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Frank's Place

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32945 State Rd 20, Oak Harbor, Whidbey Island, WA 98277-2616
+1 360-675-5850
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Anacortes, Washington
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31 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The "Wanda's Waffles" breakfast was great- some of the best Belgian Waffles I've ever had. The waffles tasted really good had enough texture to handle the butter and syrup and still have a little bit of chewiness and slight crust on top, so they did not get soggy from the syrup. One waffle is really filling. The eggs, bacon, and... More 

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Thank PMBeagle
Oak Harbor, Washington
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 3, 2016 via mobile

Frank's Place isn't five star dining, nor does it have to be. It's a treasure that has to be experienced! The staff is EXTREMELY friendly. The food is VERY good and named for various military items. Items all over the restaurant pay homage to the four services. Occasionally, a group of locals can be found "shooting the breeze" at the... More 

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Thank TonyMinich
Oak Harbor, Washington
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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 7, 2016 via mobile

Place has lots of military memorabilia, but seems like it could use a good deep cleaning. Food is okay, IF the waitress decides you are good enough to take your order. God forbid if a group of their "regulars" come in, because you WILL be ignored. I have tried multiple times to dine here, but have only been successful twice.... More 

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Fredericktown, Missouri
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82 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 1, 2016

Quite an array of breakfast choices, many of which Navy Veterans will recognize! Frank's is a hang-out for older veterans, who are treated very well. We only had breakfast (twice), so cannot speak of the lunch offerings.

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Thank ScribeLynn59
Stuttgart, Germany
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123 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 24, 2016

decent food and super friendly staff. the food is very simple diner grub. suppose the biggest downside is the run down condition.

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Thank smatjapan
Seattle, Washington
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195 reviews
144 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 142 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016

We like going to diners for breakfast and have had good experiences at many. Not Frank's Place. The main thing to point out is that the food is bad. Not just bad, really bad. I'm not sure how a restaurant can mess up breakfast, but our eggs (over easy and sunny side up) both came out almost raw (you know,... More 

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Thank TravelTalk2
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6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 5, 2016 via mobile

Right in Coachman Inn parking lot.. Veteran owned and operated. Family atmosphere and super friendly people. The inside is like a museum of information with pictures and stories. The prices are great and the food cant be beat.. A definate must when on island.

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Thank Susan W
Rayne, Louisiana
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98 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 26, 2016

Burgers and Breakfast are their specialty. Old military ambience to the place. I ate here 40 years ago when it was called Skippers. Place hasn't changed much. Good place to rub elbows with the locals.

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Thank Kenneth L
Kailua-Kona, Hawaii
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123 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2016 via mobile

Loco Moco! Spam! It was like we were back on the Big Island. Frank is a wonderful host and the food is fantastic.

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Thank Revmike4
Lacey, Washington
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78 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

This place is owned by a veteran, which is why we have it a whirl. The reviews we've read weren't great but not terrible. It's a bit run down but I preferred the breakfast meal with rice, gravy and spam. It had a tomato slice on top, not sure it needed the slice of tomato, but I really enjoyed my... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Diner
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 32945 State Rd 20, Oak Harbor, Whidbey Island, WA 98277-2616
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Whidbey Island  >  Oak Harbor
  • Phone Number: +1 360-675-5850

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