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Frankie Pestos Italian eatery

K7L-167 Ontario St, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
+1 613-542-1071
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good29%
  • Average17%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible11%
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“salad” (19 reviews)
Opens in 2 min
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
K7L-167 Ontario St, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I had a pasta dinner and we asked for some garlic bread with cheese! What we got was a full loaf of bread, with the cheese on one side and falling off! They put hot pepper spice on the bread, which both...More

Thank Adrian Peter G
Reviewed 1 week ago

This restuarant was recommended and we made reservations for a group of 9. They were ready for us and we had excellent service and our meals were delicious. They specialize in Italian food.

Thank 265annh
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I are non-caucasian. We are Canadian born and speak english fluently. We decided to take our 3 kids (6,4,and 2) here. We were greeted initially and they told us it would be a few minutes until our table would be ready. They...More

Thank Ricebowl_3
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Frankie's used to be a great place but it is now slipping downhill. The steak our friend had was served blue rare instead of medium rare. My pasta was not cooked all the way and cold. The wait staff was hard to track down. The...More

2  Thank DaveLivermore
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I tend to avoid eating Italian unless it is a very high end dining establishment because most Italian restaurants disappoint me. Frankie Pestos was no exception. I had eaten there before...a long time ago and the food was and still is pretty good but a...More

1  Thank LBtravelandfood
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food: great flavour, pasta cooked right. Most meals was a little too heavy on garlic which several of us experienced. Service: decent polite and relatively fast for a Saturday night. Suggestion: get some better after dinner candy. I know it's minor thing but it was...More

Thank Denis D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This restaurant was the first one I found after I walked out of my hotel. I'd had a long drive, it was a bit late, I still had work to do, and I just wanted to eat as soon as possible. So somehow I wasn't...More

Thank 416Traveller2013
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The restaurant was very busy and there weren't really enough serving staff. However we were not in a hurry and the food was good when we got it. Despite being rushed off her feet our waitress was very friendly and welcoming.

Thank Lyn B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband, adult son, and I dined at Frankie Pestos on Tue, Sept 12th. Our server HEATHER was delightful. We enjoyed our meals. Save room for dessert!! We had espresso and pecan caramel flan, and caramel carrot cake. DELICIOUS!!!!!!! The music and atmosphere was very...More

Thank sassynewyorkgal
Reviewed 11 September 2017

The gentleman at the front desk was so nice, I couldn't believe his level of professionalism and friendless. We were so pleased with the service and the food was awesome. Will certainly go again!

Thank Jim B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: K7L-167 Ontario St, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Kingston>  > Downtown Kingston
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Kingston
  • Phone Number: +1 613-542-1071
"With a global selection of lovely wines and a menu that changes constantly, we strive to create a delicious selection of food. Our friendly and dedicated staff has one goal: to ensure that you have the perfect environment in which to connect with your own friends and family over a meal that both surprises, and delights you.In Italy there is a saying, "Chi Mangia Bene, Vine Benne" (He who eats well, Lives well.) At Frankie Pesto's we promise we"ll do whatever we can to live up to that... because nothing pleases us more than to see happy and satisfied guests during their dining experience.
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