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Franco & Vinny's

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2884 East Sunrise Boulevard, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304
+1 954-565-6000
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16:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 16:00 - 23:00
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Ottawa, Canada
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359 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Great tasty authentic Italian cuisine at a reasonable price. Home made salad dressing. Perfect portions . Great experienced staff working as a team. Best Tiramisu actually using teal cream & robust coffee.

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Thank Norm W
London, United Kingdom
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163 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 156 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We arrived at 6.30pm to find EVERY table taken. We got in. But a line formed on the sidewalk after that. Is there any better recommendation than that. This is good Italian cooking that your Mamma would know and serve. Its also the kind of place dying out in the States as multi national, chains take over. Family run business... More 

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Thank mark j
Bellingham, Washington
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50 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We had a wonderful experience at Franco and Vinnys. We made reservations a month in advance because of our large gathering of 30 people. They accomodated us with several large tables and with it being a busy time of the evening...7pm...it was a challenge for them. They took care of us perfectly and attended to all our needs. The pizza,... More 

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Thank Lisadawnstevens
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

have been here several times and the restaurants atmosphere, staff and food is always great , the chicken Parm was pan fried and just the right thickness, the pasta sauce is just right, when in this area, make this a place to have dinner

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Thank Bram F
Sarasota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best Italian food I have had in a very long time. The atmosphere was cozy and inviting which was aligned with the family friendly employees. We will definately keep them on our list of musts for Fort Lauderdale.

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Bogota, Colombia
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87 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have been going to this restaurant a couple of times a year for the las 2 decades. Food is great!!! We always have pizza, but in general all food is great!! Unfortunately service has decline severely lately. It feels like they just want to get you out of the restaurant as quickly as they can. This time they actually... More 

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Home
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My 4 yr old grandson summed it up best, the best pasta he has tasted anywhere. Fresh home made pastas, Seminola wheat breads and pizza crusts, outstanding fish and pasta dishes keep,the locals coming back for more. Open everyday except Christmas and thanksgiving, it is one of the reasons we snowbirds return to this location every year, and this week... More 

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North Palm Beach, Florida
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A very good Italian restaurant. Has a great selection of all your favorites. Can get a little crowded, but usually ok. Had the meatball pasta which was very good. Big serving. Has good bread on the side. Service was good. Found prices to be slightly higher than just a normal restaurant but not extreme. Overall, was very good food.

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Thank Randy2353
Cheshire England
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58 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We chose Franco and Vinny's because it was close to our hotel and after a busy day sightseeing we didn't want too walk far. We had seen the restaurant previously as we walked back from the beach and from the outside it didn't look especially inviting but decided to give it a try. So glad we did as it was... More 

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Quincy, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Don't judge a book by the cover right? The building is fine and along Sunshine (busy st) but what's inside is incredible and a throwback to good old Italian big city restaurants. Service was good and meal was excellent. We had a table of 8 and Everyone loved their meal, the wine lists and the deserts. We will be back!!!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 23:00
Monday
16:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
16:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
16:00 - 23:00
Thursday
16:00 - 23:00
Friday
16:00 - 23:00
Saturday
16:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2884 East Sunrise Boulevard, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Broward County  >  Fort Lauderdale
  • Phone Number: +1 954-565-6000

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Westhampton Beach, New York
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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?