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Francesco's Ristorante Italiano

6524 Richmond Rd Unit D, Williamsburg, VA 23188-7203
+1 757-345-0557
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Overview
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“garlic bread” (69 reviews)
“pasta” (102 reviews)
“cannoli” (40 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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6524 Richmond Rd Unit D, Williamsburg, VA 23188-7203
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I enjoy Italian meals, my wife, not so much. So it takes some convincing for her to eat pasta. Francesco's has transformed her thinking. For the first time in our 24 year marriage, she said "I love this pasta". Wow, I almost did not believe...More

Thank GonzalezAssociates
luvtaeat, Owner at Francesco's Ristorante Italiano, responded to this reviewResponded today

This is why we love what we do! Seeing people happy and satisfied. It may not mean much to anyone that your wife in 24 years likes italian food, and that WE transformed her tastebuds..but it is a HUGE thing and a big deal to...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This is an excellent, intimate, relaxing restaurant to enjoy with friends or family. This family owned establishment office a wide selection of Italian specialty recipes as well as vintage wines The food is exceptional and the service is top notch. Would recommend to anyone craving...More

Thank Hector H
luvtaeat, Owner at Francesco's Ristorante Italiano, responded to this reviewResponded today

We thank you for your enthusiasm and await your return!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just enjoyed a fabulous authentic Italian meal with friends here. A real gem of a place. Intimate, classy and the meals were absolutely delicious. The lobster / crab ravioli is to die for! Stop your search and come experience a wonderful meal!

Thank Jenny H
luvtaeat, Owner at Francesco's Ristorante Italiano, responded to this reviewResponded today

Thank you for your review! We would love for you to come back and try our Seafood Stuffed Canneloni! Dont forget to add the crab meat to enhance your entree. I like the you recognized our concept of intimate and classy.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Oh, dear reader...go try this marvelous restaurant!! Its small, intimate and nicely appointed. The menu is amazing. My wife and I ate a wonderful lunch there on Monday 8-6-2018. She had the manicotti and i had the grilled shrimp salad..they were both absolutely delicious...about $25...More

Thank drdave57
luvtaeat, Owner at Francesco's Ristorante Italiano, responded to this reviewResponded today

We have always wondered why some people havent given us a try, or have lived in Williamsburg and just realized we are here after 10 years! We have been like a fine wine...we get better with age! Hope to see new friends and old friends...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice setting, service was a little slow but food made up for it! The eggplant parmesan was out of this world!

Thank Aaron H
luvtaeat, Owner at Francesco's Ristorante Italiano, responded to this reviewResponded today

We love to take care of you in an efficient manner. Just to let you know, our entrees are made to order so it requires just a few moments longer..it is well worth the wait to maintain quality and freshness:)

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped in the early afternoon and had the place to ourselves. We had cheese ravioli and chicken parmigiana. Both were very good. The garlic bread was also delicious. The only down side was the portion size of the ravioli. It came with only 4...More

Thank Jamie C
luvtaeat, Owner at Francesco's Ristorante Italiano, responded to this reviewResponded today

Our apologies!! Thank you for your review. We have fixed this and have increased the portion size to satisfy. Thank you!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This authentic restaurant is one of the best places my family has eaten in or around Williamsburg. The waitstaff and owner were friendly, humorous, and made the experience a joy. We started out our meal with salads and delicious Italian bread. I hade the vodka...More

Thank FC G
luvtaeat, Owner at Francesco's Ristorante Italiano, responded to this reviewResponded today

We appreciate your review! Yes, we are located in an unassuming strip mall so alot of people pass us or think we are not going to please. One word..Narnia. just come in and see!!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A must when in Williamsburg for our family! The food was outrageously delicious, like a party in our mouth with every bite! This is the creation of the owner’s dream come true and you can feel the love in the flavorful food, the creation of...More

Thank purplehair74
luvtaeat, Owner at Francesco's Ristorante Italiano, responded to this reviewResponded today

Thank you for your review!! We take pride in our food and are also blessed with a great staff! The concept of Chef Francesco's vision is becoming reality for him. We thank you for your business and support.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What can I say about Francesco's, but YUM!!!! The dinner, the service was excellent. Elliott was our server, he made very good recommendations. We eat here every time we visit. It always exceeds our expectations. If only we had room for desert. Till next visit

Thank Martha W
luvtaeat, Owner at Francesco's Ristorante Italiano, responded to this reviewResponded today

We appreciate your review and recognizing Elliott!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in for a quick bite after driving all day to Williamsburg. We ordered pizza to share. It was wonderful. Thin crust, light sauce with our favorite toppings. Ambience was so inviting, server was helpful and efficient. We plan to visit again for a full...More

Thank Linda M
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sammarcodm
February 18, 2018|
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Response from Molly M | Reviewed this property |
Not sure about that
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Linda M
February 11, 2017|
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Response from luvtaeat | Property representative |
we would love to be able to accomodate your party of 16. unfortunately we do not have a private dining room, but can make prepare you a long table to sit at to enjoy your evening.
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Michael C
September 28, 2015|
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Response from luvtaeat | Property representative |
yes,, and liquor as well
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$6 - $25
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Wine and Beer, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Local cuisine, Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
10:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
10:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6524 Richmond Rd Unit D, Williamsburg, VA 23188-7203
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Williamsburg
  • Phone Number: +1 757-345-0557
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