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Franco's - CLOSED

40 High Street, Banchory AB31 5SR, Scotland
+44 1330 826093
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible12%
28 Jul 2014
“Poor food and very expensive for what you get”
26 Jul 2014
“Shockingly BAD”
Restaurant Hours Closed
$$ - $$$
40 High Street, Banchory AB31 5SR, Scotland
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Reviewed 28 July 2014

I ate there recently on the recommendation of a friend who had eaten there a year or so prior, even she was shocked about the meal and the change in the place, her only comment was that it must have changed hands, it was a...More

2  Thank 420crobertson
Reviewed 27 July 2014 via mobile

Second visit to this shabby, run down mediocre restaurant which shares a toilet with the pub next door (frequented by dirty, drunken Neanderthals). The blue-shirted waiter with grubby fingernails doesn't say much, walks past tables with empty glasses (I counted 12 on one) is always...More

1  Thank Zoffin
Reviewed 24 April 2014

Had dinner tonight five of us, food very expensive for the quality and quantity ,the head chef very nice man strange he was bringing the food to the table, the waiter what a complete waste of time did not listen to orders brought part of...More

2  Thank Kris W
Reviewed 23 February 2014

Hav'nt eaten on Francos for ages but have just had the most Excellent meal tonight.Food fantastic and great service, Would recommend, reasonably priced

1  Thank meric1961
Reviewed 13 February 2014

Francos delivers very tasty Italian food at a low price point. The restaurant coped very well with my dietary constraints and the restauranteur could not have been more engaging.

Thank KSDorset
Reviewed 10 February 2014

We eat here regularly. We've never had a bad meal. The ervice is excellent as is the atmosphere. I recommend this restaurant to anyone visiting Banchory.

Thank derekcraig6
Reviewed 17 January 2014

Service was warm and welcoming and the the food was perfect and proper portion sizes!. Good friendly atmosphere.I'll be going again soon. All the best Franco for you and your staff.

Thank Gregorio_7506
Reviewed 6 September 2013 via mobile

Pleasant staff and I liked the atmosphere but I found the food disappointing, heavy and a bit tasteless and expensive for the quality

Thank flarpwidget
Reviewed 13 August 2013

Staying in Banchory at Tor Na Coille and decided to try Franco's based on nice reviews and walking distance to Hotel. It is non-descript and tucked down a small ally next to a hotel on the A93. We were amazed by the meal, Franco's personal...More

1  Thank egeoff
Reviewed 19 July 2013

We had a family meal here on a Saturday night and had a really enjoyable evening with good food and service. There was no problem reserving a table for four at short notice and then changing table size after we arrived when our party size...More

Thank Choccy90
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  • Address: 40 High Street, Banchory AB31 5SR, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Aberdeenshire  >  Banchory
  • Phone Number: +44 1330 826093
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