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Frank's Place

123 W Portage Ave, Sault Ste. Marie, MI 49783-1919
+1 906-632-7487
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good32%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“soups” (15 reviews)
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06:00 - 21:00All hours
American, Diner, Gluten Free Options
123 W Portage Ave, Sault Ste. Marie, MI 49783-1919
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Went here for breakfast on local's recommendation before we were taking the Soo Locks tour (a must by the way). A lovely clean down home atmosphere and a delightful efficient server added to the experience. The food is generous to a fault but so delicious....More

Thank Cynthia O
Reviewed 4 days ago

I had been going there for years. Knew Frank when he was alive. Food is alright. Not good if your diabetic, though. All starch. But edible. Was told recently not to come back as I cough too much. I have COPD and fibromyalgia and osteoarthritis....More

Thank Carol N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We love going to Franks we always receive great service and excellent food. This is an overall great place to eat.

Thank Mercedes9585
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very good breakfast, lots of value, excellent service. Very clean, bright and cheerful decor. I would recommend this restaurant.

Thank Eva H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Frank's Place was a pleasant surprise for us. Great location downtown. It is a family restaurant and the food and service was great. You received a lot of good home made comfort food for a very reasonable price.

Thank arthuro272
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We recently went to Sault Ste Marie as part of a vacation in the UP. We arrived late and decided to give Frank's Place a try, as folks on the Soo Lock tour recommended it. We came in about 30 minutes before closing, but the...More

Thank jeffpelath
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wonderful home made comfort food. Friendly staff and large selection on the menu. Nice location downtown. Oh and the desserts! Wow!

Thank Beth B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Casual eating, not dining, in a relaxed atmosphere. It was a little late for dinner and the buffet at $12.95 was overpriced for what was left on it, so we didnt chance it. We ordered from the Sr. Menu which had more than usual choices....More

Thank lgietz
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Had the walleye sandwich with curly fries. It was very good fish and the fries were also good. The meatball soup did not look appetizing but it turned out to be tasty. The salad bar did not look appetizing at all because it was so...More

Thank Sent2tell
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Had dinner here on a Friday night. Skipped the seafood buffet because I don't eat Fish. I had meatloaf and my wife had country fried steak. Both were good. The mashed potatoes are real as they had some chunks of pototaes just like moma made....More

Thank allabord56
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Terry K
8 September 2015|
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Response from Kidsrn72 | Reviewed this property |
No bar but if you are in to unique places Antlers is a great bar and it is just down the road. Great staff and a fun place.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 123 W Portage Ave, Sault Ste. Marie, MI 49783-1919
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Upper Peninsula  >  Sault Ste. Marie
  • Phone Number: +1 906-632-7487
Frank's Place is a locally owned and locally supported hometown restaurant that has developed a good catering reputation
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