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Frank's Place

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32945 State Rd 20, Oak Harbor, Whidbey Island, WA 98277-2616
+1 360-675-5850
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Oak Harbor, Washington
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17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017

Frank's overplays his dedication to US Veterans. I am a vet, but the food is the issue. I tried breakfast there a few times, years ago, but stopped going. Oak Harbor has very little to offer for breakfast, so I tried Frank's again and remembered why I haven't been back. Food not prepared well. Eggs undercooked. Pancakes cool, but not... More 

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Thank Salmontree
Oak Harbor, Washington
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35 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

I have reviewed Frank's Place before, and I had not been impressed. I decided to give it another chance, and I am glad that I did. It was MUCH cleaner, and the young man who was my server was very friendly and polite. The food was quite good. I may start making this a regular stop, as long as the... More 

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Thank Pamela B.K.
Anacortes, Washington
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31 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016

The "Wanda's Waffles" breakfast was great- some of the best Belgian Waffles I've ever had. The waffles tasted really good had enough texture to handle the butter and syrup and still have a little bit of chewiness and slight crust on top, so they did not get soggy from the syrup. One waffle is really filling. The eggs, bacon, and... More 

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Thank PMBeagle
Oak Harbor, Washington
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

Frank's Place isn't five star dining, nor does it have to be. It's a treasure that has to be experienced! The staff is EXTREMELY friendly. The food is VERY good and named for various military items. Items all over the restaurant pay homage to the four services. Occasionally, a group of locals can be found "shooting the breeze" at the... More 

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Thank TonyMinich
Oak Harbor, Washington
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35 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

Place has lots of military memorabilia, but seems like it could use a good deep cleaning. Food is okay, IF the waitress decides you are good enough to take your order. God forbid if a group of their "regulars" come in, because you WILL be ignored. I have tried multiple times to dine here, but have only been successful twice.... More 

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Thank Pamela B.K.
Fredericktown, Missouri
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85 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

Quite an array of breakfast choices, many of which Navy Veterans will recognize! Frank's is a hang-out for older veterans, who are treated very well. We only had breakfast (twice), so cannot speak of the lunch offerings.

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Thank ScribeLynn59
Stuttgart, Germany
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130 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

decent food and super friendly staff. the food is very simple diner grub. suppose the biggest downside is the run down condition.

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Thank smatjapan
Seattle, Washington
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207 reviews
155 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 149 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

We like going to diners for breakfast and have had good experiences at many. Not Frank's Place. The main thing to point out is that the food is bad. Not just bad, really bad. I'm not sure how a restaurant can mess up breakfast, but our eggs (over easy and sunny side up) both came out almost raw (you know,... More 

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Thank TravelTalk2
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

Right in Coachman Inn parking lot.. Veteran owned and operated. Family atmosphere and super friendly people. The inside is like a museum of information with pictures and stories. The prices are great and the food cant be beat.. A definate must when on island.

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Thank Susan W
Rayne, Louisiana
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99 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016

Burgers and Breakfast are their specialty. Old military ambience to the place. I ate here 40 years ago when it was called Skippers. Place hasn't changed much. Good place to rub elbows with the locals.

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Thank Kenneth L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Diner
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 32945 State Rd 20, Oak Harbor, Whidbey Island, WA 98277-2616
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Whidbey Island  >  Oak Harbor
  • Phone Number: +1 360-675-5850

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