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Frankie's Piccolo Bistro

656 N Salina St, Syracuse, NY 13208-2509
+1 315-479-8797
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good28%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
18 Nov 2016
“Stiffed gift card”
20 Jul 2016
“Literally licked the veal off the chop!”
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
656 N Salina St, Syracuse, NY 13208-2509
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Reviewed 18 November 2016

Frankine's is now a Chinese restaurant. I found out from a waiter in Atillio's the the new owners made an offer he couldn't refuse. And, like The Donald, Frankie stiffed me for the gift card I had given my wife! Otherwise the food used to...More

Thank JimBobxxx
Reviewed 20 July 2016

The father and son team never fails to deliver. The son as chef offers any number of delightful special creations, usually with an Italian flare but not limited to that alone. The wine offerings are unique and not apt to be found elsewhere- ask for...More

Thank punchbug8
Reviewed 18 March 2016

My wife and I had an early dinner here on a Wednesday evening and we were the only ones in the restaurant. The server was excellent, maybe because he had little else to keep him busy, but more likely because he was a good waiter....More

Thank Joe H
Reviewed 21 February 2016

For the past 5 years or so, we have tried most of Italian restaurants in Syracuse and nearby suburb areas because of my Jewish husband from Long Island (who grew up eating Italian food several times a week). According to him (and I fully agree...More

Thank Park A
Reviewed 17 February 2016

Although the restaurant seems small, the food and service was big! The menu is interesting, not the same-old typical Italian restaurant offerings. The servers are professional and helpful. We enjoyed being able to talk, and not be drowned out by an overly crowded setting. We'll...More

Thank gingersnap3
Reviewed 11 January 2016

We had high hopes for a nice Saturday night dinner. We ordered a drink and the waitress took our dinner order and we ordered a bottle of wine. We had half a drink left when the food arrived. The bottle of wine had not been...More

Thank Cynthia C
Reviewed 11 January 2016

Made reservation for party of 16-18, 3 weeks prior, for upstairs shared private room, required a credit card to hold. 14 of us made it, started out great. Eggplant Lasagna very good, 1 sea bass of 2 very good, one awfully overdone, sirloins with yams...More

Thank Willisdds
Reviewed 13 December 2015

Four of us went to dinner there on a Saturday night. We didn't have a reservation but called from the car as we drove over. Although it was a busy holiday time, we were fortunate that they had a "no show" and we were seated...More

Thank SkanLaker
Reviewed 12 November 2015

After year's of hearing about Frankie's Piccolo Bistro as the butt of mob jokes, I decided it was time to see what this place was all about. So, I took my wife there for her birthday dinner and we were accompanied by my son, who...More

1  Thank Warren F
Reviewed 20 October 2015

My husband and I visted on a Friday night at Seven and we were the only people in the small cozy place. However shortly thereafter there was only two tables available. I guess 7 is early for heading out...who knew! We had meatballs as an...More

1  Thank Kerriecarr7245
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 656 N Salina St, Syracuse, NY 13208-2509
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Syracuse
  • Phone Number: +1 315-479-8797
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