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Francisco's Restaurant on the River

1251 River Rd, Washington Crossing, PA 18977-1050
+1 215-321-8789
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“garlic bread” (28 reviews)
“lasagna” (28 reviews)
“coconut cake” (11 reviews)
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Italian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1251 River Rd, Washington Crossing, PA 18977-1050
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Reviewed yesterday

ate here years ago when under different mgt, and finally made a return trip with my $35 'coupon' in hand, along w/ a never-tried bottle of Pinot Noir. To be blunt: this is one of the finest restaurants I have had the pleasure of dining...More

Thank charles w
Reviewed yesterday

An informal Italian restaurant with an excellent menu of well-prepared food. In our group, one had the eggplant, another seafood pasta, and two of us fish. Each dish was nicely presented with good portions. A thoughtful touch was a glass of wine, as we had...More

Thank larryderm
Reviewed 5 days ago

Bought a Groupon for Francisco's and were very happy with our find. It is a bit out of our way but it will now be on our radar. It's clean and staff is friendly and very helpful. My wife tried their Hawaiian fish and I...More

Thank AFPagano
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have been to this restaurant several times. I can say with considerable certainty that if you deviate from the few dishes that are tried and true, you will be very disappointed. Last night we did exactly that and our meals were horrible. We had...More

Thank Vivian B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we had dinner outside overlooking the river. The food and the atmosphere were delightful! I highly recommend this restaurant.

Thank Lori P
Reviewed 7 September 2017

We dined in this restaurant Friday night. Outside sitting with Delaware river was perfect for us. Food was delicious and service was good. I thing $4.00 little bit too high for espresso coffee.

Thank kpete58
Reviewed 26 August 2017

older crowd, quaint, reasonable ambiance.The menu has typical Italian American dishes plus other mainstays.Decent eggplant parm, mussels in white wine seafood pasta and strip steak.Eggplant parm large enough for two.Overall quality of execution significantly better than average Italian.Prices fair.BYOB

Thank sweetiesPennsylvania
Reviewed 15 August 2017

We dined here on July 11, and the service and food was so much better than we ate here for restaurant week. I had the Filet Pasta Con Gorgonzola and my husband had theFettuccini Alla Bolognese.. both excellent. The garlic bread was the best I...More

Thank Tollybutler
Reviewed 7 August 2017

We are so glad to have found this place! It was so charming, super staff, and delicious food. Next time we will BYOB- we will be back.

Thank Sondra P
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Was looking for a place between freehold nj and Clinton nj to,meet friend for dinner. Franciscos seemed like a great spot. Wow! Were we surprised by the beautiful river setting and the quaint little restaurant that we visited! Even though it rained it was still...More

Thank oatti0252
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Madeline C
16 November 2016|
Response from emtdpw | Reviewed this property |
I'm not owner call restaurant.
12 December 2015|
Response from rkr47 | Reviewed this property |
Eclectic menu, but they have lots and lots of special additions to the menu. There is something for everyone and it's all delicious! Going there on Saturday night!!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$18 - US$35
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1251 River Rd, Washington Crossing, PA 18977-1050
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Bucks County  >  Washington Crossing
  • Phone Number: +1 215-321-8789
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