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a.k.a. Friscos

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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American
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Menu

APPETIZERS
$4.95
Wicked Wolf & Tortilla Chips
kitchen-made hot sauce that is perfect for chip dipping. spicy with great flavors - not too hot - just right! wicked wolf is our own hot sauce & it rocks! get a jar to go.
$5.25
Skinny Green Pizza
dont let the name fool you. this is our version of a california pizza. our crust is thin & made with spinach & pesto. it has no tomato sauce on it, but does have lots of melted monterey jack, cheddar & aged romano cheeses. our fresh tomato salsa garnishes the top and is baked into the cheeses. light & very tasty. not traditional pizza, but very friscos.
$6.75
Roasted Red Pepper & Black Bean Dip
we just cant leave good enough alone. the popular r.r. pepper dip now has an accomplice - black beans. this creamy so-west style dip is bold and spicy, but not hot. mild roasted red, black beans, fresh herbs & spices served with tortilla chilps.
$6.75
Napa Nachos
our homemade southwest chicken chili makes for some mighty fine nachos. a.k.a. friscos style. mildly spicy with cheese & salsa. we serve the chips on the side but you can do anything you want with them.
$1.95
Real Grilled Cheese
soft french bread grilled with provolone cheese & seasoning.
BIG FRESH SALADS
Our Delicious Salads Are Prepared To Order And Are Made With The Freshest Ingredients.
$6.25
$5.0
Marina Greens
our version of a garden salad-but improved, of course. we use romaine lettuce, fresh chopped veggies, mild homemade salsa & sprouts. it is lightly seasoned with lemon, basil, oil & vinegar.
$7.0
$5.75
Friscos Cheffy
traditional salad with a little flair. this is a full salad with lots of stuff. we start with romaine lettuce & add baked ham, turkey & salami. then comes shredded cheddar and monterey jack cheeses. we top this salad with our homemade mild salsa, italian seasoning, vinegar & oil.
$7.0
Friscos Chicken
our famous homemade chicken salad & its blend of mild herbs is served on chopped romaine lettuce, tomato & green pepper salsa, & sprouts.
$7.0
Friscos Tuna
our tuna salad is made fresh daily with albacore all white tuna. its lightly seasoned & very mild. served on romaine lettuce, topped with our homemade salsa, & served with a piece of fresh baked bread. this light salad is just perfect for lunch or for dinner.
$7.0
$5.75
Pacific Heights
this italian & greek salad dices salami, & prosciutto on romaine lettuce topped with our homemade mild salsa, feta cheese, olive relish, pepperoncini, & oil & vinegar, seasoned to perfection.
$7.0
Curry Friscos
our fresh homemade chicken salad is lightly curried & served on romaine lettuce, with pasta & veggies. it is sprinkled with shredded cheddar, bermuda onion & sprouts.
$7.5
$6.25
Friscos Cobb
another big salad. this one starts with romaine lettuce topped with diced turkey, natural pasta, crunchy fresh cut veggies, bacon, ripe california avocado, shredded cheddar cheese & ranch dressing.
$7.0
Friscos Baja
this features our homemade chicken salad with a spicy flair. we serve this chicken salad on romaine lettuce with a touch of mild salsa. the unique spices create just the right amount of warmth & the blend is outstanding.
$7.25
$6.0
West Of Sante Fe
this is the salad version of the famous santa fe baked potato. it is served on romaine lettuce. lots of southwest chicken is in the middle of the salad surrounded by veggies, pasta, sour cream, tomato salsa & shredded cheese. it is as big as texas & tastes even better.
$7.5
$6.25
Southwest Chicken Pasta
the high note flavor of our caribbean style pasta with fresh veggies & our mildly spicy sante fe chicken. the jerk seasoning along with a creamy southwest chili sauce & tender chicken are a perfect complement.
GIANT SANDWICHES
Order Sandwiches On A Grilled, Soft French Sub For $0.50 Extra.
$7.5
S.f. Fatboy
youd better be hungry. this monster has ham, salami, bologna, provolone, cheddar cheese, lettuce, tomato, bermuda onion, vinegar & special seasoning all on a fresh baked soft sub.
$7.75
Embarcadero
this carnivores special has 12 pound of the leanest roast beef youve ever seen. with wisconsin cheddar, shredded lettuce, tomato, bermuda onion, mayo & horseradish. served on a fresh baked soft sub.
$6.75
South Of Market
not your average ham & swiss. this one starts with virginia baked ham with mild swiss & is glazed with mayo & california honey mustard. its topped with finely shredded lettuce, tomato & bermuda onion & served on a fresh baked soft sub roll.
