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Frank's Pizza

#90 of 7,374 Restaurants in Houston
Certificate of Excellence
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Downtown
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417 Travis St, Houston, TX 77002-1807
713-225-5656
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11:00 am - 1:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Wed 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thu 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 3:00 am
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Delivery, Takeout

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Visitor rating
  • 45
    Excellent
  • 32
    Very good
  • 8
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
A touch of New York

This became a favorite of our group. Late in the evening the place is pretty crowded. Great Pizza and a good salad

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
Don H
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Indianapolis, Indiana
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Indianapolis, Indiana
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28 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This became a favorite of our group. Late in the evening the place is pretty crowded. Great Pizza and a good salad

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Thank Don H
Chehalis, Washington
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is a small little hole in the wall and there is not a lot of seating inside. But the pizza was to die for (New York fold-able style) and very reasonably priced. That could be because the parking lot across the street is a rip off, so watch out for that.

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Thank lovetotravel133
Houston, Texas
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you want really great pizza, this is the place to go. The service was fantastic and quick. I think its best to walk in to get the best experience.

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Thank Don S
Houston, Texas
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126 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

this is great pizza made simple the sauce is really good not too overwhelming and most of all it is affordable Frank's doesn't compromise the taste for the cost.

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Thank Quarnda
Texas
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30 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I come into Frank's all the time when I'm downtown, sometimes I even make a special trip downtown just for their pizza. It's not a huge place, so there isn't a lot of seating, but I usually always find a place to sit upstairs, whether I come during lunch, dinner, or late night. They removed the booths upstairs to make... More 

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Thank kathleenl183
Athens, Ohio
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2016 via mobile

We loved that it was a local place and it was inexpensive. We just got a cheese pizza and it was good. The waiters were not very friendly but they weren't bad. Well come back if we can. Houston is awesome.

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Thank michaelzach
Alexandria, Louisiana
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98 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2015

Great pizza that is big and delicious. This is the big city pizza with the charms of a hole-in-the wall place. Locals and others, families and couples all make it home.

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Thank Henry R
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35 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2015 via mobile

We came upon this place after visiting with family at some local bars. It was quick and easy to order, some of us had slices of pizza, one had a burger and the others had the lasagna. We all enjoyed our food very much and agreed we would come back for sure.

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Thank pmd27059
Summerville, South Carolina
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145 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2015

My wife and I were visiting friends in Houston and were told to walk down to Franks for the best "NYC Style" pizza. I've eaten a lot of pizza in NYC. Franks is thin and large, like NYC but it was overcooked ( I had a several black pepperonis). There was hardly any sauce, and I felt the flavor was... More 

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Thank mark_kerr
North Richland Hills, Texas
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28 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2015

Saw a review about this great NYC style pizza place in downtown Houston - so thought we'd give it a try - greatly surprised - good pizza and friendly service!

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Thank daisyglory

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 417 Travis St, Houston, TX 77002-1807
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston>  > Downtown
  • Neighborhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: 713-225-5656

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 20
  • Cuisine: Pizza, Italian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 3:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 3:00 am

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