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Francesca's Italian Bistro

1203 Main St, Coventry, CT 06238-3116
+1 860-498-0626
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good22%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (20 reviews)
“arancini” (6 reviews)
“clams” (6 reviews)
Italian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1203 Main St, Coventry, CT 06238-3116
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place will blow you away! Family owned and operated, this is the real deal. Not big in size, but that is part of the charm. From the moment you walk in until you get home you will be in Italian heaven. Service is personal...More

Thank Rick L
Reviewed 10 February 2018

The food was excellent. Owner fantastic. Unfortunately the fact the food is the best in town and surrounding area along with the limited amount of space in this new restaurant it is very difficult to get seating without early reservations days prior. The only other...More

Reviewed 31 January 2018 via mobile

Great chiw with great prices! We had a small family gathering here and enjoyed it very much. The staff was friendly the food was great and served in a timely manner having said that the restaurant was full!!! There was 10 of us at our...More

Thank TuscanyMan
Reviewed 22 January 2018

For a tiny restaurant, Francesca's pours on the charm...and some very good wines! Dinners are tasty and generous, and it's a great place to meet up with friends in Coventry Village.

Thank rdngtchr
Reviewed 14 January 2018

My husband and I went here for dinner around Christmas. The arancini are always spectacular. Our dinners were very good and the service is always great. They certainly do not skimp on the portions here, that's for sure. The wine selection is very good, as...More

Thank TracyU0118
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Italian all the way. Every moment of your stay you feel like one of the family. The food is FANTASTIC. Staff is great.

Thank Rick L
Reviewed 18 August 2017

I haven eaten at Francesca's several times and taken guests there. The food is excellent, the service is friendly and helpful, and the atmosphere pleasant. Having eaten at many restaurants in New York city I think Coventry is lucky to have a restaurant of this...More

Thank artgal23
Reviewed 10 July 2017

We have gone there the last couple years and each time it was fantastic. The food is delicious and prepared beautifully. Staff is always very friendly and the service is great. I would recommend this restaurant to everyone.

1  Thank kkathyknox
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Sal creates wonderful entrees and appetizers using the best ingredients available. Be sure to get the arancini. Chef owned is always the way to go. Sal will adjust most dishes to meet your desire.

1  Thank Tom W
Reviewed 27 June 2017

We have been to Francesca's about 5 times and have never been disappointed. The food is individually prepared and fresh. Portions are fine and costs are reasonable. Some wine choices could be less costly.

1  Thank johnandea
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
3:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1203 Main St, Coventry, CT 06238-3116
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Mystic Country  >  Coventry
  • Phone Number: +1 860-498-0626
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