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Francesca's Fortunato

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40 Kansas St, Frankfort, IL 60423-1477
+1 815-464-1890
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good46%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“pasta” (15 reviews)
“salads” (10 reviews)
“carpaccio” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
40 Kansas St, Frankfort, IL 60423-1477
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1 - 10 of 124 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

We stopped here for lunch while biking the nearby Old Plank Road Trail. It's located on a street full of restaurants and shops and across from a park. We sat outside which offered a very pleasant view. The cuisine is Italian and the menu shows...More

Thank AmosRedux
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very crowded, waitresses can't even walk between tables. Food is very mediocre and at high prices. Just because it's crowded doesn't mean anything at this place. We had drinks and food spilled on us.

Thank Fandiman
Reviewed April 10, 2017

Meal was adaquete but nothing special A little pricey for the offering Atmosphere was pleasant One of the better Restaurants in this area but that is a sad commentary

Thank Mike G
Reviewed March 14, 2017

Great restaurant in downtown Frankfort. Always busy with consistent good food & great drinks. Nice Ambience! Make a reservation! The only drawback is they need to change up the menu. Give us new entrees & appetizers!

Thank Kelley V
Reviewed March 2, 2017

Great food and service. Love going there not far from home. The drinks are delicious especially the specials on drinks and food. Love the town of Frankfort, IL especially the different shops and they are all close by each other. They also have concerts on...More

Thank Catchase2015
Reviewed February 19, 2017 via mobile

What can't you say.Food and the service we had was impeccable . Pricey but definitely worth it. Has an extensive Wine list hitting all price points. We had the carpaccio for starters, ample portions. Both of us had meat dishes for entrees the veal medallions...More

Thank Celticcro
Reviewed February 13, 2017

Met a group there for dinner recently and it is a very inviting spot in downtown Frankfort. Menu is quite nice and my wife and I both had very nice entree's. She had the prosciutto wrapped chicken breast and I had rigatoni. Both were done...More

Thank jstrong23
Reviewed February 3, 2017

Too much heavy sauce. I had a fish dish last time that was ok. Very expensive for the mediocre meal. The service is excellent and the wine is good.

Thank john b
Reviewed January 29, 2017 via mobile

Went with a friend at 6 on a Tuesday it wasn't busy so we got seated immediately. Once we left it was getting busier. I got the chicken parmesan & it was amazing! Cooked perfectly & breading was perfect and it was a lot of...More

Thank gypsygirl31
Reviewed January 24, 2017 via mobile

My husband and I went here on a Friday night to sample the food and decide whether I wanted to have a bridal shower here. I was looking for a classy restaurant with excellent food that would make a good impression on my future in...More

Thank sunnywray
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Joseph C
Does Francesca's Fortunato have any Pasta dishes with a lighter sauce?
July 26, 2016|
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Response from tanline1 | Reviewed this property |
Joseph-This place is great! I have even asked for an item (fish Vesuvio) I've had in the past and not on the menu! They are more than happy to accommodate your needs. If the chef has all ingredients of course! I haven't... More
Do you you have spaghetti and meet balls or raviolla?
June 26, 2016|
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Response from Rntwrench | Reviewed this property |
Neither. I am not a big pasta person. The problems I have at this place are not the food.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$20 - $40
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Parking Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Large groups, Romantic, Families with children
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: 40 Kansas St, Frankfort, IL 60423-1477
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Frankfort
  • Phone Number: +1 815-464-1890
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