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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner


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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is legendary...it's been her forever and we always visit when we're in UK. Haven't ever bothered with anything but the pizzas,which are always excellent,The place is always busy and buzzing.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Trail817803
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Myself & the family went for the £14.95 Sunday lunch menu, started with the chicken wings (6), followed by the Lamb Shank & finished of with the Homemade cheesecake which was the best I have ever had, If there is a better Italian Restaurant for...More

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

Every time I've driven past it always looked packed so we decided we had to visit. I can't tell you how disappointed we are! We walked in and weren't seated, being left standing in the middle of the restaurant unsure if we could sit at...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Carolina d
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

lovely italian, don’t be deceived it is a lot bigger inside than it looks. lovely choices of pizza, pasta and other dishes, never had a problem here and i have been a handful of times!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank courtneyh179
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have had the pleasure of living locally to Franco's my whole life, and it has been a place for meals with family, friends, my husband, and now my children for many years. I can honestly say I have always found the food to be...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank asmc01
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went here for the first time on Monday night. Surprised how busy they were but they do have good offers on of a Monday . Food was nice, couldn’t fault it. Staff were attentive and friendly. Decor was a little tired, and it wasn’t the...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank margaretsewter398
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited here for a family meal and even though it was busy, due to it being so popular, the food and service was still excellent! We will definitely be visiting again soon.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Chelle567
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived at Franco’s on-spec, no pre-booking required and they were right. Our party of 4-adults and a teen were soon sat around our table. This was a dry January meal out, eating healthy and no puddings. The restaurant was busy and we were a...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank robe572
Reviewed 4 January 2019 via mobile

Both the kids ages 2 and 4 loved their spaghetti Bolognese never seen them eat so quickly and so much! Everything was scrumptious and huge portions also! One of the best Italian restaurants around in my eyes! Excellentellent staff n nice atmosphere can't say a...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Stuart L
Reviewed 3 December 2018 via mobile

Went for a family meal and got a table for 5 people. The service was first class and the food was of a very high standard. Been coming to this popular restaurant since the 1980's and it has never disappointed. Really impressive. Will definitely return....More

Date of visit: December 2018
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