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Frankie's Pizza and Ice Cream Parlor

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44951 Ukiah Street, Mendocino, CA
+1 707-937-2436
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11:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 20:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 21:00
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Arlington, Virginia, United States
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103 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2015

By our second night in Mendocino, my husband and I wanted something more down-home than the more fancy and relatively expensive dinner options. We sought this place out, it is downtown but a little off the main drag. Mostly pizza, ice cream and salads/soups/sandwiches, but a very good selection and it looked like a family-run place which is a plus... More 

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Thank Betty B
Saxonburg, Pennsylvania
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2015

I'm a little late in my review, so I apologize. We came during October of 2014 from PA and at the last minute, our oldest daughter (7yrs at the time) joined us for the trip. So of course, we were looking for a place that a kid would like to eat at as well, right in Mendocino. That is when... More 

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Thank JLC1011
Santa Rosa, California
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61 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2015

The food here is average - we had a pizza and the bean soup which were acceptable but the atmosphere and the patio seating when the weather is good is fine.

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Thank TaiTam1
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19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2015

We love Frankie's pizza, ice cream and outdoor seating . Highly recommended with great service . Pet friendly

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Thank Michelle B
Boynton Beach, Florida
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2015

Frankie's is owned and operated by Ruth and Scott two very friendly customer focused hands on proprietors. Together with their employees they create a home like atmosphere and you feel like you can just relax, enjoy the food and or hang around and just chat. The ice cream is from Fort Brag a local supplier, with great taste and a... More 

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london, england
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41 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2015

Nice cow licks ice cream served here. Good range of flavours and the staff are very nice and the vibe is very cool. Lots of young families come here. We did not eat but went here twice and each time a lot of people were and they seemed to be enjoying their pizzas which looked ok to me.

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Thank blakeholiday
Trabuco Canyon, California
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609 reviews
181 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 213 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2015

We looked at the pizzas and how long it would take and opted for ice cream instead. That pretty much sums it up. They are open later so it helps in this small town.

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Thank Anonymous855
Santa Cruz, California
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2015

Stopped by Frankie's for an ice cream after dinner. Sampled the Ginger ice cream, but settled on the coconut :)

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Thank coralgeo
UK
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56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2015

We really struggled to find casual dining in Mendocino in the evenings. The Pub doesn't allow under 21's and we weren't in the mood for formal dining. Frankie's pizzas were good, the staff were amazing, the atmosphere was friendly and upbeat and they served great beer.

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Thank Dancingtigga
Lyon, France
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2015

Excellent ice cream. Helpful staff. And they have a "mini" scoop size option so you won't ruin your diet unless you want to.

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Thank lyonlauric

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$3 - US$15
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 20:00
Monday
11:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 20:00
Thursday
11:00 - 20:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 44951 Ukiah Street, Mendocino, CA
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Mendocino County  >  Mendocino
  • Phone Number: +1 707-937-2436

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