Franco

French Restaurant
1535 South 8th Street, St. Louis, MO 63104 1535 South 8th Street, St. Louis Directions
Today 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM Open All Hours
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92% of 1213 customers recommended

About this Business

  • Cuisine
    Bistro, French, American, Salad, Seafood
  • Meals
    Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Price
    $15-$30
  • Hours
    Sun
    Closed
    Mon-Thu
    11:00 AM - 2:00 PM, 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
    Fri
    11:00 AM - 2:00 PM, 5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
    Sat
    5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
  • Cuisine
    Bistro, French, American, Salad, Seafood
  • Meals
    Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
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  • Attire
    Casual
  • Alcohol
    Available
  • Parking
    Valet
  • Free Parking
    Yes
  • Delivery
    No
  • Takeout
    Yes
  • Reservations
    Yes
  • Vegetarian Options
    Yes
  • Catering
    Yes
  • Good For Kids
    Yes
  • Good For Groups
    Yes
  • Kids Menu
    Yes
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Tips

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Report | 3 days ago
Great food
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Report | 3 days ago
Excellent food and great service.
Verified
Report | 10 days ago
Great ribeye steaks. Right next to soulard market.
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Report | 12 days ago
The wine list was impressive and every bite of the food was delicious. Highly recommend the confit as an appetizer. It's worth every dollar.
Verified
Report | 16 days ago
Great food and service. One of my favorites.
Verified
Report | 20 days ago
Beautiful place, nice atmosphere, really good fish (loup de mar & rainbow trout)
Verified
Report | a month ago
Great Food and ambience! Super nice and attentive waiter. Will definitely return!
Verified
Report | a month ago
Draft IPA = killer! $7 but worth it. Window seats also amazing. Crudite "salad" a bit overpriced (basically raw vegetables and fancy ranch sauce). Waitress kindly warned me that the salad was for "dipping," but I was too enamored of my IPA to pay her advice due credence. If you're on a raw food diet, I'd recommend, but for $10, not so much. Pomme frites hot and tasty--definitely recommended as well!
Verified
Report | a month ago
Really enjoyed the small plates!
Verified
Report | a month ago
Make sure you're hungry when you go! The food is AMAZING. Our service was great, the atmosphere is upscale but relaxed, and portions are generous.
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From Our Editors

The Soulard building has come a long way since its days as a turn-of-the-century shoe factory. Its newest tenants, however, still pay homage to their space’s industrial origins, keeping the original concrete pillars and exposed brick walls in Franco's dining room. That isn't to say the owners scoff at modernity—they've updated the charmingly rustic environs with sleek, undulating light fixtures. This balance between past and future extends to the cuisine, which has been lauded by St. Louis Magazine as a “minor masterpiece.” Chefs spotlight classic French meats and cheeses and infuse them with Midwestern flourishes such as molasses-bourbon gastrique sauce. Additionally, servers happily recommend wine pairings or the best wine bottles for trapping genies, a feat that earned Franco’s staff the Best Service in a Restaurant award from Riverfront Times.

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Closed
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11:00 AM - 2:00 PM, 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Fri
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM, 5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Sat
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
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