We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.


Via Papa Giovanni Xxiii - Porto Turistico, 65126 Pescara, Italy
+39 085 66390
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent23%
  • Very good35%
  • Average21%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible11%
4 weeks ago
“Very good value”
7 Sep 2017
“Beautiful and gnammy lunch!”
Closed Now
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Soups
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Via Papa Giovanni Xxiii - Porto Turistico, 65126 Pescara, Italy
All Details
Write a Review
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (384)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 17 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had some excellent fresh seafood at a reasonable price and adequate service. The fact that most of the patrons are local gives you a lot of confidence.The place was packed ( week end helping).Go for it but sharpen your Italian...No English.

Thank nacabras
Reviewed 7 September 2017

The restaurant is on the "Porto Turistico", a lovely place on the sea. The location is stunning, the waiters are nice and friendly. The food is very good, the seafood is cooked in the traditional way of this region. The restaurant has an excellent price/quality...More

Thank manuelina812016
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

Had lunch here at this seafood restaurant and had the spaghetti alle vongole and the scampi both very good Nice view over the marina worth a visit

Thank Robert M
Reviewed 2 November 2016

The restaurant is near the adriatic sea and it has a beautiful view. The food is very good with some good white wines. I liked the appetizer warm and cold.

Thank Jane G
Reviewed 13 August 2016

Good service, they accepted us even if it was quite late and we had no reservation. No complaints on food, spaghetti allo scoglio were nicely cooked, maybe we would have liked a little more shells. Fried calamari enjoyable. White house wine good value. Simple atmosphere,...More

Thank ChiaraMorris
Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

We had a lovely meal and the service was great. The cold antipasti was delicious and pastas were excellent. The location is lovely overlooking the harbor.

Thank K V B
Reviewed 21 June 2016 via mobile

We had the 40€ taster menu for 2 for lunch Would not give us 1 between 2 Far too much bland food We were both stuffed half way through Had to cancel evening meal as too uncomfortable To me a taster menu consists of small...More

Thank davethedrill
Reviewed 15 November 2015

excellent restaurant. food is delicious, pasta, seafood, shellfish, it was great! if you go to this restaurant, you have to taste the dessert and pole "baba napoli". restaurant staff was very friendly. all praise and big compliments to Mr. Franco.

Thank Dario B
Reviewed 22 October 2015

Did not like the look of our hotel (school) dining room and so we ate at Franco and it was well worth the short walk into the marina area. The restaurant was busy mainly with Italians. The seafood risotto and the spaghetti with clams were...More

Thank ContadinoDiVino
Reviewed 27 September 2015

This is a very good restaurant and I am surprised by it's lowly position in the restaurants classification. It does appear to be visited by many locals of a certain age whom maybe do not review. Great location especially in summer as the Marina di...More

Thank Darren J
Nearby HotelsSee all 23 hotels in Pescara
Regent Hotel Pescara
453 reviews
.61 km away
Hotel Holiday
187 reviews
.74 km away
Hotel Salus
249 reviews
.81 km away
B&B Hotel Pescara
442 reviews
1.31 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Banchina sud
508 reviews
.61 km away
Braci & Co
191 reviews
.52 km away
Hosteria Edo's
125 reviews
.63 km away
Trattoria Betta
240 reviews
.56 km away
Nearby Attractions
Teatro Monumento Gabriele D'Annunzio
48 reviews
.97 km away
Lido Apollo
5 reviews
.80 km away
Chiesa del Cuore Immacolato di Maria
9 reviews
.67 km away
la Prora Beach Village
13 reviews
1.00 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Franco staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, View, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Papa Giovanni Xxiii - Porto Turistico, 65126 Pescara, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Abruzzo  >  Province of Pescara  >  Pescara
  • Phone Number: +39 085 66390
UNo dei migliori ristoranti di pesce di Pescara, situato all'interno del porto turistico di Pescara.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing