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Franks bar and grill

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plaza ixpamar, Ixtapa, Zihuatanejo, Mexico
+52 755 553 2777
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Edmonton, Canada
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29 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017

the food, the drinks, the people, the live music, whats not to love about this canadian owned bar. franks is where you will find many canadians watching sports and listening to live music.

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Chicago, Illinois
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 April 2017

We enjoyed a Greek salad and two pizzas along with margaritas. Everything was delicious. The pizza comes out of a real wood burning oven!

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Thank Laura K
montreal
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

We really enjoyed the wood-oven pizza over there! Servers could be more attentive and caring though... it would make it a great place to come back to.

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Abbotsford, Canada
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72 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 April 2017

What a welcoming, fun place to hang out at any time of the day or night. We spent many afternoons and evenings at Frank's Bar and Grill, drinking margaritas and beer and having the occasional fire-roasted pizza. There was live music most nights and a fun crowd most of the time. The staff is friendly and fun. Araceli has the... More 

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Mississauga, Canada
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 April 2017

I was shopping and it was HOT out......I'm not an avid beer drinker but I had 2 here because they were SOOOO COLD and refreshing!! Thank you Frank!! I had pizza for lunch and it was delicious. The staff was excellent and the owner was very friendly and made sure to socialize with his guests. When I go back to... More 

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White Rock, Canada
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35 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 April 2017

I will start by saying Frank is very nice. However food is average, service was very slow and prices (for what you get) seem high. I will say the pizza was pretty good, everything else .... not great. May have been an off night ... but I wouldn't rush back .... by any stretch.

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Thank Whiterock4
Apple Valley, Minnesota
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 6 April 2017

Our experience here was horrible. We arrived for lunch and there was only one other occupied table. We ordered they brought instant coffee - without telling us it would be instant that we made for ourselves. They brought my daughter a cold bottle of water and 2 warm bottles with glasses of ice for myself and my husband. 60 minutes... More 

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Thank 500stacey
Willowbrook, Illinois
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3 reviews
Reviewed 5 April 2017

Franks is a Great spot in town to stop for food and drinks. Frank has a wood fired oven that he hand built himself that puts out some Top shelf Pizza!! Frank is a Great guy stop in and say Hi and have a few drinks and some Pizza. I'm from Chicago so I know good pizza.

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Brandon, Canada
2 reviews
Reviewed 5 April 2017

Of course we would be curious about a restaurant run by a Canadian when we too were far from home! Got caught up on some sports and had some excellent pizza! Glad we ventured off the resort.

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Thank J N
Winnipeg, Canada
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 April 2017

We had a late supper here and loved it. Frank came out and said hello which was great. They had a 3 man band that got the place rocking. So much fun.

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Italian, Mexican, Bar, Pizza, Pub, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: plaza ixpamar, Ixtapa, Zihuatanejo, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Pacific Coast  >  Guerrero  >  Zihuatanejo  >  Ixtapa
  • Phone Number: +52 755 553 2777
Description
This restaurant has excellent food and service. It has huge screen tv's for any game that you want to watch or just tv while you dine. It's also a great place to just have a drink with friends after the beach. My only complaint would be the manager there, she is very rude and mean to her employees in front of the customers. The food, servers are great and the service is A++.

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