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Duke Street, Barrow-in-Furness LA14 1HP, England
+44 1229 823383
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Today
12:00 - 22:00
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Sat - Sun 12:00 - 22:00
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Barrow-in-Furness, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

One of the best Italian restaurants in the town. Food is fantastic,not to pricey which is a bonus. Staff very friendly. Would need to book a table in advance as it gets very busy.

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Thank Claire B
Ipswich, United Kingdom
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2 reviews
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My husband and I came here with his grandparents having seen the great reviews on Tripadvisor but most importantly due to the Gluten Free pasta option. We all enjoyed our meal and found the prices very affordable. The meals arrived quickly and the staff were nice enough.

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Thank charlotterose23
York, UK
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482 reviews
202 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 268 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We dined at Francescas on a Saturday evening about 5pm. We were met at the door and asked if we had reservations. We had not so were offered a table but told we had to vacate it by 7pm - more than ample time. They do not show a menu in the window or on-line. How are you supposed to... More 

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Thank Skeldergate
Gosport, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

First impressions were good, the place is nicely decorated and service was quick and friendly. The food was nothing special, but tasty enough and cheap for what you get. Overall very good value and I would visit again.

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Thank Kevin W
Cumbria, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

18 of us went for a meal and we pre booked it all etc and it came pretty quick. No faults at all I had a chicken mare and was spot on. They did forget my chips but they brought them after we asked for them. Was very tasty dish and everyone seemed to enjoy their pizza/pasta combo. Will have... More 

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Thank KingHarv
Perth, Australia
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78 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had an excellent pasta meals here. Service was friendly and helpful. We thoroughly enjoyed our time here.

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Thank Kevin T
Barrow-in-Furness, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited Francescas in early May with a party of 20. They were most helpful when boooking a large party, and the service was exceptional when we arrived. The food was served promptly and was excellent, and after the meal we were allowed to use their side bar for some more drinks. Altogether a very pleasant evening.

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Thank andypainter500
Bathgate, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were a party of 10 people who showed up at 6pm on a Saturday night with no booking, felt awful. But they managed to get a table together for us very quickly. The staff were so friendly and the service was very fast. Everyone commented on how lovely their food was and what large platefuls we got. We also... More 

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Thank Jane B
2 reviews
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

Never had a bad meal at francescas. Love it and go with family/kids/friends, no matter what they cater to everyone. Can get a bit loud on the weekends but it adds to the atmosphere.x

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Thank AshleighC26
Barrow-in-Furness, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

There was 8 of us that went for a meal. It was really nice. The staff were very busy as it was full. Although they were busy they were very nice. Food was lovely we all enjoyed our meals and puddings.

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Thank sarahlancaster76

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:00
Monday
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Duke Street, Barrow-in-Furness LA14 1HP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Barrow-in-Furness
  • Phone Number: +44 1229 823383

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Marsden, United Kingdom
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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?