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Frankie's Italian Kitchen and Bar

765 Beatty St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 2M4, Canada
+1 604-688-6368
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good39%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“pasta” (61 reviews)
“arancini” (8 reviews)
“tiramisu” (17 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 23:00All hours
CUISINES
Italian, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
765 Beatty St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 2M4, Canada
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11 - 20 of 528 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Where do I begin... Made reservations for a special night with friends. Service was incredibly slow ( and it was a monday night) , had to ask three times for my drink and another drink we had ordered. The seafood linguine was just okay, the...More

Thank catcancook
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Other than the young Irish girl waitress who was very friendly and courteous the service was extremely slow. That I blame on the cooks, not the waitress. Started out by putting the wrong alcohol in our Sangria. They put some type of chocolate liquor in...More

Thank brentp911
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at the hotel here, and tried the restaurant. It has a nice, upscale decor (dark wood, etc.). The service was excellent -- our waiter was attentive and friendly. The food was also excellent -- high quality and delicious, both the appetizer and our...More

Thank Corniste
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have eaten here several times, and the food is very good but sad to see some menu items have disappeared. I appreciate that such a large selection can cause quality issues and it's difficult to please everyone all the time but just thought I...More

Thank patriciasL8075XG
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you want to spend a few hours being ignored by the waitstaff for mediocre food at a high price...then this is the place for you. We stopped here the night before our cruise for a quick dinner and it was anything but quick. It...More

Thank DrJim2
Raffaele A, Owner at Frankie's Italian Kitchen and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks 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 4 weeks ago

Food was okay nothing to rave about but the service was very poor. Very noisy since no carpet on floor. I ordered a drink and saw a man come out of the kitchen, fix the drink then go back in the kitchen. I think he...More

Thank tophat2016
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Walked in to have breakfast and we were not disappointed. The food was hot, tasty and plentiful and we were served within 10 minutes.

Thank Richard W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were staying in Vancouver on Canada 150 Day and expected every restaurant in the popular areas to be overflowing with diners, even more so with the Canada Place fireworks evening. So we chose to eat at Frankies Italian which was just around the block...More

2  Thank RetiredFolk
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Loved the show that accompanies dinner, better than average talent. Food didn't meet my expectations but it wasn't terrible, but the service was rather slow. Not sure if they were short on staff but wait time was long for kitchen.

Thank Stephanie B
Reviewed 10 July 2017

It is a dark interior. Pleasant server. Food was good, not fantastic. I had not booked for the "jazz" show, so was surprised when the performer began. Firstly, it was not jazz, secondly , the restaurant patrons were advised to keep quiet during the performance....More

Thank Simon_Toronto027
Nearby
Downtown
Vancouver's business district, the Downtown area is
bustling with smartly-dressed folks balancing their
lattes and briefcases to and from work. The area's
plethora of contemporary commercial, residential, and
corporate spaces has bred a landscape of nouveau
restaurants, chain cafes, and upmarket shopping
options. However, located right on the waterfront of
Vancouver's energetic Harbour, Downtown is a also
...More
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terrybishop
9 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.
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cmarchant2017
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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David d
13 January 2017|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$11 - US$28
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch
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
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 22:00
Monday
07:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 23:00
Thursday
07:00 - 23:00
Friday
07:00 - 00:00
Saturday
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
Description
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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