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123 West Portage Avenue, Sault Ste. Marie, MI 49783
906-632-7487
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6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 6:00 am - 8:00 pm
Mon - Sat 6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner
Description: Frank's Place is a locally owned and locally supported hometown restaurant...
Frank's Place is a locally owned and locally supported hometown restaurant that has developed a good catering reputation
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Visitor rating
  • 39
    Excellent
  • 35
    Very good
  • 17
    Average
  • 5
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Good Food

The food is great! Love the fish and the buffet is awesome as well. Then again so is their breakfast! Service is awesome as well. Can't find anything bad to say about this place. Trust me, you will not walk away hungry!

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 23, 2015
LeeAnne2448
Good for:
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Dinner
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99 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

The food is great! Love the fish and the buffet is awesome as well. Then again so is their breakfast! Service is awesome as well. Can't find anything bad to say about this place. Trust me, you will not walk away hungry!

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Top Contributor
84 reviews 84 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Franks is a great spot for lunch! Love the small town cooking and family like staff. Great food. And a great location

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Sault Ste Marie, MI
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Very reasonably priced lunch buffet. Small salad bar but still good. Many soups to try and great selection of meats . Food was displayed very nice. And desserts were great too. Forget your diet when coming for this buffet.

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Sault Ste. Marie
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

My friend and I wanted to try somewhere new to eat and decided to head downtown. The service was fantastic and the food was even better. They had a chicken and pasta buffet for $11.99. You can't beat that price!

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Haslett, Michigan
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17 reviews 17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

Frank's Walleye fried fish on the dinner buffet is excellent. The chili is tasty also. It is hard to go wrong here. The customer service is also very good.

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Troy, Michigan
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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014 via mobile

We go to the Soo a lot. Every trip ends with breakfast at Franks. You will never go home hungry. The food is hot and fresh. Your coffee cup will never be empty

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Detroit, Michigan
Top Contributor
88 reviews 88 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

We visit the Sault a lot, because we have a son at LSSU. The hotel we stay in gives you a free breakfast, but it tastes like a free breakfast. Frank's is better. All their bread is made on site, and is delicious. The portions are good, not too small or too big. Our waitress was very friendly, kept the... More 

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Verona, Kentucky
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73 reviews 73 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014 via mobile

If you're looking for average tasting, generously portioned, affordable meals with not overly friendly service this is your place! Was discouraged from ordering the pizza by our server because "it takes too long." Bummer because this was the only option that sounded remotely good for lunch today. Settled for the breakfast bar which was just OK. My daughter loved her... More 

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Marne, Michigan
Senior Contributor
39 reviews 39 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

Locals at the the Soo Locks recommended Frank's over other eateries. Should have tried the others. Checked the buffet, but decided not to indulge in the "mystery meat" I was told was a beef round simmering and steaming under heat lamps. My wife had the walleye basket which was very good. Nice tender fillets with the baked potato option. My... More 

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Fort Myers, Florida
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

My wife and I stopped here for breakfast. Got in at 10 am and after 11 am finally left. Order was taken after about 5 minutes. After another 15 minutes asked for coffee refill which never came. It appears if you are a local you may get served, however if the waitress ,( who obviously doesn't have access to a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 123 West Portage Avenue, Sault Ste. Marie, MI 49783
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Sault Ste. Marie
  • Phone Number: 906-632-7487

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
  • Cuisine: American, Diner, Italian, Pizza

Description

Frank's Place is a locally owned and locally supported hometown restaurant that has developed a good catering reputation
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 am - 9:00 pm

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?