St Francis Restaurant

service

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Positive 79

  • Amazing food, great service, reasonable pricing, good happy hour, and fantastic design to boot. - Shawn
  • Really nice atmosphere, attentive service, great food! - Ben
  • Excellent service. - C
  • Excellent service. - Cali
  • Excellent service. - Heather
  • Wonderful service, great atmosphere and terrific food...highly recommend St. Francis. - Laine
  • The service was outstanding, attentive, genuine, not overbearing. - Dallas
  • I had a great experience at this unique restaurant which has great food, great service and a great atmosphere. - Jason
  • WONDERFUL service. - J.
  • Great service. - Lisa

Negative 24

  • Slow service. - Jim
  • Service was the WORST, and the food was awful. - Jeff
  • The St. Francis is a complete bust - poor service and unsanitary conditions. - J
  • All I can say is what happened to customer service?? - Traci
  • The service was some of the worst I have received in the downtown area. - Bret
  • As the customer establishment that attempts project a sophisticated image, I was struck with the absolute absence of customer service and insight. - J
  • in the sun, while others came thru the back way and got service immediately. - Marcia
  • Also the service was terribly S-L-O-W. Soooo slow. - Amanda
  • As for the Manager, please read up on customer service - I 've had better service at Filabertos. - J
  • But my foodie friends and I agreed that every time we have come here the service has lagged. - Monika

restaurant

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Positive 26

  • Ultra modern decor, clean, free valet, friendly owner/chef, and the most kid-friendly super fancy restaurant I've ever seen. - Brian
  • I had a great experience at this unique restaurant which has great food, great service and a great atmosphere. - Jason
  • Combine the amazing food and great service with gorgeous, modern dec√≥r... and I'd say you have a winning restaurant. - Stephanie
  • The restaurant is bright and airy and has a beautiful outside eating area as well. - Kavita
  • I love the different textures and openness of the restaurant. - Kat
  • Sure, the building is cool, the brick oven is neat, the place is trendy, but it's a restaurant. - Amy
  • I love this restaurant. - Marisa
  • This restaurant is absolutely darling. - Amanda
  • I'll start with my favorite--the pork chile verde..comforting, familiar, yet way better than any chile verde I've ever had at a restaurant. - Greg
  • St Francis has become a favorite Phoenix restaurant choice. - Amanda

Negative 3

  • She is naive regarding the inefficiency of this restaurant, and very naive about her staff. - Marcia
  • No restaurant has that great of food that any one should ever just accept this kind of treatment. - Traci
  • The food is good and the service is getting sooooo much better but what is the deal with the Jazz trio IN the restaurant??? - Cindy

food

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Positive 123

  • Amazing food, great service, reasonable pricing, good happy hour, and fantastic design to boot. - Shawn
  • Really nice atmosphere, attentive service, great food! - Ben
  • Wonderful service, great atmosphere and terrific food...highly recommend St. Francis. - Laine
  • Great food, fun staff and a beautiful place! - Jose
  • This is a great option for classy decor, hot waitresses and good food. - Hannah
  • Mostly comfort food made sophisticated. - T
  • I love the salmon super food entree, but the menu does seem to change so be ready to be impressed by new, delicious and healthy discoveries. - Steve
  • I had a great experience at this unique restaurant which has great food, great service and a great atmosphere. - Jason
  • Great food. - Robert
  • Delicious food. - Andrea

Negative 30

  • No restaurant has that great of food that any one should ever just accept this kind of treatment. - Traci
  • Service was the WORST, and the food was awful. - Jeff
  • No matter how good the food might have been, the meal we never got to order was already ruined. - Traci
  • We ordered as soon as we could and waited 40 mins with promises ever 10 mins that our food would arrive soon...that never happened. - Marcia
  • TWO HOURS FOR FOOD IS VERY, VERY BAD. - Sophie
  • Then, the food needs to be what it used to be. - Jeff
  • Sadly, I found the food quite lacking. - Andrew
  • Seated at 8 o'clock, we didn't receive our food until almost TEN O'CLOCK. - Sophie
  • My other non food related negatives are the lack of parking and the VERY uncomfortable seating. - Denise
  • Food that was supposed to be hot was cold. - Jeff

dinner

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Positive 15

  • The staff are friendly and attentive, it's a favorite early dinner spot for us. - Lea
  • Dinner salad was crisp and fresh, and the polenta was creamy good. - Deb
  • The cheese and walnuts were so fresh I had to go easy not to ruin my appetite for dinner. - Sunny
  • Came in on Saturday for dinner, spectacular green chili pork with a side of the sweet corn polenta! - Charlie
  • Happy hour drink prices = AMAZING Dinner was delicious. - Jenn
  • We happened to arrive during Happy Hour so our dinner choices were a lot cheaper. - Laine
  • Dinner this past weekend was just as great. - Robert
  • This is by far our all-time favorite dinner place in the Phoenix Valley. - Stella
  • This will be nice dinner out place in the future. - Laura
  • Since the little sister is paying for dinner, I'm not complaining. - Rianne

