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Franksville

3550 N Harlem Ave, Chicago, IL 60634-3629
+1 773-237-5848
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good41%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
7 Oct 2017
“Have to make time to stop!!!”
4 Jul 2016
“Chicago Classic”
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American, Barbecue, Greek
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3550 N Harlem Ave, Chicago, IL 60634-3629
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Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Every time we come to Chicago, Franksville is always in our plans. The gyros are top notch best I've had anywhere. Service is fast and always friendly. The restaurant is always clean. Also the pizza puffs are just awesome!

Thank Andrew O
Reviewed 5 July 2016

Chicago Dog and Fries. You cannot get more simple than this. No poppy seed buns here though. Steamed buns and Vienna beef wieners. Have a Classic Coke and this is an iconic Chicago dish.

Thank ChiKid60035
Reviewed 31 May 2016

Franksville dates to the 1960s and it made its reputation as one of the top 10 hot dog stands in Chicago. So who would think that the popular fast-food joint at 3550 North Harlem Avenue, at the corner of Harlem and Addison, in Elmwood Park,...More

Thank Taylor B
Reviewed 6 March 2016 via mobile

Place is great ..awesome food and good prices ...ordered my food and was out the door in ten minutes ..fast service ...just wasn't really impressed with the extra charge for hot peppers for my Italian beef .... Should be included...

Thank ChicagoKnown
Reviewed 7 April 2014 via mobile

Best gyro I have eaten in my life. They don't skimp on the portion size either. Definitely going back next time I am in Chicago.

Thank Chris E
Reviewed 31 March 2014 via mobile

My family loves the hot dogs, I loved my grilled cheese. There were several other vegetarian choices. We have been here several times and also experience consistent quick service and good food. Reasonable prices too!

Thank LovesTheSunshine137
Reviewed 25 March 2013

Great gyros and ribs one of my first stops when I am in Chicago.Place has been around for years with the same owners.

1  Thank Richard H
Reviewed 21 August 2012

Aug 17, 2012 Ordered the #4 Chicken Meal Chicken - well cooked but mishapen. Fries Crispy, not Soggy. Coke - Small In business since 1964, Indoor dining, drive thru, no outdoor seating that I saw. When I bit into the sandwich I must have bit...More

2  Thank ParkAvenueMOOSE
Reviewed 27 December 2007

My boyfriend grew up on Franksville. I went with him and can see why he loves it so much. I have been going to visit many times since. The owner George is very SWEET

2  Thank Mindidee
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Reviewed 25 December 2007

A last resort option. Shrimp basket/ ribs are OK.

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Restaurant Details

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Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3550 N Harlem Ave, Chicago, IL 60634-3629
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago
  • Phone Number: +1 773-237-5848
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