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Frankie's Italian Kitchen and Bar

765 Beatty St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 2M4, Canada
+1 604-688-6368
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good36%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
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7:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m. Hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
765 Beatty St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 2M4, Canada
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Reviewed November 16, 2018 via mobile

We were staying at Georgian Court for an event and decided to give the restaurant on site a try for breakfast before heading home. Sadly we were underwhelmed. The service was slow, the food was mediocre and it took forever to flag down the server...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank MelodyP430
Reviewed November 9, 2018 via mobile

Went to the Jazz club attached to the restaurant. We had a great time. The trio playing were quite good. It was alonst like a private show since it was pretty empty. I felt for the band, but we still enjoyed ourselves very much. The...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank I5787BOadamm
Reviewed November 4, 2018 via mobile

Took the family to Frankie's for lunch for my sons birthday,was a let down from past dinners I have had there. Optic was shortage of staff to serve at the lunch hour. My son did not finish his spaghetti carbonara so I took it home....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Peter C
Raffaele A, Owner at Frankie's Italian Kitchen and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded November 5, 2018

Hello, I apologize for not providing the true Frankie's experience you have received in the past. We do value all comments and I would like to accommodate a reservation directly for you and son on your next visit to Frankie's. Please call or email me...More

Reviewed November 3, 2018

I've eaten at some of the best restaurants in Vegas and other cities and this one compares with them. The food was incredible, the ambience beautiful, service was wonderful we weren't rushed at all this is truly a crown jewel in Vancouver.

Date of visit: October 2018
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Raffaele A, Owner at Frankie's Italian Kitchen and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded November 5, 2018

Hello, We're happy to hear you enjoyed yourselves at Frankie's. Thank you for sharing your experience. We look forward to serving you again. Thank you Raffaele

Reviewed November 2, 2018

Really looked forward to trying this Northern Italian menu. Arrived 10 minutes before our reservation time and were seated at a lovely round table. The atmosphere and ambiance of the place was very nice. I advised the waitress the table was very nice and that...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank MySunFun
Raffaele A, Owner at Frankie's Italian Kitchen and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded November 3, 2018

Hello, I would like to apologize on your recent experiences at Frankie’s. We do strive to produce authentic Italian food and take great pride in delivering an exceptional dining experience to our guests. Unfortunately we fell short on delivering this experience and I do sincerely...More

Reviewed October 24, 2018

Dropped in before going to the Canucks hockey game. Very friendly staff, warm and inviting atmosphere. Regular italian fare but the freshness and preparation were definitely above average. We enjoyed the Rigatoni and Lasagna. I also had their soup special, a seafood chowder, that was...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Win0155
Reviewed October 24, 2018

Came here because it was conveniently located by the Hampton Inn Downtown. After a long day of flying, we wanted something simple. We were immediately seated because the restaurant was not really busy (we were early). It certainly filled up by the time we left....More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank 2CAtravelers
Reviewed October 22, 2018

Our meal was very good, and our evening was excellent, but since this is a restaurant review, I feel I have to go with the very good rating. My standard for risotto is high, and while this was very enjoyable, it didn't make me say,...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank SkykomishBob
Reviewed October 17, 2018

Group of 5 went before theatre. Really enjoyed our meals and the service was excellent. Will definitely be back

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank HendryBC
Reviewed October 16, 2018 via mobile

I went here the other night after a different restaurant had their computers crash, or something. But this place was delicious! I had the seafood linguine, and my friend got the mushroom risotto. The ambience is that of a dimly lit, but very comfortable, restaurant....More

Date of visit: October 2018
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Raffaele A, Owner at Frankie's Italian Kitchen and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded October 17, 2018

Thank you for coming in and giving us a chance to serve you. First impressions are very important. We look forward to serving you again. Raffaele Aiello Proprietor

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June 28, 2018|
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Response from Raffaele A | Property representative |
Hello, Yes, we offer our full Frankie's Italian Kitchen menu in the Jazz Club. Hope to see you soon. Raffaele Frankie's Italian Kitchen & Bar
March 10, 2018|
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Response from veronicavanwyk | Reviewed this property |
No it’s pretty casual.
March 8, 2017|
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Response from Raffaele A | Property representative |
We do have different genre of live jazz playing in the evenings. Some styles are for a listening audience and others lend itself for quiet conversations.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$27
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
7:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 765 Beatty St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 2M4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 604-688-6368
  • E-mail
Frankie's Italian Kitchen & Bar offers traditional, simple and fresh Italian meals based on family recipes with the flavours of southern Italy as well as newly inspired Italian dishes in a contemporary but classic setting. The menu offers a wide selection of fresh house-made pastas and traditional comfort fare. The bar offers classic cocktails and the wine list is focused on well represented and down-to-earth British Columbia VQA wines and imported Italian wines. Frankie's, true Italian, family food & friends. Close to Rogers Arena and BC Place Stadium.
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