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Francesco's Ristorante Italiano

6524 Richmond Rd Unit D, Williamsburg, VA 23188-7203
+1 757-345-0557
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good17%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
6524 Richmond Rd Unit D, Williamsburg, VA 23188-7203
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My family and I visited here when we vacationed in Williamsburg 9 7 years ago. Living between NYC & Philly for many years, we were used to good Italian. Francesco's is consistent with any of the good places in the NE. We have been there...More

Thank McVincenzo
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The chef has great taste in food. The amount of food was perfect. The venue was very fancy. The food was amazing and had lots of love in it. It is a small restaurant with lots of flavor and personality. It was the best Italian...More

Thank Jennifer M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had lunch with a friend. Service was excellent and the food was first rate. Didn't order off the menu rather told the waitress what I wanted prepared. It was done just right ! My friend had the lunch portion of salmon and said it was...More

Thank Bear H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited from Philadelphia with my family for the week. We visited Francesco's for dinner. Growing up with South Philly and New York Italian restaurants I am quite the Italian connoisseur. We all ordered something different and my son has good allergies. Lilly, our waitress...More

Thank Ldbug0327
Reviewed 24 May 2017

We visited once and the food was outstanding, but it did not fill us up due to the very small portions. It was a luncheon meal, but I am sorry to say we will not return.

Thank pmetzger123
Reviewed 23 May 2017

This is a very good Italian Restaurant in an unlikely strip shopping center. I know there are different schools of Italian cooking and this one is apparently from the school that emphasizes sauces. We found the flavors to be very good but both our meals...More

Thank Bob S
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Located in a strip mall, outside looks like any other storefront. Adequate parking. Small foyer was cramped. Manager looked like she'd just got up off her couch after binging on daytime television... Really seemed out of place in a "nice" Italian restaurant; while her employees...More

Thank nontexan
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

While staying at American Heritage RV Park, we needed our weekly Italian fix, which we figured would be hard to satisfy. Then we walked in at Francesco's and the fun started. The menu is very large, with daily options as well as a price fixe...More

Thank Ron B
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed our meals. Saltimboca. Eggplant Parma. Well prepared. We would have enjoyed our meal more if waiter didn't try pushing more food or desserts

Thank HapyGuy7
Reviewed 12 May 2017

The restaurant is quite pleasant to look at, warm relaxing decor with a modicum of charm. Our waiter was very nice and provided good friendly service. The food was the least successful element in dining here. Having read the great reviews on trip advisor we...More

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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Linda M
Can you handle a group of about 16 on march 1? Do you have a private room or set off area?
12 February 2017|
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Response from luvtaeat | Property representative |
we would love to be able to accomodate your party of 16. unfortunately we do not have a private dining room, but can make prepare you a long table to sit at to enjoy your evening.
Michael C
wine and beer?
29 September 2015|
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Response from luvtaeat | Property representative |
yes,, and liquor as well
Thinking of coming for my daughter's 11th birthday. Is it possible to do a cake of some kind for dessert?
17 September 2015|
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Response from luvtaeat | Property representative |
you can bring any cake you wish, however,, there is a $15 cake cutting fee. we cut and serve the cake for you.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 23:00
10:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6524 Richmond Rd Unit D, Williamsburg, VA 23188-7203
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Williamsburg
  • Phone Number: +1 757-345-0557
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