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Franco's

Green Market, Carlisle, England
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Overview
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good27%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (45 reviews)
“sardines” (5 reviews)
“garlic bread” (22 reviews)
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11:30 am - 10:30 pmAll hours
CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
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Atmosphere
LOCATION
Green Market, Carlisle, England
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1 - 10 of 461 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Visited today for lunch quite quiet . Had chicken Americana it was horrible and very bland needed extra seasoning . The 2 waiters just stared and did nothing . Felt very uncomfortable awful atomosphere and highly overpriced do not recommended !!!

Thank Sarah M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Long established Italian eatery. Called in for lunch. Full menu available but there is also a very varied lunch menu that caters for all tastes - not just Italian. Me and my guest eat of the lunch menu. Decent range of starters and ample choice...More

1  Thank DarthBoarder
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were very impressed with the warm welcome. It has a very cosy atmosphere, the decor is designed to look Like Venice. There was a great choice of food, we went for lunch. I had the Chicken and Spinach Cannelloni and red house wine. We...More

1  Thank Barbara H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were a party of 7 with age range of 29-77.We were recommended by a family friend to this Italian Restaurant which is inside the ancient Guildhall..We arrived at approx 8pm and the place was busy.It is on several levels with a lot of steps...More

1  Thank Paul C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here for lunch last week as I'd eaten here many years ago. The place was packed but they managed to squeeze the two of us in beside the steps. Very drafty and cramped, it felt as if they were certainly going for it numbers...More

Thank nananoona
Reviewed 16 December 2017

I visit this restaurant from time to time, and have reviewed it twice in the past. It's an unpretentious restaurant full of character and conveniently located, with nice ambience and surroundings and good traditional Italian dishes. Staff are pleasant and friendly without being overbearing. I...More

1  Thank sweeney05
Reviewed 6 December 2017

We stopped here for lunch, and the food was absolutely delicious. It is only a small venue, but it is cosy, and the staff are very nice and give good service. I highly recommend this restaurant.

1  Thank Lynn C
Reviewed 4 December 2017

Despite being busy (which I think is a good sign, mid week in November), they found tables for seven of us at short notice. The staff are friendly and attentive. The pizzas and pasta dishes we had were excellent, and they were able to do...More

1  Thank Nigel P
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

After recently eating here the food was nice. But totally let down by the standard of service. A smile goes a long way. And making the customer feel welcomed should be part of the job. Or when asked for something. Make it a seem less...More

Thank Peter B
Reviewed 3 December 2017

A very tight slightly cramped venue- however i enjoyed sitting in a busy restaurant . Food was prompt the staff very busy and attentive - i ordered the sirloin steak in a peppercorn sauce medium rare and specified i am very fussy about my steak....More

Thank James C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 20
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Green Market, Carlisle, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Carlisle
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