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Francesco's Cafe

72047 Dinah Shore Dr, Ste C1, Rancho Mirage, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92270-1790
+1 760-202-4425
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good32%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“pasta” (11 reviews)
“lamb kabobs” (2 reviews)
11:30 - 21:00All hours
Italian, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Persian
€€ - €€€
72047 Dinah Shore Dr, Ste C1, Rancho Mirage, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92270-1790
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stop here every time we are in the area. Food is very good and reasonably priced. Service is very good. The staff are always very nice and attentive. We get falafel plate, pasta dishes and the Persian salad. Always very good and authentic tasting.

Thank Zeusallover
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went to this restaurant because it was within walking distance of where we were staying. It is a combination of Italian food and Persian food which may raise a flag right off the bat. We both ordered Italian dishes. I had spaghetti carbonara which was...More

Thank manglin
Reviewed 31 October 2017

Small, located in a non-descript strip mall who would think italian and persian food could be so good!! The service was better and more accomodating than in large expensive restaurants! The food was good size portions, rich flavors and reasonably pricd! We would recommend this...More

Thank sixtydiner
Reviewed 11 October 2017

An interesting combo of Italian and Persian cooking, this plain looking restaurant serves excellent and wll priced dinners

Thank Sandra R
Reviewed 7 June 2017

We love Francesco's. The menu is extensive and varied, and the service is always good. The atmosphere is very nice and relaxed, and their food to go is also wonderful. We usually eat here 5 to 10 times in a season and have never been...More

Thank Barloj
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

Mediterranean/Italian restaurant in a strip mall. Odd combination but it works. One couple ordered Italian food ( pasta) and cleaned their plates. Other couple ordered lamb entrees- excellent! Tender, perfectly seasoned & basmati rice was delicious as well. Restaurant filled up while we were eating...More

Thank rolleesmith
Reviewed 18 April 2017

This place is our go to every time we come to come to the desert. This visit we had a couple of kids with us, so we ordered a full pan of lasagna it costs about $100 (order 24 hours in advance). It has 22...More

1  Thank Hobdeb
Reviewed 30 March 2017

it is billed as a persian italian place but there is very very little anything that resembles persian and heavy on italian. the pricces are reasonable, and the quantities of food really large. it is ok, the vegetables i asked for instead of either pasta...More

Thank Barbara M
Reviewed 28 March 2017

Francesco’s is located in a strip mall at the intersection of Dinah Shore and Bob Hope about a mile from the shopping district (Costco, Walmart, Sam’s Club, Home Depot…) at Dinah Shore and Monterey in Rancho Mirage, CA When you first walk in the restaurant...More

Thank Davidb1057
Reviewed 4 March 2017

We visited twice during our stay. The first night we ordered a pizza for take out. It was excellent. Service was slow, and the place was crowded. When I checked out, I realized they are not computerized! They still write up the sales checks and...More

Thank jammer
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 72047 Dinah Shore Dr, Ste C1, Rancho Mirage, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92270-1790
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Greater Palm Springs  >  Rancho Mirage
  • Phone Number: +1 760-202-4425
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