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5 Rodney Street, Wigan WN1 1DG, England
+44 1942 248668
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
5 Rodney Street, Wigan WN1 1DG, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Absolutely love this place Food excellent choice,cooked to perfection,lovely gin menu 😍 Owner very friendly and makes you feel welcome

Thank Stacey D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Been here numerous times - still brilliant. Partner and I are both vegetarian. Usually get stuck with a boring margarita pizza in restaurants as there is a lack of choice. It’s fantastic here though - numerous pasta dishes that are delicious. Came here again tonight...More

Thank Chloe H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Myself and my partner came here on Sunday night. As we walked in we were greeted by a friendly gentleman who proceeded to take us over to the bar. We then purchased a bottle of rose wine served ice cold in a wine cooler and...More

Thank Dominique M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place was a lovely surprise. Wasn’t sure what to expect as we came from a recommendation. The staff here are very attentive and nothing is to much trouble . There not tight with there portion size and I had fish why the hubby had...More

1  Thank lisa h
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went to Franco’s last night a group of 20 and more the food was extremely average the most anglicised Italian food ever over priced for what they had offered the service was not bad but in our party one of us who didn’t want...More

1  Thank najafi365
Francosrestaurant, Owner at Franco's, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for your feedback about your Christmas party. You asked for free drinks for everyone in your party and you were not happy that we couldn't provide this for you although it is not part of the Christmas menu. Some of your party didn't turn...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Really can’t fault Franco’s, we eat here on a regular basis as couples or family, every time we go we are welcomed and have great food with a superb service. Highly recommend!

Thank Garry P
Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

Went with a group of friends and had a fantastic night. The food was lovely and the service excellent. We sat at our table for a couple of hours before moving to the sofas so the girls could set up for the next day. Not...More

Thank fnorma1
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

We arrived at 7.45pm for a reservation at 8pm and it was nearly 8.30pm before we were seated at our table. Our starters were lovely but I found that the choice for mains all seemed to be accompanied by a sauce, I usually have fish...More

2  Thank Julie F
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

We called in on spec and had a really good meal. Only had pizzas but both were very good. Hate going cold to a new town and trying to get a decent meal but well impressed with Franco's staff, service and food

Thank Steve C
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Love this restaurant the food is immense the staff are friendly and helpful always trying to make you feel special, toilets could use an upgrade but everything else is great

Thank vikki t
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Questions & Answers
30 June 2017|
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Response from Francosrestaurant | Property representative |
Access is by stairs, however we do have tables downstairs. Please give us a call if you would like to make a reservation, as downstairs tables do get booked in advance particularly at the weekend. We will try our best to... More
Lorna S
6 November 2015|
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Response from Francosrestaurant | Property representative |
The restaurant is located practically in the centre of a public car park. it isn't owned by the restaurant but it is open 24 hours.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Rodney Street, Wigan WN1 1DG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Wigan
  • Phone Number: +44 1942 248668
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