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Francesca's

Manor House Road, Newcastle upon Tyne NE2 2NE, England
+44 191 281 6586
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Overview
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (103 reviews)
“half pasta” (9 reviews)
“garlic prawns” (10 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 14:30 Hours
CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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LOCATION
Manor House Road, Newcastle upon Tyne NE2 2NE, England
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1 - 10 of 761 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

I had highlighted this restaurant as a must visit during our trip to Newcastle as my family all love Italian food. We decided to visit the evening we arrived, well aware that there was no booking option. Jumping out of the taxi from our hotel...More

Thank seanacurrie
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just hard to beat this place, nowhere local compares with it. It’s simply unique offering a wide range of traditional Italian dishes plus daily specials. Food quality is always good. I’ve been visiting often and for many years, I’m sure there’s 100’s just like me...More

Thank Jezrez
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Arrived with a large group of 9 of us, as you cannot pre-book. The staff were more than happy to let us wait and put together a table for us. I would probably recommend getting there quite early if you plan to do this, as...More

Thank bgroves96
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited this Restaurant a number years ago and impressed, visited again this week and the food is still out of this world. The staff are brilliant you cannot book in advance but waiting time is around 30 minutes dependant on party size

Thank johnjoewood
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you havn't been here before, i think the best thing is for you to try it for yourself .... great food at very reasonable prices .... I've been going here regularly for 20+ years and I'm a fussy t*** .... 10 / 10 as...More

Thank GRP1968
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

friendly attentive staff ( if you get the right waiter it makes a hell of a difference ) excellent food ,back up where it belongs fingers crossed it stays that way will be back in a couple of weeks for birthday aprox 30years running now.

Thank Paul C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This restaurant is high quality restaurant food by almost take away prices. They don't take reservation and sometimes you have to wait quite long but it doesn't stop customers to come back here. Great atmosphere !!!

Thank Thuyng90
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Last evening my son and I went to Francesca’s for an early evening supper at 5.30 pm, we both decided to have a Francesca’s Pizza and 20 minutes later we were enjoying a freshly cooked pizza straight from the oven and oozing with flavour topping...More

Thank josie d
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

If you like cheap pizza go to sambucas which is slightly cheaper with exactly the same quality. Once sat it took 25 minutes to even give a drinks order because they have too many tables for the amount of staff. In fact, we were basically...More

Thank Tori W
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

I cant face the queues, even on a soggy, snowy night for the restaurant but we ordered take out and it was quick, great quality and very yummy. 😊

Thank Tina A
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Sheila C
30 July 2017|
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Response from leighmil | Reviewed this property |
Doubt it.
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Heather R
29 December 2016|
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Response from JasminReviews | Reviewed this property |
We sat down for our meal around 8pm and we were still ordering main meals at around 8:30pm so last food orders are definitely after 8:30pm - maybe call them to find out for sure!
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EllieMG55
21 November 2016|
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Response from Bobby V | Reviewed this property |
Yes but it's limited and you need to park on the road outside if or the other shops nearby Parking restrictions apply after 6pm so be careful where you park . Go there after 7pm Monday Tuesday Wednesday as the dance school... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$37 - US$37
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
Thursday
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
Friday
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
Saturday
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Manor House Road, Newcastle upon Tyne NE2 2NE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Phone Number: +44 191 281 6586
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