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Franco's

Green Market, Carlisle, England
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Overview
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good26%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (45 reviews)
“sardines” (5 reviews)
“garlic bread” (23 reviews)
Open Now
17:30 - 22:00 Hours
CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Green Market, Carlisle, England
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1 - 10 of 485 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

Stopped here for lunch. Busy with customers which was a good sign. Ordered our food which included a garlic bread starter. Waited and waited and eventually the table next to us got their garlic bread despite the fact that they had ordered some 20 minutes...More

Thank Alyson B
Reviewed 5 days ago

Took my parents for lunch - we'd caught the stream train from Lancaster to Carlisle via Settle as part of their 80th birthday celebrations. Had not pre-booked, but the waiters could not have been more kind or helpful. Went out of their way, excellent food...More

1  Thank Tom R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

my wife took me to francos for a meal. its been many years since i have eaten here. small and cosy. garlic bread with mozzarella is fantastic. sardines cooked to perfection. table staff very attentive and pleasant.suggest a window seat and watch the world go...More

2  Thank Jeff A
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had lunch here with a friend as wanted something on the lighter side like soup or jacket potato. We both chose the minestrone soup with warm, fresh bread, and it was lovely. The young staff members were very friendly and polite and enjoyed a little...More

2  Thank Jacques1408
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Mrs W and I ate here whilst staying in Carlisle and both enjoyed their canneloni which was served piping hot and there was lots of it! We were the first in when they opened at 6pm on the Sunday evening but it was not long...More

2  Thank peter W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a meal before going to the Sands Centre so booked for 5.30. The food was good with plenty of choice, served quickly even though they were busy. Have eaten here before and always enjoyed it. The staff were friendly. Would eat here again

2  Thank 38Caz2000
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My daughter and I visited this restaurant and it was entirely empty. My daughter ordered spaghetti bolognese and I ordered lobster ravioli, my daughters meal was ok but the ravioli tasted as though there was sugar in it. The service certainly would have been a...More

Thank Bev A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We popped in for lunch on a lovely sunny day which just happened to be Megan and Harry's wedding day. The pizza was delish and the Megan Sparkle cocktail was so nice I had to have two. Nice restaurant with old fashioned décor, pleasant change...More

2  Thank Carolmcg1957
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Ate here as a couple. The menu offered plentlg of choice and the food was great. Waiting staff were friendly and efficient. Worth a visit.

1  Thank curror13
Reviewed 14 May 2018

Been here quite a few times with my partner in the past, was here on Friday night, cannot fault the experience. It is hands down the best carbonara I have ever had, and my partner said his lasagne was delicious. The staff are extremely attentive...More

2  Thank ehaggart35
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
Saturday
11:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Green Market, Carlisle, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Carlisle
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