$6.75
Nob Hill
better than the day after thanksgiving. 98% fat-free sliced turkey breast is served with monterey jack cheese, dijon mustard, shredded lettuce & tomato on sliced wheat bread.
$6.75
Glen Park
italian genoa salami layered with friscos olive relish & provolone cheese, shredded lettuce, tomato, bermuda onion, special dressing & seasoning. served on a traditional crusty french bread.
$7.5
Presidio
awesome! sliced turkey breast with salami, aged prosciutto di parma, provolone cheese, creamy caesar dressing, shredded lettuce, pepperoncini, tomato & seasoning served on our soft sub. another giant size meal.
$7.0
Fishermans Wharf
albacore tuna mixed with mayo & a friscos blend of seasonings, topped with shredded iceberg lettuce & tomato, served on sliced sourdough.
$6.75
Mission
like brie? melted brie on a toasted french roll with diced tomatoes, green & yellow peppers, bermuda onions with alfalfa sprouts & homemade olive relish. it has that great taste. lite but filling.
$7.0
North Beach
voted the best chicken salad in town (by us, but you will agree). fresh baked chicken breast tossed with mayo & our own secret stuff. topped with shredded lettuce & tomato & served on sliced whole grain bread.
$8.5
Bbq Sandwich & Exploded Potatoes
one half pound of our fresh oven roasted top round beef & tons of the best bbq sauce in the world piled on a big grilled roll makes this an easy decision. served with exploded potatoes makes it a no brainer. order it & enjoy! no growling if someone wants a taste.
AWESOME BAKED POTATOES
Replace A Baked Potato With Exploded Potatoes For $0.50 Extra.
$6.75
The Russian Hill
hickory smoked pit ham & fresh baked chicken breast cover our baked potato. we add our creamy dijon dressing & melted swiss over the top. amazing a.k.a cordon bleu!
$6.75
Sante Fe
this southwest chicken baked potato is one of our most popular. the chicken is in a monterey jack cream sauce & is mildly spicy. the baker is on shredded lettuce. next comes salsa, lots of chicken, sour cream & seasoning. what are you waiting for.
$6.0
Juan Lobo
a hot idaho baked potato buried under our spicy chili, topped with melted wisconsin cheddar cheese & bermuda onion.
$6.75
Kong Lobo
juans ugly big brother. this idaho baker combines chili, melted cheddar cheese, bermuda onion, bacon, sour cream and friscos wicked wolf. try to eat it all.
$6.0
Sausalito
this baked potato is a tasty & healthy treat. imagine a steamy baker topped with homemade tomato, green & yellow pepper salad. then comes 14 pound of california avocado with just the right amount of seasoning. the combination of the unique flavors makes for a lite & delicious meal.
$6.0
Bart
another way popular choice. we start with a steaming hot baker, add virginia baked ham & cover it with creamy ranch dressing & melted cheddar. then we sprinkle it with chives. yum! what a potato!
$6.0
Twin Peaks
another light but filling baker. this hot baked potato is covered with crunchy vegetables & ranch dressing. topped with melted cheddar & away we go.
$6.75
Coit Tower
a steaming hot idaho baker towered with 98% fat-free turkey. we cover it with creamy ranch dressing & melted wisconsin cheddar. chives grace the top of this incredible tasting dish.
$6.75
Redwood
this one starts with a steaming hot baked potato. we pile thinly sliced prime roast beef on top & cover it with creamy ranch & melted cheddar. the final touches include finely chopped red onion & a little horseradish.
$8.95
Flat Iron Steak Potato
our version of meat and potatoes. one half pound of grilled flat iron steak over a steamy baked potato, our special steak sauce & seasoning, melted cheddar cheese & fresh scallions.
AWESOME BAKED POTATOES - EXTRA TOPPINGS
Invent Your Own Potato With Our Extra Toppings.
12 $2.0
Avocado
$1.5
Bacon
$0.75
Capers
$0.75
Cheese
Chives
$1.75
Crunchy Veggies
$0.5
Dressing
extra.
$2.0
Ham
Hot Sauce
$1.0
Pesto
VEGETARIAN
$5.25
Skinny Green Pizza
dont let the name fool you. this is our version of a california pizza. our crust is thin & made with spinach & pesto. it has no tomato sauce on it, but does have lots of melted monterey jack, cheddar & aged romano cheeses. our fresh tomato salsa garnishes the top and is baked into the cheeses. light & very tasty. not traditional pizza, but very friscos!
$6.0
Sausalito
this baked potato is a tasty & healthy treat. imagine a steamy baker topped with homemade tomato, green & yellow pepper salad. then comes 14 pound of california avocado with just the right amount of seasoning. the combination of the unique flavors makes for a lite & delicious meal.
$6.0
