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Francesca's Italian Bistro

1203 Main St, Coventry, CT 06238-3116
+1 860-498-0626
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good22%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (20 reviews)
“tiramisu” (8 reviews)
“arancini” (5 reviews)
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11:00 am - 9:00 pmAll hours
$$ - $$$
1203 Main St, Coventry, CT 06238-3116
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Italian all the way. Every moment of your stay you feel like one of the family. The food is FANTASTIC. Staff is great.

Thank Rick L
Reviewed 19 August 2017

I haven eaten at Francesca's several times and taken guests there. The food is excellent, the service is friendly and helpful, and the atmosphere pleasant. Having eaten at many restaurants in New York city I think Coventry is lucky to have a restaurant of this...More

Thank artgal23
Reviewed 10 July 2017

We have gone there the last couple years and each time it was fantastic. The food is delicious and prepared beautifully. Staff is always very friendly and the service is great. I would recommend this restaurant to everyone.

1  Thank kkathyknox
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Sal creates wonderful entrees and appetizers using the best ingredients available. Be sure to get the arancini. Chef owned is always the way to go. Sal will adjust most dishes to meet your desire.

1  Thank Tom W
Reviewed 28 June 2017

We have been to Francesca's about 5 times and have never been disappointed. The food is individually prepared and fresh. Portions are fine and costs are reasonable. Some wine choices could be less costly.

1  Thank johnandea
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

We had the portobello appetizers...which were excitingly prepared - and frankly large enough for a dinner each. The food is extremely fresh and bright and tasty. For main courses - which were also quite generous - there was no disappointment. Alfredo was delicate and full...More

Thank KevinT06226
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Prior to this last visit, my wife and I have been to this restaurant about 4 times. Three times by ourselves and once with another couple. The service for those dinners was acceptable...slow but acceptable. The food was always very good (generally small portions with...More

2  Thank 3offthetee
Reviewed 8 May 2017

I reserved a table at Francesca's for a luncheon after my son's commencement ceremony. We never ate here before, and I was very happy how good the food was. The selection on the menu was excellent. If you love fish, they have a lot of...More

1  Thank alama
Reviewed 24 March 2017

My husband and I had lunch today, and it was wonderful. We were immediately served rolls that were fresh from the oven. I chose stuffed rigatoni with a pesto salad. The pesto, homemade on the premises, had tiny pieces of fresh basil. I believe the...More

Thank Cathy K
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Cozy atmosphere. The best Italian food in the area. Wine is overpriced however. They did an amazing job renovating the previous establishment

1  Thank paul m
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1203 Main St, Coventry, CT 06238-3116
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Mystic Country  >  Coventry
  • Phone Number: +1 860-498-0626
  • E-mail
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