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Franks For The Memories

645 E Hawley St, Mundelein, IL 60060-1916
+1 847-949-9464
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good23%
  • Average15%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“buffalo wings” (9 reviews)
“curly fries” (2 reviews)
“lake county” (4 reviews)
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645 E Hawley St, Mundelein, IL 60060-1916
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The original owner (retired - son runs the place now) hails from Buffalo, where the "Buffalo Wings" were developed at the Anchor Bar. Since then they sell 5,000 POUNDS weekly!! Franks duplicates these famous wings - large and meaty, cooked to perfection, 3 levels of...More

Thank John A
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

I’ve been eating wings at Franks for years now and it has always been excellent! I don’t know about any of the other food on the menu, but their chicken wings and curly fries are AMAZING! The dining experience leaves a little to be desired...More

Thank Kiersten T
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

During a visit home to Mundelein from Colorado, we always make a stop at Frank’s for tasty tasty wings by the pound. Super friendly staff and the food is reliably delicious. The onion rings and curly fries are good, too.

Thank Sarah W
Reviewed 8 August 2017

The Franks at Franks for the Memories are different and worth the trip. They grill them rather than boiling them. I think it gives the Franks a better taste. People are friendly and service is good.

Thank Stan K
Reviewed 19 July 2017

It is hard to try anything else on the menu because the Wings are outstanding. Nice family run business.

Thank Jim123456782
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

I have a cheeseburger but is renown for there chicken wings. If eating in order is taken when ready brought to your table. Also like their crinkle cheese fries.

Thank Paul W
Reviewed 21 June 2016

typical hole-in-the-wall joint.Not too fancy place but they make it up with their awesome chicken wings!!! Best Buffalo wings around Lake County area.I could eat the whole bucket if I want to.....

1  Thank sdnacion
Reviewed 30 May 2016

Had great food, friendly staff. Over all great friendly place. Defiantly recommend it. Had great fun family time. Ate AMAZING wings. Very quick service was nice too!:)

Thank wythe802
Reviewed 26 March 2016

this place has been here at least 25 years. the original owners were a couple from buffalo ny. now run by their middle aged son. the wings are fantastic, the home made soups are wonderful. the blue cheese dressing is great. get two orders of...More

Thank glschles
Reviewed 5 January 2016

Local joint with a long history of producing some of the best wings in Lake County. You don't have to wait long to try their wings with various sauces. 9/10

Thank Alex M
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Response from Stan K | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I hav used a credit card. It is a great place. Try it and you will become a steady.
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
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Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 645 E Hawley St, Mundelein, IL 60060-1916
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Lake County  >  Mundelein
  • Phone Number: +1 847-949-9464
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