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7128 Spring Creek Rd., Rockford, IL 61107
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Ranked #10 of 311 restaurants in Rockford
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $15 - $20
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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79% Recommend
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English first
Loves Park, Illinois
Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 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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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 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
24 reviews 24 reviews
14 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
58 reviews 58 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 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
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 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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Rockford, Illinois, United States
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Their pizza really is the best in town. Pepperoni, fresh mushroom (you have to ask for fresh, otherwise you'll get canned) and green pepper: YUMMM!!!

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Bettendorf, IA
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24 reviews 24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

An excellent restaurant - great ambiance, food and service. The server treated us with a lot of respect and was very attentive, but not hovering.

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Rockford, Illinois
19 reviews 19 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

This restaurant is a bit pricy, but the food is great as well as the service and atmosphere. It can get a bit noisy if the banquet rooms are being used, so you may want to call ahead to see if they are booked prior to making a reservation.

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Rockford, Illinois
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

This is a super place to enjoy a meal with your family ,friends, or a business meeting. This place is very clean , friendly staff, and GREAT FOOD! If you like fine casual dining and want to be easy on your bank account ------DINE HERE.

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