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Frank's Chicago Shrimp House

4459 S Archer Ave, Chicago, IL 60632-2845
+1 773-523-4624
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good33%
  • Average16%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
20 Dec 2017
“Smaller than they used to be”
10 Aug 2015
“Great Shrimp, Everything Else Bland”
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American, Seafood
4459 S Archer Ave, Chicago, IL 60632-2845
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Reviewed 20 December 2017 via mobile

I've been to franks many times but last time was different.i called in order and picked up 1 lb. chicago shrimps.they seemed smaller in size.i have a small kitchen scale at home and they weighed 12oz.Shrimp taste great but give me my 17.50 worth.

Thank peeski
Reviewed 10 August 2015

Found this spot while visiting downtown Chicago and looking on Yelp for somewhere to dine on some seafood. This was one of the closest seafood restaurants that came up and it had 4.5 stars. We didn't know until we walked thru the door that it...More

Thank Miss J
Reviewed 26 April 2015

Jumbo shrimp. Plain or garlic breaded. Love these shrimp for their size plus they are not at all greasy. Really haven't tried anything else. Decent service.

Thank Linda K
Reviewed 1 July 2014

Being from South Louisiana, I'm hard of places in the north that sell seafood. I was raised on the Gulf of Mexico, spending weekends in Grand Isle, Louisiana ....fishing, crabbing, pulling for shrimp with my dad in our small boat. I know what fresh gulf...More

Thank geauxtger
Reviewed 30 December 2012

Been coming here when visiting for 25yrs. Franks has another place on addison but i like this southside place better.People working here have always been great. His prices are norm for shrimp but his product is the best. I love the chicago style with the...More

Thank s g
Reviewed 5 November 2012

There are literally thousands of places that serve fried shrimp in the Chicagoland area, but nary a few really get it right. This place is all about getting it right. Fran's is a very old, very traditional business that understands quality. Are they inexpensive? No...More

Thank geoandsusan
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Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4459 S Archer Ave, Chicago, IL 60632-2845
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Southwest Side
  • Neighbourhood: Southwest Side
  • Phone Number: +1 773-523-4624
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