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“Great old style diner. ”
Review of Franky's Diner

Franky's Diner
Ranked #361 of 1,288 Restaurants in Cape Town Central
Cuisines: Diner
Description: Franky’s Diner is an authentic 50’s style diner in the heart of Sea Point. Serving up delicious hamburgers, fries and shakes, this diner couldn’t be more 50’s if it tried. Customers can relax and enjoy some hound-dog music while sitting on the comfy red vinyl stools at the counter or they can choose to snuggle up in the back booth. Franky’s Diner is certainly a trip back in time to an era long gone but never forgotten.
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Description: Franky’s Diner is an authentic 50’s style diner in the heart of Sea Point. Serving up delicious hamburgers, fries and shakes, this diner couldn’t be more 50’s if it tried. Customers can relax and enjoy some hound-dog music while sitting on the comfy red vinyl stools at the counter or they can choose to snuggle up in the back booth. Franky’s Diner is certainly a trip back in time to an era long gone but never forgotten.
Reviewed July 24, 2018 via mobile

I was pleasantly surprised to find this 24 hour diner in Seapoint! There is s great atmosphere, the staff are very welcoming and the food was really good. No complaints here! I will go back.

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Reviewed July 6, 2018

AT first, you think you're at the wrong place until you walk in. Very retro and cosy. Emulates the feeling of a typical US diner. From the decor, cosy booths, and extensive Southern US menu, it's really takes you on a trip. Recommend the naughty milkshakes... they are to die for.

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Reviewed June 28, 2018 via mobile

Went to Frankies as a friend of a friend said they did the best flapjack stack, which of you are not South African is a stack of pancakes.
They were nicely presented and could not complain about the potion size, however, was a little disappointed that they were warmed up mass produced, rather than freshly made.
The coffee was not the best either but not the worst by far.

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Reviewed May 11, 2018 via mobile

The best thing I can say about Frankie’s is the service was good. As far as this being an American style diner. Yes for the decor. But it’s a big no for the food. We even gave it two chances thinking maybe the first time was a bad night. Nope. Also we had way better burgers in CT almost everywhere else. No thank you Frankie’s. Boo.

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Reviewed January 13, 2018 via mobile

Tasty juicy burgers but poor service and it was not even busy. I’d definitely buy their burgers again.

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