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Frank's Steak House

2310 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA 02140-1813
+1 617-661-0666
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good36%
  • Average21%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible2%
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“steak” (50 reviews)
“london broil” (2 reviews)
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American, Steakhouse
$$ - $$$
2310 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA 02140-1813
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1 - 10 of 104 reviews

Reviewed 14 July 2017

There is a small parking lot in the back if you are lucky enough! Once inside it was like any steakhouse nice, elegant, but old decor (it is an old establishment afterall!) There were 2 things that stood out 1) the HUGE Tomahawk steak...36 ozs!!...More

Thank Bundy C
Reviewed 10 June 2017

We have always loved Franks. Tonight we ordered 2 Ribeyes. One was not cooked quite as we expected. We told our bartender, but it was still very tasty so we said that we would keep it. Next thing we knew, the owner came over and...More

Thank Stacey M
Reviewed 28 May 2017

This is our go-to restaurant every time we are in Cambridge. The steaks are consistently great (go for the Tomahawk - share it if you must) and the staff treat you like family.

1  Thank Doug S
Reviewed 15 May 2017

two steak dinners and a chicken parm. the meats were yummy, but everything else was so so. salad consisted of a few sparse greens and a ring of red onion and one slice of cucumber. Baked potato was burnt all around the outside. chowder, weird...More

Thank catandmouse50
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

The meal called steak actually is boiled meat and has nothing to do with steak. Sorry... the raste of meat is not bad but this is not steak. Meat was slowly boiled. Served temperature was too low. It felt like it was precooked andcthen warmed...More

Thank Pēteris V
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

This is restaurant is a favorite of customers who come quite a distance. It's a large, well managed family Italian restaurant. It has an active sports bar, a local favorite, and a large area for diners. The menu is broad and thoroughly satisfying. They must...More

Thank Michael R
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

We used to got to Frank's years ago, when the deli was on the same block. Frank's is an institution. Salads are steak house quality. The steaks are done perfectly, old fashioned way. Sides are all way good, appetizers are very good. If your looking...More

Thank Paul B
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

We had a 7:00 reservation and arrived a few minutes before 7 and checked in. At about 7:10 I asked if we would be seated soon And she said there were 2 other parties of 4 before us. At almost 7:30 as many who came...More

2  Thank kidfree
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

A local landmark for years Frank's is an excellent choice for its Steak, appetizers and casual atmosphere. It can be busy on weekends and evenings so we usually like to go in the early evening. The steak has always been good but there has been...More

Thank wmblackstone
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

Delicious food. May want to make reservations if you're planning on going in a weekend. In a nice area of Cambridge. It's not overly expensive, but it's pricey.

Thank Sarah C
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Maureen T
15 April 2016|
Response from Marco19632013 | Reviewed this property |
Great place front will seat@ 75. Depends on you want.. passed hourderves then buffet or sit down dinner. I would opt for the first. I don't know if they have private dining roo but for the value and guality you can't go... More
3 August 2015|
Response from InfoTravler |
Yes, there is limited parking directly behind the building and more parking at the bank/donut shop
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:30
16:00 - 21:30
16:00 - 21:30
16:00 - 21:30
15:30 - 23:00
15:30 - 23:00
15:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2310 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA 02140-1813
  • Public Transportation: 77 bus to the front door from Arlington or Harvard. Red Line to Davis Square and 7 minute walk
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: +1 617-661-0666
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