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Francesco"s Italian Restaurant

101 N Main St, Bridgewater, VA 22812-1303
540-828-3255
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Ranked #1 of 15 Restaurants in Bridgewater
Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 10:30 am - 10:30 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Italian
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Woodward, Pennsylvania
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40 reviews 40 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

We've eaten at Francesco's a couple of times; our daughters are students at Bridgewater College. The staff are always friendly, and the food is always good. I had a Stromboli the last time; it was quite tasty. Enjoy!

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Stuarts Draft, Virginia
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26 reviews 26 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

We have eaten here twice during lunch meetings for my office. The staff is always super friendly and the service is fast. Their lunch bar is awesome, pizza, pasta salad, fresh salad, garlic bread...everything is fantastic. The atmosphere is always clean and neat. The prices are great for the quality of food. My friend had a salad with salmon that... More 

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Charlottesville, Virginia
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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

When recently visiting Bridgewater, we had a late lunch in Francesca's. The menu was extensive, serving classic Italian fare as well as interesting burgers. We each had something different and none of us disappointed. From the special of the day which was crab ckaes topped with shrimp in a delicate cream sauce to several different and interesting burgers, we found... More 

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9 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

Our family regularly visits Francesco's -- my favorite part of the meal is the house salad and the house Italian dressing. The salad is always crisp and delicious--and just the right size. They accommodate our special request for dairy-free bread, too. Our favorite entree is the spaghetti with meat sauce.

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Chatham, Virginia
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94 reviews 94 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

There were five of us and some of us got pastas, others sandwiches. The homemade bread, salads and pastas were all great. The sub portions and homemade chips were huge. ...and what was really surprising was how inexpensive the food was for the quality. Atmosphere was really neat. This was our first visit and we will definitely go back.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Hard to beat the atmosphere , food and value in Bridgewater but Francesco's is tops ! Service is great, large menu selection for all food types, best décor in Bridgewater, and they deliver !

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Harrisonburg, Virginia, United States
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014 via mobile

The food was great but I have NEVER had a quick meal here. Not bussy tonight (Tuesday) and it took 45 minutes to get two subs and a plate of chicken nuggets. Kids bouncing off walls and no waitress in sight. Plan to park it for awhile if you go here." JALISCOS down the street is comparable in price, always... More 

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Catlett, VA
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31 reviews 31 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

We were camping in the area and came here for dinner after seeing positive reviews. I was under the impression it was of a Italian restaurant and not a sub and pizza shop. I should have read the reviews more closely, but didn't so that is my fault. I ended up ordering pizza, which was very good. They do not... More 

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Staunton, Virginia
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66 reviews 66 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2014

A group of us traveled to Bridgewater for an event at the college, and decided to eat in town before, picking Francesco's because of the generally favorable reviews. (We admittedly were a bit cautious because although it's number one in Bridgewater there aren't that many places there.) This modest little family restaurant certainly exceeded our expectations. They have an extensive... More 

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Sangerville, Virginia, United States
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014 via mobile

My while family loves this restaurant, from the burgers and wraps to the fabulous specials, it is all good!

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Additional Information about Francesco"s Italian Restaurant

Address: 101 N Main St, Bridgewater, VA 22812-1303
Phone Number: 540-828-3255
Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Bridgewater
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 9:00 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 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisine: Italian

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