Negative 4

  • I think she finally realized how nonsensical they were being and snidely said no that's OK, but I hope you enjoy your dinner and huffed off. - Traci
  • After hearing rave after rave review, we decided on St. Francis for a bachelorette dinner celebration for my cousin. - Sophie
  • I don't know what person wants to pay $30+ per person and not be able to lean back during dinner. - kate
  • I'd be willing to go back and give dinner a try, but I understand that the wait is long, and the noise level excruciating. - Rosalyn

goat cheese

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Positive 19

  • The goat cheese was wonderful, pork verde delicious and Ms. D said her onion burger was fantastic. - Scott
  • The goat cheese appetizer was lovely... main meal was delightful and the local dessert was heaven. - Bree
  • Had goat cheese - wonderful, house-made bread with salty olive oil - so good! - Lisa
  • The goat cheese app is amazing. - Adam
  • The baked goat cheese was just fantastic. - EV
  • Mmmmm goat cheese crustini is soooooooo good. - Heather
  • ) The warm goat cheese is my new favorite cheesy dish. - Kerrie
  • We started out with the goat cheese app (a recommendation from our awesome server Jose). - Jen
  • We sampled our way through appetizers of Mediterranean style meatballs, veggie flatbread, and goat cheese baked with fresh tomatoes. - Deb
  • My friend ordered the corn flatbread (tomato, goat cheese and walnut pesto) and this was fabulous as well. - Kathi

Negative 3

  • I was unable to taste any goat cheese and the little hard bread chips were a waste of time. - Dave
  • The appetizers were great -- I loved the baked goat cheese and the flat bread but I think I could have stopped the meal there. - Amanda
  • (yes, the goat cheese appie, the only teaser on the menu other than a type of glorified French fry, was good). - LINDA

happy hour

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Positive 38

  • Amazing food, great service, reasonable pricing, good happy hour, and fantastic design to boot. - Shawn
  • The happy hour is affordable and delicious. - Deb
  • Happy hour is fantastic, very good deals. - Aaron
  • Great place for happy hour, food/drinks are great. - Peter
  • St. Francis has struck the perfect balance between classy and casual with good eats that are local, and a great happy hour for the less well off. - Justin
  • In short, great place for a date at probably any time of day, good happy hour, and fantastic drinks as a whole. - Annie
  • This place is great for Happy Hour. - C
  • Great happy hour! - Darlene
  • They have an awesome happy hour, with their best menu items. - Mari
  • Food and drinks are very good and their happy hour is the best! - Mike

Negative 2

  • I had plenty of time to look over the happy hour menu. - Ken
  • Once the last minutes of happy hour grew near though, our server's attention, understandably, waned. - Mizz Lucy

place

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Positive 74

  • i love love love this place! - kate
  • Great food, fun staff and a beautiful place! - Jose
  • Great place for happy hour, food/drinks are great. - Peter
  • Consistent great food & service make this a great place! - Jan
  • In short, great place for a date at probably any time of day, good happy hour, and fantastic drinks as a whole. - Annie
  • Great neighborhood place. - Shelby
  • This place is great for Happy Hour. - C
  • Yes this place is the perfect place for all of the above, pretty amazing right? - Andy
  • If you like fine tasting food and beverage, this place is great. - Francesca
  • This is a great place for Happy Hour and special times like birthdays, etc. - Laine

