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Frank's Americana Revival

#223 of 7,174 Restaurants in Houston
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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3736 Westheimer Rd, Houston, TX 77027-5222 (Formerly Frank's Chop House) (Weslayan)
+1 713-572-8600
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11:00 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun 17:00 - 21:00
Mon - Fri 11:00 - 22:00
Sat 17:00 - 23:00
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Houston, Texas
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Great lunch on Friday! Husband had Chicken fried steak and I had the salmon Cobb salad with a Hummingbird cocktail- great service but at 2pm , the restaurant was slow- I recommend it to all

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Houston
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 10 April 2017

One of my favorites restaurants in Houston. Located in the River Oaks area. The food is always excellent. The drinks are great. The staff is friendly and polite. They are about the customers.

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Houston
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 24 February 2017

The food at Frank's is very very good. My favorite food is the chicken fried steak. It is very very good. The service at the bar is great. The bartenders are attentive and friendly. This is one of my favorite places to dine and/or have drinks in Houston.

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Jupiter, Florida
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 1 February 2017

Met my daughter and new bf there for dinner. Had an appetizer and wine in the bar beforehand. Bartender was great, wish I could remember his name, had a beard, youngish guy. I had the Shrimp and Grits dinner, and it did not disappoint. Everyone was happy with their meals, daughters short ribs looked amazing.

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Houston
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33 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

Just came from a great family dinner at this place with fantastic American cuisine. Tuna tartare and beef tenderloin appetizers were great! Highly recommend shrimp and grits and short ribs too! Great service. We will be back.

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Thank mcfingeret
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32 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

The food is very good southernly fried to perfection and accompanied with a tasty variety of salads soups and vegetables. The waiters and waitresses are polite and go out of their way to provide a quality service! The food comes out in a timely manner even if neatness is not their strongest suit.

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Thank erastis
Houston, Texas
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85 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 December 2016

First time for lunch - many times for dinner. Thought I'd have a 'working lunch' with colleagues and it was PERFECT. In addition to the amazing menu, the setting was just quiet enough so we could have business discussions. As always, the service is some of the best in the city. Truly "...a classic neighborhood restaurant." Not a seafood restaurant;... More 

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Houston, Texas
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94 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

Wonderful neighbor restaurant. Great fried chicken and basic dishes. Good service and an excellent place to eat. Good bar.

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houstonburbs
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332 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 November 2016

At the suggestion of our daughter, we tried Frank's for our anniversary dinner. So glad that we did! The food was great and the service was excellent! A large variety of dishes at reasonable prices. As our daughter described this place, this is a foodie type of place where the locals eat. Great description! Might not wait for a special... More 

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4 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 17 November 2016

As gumbo judges, we wanted to visit Franks to see how they measured up. Quite well, as a matter of fact. The roux was a nice brown with a savory flavor. There was ample seafood, including oysters, and just enough okra to identify it as truly southern style. Very nice. The fried okra was fantastic as well. We found the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$25 - US$50
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Seating, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3736 Westheimer Rd, Houston, TX 77027-5222 (Formerly Frank's Chop House)
    (Weslayan)
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston
  • Phone Number: +1 713-572-8600
Description
Frank's is a classic neighborhood restaurant, with big city appeal. With a recognized reputation for memorabe food and great service, the "Americana Revival menu features locally sourced fruits and vegetables, along with fresh Gulf seafood, Try the chicken fried steak! It has been highlighted by multiple food critics as "the best" in the State of Texas. The highly acclaimed Fried Chicken and Maple Brined Pork Chop are just as good. The steaks are all Certified Angus and come with generous sides on the same plate, and the salads are almost legendary. Frank's is a place where you can meet your friends in the bar, dine there, or experience the full menu in the dining room. Reservations are recommended but not required. Come see what Chef Albert Estrada is creating.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?