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“Disappointing Lunch ”
Review of Frankie’s Kitchen - CLOSED

Frankie’s Kitchen
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$ 10 - US$ 30
Cuisines: Diner
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Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast
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!
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

The food was only OK, not nearly as good as the other reviews led us to believe. Our group had hamburgers, fried fish, fried oysters. The burgers were large and the grease soaked through the buns before they reached the table. Grandma and the kids were not impressed. The fish was good but small portion at that price. The oysters were good fresh ones but they were all small ones with lots of batter. Over all the high cost, long island wait, and disappointing food was a let down after reading all the reviews. The people working there were all very nice. They do have a great family atmosphere.

Thank Caleb P
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Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

This is a tiny out of the way place - just 6 tables with a sign up board outside for seating. We were there by 7:30 and 3 of the six tables were available. I had the country breakfast - 2 eggs, 2 bacon, home fries and a biscuit. My daughter had pancakes, eggs and bacon. It was all good and the people are so nice! We have now had breakfast at both Frankie's and Avery's. My preference is Avery's. My daughter prefers Frankie's. I like that Avery's is a bit bigger with more parking. I also think they are a little less expensive. I don't think you can go wrong eating at either place.

2  Thank Marilyn H
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Frankie P, Owner at Frankie’s Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2017

Thank You for your comments and say "Hi" to your daughter. Hope you make it back soon.

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Reviewed 27 July 2017

Food was good area was neat waits are very long, about a 1 hour outside under a tent and a 45 minute wait for food once you got in. Very expensive $12.99 for a burger!!!

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Frankie P, Owner at Frankie’s Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 28 July 2017

Wish I could fix the "wait". Home cooking and good food has it's downside, sorry.

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Reviewed 26 July 2017

Best Salsa in the world. Local place with not many tables but it is worth the wait. great Breakfast.

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Thank Tim L
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Frankie P, Owner at Frankie’s Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 28 July 2017

Great review too!! Thank you

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Reviewed 3 July 2017

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

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Thank joejacobs21
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Frankie P, Owner at Frankie’s Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 4 July 2017

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

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