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Francesca's Famiglia

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100 E Station St, Barrington, IL 60010-4324
+1 847-277-1027
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“profiteroles” (3 reviews)
“pasta” (9 reviews)
Closes in 13 min
11:30 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
100 E Station St, Barrington, IL 60010-4324
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I have been to the Arlington Heights location plenty of times and it is terrific. So when a group of friends mention this location to go for lunch after a memorial service in town I was happy to go. There were only 2 tables occupied...More

Thank firebird350
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have always enjoyed this restaurant and go there often because the food is great and service is great also.

Thank Kay Kirby H
Reviewed October 8, 2017

Four of us dined here on a Sat. night -- and were seated immediately. (Had a resv.) All four diners were pleased with what they ordered -- and please with the presentation and taste. I had the salmon -- which was excellent. There are about...More

Thank tennisplayer823
Reviewed September 13, 2017

Having frequented this restaurant many times, it has always been good service and good food. Unfortunately, the acoustics in this restaurant are terrible. If you are seated near a group of people who are talking a bit loud, you cannot hear yourself think. My spouse...More

Thank funinthesun526
Reviewed August 29, 2017

Nice upscale Italian food in downtown Barrington. The Insalata alla Francesca (romaine, endive, string beans, balsamico & blue cheese) was tasty and there was a good amount (I was able to share with my husband). I had the Linguine al Sugo di Gamberi which was...More

Thank Mary H
Reviewed August 14, 2017

My wife and I have said for years, we need to try Francesca's. We live local, but never seemed to make it there. Well last week we made it. We elected to sit outside as the weather was prefect. Out waitress arrived pretty quickly after...More

1  Thank Rick L
Reviewed July 2, 2017 via mobile

Francesca's is a casual upscale restaurant with underground parking available in town. Lunch menu offered many good options and everything was delicious. The restaurant had a bar and a range seating areas. Staff were very friendly and helpful.

Thank joylama
Reviewed May 1, 2017

One of my favorite restaurants, always great food and very good service, very good selection of great Italian dishes.

Thank bricky1986
Reviewed April 26, 2017

Francesca's Famiglia in Barrington is one of about 33 restaurants in four different states. I think that they hit a home run with this particular restaurant. Francesca's Famiglia is located in downtown Barrington, so we have found it nice to stop for dinner after getting...More

Thank Allen21096
Reviewed April 22, 2017

I've been to this restaurant on numerous occasions and enjoyed the food, service, and ambience. Unfortunately, it fell short on this visit. My Chicken Alfredo was flavored well, but there was very little sauce and my "house" chardonnay was $12.00! It was difficult to converse...More

Thank GrandmaBabs
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$20 - $40
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Business meetings, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 E Station St, Barrington, IL 60010-4324
    (Hough Street)
  • Public Transportation: Conveniently located within walking distance from the Metra train stop. Enjoy a quick bite or coctail or a leisurely meal while you wait for train or friends on the train.
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Barrington
  • Phone Number: +1 847-277-1027
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