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Casa Franco

461 Promenade, Blackpool FY4 1AR, England
+44 1253 298662
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pizza” (56 reviews)
“garlic bread” (15 reviews)
“penne” (4 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
££ - £££
461 Promenade, Blackpool FY4 1AR, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Visited this restaurant for a family meal and it didn't disappoint. Delicious food and great value. Very friendly staff and cute little authentic Italian decor! Highly recommend!

Thank travmc
Reviewed 3 days ago

This is a terrific little Italian restaurant right on the promenade .The food was excellent and they catered for all types .The pizzas were great as was the pasta dishes .I first dined in this restaurant three years ago and was impressed then and decided...More

Thank Isa304
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited Blackpool for 2 weeks on business and surrounded by average eating places (takeaway style food and bog standard) is this fantastic little restaurant. I visited a few times and the food especially the steak was cooked to perfection and the potatoes and Mediterranean veg...More

Thank Ch0c-e
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Although my wife and I are not great lovers of Italian food in general. We ate here late one afternoon.The food was very good and my wife especially liked the homemade tomato and Basil soup. The Funghi All' Aglio was excellent. All the food was...More

Thank charleskelly647
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So I just want to say, the staff were fantastic. So much that I left a nice tip. But we ordered the calamari and prawn starters which were not great. They were the same quality as a cheap fish and chip shop. The pasta main...More

Thank Bea R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely Italian restaurant hidden behind a rather tacky souvenir booth on the Promenade. Would probably not have entered there had we not read a previous review.The food and service was friendly,professional and of a high standard. Highly recommended!

Thank Ian N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Called for something to eat before a concert. Really lovely welcoming staff. Pizza was perfect. Service was exvellent Wish we had been able to stay longer. Will definitely go again next time we are in Blackpool.

Thank HevJay
Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

Visited for my Husbands 30th..we had the early bird menus only £11.99 2 course plus drink and pay extra £2.50 to add a pudding. Will definately visit again.

Thank Michael B
Reviewed 7 June 2018

The service is excellent in this cosy and comfy Italian on the South Shore of Blackpool. The house white wine was very nice....sometimes house wines are not.... I ordered the Calamari Fritti and the Fillet Steak Peppercorn. Sadly the calamari were not good. Obviously frozen...More

Thank O6332QQjamess
Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

Our starter was a little disappointing (cheesy garlic bread was lacking in both cheese and garlic!!) but the main courses were divine. At £48 for two it wasn’t the cheapest but we thoroughly enjoyed it and the waitress was very friendly. However, on the way...More

Thank MiffysMum
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2 April 2018|
Response from Celtica | Reviewed this property |
It's closer to the south shore so any side street or car park in that area or serving the pleasure beach would be fine.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$28
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 461 Promenade, Blackpool FY4 1AR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Blackpool
  • Phone Number: +44 1253 298662
  • E-mail
Open 7 days a week during the season Monday/Sunday 12pm till late, Franco's Famous burgers served 12pm until 5pm. Party bookings welcome and child friendly, beautifully decorated rustic looking front of house, soft romantic lighting with Italian music playing in the background, seating 42 patrons inside with outdoor seating for 48, and a beautiful water feature where you can drop a coin and make a wish!
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