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Franco's Italian Caffe

4327 N Scottsdale Rd, Scottsdale, AZ 85251-3316
+1 480-481-7614
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  • Excellent86%
  • Very good6%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
4327 N Scottsdale Rd, Scottsdale, AZ 85251-3316
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I'm going to save the long reviews and keep this simple. If you love an "old school" sit at the table, truly enjoy your meal and experience like you were transformed to a family dining room in Italy, this is truly it. If you want...More

Thank Radman509
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Another amazing meal along with amazing service! Going to Franco's is like visiting your family in Italy that is excited to see you and feed you delicious home-cooked time tested recipes. We went with 2 other couples and we all had as great time. Our...More

Thank Denise M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I took my wife here for her birthday, as she insisted on a real Italian restaurant. We couldn't have found a better restaurant. The owner is personally involved in all aspects of the restaurant including serving dinners, bussing tables, check in on guests, and much...More

Thank Ronald V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I had dinner here tonight - excellent! So fresh! We each had a cocktail to start. They make an excellent Manhattan on the rocks. Olive oil on the bread was so fresh! We split a mozzarella and tomato salad - so fresh!...More

Thank JimW551
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The reviews looked good, so we booked a table. A relatively small restaurant with an excellent seasoned wait staff. The menu is quite extensive, and there are nightly add-on selections of six to seven entrees. The wine selections were reasonably priced with a chardonnay and...More

Thank bobostours
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was my third time at Franco's, and every time I go I love it even more. It is hands-down the best, most authentic, Italian food in Arizona. Franco himself will come by your table and greet you with such genuine warmth. His restaurant's quaint...More

1  Thank Cindy V
Reviewed 17 September 2018

To put it simply...Franco's is the best Italian food in Phoenix. A quaint wonderful New York vibe, Family owned and operated, not to mention the food is excellent. I have recommended Franco's to numerous people and all of them have the same opinion. Make a...More

Thank Paul G
Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

The food here is excellent. It is high quality, large portions, but not exotic or attractive for foodies. Service is excellent too, but again it feels traditional and friendly without being smooth or modern. In fact, nothing about the restaurant feels modern. The night we...More

Thank Carr B
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

This place is great! Amazing Italian food, small place, family owned and operated. Easily the best in old Town Scottsdale, easy best in AZ. Highly recommended!

Thank Ryan K
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

Franco Italian Cafe. Old town Scottsdale. Back in Scottsdale for business and back to one Of my preferite restaurant. As usual not disappointed. For some it my appears e little dated but honestly this is what real Italian cuisine is all about. Fantastic appetizer selection...More

Thank emilio b
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Emmey S
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21 March 2017|
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Yes we would like you to make reservations as we are a small restaurant. Some one will be there to answer the phone starting at 1pm!
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
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Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
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17:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4327 N Scottsdale Rd, Scottsdale, AZ 85251-3316
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Scottsdale
  • Phone Number: +1 480-481-7614
Authentic Italian Cusine straight from Florence Italy! Franco had been in the valley for almost 30 years, don't miss out! Reservations only!!
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