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Franktuary - CLOSED

325 Oliver Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15222
412.288.0322
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English first
New Castle, Delaware
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39 reviews 39 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

They only sell hot dogs. Good for quick lunch and a break from fast food stops. They have many different styles of dogs. Basic side dishes. Limited hours.

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Good visit. Dogs, toppings, sauces were a fresh tasty change from the average hot dog. Glamorized ball park food. They need to take it to the next level. Good prices for what comes to the table. There are a couple areas where I believe the restaurant falls short. They need to think about larger franks, real jalapeno peppers, not the... More 

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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15 reviews 15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Inventing different toppings for hot dogs isn't something new. Overcharging for this product is the norm. The size of the dog is the same size as at PNC Park except PNC PARK offers a natural casing jumbo dog for only $1.00 more than this place. It's a must be scene for the Tattoo Hipster crowd. Enjoy!!

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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13 reviews 13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Everything here was just average. You can get a much better hotdog at the "O" in Oakland. The "O" also has the best French fries in Pittsburgh.

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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103 reviews 103 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Maybe this is not the best location to write a review of the Food Truck associated with Franktuary but we did not see another appropriate place. Pittsburgh's recent fascination with Food Trucks is a good thing if the quality is there to support the industry, but on our one experience with this particular food truck it was not an experience... More 

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Altoona, Pennsylvania
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168 reviews 168 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

I am a rookie vegetarian, so I was a little skeptical about trying the Veggie hot dog (vegan tofu) at the Lawrenceville location but it was very good. It tasted just like a regular frank. I discovered another item on the menu though which was crazy-good: The (fried) Pittsburgh Perogi! (On the menu listed as "From our Friar"). This is... More 

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

Great hot dog shop. Has some different toppings to top the hot dog with. Prices are reasonable and the employees are always friendly.

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Pittsburgh
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39 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2013

Why would you go here when you can get a better dog at Wiener World or Yovi's. The dogs are not that good and way too expensive. They also do not have fries. Ambience also is poor.

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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89 reviews 89 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2013

I was very skeptical of this joint before I went and am very glad that my girlfriend made me go. She is a vegetarian and I was surprised that she wanted to go to a hot dog place. It turned out that they have pretty good veggie options. I loved the French fries and the options that you could get... More 

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Zephyrhills, Florida
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133 reviews 133 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

Be sure to visit the original Franktuary in the basement of the Episcopal Church. You have your choice of bread/bun, type of hotdog, and then the toppings. Prices are reasonable, and your dollars go to help the Episcopalian brothers (local charity). Seating is limited, so get there early. AMEN!

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Additional Information about Franktuary

Address: 325 Oliver Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Phone Number: 412.288.0322
Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pittsburgh
Open Hours:
Monday 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Cuisine: American, Vegetarian

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