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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
Cuisines: Italian
Most recent review
- Aug 19, 2014
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English first
Harrisonburg, Virginia, United States
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014 NEW 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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63 reviews 63 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 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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8 reviews 8 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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Mount Sidney, Virginia
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51 reviews 51 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014

This is an awesome restaurant that would be huge if it were in a larger area! The service and the quality of the food was excellent. My wife and sister-in-law had the special that day, which was a shrimp and aspargus fettucine that was top notch. The aspargus and the shrimp were fresh as well. The garlic bread knots that... More

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Charlotte
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21 reviews 21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

We were staying just down the street and wanted to have an easy dinner one night and just stay in the room. I picked up dinner from Francesco's - a couple of salads and entrees. My wife had the cheese ravioli and enjoyed it - which was my primary concern. I had the chicken marsala, which was good and filling,... More

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4 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2013 via mobile

The food here is always good and fresh. Very reasonably priced. The garlic bread is to die for. The only negative is that the staff always seems very timid and like they are not exactly sure what's going on. Maybe a little more training would help.

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Harrisburg, PA
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84 reviews 84 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2013

Nice, casual restaurant for lunch or dinner with a wide variety of options. There were 5 of us and all of our dishes were good. The homemade rolls are delicious.

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Sterling, Virginia
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2013

Everything was great from the time we walked in to the time we walked out! Everybody was so friendly, including the other guests who we didn't know!

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Wilmington, Delaware
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2012

Loved the veal parm, fresh based break, marinara sauce, awesome cheese cake. Authentic Italian atmosphere, attentive wait staff

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