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Frankie & Benny's - Rochester

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Chariot Way | Medway Valley Leisure Park, Strood ME2 2SS, England
+44 1634 712209
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Chatham, United Kingdom
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36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you have children with no table manners and have no intentions of them ever having any, this is ideal other than that forget it, ordered the rump steak, my plate included a very tough rump steak, two onion rings and chips, not very nice and will definitely not be returning. To top it all the service was very poor... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived to be told a 25 minute wait which I wouldn't of minded if there wasn't 2 clear set up tables and one that just needed cleaning. When we asked the gentleman seating people who was in fancy dress dressed as Dracula he said he couldn't seat us because there's a group of 6 waiting before us who wouldn't... More 

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Thank Liam F
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78 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

Not cheep but food is nice, we had four pizza and four drinks and cost £53 . Did find the place very dark so could not read the menue very well. Staff friendly and helpful.

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Thank Sandeeww
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21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Visited for my grand daughters birthday Big menu selection Good service Average pub type food Reasonably priced Deals offered Ok for get together

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Thank Jacqui D
Kent, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

Love eating at Franky and Benny's, great food great atmosphere. Definitely would recommend these restaurants to anybody. Ok maybe not 4 to 5 star but better than a Harvester.

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Margate
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32 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

It was ok but not worthy of 5 stars. Quite pricey especially on the drink side. The food was not particularly good but it was edible

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Thank Thain
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Having a pre booked table for 15 for a birthday party at the Water's Edge next door which proved disgusting (never visit there save your money for McDonald's it's better), I called in to see if at the last minute they could help us with our predicament. Front of house Matthew advised he could fit 15 in and gave us... More 

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Thank Matt2470
Rochester, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

I always feel everything is rushed in here, if you prefer a more laid back slow pace then this is probably not the best of places. I don't know what it is about the place, just don't feel its a place to relax and enjoy a meal. Saying that, the food is always good

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Thank Kelly P
United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

Popped in for some dinner after a film around (5:30pm). It was very busy but we got seated right away. Area where we were sitting was a little chilly - so sat with my coat on. I had a few kids that kept smacking the back of my chair as their parents had no control over them...they kept getting in... More 

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Thank SH05059
Rochester, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

Had a table for 3 at frankie and bennys and the food was rubbish, straight from the freezer or microwave!! Staff are always friendly and the atmosphere is good, shame about the food. Having said that I do understand that this is a restaurant chain so probably shouldn't expect too much. The priced are expensive for what you get! Been... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 19 - USD 39
Cuisine
Italian, American, Pizza, European
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Chariot Way | Medway Valley Leisure Park, Strood ME2 2SS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Strood
  • Phone Number: +44 1634 712209

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?