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Franco's Lounge Restaurant & Music Club

12 W 4th St, Williamsport, PA 17701-6206
+1 570-327-1840
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good25%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“pasta” (23 reviews)
“garlic bread” (8 reviews)
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American, Italian
$$ - $$$
12 W 4th St, Williamsport, PA 17701-6206
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First I would like to say our waitress Amanda was wonderful. Attentive, fast, friendly. Fred the owner is also very attentive, making sure to talk to all the guests and somehow manager the kitchen as well. Best fried dill pickles I have ever had, the...More

Thank Minkster56
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We got lucky, Freddie was working the bar where we sat. When the owner waits on you the service is always the best. He's the consummate gentleman! The food was exceptional as always. You can't beat Franco's for the atmosphere and overall experience. Just a...More

Thank ramblinman
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Love their friendly environment Ivan go solo and enjoy a beautiful meal. Always love the Brute salad as a meal or side Eve though I am gluten free I can always find something good. Nice wines by glass

Thank Diane H
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

By far the best food I've had in Williamsport. The restaurant is smaller but makes some of the best Italian good I've tasted. I was hesitant on leaving a 5 star review since I was expecting more from the wine menu. Service was fantastic, food...More

Thank Patrick B
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

Found Franco's when we were staying to the City Hall Grand. Homemade pasta and lots of delicious choices. Cocktails from the bar are available. Portions are on the smaller side. Restaurant has a very old school feel and the decor is probably authentic and still...More

Thank Jersey227
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Franco's is definitely a go to place in downtown Williamsport. Their pasta never disappoints and always has a ton of awesome flavor. I love Franco's for their option of gluten free noodles and their ranch dressing. Their fried pickles are to die for too. They...More

Thank llchap
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

I went to lunch with my sister in law at this place,hadn't been in a while, but I have been going to Franco's for 25 years , it has amazing food,amazing atmosphere,the family who owns the place is very invested in the community and their...More

Thank Mary D
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

A long time local establishment, I have been here previously, not recently. Eclectic and charming, family owned bar and dining. The menu has a host of choices that rival the finest dining. Apps to desserts, Italian cuisine with pastas made on site. The staff is...More

Thank ke613
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

If I lived in town I would have a standing reservation for a seat at the bar every Friday night! Great atmosphere and vibe. Our server was great, the beer was Italian and the food fantastic! House dressing! Homemade pasta was delightful and the clam...More

Thank cog62
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

My family and I love Franco's. We go when ever we are in town. The garlic bread and hot peppers are the best appetizer to try. I love the Pittsburgh steak salad, made with house made ranch dressing. I've been going there for 25 years...More

Thank SunnyMarie82
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16 February 2017|
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Response from Valerie R | Property representative |
Franco's is probably too small for a large gathering. They can put tables together toward the back of the restaurant, but for a large banquet space try their other restaurant, Cloud 9 Restaurant, at the airport. The views... More
Vicki W
26 February 2015|
Response from oaklanefarm | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:30 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 W 4th St, Williamsport, PA 17701-6206
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Williamsport
  • Phone Number: +1 570-327-1840
Franco's Lounge has been a fixture in downtown Williamsport, PA for over 30 years, and we're still going strong. Come be a part of the family! Try our award-winning cuisine. Specialties include handcrafted Raviolis, Pasta Carbonara, Seafood FraDiavlo, Mussels Marinara & farm-raised game. Whether you're a local, or just passing through, Franco's is the place to stop.

Hours of Operation:
Early Girl Maria's Thursday Charity Breakfasts 7:00-9:45
LUNCH: Tues-Friday 11AM-2PM
DINNER: Tues, Wed, Thrus 4-10PM
DINNER: Friday & Saturday 4-midnight
Available for Private Events Sunday & Monday
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