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Franco Trattoria - CLOSED

6717 Greenleaf Avenue, Whittier, CA
+1 562-696-1188
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Overview
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good27%
  • Average0%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
11 Nov 2014
“Not your run of the mill Italian Food”
3 Sep 2014
“Like Home Cooking”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
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LOCATION
6717 Greenleaf Avenue, Whittier, CA
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1 - 10 of 17 reviews

Reviewed 12 November 2014

Not your run of the mill Italian Food. Tip: Call first and see what they are serving! They change their menu daily based on fresh ingredients available. Home made gelato tops off the evening!

Thank ganon
Reviewed 4 September 2014

My husband and I always enjoy dinner at Franco's for several reasons. First is the wonderful hospitality we receive from Melanie and Franco and of course the food is always good. Franco takes great pride in his cooking, he keeps the menu simple because he...More

Thank Alicia Moisa-Du... M
Reviewed 24 May 2014

I normally don't do Italian because nothing compares to the home cooking I grew up with but this gem is well worth it!!! Their menu changes daily because they shop daily to get the freshest they can find. Go early so they don't run out...More

1  Thank Toni_Priore
Reviewed 24 January 2014

We had a wonder dinner in Whittier that featured delicious Italian entrees. Menu offers a varied selection each day based on what is purchased fresh that morning. Franco takes great care in choosing the ingredients, how they combine and how they are prepared.. Portions are...More

Thank Bruce L
Reviewed 13 October 2013

We went here based on the reviews on Tripadvisor, then noticed that thr last review was back in May. Either something has gone drastically wrong since then, or as I think more likely, that it is one of the most over-hyped restaurants on Trip Advisor....More

1  Thank Ron_Elvins1962
Reviewed 23 May 2013

This is probably the best Italian food I've ever tasted. We were a group of 10, they had us seated in less than 10 minutes, the drinks and appetizers arrived about 5-10 minutes after we ordered them (their Antipasti is to die for). The main...More

1  Thank John K
Reviewed 9 April 2013

This is becoming a favorite stop when we are in Whittier. the food is just delicious, and very true Italian. The service is excellent, and the owners are very caring and attentive.

Thank Renae J
Reviewed 12 January 2013

Wonderful place. Great staff... great food very limited menu... basically 3-4 options. But all very fresh and as close to Italia as I have seen!!

2  Thank Harry J
Reviewed 3 September 2012 via mobile

Wow! What a great find! Not since our trip to Italy have we had such terrific Italian food! We ate there twice, two days apart. On our first visit, we had bruschetta followed by sharing the fish special - WOW! so fresh, we couldn't believe...More

1  Thank Two_Wilsons
Reviewed 11 August 2012

Pleasant restaurant with high ceilings tiled floor. The friendly owners cook and serve the food along side the waiters. The meal is fresh to order, so relax and have a glass of wine, it is worth the wait! Our favorite is the antipasto salad!

1  Thank LosAngelesTamara
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6717 Greenleaf Avenue, Whittier, CA
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Whittier
  • Phone Number: +1 562-696-1188
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