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Frankie's Sports Bar and Grill

) #33 of 44 Restaurants in Whitianga $$ - $$$ , ,
37 Albert Street, Whitianga 3510, New Zealand
+64 7-866 4647
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good37%
  • Average24%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
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“scallops” (3 reviews)
“salad” (2 reviews)
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Bar, Pub, New Zealand
$$ - $$$
37 Albert Street, Whitianga 3510, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 91 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was a Lions Game and great to see all the TV's in operation. Food was average but very quick service.

Thank RoseWhanau
Reviewed 3 June 2017

We had lunch here recently. The staff are friendly. You need to order your food separately from the bar. It can be fairly noisey with lots happening. It is good value.

Thank banana36
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

This is our local . friendly staff well priced food and drinks. We support the TAB but better sound and air con this area would help.

Thank V2791FLtonyf
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

If you have coeliacs disease and looking for somewhere to eat which caters gluten free food, this is your place. There is a wonderful staff member there who caters for your every need and goes out of her way to make sure you are provided...More

Thank Derek Y
Reviewed 6 February 2017

We like to find a local pub in the evening when traveling in New Zealand so we can meet local folks. Frankie's was a lot of fun. Very glad we went and will return again on our next visit to Whitianga.

Thank Lori T
Reviewed 2 February 2017

Typical sports bar full of males. Staff were nice. Commentary did not match the TV channel. Food was cheap but I refused to dine there!

Thank Kiwisok
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Had lunch here with children, had been here before and returned again has good value meals, tasty and didn't take long to get served.

Thank nfmcmorr
Reviewed 9 January 2017

We had a less than average meal at Frankie's. My husbands beef schnitzel was cooked beyond recognition, the ribs were average. The kids chicken & Chips - only had one piece of chicken. Deserts were good but expensive for this type of establishment.

Thank Naomi G
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

I watched the UFC here on New Year's Eve and the bar was a good venue for it. Plenty of TVs and a good selection of beer on tap. The bar was very busy and I still had a good view. This is definitely the...More

Thank Craig R
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Terrible experience. Before we took a bite, both our 2 burgers had rotten lettuce and I asked for a refund and the cook was an old lady who didn't own the place but she was the only one there and she was so rude and...More

3  Thank Jade S
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Pub, New Zealand
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 37 Albert Street, Whitianga 3510, New Zealand (Formerly Smitty's Sports Bar and Grill)
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Coromandel Peninsula  >  Whitianga
  • Phone Number: +64 7-866 4647
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