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Franco's

Green Market, Carlisle, England
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Overview
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good26%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (43 reviews)
“sardines” (5 reviews)
“garlic bread” (22 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 2:30 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
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LOCATION
Green Market, Carlisle, England
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1 - 10 of 441 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

Visited on Friday 13 October a very lucky find. Portion size for the spaghetti Bolognese was extra large. I was not aware of the option to have smaller portions it probably would not have made a difference to my choice of portion size. The sauce...More

Thank LesEd
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Splendid, informal and friendly place to eat! I was particularly impressed with the option for a "smaller portion" of the items on the extensive and interesting menu. This is ideal for those not blessed with a large appetite, or those, like myself who ordered the...More

1  Thank jenifermathers
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice and cosy restaurant with a funny waiter. Prices are reasonable, portions are huge! Food lacked a bit of salt though.

1  Thank Christine S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I eat here regularly with my Children. Always very good. Highly recommended. The staff are always very nice, and the food is delicious.

1  Thank Wayne L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very good, standard Italian dishes. I had the veal saltimbocca which was very good. Wines are somewhat limited but ok. Service was very fast and pleasant. Definitely a touristy place but not in the bad sense at all.

Thank JohntheLast
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went here when having a night in Carlisle and have to say it was great, service good food excellent and atmosphere brilliant too, lovely decor inside and good wine, would recommend

1  Thank RobAils
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you like a cosy romantic meal try to avoid happy hour between 5:30 and 6:30, Good for trade for the restaurant as it was heaving as people came in for the special offers. We had to dine between those times as we were going...More

1  Thank Andrew M
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Visited lunchtime on a busy Saturday. Quirky building just by the Market Square. No waiting as a table was available upstairs. I was with 2 of my grandchildren. The grandchildren chose bolognese one with spagehtti the other with penne. I chose the penne fiorentina and...More

1  Thank Pierreleplot
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Went on a Saturday afternoon for lunch place had a very bad foisty damp smell. Quiet off putting. Staff nice and friendly food and food okay.

Thank 265flower
Reviewed 10 September 2017

Recommended by staff in the Castle and we arrived just in time for the Happy Hour. Good selection of food for Adults and Children, Picky and Adventerous. All in all a great find, well recommended

1  Thank MrWhite_et_al
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 20
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Green Market, Carlisle, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Carlisle
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