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Frank's Diner

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American, Diner
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508-58th Street, Kenosha, WI
06:00 - 13:30
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Sun 07:00 - 12:30
Mon - Fri 06:00 - 13:30
Sat 07:00 - 13:30
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Colorado Springs, Colorado, United States
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28 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This place is a true original. I tiny box car type of diner with the grill open to all to see. The staff is super efficient and friendly when they have the time to be. The food just can't be beat. Everything is gigantic portions, so go hungry. I once ordered a cinnamon roll which was a size of a... More 

Thank Dana G
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25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

I have been going to Frank's diner, since I was a little girl. It's the same great food with the same great service. They are make it fun and it's always interesting looking around at all the history of the diner on the walls.

Thank Katy J
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Personally my favorite place to get food in the morning. Most people go with the garbage plate, that's what I always hear about. I ordered the Bleu Shu Burger and I seriously can't come to grips ordering anything on the menu after having it. The Bleu Shu burger is the sandwich you've been dreaming about your whole life. I've had... More 

Thank Brian C
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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41 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I visited Franks for the first time today. We were out early this morning and it was bitter cold, so I suggested we try it figuring it wouldn't be as crowded as it usually is (per all reports about this place). We were THRILLED with our experience, you walk in and just get in line which entails... More 

Thank voban1
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our cousins brought us to Frank's Diner on New Year's Eve for late breakfast/lunch. Garbage Plate, burger and fried egg sandwich were awesome! And so we're the Bloody Mary's. Found out that one of the current owners grew up and attended school in our neck of the woods, so we reminisced and chatted with her for awhile. Would definitely suggest... More 

Thank BeachLoverBeckina
Boston, Massachusetts
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26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

We were mini road tripping to pass the time and drove into Kenosha. We stopped at this little gem. Great burger (stuffed with blue cheese). Sons had French toad with home made bread. Great service.

Thank Cctoad
Chetek, Wisconsin
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26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

The building and atmosphere were no indications of the "real" foods served at Frank's Diner. The four of us shared a cinnamon bun for starters, delish! The food was served in record time and it was delicious. One fellow sitting outside said "it is worth the wait" and he was right!

Thank ChetekhomeJan
Rockford, Illinois
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

A fun experience and just like you were in a train car from years past. Food was very good and nice size helpings. Would go back in a heartbeat.

Thank electric599
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

An old railroad car converted to a diner. Small dining area, but that's part of the great atmosphere. By far, the garbage plate is what put Franks on the map. Right downton near the lake with a fantastic breakfast. Can't ask for more.

Thank Steve A
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Wonderful Diner with great Breakfast choices epecially the Garbage plate, It is a fun place to have breakfast.

Thank Pam K

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
American, Diner
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
07:00 - 12:30
06:00 - 13:30
06:00 - 13:30
06:00 - 13:30
06:00 - 13:30
06:00 - 13:30
07:00 - 13:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 508-58th Street, Kenosha, WI
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Kenosha

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