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21 Route 31 N, Pennington, NJ 08534-1621
609-730-0681
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10:30 am - 10:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 10:30 am - 10:30 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Reservations

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  • 21
    Excellent
  • 24
    Very good
  • 1
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Tomato pie is delicious!

Villa Francesco's is in a odd location right off of Route 31 North but set back. It's also beside the Pennington Post office. They have a fancy sit down restaurant in addition to the small dining area for takeout. All pizza's have a nice crust and some of the toppings are good. Service is nice... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 1, 2015
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Pennington, New Jersey
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Pennington, New Jersey
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167 reviews 167 reviews
160 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015 NEW credit card Amex Card Member Review

Villa Francesco's is in a odd location right off of Route 31 North but set back. It's also beside the Pennington Post office. They have a fancy sit down restaurant in addition to the small dining area for takeout. All pizza's have a nice crust and some of the toppings are good. Service is nice which is a huge bonus... More 

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Titusville, New Jersey
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17 reviews 17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

My husband and I have visited this restaurant on several occasions and have always enjoyed it. The seafood is very good which is a nice surprise for a small restaurant far from the sea. One of the reviews below must be for a different restaurant because if you sit outside the only thing you will enjoy is the view of... More 

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Langhorne, Pennsylvania
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73 reviews 73 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

I was surprised by my friends for a special dinner nite out. We came to the Villa to celebrate my 52nd birthday. What an amazing restaurant. Decor was beautiful and tastefully done. Looks like Tuscany country side. I was thrilled to see reasonably priced delicious food. BYOB is nice. Filet mignon was fork tender. I got papardella gypsy, Pasta dish... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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24 reviews 24 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

They have a few outdoor tables with a view of the river, although it's near the road so can be a bit noisy. Insid is small, but cozy. The menu is limited, but everything is good.

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Pennington, New Jersey
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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

We visit this restaurant at least three times a month and have always had a meal cooked to perfection. The portions are generous. The meals are consistently cooked to perfection. The sauces are very tasty. But the soup of the day is a real treat. I always have the soup of the day.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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175 restaurant reviews
125 helpful votes 125 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

Stopped here after a winery tour with friends. We were impressed by the place and the menu. The choices were great and once the food came out it was delicious. It is a BYOB and has a very reasonable menu. A must try in the area...

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Hopewell, New Jersey
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

This is a pleasent resturant with a traditional italian style, the food is great and tasty- it is traditional, not hipster Italian, perfect for real Italians to enjoy. The atmosphere is nice, not overly fancy, but not a pizza parlor either. BYOB which I prefer, buy a nice chianti for 15 bucks and enjoy yourself.

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19 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

This is our first time here. Went for a late lunch and small meal. We ordered a Tri color salad and a grilled chicken Cesar wrap. Since we were the only ones here. We thought the kitchen would be quicker. I guess at lunch they do not serve bread. When lunch arrived, dressing was on the Tri color salad when... More 

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broadlands,va
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21 reviews 21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

We went to eat here in a small group. The food was good to very good. When you arrive in the small entrance there is a strong smell of garlic. One very down side to me was that the restaurant is very loud and it is difficult to have a conversation at your table. Servive was very good and all... More 

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Yardley, Pennsylvania
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47 reviews 47 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

We were at Villa Francesca Last night. It was not our first time although we've never been impressed very much with their food. Our friends like it, and so we went. The service is very good, but there meat is of such poor quality that they have to put all kinds of sauces on it to make it edible. We... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 21 Route 31 N, Pennington, NJ 08534-1621
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Pennington
  • Phone Number: 609-730-0681

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 am - 10:30 pm
Monday
10:30 am - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
10:30 am - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
10:30 am - 10:30 pm
Thursday
10:30 am - 10:30 pm
Friday
10:30 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday
10:30 am - 10:30 pm

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