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Franco's Italian Restaurant

42 George St, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
+61 3 6331 8648
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good29%
  • Average23%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“veal” (19 reviews)
“tiramisu” (9 reviews)
“minestrone” (3 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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42 George St, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I booked to take my partner out on a special ight just be us and no friends and this worked out really well. The meals were really well due as far as we liked them cooked to perfection, over all a really great night.

Thank bjbjp62164
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We dined at Franco's with a large group mid week. The staff were friendly and nothing was too much trouble. The meals were served promptly and they were delicious.

Thank Penny G
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great Italian food, the staff pleasant and welcoming, affordable prices and the restaurant is has a cosy atmosphere.

Thank John N
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were lucky enough to get a table on a busy Saturday night without a booking the food was very tasty and the service was also very good.

Thank Shiregal
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A good local Italian restaurant. Pasta and minestrone soup were quite good. Main courses a little disappointing - risotto special was really just boiled rice with vegetables. It tasted ok but was not traditional risotto. Veal helping was small but was tasty. Service was pleasant...More

Thank Ian H
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

We arrived without a booking on a busy night and staff were still accommodating and friendly- fairly traditional menu but food excellent, seafood tasted fresh and tender. Finished the evening with homemade tiramisu and a glass of limoncello, buonissimo!

Thank mulsoon
Reviewed 16 April 2017

We were looking to have a good Italian food one night, and I can say Franco's delivered it very well. They might be busy depending on the time of the year you travel, but it's worth the wait to get a table and try their...More

Thank Maneesha D
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Very good food that was reasonably priced for the experience. Menu was diverse and provided ample choices. Service was good and food was good.

Thank LC1950
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

Excellent meal of veal with avocado a very nice glass of red wine The service was quick and the staff courteous Finished off with dessert and a very tasty afogato Would highly recommend the place for a relaxing meal

Thank Alan2009j
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

So glad we chose Franco's for dinner after checking out other places to eat. We did not have a booking but that was no problem. Service was prompt and pasta dishes we ordered were excellent. I can definitely recommend their lemon gelati too.... perfect after...More

Thank ilyh64
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 42 George St, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Tasmania  >  Launceston
  • Phone Number: +61 3 6331 8648
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