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Frank's Italian Restaurant

1906 Fayetteville Rd, Van Buren, AR 72956-6509
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good28%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“bread” (52 reviews)
“salad” (29 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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1906 Fayetteville Rd, Van Buren, AR 72956-6509
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Franks is the place to go for good Italian food, & a great atmosphere. Owners almost always check to make sure dinner is going good. If your driving through on I-40, & tired of chain food, it’s easy off n easy on. One of our...More

Thank Fred J W
Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

We were just passing through and decided that we wanted more than fast food, so we tried Frank’s. My husband had the Chicken Marsala and I had the Pasta Sampler. We both had garden salads. The location and the building are very nice. The salads...More

Thank Cynthia D
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

Had a great meal. Our first visit was great. The bread and whole meal reminded my wife of her childhood. With her Italian mother and grandmother spending most of their day cooking. Wonderful memories.

Thank charlesrZ7738NI
Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

Every time we have been to Franks the food is great. It never changes. You always know what to expect which is very important. The waitress was friendly and our food was fresh and it didn’t take long to get it. They play pleasant music...More

Thank Toni C
Reviewed 27 February 2018

We went back to Frank's after about a year. It is still very good. In fact, it was the best meal of our recent trip to Branson and that includes some expensive places. We eat at Pete's place in Krebs, Oklahoma and have for over...More

Thank sequoyah101
Reviewed 20 February 2018

Italian is not my favorite, but this restaurant is fantastic! My favorite dish is the Chicken Siciliano! Chicken sauteed in butter, lemon sauce, with artichoke and smothered in capers. It is a very rich and tasty dish!

Thank Spike S
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

Great food! Was seated quickly and waited in a timely manner. We was in and out within 30-40 minutes without feeling rushed. We planned on being back whenever down this way.

Thank anthonytcjjj
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

I used to live in the area before moving up north, but this place is still one of the best around. Great food and an awesome atmosphere! It is definitely a place to go to if you want an enjoyable night with friends, family, or...More

Thank Jaineane H
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

The hotel staff recommended Franks but didn’t tell us where it is located and our gps took us in the wrong direction but we managed to find it and we’re glad we did. The service was excellent and the meal was too. Frank’s Special sounded...More

Thank OtPot
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Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

The food was outstanding. A lucky fine in Van Buren, Ar. We would definitely eat here again. New building, very clean and great service.

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26 January 2016|
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Response from Barbara m | Reviewed this property |
No but the food is terrific. It's a dry county!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1906 Fayetteville Rd, Van Buren, AR 72956-6509
  • Location: United States  >  Arkansas (AR)  >  Van Buren
  • Phone Number: 479-474-7778
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