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Frankie Pestos Italian eatery

K7L-167 Ontario St, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
+1 613-542-1071
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good32%
  • Average17%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible11%
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K7L-167 Ontario St, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The restaurant was very busy and there weren't really enough serving staff. However we were not in a hurry and the food was good when we got it. Despite being rushed off her feet our waitress was very friendly and welcoming.

Thank Lyn B
Reviewed 5 days ago

My husband, adult son, and I dined at Frankie Pestos on Tue, Sept 12th. Our server HEATHER was delightful. We enjoyed our meals. Save room for dessert!! We had espresso and pecan caramel flan, and caramel carrot cake. DELICIOUS!!!!!!! The music and atmosphere was very...More

Thank sassynewyorkgal
Reviewed 1 week ago

The gentleman at the front desk was so nice, I couldn't believe his level of professionalism and friendless. We were so pleased with the service and the food was awesome. Will certainly go again!

Thank Jim B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

very disappointing Italian eatery food is bland and no flare. not cheap either think twice with all the great restaurants this can be set aside.

2  Thank superfields
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our last night of our vacation and we chose Frankie pesto's for dinner. We were not disappointed. It's Sunday night and the restaurant wasn't very busy inside but the outside patio seemed busy. My daughter ordered lasagne which she said was quite good. I had...More

Thank Kim R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A nicely furnished restaurant with a street side patio (protected from rain). The authentic Italian menu first presents itself with amazing smells and aromas. Friendly, efficient staff add to the experience. A very nice menu of choices made it difficult to choose but our waitress...More

Thank MaxFubar
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for dinner with M'lady and ordered a spicy sausage pasta with a glass of house wine, she ordered Mac & Cheese. The seating and service was acceptable. The music and decorum would suggest you were at an Italian eatery if you didn't look...More

Thank A C
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Right away, I was blown away by the atmosphere of the restaurant. The inside was really lovely and true Italian style! We ended up sitting on the front patio and were serenaded by Italian music. I really enjoyed it and it felt super authentic. Our...More

Thank Kelly Ann S
Reviewed 30 July 2017

Too many people on vacation head to restaurants with familiar names that can be found in their home cities. I have done the same and don’t know why. I guess everyone craves the familiar. However, when you think about it, it’s a waste. Last year...More

Thank Jeff R
Reviewed 26 July 2017

The best Italian Restaurant in Kingston, the food was excellent, service fantastic, atmosphere wonderful, and the best prices we have seen in a long time..

Thank Linda H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 20
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Kids
Open Hours
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: K7L-167 Ontario St, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Kingston>  > Downtown Kingston
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Kingston
  • Phone Number: +1 613-542-1071
"With a global selection of lovely wines and a menu that changes constantly, we strive to create a delicious selection of food. Our friendly and dedicated staff has one goal: to ensure that you have the perfect environment in which to connect with your own friends and family over a meal that both surprises, and delights you.In Italy there is a saying, "Chi Mangia Bene, Vine Benne" (He who eats well, Lives well.) At Frankie Pesto's we promise we"ll do whatever we can to live up to that... because nothing pleases us more than to see happy and satisfied guests during their dining experience.
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