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Francesca's Cucina

545 N Salina St, Syracuse, NY 13208-2530
+1 315-425-1556
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good19%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“utica greens” (47 reviews)
“veal dish” (5 reviews)
“surf and turf” (8 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
545 N Salina St, Syracuse, NY 13208-2530
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Been here twice for a pharmacy rep informational dinner and the service is great the food is great. Large portions. I have nothing bad to say about this restaurant.

Thank Nancy B
Reviewed 5 days ago

This was our first visit to this fabulous restaurant. We made reservations for 6 people 2 weeks in advance for a Friday evening and they only had 2 time slots left. We were lucky enough to be seated on their outdoor patio which is beautiful....More

Thank JamaicaRiu
Reviewed 1 week ago

Really nice place, pleasant atmosphere, specially if you can sit in their back patio. Menu is big and portions are too. A really nice option for a special occasion. Make reservations because it tends to be full and really busy.

Thank thepetitetraveler
Reviewed 1 week ago

From the moment you enter this establishment you know a special experience is about to happen. White linen tablecloths, a beautiful bar area and, a gorgeous patio awaits the diner. The "Hey Meatball" appetizer was a delicious treat. The homemade bread served to dip in...More

Thank deeleft
Reviewed 1 week ago

I am so sorry that I didn't find this gem until my son's graduation weekend. What a remarkable experience. The staff was wonderful and attentive on a crazy busy Saturday evening. The food was incredible. I had one of the best pieces of Filet that...More

Thank Bob V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I went on a Thursday it was kinda packed. The services was great. The food came in a timely manner. The waitress was good. The only thing I didn’t like was the fact when they pour the water it’s mostly ice and not enough water....More

Thank Truthteller051207
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Parking is somewhat difficult however there is a lot available for Francesca's customers on the corner of N. State & Ash st. evening hours and weekends. Outdoor dining was not available as customers rave about it. Should be open for the summer. From the moment...More

Thank Jerry Z
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food and service are fantastic! One of my personal favorites! The outdoor seating is great on a nice day!

Thank Shelly S
Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed a nice dinner here with exceptional service and excellent food. They have a lot of great dinner specials, along with a pretty diverse menu. Consistently good food and service make this a go to place for a special dinner. Utica greens were delish...More

Thank Onhill
Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

For a Thursday night It was very crowded. We were seated by the door since we did not have reservations. That is my only complaint. The food was delicious. I had the scallops wrapped in bacon entree. They were melt in your mouth good. Parking...More

Thank Troy C
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Questions & Answers
26 July 2017|
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Response from AnnP55 | Reviewed this property |
As with the other responses, I am not sure. I did find the staff helpful and would guess they would prepare food to go if requested.
26 July 2017|
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Response from RetiredChief1102 | Reviewed this property |
I've done so while at the bar, many times. I've seen people come in and pick up orders to go.
Meribeth S
25 February 2017|
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Response from Gracia R | Reviewed this property |
it probably depends on how well behaved they are public. As previously noted it's a rather upscale restaurant.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 545 N Salina St, Syracuse, NY 13208-2530
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Syracuse
  • Phone Number: +1 315-425-1556
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