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Old Swan Yard High Street, Devizes SN10 1AT, England
01380 724007
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Norwich, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is very good value authentic Italian food. Cooked and served quickly, cold beer, hot pizza, strong expresso. what more is needed!!

Thank joandrob885
Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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53 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2016 via mobile

Found this lovely little Italian restaurant in Devizes, tucked away in Old Swan Yard, lovely atmosphere, gorgeous food and a very friendly Anna Maria. So much to choose from on menu, would definitely return.

Thank Avers55
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016

We have been dining at this restaurant on and off for the last 15 years, always good value and stays true to character of an authentic old style Italian restaurant. Service is brisk and food quality of the highest standard.

Thank Mike P
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61 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 7, 2016 via mobile

Had an evening meal recently at Franco's and despite the somewhat dated decor we were greeted warmly. The starters were ok although the melon wasn't fully ripe. We then chose the mains from the specials board. The spicy pappardelle was very enjoyable and the sea bass fillets were fine. Then we made the mistake of deciding to have a pud.... More 

Thank Peter J
Devizes, United Kingdom
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7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 27, 2016 via mobile

Had a great family meal. Service was polite although a little slow. We didn't mind as we were in no rush but I could understand how some would find this a problem. Food was spot on. Had a good banter with the waitress. All in all a good night out. Would highly recommend, just don't be in any hurry.

Thank DevizesAndy
Devizes, United Kingdom
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192 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 18, 2016

Lovely food and a really good atmosphere about the place. Very good food, service and a welcoming feel to the place. We've very much enjoyed both visits and will visit again. I have no hesitation in recommending this gem of a little restaurant.

Dambulla, Sri Lanka
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 14, 2016 via mobile

We had a girly trip to Franco's in celebration of a recent engagement and it was as wonderful as ever. We had yummy starters - the salmon and avocado was particularly good. We then all had pasta, pizzas and ice cream which were also great. The service was very friendly the waiter went out of his way to help make... More 

Thank franedmonds
Devizes, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 10, 2016

Had a lovely lunch served by pleasant helpful staff and it was delicious and very fresh. Very clean, the price was very good too, for the quality food we all had.

Thank Sue L
Devizes, United Kingdom
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201 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 9, 2016 via mobile

Had dinner with friends at Franco's this evening - which happened to be its 25th anniversary. Our first time. Friendly staff, good food you can rely on, lovely wines, fair prices: what more can one ask for? This is a family, unpretentious place that deserves your custom. We will be back!

Thank Matthew C
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 7, 2016

I have a warm place in my heart for this underground restauarant. Staff are nice. Food is ok ,nothing too exciting but does what it says on the tin. Never had a bad meal there. Wont burn a hole in your pocket and standard Italian fare. Ive been a number of times and would go again.

Thank Matthew W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Pizza
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Old Swan Yard High Street, Devizes SN10 1AT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Wiltshire  >  Devizes
  • Phone Number: 01380 724007

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