Negative 15

  • Don't waste your time and money on this place. - Bret
  • The drinks took over 15 minutes and the worst of it all, the place sold out of ALL desserts. - Katherine
  • Normally this place would deserve nothing better than a single star but it gets two as the prices were reasonable and the atmosphere was worth something. - Michael
  • That would determine if I would ever return to this place, as I really wanted to like it. - Bret
  • We knew what we were getting ourselves into as far as the "type" of place St. Francis is. - Sophie
  • However, this place was weak, big time weak. - jimmy
  • sad to think that so many people think this place is good. - Fulano
  • It's complementary valet parking; the young hostess and the carefully placed lighting go way out the way to tell you this is a special place. - J
  • st. francis, you are the most frustrating place in phoenix to me. - britttany
  • This place belongs in Scottsdale where they are more concerned with appearances than substance. - Alexander

goat cheese appetizer

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Positive 6

  • The goat cheese appetizer was lovely... main meal was delightful and the local dessert was heaven. - Bree
  • We start with the Goat Cheese appetizer... with little crostini's... very good! - Lea
  • We shared the goat cheese appetizer, which was DELIGHTFUL. - Annie
  • The goat cheese appetizer is pretty fantastic if you like goat cheese. - Kelly
  • Based on the Yelp recommendations, we ordered the Baked Goat Cheese appetizer which was right on. - Danielle
  • We ordered the Baked Goat Cheese appetizer and it was VERY good. - Hannah

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st francis

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Positive 47

  • Wonderful service, great atmosphere and terrific food...highly recommend St. Francis. - Laine
  • St. Francis has struck the perfect balance between classy and casual with good eats that are local, and a great happy hour for the less well off. - Justin
  • St Francis provided a delicious meal and beautiful ambiance that was just right for a group of clients after work. - Nate
  • For those of us really, REALLY into beautifully combined, high-quality, fresh ingredients, St. Francis is heaven. - Amy
  • A friend recommended St Francis and I'm glad we listened. - Ed
  • St Francis is a gem: a stylish modern bomb shelter of a place, serving up skillfully crafted comfort food. - Ron
  • Great food, atmoshere and wine...LOVE St. Francis. - Patti
  • St. Francis you inspire and your food I really admire. - Tracy
  • Thank you St Francis. - J.
  • St. Francis is good from top to bottom, side to side. - Brian

Negative 21

  • The St. Francis was a total disappointment; you may want to cross this off your list if you are concerned about your health. - J
  • The St. Francis is a complete bust - poor service and unsanitary conditions. - J
  • I don't know what happened to the St. Francis but whatever it is its not good. - Steve
  • I will not ever go back to the St. Francis, I would caution current and future patrons to proceed carefully and examine your dishes closely. - J
  • I feel no shame rating St. Francis one measly star, because I hardly think it deserves even that. - Sophie
  • I don't think so--for the price it seemed very skimpy and not very imaginative or creative which I know the St. Francis can do. - candee
  • We will not be back and St. Francis is fortunate they are in Phoenix, because this would never be tolerated in NY or LA. - Katherine
  • We knew what we were getting ourselves into as far as the "type" of place St. Francis is. - Sophie
  • I'm not a big brunch person, never have been so I guess I will take St. Francis off my list. - Steve
  • I will NEVER, EVER be back to St. Francis. - Sophie

server

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Positive 9

  • Good menu selection, had an excellent server, good portion size and excellent meal. - Andy
  • We started out with the goat cheese app (a recommendation from our awesome server Jose). - Jen
  • Overall, a great experience due to the rice bowl and our super sweet server with his drink recommendations and enthusiasm for the restaurant's unique characteristics. - Cindee
  • Everything starts with our amazing server Kayla - she was funny, knowledgeable, and timed her visits perfectly. - Ripp
  • Our server Amanda K. was so helpful, personable and knowledgeable I asked her how long she'd been working there expecting to hear a lengthy number. - Ed
  • The Service: The server was awesome. - Sunny
  • When you go, request Angie - she's the best server in the state. - Dustin
  • Our server talked me into something summery and refreshing. - Lucas
  • Dinner on a Tuesday night, our server was good, atmosphere cozy, not crowded or loud. - Cindee

Negative 13

  • A different server brought up the new drink (an asperol spritz), and began questioning me/accusing me for not liking/knowing good alcohol. - Sophie
  • Our server left the first disaster of a cocktail on the tab, and acted offended when we asked him to remove it. - Sophie
  • Ha to find another server to ask tjey cxl chicken at this point and just bring bill. - Stacey
  • Our server was nowhere to be found. - J
  • The server, Patty (sp), came by. - Bret
  • (which is my favorite thing) When I asked for them, our server said they would be out in 2 minutes. - britttany
  • Anyway, our server comes by to greet us, yada yada. - Sophie
  • Also, server: If you say you're not going to split a check, stick to your word or don't even try. - Sophie
  • We're about to flee this "Bermuda Triangle" experience, but the server finally shows up and apologizes profusely that this is not normally his section. - Tony
  • However, our server was not good at all! - Meghan