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Il Marchese del Grillo


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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2019 Winner


$20 - $39
Italian, Mediterranean
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Reviewed July 19, 2019

We were a family of 7 and we wish we could have stayed longer in Francavilla, just to come back for another meal here. The owner and his wife clearly know their stuff when it comes to food! They were very welcoming and made sure...More

Date of visit: July 2019
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Reviewed June 21, 2018

Difficult to find a good place to have Meat in Francavilla al Mare? Don't search any further.. Go and have a well cooked steak here. Very friendly staff/owners, fare prices, They will not sell the highest priced food or wines but treat you fare and...More

Date of visit: June 2018
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Reviewed March 18, 2018 via mobile

Great Sunday lunch, food was lovely we had pasta dishes followed by cod and pork which was all served fresh and very tasty. Wine very reasonable and good too. Ambience very friendly. Definitely one to visit.

Date of visit: March 2018
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Reviewed September 24, 2017 via mobile

This was our 4th visit to this restaurant and we found it as pleasant as before. The service is a bit quirky but, fine and you get there in the end. The food is always excellent and the menu is very varied mostly pasta and...More

Date of visit: September 2017
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Reviewed September 14, 2017 via mobile

You can see that was kind of a famous restaurant 10 or more years ago. We like very much Roman food, as we had eat in Rome lots of times. So we gave a chance to this place with good reviews. But it wasn't as...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank Robby_mar
Reviewed September 10, 2017

The food was not bad. Mixed reviews from the four diners Good but not great. The beans were outstanding. The stuffed zucchini flowers were good but dripping of fried oil.. two of the diners had the lamb. So so. Generous portions. Pasta was tasty. I...More

Date of visit: September 2017
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Reviewed September 10, 2017 via mobile

We were recommended this place by a lo al and we're very impressed. The food was extremily well cooked with great flavours. Staff excellent and welcoming.

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank Paula S
Reviewed September 3, 2017

Found it by walking by one night and had one delicious evening. We were a group of 7 friends. Welcomed and accommodated quickly. My friend had the best carbonara ever and I was offered a split of melanzane alla parmigiana and cacio e pepe which...More

Date of visit: August 2017
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Reviewed August 30, 2017

We were there with a family member who lives in Pescara. She had heard "good things" about this place. Food was horrible. Very bad. She complained to the owner, but they did nothing. The pasta sauce seemed like it came out of a can. It...More

Date of visit: August 2017
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Reviewed June 14, 2017 via mobile

On our first visit 5 years ago, there was terrible storm and they graciously invited us in before actually opening for the day. That was the first time I knew we had found a wonderful dining experience. We have been coming annually since that time,...More

Date of visit: June 2017
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