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Franchesco's Ristorante

7128 Spring Creek Rd, Rockford, IL 61107-6826
+1 815-229-0800
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good17%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Steakhouse, Pizza, Seafood, Italian, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
7128 Spring Creek Rd, Rockford, IL 61107-6826
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We celebrated Mother’s Day this year at Franchesco’s and the brunch was outstanding. The prime rib was as great as it is on Saturday evenings, the pasta was an experience but hVe to say the best parts were the desserts Kim made. Highly recommend.

Thank Scott H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was our first time at Franchesco’s Ristorante! It was my birthday so we decided to try some place new. We both had salads which is normally nothing you would talk about, but the house dressing was amazing!!! I had the lasagna which was so...More

Thank debbieg3127
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food was awful. The chicken parmesan wasn't absolutely that, it was disgusting. The wait for the food was about an hour and the server said it was because it was busy. Really! Only six tables were occupied. The server didn't know anything about drinks...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Franchesco’s is, perhaps, our favorite restaurant in Rockford. Everything is made from scratch: from sauces and dressings to bread and pasta. Absolutely delicious! And our server, Devan, was delightful!

Thank Randalea
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Franchesco's is hands down the best restaurant in Rockford! The food is amazing and the service is impeccable. The atmosphere is upscale yet comfortable. My favorite is Kim's Cod. It's the most delicious fish I've ever had in my life. Definitely don't pass on dessert...More

Thank acctnggirl71
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food and service.. strongly recommend it.. the lambchops were amazing. The atmosphere was so relaxing also. We got free dessert for our anniversary.

Thank djdawn29a
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I have heard about and have seen Frachescos weekly Facebook specials for some time. I finally tried one; the speghetti/ mosticolli family dinner. This came with a large pan of pasta, four large meatballs, a large pan of salad and dressing, four dinner rolls, four...More

Thank 357allenw
Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

Great place to eat with the entire family. I love the atmosphere of the rooms. We really enjoy going there. It's the best Italian restaurant around

Thank Gaby B
Reviewed 28 March 2018 via mobile

Went to Franchescos for my birthday dinner last night. I got the filet mignon and it was delicious! Jason was our server. He was one of the best servers we’ve ever had. He was attentive, knowledgeable, and quick definitely will be back.

Thank stefanie W
Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

Amazing large restaurant that doesn’t feel like one. I had the veal and it was perfect!!!! Can’t wait to go back.

Thank Brinbri
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30 April 2017|
Response from James Z | Reviewed this property |
$20-25 for most entrees. $30-35 for their steaks.
9 November 2015|
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Response from Scott H | Reviewed this property |
We tried it two years ago and it was out of this world. We did it again last year and have placed our order for this year. Do it you will be happy you did.
Jordan B
5 June 2015|
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Response from Ariel U | Reviewed this property |
Reservations are always helpful during the week and highly recommended on the weekends.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Drinks, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7128 Spring Creek Rd, Rockford, IL 61107-6826
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Rockford
  • Phone Number: +1 815-229-0800
  • E-mail
Franchesco's has a brand new location to serve you. Come and check out our spectacular dining room, night club, and banquet facilities. All of our menu items are made to order, with only fresh ingredients. From prime steaks and succulent veal to fresh seafood delivered daily , and over 20 different pasta options, we feature one of the largest menus in the Midwest. Our homemade dough and sauce is made fresh daily, for our award winning pizza. We deliver and have carry out or drive-up window service available. From dining to cocktails, our staff is qualified to accommodate your every need. Schedule your next event at Franchesco's. We have several options available for special events, parties, weddings, and meetings. Come visit us for the ultimate dining experience. Call today for your table or banquet reservations
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