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2238 Route 51, Clairton, PA 15025-3679
+1 412-384-9588
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Looks like a little local restaurant, but food is 5 star. Veal and the pasta carbonara are amazing. Definitely call ahead and get a reservation.

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Thank Chad H
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61 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 February 2016 via mobile

Always worth the wait because the food is so well done. I highly recommend getting reservations in advance. Anything you eat here is tremendous.

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Thank Fitter449
Washington, Pennsylvania
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5 reviews
Reviewed 16 September 2015

Atmosphere was that of an adorable little Italian family restaurant and we were lucky enough to go during the week so it wasn't busy but I'd recommend reservations for any other time. Service was impeccable! The wine was very reasonably priced ($6.95/glass) and I would estimate it was a 6-8 oz pour so larger than normal! Now for the best... More 

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Thank Sarah B
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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32 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 April 2015

This little restaurant is tucked in on Route 51 with a lot of non-restaurant businesses. That is the only dichotomy here! Once you enter the door, to the left is a pub worthy of any European place. To the right is the restaurant, it is small, but the food is exquisite! You really must try the bruschetta, oh my! We've... More 

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Thank Patricia B
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 January 2015

It has been a number of years since we had gone to Francesco's in Large, Pa for dinner. We just keep forgetting about it and they don't advertise much. We went last evening and had a fantastic meal. Service was excellent and the food was excellent. And I would say the prices, for both wine and food were well within... More 

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Thank Don E
west mifflin
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115 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 January 2014

good food...nice atmosphere...reasonable price...but to exit the restaurant onto state route 51 toward Pittsburgh is impossible...a Jersey barrier does not allow you to travel north...there is no place to turn around...what a shame because this place is worth going to

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1 Thank richard s
Pittsburgh
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219 reviews
124 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 November 2013

I loved the food. The salad was served family style and was quite good. The bread was tasty and our pasta was excellent and flavorful. I will return to Francescos.

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2 Thank PensandSteelersFan
Pleasant Hills, Pennsylvania
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2012

Atmosphere could be improved. Teenagers often waiting tables, this could be better. But the food is very good. Ultimately, food is what we're going for!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2238 Route 51, Clairton, PA 15025-3679
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Clairton
  • Phone Number: +1 412-384-9588

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?