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Franky's Diner - CLOSED

16937 Stoddard Wells Road, Victorville, CA
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Cuisines: American
Description: Great 50's diner just off the Mojave Fwy. Great burgers and ice cream deserts!! A great stop from LA to Vegas!
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Description: Great 50's diner just off the Mojave Fwy. Great burgers and ice cream deserts!! A great stop from LA to Vegas!

8 reviews from our community

25% Recommend
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English first
Colorado Springs, Colorado
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32 reviews 32 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2013 via mobile

I eat here occasionally. The food is fine but nothing to write home about. It is basically a burger and sandwich joint.I have never had a bad meal and the waitress is always been nice to me. If you're a food snob don't bother with the place but if you want a decent meal at a decent price this would... More

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Riverside, California, United States
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2012

We went there a year ago on our way back from Lake Havasu. As we remembered then the food was so good and service was really great. We decided to take a road trip today and go eat some of the great food. Not! The waitress was so cold and rude. We ordered the same thing as last year and... More

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San Diego, California
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217 reviews 217 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2012

I think a lot of people come in here to use the bathroom since there is not much else in the area during the long drive to Vegas. In fact so did we except as soon as there is any food around my kids decide they are starving so we relented and decided to go for a bite. Service was... More

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Toronto, Canada
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96 reviews 96 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2012

Nice retro decor. Food was okay but service was less than attentive. We were alone in the restaurant and had to wait long time between server visits. Disappointing.

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hesperia, ca
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32 reviews 32 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2012

I didn't get to try the food, because after 20 minutes and the server not even making contact with me, I paid for the tea that the person cleaning tables got for me and went to denny's. I won't be going back to this place anytime soon.

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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59 reviews 59 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2012

This place was perfect! Half-way back from Las Vegas to San Diego. Had scrambled eggs and toast. It hit the spot! Arrived 'bout 8 pm on March 2nd, 2012. Oscar night, if I remember correctly... and they were showing it on their tv. Great food and great service. Lots of fun! don't miss it. Much better than a chain restaurant.

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Los Angeles, California
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68 reviews 68 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2012

Went for breakfast, had the french toast. The price was very fair especially for the amount of food you get. Everything tasted great and was cooked just right. The waitresses were very friendly. Just wish they would have coke in the fountain instead of Pepsi. When you have the place decked out in Coke colors with coke signs, you kinda... More

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Temecula, California, United States
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50 reviews 50 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2012 via mobile

I really wanted to like this place. I love diners- notable ones like the Galaxy in Flagstaff and Mel's in Hollywood- for their funky nostalgia and atmosphere. This one has a neat building and all the kitsch but the waitress was very brusque. I really wanted to like the place but the service pretty much wrecked it. The bathroom was... More

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