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La Sorella di Francesca

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18 W Jefferson Ave, Naperville, IL 60540-5309 (Washington)
+1 630-961-2706
16:00 - 21:00
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Sun 16:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 11:30 - 21:30
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 22:30
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Naperville, Illinois
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53 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Delicious and reasonable lunch. Perfect for business while enjoying the meal and great service. Cut through the sandwich place if you park in the lot. This would be my top pick fir price and quality for any type of lunch visit in downtown Naperville.

Thank Paulette P
Naperville, Illinois
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

This is a great Italian restaurant. I love their creamy sauces and perfect pasta! They also have fun cocktails and desserts.

Thank BadBethandBeyond
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

I recently met three friends for a girls weekend in Naperville. We started things off with lunch at La Sorella. The martinis were delicious and the house specialty pizza was one of the best pizzas I've ever eaten. My friends enjoyed calamari and scallop and chicken salads, and all were raving about them. Very generous portions to boot! The European... More 

Thank Melissa H
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

I highly recommend Francesca's restaurant located in the heart of downtown Naperville. From beginning to end the chefs consistently create dishes that please the palette. The wait staff is attentive and friendly and the atmosphere quaint and cozy. You will leave satisfied wanting to come back for more!

Thank Marie M
London, United Kingdom
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75 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

They have amazing pasta and fish dishes and good service. The tables are a little close together...but it is always busy so who can blame them. They also have nice private rooms upstairs for parties.

Thank Tippy_Longstocking
Milan, Italy
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62 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

You'll find many Italian specialties here: appetizers, pasta, pizza and desserts. We tried different pastas and I personally found some of them a bit too much adapted to the american taste: very strong-tasting and intense sauces and creams. However, the ingredients were good and the recipes traditional and in some cases creative as well. I am willing to come back... More 

Thank JasFu
Naperville, Illinois
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23 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

Have been a patron of this place for over 10 years! Upscale Italian Cuisine with different menu daily with specials. Great for couples or families! The waitstaff knows their stuff, will describe what wines compliment your dinner choice. Consistently delicious pasta and seafood!

Thank Jennifer S
Dallas, Texas
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24 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

I love about ALL of the La Sorella restaurants. The food is always good, as is the service. I typically order a fish dish. When they have their Champagne salad dressing, be sure to order that -- it is outstanding!

Thank JanReviews
Naperville, Illinois
Level Contributor
5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

Was there on a Saturday night. As always the food is very good although I have had better. The service was very rushed. They obviously need to turn the tables. The noise prohibits any kind of conversation. If you're looking for a place to have a leisurely dinner with conversation not the place to go. Also forgot salads and coffee.

Thank sapphirewedding
North Chicago, Illinois
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45 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016

Food at any of the Francesa's restaurants are alway really good and consistent. Had the risotto app and green bean salad and they were both great, got the bolognese and the seafood pasta and again very good and plenty to take home!

Thank grimesmag

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
16:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?