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Frank's Pizza & Italian Restaurant

2030 New Bern Ave, Raleigh, NC 27610-2429
919-231-8990
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Ranked #103 of 1,220 Restaurants in Raleigh
Hours:
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Italian, Pizza
Most recent review
- Aug 28, 2014
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English first
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014 via mobile

It is the best NY greasy seasoned pizza ever since I was a baby.I was raised on that pizza for a long time. I know the owner and he isalways welwelcoming. Every chance I get o try to order me a pizza from there. I was raised in worthdale right down the road and it has never changed.

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Brooklyn, New York
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43 reviews 43 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

My husband and I were at a loss to find a good meal when we were in Raleigh, despite lots of recommendations from locals. As a native New Yorker, I am ever skeptical of places that label themselves with "New York Style Pizza" but this one was true! The pizza was really good and the toppings were great. One night... More

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Knightdale, North Carolina
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

I was in my teens, when I first went to Frank's! I am now almost 62. Frank's is still the same ! This is pizza you dream about! One of the first Frank's to own this gem was Frank Amato. He now owns Piccola Italia Pizza in Cameron Village. The pizza is the same at both locations! A lot of... More

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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106 reviews 106 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

Very nice pizza... U will wait forever and there is just the owner making the pizza. I would not let my wife go alone. the service is really basic and it takes all dam day to get pizza. I actually think 20 for a medium pizza is crazy!!! The first pizza we had was great but the second one was... More

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Raleigh, NC
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15 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2013

My girlfriend and I went to Frank's based on reviews from Tripadvisor because we were looking for a new pizza place to try. The pizza was excellent and I would gladly order it for takeout, but I wouldn't eat inside again. The decor was fine and is what you would expect for a typical pizza place, but our server basically... More

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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82 reviews 82 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2013

Based on Google and other reviews I stopped at this place hidden in a small strip of stores on New Bern Avenue. The décor is dated and ordinary, but the staff had ready smiles and helpfulness on their lips. Maxine waited on me with excellence. When she brought my unsweet tea she recommended several items including pizza, sandwiches and entrée... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2013

The pizza was superb. Its a old bldg but trust me the food was excellent. The staff was very nice and you can see him making the pizza right in front of you. Its a busy place but it's worth the wait

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Tarpon Springs
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56 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2013

Found this place on Tripadvisor and based on its good reviews decided to try it while alone on business in Raleigh. I had one of the calzones which was excellent and loaded with ingredients. It was the "individual" but was easily enough for 2 to split unless you are really starving. The ambiance is pretty basic but clean and the... More

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Raleigh, North Carolina, United States
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2013

If you are ever in Raleigh for lunch or dinner and are looking for top flight pizza Frank's cannot be topped. You have to go to New York to find a pizza even remotely as good. They serve the best meatball sub I have ever eaten.

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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26 reviews 26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2013

Been coming to Franks for 25years. It's the best around. The staff is always friendly and pizza is fantastic. If you come to Raleigh, need to get Franks pizza.

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