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5 Rodney Street, Wigan WN1 1DG, England
+44 1942 248668
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“frango” (58 reviews)
“pizza” (29 reviews)
“steak” (36 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
5 Rodney Street, Wigan WN1 1DG, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Was looking forward to visiting Franco’s as I’d been there 8 years ago and it was lovely! Not this time unfortunately. Crammed together, hardly any room to move, so loud I couldn’t hear any conversations. Won’t mention some of the rudeness that occurred and defiantly...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 79lindyloo63
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Another fantastic New Year’s Eve at Francos. The food and service as always was absolutely excellent! Thank you for a great night

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Mrsklynch
Reviewed 10 November 2018 via mobile

9 of us came here for a worka meal, fabulous, friendly service with a smile! The food is wonderful here, portions are plentiful also

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 88sophiep
Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

Works visit, never been to Wigan before! I had the king prawns, and they were to die for! Followed up nicely with Steak Diavolo, bellissimo, cooked to perfection. Highly recommended, as other reviews have also stated, the staff are exceptional, friendly, polite and a credit...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Timothy B
Reviewed 30 October 2018 via mobile

How absolutely lovely! Had a wonderful time with my family (7 of us) to celebrate my birthday, never been before, but we got together, great menu choice, and our food was fantastic! Served by the most fabulous staff, a true credit to you! From the...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank JBlancs1
Reviewed 12 September 2018

Passing though Wigan and needed somewhere for our evening meal tonight. Walked past Franco's, so decided to go in. We fell lucky. The service was extremely attentive. Staff are plentiful, all having their own jobs, it made the service flow like a lovely oiled machine,...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank Linda K
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

We are regular visitors to this restaurant and cannot fault it! The food is great value for money, the waiting staff are always attentive, never leave you waiting. We regularly take advantage of the early bird offer with is a three course meal for £12.95...More

Date of visit: May 2018
1  Thank JamesCain
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

Been to francos on many occasions , plenty to chose from on the menu , excellent atmosphere, excellent service, excellent food and plenty of it, will keep going back

Date of visit: March 2018
1  Thank Jamie K
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Ate here with friends on a Friday night. Arrived at 7 pm and the bar was already busy . Took a seat in the bar area and enjoyed a few drinks before going upstairs to eat. The place seems to be busier between 6 and...More

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank L8318IVgeorgeg
Reviewed 29 July 2018

Best described as a cheap and cheerful restaurant to line the stomach before a night on the town. There is nothing remotely Italian about this place other than the owner! Don’t expect much and you won’t be disappointed.

Date of visit: July 2018
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29 June 2017|
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Response from Francosrestaurant | Property representative |
Access is by stairs, however we do have tables downstairs. Please give us a call if you would like to make a reservation, as downstairs tables do get booked in advance particularly at the weekend. We will try our best to... More
Lorna S
6 November 2015|
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Response from Francosrestaurant | Property representative |
The restaurant is located practically in the centre of a public car park. it isn't owned by the restaurant but it is open 24 hours.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
16:00 - 21:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Rodney Street, Wigan WN1 1DG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Wigan
  • Phone Number: +44 1942 248668
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