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Francesca's Pizzeria & Rest

North Ironbound
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81 1/2 Mcwhorter St, Newark, NJ 07105-1319
(973) 344-9233
Today
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Thu 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Sat - Sun 11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
They serve a purpose in the neighborhood

The place has an extensive menu and they do a good job for what they are a Pizza place. They can be a bit pricey for a pizza place, but now days I guess is normal. The place inside, in the back is nice and can have a good relax atmosphere. Their sandwiches are good, but again be ready to... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed March 10, 2015
jucalo57
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Marlboro, New Jersey
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Marlboro, New Jersey
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

The place has an extensive menu and they do a good job for what they are a Pizza place. They can be a bit pricey for a pizza place, but now days I guess is normal. The place inside, in the back is nice and can have a good relax atmosphere. Their sandwiches are good, but again be ready to... More 

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Maplewood, New Jersey, United States
2 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014 via mobile

The shrimp parmigiana sandwich is great! The mussels are very good as well with a choice of sweet or spicey sauce.

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Lexington, Virginia
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2012

excellent food and service. it can be hard to find parking for at team bus but it is very affordable on a budget. it was great food

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2012

This is a family owned restaurant & the food is fabulous. They have the best Shrimp Parmigiana, broccoli w/ garlic is one of my favorites. Don't forget to try the salad with house dressing. Now that they have moved up the street it is easier to park & pick up food for take out. The dining room at the new... More 

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charleston, south carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2011

had delivery to my hotel room when in town. I have had a few other places delivered over the past couple visits and this place is by far the best i have found. Thin slightly sweet crust. Light on the sauce.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 81 1/2 Mcwhorter St, Newark, NJ 07105-1319
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Newark>  > North Ironbound
  • Neighborhood: North Ironbound
  • Phone Number: (973) 344-9233

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Pizza
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 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?