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5 Rodney Street, Wigan WN1 1DG, England
+44 1942 248668
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
5 Rodney Street, Wigan WN1 1DG, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I love this restaurant! I have recently discovered I am gluten intolerant and have found it difficult when eating out. At Franco’s there is a wide range of gluten free dishes and their knowledge of cross contamination is excellent. My partner and I went to...More

Thank Jenny C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went to francos after months of wanting to try the place. Rang up on Saturday night to get told no need to book a table as we are not busy, arrived to be told to wait at the bar as the place was full so...More

Thank Connor R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve been here now 6 times and I really can’t fault the place. The food is very good quality and such great value. The staff are friendly and attentive and nothing is to much trouble. I’m yet to find somewhere better to eat in Wigan.

Thank lisa h
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good quality and good value Italian food . A lovely restaurant with authentic Italian feel. Tortellini a la crema and pate is gorgeous, highly recommend . Food is always high standard and Franco and staff are all lovely!

Thank Natalie P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

last week a group of us went to Francos for a meal, the food was mediocre at best and the service very poor, but as one of us was half way through her pasta dish when she found a very long dark hair, she is...More

1  Thank williams1582018
Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

Arrived with quite. Large party without booking and were accommodated straight away. Very friendly welcome and the food arrived super fast. Pretty standard Italian menu which although couldn't be faulted it wasn't outstanding for the price

Thank Johnny T
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

Rang earlier in the week to book a table for Saturday but told no need to book for a small party. Went into a very noisy and chaotic reception that evening to be told in, I thought, quite a smug way we could be put...More

3  Thank Brian M
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

Despite only having 4.1/5 on here, we thought we would give this place a go. Called a few days before to reserve a table and were told “there’s no need, just turn up and you’ll be seated”, thought this was odd as it was for...More

3  Thank Callie M
Reviewed 1 January 2018

what a brilliant night we had last night ! food was delicious , franco and his staff were fantastic and so was paul who kept us entertained all night . we will definitley be celebrating christmas and new year with you again , thank you...More

Thank sharonj66
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

Me and my partner booked a table for the first sitting new years eve, on entry we were greeted by Franco himself who showed us to the bar where I had the strawberry gin and prosecco cocktail, my partner the blueberry gin cocktail.. both amazing....More

Thank Mikey U
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Questions & Answers
30 June 2017|
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Response from Francosrestaurant | Property representative |
Access is by stairs, however we do have tables downstairs. Please give us a call if you would like to make a reservation, as downstairs tables do get booked in advance particularly at the weekend. We will try our best to... More
Lorna S
6 November 2015|
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Response from Francosrestaurant | Property representative |
The restaurant is located practically in the centre of a public car park. it isn't owned by the restaurant but it is open 24 hours.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Rodney Street, Wigan WN1 1DG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Wigan
  • Phone Number: +44 1942 248668
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