Francesca’s Amici opened in July 1999 and is the 6th restaurant in "The Family of Francesca Restaurants", bringing downtown Elmhurst a restaurant with a contemporary, casually sophisticated trattoria ambiance, good, rustic cooking, friendly service and fair prices. The menu features the zesty earthy cuisine of Rome and the surrounding areas of Tuscany, Umbria and Lazio. Located in the heart of downtown Elmhurst, the restaurant is centrally located to Downtown Chicago and the Western Suburbs. The design features a rolled-mesh ceiling, warm woods, colorful slate and geometric light fixtures. Striking black and white photographs of rural Italian life by Paul Elledge line the walls to create a comfortable, decidedly urban setting.
Dining Style: Casual Elegant
Cross Street: 2 blocks south of North Avenue
Menu: View menu on restaurant's website
Price: $30 and under
Phone: (630) 279-7970
Hours of Operation: Lunch: Monday - Saturday: 11:30am - 3:00pm
Dinner: Sunday - Tuesday: 4:00pm - 9:00pm, Wednesday & Thursday: 4:00pm - 9:30pm, Friday & Saturday: 4:00pm - 10:00pm
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Executive Chef: Scott Harris - Chef de Cuisine: Humberto Martinez
Dress Code: Casual Dress
Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
Additional Details: Banquet/Private Rooms, Bar Dining, Takeout, Wheelchair Access
Parking: Street Parking
Private Party Facilities: Francesca’s Amici also offers private and semi-private dining rooms that can accommodate up to 100 guests for seated meals, and 125 guests for cocktail parties.
Private Party Contact: Nancy Gerenstein (630) 247-7747