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Frankie’s Kitchen

) #5 of 55 Restaurants in Port Aransas ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Seafood, American,
717 Tarpon St, Port Aransas, TX 78373-5036
+1 361-749-1909
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Overview
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“eggs benedict” (33 reviews)
“home fries” (12 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
Seafood, American, Diner, Barbecue, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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LOCATION
717 Tarpon St, Port Aransas, TX 78373-5036
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice spot, family run....excellent food.....for the price.....like home cooking! Will be back......even if out of the way while traveling.

Thank joejacobs21
Frankie P, Owner at Frankie’s Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Joe...... Thanks for your review and comments, hope you make it back.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely have to try this place. Get up early. Pack your patience and be prepared to have the best breakfast ever!!!

Thank Christy D
Frankie P, Owner at Frankie’s Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Good advice and great review, thank you.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Homemade biscuits with scratch made country gravy. Crispy bacon with creamy grits. Pancakes the size of plates and a breakfast taco so big you need 2 hands..everything was amazing

Thank Elizabeth H
Frankie P, Owner at Frankie’s Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Your review is making my day!! Thank You.

Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

Ordered the shrimp and the pancakes. Shrimp we great, pancakes were out of this world!!! Stop what you're doing and order the pancakes.

Thank garrettisAwesome
Frankie P, Owner at Frankie’s Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Kinda catchy! "Stop what your doing, order the pancakes" I like it! Thanks, appreciate your review.

Reviewed 31 May 2017

Best breakfast ever! My husband had the shrimp omelet which was flavorful and came with a big fluffy biscuit and home fries. He cleaned his plate and helped me finish my food as well--he rarely eats like this. I got the pancake breakfast with the...More

Thank k8dee
Frankie P, Owner at Frankie’s Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

WOW....Great review- Thank You

Reviewed 22 May 2017

Even though Frankie's is a little off the beaten path, it is well worth it. It is in a tiny building, has 6 tables indoors and two picnic tables outdoors. If you want to eat there, go early for the meal you choose: breakfast or...More

Thank NCTraveler107
Frankie P, Owner at Frankie’s Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank You for your review, I really enjoyed reading it.

Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Went for breakfast with my wife and 5 kids. It's a small place so we had to wait about 20 minutes but it was worth the wait! After placing our order we had another wait. With hungry and anxious kids the wait staff bailed us...More

Thank Luciano S
Frankie P, Owner at Frankie’s Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

What a nice review, sure put a smile on my daughters face, she (Joni) was your server. Thanks from all of us.

Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

This place hands down is the best place to eat, and it's apparent by the amount of people who wait to get a seat! Everything is made fresh and to order and is delicious. Cash only, so hit the ATM first.

1  Thank Countri12
Frankie P, Owner at Frankie’s Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Great review & good advice. Thanks

Reviewed 28 April 2017

Found this palce by chance. The food is great and home styled. There is a salad bar for the salad eater. Specials are usually fresh caught seafood. Great breakfast.

Thank rdubws4
Frankie P, Owner at Frankie’s Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. It is appreciated.

Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

They were out of hamburgers (close to closing) and we almost left when discovered the "Breakfast served ALL DAY" (till they close at 3PM). Superior Shrimp Omelet- flavored with diced green onions and garlic, generous with shrimp, wonderful deep fried(peanut oil) potatoes and onions, biscuit...More

Thank beanspot
Frankie P, Owner at Frankie’s Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 28 April 2017

Thanks for the nice review and wonderful attitude, you are appreciated.

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mertrip13
27 February 2017|
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Response from Frankie P | Property representative |
We have a outside (picnick tables) to eat your meal on. Come join us.
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Cherylh407
29 November 2016|
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Response from Frankie P | Property representative |
F S & Sunday 7am to 3pm BBQ menu only. F & Saturday 7pm to 2am Happy Holidays
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Glentower4100
25 October 2016|
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Response from Frankie P | Property representative |
Thank you for inquiry. Lance is a award winning BBQ'er from the San Antonio area. After retiring from the SAPD, he became a chief/BBQ'er, something he always wanted to do. Our area next to the building caught his eye, and... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 30
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Cash Only
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 15:00
Friday
07:00 - 21:00
Saturday
07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 717 Tarpon St, Port Aransas, TX 78373-5036
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Port Aransas
  • Phone Number: +1 361-749-1909
  • E-mail
Description
Family owned and operated. Dedicated to cooking, fresh, home made food. Breakfast all day! Eggs Benedict, Pancakes, Omelets, Biscuits & Gravy, Grits, Fruit and more. Lunch includes Specials, Fish, Shrimp, Burgers, Soup and much more. Evenings we offer real BBQ by Lance who is a award winning BBQ'er. Deserts are made by Frankie and daughter Joni. Pies, Banana Pudding and more!
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