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La Sorella di Francesca

18 W Jefferson Ave, Naperville, IL 60540-5309
+1 630-961-2706
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good34%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
18 W Jefferson Ave, Naperville, IL 60540-5309
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I have been going to La Sorella di Francesca for several years and we turly enjoy the selection of wonderful foods on the menu. The service is outstanding and if you do not see what you want on the menu, just ask. Most of the...More

Thank 742jamesi
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

Steve is the best server hands down. If you come on the weekend, Liz is also the best server hands down. From the host/hostess to the kitchen staff ... you are sure to be pleased. Everything is wonderful, food is always consistent and fresh. Try...More

Thank Karen M
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Over 40 ladies for a baby shower! What a beautiful venue and extreme accommodating staff. Could not have been happier with choosing this place. Food was great. They know how to handle a group, highly recommended.

Thank cmykogv
Reviewed 21 January 2018

Great food and service. Very noisy inside. My preference is to dine there in the summer when one can enjoy the outdoor seating and have a conversation without all of the ambient noise.

Thank grant l
Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

The food is delicious, and there are some vegetarian options. The service is great, the atmosphere is good too.

Thank tizerke
Reviewed 13 December 2017

We found this restaurant to be an authentic Italian eatery. The carved wood bar was beautiful and with our seating in the upper level, we were able to see it. There was an extensive wine list and multiple tempting dinner choices. The ricotta appetizer was...More

Thank A T
Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

We eat at Francesca’s the night before Thanksgiving each year. We are in town to visit family on Thursday and this has become our tradition. We love the food and the atmosphere. The presciutto pizza was a lovely and delicious surprise. Seafood linguini was beautifully...More

Thank Penacook
Reviewed 29 October 2017

We dined here during our last trip to Naperville...that was 5 years ago. The food and service was just as good as we remembered on a busy Friday night. So good that we returned for lunch the next day. The only negative was the noise...More

Thank AltoandBass
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

Although I don’t like dining alone, I decided to explore and found this lovely yet lively place. Since I was a single and place is popular, bar seating was my opinion. Regardless, the bar tender treated me with extreme respect and excellent service. Food and...More

Thank Lisa F
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Real gem. Fabulous atmosphere in a great setting. Really buzzing. Nice service, pitched just right. Impressive menu and authentic Italian tastes coming through in the fantastic food. Great wine list too. Enjoyed the evening. Highly recommended. Deffo going back.

Thank Glenn B
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2 December 2016|
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Response from Karen M | Reviewed this property |
Yes !
Gisela Y
23 October 2016|
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Response from rickgreenberg100 | Reviewed this property |
I don't believe they do. I would call and ask. Most better restaurants have GF options available.
Michelle H
14 August 2016|
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Response from 506snj | Reviewed this property |
It was mystery meat. You don't want to know.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
4:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 W Jefferson Ave, Naperville, IL 60540-5309
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Naperville
  • Phone Number: +1 630-961-2706
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