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Fresco - CLOSED

3117 SW 34th St, Gainesville, FL 32608-1724
+1 352-377-3484
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Overview
  • Excellent28%
  • Very good48%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
29 May 2013
“Always Wonderful”
3 Feb 2013
“Sadly, this restaurant has closed.”
Restaurant Hours
11:30 - 21:00All hours
CUISINES
Italian, American, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
3117 SW 34th St, Gainesville, FL 32608-1724
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1 - 10 of 25 reviews

Reviewed 29 May 2013

Fresco is a wonderful place to have a delicous meal in a relaxing atmosphere. Always well prepared and accompanied by gracious hospitatlity.

Thank dboal
Reviewed 3 February 2013

Fresco's is no more. Gone. Kaput. Sad. They really did a great job with regional Italian food, but they always seemed to have far too many staff for the number of customers in the dining room.

1  Thank Michael L
Reviewed 12 December 2012

I loved the food hear. The pizzas and pastas along with their salads are a must have. One of my favourites is the chicken cacciatore and fresh mozarella basil pizza. Tiramisu is a must have for deserts. I am sorry to hear they closed. It...More

Thank NamzyIno
Reviewed 12 November 2012

Is the best! Great food, great prices, great service... on nice days, outside dining is great (not scenic but ...). Have tried Sunday brunch at restaurants all over Gainesville and adjacent communities (there are several other very good places) but think this place offers the...More

Thank gat0rm0m
Reviewed 3 October 2012

We checked Fresco out on Trip Advisor and decided to give it a shot despite the inconsistent reviews. Unfortunately we experienced every negative comment. The service was truly awful. We waited along time for every aspect of our meal. The appetizer never came until after...More

Thank TwoGrays
Reviewed 22 August 2012

Good value, bread is excellent, and the lasagna is LOADED with Italian sausage . . . what more could you want. Pizza is very good and the calamari is one of our favorite dishes. Chicken picatta was not as good as I had hoped, but...More

Thank Costelr
Reviewed 10 July 2012

We usually pick independent, locally owned restaurants over chains when given the option. Have been here twice for dinner and have been slightly disappointed both times. Service has been satisfactory, however, the food was just average. Price is a little high for the quality of...More

Thank flroches
Reviewed 3 July 2012

We visited this restaurant for dinner on Wednesday early evening and it was nice and quite. Kind of a little tricky to find but nothing that a phone call doesn't to solve. It has a small outdoor seating area, the interior is very cute with...More

Thank Ilovetotravel211
Reviewed 30 May 2012

This is a bistro-type spot - regular tables, high-top tables and outdoor seating. The wine list is on the wine bottle label on each table, and is quite a nice list. We particularly like the "build your own pasta." You may add the ingredients you...More

Thank travchef
Reviewed 9 April 2012

Fresco, I have been there twice now (for Lunch) and have been very satisfied with the food as well as the service. Fresco has a nice outdoor patio area as well where your dog is welcome too. Good food, fresh made ingredients, nice atmosphere.

Thank Mik H
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
USD 7 - USD 21
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 21:00
Monday
11:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 23:00
Saturday
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3117 SW 34th St, Gainesville, FL 32608-1724
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Gainesville
  • Phone Number: +1 352-377-3484
  • E-mail
Description
Fresco Neighborhood Italian has been chosen by the Gainesville Sun as the best Italian restaurant in Gainesville. Enjoy casual, upscale dining at a price you can afford!
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