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Franco's Italian Restaurant

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42 George St, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
+61 3 6331 8648
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good30%
  • Average22%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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“veal” (20 reviews)
“tiramisu” (12 reviews)
“minestrone” (3 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
42 George St, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had a very enjoyable meal on a Monday evening at Franco’s. I had scallops and calamari on marinated garlic chicken breast and my husband had king prawns in a cream & tomato sauce. We had a lovely Montepulciano D’Abruzzo red wine which was quite...More

Thank AstroSeekers
Reviewed 4 days ago

When we arrived in Launceston from Swansea, we drove past Franco's and saw many patrons inside, a clear sign that it cannot be too bad. We stay in the Grand Chancellor Hotel and when we had settled down we decided to have dinner there, which...More

Thank G1G1MA
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our last evening of a 2 week holiday and we found Franco's. Thank you for making our last meal amazing! Service staff are friendly & efficient. Food is traditional Italian and I haven't even had such a good meal in Italy! Pasta cooked perfectly, generous...More

Thank tez823
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So being a pretty big fan of Italian restaurants, it amazed me not to see pizza on the menu aside from if you’re a child and they can make it on request! Aside from this, everything else was very good here from the service to...More

Thank Tmcg91
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Took friends from Hobart to Franco's for dinner and wow what a beautiful establishment to showcase Launceston. Food and service was to a very high quality. Thoroughly enjoyed this restaurant. I'll definitely be back soon !

Thank Michelle D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is located not far from the central area and there are a lot restaurant choices in the area. I have eaten there 3 times and have been happy with the food and service on all occasions. I will return.

Thank Ray T
Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

Good clean honest italian food. Entre, main and desserts were all delicious. Highly recommended family restaurant.

Thank Grahame S
Reviewed 8 January 2018

Looking for a decent meal in Launceston then give Franco’s a go. Hearty authentic Italian food, generous serving size. Pasta Puttanesca was devine and the Lemon Meringue Pie melted in your mouth.

Thank Colleen W
Reviewed 7 January 2018

Small, but very busy restaurant that catered to our short notice dinner booking. We both ordered a seafood pasta each, salad, and garlic bread. The huge pasta was amazing and the seafood was tender and fresh, as was the salad and bread. Shared the tiramisu...More

Thank Sanazzy
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

Great food friendly atmosphere. Feels like going home to mama. Authentic Italian food. Home made tiramisu is must to try.

Thank James S
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30 November 2017|
Response from malabarfly | Reviewed this property |
I have no idea, but as it is the middle of the Austrlian summer they might be. Unfortunately their website doesn't say and only gives a 'phone number for contact (no email address), so unless you fancy ringing Tasmania to... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 42 George St, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Tasmania  >  Launceston
  • Phone Number: +61 3 6331 8648
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