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Frankie's Italian Kitchen and Bar

€€ - €€€Italian, , Vegetarian Friendly
765 Beatty St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 2M4, Canada
+1 604-688-6368
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good37%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“pasta” (74 reviews)
“arancini” (9 reviews)
“tiramisu” (19 reviews)
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Italian, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
765 Beatty St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 2M4, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We decided to go here for the first night of our Alaska / Canada honeymoon and had an awesome meal. We started with a couple of entrees ( the garlic prawns and the chicken wings then a main ( the chicken Marsala and the meat...More

Thank GT1627
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Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

We went to Frankies before the Canucks game. Brilliant. We only tried the arancini, spaghetti meatballs, lasagne and tiramisu. First class food with great atmosphere and price. Do your self a favour and grab a bite at Frankies. Awesome 5 star.

Thank Jason M
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Fantastic Italian food. I am 100% Italian and would rate their food as good as I have ever had. Aldolfo, the manager took great care of us and ensured we were well served. I would love to recommend a specific dish but the four of...More

Thank JD5636
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We had dinner again at Frankie’s almost a year after our last visit there. Last time I was very critical of the service. This time everything was perfect. Our waiter has been at the establishment for 25 years and he was charming as well as...More

Thank Moniaits
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went here for breakfast. Was shown to our table by an older server. He was pleasant. A young man came to us after we had been sitting for close to five minutes. The restaurant was not busy. There were 3 servers working. Took our order,...More

Thank Alex E
Raffaele A, Owner at Frankie's Italian Kitchen and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

I sincerly apologize for the level of service you recieved. We take pride in delivering great food and great service, we fell short on delivering you this experience. We will be addressing our training and support systems to address this. Thank you

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely food but waitress nrrds training. Visibly sighed when we only ordered 2 small plates and 2 desserts responded eith "you guys not hungry then". Gave us the wrong bill. When we paid correct bill before we had chance to add tip she stroppily said...More

Thank Rachael S
Raffaele A, Owner at Frankie's Italian Kitchen and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

I do apologize and must admit that I am embarrassed from the service you received. Our menu is diverse and light meals as well as full traditional entrees are available. I hope that we have the opportunity to serve you again and ask that you...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We had an early reservation. 5 pm. Restaurant almost empty. Calamari app included jalapeno peppers. We asked and server said they could be omitted. They were not. No offer to return to kitchen. We just left them on the plate. Calamari was uneven, maybe oil...More

Thank Donald S
Raffaele A, Owner at Frankie's Italian Kitchen and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

I would like to apologize on your recent experiences at Frankie’s. We do strive to produce authentic Italian food and take great pride in delivering an exceptional dining experience to our guests. Unfortunately we fell short on delivering this experience and I do sincerely apologize....More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Frankie's Jazz Bar is a must visit if you're into a great lounge and dining experience. Booked a table well in advance to ensure a spot in our itinerary but the reservation isn't always necessary. Great sight lines to the stage from everywhere in the...More

Thank Shelley O
Raffaele A, Owner at Frankie's Italian Kitchen and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello, Thank you for your comments, we really appreciate them and will pass this along to our Frankie's family. Look forward to serving you again. Raffaele

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Once in awhile I dine alone. Sometimes I find restaurant serving staff are less than welcoming to a sole diner - that was NOT the case at Frankie's! Serving staff were very pleasant and helpful. The menu provided a pleasant variety. I chose lasagne, and...More

Thank Lola-Dawn F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I enjoyed both breakfast and an early lunch. Both meals were huge. That was a little disappointing since I had to leave far too much wasted food. My hotel room didn’t have a microwave to reheat leftovers. My veal parmigiana came with bread and was...More

Thank Lee45900
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Jan M
11 March 2018|
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Response from veronicavanwyk | Reviewed this property |
No it’s pretty casual.
8 March 2017|
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Response from Raffaele A | Property representative |
We do have different genre of live jazz playing in the evenings. Some styles are for a listening audience and others lend itself for quiet conversations.
11 February 2017|
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Response from Mick K | Reviewed this property |
I am not able to give you an answer on this. I strongly suggest you go to their website as they have a link that you can use to ask them this question.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$28
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 765 Beatty St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 2M4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 604-688-6368
  • E-mail
Frankie's Italian Kitchen & Bar offers traditional, simple and fresh Italian meals based on family recipes with the flavours of southern Italy as well as newly inspired Italian dishes in a contemporary but classic setting. The menu offers a wide selection of fresh house-made pastas and traditional comfort fare. The bar offers classic cocktails and the wine list is focused on well represented and down-to-earth British Columbia VQA wines and imported Italian wines. Frankie's, true Italian, family food & friends. Close to Rogers Arena and BC Place Stadium.
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