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Frankie's Ristorante Italiano

80 Main St, Lenox, MA 01240-2441
+1 413-637-4455
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Overview
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good26%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“baby clams” (12 reviews)
“lasagna” (23 reviews)
“antipasti” (15 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
80 Main St, Lenox, MA 01240-2441
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Frankie's reminds me of a joint out of the Fifties. They do Italian and they do it right. the decor shouts it out and the food is good. My wife had burrata and a salmon special which she loved. I had the antipasto plate and...More

Thank Peter F
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Very good Italian food at very reasonable price. Menu and service was fine. A very good option for dining.

Thank ragpines
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

Our food was delicious-simple pasta primavera with pesto! The pasta was al dente, the pesto was perfect and didn't overwhelm the dish. The service was friendly-fresh bread, great wine. Simple and wonderful!

Thank Madeleine P
Molly L, Owner at Frankie's Ristorante Italiano, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2017

Thank you for your review! Glad you enjoyed everything at Frankie's!

Reviewed 25 October 2017

During our 4 day stay in Lenox, we enjoyed a fantastic, late dinner out at Frankie's. Came just as the crowd was thinning out. Our server was helpful and accommodating. We sampled a small serving of the spaghetti and meatballs and then ordered the chicken...More

Thank KMfromMA
Molly L, Owner at Frankie's Ristorante Italiano, responded to this reviewResponded 27 October 2017

Thanks for visiting and for your review! Glad you enjoyed Frankie's!

Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Managed to squeeze in here as everywhere was booked but had lovely meal, all Italian and delicious wine, really worth the visit for a lovely bowl of pasta!

Thank Jane H
Molly L, Owner at Frankie's Ristorante Italiano, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2017

Thank you for the review! So glad you enjoyed your experience at Frankie's!

Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Had an outstanding dinner here on a very busy night- excellent food and service! Terry was our server and recommended the seafood pasta special which was perfectly cooked with huge portions of very fresh shrimp, haddock, scallops, mussels and clams. Great meal!!

Thank Stellaraemae
Molly L, Owner at Frankie's Ristorante Italiano, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2017

Happy to hear about your positive experience with us at Frankie's! Thanks for sharing and taking the time to leave a good review! We appreciate it! All the best, Molly

Reviewed 8 October 2017

The service and food were excellent! Crusty bread served with olive oil. We opted not to get apps as we were told the servings were generous. I had the eggplant parm, my husband had the chicken parm and both were delicious. We could not have...More

Thank KathyCG54
Molly L, Owner at Frankie's Ristorante Italiano, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2017

Thank you for choosing Frankie's and for your review! Glad you enjoyed :) Molly

Reviewed 8 October 2017

It's a little hidden, Italian but the food is homemade. The service was great and the food to die for

Thank Nessim H
Molly L, Owner at Frankie's Ristorante Italiano, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2017

Hi, We are a little off the beaten-path and I am glad you discovered us and had a nice time! Thanks for the review! Molly

Reviewed 2 October 2017

This is a medium priced Italian dinner restaurant. We split the antipasto salad and the linguine with clams. Both were delicious and very generous portions for two of us.

Thank Lynn J
Molly L, Owner at Frankie's Ristorante Italiano, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

Thank you for dining at Frankie's and for your review. We appreciate it very much! Best, Molly

Reviewed 30 September 2017

We had planned to have dinner here based on TripAdvisor reviews. We were from out of town, no reservation and it looked like a town festival had just ended. It was packed, but they welcomed us without a reservation, and it was awesome!. Dean Martin,...More

1  Thank Michael K
Molly L, Owner at Frankie's Ristorante Italiano, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

What a pleasure to read your review! Thank you so much for joining us and we are so glad you had a pleasant experience at Frankie's! Thanks for the review. Hope to see you again soon, Molly

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wmdtheagent
This review really stopped me in my tracks and I'm completely puzzled by it. While it's normal for restaurants to have their 'off' nights, my girlfriend and I routinely make the drive from upstate New York to have dinner at Frankie's. We have always found the quality of the food to be superior and consistent. And their service is attentive. The mandolin-sliced au gratin potatoes are some of the finest I've ever tasted. The deep-fried zucchini (Zucchini Fritti) is a creative and delicious appetizer. Meatballs are soft, flavorful, and memorable; and their Marinara is fresh and simple. All entrees are served with a nouveau flair but with old-world flavors and recipes. I'm a trained chef and restaurant consultant and tend to be a tough customer. I feel this one-star review by Tom M. is unfounded and has other motives behind it. I've been dining at Frankie's since they opened and have always had a delicious meal every time. I know from personal experience how much work it takes for a restaurant to get it right on a regular basis. I can't say that about many places. Keep up the great work, Frankie's. Ci Vediamo Presto!
22 April 2017|
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Response from Molly L | Property representative |
Hi everyone, I am the "hostess"/owner Tom is referring to. This review feels very unfair. It is my policy to try to make everyone in my restaurant happy, and if we don't succeed or make a mistake, I am quick to remove the... More
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Response from welshwitches | Reviewed this property |
They offer GF pasta (penne) and GF rolls on request. They also told me they can create GF calamari fritti, as well as some other GF dishes. Always ask your server. We've always had friendly, knowledgeable servers at... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$24
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Parking Available, Television, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 21:00
Monday
17:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
17:00 - 21:30
Saturday
17:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 80 Main St, Lenox, MA 01240-2441
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Berkshires  >  Lenox
  • Phone Number: +1 413-637-4455
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