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Franco's Ristorante - CLOSED

505 Mendocino Ave, Santa Rosa, CA 95401-5212
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good38%
  • Average26%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible0%
22 Mar 2013
“Good food!”
4 Feb 2013
“I really was expecting more”
Restaurant Hours Closed
505 Mendocino Ave, Santa Rosa, CA 95401-5212
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Reviewed 22 March 2013

Love their food! Convenient to where I live so it is one of my favorite places to go and take friends when they visit!

Thank Lydia V
Reviewed 4 February 2013

the food was average.. and I really thought it would be spectacular, so maybe i had my hopes too high.. had fun though

Thank 1Goddessgirl
Reviewed 24 August 2012

FYI, Franco's closed. This was not a big loss for the restaurants scene.. Maybe for the owner Last week it reopened under the name Fabiani's. Not reviewed yet

Thank nlrl
Reviewed 16 August 2012

Stopped for lunch on our way up the coast. We all loved the complimentary focaccia. I ordered the Steamed Clam Antipasti for lunch; it was delicious and just the right size for me. My friend ordered the meatball panini and liked it as well but...More

Thank thewhirlwindgirl
Reviewed 18 March 2012

My husband and I were big fans of (the owner's) Fabianni Restaurant in the early/mid 90's so we were excited to finally try Franco's. We went on a Friday night with our 3 teenagers to celebrate my son's birthday, and were seated at a cozy...More

Thank Melmo5
Reviewed 13 March 2012

My cousin has been there dozens of times and loves it, but this was my first. The inside is really nice and has a nice fireplace. The food was so good. I went with the special, which was a slow cooked chicken over polenta with...More

Thank Brazililli
Reviewed 8 March 2012

We enjoyed the atmosphere and great service, however, the food was disappointing. We both had different pasta dishes. When they came they both tasted the same, although they were different dishes, and both were overcooked (think mushy!). We love good italian food, but this is...More

Thank coop4133055
Reviewed 12 February 2012

We have been to Francos 3 times, and never disappointed! We love the ambiance! It's very cozy and romantic. Food is exceptional and the service is always attentive. We really enjoy Franco's and hope they stick around!

Thank Heather G
Reviewed 11 February 2012

The interior of this restaurant is very nice. There is a lot of wood and a huge fireplace. I went there on a weekday for lunch. There weren’t very many people there and we got a seat next to the fireplace. The meatball panini was...More

Thank benjer71
Reviewed 21 January 2012

I have had several lunch and dinners here. I have enjoyed the pizzas, salads, and main courses. The inside dining room has a fireplace to keep you cozy in the winter.

Thank Morcella
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  • Address: 505 Mendocino Ave, Santa Rosa, CA 95401-5212
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sonoma County  >  Santa Rosa
New restaurant. Opened about 3 months ago.
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