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Franklin Inn Mexican Restaurant

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Mexican,
2313 Rochester Rd, Pittsburgh, PA 15237-7503
+1 412-366-4140
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good43%
  • Average11%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible12%
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“mexican fare” (3 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
2313 Rochester Rd, Pittsburgh, PA 15237-7503
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place was extremely busy, so I had high hopes that the food would be special. It was special...in a bad way. I have never had food that was so bland. My wife's dish was slightly better, but nothing great. The chips and salsa were...More

Thank muff75
Reviewed 9 April 2018

Was intrigued to go here , sadly I should have gone to taco bell .chips and salsa .stale tasting chips with curry loaded runny salsa no taste just bitter .rice tasted like it sat for a week metallic taste no life bland enchiladas and tacos...More

Thank treborsalg
Reviewed 28 January 2018

We stopped by for lunch on a weekday & they were not busy at all. There were maybe 3 other tables of 2. Our waitress was basically nonexistent. First we were placed in the corner with a rocky table. We decided to try the Red...More

Thank susan c
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

This family owned restaurant serves authentic Mexican cuisine made with fresh ingredients that are farm to table. The bar has a great vibe and serves the best margaritas.

Thank Carolyn B
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Worse service ever. Arrived on Sat afternoon for lunch and place was not busy. Rude waitress took our order only to return 20 minutes later to say part of our order was ready in the window and they were waiting for some things to be...More

1  Thank Treehunger
Reviewed 22 September 2017

Just met a friend for lunch at the Franklin Inn. The food and service were good. We had the lunch special which included a small Mexican entree and two sides. The price of the special was $7.95. Warm chips and salsa were also provided as...More

Thank JoePop72
Reviewed 31 August 2017

We visited for the first time in several years and we were glad we did so. The food and the service have improved greatly since our last visit (that was not so good). Everything was very tasty we were very pleased. We had 2 items...More

Thank razayes
Reviewed 26 July 2017

Been visiting the Franklin Inn for many years and there are two menu items that are always reordered: black bean appetizer and margaritas,can almost taste them as this is being written. Place gets a bit crowded(understatement) so early is always good, the bar is usually...More

Thank flyer22016
Reviewed 28 June 2017

The food will not disappoint, but the service? That's another story. We went on a Monday night with another couple--waited over an hour for seating. Why? Because there was a table of 12 that sat empty nearly the entire time we waited? Why? Because the...More

Thank Roger B
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

Stopped in about 5:30pm Monday night. Thankfully the four of us got right in, before all tables and bar full. Ordered drinks. I tried their Coconut margarita. EXCELLENT! We also tried the Gold margarita. EXCELLENT as well. Chips, salsa, wait staff awesome. Food, well you...More

Thank NanetteT
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 21 - US$ 30
Mexican, Southwestern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2313 Rochester Rd, Pittsburgh, PA 15237-7503
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pittsburgh
  • Phone Number: +1 412-366-4140
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