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Franco Italian Bistro

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10160 Forest Hill Blvd Suite 130, Wellington, FL 33414 (441 at The Point Plaza)
5616151551
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Today
12:00 am - 3:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon 12:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tue - Fri 12:00 am - 3:00 pm
Sat 12:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Reservations
Description: Franco Italian Bistro is another Wellington restaurant owned and managed...
Franco Italian Bistro is another Wellington restaurant owned and managed by Palm Beachers. Vittorio Divivo, owner of Victor's Cafe, Palm Beach, and Christian Wiebel, former General Manager of Bice Ristorante, Palm Beach, welcome you to enjoy the best in fine Italian dining in Wellington. Come enjoy a drink at the full bar with friends, dine out on the patio with family, or bring a date and sit in cozy, romantic bliss inside.
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Good for:
Casual Dining

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Visitor rating
  • 13
    Excellent
  • 15
    Very good
  • 5
    Average
  • 5
    Poor
  • 6
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Best Italian food in Wellington area

Service was very good, portions were large and very tasty. Worth the price.great menu with lots of good choices

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 16, 2015
Smb1600
via mobile
Good for:
  • Casual Dining
  • Reservations
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108 reviews 108 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015 via mobile

Service was very good, portions were large and very tasty. Worth the price.great menu with lots of good choices

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West Palm Beach, Florida
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

We wre a group of 8 women and the lunch was terrible. We were all disappointed since we have had decent meals before.

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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015 via mobile

Waiter not whate is expected out of first choice chose fish and changed the mixed vegetables and was charged $4 for at the most 2/3 oz of plain pasta noodles should not happen and waiter was very curt when I mentioned while paying. Will not be back!!!

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Wellington, Florida
Top Contributor
59 reviews 59 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

We have dined at Francos a number of times. Often with friends. Have yet to be disappointed. The service and food is consistently wonderful. Never rushed. I love anything marsala and was very please with my meal. We left room for dessertand were ccertainly glad we did. Of course we will be returning.

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Boynton Beach, Florida
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

My husband went Sept 3014, and raved about the 3 course special. We went together in Oct. My husband loved it, I thought it was overpriced. We returned in November with friends.Two people had the mushroom/pasta dish and did not like it. They asked the waiter for tomato sauce to "mask the taste" of the overly seasoned dish. When that... More 

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Boynton Beach, Florida
Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

This was our first time at Franco's. One of the Best Chix Parm and the purcena pasta had fresh mushrooms not dried. Great value and very good food

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Royal Palm Beach
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

Homemade Italian cook to order, great service. The veal on the bone is truly to die for, and the homemade sauce has such a unique flavor. Even though it is only a salad, the house salad has such a splendid mix of greens that I have to order it. Great independent restaurant.

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West Palm Beach, Florida
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014 via mobile

A friend recommended Franco's so my wife and children gave it a try. They have a seating areas outside across from the parking lot and a nice decor inside. When looking at the menu I found the prices higher than expected and started to compare this to our favourite Italian in Miami on Collins Ave, meaning that Franco's was 25/30%... More 

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Wellington, Florida
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36 reviews 36 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

I have only been there about 5-6 times but food and service has been great every time. Owner on premises most of the time, if not all of the time. A moderate-pricey place but worth it.

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Wellington, Florida
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

It took twenty minutes for someone to first come over to our table and that was after we pointed out to a passing waiter that no one had come by. The waiter blamed the owner for not clearly assigning our table. It wasn't crowded at all (a Monday night) so it shouldn't have been an issue. That being said the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 10160 Forest Hill Blvd Suite 130, Wellington, FL 33414
    (441 at The Point Plaza)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Wellington
  • Phone Number: 5616151551

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 12 - 32
  • Cuisine: Italian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Dining

Description

Franco Italian Bistro is another Wellington restaurant owned and managed by Palm Beachers. Vittorio Divivo, owner of Victor's Cafe, Palm Beach, and Christian Wiebel, former General Manager of Bice Ristorante, Palm Beach, welcome you to enjoy the best in fine Italian dining in Wellington. Come enjoy a drink at the full bar with friends, dine out on the patio with family, or bring a date and sit in cozy, romantic bliss inside.
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
12:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 am - 3:00 pm
Friday
12:00 am - 3:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 am - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?