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Franklin's Restaurant

5123 Baltimore Ave, Hyattsville, MD 20781-2042
+1 301-927-2740
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good46%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“onion rings” (23 reviews)
“burger” (46 reviews)
“fish and chips” (11 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
5123 Baltimore Ave, Hyattsville, MD 20781-2042
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Not sure if we ordered the wrong thing or what but my salmon was so bland I actually put salt on it which I never do. Husband had pizza - nothing special, sons had burgers and steak, okay but not great. We don't drink beer...More

Thank Beth V
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went here with family to celebrate my son's birthday (who is a U of MD student). Its a quick drive down Rt 1 from College Park, and you can't miss its sign. In the middle of an artsy section of Hyattsville, the place is 1...More

Thank Kraig M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There for my wife's Birthday, we usually like to kick it up a couple of notches for celebrations. However being from NJ and out of our element we got a recommendation from the hotel we stayed at. Casual environment friendly waiter no other employees said...More

Thank gmcdog731
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Listen… I am on a one-woman campaign “to get everyone under the sound of my pen to have a meal at the restaurant called Franklins.” It was a rainy Friday night in September. I was riding with my friend and we were trying to find...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Had a few of the beers and the onion rings. They were good. I loved being able to have a 4 oz sample before ordering a full beer. There were a variety of flavors and hops so everyone left happy. Great joint.

Thank Angela5183
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

Nice find outside of College Park. Had a delicious lunch after football game. “Oktoberfest” menu - Oktober burger was delicious. Everyone enjoyed their meal, ribs, crab cakes and chicken sandwich. Nice beer selection. Worth the short drive to get out of the main drag and...More

Thank 3boyzfamily
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Such good food, such a fun atmosphere. Local everything. The restaurant hosts fundraisers for countless local organizations and schools on Monday and Tuesday nights (20% of your bill when you turn in your receipt to the hostess goes toward the fundraiser!!). The ribs are the...More

Thank Kira B
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

We really enjoyed our family dinner at Franklin’s, in fact it’s probably the nicest meal I have had since I started working in this area a month ago. 3 of us had ribs (not me though and I must admit I had severe food envy!)...More

Thank AML1967
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

Good micro brews and beer selection. Enjoyed Belvedere vodka tonic this trip. People very friendly. Kyle was great waiter. Had fish and chips at table a bit to much batter. Pinot Grigio was very good. Salmon dish was good. I had chicken tender salad. Bit...More

Thank petersI6622IQ
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

As I travel the USA in my business life finding good quality places to eat sometimes is not an easy task. I've learnt however other than this site the best knowledge resides with the locals. This place is one of those places. Great freshly prepared...More

Thank andrewwc1961
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Questions & Answers
6 May 2018|
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Response from tlhjar | Reviewed this property |
My comments are the same as the others. 1st floor is accessible. The restaurant and general store are on the 1st floor. The bar is upstairs, although you can order drinks downstairs. We have never been upstairs on... More
Sarah H
15 March 2018|
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Response from tlhjar | Reviewed this property |
No. I think they take reservations for large groups. We've gone at lunch on a federal holiday Monday, at dinner both during the week and on the weekend, and we were seated soon every time. They have two floors... the... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5123 Baltimore Ave, Hyattsville, MD 20781-2042
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Hyattsville
  • Phone Number: +1 301-927-2740
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