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Francos

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Port Brae, Peebles EH45 8AW, Scotland
01721 720510
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Innerleithen, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I visited for the Second time with my friends, I thought it couldn't get any better than our last visit to Francos. I was wrong. The Lasagne was out of this world. My wife had the chicken escalope and mushroom sauce which was superb. I will be back very soon,thank you for the wonderful service.

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Thank Hibmac
UK
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We ate here on a very busy Saturday evening so service was a bit slow and it was so noisy- the very loud music didn't help- that it was difficult to carry on a conversation at times. We enjoyed our pasta dishes and puddings, although the antipasti offered only one piece of bread for four people and the wine was... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited Francos on Saturday night, as we were staying in Innerleithen, Found it Very busy but service was excellent and food equally good.

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Thank johnnyblue558
London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Greeted by a drug addict/alchoholic drunk looking manager who was very cold and rude. Throughout the 40 mins meal, he was acting rude and weird when we asked if their merlot is light or dry, whether we can have some parmesan cheese and black pepper on pur pizza. His reaction to all our requests was like "why are you asking... More 

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Thank Danlu888
Derby, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed at Peebles Hydro but didn't fancy the restaurant so had a take out, excellent Dood, fast service, all good, highly recommended.

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beamish, england
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33 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Arriving at the restaurant it was very busy (always a good sign) so booking is a must. The food is really reasonably priced and has a good selection on the menu. The service is very good and the staff are very attentive (without being overbearing) which is impressive considering there was not a free table in the restaurant. I started... More 

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Thank GaryDunc
Stirlingshire, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very busy but service was excellent and food equally good. I couldn't decide which of many dishes I wanted so the lady suggested that I have a smaller portion of several. Excellent idea. Would go back.

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Thank Douglas D
Morpeth, United Kingdom
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114 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 124 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If inattentive service, bland food and overpriced wine is your bag then Francos is the place to go. Seemed to wait ages for our order to be taken then the starter of breaded mushrooms stuffed with pate appeared almost immediately which is always a little disconcerting (microwave anyone?) Mains of lasagne - lot of stodgy and no real flavour, and... More 

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Northumberland
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22 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went on a Friday night without having booked first. A table was found for us but we waited a while for a waiter to notice us to offer a menu and a drink. The food was good, not excellent but good enough. We were surprised at the wine prices, much more expensive than the more upmarket Tontine Hotel in... More 

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Thank Wanderingstar99
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very average. My partner said his lasagne was nice but I've cooked tastier pasta at home. We only ordered a main dish each with no sides, starters or puddings. Someone came over after we ordered asking when we would like the garlic bread, but as I said none was ordered. Got the impression you weren't allowed to order just a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children, Large groups, Special occasions, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Port Brae, Peebles EH45 8AW, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Borders  >  Peebles
  • Phone Number: 01721 720510
Description
Quaint Italian restaurant - simple menu, well executed.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?