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Papa Frank's Italian Restaurant

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13 W Center St, Winooski, VT 05404-2116
+1 802-655-2423
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun 12:00 - 21:00
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Bridgewater, NJ
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65 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We came to this place based on a recommendation from someone else...you have to get here early if you want a seat because it is very popular...A MAJOR FAIR WARNING TO ANYONE...THE TOWN AND POLICE DEPARTMENT ARE NOT FRIENDLY TO OUT OF TOWNERS...VERY, VERY MISLEADING PARKING SIGNS...several signs telling of parking kiosks, etc...some NOT ALL signs tell of the hours...2... More 

Thank fuzzylablover
Saint Albans, Vermont
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 13 March 2017

No frills, just good honest Italian food, catering to college crowd, inexpensive. Parking can be tricky during school months. Has been there forever - tried and true.

Thank esverger
Edgartown, Massachusetts
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 21 February 2017

We found this little restaurant by accident. It is one block off the main street. We had a short wait before being seated for a delicious Italian dinner. We had pasta with pesto, fettuccini alfredo with broccoli and the most delicious meat lasagna. Great value -great food.

Thank tracyschaller2016
Rindge, New Hampshire
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86 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

We went to this restaurant for the first time based on a recommendation from a friend. The service was good and the food was really tasty. It took a while to get our food, but at the time we offered the restaurant was pretty busy. My only let down was with the 16" pepperoni pizza I purchased which had no... More 

Thank LarryD875
Windham, New Hampshire
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3 reviews
Reviewed 20 January 2017

Stopped in here for lunch, as I am always a fan of local places and prefer mom-and-pop joints over the more pretentious 'foodie' joints that seem to be popping up around the circle. Came away pretty disappointed. The chicken ceasar salad was weak - the chicken was cold, breaded and gamey, the dressing was bland. The garlic bread with cheese... More 

Thank BigLakeMi68
Milton, Vermont
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 January 2017

Just off of the traffic circle, on West Center Street in Winooski, you'll find one of he best Italian restaurants in the area. Want to get a great pizza and a beer with friends? Go there - You won't be disappointed.

Thank Matthew B
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66 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

Now that the longtime Boves is closed we decided to try a new place. Papa Franks lives up to expectations. The food was inexpensive and the portions are huge. Mostly importantly it tasted great and we had lots of leftovers for everyone to enjoy again the next day. Only downside, I'll need to spend more time on the treadmill this... More 

Thank K2service
Montreal, Canada
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25 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 October 2016

Nice friendly cosy restaurant. Great service and spaghetti meal with yummy garlic bread and salad. Will be returning!!

Thank KingofWI
Denver, Colorado
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 October 2016

Stuffed shells, and Spaghetti with tomato and garlic sauce were great. Also enjoyed a Caprese salad , and a House Salad. The local mozzarella in the salads was the best I've ever had.

Thank vbdennis
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47 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

Great Place food awesome waitress very good great experience definitely would go back when in the area

Thank MrsAbb

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Italian, Pizza, Delicatessen
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13 W Center St, Winooski, VT 05404-2116
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Winooski
  • Phone Number: +1 802-655-2423

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?