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Da Francesco's

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49624 Van Dyke Ave, Shelby Township, MI 48317-1342
+1 586-731-7544
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12:00 - 23:00
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Sun 12:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri 11:00 - 23:00
Sat 12:00 - 23:00
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Rochester
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44 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We go to Da Francesco's once a month. We have loved everything we've had from here. This is our favorite Italian restaurant. Deserts are also amazing.

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Thank Traveling1994
Downers Grove, Illinois
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152 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went here for my daughter's birthday and even though we had a reservation we still had to wait almost twenty minutes. The food was well worth the wait but the service was average at best

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Thank ToeKneeD
Detroit, Michigan
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193 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our first visit. We were visiting the Packard Proving Grounds and this place was conveniently close. We had the lasagna and the eggplant parmesan, both were very good. The service was excellent. We were in a hurry and they accommodated us perfectly. The managers (or maybe the owners) came by a couple of times to make sure all... More 

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Thank Richard M
Macomb, Michigan
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22 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place is always packed.....because it's amazing. Gluten and vegan friendly but loved by carnivores too. Love their occasional cauliflower soup and pasta is amazing. Needs to work on wait staff friendliness and cleanliness. We know you're busy but don't rush us every time we come.

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Thank PHWHJetSet
Sterling Heights, United States
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17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 March 2017

We come to Da Francesco's often because the food is so delicious and the prices are very reasonable for all that you get. I would have to say it is a high end restaurant with moderate pricing. We took some friends here for dinner who live in Naples, Florida and they know good food, they loved the food at Da... More 

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Thank Debra M
Grand Blanc, Michigan
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59 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Met with friends for lunch. It's plain outside, traditional, low key comfortable and cozy inside. The service is prompt and courteous. The restaurant was filled with a locals and families. It was pleasantly busy but relaxing. The shrimp and pasta, with Cabernet wine was very good, and reasonably priced. Good experience, we will definitely visit again!

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Thank E9185FXjohnm
Rochester
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18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

We frequent this restaurant quite a bit. Last time, Feb. 18, 2017, we made reservations so we wouldn't have to wait for our table. Quite surprised and unhappy to find out that we still had to wait 20 minutes. They were seating people that were walk-ins in-between folks with reservations. The food is good but they need to honor reservations... More 

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Thank LJB670
Rochester, Michigan
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143 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 115 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

We have been here several times. It's family friendly, high quality, and you get plenty of food for a decent price. Soup and salad are very good. The pasta is excellent and the chicken Marsala and the filet are excellent. It's fairly busy and a popular spot but it's tucked away in the corner of a small strip mall. Must... More 

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Thank John D
Waterford, Michigan
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38 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2017

My wife and I recently had dinner here on the recommendation of a friend who lives in the area. After the original disappointment of being seated 35 minutes after our reservation, the food made up for the wait. We both had veal parm which was as good as it gets. Great quality veal at a VERY reasonable price. Although I... More 

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Thank David F
Oranjestad, Aruba
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22 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 17 February 2017

Lovely restaurant with delicious entrees , I cant get enough of this place whenever I have to entertain guests I always choose this place. For Christmas we had the Church party and for those who never ate here are now foodies of this amazing restaurant of home cooking food. I love the Calamari di Lemone , Steak Siciliano,Pollo Mamma Assunta... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 49624 Van Dyke Ave, Shelby Township, MI 48317-1342
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Shelby Township
  • Phone Number: +1 586-731-7544

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?