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Franco's Italian Restaurant

25241 Perdido Beach Blvd, Orange Beach, AL 36561-3309
+1 251-981-9800
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good28%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible9%
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
25241 Perdido Beach Blvd, Orange Beach, AL 36561-3309
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is the second time that my husband and I have eaten here. We came on a Friday night around 8 pm. They had a singer that sounded good. The place was busy but we were seated and served promptly. We had pizza with drinks...More

Thank SharonTaylor225
Reviewed 1 week ago

Everything about to be told happened in one evening when we went to Franco's for pizza. I cannot help but think that management is to blame for every issue we encountered. There is a serious shortage of wait staff here and one must ask why...More

Thank xplq
Reviewed 1 week ago

Advertised early bird special both on their website and the local paper yet refused to honor it. They stated specials were only during the fall and winter. We were there on February 9th. Usually we go here 2 or 3 times a month but will...More

Thank Golfingramma
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been coming to this restaurant every winter for at least five years and look forward to it. It IS usually the first place we eat and return several times while we are here. We will never go again. The brushetta which I love...More

1  Thank camille T
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been a customer of Francos for many years. Last night my dinner was terrible I told my sever who was the bartender he tried to make an excuse that the new cook has been changing recipe. My wife and I did not eat...More

Thank Deb C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A group of four, we ate here on a busy Saturday night. We were seated after a 5 minute wait and our server automatically brought water and menus. We were happily surprised at the many choices for pasta, spaghettis, sandwiches, burgers and kids menu items...More

Thank Mike F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not sure whats happened with this place over the past 2 years. Food has gotten worse and the service not much better. We're local so we've stopped in before. Its not authentic italian but used to have average food. Last week we had a pizza...More

Thank David P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I realize there are many Americans who don't know the difference between authentic Italian food and "Americanized" Italian food. What Franco's serves is not only in the latter category, but it also has some major problems. After living in Italy for three years, I understand...More

1  Thank Larry M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went to eat at Franco's recently. My wife and I eat here every year around this time when we are in the area. We usually will eat here 2 or 3 times during each visit so I would say we have been in the restaurant...More

2  Thank BobNJ
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have been eating at Franco's for over Ten years, always first night dining. Sorry to say this will be the last time. My husband ordered pizza and I had the chicken parmigiana, we waited a long time for our food (more than 30 minutes)...More

2  Thank OrangeBeach_11
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12 January 2018|
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Response from wayne f | Reviewed this property |
We drink wine. Their house wines are ok and prices around $3 or $4/ glass. non house wines are higher, not great but not really high, about $8/glass and up. I assume that the mixed drink and beer prices are average for a... More
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5 October 2017|
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Response from BusterYukon | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so. However, different times/days may lead to different attire. During the weekdays & nights, more casual clothes seems to be the standard. On Sunday after church, this is a more family oriented place... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
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11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25241 Perdido Beach Blvd, Orange Beach, AL 36561-3309
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Orange Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 251-981-9800
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