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Franky's Redhots

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East Main St, Saint Charles, IL
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Bartlett, Illinois
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33 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed August 24, 2016 via mobile

Addison location is better. Not too many places for a gyro in the area but this was the saltiest gyro i ever had before. Skimpy on meat as well.

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Thank Michael P
Bath, Pennsylvania, United States
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20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed July 30, 2016 via mobile

Franky's is excellent. It's clean, bright and friendly. Their daily hot dog special can't be beat. 2 Chicago style dogs, fries and a drink for $6.50 Including tax. The beef, Italian sausage, and gyros are all top notch. Typically the portions are enough for two people.

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Thank Paul S
Dandridge, Tennessee
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122 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed May 3, 2016

Glad I found it. Not a big place and may be part of a chain, but great menu for anyone who grew up around Chicago; good hot dogs, Italian Beef, Gyros and ribs. Been here several times and the food always came out hot, fast and tasted good. Place was very clean as well. Might not be a place if... More 

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Thank cigarron
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37 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed July 12, 2015 via mobile

Great little mom and pop restaurant. Good service and food. My husband and I couldn't even finish the portions were too big. Good value for the money and very convenient to get to. Will be back again!

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Thank Yul611
Dalton, United States
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed April 22, 2015

I was served cold "hot" dogs. Ugh. Typical fast food joint. Some "flash", but how in the world do you serve a cold hot dog??

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Thank Charles D
Chicagoland
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84 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed February 4, 2015

A basic order from the counter and pick up your food place with terriffic choice. They deliver what you order and you take it to a table and get your own drink. They have a number of specials that are well priced. Fine place for a basic meal!

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1 Thank nimagarog
Geneva, Illinois
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724 reviews
601 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 176 helpful votes
Reviewed June 6, 2014

This restaurant was a nice surprise. The food was quite good and the atmosphere was fun, with a 50's flair. We had gyros and the meat was very high quality, large portions and very, very inexpensive. The service was extremely helpful and friendly. I will definitely return.

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1 Thank larryd6578
Chicago, Illinois
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23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed May 27, 2014

So we entered this place and they had at least two signs saying that on Tuesdays their gyro sandwiches are $3.75 "UNLIMITED" which we understood to mean that a patron pays that amount and can get unlimited gyros. Wrong. After I started eating my second, the boss man came to our table and demanded another payment, embarrassing the hell out... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Meals
Dinner
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: East Main St, Saint Charles, IL
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Saint Charles

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