7392 Argus Dr.
Rockford, IL 61107-5283
Phone: (815) 398-7061
Fax: (815) 399-0664
Bars & Cafes
Along the cobblestone streets of Rockford, there stands the opulent Franchesco's Ristorante.The amber interiors embellished with purple lights, and furnished with dark sienna tables with fancy silverware resonate the affluent motto of the restaurant. The food served is predominantly Italian from pastas, salads,paninis and mouth watering pizzas A fully stocked bar with a notable wine list is a special feature. Catering and banquet facilities for business meetings, weddings and other private events are also available.
A petit cafe in downtown Rockford, Katie’s Cup is named after the wife of Martin Luther, Katharina Luther, and was founded with help from the Rockford Area Lutheran Ministries. The decor is charming, with the menu being written on blackboards, with bare brick walls lining most of the cafe. Besides the sumptuously fresh coffee and baked delicacies, the cafe also sells crafts handmade by local artists. Katie’s Cup also rents out its premises for a range of events. See the website for more information.
This local bagel store offers a variety of bagels and other pastries.