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Port Brae, Peebles EH45 8AW, Scotland
+44 1721 720510
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good24%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“pizza” (79 reviews)
“carbonara” (11 reviews)
“antipasti” (10 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Port Brae, Peebles EH45 8AW, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Although we rolled up on a Saturday night without booking and accompanied by grand children aged 2 and 4, we were welcomed and accommodated without a problem. The food was first class with mini selections and spare plates and cutlery for the juniors. We really...More

Thank DISCgosforth
Reviewed 1 week ago

Let me preface this review by saying, I used to live near Naples, Italy, where I also regularly cooked in a well-known & established osteria. That being said, I thoroughly endorse Franco's to anyone passing through or visiting the Peebles area. The food is delicious...More

Thank CB S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I visited with a friend and our teenage daughters. Friendly staff, happy to make a dairy free meal for one of the party....and the best (homemade!) gnocchi that I've eaten outside of Italy. Very reasonably priced too

Thank GSan335
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've been going to Francos regularly for 20 years, and its the amazing Pizza that keeps me coming back. Sitting in the staff are helpful and cheerful and I have a take away most weeks. My kids have had most of their birthdays parties there...More

Thank Graeme M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Glad we booked as it was very busy, not sure if we'd have got in if we didn't (4 of us). The service was pretty good, the first guy that took our drinks order was great, very much up for a bit of a laugh...More

1  Thank BillyIdol77
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Booked a table for two on a Friday night. We were met at the door by the manager and I let him know that we had a booking for 8.30. I'm unsure what happened next, but I couldn't quite work out whether he wanted to...More

1  Thank eggandchips2010
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

As busy as every place in town at the festival time of year. Staff polite and stressed, no tables to had to get a takeaway which still was a 40minute wait which is super disappointing. Pizza to be fair wasn't too bad just a real...More

Thank Mark D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a wonderfull retaurant this is , the food is just pure Italian , the best I have tasted out of Italy , neat, tidy and very interesting place, very helpfull staff , would book though next time as busy .

1  Thank jonboy43a
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great restaurant. Excellent food .staff very polite would highly recommend it.frsncos is what a Italian restaurant should be.child friendly very popular I would book if I we're going in the evening..

1  Thank James B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

another great night at Franco's,fantastic food & atmosphere always made to feel very welcome.great views over the river tweed highly recommended

1  Thank Coby1978
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23 January 2017|
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Response from nickthejap | Reviewed this property |
Not sure Contact them They're very helpful Cheers
Mary G
8 March 2016|
Response from Bride2207 |
Hi, steep stairs I'm afraid
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, View, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Port Brae, Peebles EH45 8AW, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Borders  >  Peebles
  • Phone Number: +44 1721 720510
Quaint Italian restaurant - simple menu, well executed.

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