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Frank's Diner

1516 W 2nd Ave, Spokane, WA 99201-7020
+1 509-747-8798
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“hash browns” (109 reviews)
“meatloaf” (32 reviews)
Open Now
06:00 - 20:00All hours
American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1516 W 2nd Ave, Spokane, WA 99201-7020
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We had heard about this diner and were concerned by the wait times but beat the crowd early on a Saturday morning to experience a great meal with family-friendly staff. The food was delicious but the staff was what made it a great experience.

Thank Lisa H
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My family flew into Spokane when traveling to Glacier National Park. As it was midday, we consulted TripAdvisor for a good lunch stop. Frank's was definitely a great choice. We all had breakfast, and it was delicious. The service was excellent, and the atmosphere was...More

Thank LauraDTRN
Reviewed 2 days ago

Got to thr resturant around 10:15 a.m. Parking lot was full and hard to maneuver. Ended up parking across the street. We checked in for a 45 min wait for a party of 5. We were seated in just about 40 min. The place is...More

Thank Gary_Val_AZ
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

What an amazing place. The atmosphere is fantastic and the waitstaff took very good care of us and our food came very quickly. The food was excellent. It is a definite must if we get back to Spokane.

Thank James G
Reviewed 4 days ago

Frank's Diner is a really great place to eat breakfast or take your out of town guest's for a fine breakfast. Their food is great, their staff are friendly and knowledgeable or what they have to serve. Parking is a little a little crowded but...More

Thank Thomas G
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Franks is a local institution serving fantastic breakfasts in a converted historic railroad dining car. Every month they literally serve tons of the best hash browns I have ever eaten. Bacon is locally-sourced apple-smoked and thick-sliced. I am a bacon and eggs guy but my...More

Thank Gregg M
Reviewed 5 days ago

Went in for coffee. Only coffee. Not a fan of coffee but theirs is fantastic. Couldn't resist. Had an omelette. Only place I've ever been that does hash browns right. Well cooked, browned, and slightly crisp. Fantastic! The omelette was wonderful. Very friendly staff. I...More

Thank maxspeedwell
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Thank you Franks Diner, for taking us on an all American trip. We Dutchies have enjoyed our Jalapeño Burgers a lot! Your service is the best, great staff, good food and a special atmosphere! We will pay you a visit when we return to this...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

If you are looking for an unusual place that has a lot of charm with history and very good food you have found it so come on in and enjoy some award winning food in Spokane. We had only five in our party but Everyone...More

Thank Ron S
Reviewed 5 days ago

Been wanting to try this diner. I was extremely pleased. Had had a procedure and hadn't eaten for two days. Was hungry for a juicy hamburger, not a McDonalds or other fast food meal, but a bona fide "juicy hamburger". And I was not disappointed....More

Thank sadlytrue
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Stephen W
16 October 2016|
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Response from James L | Reviewed this property |
Sunday mornings are the very busiest time at Frank's. If I were going to breakfast on Sunday morning, I might divert to Frank-e-doodles at Division and 3rd, Not as chic, but if you like you bacon crisp, they have the best... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1516 W 2nd Ave, Spokane, WA 99201-7020
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Spokane
  • Phone Number: +1 509-747-8798
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