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7128 Spring Creek Rd., Rockford, IL 61107
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Ranked #10 of 314 Restaurants in Rockford
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $15 - $20
Sun - Thu 4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Fri - Sat 4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Italian
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Dining
Description: Franchesco's has a brand new location to serve you. Come and check out our spectacular dining room, night club, and banquet facilities. All of our menu items are made to order, with only fresh ingredients. From prime steaks and succulent veal to fresh seafood delivered daily , and over 20 different pasta options, we feature one of the largest menus in the Midwest. Our homemade dough and sauce is made fresh daily, for our award winning pizza. We deliver and have carry out or drive-up window service available. From dining to cocktails, our staff is qualified to accommodate your every need. Schedule your next event at Franchesco's. We have several options available for special events, parties, weddings, and meetings. Come visit us for the ultimate dining experience. Call today for your table or banquet reservations
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English first
Oro Valley, AZ
4 reviews 4 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

This place was once great, nice lunch with excellent bar service. Now it fancies itself as upscale Chicago, opening at 1130 for lunch and closing at 230 for a 'break' not a friendly place at all anymore and the prices continue to rise.

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Rockford, Illinois
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014 via mobile

The atmosphere was very nice, the food was good. Everyone there was dressed nice on a Friday night - only one man in jeans. Prices were reasonable for a nicer restaurant $30 for 14 oz NY strip and grilled shrimp special, $17 for cheese tortellini. Everyone was happy with their meal. There was live music - piano and soft trumpet... More

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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24 reviews 24 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Passing through Rockford, found Franchesco's pretty much by accident and were so glad we did. Great food, cocktails prepared just right and... live music during supper. We might even come up with an excuse to visit Rockford again just to go back!

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Rockton, Illinois
Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

The atmosphere is very upscale and beautiful... nice place for a romantic dinner or special occasion. The service was great, food was delicious, nice menu options, and I can't emphasize enough the luscious, classy atmosphere. We were all so pleased with our meals and deserts. We will be back... highly recommend.

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Loves Park, Illinois
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40 reviews 40 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

I have been here numerous times with family and for work and it has always been top notch. The food is excellent and service is the best in this area. They have their own bakery in the kitchen where they make their own breads and desserts. The atmosphere is phenomenal for this area and is the only place like it.... More

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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

The atmosphere was really good and the service was even better. We were with a group and everyone was able to try something different. The server was very helpful for those whose Italian taste where different.

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Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

We had wine, sandwiches and soup; delicious!!! My sister had the apple, Brie sand she said, she'd recommend it. I had meatball sand, very good. Service was very good, wine was good, a very nice meal overall

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Green Bay, Wisconsin
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30 reviews 30 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

We've been here several times. Latest was June 10th. Food was good, as always. Penne al Forno is ALWAYS good - and there's always enough left for lunch the next day. Sea bass special that night was good, too. Honestly have never had a bad meal at Franchesco's. Extensive wine list. Attentive service. Always a good choice for a good... More

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Top Contributor
62 reviews 62 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

When going to Francesco's, upon entering you will see the two large dining rooms strait ahead, with the large lounge directly to your right. At your two o'clock is the bar/lounge. Walking through the bar, you will see the patio. on this evening we took advantage of the wonderful weather and sat at the patio. This was a nice experience,... More

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Rockford, Illinois
11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Enjoy the frank Sinatra theme, great music and the food is excellent Chicken Parmesan is recommended

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