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Sofia's Family Restaurant

5N Pier Promenade | Next to Franskston Pier, Frankston, Victoria 3199, Australia
+61 3 9781 3303
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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good32%
  • Average20%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible16%
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“ice cream” (8 reviews)
“gelato” (4 reviews)
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9:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean, Gluten Free Options
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5N Pier Promenade | Next to Franskston Pier, Frankston, Victoria 3199, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Outlook from this restaurant is delightful, overlooking the Frankston Pier and beach. Coffee is good, service prompt, food well presented

Thank Anne M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited this restaurant again, after a yr, & it has really gone down hill. The food was yum & came out quite quickly, (once we actually got to order) big serves. The scenery is nice, if you get a table outside, but there could...More

Thank Saint_girl10
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Needs a front of house mature Manager!! We stopped here for coffee and ice cream! There was a huge queue outside the door on Good Friday as there was only one person serving ice cream! Some people walking away! We persevered as we had friends...More

Thank Jackie459
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Came here for lunch with my mum and wasn't really impressed. Asked several times to sit in a shaded area outside and were deliberately put in an area that had no shade. So I moved myself and my 74yr old mum into a shaded area...More

Thank chrizzy83
Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

We drop in regularly when we are in the Frankston area as it’s location is right on the beach. So after a meal you can take a walk along the foreshore & pier. As for the meals these can be a bit of a hit...More

Thank Sandy-andy-Andy
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

A very good view of the bay. Food is delicious. Kid friendly. The food comes in very big portions. A great taste of Italy. Cover everybody’s tastes. Big size tables.

Thank Sarah V
Reviewed 25 February 2018

We have not been to Sofia's restaurant for over 10 yrs but whilst visiting Frankston yesterday we decided to pop in for lunch. Initial drinks service very slow, meals came out very quickly. Garlic pizza came out 1/2 way thru our mains. The meals are...More

Thank Byza
Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

I was there today. Food was lovely and service was good and friendly. But the decor especially outside was dated and needs to be update. Take away from the atmosphere of the place.

Thank prryan44
Reviewed 15 February 2018

We went to this restaurant for lunch, and the music was deafening like a nightclub. We had to ask them to turn the music down and sat outside. My neighbor and I were discussing this incident, and he informed me, that is why he stopped...More

Thank Barbaratimmermans1
Reviewed 14 February 2018 via mobile

A good place to eat for a family or a quick meal. Food quality is good and location is near the beach.

Thank ChrisK2709
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 4 - US$ 27
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5N Pier Promenade | Next to Franskston Pier, Frankston, Victoria 3199, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Mornington Peninsula  >  Frankston
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9781 3303
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All are welcome to enjoy Sofia's distinctive Italian spirit and celebrate our passion for food with heartfelt generosity & enthusiasm. Our menu offering is wide and will suit all tastes featuring fresh seafood, tender steaks, crisp salads, traditional or gourmet pizza and authentic pasta. Located on Frankston Waterfront, we offer casual family dining, breathtaking sea views and a dedicated sea side fish & chips takeaway kiosk. Sofia Frankston is fully licensed and allows BYO (wine only).
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