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Francesca's Famiglia

100 E Station St, Barrington, IL 60010-4324
+1 847-277-1027
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“profiteroles” (3 reviews)
“pasta” (9 reviews)
Opens in 17 min
All hours
Italian, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
100 E Station St, Barrington, IL 60010-4324
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Having frequented this restaurant many times, it has always been good service and good food. Unfortunately, the acoustics in this restaurant are terrible. If you are seated near a group of people who are talking a bit loud, you cannot hear yourself think. My spouse...More

Thank funinthesun526
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice upscale Italian food in downtown Barrington. The Insalata alla Francesca (romaine, endive, string beans, balsamico & blue cheese) was tasty and there was a good amount (I was able to share with my husband). I had the Linguine al Sugo di Gamberi which was...More

Thank Mary H
Reviewed 14 August 2017

My wife and I have said for years, we need to try Francesca's. We live local, but never seemed to make it there. Well last week we made it. We elected to sit outside as the weather was prefect. Out waitress arrived pretty quickly after...More

Thank Rick L
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

Francesca's is a casual upscale restaurant with underground parking available in town. Lunch menu offered many good options and everything was delicious. The restaurant had a bar and a range seating areas. Staff were very friendly and helpful.

Thank joylama
Reviewed 1 May 2017

One of my favorite restaurants, always great food and very good service, very good selection of great Italian dishes.

Thank bricky1986
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Francesca's Famiglia in Barrington is one of about 33 restaurants in four different states. I think that they hit a home run with this particular restaurant. Francesca's Famiglia is located in downtown Barrington, so we have found it nice to stop for dinner after getting...More

Thank Allen21096
Reviewed 22 April 2017

I've been to this restaurant on numerous occasions and enjoyed the food, service, and ambience. Unfortunately, it fell short on this visit. My Chicken Alfredo was flavored well, but there was very little sauce and my "house" chardonnay was $12.00! It was difficult to converse...More

Thank GrandmaBabs
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Went with the family for our daughters birthday to Francesca's Famiglia.We all had different dishes and all commented how good their ordered dish was. Service was good but not too attentive.

Thank Stan K
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

Staring with the bar team of Dario and Moises we felt right at home! They made the most amazing drinks and this has been the case in many visits! Try the fresh pear martini and the tequilla mojito. The food is very good and they...More

1  Thank Mazz5
Reviewed 8 March 2017

Joined another couple, with whom we have shared many meals, at their local - a favorite of ours from a prior visit. Pretty room, sparkling service, reasonable prices. The calamari appetizer was tender, served with a slightly spicy tomato sauce. The women shared a pizza,...More

Thank clarkietraveler
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$40
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 E Station St, Barrington, IL 60010-4324
    (Hough Street)
  • Public Transportation: Conveniently located within walking distance from the Metra train stop. Enjoy a quick bite or coctail or a leisurely meal while you wait for train or friends on the train.
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Barrington
  • Phone Number: +1 847-277-1027
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