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Frankie & Benny's New York Italian Restaurant & Bar - Braintree

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Braintree Road, Braintree CM77 8GA, England
+44 (0)1376 329157
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9:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 9:00 am - 10:30 pm
Mon - Sat 9:00 am - 11:00 pm
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67 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The meal and the service was friendly and excellent. My brother who accompanied me wanted to be sure the waiter knew that although we were dining as 2 for one the tip was not going to be halved. That was when the bombshell was dropped. It seems that tips added to the bill go straight to the company and NOT... More 

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Thank Terry L
Braintree, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely love the breakfast here! I could smash down any of their breakfasts anyday of the week and leave a happy man!!

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Thank Clive S
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2016

This is a very nice restraint not far from the primer inn Freeport Braintree we did not book on Saturday night but got a table quick. The service we got was good.

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Thank botanic2014
London, United Kingdom
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105 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

We were going to the cinema at Freeport and needed to eat first. Had a great breakfast here even the kids can have sausage, egg, bacon and beans with a drink for £3.95. All other breakfasts were value for money at £5.95. The only gripe would be the thimble of baked beans. It contained about 10 beans and was hardly... More 

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Thank sueolszak
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016

We have been to this restaurant before and this isn't the first time we have had this problem. This time it was Father's day, so you do expect it to be busy, but then surely you would make sure you had either enough staff, or took less bookings. We had booked for 5.30 so that my children wouldn't be too... More 

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Thank Lisa J
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016 via mobile

Went on a girls night out and was served by Andy who couldn't do enough to help. Food and service was fantasic!

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Thank Elaine B
Heybridge, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

very nice food and very quick with service. staff friendly and welcoming. staff very attentive to needs.will go back for more lunches.

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Thank myhunnibunch1
Colchester, United Kingdom
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43 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016 via mobile

Had a lovely meal today, veggie burger was excellent. Was served by an awesome waiter Szabi. Defiantly go back of a lunch time.

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Thank Alice N
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2016

Very friendly staff member who would make you feel at home, they explained the menu very well and helped us to understand the offers. We had a very value meal here. Would love to come back.

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Thank sanjaysaha81
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30 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016 via mobile

Booked for 7 adults and 4 children for a birthday meal. Service slow for food and drinks. We ordered two cocktails at the beginning when we arrived, they never showed! We asked for them again when the food came out and by the time we got the bill they still has not arrived, but we wet charged for them!!! Food... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$37 - $37
Cuisine
Italian, American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 10:30 pm
Monday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Braintree Road, Braintree CM77 8GA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Braintree
  • Phone Number: +44 (0)1376 329157

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