. They arrived at 6:55 for a 7 pm reservation and waited until 7:30 before quietly leaving in a rage. No one spoke to them after they checked in and they watched table after table of
people who arrived after them being seated. Such a let down after planning a romantic date. It is wrong for restaurants to discriminate.
We apologize you felt that way, we absolutely do not discriminate towards anyone. Due to it being Valentine's Day we were very busy and running a little behind. We hope you, your son, and his girlfriend will give us another try, once again we are very sorry that happened and we would be more than happy to accommodate you all!
Food was fantastic. Overall great dining experience!!
Austin, our waiter was great in accommodating our two little ones. Service and food were excellent as always.
Very nice evening
Birthday for my boyfriend!
Great Food. Joe Fanara and his lovely wife Yvonne are great hosts too
As always great food, service and atmosphere. Staff always friendly.
Excellent restaurant. Great food and service. Every time we have been there the owner is walking around making sure your meal is top notch.
Fanara's is consistently delicious and reasonably priced with ample portions. Sea bass Francais was incredible and the filet mignon was properly cooked to order. Veal piccata was good but not as tender as expected. Weekends are very busy so be prepared to have a drink at the very friendly bar.
Our second time, was fantastic again. Will definitely be back with friends!
Disappointed we were seated in back room. We always sat in front of restaurant. This other room was very dull and pretty vacant of customers the time slot we had. There were empty tables in front,so I asked hostess if we could be moved and she said"no" without an explanation. Service,too,was disappointing as well. Waiter was very personable but neglected serving us bread. We had to ask another server. Our salads should have been out before our entree was served not at the same time. And, my well done ordered filet came out a more med well. I never saw this server again for awhile,so tried to consume some of the meat. He should have asked me how meat was cooked before he disappeared. I recognize this was a busy evening,but didn't offer us a happy New Years occasion.Prior to this 1 dinner, all our dinners have been excellent in the past and we will return but not seated in that room!.
Excellent neighborhood Italian place with great food and service.
Awesome. Great service and fantastic food. Gem close to home. Will be back!
We arrived with reservations for 7 pm on a Friday nt via email they didn't have ...but eventually graciously found us a table for 5 in back room. It was perfect large quiet table with exceptional male waiter. Food was wonderful exceptional seafood chowder!
First time visit for dinner with friends. Everything was wonderful .
This was our fist time dining at Fanara's. The bartenders were attentive and the drinks were well made. The owner personally welcomed us, which was a nice touch. Nice selection of Italian dishes and specials. I would dine there again!
The food and service were fantastic.
Very comfortable restaurant.
Not too noisy.
Food was very good.
Service was warm and friendly.
Good place to go!
Always excellent ! Comfortable atmosphere, great food, lovely service. Can't go wroungwith anything on the menu !
Excellent service and wonderful food. My Filet was the most delicious I ever tasted. I order it well done and this steak was so tender and juicy. Can't wait to return.