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Franconello's Italian Restaurant

#3,640 of 7,858 Restaurants in Chicago}
££ - £££Italian
10222 S Western Ave, Chicago, IL 60643-1918
+1 773-881-4100
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good37%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“pasta” (4 reviews)
“north side” (2 reviews)
Open Now
13:00 - 22:00All hours
££ - £££
10222 S Western Ave, Chicago, IL 60643-1918
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Reviewed 2 October 2017

I had not been here in several but it has retained it's charm and friendly attentive service. We were a party of 8 on a Saturday night with reservations and we were seated on time. Our waiter was great and came by the appropriate number...More

Thank Tom K
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

We went to Franconellos for my daughters birthday, although the food was good ,the liquor was overpriced, $6.50 for a Corona. My grandson asked for ketchup for his potatos and the waiter told us they don't carry ketchup . My son ordered the Tomahawk steak,...More

Thank choochnbabe
Reviewed 13 March 2017

JMJ It was so nice to see a staff that seemed to really care that you were well taken care of! The meal was very good but the fact that the staff kept a constant eye on how you were Enjoying the experience was refreshing....More

Thank mother15
Reviewed 26 January 2017

It was my first time at this restaurant and while the food was good, it was too loud to even here half of the party of six that I was dining with. Their acoustics are messed up or something. I will not go again because...More

Thank Elliesue8
Reviewed 21 January 2017

We had reservations for 7:30, but our table wasn't ready until 8:30...quite a long wait, and we had made the reservations over a month ago, so no excuse. We split a few appetizers: Mama's Meatball, which was very large and pretty good, fried calamari (good),...More

Thank Karen Z
Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

We now have our favorite close to home Italian restaurant. We had driven by this place for over 20 years. The outside is unassuming and doesn't draw you in. Once inside, you enter the warmth of all the woodwork and subtle lighting. All food is...More

Thank deestand
Reviewed 18 May 2016

Perfect pasta every time. The gnocchi is a poem. This place is what you would expect from a south side Italian eatery and it does not disappoint.

Thank sevenquist
Reviewed 14 May 2016

Came in to Beverly area of Chicago to see a play at the Beverly Arts center. Chicago has an absolute wealth of neighborhood Italian restaurants and this is on par with the best. My wife loved her chicken piccata dish, our friends loved their stuffed...More

Thank rlav48
Reviewed 22 January 2016

So many places to choose and we made our way around. Everyone wanted Italian and the food did not disappoint! We tried several of the pasta dishes and each one was delicious! The service was good, the drinks were delicious and I will go back...More

Thank Amerlis4
Reviewed 10 November 2014 via mobile

We visited for the first time today. The Chicken Vesuvio and sausage and peppers were great. The minestone was very good. And the service was outstanding.

Thank Joyce J
One of the South Side’s most architecturally arresting
neighborhoods, Beverly is a quiet area where you’ll
find more residents than tourists. You don’t have to
travel far to see an Irish castle: the Beverly
Unitarian Church sits commandingly on South Longwood
Drive. This traditionally Irish neighborhood is now a
mix of cultures but still maintains its strong roots
in the neighborhood pubs lining Western Avenue. Though
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
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Open Hours
13:00 - 22:00
13:00 - 22:00
13:00 - 22:00
13:00 - 22:00
13:00 - 22:00
13:00 - 22:00
13:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10222 S Western Ave, Chicago, IL 60643-1918
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Beverly
  • Neighbourhood: Beverly
  • Phone Number: +1 773-881-4100
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