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Old Swan Yard High Street, Devizes SN10 1AT, England
+44 1380 724007
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Devizes, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Perfect for date night or special occasion like a birthday. The food is delicious! Portions are great, staff are great, love the atmosphere.. can't fault it! They also have an Italian cafe upstairs during the day - best coffee in Devizes!

Thank Travoh33
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As you descend down the stairs to this basement restaurant you are transported to somewhere in Italy.

Thank LokfuhrerD1015
Norwich, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 24, 2016

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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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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6 restaurant reviews
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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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8 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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200 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 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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3 restaurant reviews
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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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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

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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
Kids, Families with children, 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: +44 1380 724007

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?