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Francesca's Tavola

208 S Arlington Heights Rd, Arlington Heights, IL 60005-1929
+1 847-394-3950
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pasta” (18 reviews)
“tilapia” (7 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
Italian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
208 S Arlington Heights Rd, Arlington Heights, IL 60005-1929
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We love Italian food. We found Francesca's Tavola when Our Son and Daughter in Law had a wedding shower there, and we've wanted to go back since - but don't live close. This spring we got to. It's a great atmosphere; there food is wonderful;...More

Thank John E
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

They have decent food, but it's pretty pricey for what you get. Large wine list to choose from, but also pretty pricey.

Thank AAASparky
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Tried it for the first time for Chicago Northwest Restaurant promo. For $20, it was worth it for a 3 course meal, but at regular price, no. The place was packed, though, and the regular menu pretty extensive. Bruschetta was fresh, but blah, likewise the...More

Thank Sherlockian
Reviewed 12 January 2018

Got the barramundi and it was one of the best preparations of fish I have ever had. I don't know what went into the sauce, but I almost asked the waiter just to box up the sauce with nothing else left on the plate. The...More

Thank Andrew S
Reviewed 4 October 2017

We were here with a party of 13 for an anniversary lunch. Francesca's allowed our family to be in the restaurant during a Saturday early afternoon. Our main waiter was Mario and he was excellent! We were so impressed by the service and the food...More

Thank Rockseeker20
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Exceptional menu and service. Menu changes frequently but quality doesn't decline. Francesca's has multiple sites with cosistently high quality food and sevice. My favorite when in the Chicago area

Thank tomphansiri
Reviewed 30 August 2017

Our "go-to" local restaurant for quality Italian food. We're never disappointed by dining here. On this occasion I enjoyed a pasta dish with scallops and shrimp, while my wife dined on grilled salmon. Our meal was accompanied with a very nice California chardonnay. It was...More

Thank Ben C
Reviewed 28 August 2017

Just had my daughter's bridal shower for 50 people yesterday and I can't say enough wonderful things about the experience.The food was delicious and they made up special gluten free meals for my guests as well. the staff was very attentive to our every need...More

Thank Sam2cats
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

I am a repeat customer at this Francescas. I love this restaurant because the gluten free menu is large and servers are very accommodating. From bread, appetizers, pasta, and dessert you can find some wonderful gluten free dishes.

Thank Megan B
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

This is a family 'go to' in fact we had a family baby shower here. Food quality & quality is good. Servers are more attentive during off peak hours. When I asked to try a wine they were reluctant- at this price point & 2...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 208 S Arlington Heights Rd, Arlington Heights, IL 60005-1929
    (1/2 Block south of Northwest Highway)
  • Public Transportation: Just a five minute walk from the Arlington Heights Metro Station
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Arlington Heights
  • Phone Number: +1 847-394-3950
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