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Da Francesco's

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49624 Van Dyke, Shelby Township, MI 48317
+1 586-731-7544
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Closed now
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Sun 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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9 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I use to frequent this restaurant often until we had a bad experience. I was told by a friend that they cater to the Italians that come in but I did not believe it. We had been waiting to be seated for at least a half hour when a lady and her two children came in. She... More 

Thank 871sharona
Warren, Michigan
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Cold bread in a basket, no oil to dip it in, jars of parmigiana cheese from Gordon Food Service on the tables. Great service, but production line you can feel like your being pushed out the door......Decor, better at Old Country Buffet, nothing Italian about the place. Food bland, barely seasoned, my Chicken Parm was one fat chicken breast, not... More 

Thank WorldTravelers48093
Shelby Township, Michigan
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is my favorite go to Italian restaurant. It is a good value with soup and salad with your dinner. My fav is veal Parmesan. I always get it!

Thank barbarapotrzuski
Shelby Twp, Mi
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We try to get there at least once a month. Wonderful food, great service and the best owners in the world. Always greet us with a smile and a hug....usually have to wait for a seat, but that is good, that means everyone else is enjoying their food too. It is a must try if you enjoy Italian food at... More 

Thank moejoe45
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 25, 2016

We were part of a large group( 60+) and the food was very good and the service was great. Food was served family style and there was plenty. We had a large area to our selves.

Thank jsmoss
Ann Arbor, Michigan
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016 via mobile

Had dinner with a large group of friends last week. I had a chicken with artichokes and mushrooms dish that was simply out of this world. The chicken melted in my mouth, and the sauce was heavenly. The side of pasta was also delicious. Great experience all the way around.

Thank Suzan R
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016

First time here. Menu was reasonably priced. Good food and service. Made a reservation and were seated right away. We will be back.

Thank weazers5
Boston, Massachusetts
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 9, 2016

Very good Italian restaurant . It's hard to choose what to order , great menu. Food is delicious and plentiful . Plenty of parking , handicap accessible . Help is very friendly, service is good. A little dark inside for me, I guess that's called ambiance!

Thank petcat47
Rochester Hills, Michigan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 29, 2016

Where the ones who know, go... A good friend came into town this weekend to visit my SO and me. We grew up together surrounded by great Sicilian friends and families - so our standards for good Italian food are pretty high, and Da Francesco's cleared the bar easily! The three of us wanted to start with a good fried... More 

Thank JohnMax66
Shelby Township, Michigan
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

We've been here a few times and always receive great food and service. We've tried several different entrées and have been pleasantly surprised. Truly Authentic Italian feel. Only negative is sometimes you have to wait for seating.

Thank matthewdaoust2

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Romantic, Large groups, Special occasions, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 49624 Van Dyke, Shelby Township, MI 48317
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Shelby Township
  • Phone Number: +1 586-731-7544

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