Twin Peaks
another light but filling baker. this hot baked potato is covered with crunchy vegetables & ranch dressing. topped with melted cheddar & away we go.
$6.25
$5.0
Marina Greens
our version of a garden salad-but improved, of course. we use romaine lettuce, fresh chopped veggies, mild homemade salsa & sprouts. it is lightly seasoned with lemon, basil, oil & vinegar.
$6.75
Mission
like brie? melted brie on a toasted french roll with diced tomatoes, green & yellow peppers, bermuda onions with alfalfa sprouts & homemade olive relish. it has that great taste. lite but filling.
$6.75
Golden Gate
our most popular veggie sandwich combines hard to find ripe california avocado, monterey jack cheese, alfalfa sprouts, sliced tomato, & caesar dressing. we serve this delight on sliced whole grain bread.
ON THE SIDE
$0.99
$2.5
$3.25
Exploded Potatoes
a friscos original! not your ordinary potato salad. this incredible old world recipe of warm potatoes & stuff is the best.
$3.0
$3.75
Soup Of The Day
creative & hearty homemade soup from our kitchen & made fresh each day. call to find out whats on the stove today.
$2.95
$4.25
Santa Fe Chicken
this is a side order of our sensational santa fe chicken in a creamy southwest sauce made with monterey jack cheese & spicy herbs. its been a favorite for years.
$3.0
$3.75
White Bean Chicken Chili
this is great chili made with fresh chicken breast (instead of beef) & a heavy dose of white beans. it packs a homemade flavor that is very special. ask for a sample!
$3.0
$3.75
Spicy Chili
beef chili topped with finely shredded cheese & mild chopped onions.
$3.5
Friscos Mac & Cheese
traditional mac & cheese - as good as you remember.
FROM THE GRILL
Fresh Food From The Grill. Steak, Chicken And More Cooked To Order.
$8.95
Flat Iron Steak Salad
our flat iron steak has been a hit from day one...then we noticed we didnt have it on a salad. not any more. try this 1/2 pound of grilled steak on fresh greens, salsa with grilled bread & our special steak sauce & seasoning.
$8.95
Flat Iron Steak Special
this steak is from mid-west corn fed cattle & the beef is tender & well seasoned. you get a 12 pound of grilled steak served with exploded potatoes & a salad... our way. try one & you will see. available after 4pm & all day on weekends.
$8.95
Grilled Chicken Special
one half pound if fresh chicken breast marinated in our herb sauce & grilled to perfection. we serve this with a lite creamy dijon & cilantro sauce. it comes with exploded potatoes & a green salad made our way. available after 4pm & all day on weekends.
$8.95
Friscos Grilled Wings
no frying here! these are just twelve of the plumpest, juiciest wings & drums youve ever seen. choose mildly-spicy or spicy-spicy. served with our creamy wicked wolf dipping sauce. (for a real ass chewin, ask for wicked wolf straight up!) our wings are made to order so allow apprx. 10 min.
$8.95
Flat Iron Steak Potato
our version of meat and potatoes. one half pound of grilled flat iron steak over a steamy baked potato, our special steak sauce & seasoning, melted cheddar cheese & fresh scallions.
$8.25
Grilled Chicken Caesar
not your same old, same old. we use a 12 pound of fresh chicken, marinated & grilled to perfection. our version features romaine lettuce mixed with our tomato salad. we add plenty of aged romano cheese & homemade grilled butter & herb croutons.
$8.25
The Examiner
we start this salad with a mound of crisp romaine lettuce & chopped tomato salsa. then we add perfectly grilled 12 pound strips of fresh chicken breast, marinated in our lite mustard & cilantro sauce. topped with fresh chopped scallions. served with grilled bread & a side of ranch dressing.
$8.5
Bbq Sandwich & Exploded Potatoes
one half pound of our fresh oven roasted top round beef & tons of the best bbq sauce in the world piled on a big grilled roll makes this an easy decision. served with exploded potatoes makes it a no brainer. order it & enjoy! no growling if someone wants a taste.
$8.95
Flat Iron Steak Sandwich
we serve mid-western corn-fed beef our new cusomter favorite. this half pound of steak is tender, boldly seasoned & grilled to perfection. served on grilled sourdough bread, with provolone cheese, onions, lettuce & tomotoes & our own delicious steak sauce. we grill to order so allow 10 minutes or so.
$8.25
The Chronicle
a great grilled sandwich that starts with 12 pound fresh chicken breast marinated in a special lite mustard & cilantro sauce, sear-grilled to moist perfection. served on grilled bread with ranch, shredded lettuce, tomato & seasoning.
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

