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Francesca's Fortunato

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$$ - $$$
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40 Kansas St., Frankfort, IL 60423 (Oak)
+1 815-464-1890
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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3 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

The food and the service are top notch here at the Frankfort location. The tables are too close together making conversation uncomfortable, so if you're looking for a cozy date night this will not provide the atmosphere you would like.

Thank Renee070465
Frankfort, Illinois
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55 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Francesca's is our local go to restaurant for a nice night out. If going here, I have several recommendations, if it's in the winter around the holidays, you'll see all the white lights of town all around as you it. If you are really lucky it will start to snow because it all then looks magical! Now if you like... More 

Thank Suero20
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A group of 5 met for a business dinner to discuss a new product available. The first issue is parking if you are not familiar with the old part of Frankfort. The street parking is hard to come by, but head for a lot right across the street and you most likely will find a spot. If you find one,... More 

Thank EJJourney
Joliet, Illinois
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44 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

had a great and relaxing lunch , great food , great service, convienent parking, have been to several Francesca"s, always a great experience

Thank topspeed1948
Kankakee, Illinois
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20 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My sister and I recently had reservations for lunch at this popular Frankfort, IL restaurant. We were seated at our table in the middle of one of the dining rooms - our first clue should have been the 2 sets of long 'pushed-together' tables that we observed on either side of our table. The noon time rush began (we were... More 

Thank Shari E
Lockport, Illinois
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105 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful Italian food in a charming setting. The restaurant is slightly loud so it is challenging to have a conversation. However, the food is wonderful! They have a selection of pizzas and sandwiches. The entrees are a nice portion and all the food was very fresh tasting. They had a lemon fish special the day we stopped in and it... More 

Thank lovetochill10
Frankfort, Illinois
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 14, 2016 via mobile

I had pork chops very good can't remember waitress name great service it was a Saturday place was packed only had to wait a couple of minutes to sit the only negative part it's noisy in there we had 6 people at table had to speak loud for everyone to here each other

Thank gbrassea3
Frankfort, Illinois
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67 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 8, 2016

Francesca's is our go-to restaurant in town. Food is always good at reasonable prices. Corkage fee is $20. Kids menu is available. Service is usually good, sometimes during busy times it can be a little spotty. But overall, no complaints!

Thank bkp21
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26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 27, 2016 via mobile

While this is part of a chain of Francesca's, it is important to understand this isn't a typical red sauce Italian restaurant. It offers more complex pasta dishes, pastas and main entrees. The Quattra staggioni pizza is one of my favorites. But the roast chicken is also great! We've been here many times. Service can be hit or miss depending... More 

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55 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 29, 2016 via mobile

Excellent location and atmosphere. Great staff. Excellent menu with some of the best calamari around. Extensive wine list. A must try!

Thank JenDanAsh16

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
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
Families with children, Kids, Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups
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
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Frankfort
  • Phone Number: +1 815-464-1890

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