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Francesco's Restaurant

568 McBride Ave, West Paterson, NJ 07424-2850
+1 973-925-1100
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Overview
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“potatoes” (2 reviews)
“ribeye” (2 reviews)
Closed
11:00 - 21:30All hours
CUISINES
Italian
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
568 McBride Ave, West Paterson, NJ 07424-2850
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food is passable but that's it. Nothing on the menu is interesting or new. The service is good. Most likely because the restaurant is empty. Although empty, they didn't rush us at all.

Thank CrankierThanThou
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Have been to Francesco''s many times and always enjoy the service and the food. Brought many people hear for business lunch and was never disappointed.

Thank Angela J
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

This being my first visit to Francesco's Restaurant and meeting the owner Frank, I could have nothing but raving reviews for this true Italian culinary bistro. Although a buffet serving, we could not have been happier at both the freshness, quality level and abundance for...More

Thank louisg319
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Great little local Italian restaurant! Food is consistently excellent! Specials are terrific, but even the Italian dishes on the regular menu are great. Best Chicken Parm anywhere! Eat in or take out--both are quality. Nice, friendly, and attentive staff! Prices are reasonable--specials a bit high...More

Thank Iris S
Reviewed 2 January 2017

First time there. Enjoyed it very much At lunch the waiters were very pleasant and efficient. Live far from the restaurant but will be back it was fine dining.

Thank Ross M
Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

2 dinners...one was great chicken marsala...one was bad penne ala vodka...sauce was flat bad...the calamari is good but more old world style...lightly battered...ask for the spicy marinara

Thank Andy W
Reviewed 27 September 2016

Had a fabulous Saturday night dinner with friends. Wife had veal, I had chicken francese, other couple had Ribeye and Filet. All came with potatoes and vegetables included. Started with calamari and fresh mozzarella as appetizers. Finished with crème brulee, NY cheesecake and another dessert...More

Thank stkman88
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Great place food is always fresh.The staff is friendly make u feel special. always order specials was never disappointed.

Thank Spencer K
Reviewed 17 August 2016

Was at this restaurant for a private party. The food was ok. it wasn't anything spectacular. The portions were very small as well. Service was out, but waiter messed up a few orders on our table. Friendly staff.

Thank David G
Reviewed 20 July 2016

I was at a party recently at Francesco's. We were in the private room upstairs, and the staff was wonderful.They couldn't do enough for us. We were served buffet style, and the meal consisted of green salad with a delicious dressing, fried calamari which was...More

Thank Caggy
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Response from Iris S | Reviewed this property |
I would assume yes. There is a private room upstairs where we have many teachers' dinner parties.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:30
Thursday
11:00 - 21:30
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 568 McBride Ave, West Paterson, NJ 07424-2850
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  West Paterson
  • Phone Number: +1 973-925-1100
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