So we had ventured over to Sugarloaf Mountain to take advantage of the beautiful Friday preview to spring. After we came down the mountain we were needing lunch. We opted to head into Frederick. I searched and this place jumped out at me. Then I...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank SoCalGeekinVA
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've been dining at Frisco's for nearly 20 years and have never been disappointed in the food ( with the exception of not caring for the curry chicken salad). On my last visit I ordered a small exploded potato with the TransAm sandwich. The portions...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Marylandvacationer54
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This place is the epitome of "sharing" a meal. Friscos has some great combinations as well as names for their sandwiches...my favorite is the Trans Am...basic Turkey and cheese on a sub roll...it comes with your basic veggies (lettuce, tomato etc) but what makes the...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank markbinmd
Reviewed December 11, 2018

Great sandwiches, sides and salads. Does a brisk take out and has a seating area. Everything is very fresh and a lot of great choices.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank JohnM19146
Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

Everything was incredible. Quality ingredients. Homemade sauces. Exploded potatoes are bomb dot com.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank LovelyLuci711
Reviewed September 13, 2018 via mobile

Incredible selection of food and beverages. Large portions, quick service, healthy choices. What’s not to like!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank HDRoadKing
Reviewed September 1, 2018 via mobile

We shared the Presidio and a Kong Lobo potato and both were really nice. The sandwich was so fresh! The exploded potato was a little overwhelming. We also brought home an order of mildly spicy wings for someone and he really liked them, and he's...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank AlwaysPlanningCarrie
Reviewed August 25, 2018 via mobile

I am a fan. Both salads and sandwiches are very good. My favorite so far is the San Bruno. I love the curry spices blended into the chicken salad ... all layers on fresh bread.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank SakellariosV
Reviewed June 15, 2018

We don't live here but enjoy ordering when we visit. Cute place inside too. Have tried quite a few sandwiches, potatoes and salads so far. The SF Fatboy and North Beach were two of our first..Yum. Tried the Sante Fe and Kong Lobo potatoes. Will...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Smythe5
Reviewed May 15, 2018 via mobile

This is a great spot for lunch or a casual dinner. Sandwiches are always fresh and tasty. Salads and pizza are on the menu as well. There is usually a lunch special. The Exploded Potato is a must order every time. Portions are large, so...More

Date of visit: May 2018
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September 25, 2018|
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Response from tipitongi | Reviewed this property |
No reservations needed. Seating is open.
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We don't, but we have Friday Wine specials. All wine in the beer and wine shop is $1.00 over cost all day.
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