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Frankie's Italian Kitchen and Bar

765 Beatty St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 2M4, Canada
+1 604-688-6368
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good38%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
7:00 am - 11:00 pm Hours
Italian, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
765 Beatty St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 2M4, Canada
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Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

Found my way here years ago with my wife and had a simply fantastic, non-rushed meal. This trip, as I was staying at the same place nearby I decided to give it a go again. Fantastic. Waiters and waitresses were all friendly. Asked my waiter...More

1  Thank Michael A
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Very good experience. I was hesitant to book a reservation at a place in a hotel lobby, but the location was good and there were tables available at the last minute so we decided to give it a try. We visited for dinner before an...More

1  Thank Raeleanne
Raffaele A, Owner at Frankie's Italian Kitchen and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 5 March 2018

Thank you for taking the time to comment on your experiences at Frankie's. We look forward to serving you again. Raffaele

Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

There are Italian posters on the wall but otherwise just a large modern stylist establishment. There were window seats overlooking the Stadium if you feel like people watching but we chose a booth towards the back for a quieter spot. Waiters were all in black...More

Thank palmpirate
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Leisurely bite before the show. We were seated near the band. That was ok even if they were just tuning up. The food was ok. Nothing special. The service was quite slow. Glad we had time to kill. Would I go back. Probably not. Too...More

Thank fanfare50
Raffaele A, Owner at Frankie's Italian Kitchen and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 5 March 2018

Hello First impressions are very important, and I would like to apologize for not delivering the true Frankie's experience. We do strive to produce authentic Italian food and take great pride in delivering an exceptional dining experience to our guests. Unfortunately we fell short on...More

Reviewed 27 February 2018

We stayed at the Georgian Court Hotel, and had access to Frankie's Italian Kitchen and Bar directly from the Lobby of the Hotel. We went to Frankie's for breakfast and enjoyed an excellent meal served by a thoughtful and attentive server (Fransisco was wonderful, and...More

Thank 2out4Adventure
Reviewed 19 February 2018

Nice ambiance, friendly staff and great food! A little on the pricey side when you first look at what's offered vs. the price on the menu, but the portion size and quality match the price in the end.

Thank Althorpe73
Reviewed 18 February 2018

Booked reservations for 5 PM pre-hockey game and they were ready for us. Surprised to find Happy Hour appetizers for our light meal at that time. Had a great BC red wine at a very fair price - for the whole meal for that matter....More

1  Thank krpott
Reviewed 8 February 2018

Made reservations at last minute and it was well worth it. Service and Food was great and waitress was able to squeeze us in over at the Jazz Club even though their billet was full. Fun Night

1  Thank wingerdt
Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

Excellent and unique experience on the vancouver restaurant scene. Surely a must try for locals and tourists alike. Bit of an older crowd, but very lively. Fun place for a small group or date night. Very noisy, when jazz band plays. Excellent and professional jazz...More

Thank Mwellaby
Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

We went to dinner for my friend’s Birthday and also that was dine out Vancouver. So restaurant was fully booked. Their atmosphere and music was great. I ordered Butternut Squash Soup, Meat Tortellini a la Pana, Lavender Crème Brulee. Soup was good but meat tortellini...More

Thank Satomi M
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Jan M
11 March 2018|
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Response from veronicavanwyk | Reviewed this property |
No it’s pretty casual.
9 March 2017|
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Response from Raffaele A | Property representative |
We do have different genre of live jazz playing in the evenings. Some styles are for a listening audience and others lend itself for quiet conversations.
11 February 2017|
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Response from Mick K | Reviewed this property |
I am not able to give you an answer on this. I strongly suggest you go to their website as they have a link that you can use to ask them this question.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 11 - USD 28
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
7:00 am - 12:00 am
7:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 765 Beatty St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 2M4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 604-688-6368
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Frankie's Italian Kitchen & Bar offers traditional, simple and fresh Italian meals based on family recipes with the flavours of southern Italy as well as newly inspired Italian dishes in a contemporary but classic setting. The menu offers a wide selection of fresh house-made pastas and traditional comfort fare. The bar offers classic cocktails and the wine list is focused on well represented and down-to-earth British Columbia VQA wines and imported Italian wines. Frankie's, true Italian, family food & friends. Close to Rogers Arena and BC Place Stadium.
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