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Francesco

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325 Alcazar Avenue, Coral Gables, FL 33134
+1 305-446-1600
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Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“corvina” (7 reviews)
“ceviche” (29 reviews)
“risotto” (10 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 10:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Peruvian, Latin, Seafood, Spanish, South American
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
325 Alcazar Avenue, Coral Gables, FL 33134
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41 - 50 of 89 reviews

Reviewed February 8, 2014

The restaurant is rather small and basic,in a nice area. Friendly and professional reception.Very fresh and interesting Peruvian ( the name Francesco is somewhat misleading,no Italian ) fish dishes.We shared 3 different starters ( cerviche,salmon rolls, and- a great surprise- a Peruvian not to be...More

3  Thank Remco D
Reviewed December 22, 2013

Consistently excellent flavor all the time. Needs a little work on decor but if you go for the the food you won't be disappointed. Decent prices in most items of the menu.

3  Thank Alvaro C
Reviewed December 12, 2013

Francesco serves authentic Peruvian style seafood. The specialty is ceviche, and there are a wide variety. We shared the trio of ceviche for two. Three different sauces on mixed seafood ceviche, genuine and delicious. Then we shared a ravioli and fish dish that was just...More

3  Thank Mark W
Reviewed November 14, 2013

This is our fifth time going back to dine there... We feel like we were late in trying out Francesco's, friends told about them years ago. But once we tried them we were hooked. We now try to go every few weeks, depending on work...More

3  Thank Sergio L
Reviewed September 28, 2013

Every mouthful a different experience, from the mixed ceviche to the tuna tartare, to the dried and salted tuna. Delicious. Then the main course: grilled swordfish and octopus. Divine and filling, I couldn't finish mine. What a lovely culinary adventure.

3  Thank janziff
Reviewed September 10, 2013

The same owners as in Coral Gables, very good, Peruvian/Italian food! But, in Key Biscayne it was not at all the quiality that you are used to My Risotto was a glob of rice, and a glob of salt!, so dissapointed. the "Lomo Salteado" that...More

1  Thank marta03_2_12
Reviewed July 25, 2013

This restaurant has the best Peruvian gourmet dishes I have ever tried. The service is superb and the ambiance can't be better, you are in the heart of Coral Gables! The staff is well aware of the preparation of the dishes and the wine selection...More

3  Thank Felipe S
Reviewed July 9, 2013

The food is delicious, if you like Peruvian food. The service is very good, the servers are very attentive. The atmosphere could improve, but its okay.I definitely will go back, I love Peruvian food. Try the Causa limena, the lomo saltado, the fish with cilantro...More

2  Thank Florence A
Reviewed May 16, 2013

I was rather happy to find this small Zagat well-rated Peruvian niche for lunch on a weekday offering valet parking. The minute we stepped in the noise level almost swung us back out, yet we decided to give it a try. It was 2 pm...More

1  Thank MER52
Reviewed April 21, 2013

I brought a Peruvian friend here, who said the restaurant compared to some of the best seafood places he knew in Lima. Terrific ceviches, corvina, and desserts. Pleasant atmosphere and very nice owner!

4  Thank born2travel262
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$30 - $60
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Saturday
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 325 Alcazar Avenue, Coral Gables, FL 33134
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Coral Gables
  • Phone Number: +1 305-446-1600
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