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Frankie's on Melrose

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7228 Melrose Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90046-7620
+1 323-937-2801
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good28%
  • Average12%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible12%
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CUISINES
Italian, Seafood
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
7228 Melrose Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90046-7620
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I picked this restaurant to take a friend to for her birthday dinner. She loved the decor and ambiance, and I enjoyed it too, including the fact that the music was perfect - not too quiet but not too loud to comfortably chat over the...More

Thank planetwriter2016
Reviewed May 28, 2017 via mobile

This is a restaurant with alot of history. The walls are covered with interesting classic celeb photos of the Rat Pack, Milton Berle, Frank Sinatra and others. The Owner. Frankie, has been in business 30 years he told me and had some great stories. I...More

Thank traveltime111
Reviewed March 21, 2017

Stopped by Frankie's on Melrose for Oysters, Clam Chowder, Eggplant Paramigiana, Linguini with Clams and a great red. Super food and great service

Thank Lem0ine
Reviewed August 5, 2016 via mobile

This is a good restaurant that I enjoyed. An attentive wait staff. Very on top of their game. The food was good. Not fine Dining but respectful. I would eat here again. Good neighborhood restaurant. Calamari had too much breading and the sauces were not...More

Thank Jon S
Reviewed April 4, 2016

Coming from the New York area,we thought it might be a treat to take a couple out to a "typical" New York Italian style restaurant. With its dark decor, the New York ambiance was through its photos displayed throughout the restaurant. The place is very...More

Thank PepperNewJersey
Reviewed February 18, 2016

Frankie himself greeted us and told us about his Lower East Side heritage. He brought great marinara sauce with him. We loved the meatballs, eggplant parm and chicken parm. Bread pudding and freshly-filled cannolis were perfect. And the bartender made a killer Negroni. We had...More

Thank Steve W
Reviewed July 25, 2015 via mobile

After hearing about Frankie's my friend and I decided to give it a try. Here's what we liked: nice ambiance, nice music, quiet, and good service. I really liked that the owner, Frankie, introduced himself to all of his guests. Unfortunately, I did not like...More

Thank Isunwin
Reviewed October 5, 2014

What a nightmare. Ordered delivery on 10/5/14 using Eat24 app. Food never arrived. Each time I called the restaurant (first time after one hour) I was told it was on it's way. At hour number 2, I was told it hadn't left yet because they...More

Thank ArnieLA
Reviewed January 25, 2014

We had a great meal here on my youngest daughter's birthday. The service was excellent and the food equally as good. Reminded me of an old school New York Italian restaurant. The waiter heard us talking about my daughter's birthday and at the end of...More

Thank BisonStampede
Reviewed August 18, 2013

First I must say I have always wanted to eat here- a friend told me Frank Sinatra would eat here and have "private parties"-so the history of Old Hollywood drew me here. Sunday night- got here early maybe 5:30- 6pm- quiet- love the decor inside-...More

Thank BackRoadsUSA
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$21 - $30
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7228 Melrose Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90046-7620
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Central L.A
  • Neighborhood: Central L.A
  • Phone Number: +1 323-937-2801
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