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#87 of 3,152 Restaurants in Austin}
££ - £££American,
407 Colorado St, Austin, TX 78701-2918
+1 512-494-6894
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Bar
££ - £££
407 Colorado St, Austin, TX 78701-2918
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I was craving a pretzel and I got one! Awesomeness! Bar services was great and cocktails were good. But seriously, the pretzel was great and holds up well the next day too as it's huge and difficult to finish in one sitting.

Thank Sarah_ANANAS
Reviewed 5 days ago

While taking a walk in downtown Austin we found Frank. They specialize in Hot dogs and sausages. If you like Hot dogs and spice this is the place. Unless you are very hungry don't order two as they are large and filling. They also have...More

Thank Will0928
Reviewed 6 days ago

Firstly let me state that I like neither sausages nor cheese, so Frank may not be my natural habitat. That said, there's a great selection of beer to go with the vast selection of sausage options. My husband chose a sausage option - yes, it's...More

Thank NellyGinbert
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I'll be back for more food! Just came in for the chocolate covered bacon. A little too cold....the chocolate should not be frozen for full flavor to really be absorbed....

Thank JennifoodieJ
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice quaint spot, helpful staff. But let's be honest it's a hotdog place end of. Excellent selection of beers and very fast service. Maybe a little over priced for what it is. Worth a go though if your in a rush.

Thank Joelshungrydaddy
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I had dinner at Frank for the first time this month and thought it was a great experience. I sat with a family member at the bar and the staff was friendly and eager to help with ordering and making suggestions for drinks and food...More

Thank bruce k
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

A quaint little restaurant, with decent food, but overrated. Food was over priced for what it was, the hot dog was decent tasting, but not worth $10. A few chips on a hot dog. The new bartender was very nice, but the person who seemed...More

Thank Ryan M
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Had not been to Frank for a few years. Stopped in while waiting for an appointment nearby. Had a local beer and a spicy dog. Very quick service as it is set up for downtown crowd.

Thank E1030RSfrankb
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

We visited here twice we liked it so much. The chilli cheese dog is a must try. Nicest hotdog we both had ever had.

Thank bmpecc
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

This is a quick walk from the convention center! We were in town for RTX, and this was recommended on the a RT food vlog. I got the Reuben fries which were HUGE and really good. They are seriously a 2-3 person portion. I do...More

Thank AhAnAsh
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 02:00
07:00 - 02:00
07:00 - 02:00
07:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 407 Colorado St, Austin, TX 78701-2918
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 512-494-6894
Frank is the ideal place for a cheap hot dog and a can of Schlitz beer or an artisanal sausage and a glass of wine. 'High-end lowbrow'The menu includes a loaded Chicago dog for $3.95 (complete with bright green relish and sport peppers), a Jackalope dog for $7 (antelope and rabbit sausage on a Phoenicia baguette with huckleberry compote) and waffle fries starting at $2.50. Daily specials feature gourmet sausages made in-house or on special order by locals: Hudson's Meat Market.
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